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Candidates Announced - By Election & NUS

Candidates announced for The Leadership Race By-Elections and NUS Delegtions

 
The Students' Union at UWE are the first SU to commit to the International SDG Accord

We're pleased to announce The Students' Union have committed to do more to deliver the goals of the SDG accord.

 
Have your chance to win £500 cash!
Win £500 by completing this survey

We want to hear from you! The closing date is 5 November 2017 and students will be entered into a draw to win £500 or one of 10 £50 runner-up prizes.

 
World Mental Health Day at UWE
World Mental Health Day 2017

On 10 October, The Students' Union and UWE Bristol celebrated World Mental Health Day with a host of activities designed to get students involved together.

 
Five Reasons to become a Part-Time Officer
Join In, Speak Up, Be More at The Students' Union

We asked the current part-time Officers what they loved about their roles. read on to see why you should be standing for a position in the current By-elections!

 
Five things to remember if you're standing in the By-elections
By-elections 2017

If you're standing for a position in the 2017 By-elections, here's a little bit about what you can expect if you're elected...

 
Win £200 with UWE Design Competition
UWE, an inspiring place

UWE Bristol and The Students’ Union are giving students the chance to win £200 and have your very own design featured on an internal wall of Frenchay Campus.

 
Win £100 Amazon Vouchers with our Student Wellbeing Survey
World Mental Health Day 2017

This World Mental Health Day we are launching our own Student Wellbeing Survey. Take part for the chance to win £100 Amazon Vouchers along with other prizes.

 
Get involved with Big Green Week 2017
Big Green Week 2017

Big Green Week runs from 9 - 13 October and celebrates all things eco-friendly and sustainable. Find out how you can get involved here...

 
Road Closures Affecting Frenchay Traffic
Frenchay Campus

Between 9 - 27 October there will be ongoing roadworks and overnight closures in the surrounding areas of Frenchay Campus. Find out which areas are affected here.

 
Unite Students Share Ideas For Good Mental Health
World Mental Health Day 2017

For World Mental Health Day 2017, we've teamed up with accommodation provider Unite Students to give you ideas for good mental wellbeing. Find out what they recommend here...

 
Applications Now Open for UWE Bristol Student Experience Funds
Student Experience Fund Applications

Are you part of a society that could do with some extra funding or have an idea that needs financial support? Apply for a Student Experience Grant from UWE Bristol.

 
10 Reasons to Stand as a Department Rep
Stand as a department rep at UWE

Not sure whether to stand to be a Department Rep? Have a read and see if we can convince you.

 
By-elections 2017 nominations open
By-elections 2017

We are on the lookout for passionate students to take the lead - do you have what it takes? Represent over 28,000 UWE students and stand in the 2017 elections.

 
Colour Run to kick off Varsity Series 2017-18
Varsity Colour Run at Frenchay Campus

Varsity 2017-18 is launching next week with its famous Colour Run at Frenchay Campus. Find out how to get involved with the event on Wednesday 4 October here.

 
Need help with Student Accommodation?
The Advice Centre at The Students' Union

Sian Hampson, your VP Community and Welfare, explains how Marks Out Of Tenency could help you with your student accommodation issues and needs.

 
Glenside Colour Run raises over £900
Glenside Colour Run 2017

On Friday 22 September, the Students' Union Presidents ran the Glenside Colour Run in aid of PAPYRUS Charity.

 
Starting the Academic Year
Zain Choudhry, President

Your President, Zain Choudhry, talks about starting the new academic year at UWE Bristol and what positive change he hopes to see this year.

 
UWE Women's Football retain Varsity trophy in extra time!

UWE Women's Football left it to extra time to beat University of Bristol in nail biting game which saw UWE have to come from behind twice.

 
The first to receive NUS Responsible Futures Accreditation

The first UK University to receive the accreditation at the Environmental Association of Universities Conference (EAUC).

 
UWE Ultimate Frisbee bring home the trophies again: Find out how they got on in Italy

UWE Ultimate Frisbee sent a mixed team over to Rimini in Italy to play university teams from around Britain in a beach tournament.

 
Rep Of The Month March

As part of our drive to reward and recognise our Student Reps we have introduced a Rep of the Month Award. This award is given to a Rep who has gone above and beyond their duties to bring issues to the attention of staff, make positive changes and engage students in their academic experience.

 
I can't always access the books I need

There are now 1-million e-books available through the Library online

 
Technical Supervisor

The Students' Union is looking for a Technical Supervisor to work approximately 12 hours a week with some weekends included.

 
Technical Assistant

The Students' Union is seeking a Technical Assistant with a working knowledge of sound and lighting equipment to work 12 hours a week.

 
Venue Assistants (Frenchay)

Looking for part-time work? We're looking for hardworking staff to work at our busy bar on Frenchay campus!

 
Five Reasons To Go To The Closing Festival
UWE Freshers Closing Festival - Saturday 30 September

Our Closing Festival this Saturday is the perfect way to round off your Freshers experience. Here's why...

 
The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol Success at Green Gown Awards

Thursday 10 November 2016 marked the annual EAUC’s (Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges) Green Gown Awards. Not only did we have the honour of being one of the 115 shortlisted finalists, The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol picked up a collaborative total of four of the prestigious awards, as well as being highly commended twice.

 
Events Assistant

The Students’ Union is looking for a fixed-term Events Assistant to support the Assistant Manager (Events) in overseeing and managing the entertainment programme of The Students’ Union at UWE, so as to meet the needs and expectations of its students

 
Retail Supervisor (Term-Time)

The Students' Union is looking for two Retail Supervisors to work at Glenside and Bower Ashton to support the Retail Manager in the day to day operation of the campus shops.

 
Stock Handler

The Students' Union is looking for a Stock Handler to assist the Commercial Manager in the control, operation, supervision and maintenance of all goods and systems of the main storerooms at Frenchay Campus.

 
Meet Our New Sustainability Committee

The Sustainability Committee is a new opportunity for students who are passionate about sustainability to innovate and have the power to create positive change throughout UWE and beyond. On Thursday 23rd March 2017 we held an AGM-style meeting to elect our new Theme Leaders, read about who they are and what they wish to do in their role!

 
UWE Bristol Triumph at International Green Gown Awards

The Students' Union and UWE Bristol have triumphed at the most prestigious sustainability awards ceremony in the education sector, the International Green Gown Awards!

 
Students’ Union and UWE Bristol Success at Green Gown Awards 2016

Thursday 10th November 2016 marked the annual EAUC’s (Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges) Green Gown Awards. Not only did we have the honour of being one of the 115 shortlisted finalists, The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol picked up a collaborative total of four of the prestigious awards, as well as being highly commended twice.

 
Vote in the By-Elections
Vote in the By-Elections

Who will you choose?

 
Moving in with new Housemates – Our Top Tips
Moving In

For those of you who will be moving in with new people to start university, whether on campus, or in the centre of town, it can be strange. Here are our top tips for living with new people.

 
Sustainability Survey

Want to win £500? We want to hear from you.

 
Black History Month: Global Majority Campaign

This October we celebrate the culture, history and achievements of Britain's African and Caribbean communities

 
Varsity Darts: 9 November
Varsity Darts

A sell out last year, Varsity Darts is back bigger and better than ever