The Students' Union at UWE news

NUS Green Impact Award Win

The Students’ Union at UWE won the overall NUS Green Impact Award for a Commercial Union after being rated Excellent at The NUS Awards 2017.

 
10 Things I Achieved This Year

This job has been one of the best things I have ever done. There is no way I can deny that. It has also been one of the most challenging experiences of my life. Sabbatical life is unreal, hectic, and testing. It is also fun, rewarding, and inspiring.

 
ACE Art Exhibition at the Arnolfini

Collaborative art exhibition inspired by the work of charities the Za Foundation and Humanatis

 
One year down, one more to go.

A year later and we are already at handover week again – time really does fly by when you are having fun! My year as Vice President Education has been an invaluable experience.

 
Alumni Sports Day 2017

We are proud to announce the first Alumni Sports Event, that invites and welcomes former UWE Bristol students back to play their sport that they once lived and breathed.

 
VP Societies and Communications: End of Year

Eleven months later, I’m sat at my desk in The Students’ Union reflecting on what I have managed to achieve this year. The experience of the elections, individual projects, working alongside staff, the university directorate and the students has been an opportunity that I will never forget.

 
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.

 
Green is the New Gold..

In a bid to cut down on waste, UWE Athletics have teamed up with The Green Team.

 
UWE Athletics complete Blaise Castle

UWE Athletics Cross Country team took on the third fixture of the season on home turf; the venue? Blaise Castle. It's known for its difficult rocky terrain that would challenge the most seasoned athlete plus the challenge of completing a 6k and 10k course. It was extremely cold but thankfully we had incredible banter to warm us up.

 
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.