The Students' Union at UWE news

The Students’ Union at UWE commits to tackling Period Poverty

The Students’ Union commits to tackling period poverty, in a bid to support students and remove the taboo around menstruation.

Why should you register to vote?

As you may know, on Thursday 23 May, the UK will be going to the polls for the next European Parliament elections. Although we are in a period of uncertainty, it is really important that you exercise your right to vote.

MOVE during the exam season!

The list of reasons why you should exercise is endless but, did you know exercising also has some direct stress reducing benefits? Physical activity has been proven to pump endorphins, boost production and help you sleep.

Society Awards Nominations 2019

The nominations for The Society Awards 2019 are in. Join us on Monday 20 May 2019 for one of the biggest social events for our societies.

Bristol Big Give 2019

Moving out of Bristol for the summer? Or are you just feeling the need for a deep cleanse of your personal space amongst all the deadline stress?

An overview of Multicultural Week

With the aim of raising awareness of the cultural and ethnic diversity here at UWE Bristol, Multicultural Week celebrated and educated students about diversity, spreading tolerance and respecting different beliefs and traditions. It was also an opportunity for students to experience different countries’ culture.

The health benefits of maintaining a sustainable lifestyle.

Sustainability - you would have heard us mention it a few times. Okay more than a few times but, in the last decade, sustainability has become an increasingly integral part of all of our lives. Here at The Students’ Union, we are not only committed to embedding sustainability into everything that we do, but we are here to make sure you are maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol work collaboratively to tackle Gender Based Violence

The Students’ Union at UWE and UWE Bristol take pro-active action and work collaboratively with students, staff and the city of Bristol to tackle Gender Based Violence.

The Welfare Awards 2019- Winners

The Welfare Awards were held at The Students’ Union at UWE on Monday 8 April. The awards recognise the hard work and dedication that both students and staff have put into supporting Welfare and wellbeing at UWE Bristol. Some key campaigns that our nominees have worked on include; Feel Good February, the #SpeakUp Campaign, Movember and Multicultural Week.

Welfare Awards 2019 Shortlist announced

Find out who has been shortlisted from the nominations for the Welfare Awards

A review of BYOB

Hey HallsLife! As you know by now, our favourite thing to do is to help you feel at home here at UWE Bristol and what’s the best way to do that? Why free food of course.

Student Experience Awards 2019- Award Winners

The Student Experience Awards were held at the M Shed on Bristol Harbourside, on Thursday 4 April. It was a night full of food, celebration and of course, awards. The evening celebrated the hard work, dedication and success of Student Reps and staff members across UWE Bristol.

Five reasons why you should stay hydrated with the Hydration Station

Water, isn’t it great? Here at The Students’ Union, we are here to make sure you get enough of the lovely stuff, with the Hydration Station. Take a look at our top five reasons for using the Hydration Station.

Could you be our next Student Trustee?

We are currently seeking two Student Trustees to sit on our Trustee Board to oversee the strategic direction of The Students’ Union and ensure we meet our vision of being recognised as a leading Students’ Union that all our students are proud of. We are looking for dynamic and highly committed individuals to apply.

The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol win at the 2019 South West Fairtrade Business Awards.

We are delighted to announce that The Students’ Union and UWE Bristol have won three awards at the 2019 South West Fairtrade Business Awards. The awards, which are now in their seventh year, celebrate organisations which are leading the way, in championing Fairtrade in the workplace.

Welfare Awards Guest speaker announced

VPCW Augusta announces Welfare Awards Guest speaker!

Jailbreak 2019 goes global

Congratulations to this year’s winning Jailbreak team who made it all the way to Qatar. This year, we wanted Jailbreak to be bigger than ever and our teams clearly got the memo, as they made it to Cyprus, Netherlands, Ukraine and of course, Qatar.