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Wed 9th September

International Welcome Week
9th September 5pm - 12th September 10pm
International Welcome Week

Thu 10th September

International Welcome Week
9th September 5pm - 12th September 10pm
International Welcome Week
Chip Shop Club
10th September 7pm - 17th December 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Thursdays are the new Frydays!

Fri 11th September

International Cricket Live
10:30am - 8pm
Ember Lounge
England v Australia ODI
Shrewsbury Networking Lunch
11am - 1pm
Shrewsbury Education and Conferencing Centre
Welcome Volunteer Lunch Briefing
11:30am - 4:30pm
Students' Union Boardroom, abv Ember Lounge, College Road, Stoke on Trent ST4 2DE
Aimed at volunteer Event Managers and Wayfinders for Project Welcome 2015, this training session will give you all the key information and skills you'll need to be excellent in your new volunteer role. Lunch is provided!
Shrewsbury Wild Goose Chase!
1pm - 3:30pm
Dinwoodie Lecture Theatre, Shrewsbury Education and Conferencing Centre
International Welcome Week
9th September 5pm - 12th September 10pm
International Welcome Week
Live Big Screen Sport
8pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge
Reading v Ipswich Town
!Friday!
9pm - 2am
Verve
Your first chance to experience a night at Verve with all your favorite drinks deals and promotions on as well as your favorite music to help kick start your Welcome Week 2015!

Sat 12th September

Big Screen Sport
noon - 8pm
Ember Lounge
Live Premier League Football
International Welcome Week
9th September 5pm - 12th September 10pm
International Welcome Week
Pizza and a Pint
8pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Buy and Pizza and grab yourself a free pint!
Stoke Campus Move In Party!
8pm - 3am
LRV and Verve
ITS FINALLY ARRIVED! The official move in party from your students union!

Sun 13th September

Live Big Screen Sport
noon - 7pm
Ember Lounge
Live Sport at Ember Lounge
BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.
REWIND
9pm - 3am
LRV and Verve
Its time to rewind and do it all over again!
Stafford Campus Move in Party!
9pm - 3am
Lounge and Legends
Celebrating everyone's move to university and the first ice breaker of the year!

Mon 14th September

Music Department Welcome Week Pub Quiz
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Legends
The Music Department Welcome Week Pub Quiz Monday 14th September 3.30pm in Legends. Come and get to know each other over a couple of drinks at a relaxing informal end of the day pub quiz!
Theme Park Society (Meet & Greet)
4pm - 6pm
Ember Lounge
Why not join us in the Ember Lounge to meet some amazing people and also have the chance to pre pre drink at the same time. #everyoneisawinner
Film & TV Department Welcome Week Pub Quiz
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Legends
Film & TV Department Welcome Week Pub Quiz Monday 14th September 4.30pm in Legends. Come and get to know each other over a couple of drinks at a relaxing informal end of the day pub quiz!
Tabletop Roleplaying Freshers GIAG
14th September 5pm - 18th September 9pm
Top Floor, Beacon Building
One-shot taster sessions of assorted tabletop RPGs. First time players welcome!
Themed Food Night - BBQ in The Quad
5pm - 8pm
The Lounge
Enjoy food based on a different theme each week
BOGOF Burgers
7pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Every Monday at Ember Lounge
Monday Night Football
8pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge
West Ham v Newcastle
Comedy with Stu Goldsmith, Freddy Quinne & Tom Little
9pm - 11:59pm
Lounge and Legends
Have your sides burst with Comedy Night featuring; Stu Goldsmith, Freddy Quinne & Tom Little

Tue 15th September

SCARLETTES CHEERLEADING SQUAD BAKE SALE
noon - 3pm
OUTSIDE LRV AND OUTSIDE EMBER LOUNGE
*** SCARLETTES BAKE SALE *** Fundraiser for Cheerleading equipment !
BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.
Tabletop Roleplaying Freshers GIAG
14th September 5pm - 18th September 9pm
Top Floor, Beacon Building
One-shot taster sessions of assorted tabletop RPGs. First time players welcome!
Band-e-oke
9pm - 11:59pm
Legends
Karaoke with a live band!
Super Funk Roller Disco
9pm - 2am
LRV
Super Funk Roller Disco - 80's all the way!!

Wed 16th September

Smooth Riding Bicycle Smoothie Making - Velo Bikes
11am - 3pm
Brindley Square, Leek Road Campus
Don't let deflated tyre or a faulty brake deflate your fun over Welcome Week. Bring your Bicycle along to get a free service from the Velo Bike team and try your hand at making a smoothie the Bicycle way!
Tea in the Tipi
11am - 3pm
Leek Road - outside Union shop
Re-fresh and chill away from the fair, come & grab a free tea in the tipi with the GreenPad Sustainability team!
Archery Give It a Go
4pm - 6pm
YMCA - Stoke
Archery give it a go - try something different!
Tabletop Roleplaying Freshers GIAG
14th September 5pm - 18th September 9pm
Top Floor, Beacon Building
One-shot taster sessions of assorted tabletop RPGs. First time players welcome!
Buy one Pizza get 2 drinks FREE
5pm - 8pm
Lounge
Buy one Pizza get 2 drinks FREE. 5pm - 8pm
Staffs Cosplay Society GIAG
6pm - 8pm
B184, Brindley Building, Leek Road, Stoke Campus
Taster session to get some people more familiar with cosplay as well as getting to know each other.
Gobble - Back 2 Skool
9pm - 3am
LRV
Stafford Campus Sports and Societies Meet and Greet (Club night)
9:30pm - 2am
Legends
Clubs & Societies meet & greet club night.

Thu 17th September

Freshers Fair (Stafford)
9am - 4pm
Stafford Campus
Advertising at the Societies fair
Archery Give It a go!
4pm - 6pm
Beaconside Sports Centre (outside)
give it a go - try something different!
Basketball Men's (Stoke) Give It a Go
4pm - 6pm
SSMSC Sports Hall
Basketball give it a go - try something different!
BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.
The Film Society and MARVEL Society Present: Movie Night (GIAG)
4pm - 9:30pm
LT001, Ashley Building
In collaboration with the Film Society, the MARVEL Society are holding their first ever Movie Night! Come along for an Avengers Double Bill: Avengers Assemble and Age Of Ultron (Membership not required)
Tabletop Roleplaying Freshers GIAG
14th September 5pm - 18th September 9pm
Top Floor, Beacon Building
One-shot taster sessions of assorted tabletop RPGs. First time players welcome!
Chip Shop Club
17th September 7pm - 24th December 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Thursdays are the new Frydays!
GIAG: Stokeappella
7:30pm - 9pm
BG35 & BG36
Cricket give it a go session
8pm - 10pm
Stanley Matthews Sports centre
Cricket give it a go session, your chance to meet the committee and hopefully new teammates. Also to find out about other important information (membership, league structures and social events). Look forward to seeing you!
Gobble - Back 2 Skool
9pm - 3am
LRV

Fri 18th September

Hockey Give It A Go Session
2pm - 4pm
Astro
Come along to our Give It A Go session to find out whether hockey is the sport for you! We cater for all different types of ability so there is no pressure and we can help you to improve your skills on the pitch. It is also a great way to keep
Mens and Womens Volleyball GIAG
2pm - 4pm
SSMSC Sports Hall
If you are interested in playing volleyball during your time at Staffs, come to this event!
Tabletop Roleplaying Freshers GIAG
14th September 5pm - 18th September 9pm
Top Floor, Beacon Building
One-shot taster sessions of assorted tabletop RPGs. First time players welcome!
GIAG- Games
5pm - 6pm
B184
Fun games, snacks
Theme Park Society (Meet & Greet)
5pm - 7pm
The Lounge
Why not join us in the Lounge to meet some amazing people and also have the chance to pre pre drink at the same time. #everyoneisawinner
Staffs Cosplay Society GIAG
6pm - 8pm
B184, Brindley Building, Leek Road, Stoke Campus
Taster session to get some people more familiar with cosplay as well as getting to know each other.
Stafford Christian Union Introductory Session
6:30pm - midnight
Aston Common Room
Intoductory session for the Stafford CU. Will include food and a guest speaker.
Live Big Screen Sport
7:30pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge
Rugby Union World Cup & Championship Football
Mukky Duck - Pirate Party with Captain Morgan!
9pm - 3am
Legends and Lounge
Get your pirate hats on for a swashbuckling night
Refresh
9pm - 3am
LRV and Verve
Refresh. Where you'd rather be!

Sat 19th September

Big Screen Sport
noon - 8pm
Ember Lounge
Live Premier League Football
Archery Give it a go!
1pm - 3pm
Beaconside Sports Centre (outside)
give it a go - try something different!
Trampolining Give It A Go
4pm - 6pm
Sir Stanley Matthews Sports Hall
Come along and give trampolining a go for free! We welcome everyone from beginners to experienced bouncers, look Forward to seeing you there!
Theme Park Society's Ferris Meal (GIAG)
5pm - 10pm
Frankie & Bennys Stoke (Meet at Ember Lounge)
Celebrate your first weekend at Uni with a thrilling meal at Frankie & Benny's You know you deserve it!
Pizza and a Pint
8pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Buy and Pizza and grab yourself a free pint!

Sun 20th September

American Football Give It a Go
11am - 3pm
SSMSC Pitches
give it a go - try something different!
Hockey Give It A Go Session
noon - 2pm
Astro
Come along to our Give It A Go session to find out whether hockey is the sport for you! We cater for all different types of ability so there is no pressure and we can help you to improve your skills on the pitch. It is also a great way to keep f
Live Big Screen Sport
noon - 7pm
Ember Lounge
Live Sport at Ember Lounge
Give it a Go Football Session
2pm - 5pm
Beaconside Sport Centre Astro Pitches
Give it a Go Football Session. 20th of September 2pm-5pm Beaconside Astro Pitches
Mens and Womens Volleyball GIAG
2pm - 4pm
SSMSC Sports Hall
Come and see us if you are interested in playing volleyball during your time here at Staffs!!
BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.
Trampolining Give It A Go
4pm - 6pm
Sir Stanley Matthews Sports Hall
Come along and give trampolining a go for free! We welcome everyone from beginners to experienced bouncers, look Forward to seeing you there!
Theme Park Society Laser Battle (GIAG)
6pm - 8pm
TenPin Stafford (Meeting at Lounge)
The ultimate sci-fi action adventure for all students; you'll love the adrenaline pumping exhilaration of stalking your opponents and unleashing volleys of laser fire in the battle zone of the 21st century. This is no video game - this is REAL!

Mon 21st September

LGBT+ Tea and Coffee Meet
3pm - 6pm
Ember Lounge
Our regular casual meeting, held in Ember Lounge, where we just have a friendly chit-chat over some food and drink.
MYTH Sign Ups
5pm - 9pm
Red Lecture Theater, Octagon Building, Stafford Campus
Meet and Greet as well as sign ups for this semester's MYTH games.
Give it a Go! Mountain Biking
6pm - 8pm
BG46
Come and Check out the Mountain Biking Club here at Staffs!
RCSF revamped
6pm - 8pm
september room student union buiding
We welcome all new and existing members of Redeemed Christian Student Fellowship. We're coming together to share, have fun and bring new ideas to the table. What other way to start a new school year but with God and in fellowship. :)
BOGOF Burgers
7pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Every Monday at Ember Lounge
Women Rugby Union GIAG
7pm - 8pm
SSCMS Playing Field
For any female interest in playing Rugby Union here at Staffs!

Tue 22nd September

BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.
AmDram
5:30pm - 7:30pm
BG35 & BG36
Karaoke and Cocktails
7pm - 1:30am
Lounge
If you don't like singing at least try one of our yummy cocktails.
Karaoke with DJ Sherz!
9pm - 1am
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Every Tuesday at Ember Lounge

Wed 23rd September

Buy one Pizza get 2 drinks FREE
5pm - 8pm
Lounge
Buy one Pizza get 2 drinks FREE. 5pm - 8pm
Staffs TV GIAG
5pm - 9pm
Stafford TV Studio
Join us as we rehearse for our live show-Officer Question Time. Practice using our HD studio cameras, have a go at Vision Mixing, or directing. Then join us for our live show the week after where you can put your practice to the test
Gobble
9pm - 3am
LRV

Thu 24th September

BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.
GIAG: AmDram
5:30pm - 7:30pm
BG35 & BG36
Chip Shop Club
24th September 7pm - 31st December 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Thursdays are the new Frydays!

Fri 25th September

Live Big Screen Sport
7:30pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge
Fulham v QPR
Mukky Duck - Hall Wars
9pm - 3am
Legends and lounge
Represent your hall for an army themed night.

Sat 26th September

Big Screen Sport
noon - 8pm
Ember Lounge
Live Premier League Football
Pizza and a Pint
8pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Buy and Pizza and grab yourself a free pint!

Sun 27th September

Live Big Screen Sport
noon - 7pm
Ember Lounge
Live Sport at Ember Lounge
BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.

Mon 28th September

BOGOF Burgers
7pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Every Monday at Ember Lounge
Monday Night Football
8pm - 10pm
Ember Lounge
West Brom v Everton

Tue 29th September

BOGOF Burgers
4pm - 8pm
Lounge
Burgers BOGOF every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Excludes Ultimate Burger.
Karaoke and Cocktails
7pm - 1:30am
Lounge
If you don't like singing at least try one of our yummy cocktails.
Karaoke with DJ Sherz!
9pm - 1am
Ember Lounge, Stoke
Every Tuesday at Ember Lounge

Wed 30th September

Buy one Pizza get 2 drinks FREE
5pm - 8pm
Lounge
Buy one Pizza get 2 drinks FREE. 5pm - 8pm
Gobble - Army
9pm - 3am
LRV