Thursday 27 September 2018

You will need to book in advance for most events (except those which say 'No booking required').

Many events are repeated throughout the week - check out what's on when. You only need to book for one of each event.

Check locations on the campus map.

Student Groups Fair 

  • 10.00am – 4.00pm 
  • Students’ Union Square, O2 Academy and The Scholar, Percy Gee Building 
  • No booking required

Whatever you’re enthusiastic about, there’s a Students’ Union society for you, from baking to burlesque, cheerleading to chess, hiking to hip hop. There are societies for many different nationalities and cultures, for every shade of politics, and for many academic subjects, as well as performance societies covering all aspects of music, dance and theatre. Find a society that matches your interests, or take this opportunity to try something completely new.

Freshers' Fair 

  • 10.00am – 4.00pm 
  • Marquee on the Events Square 
  • No booking required

Get your hands on freebies and exclusive discounts at Fresher's Fair with your favourite shops and brands brought to you on campus by your Students’ Union.

Drop in: Long Term Medical Conditions 

  • 12.00pm – 1.00pm 
  • AccessAbility Office, ground floor, Fielding Johnson Building South Wing 
  • No booking required

This session is for students with a specific learning, difficulty, disability, or long-term physical or mental health condition to make contact with the AccessAbility Centre and arrange an appointment for a fuller discussion with a Study Adviser at a time to suit, or to drop off evidence.

Table Talk Lunch 

  • 12.30pm – 2.30pm 
  • Chaplaincy 
  • No booking required

Drop in to share a simple lunch and conversation. Talk, laugh, discuss the meaningful things in life - and make new friends at the same time. Everyone welcome!

Global Goals: Realise your potential 

  • 3.00pm – 4.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suites 1 and 2, Fielding Johnson Building South Wing

If you want to translate your interests into positive action, fight inequality, stop climate change or design sustainable cities, this is for you. Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or an activist, this workshop will show you how to realise and increase your potential using UN Global Goals which map the most pressing issues facing today’s society, helping you find ways to make the world a better place, your way.

Global Welcome Dinner

The Global Welcome Dinner gives you the opportunity to make new friends from around the world, immerse yourself in British culture and take part in fun activities. Share your experience and get a free dinner whilst you're at it!

WORD! Spoken Word!

WORD! was shortlisted for the Best UK Regular Spoken Word Night in 2017 – give it a go or come along to hear some of the UK’s most inspirational speakers.