Staffordshire University Students' Union news

Best Bar None Once Again!

Did you know that our Union Venues have (once again) received Gold Standard ‘Best Bar None’?

 
Staffs Cheer Squad making us #ProudToBeStaffs

The Scorpions killed it in recent ICE cooler competition!

 
Esports Varsity win for Staffs! #WeAreTheStampede

The Staffordshire Stampede Esports team took on the Keele Krakens in the battle for the tile of Esports Varsity 2019 champions

 
Easter Opening Times

What services are open from your Students' Union over the break

 
Varsity 2019: The final score!

A massive well done to all the clubs who played this year's Varsity!

 
Student Group Election Results
Student group Election Results

Student Group elections results 2019/2020 have been released!

 
There's #NoExcuse for Islamaphobia and hate crime at Staffs

Find out how you can be an #UPSTANDERnotbystander

 
Top tips for keeping your home safe and secure

Find out the best ways to keep your home safe and secure

 
5 Artists That Prove You Shouldn't Miss a Coffee House Slot

Check out the previous artist's we've had through the Coffee House Sessions and see why you shouldn't miss the next ones!

 
Plastic, The Slow Tsunami

Join our exciting campaign as we bring an exciting art project to campus!

 
Telford & Wrekin Leisure

Discounted Membership for Shrewsbury Students!

 
Your #BetterStaffs

Top things to take away from the #BetterStaffs

 
PANTS Campaign!

Giving pants to Brighter Futures!

 
Forward Planning

What will the officer team be working on moving forward?

 
Stoke Fundraising Nurses

Raised big money for Dougie Mac!

 
Get to know... Cheerleading!

Get to know the student-led groups at Staffs, this time feat. the Staffordshire Scorpions!

 
Student Voice Month!

A summary of Student Voice Month's Key Events

 
Mental Health Month: A Student Story

"I opened up to other people about my mental and realised I wasn’t alone"

 
Top tips for walking home and staying safe

Find out the best ways to stay safe when walking home, grabbing a take-away or heading out at night

 
#WorldMentalHealthDay 2018 at Staffs
Image of the Mental Health and Wellbeing Month branding - blue/green background with head shape crea

Highlights from and key parts of the day.

 
Staffs Growing Concern: Celebrating National Allotment Week!
Growing concern leader Katherine looking at runner beans

We catch up with gardening society, Growing Concern, for National Allotment Week.

 
My Top 3 UK Theme Parks
Roller Coaster Image

It's high summer, so as a 'coaster lover, here's my Top 3 Theme Parks

 
DIY Pizza

Ready in 5 minutes.
Costs £1 per person.

 
Slow Cooked Fajita Chicken

Ready in 2+ hours.
Costs £9.85 for 4 servings.

 
Your Students’ Union venues are ‘Best Bar None’ GOLD!

We've won a ‘Best Bar None’ Gold Accredited Award!

 
Huge success at #TheGreatDonate 2018!

12 bags of duvets, 11 crates of food, 5 bags of bedding and 5 boxes of cleaning products...

 
Keeping your data safe - GDPR

Take a look at our GDP-aRticle for an exciting GDPR update

 
Tash's Top Tips for dealing with stress

5 top tips from Vice-President Tash Crump to help with stress levels this Mental Health Awareness Week

 
Proud to be Staffs - Student Experience Awards

Thanks to all the fantastic staff and Student Groups who help make an incredible experience here at Staffordshire University

 
Can You Go A Month Without Plastic?

More than 8 million tons of plastic are dumped in our oceans every year. Half of it comes from disposable plastics that are only used once before being thrown away.

 
The Great Plastic Pick Up

We're getting involved with the nations biggest litter pick!

 
Eco Ember Refurb

The new look Ember Lounge doesn't just look great, it has some environmental credentials to match

 
Be a Green Heart Champion ??
The Climate Coalition

THE CLIMATE COALITION ARE SHOWING THE LOVE FOR THE PEOPLE, PLACES AND LIFE WE DON'T WANT TO LOSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE

 
We're Switched On To Turning Off - Resource Report
Watts Happening

The 2017/18 utility update is here - and it's more good news!

 
SSS 2018 - Your chance to win £200
SSS2018 Win £200 of Vouchers

Complete the SSS2018 and enter the competition to win £200 of supermarket vouchers

 
Reducing our Carbon Emissions With Enterprise
Emission Impossible

With help from Enterprise we've made nearly 3000 miles of driving in to an eco-dream.

 
The Great Donate 2018

Be part of something big, volunteer with the Great Donate 2018

 
Our Recycling Update
Trash Talk

We're not rubbish at recycling...

 
The Winners of our 'Snap for Cash' Competition!
Snap 4 Cash

Our lucky winners bagged themsleves £20 cash after entering our competition.

 
Our Survey Says...
Had your say?

Over 90% of students want action on single use plastic.

 
£20 for a photo? Keep reading to find out more...

You said, we’ve done. Over the last few years we’ve heard from lots of you about how difficult it is to recycle your rubbish in Uni halls and that sounds like a real Pane in the Glass!

 
Sustainable Union: Green Conversations in London
NUS HQ, London

Vice President Sam Pillow travelled to London last week for his quarterly Environmental Sustainability Advisory Board meeting at NUS headquarters. There the group spent the time planning a better involvement with parliament, upcoming sustainability campaigns for national universities to adopt, and a big ask for lecturers.

 
Fairtrade Fortnight 2018 - Come on in
Fairtrade Fortnight

From the 26th February to March 11th the Fairtrade Foundation are celebrating ethical trade - Come on in

 
Diversity Fashion Show 2018: Get Involved

Staffordshire University Students’ Union Diversity Fashion Show is returning in March 2018 – and we need you! Do you want to gain some amazing experience alongside your degree, or just take part in something fun for a great cause?

 
National Tree Week

It was Tree-mendous

 
Dr. Bike Returns To Ember Square For 2017-18
Dr Bike

Dr Bike is returning to Ember Square to give your bike a free check-up and offer advice about renting a bike for a year!