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Movember: Look Up

Happy Friday and as we continue our journey this Movember I would like to share with you the act of kindness we would like you to embark on this coming week.

 
Movember: Brighten Someone’s Day with a Compliment

Every single person on this planet is affected by this pandemic in a completely different way. It’s been such a tough year for everyone.

 
Real Time Bus Display Screens

The University have real time display screens across the campuses which show a live feed of bus and train times, and the UB1 timetable - what do you think?

 
ReVamp the UniZone!

Student feedback said that the existing UniZone ticket (discount train ticket) was not inclusive and inaccessible for all students, and therefore a petition has been launched to lobby Southern Rail to reconsider the pricing structure, eligibility and reach of the UniZone ticket.

 
Your Students' Union update in response to guidelines and university comms

We understand there are lots of questions and concerns surrounding this but want to assure you that your Students’ Union is working as quickly and efficiently as we can, to bring you transparent and up to date communications.

 
Check Out Quarantea & Biscuits at BSU

Wondering what Brighton SU is doing during these strange months? Check out our Quarantea and Biscuits campaign

 
BSU Statement on University response to new national restrictions - What this means for students

BSU statement on university response to new national restrictions - What this means for students.

 
Movember: Checking up on a friend

Mental health is something that we all could suffer from, and it’s high time we put the focus on our men so that we can rise up as a community, united and supportive of one another.

 
November to Movember

Welcome to the 11th month of the year, November! Or as some may know it as; Movember.

 
Response to remote delivery for semester 2

We are aware that the decision to continue the blended learning experience for Semester 2 is not what most students want to hear, however understandable given the ongoing pandemic we are all living through.

 
BSU Government response

Some of you might have seen the latest government guidelines around social distancing and gatherings. We know that coming to University under these circumstances is worrying but please know that Brighton Students’ Union is here for you every step of the way.

 
Brighton Students’ Union COVID-19 update

Brighton Students’ Union has decided to work remotely for the wellbeing and safety of our staff and students.

 
Recognise these faces?

Coming onto campus and have a question? Why not ask these lovely people!

 
Black History Month 2020

It's Black History Month this October - a month dedicated to celebrating African and Caribbean communities throughout history.

 
Where to get free STD kits?

It’s not just staying safe from COVID that we need to remember and prioritise, it's also staying safe in ourselves.

 
BSU Housing Campaign: updates

We have been campaigning for landlords to allow students to end tenancies or reduce rent during COVID-19. Keep up with the latest updates.

 
Starting up a difficult conversation

Finding the confidence to talk to new people on any level can be a challenge. So, what happens when you start to feel unwell in a new environment? It’s time to get a cup of tea on we think!

 
COVID vs Freshers' Flu

Have any of you been feeling under the weather lately? Worried it’s COVID? Don’t worry, we’ve prepped for this.

 
Health Series: Grocery shopping with COVID

We are halfway through Welcome Week here at Brighton, anyone needing to get some grocery shopping in?

 
Health Series: Staying safe in a shared space

It’s the second day of Welcome Week here at Brighton, and today’s topic should help all of you who are moving into some of our student accommodation across the next few days!

 
Health Series: Registering with a GP

So, you’ve just moved to Brighton – awesome! But have you remembered to sign up to a local GP service yet?

 
Freshers' Unplugged REVEAL!

We are SUPER excited to finally announce ‘Freshers Unplugged’ and can confirm that we will be bringing you a whole load of virtual events, pop up gazebos & interactive fair for this year’s Freshers’ Fortnight from September 26th – October 16th

 
What to expect from Freshers' 2020?

It’s Friday, and you know what that means! Freshers’ Friday. We know there’s a lot of uncertainty in the world right now ~ but there’s one thing you can always count on... and that’s Brighton Students’ Union working hard to make sure that you have peace of mind.

 
Things to bring to University for Freshers' | Blog 3

Want some advice for Freshers 2020? Checkout our latest blog series in collaboration with your SU Officer team.

 
How to get involved in freshers' & beyond | Blog 2

Want some advice for Freshers 2020? Checkout our latest blog series in collaboration with your SU Officer team.

 
Sharing your fresher’s experiences | Blog 1

Want some advice for Freshers 2020? Checkout our latest blog series in collaboration with your SU Officer team.

 
Freshers' 2020 | Is Live!

Wondering what our Freshers' 2020 plans are looking like? Then wonder no more...our website is now LIVE! Check it out!

 
Your 2020/21 Officer Team

Meet your Brighton Students' Union Officer Team 2020/21!

 
Pride Month at BSU

Pride Month has been and gone, but now, let's take some time to reflect and look back on why we celebrate Pride!

 
A Matter of Safety and Awareness

An important message from your brand new VP Welfare, Evangeline. What are we discussing? Smurfs.

 
A look back & a look forward

We think it’s fair to say that this academic year has been filled with many testing moments... let's take a trip down memory lane as we mentally pop this year into our save files and update for the next academic year.

 
Thank you to our 2019/20 Officer Team

You may not have seen them all the time but your officers have been working hard behind the scenes all year round to fight for your student rights, ensuring that you're getting the best quality education, experience, and welfare support while you’re at Brighton. Now, it's time to say farewell...

 
MEET YOUR NEW BSU TEAM 2020/21

You voted, and the results are in! It's time to meet your brand new BSU Exec team 2020/21!

 
Vote, Vote, Vote!

Ahead of Voting week, where four full-time officer roles and three National Union of Students (NUS) conference delegate spaces are up for grabs; we have pulled together some of our voting top tips!

 
Farewell Vice President Activities, Suzie!

A summary of the campaigns and initiatives I've implemented whilst at BSU

 
Access to Sport Hardship Fund

Access to Sport Hardship Fund

 
Fossil Fuel Divestment Declaration

Fossil Fuel Divestment Declaration

 
Campaigns

CHECK OUT WHAT YOUR OFFICERS HAVE BEEN UP TO!