It's not easy being green, but as one of our core Game Changers we encourage sustainability wherever we can.

As a Union we're here to support students, and lead the way to help keep it green with Eco Tips, supporting Green Themed Student Groups or running green campaigns.


Green Week 2020
Green Week 2020
Making it easier for you to be green
Ember Lounge | Verve | Squeeze Box | Awareness and Campaigns | Game Changer/Campaign | Sustainable Union
Double Meat-Free Stamps | Green Week
Ember Lounge & Verve
Redeem this offer with your Meat-Free Loyalty card at Ember & Verve
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Find out about Green Week and #GiveItAGrow
Ember Square
Pick up a free seed packet and pot and #GiveItAGrow to win prizes.
Featured Events | Sustainable Union
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust on Campus
Ember Lounge
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust is your local wildlife charity dedicated to looking after Staffordshire's wildlife and wild places.
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Squeezebox Nights | Zine Making
Squeezebox Cafe
We're keeping everyone's favourite coffee shop open late on Tuesday evenings for free #GiveItAGo activities!
Squeeze Box | Arts, Media and Music | Give it a Go | Sustainable Union
Your Views On Recycling In Halls
We want to know your views on recycling in halls
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Clothes Swap & Plant Sale
Flaxman Building
Swap til you drop!
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Tell us your thoughts for a chance to win £500
Fancy winning £500

Let us know what skills your looking to get from your degree and you could win £500.

5 ways your Union made a #BetterStaffs from your big ideas

Any student can submit an idea they think will improve the experience at Staffordshire University on the Students' Union website

SMART for Sustainability

We’re always working to reduce our impact on the planet from the Students’ Union. Here's how.

Staffordshire University Mountaineering Club 2019-2020

A summary of what we have achieved as a committee this year

Uni Recycling - what YOU said

Totally Rubbish or Bincredible? We asked students in Halls about on campus recycling!

Live in Halls? Free Ben & Jerrys? Pt.2

Fancy your chances at winning your halls 50 tubs of FREE ben & Jerry's?

Proud to be Hog Friendly
Hedgehog in leaves

Proud To Be a Hedgehog Friendly Campus!
Here at Staffs - our students and staff alike have been aiming to help and protect our hedgehogs!

Have a Very Eco Christmas

We Ho-Ho-Hope you have yourself a very merry-environmentally-friendly Christmas. Take a look at these top tips to enjoy yourself without sacrificing the environment too!

Sustainable Christmas Gifts

We all love to give and receive thoughtful gifts, watching the reactions of loved ones as they open them on Christmas Day. This year, why not give an even more thoughtful gift, something they can keep forever, an experience they will never forget or something that will encourage them to be more eco-conscious.

10 Ways to be More Sustainable this Christmas

10 Ways to be more sutainable this christmas from Washi tape, to newspaper some of these just might surprise you!

6 questions, 2 minutes ?, 1 litre of ice cream!

Help your hall win a massive delivery of Ben & Jerry’s by completing the Student Switch Off Climate Change quiz

Calling all students! Win £500 with NUS!

You could win up to £500 by telling us the skills you want from your degree!

Student Switch Off - Free Ben & Jerry's huh?
Become an ambassador

Pretty much the only way to have more ice cream and less climate change if you're in halls then make sure to find out more.

Can we REALLY achieve Climate Change targets?

Find out how you can help as part of our #SustainableUnion!

Scam Letter - Were you a victim?
Scam Alert

Students living in Stoke may have been sent a fake 'letter' from the council - here's the truth.

Work Available for Students @ NUS

Short term paid work opportunities in the NUS Sustainability team - perfect for students.

Fairtrade Fortnight 2019


Meat Free Monday: Double Stamps

Doubling your stamps for one day only!



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