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How I got involved and became a rep and hero!

Aaron Spencer (bottom left), welcome hero and programme rep talks about his experience with union and how you can get involved too....

Wed 17 Oct 2018 Union of Students - Academic

What means the most to Derby students?

What do Derby students want to change about their experience at the University of Derby and how can it be done? Read more!...

Mon 15 Oct 2018 Union of Students - Academic

Unions wins International Women's Day award

The Union of Students has been announced as a winner in the International Women’s Day’s #PressforProgress Best Practice Competition...

Mon 15 Oct 2018 Union of Students

Derby Does University Challenge

Fancy your odds at University Challenge? Want to be on TV?...

Thu 11 Oct 2018 Union of Students

Insect Show!

2018 Derby and Nottinghamshire Entomological Society Annual Insect Show!...

Mon 08 Oct 2018 Biosciences

Derby Internship Programme is now live

Mon 08 Oct 2018 Biosciences

Behind the scenes with Radio 1 - Monday 24th September

Radio 1's Student Tour is coming to Derby! The Radio 1 bus will be parked up outside the Sports Centre all day with Radio 1 ambassadors hosting com...

Thu 20 Sep 2018 Union of Students

Welcome hero & college officer gives top tips for freshers

I'm Anisha Johal, your elected College Officer for Humanities, and here is a blog I wrote for the university with my top tips for new students arrivin...

Tue 11 Sep 2018 Union of Students - Academic

An international student’s guide to moving countries

International student and Blends employee Marketa gives us her top 3 tips when moving to a new place...

Fri 07 Sep 2018 Union of Students

How we represented your interests - 2017/18

Announcing the first annual report that attempts to summarise: Everything you have been saying to us in the past year How the union has sought to ...

Sat 25 Aug 2018 Student Leadership

Elected Representatives Leadership Retreat

Elected officers and representatives of the union took part in a leadership retreat in the Peak District to develop their skills and plan how they wil...

Fri 17 Aug 2018 Union of Students - Academic

Work with us! Loads of awesome job vacancies live NOW

The Union of Students employs over 100 members of staff, who all strive to put students first and improve the university experience for all. Join ...

Fri 03 Aug 2018 Union of Students

End of College of Engineering and Technology project

This summer the Union of Students have been working with the College of Engineering and Technology and the University of Derby on a project which was ...

Thu 26 Jul 2018 Union of Students

Closure of The Dome Shop

Thu 12 Jul 2018 Union of Students

*NEW* College of Engineering and Technology project

The Union of Students has been working with the College of Engineering and Technology and the University of Derby to bring together an exciting projec...

Mon 25 Jun 2018 Union of Students
 

Upcoming Events

Marketing Bustler Market Talk
18th October 5:30pm - 8pm
Meet at KR Starbucks
*First Meeting* Stuart Costen, who runs social pages for Bustler Market and LoveDerby is coming in to talk to us about customer attraction and sharing some exciting opportunities for our Students. - Everyone is Welcome -
Snowsports AVALANCHE
18th October 7pm - 3am
Orange Tree Derby
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Primary Education Wear pink cancer research charity fundraiser
19th October 8am - 8pm
University of Derby
On the 19th October, the Primary Education society will be having their first charity fundraiser for cancer research. All you have to do to get involved is wear pink and donate....There may even be a prize for the pinkest person!
Snowsports Recreation
19th October 8pm - 9pm
Tamworth Snodome
Cost £5 pp ticket
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Snowsports Week 3 - Lessons
19th October 8pm - 9pm
Union of Students People’s Vote March for the Future
20th October 8am - 5pm
Interested in politics? Never been to London? Or just fancy being part of a national movement? Then sign up! First come first served.
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Union of Students Trip to Liverpool
20th October 8am - 6pm
*** UPDATE THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT***
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Nursing -
20th October 8:45am - 5pm
The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre
Nursing Nursing Times Careers Fair
20th October 8:45am - 5pm
The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre
Looking to take charge of your career goals and discover where nursing could take you? Attend Nursing Times Careers Live Birmingham to benefit from a range of expert advice from award-winning nurses to guide you on your career path !
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Snowsports KINGS round 1
20th October 2:30pm - 10pm
Ackers Adventure
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Rock Rock Society Give it a Go
20th October 7pm - 9pm
TBC
Try out or sports clubs and societies with our Give it a Go programme
Snowsports SCAREFEST x BOSSD
21st October noon - 9pm
Alton Towers
Snowsports Stoke Training
23rd October 8pm - 9pm
stoke ski centre
£12 pp
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Sociology Sociology Society - Debate
24th October 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Friar Gate
Regular Debate
Biosciences Halloween Movie Night
25th October 7:30pm - 10pm
The Orange Tree
Hocus Pocus Halloween Movie Night at the Orange Tree

Your officer trustees

Union President
Abby Wilson
Oversees the Union and all it does
Vice President (Community)
Charlie Bell
For RAG, volunteering and student media
Vice President (Activities)
Daniella Quill
Competitive sport and societies
Vice President (Welfare)
Jacob Blatherwick
Advice, health and more
Vice President (Education)
Scarlet Moss
For all things education and course based