Events in November

Wed 20th November

Emergency First Aid at Work Course
9am - 4pm
Students' Union Boardroom abv. Ember Lounge
Learn how to save a life with this discounted one day course delivered by Staffordshire First Aid Training.
First Staffs Labour Students Society meeting
2pm - 4pm
Ember Lounge Sideroom
First Staffs Labour Students Society meeting, introduction of the society and registration to vote.
Pitch-side Bake Sale #Movember
2pm - 4pm
3G Pitch
Treat yo'self to some baked goods in aid of men's mental health charity, Movember UK
Stallions vs Union Team Members Charity Football Match
2pm - 4pm
Sports Centre
Come down, join in with the raffle and support the cause!
Student Members Meeting
6:30pm - 8pm
T003/004, Beacon Building, College Road
Every student is welcome to join us in our annual Members Meeting!
Fencing for Beginners
7pm - 8:30pm
LRV
Come along and #GiveItAGo for free!
Gatsby Gobble #Movember
10pm - 3am
LRV & Verve
Suit up and hit the most glamorous party in town as we host Gatsby Gobble down at LRV!

Thu 21st November

Street Food Central
10am - 2pm
Ember Square
Treat yourself every Thursday
HIV Testing Van on Campus
noon - 6pm
Various
One fingerprick and 20 minutes is all it takes to test for HIV!
Don't Rush to Rent
6pm - 7pm
Ember Lounge Side Room
Thinking about accommodation for next year? Here's how to avoid the pitfalls of renting!
Self-Defence @ Blackheath Lane
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Beacon Sports & Fitness Centre
Stay safe and have fun doing it!
Bass Movement
10pm - 2am
Verve

Fri 22nd November

Staffs' Got Talent Auditions
11am - 3pm
Union Boardroom 1
Welcome to Staffs' Got Talent!
NEW Cocktail Fridays
7pm - 11:59pm
Ember Lounge
NEW for 2019/2020 - a pitcher of your favourite Ember Lounge cocktail for just £10, every Friday evening from 7pm!
Flashback Friday!
10pm - 3am
LRV
All your favourite throwbacks from retro pop and indie to classic rock and more!

Sat 23rd November

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament
9am - 11pm
LRV
The Video Games Union hosts a Smash Ultimate tournament on campus!
Webinar with Lewis from Ubisoft
2pm - 3pm
T003/004 Beacon Building
Lewis Thompson - an amazing Weapons Artist at Ubisoft (and Staffs Alumni) will be doing a Webinar for GDS next week!

Sun 24th November

A Night Of Variety
6:30pm - 9pm
Leek Road Venue
A Night of Acting, Singing, and Dancing. Presented by the Amateur Dramatics Society, to raise money for Movember.
The Big #Movember Quiz
7pm - 11pm
Ember Lounge
Every Sunday evening from 7pm, the Ember Lounge hosts your favourite local quiz night. Tonight is a #Movember special!

Mon 25th November

Jiu Jitsu
7pm - 9pm
LRV
A weekly self-defense class in the LRV.
Movie Mondays: The Best Man Holiday
7:30pm - 11pm
Film Theatre
Movie Mondays are the perfect way to get your weekly film fix! This week: The Best Man Holiday!
Altsoc Hip Hop
10pm - 1am
Verve
A night celebrating both mainstream and underground hip hop music brought to you by the alternative society.

Tue 26th November

Safety and Security Day
9:30am - 2:30pm
Student Hub
Come to the Student Hub to find out more about how you can look after yourselves and others in our Staffs community.
SqueezeBox Nights
5pm - 7pm
SqueezeBox
Crafts, Activities & More!
Weekly Poker Tournament
6pm - 11:30pm
Verve
Our weekly Poker tournament game held on a Tuesday at Verve, 6 PM. £2.50 buy-in.
Karaoke @ Ember
9:30pm - midnight
Ember Lounge
Every Tuesday you have the opportunity to be the star, at our weekly Ember Lounge karaoke nights! EXCLUSIVE: This week, start your night earlier with live coverage of the Champions' League from 7pm!

Wed 27th November

Postgraduate Open Event
4pm - 7pm
The Science Centre
Learn more about the subjects you're interested in by talking to lecturers and students that are directly involved!
Fencing for Beginners
7pm - 8:30pm
LRV
Come along and #GiveItAGo for free!
Gobble
10pm - 3am
LRV & Verve
Your favourite night of the week with the cheesiest tunes, every Wednesday at LRV!

Thu 28th November

Street Food Central
10am - 2pm
Ember Square
Treat yourself every Thursday
Student Switch Off - Halls Visit
noon - 5pm
Meeting at Reslife
Join the SSO as they visit halls to promote their campaign. Students have the chance to win prizes, free ben & jerry's and to save the planet too :)
One Staffs Cafe Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinner
6pm - 8pm
Brindley Food Court
Join us and celebrate this festive holiday season with food and thanks with the One Staffs Cafe!
Self-Defence @ Blackheath Lane
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Beacon Sports & Fitness Centre
Stay safe and have fun doing it!

Fri 29th November

NEW Cocktail Fridays
7pm - 11:59pm
Ember Lounge
NEW for 2019/2020 - a pitcher of your favourite Ember Lounge cocktail for just £10, every Friday evening from 7pm!
Officers in the Spotlight
7pm - 9pm
TBC
Officers In The Spotlight is a show where students can attend and hold the elected officers to account and ask them anything that they believe needs to be answered.
Flashback Friday: 90s UV Bubble Party!
10pm - 3am
LRV
Dance your way back to the 90s with all the best retro pop and indie to classic rock and more!

Sat 30th November

Warwick Castle Trip
9am - 8pm
Warwick Castle (Warwick )
Experience a full day out with more than 1,100 years of jaw-dropping history, magic, myth and adventure at Warwick Castle!
All-In For Movember!
noon - 5pm
Verve
The Poker Society presents.... All-In For Movember! On 30th November at Verve, 12-5 PM. £2.50 Buy-in, £1 of which will go to charity. Re-buys are allowed.
Ibiza Hive
10pm - 5am
LRV and Verve
with guests Damon Hess // Jonathan Ulysses + support

Sun 1st December

The Big Quiz
7pm - 11pm
Ember Lounge
Every Sunday evening from 7pm, the Ember Lounge hosts your favourite local quiz night!

Mon 2nd December

Profs in the Pav: And Cursed be he that moves my bones.
5:30pm - 7pm
Beacon Building
Digital Solutions to Taboo Archaeology.
UK Coaching: Safeguarding and Protecting Children Workshop
6pm - 9pm
Location TBC
This workshop will raise your awareness of the tell-tale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.
Movie Mondays: Hidden Figures
7:30pm - 11pm
Flaxman Film Theatre
Movie Mondays are the perfect way to get your weekly film fix! This week: Hidden Figures!
Rock Karaoke
8pm - 11:59pm
Verve
All the fun of weekly karaoke but with a RAMS twist!

Tue 3rd December

Christmas Vintage Fair
10am - 5pm
LRV
Featuring our returning favorite vintage clothing stalls, and special stalls from Cartoon: Comic Arts and Illustration Students.
SqueezeBox Nights
5pm - 7pm
SqueezeBox
Crafts, Activities & More!
Weekly Poker Tournament
6pm - 11:30pm
Verve
Our weekly Poker tournament game held on a Tuesday at Verve, 6 PM. £2.50 buy-in.
Karaoke @ Ember
9:30pm - midnight
Ember Lounge
Every Tuesday you have the opportunity to be the star, at our weekly Ember Lounge karaoke nights! EXCLUSIVE: This week, start your night earlier with live coverage of the Champions' League from 7pm!

Wed 4th December

Counter Terrorism Training
1pm - 3pm
Students' Union Boardroom
Fencing for Beginners
7pm - 8:30pm
LRV
Come along and #GiveItAGo for free!
Pirate Gobble
10pm - 3am
LRV & Verve
Ahoy mateys! Take a voyage down to LRV to celebrate this week's Pirate Gobble!

Thu 5th December

Street Food Central
10am - 2pm
Ember Square
Treat yourself every Thursday
Bingo Lingo
6pm - 10:30pm
LRV
Christmas Special
Self-Defence @ Blackheath Lane
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Beacon Sports & Fitness Centre
Stay safe and have fun doing it!

Fri 6th December

NEW Cocktail Fridays
7pm - 11:59pm
Ember Lounge
NEW for 2019/2020 - a pitcher of your favourite Ember Lounge cocktail for just £10, every Friday evening from 7pm!
Staffs' Got Talent
7pm - 9pm
Ember Lounge
Welcome to Staffs Got Talent!
Flashback Friday!
10pm - 3am
LRV
All your favourite throwbacks from retro pop and indie to classic rock and more!

Sat 7th December

One Staffs Cafe Trip to Chester Christmas Markets
9:30am - 5pm
Chester
Celebrate the Festive Season with the One Staffs Cafe trip to the Chester Christmas Markets!

Sun 8th December

Extinction Rebellion Stoke Public Talk: Heading For Extinction
1pm - 4pm
Ember Side Room
FREE TALK where members of Extinction Rebellion will share the latest climate science on where our planet is heading, discuss some of the current psychology around climate change, and offer solutions through the study of social movements.
The Big Quiz
7pm - 11pm
Ember Lounge
Every Sunday evening from 7pm, the Ember Lounge hosts your favourite local quiz night!

Mon 9th December

Jiu Jitsu
7pm - 9pm
LRV
A weekly self-defense class in the LRV.
Movie Mondays: Last Holiday
7:30pm - 10pm
Flaxman Film Theatre
Movie Mondays are the perfect way to get your weekly film fix! This week: Last Holiday!

Tue 10th December

SqueezeBox Nights
5pm - 7pm
SqueezeBox
Crafts, Activities & More!
Weekly Poker Tournament
6pm - 11:30pm
Verve
Our weekly Poker tournament game held on a Tuesday at Verve, 6 PM. £2.50 buy-in. WE HAVE MOVED TO THURSDAY FOR THIS EVENT ONLY! Your first game with us doesn't require membership! Please come a long and "Give it a Go!"
Karaoke @ Ember
9:30pm - midnight
Ember Lounge
Every Tuesday you have the opportunity to be the star, at our weekly Ember Lounge karaoke nights! EXCLUSIVE: This week, start your night earlier with live coverage of the Champions' League from 7pm!

Wed 11th December

Fencing for Beginners
7pm - 8:30pm
LRV
Come along and #GiveItAGo for free!
Christmas Gobble
10pm - 3am
LRV & Verve
It's the end of the term but the festivities are just getting started! It's time for Christmas Gobble!

Thu 12th December

Self-Defence @ Blackheath Lane
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Beacon Sports & Fitness Centre
Stay safe and have fun doing it!

Fri 13th December

NEW Cocktail Fridays
7pm - 11:59pm
Ember Lounge
NEW for 2019/2020 - a pitcher of your favourite Ember Lounge cocktail for just £10, every Friday evening from 7pm!
Flashback Friday: Christmas Special
10pm - 3am
LRV
Singalong with all your favourite seasonal tunes as LRV presents a Christmas Flashback
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