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Making friends

Check out the latest blog from Abby, your Vice-President (Welfare)...

Thu 31 Aug 2017 Union of Students

A new era

It's exciting times at your Union of Students...

Wed 26 Jul 2017 Union of Students


We now have a regular meeting time. This means every week on Tuesdays @ 5pm we will be seeing each other. The location for each week will be determine...

Tue 11 Oct 2016 We Are Uncharted

Remember to 'Tap In'

For this academic year, the University are introducing a new system for attendance monitoring...

Mon 10 Oct 2016 Union of Students

Make a difference by saving water

As part of the University of Derby’s Water Saving Campaign, Derby University has been working in partnership with Severn Trent Water to help you save ...

Wed 28 Sep 2016 Sustainability

Sports Club Taster Sessions

Thinking about joining a sports club?...

Thu 15 Sep 2016 Sports

IMPORTANT: Phishing Alert

Please be aware of a new email scam taking place across universities...

Tue 14 Jun 2016 Union of Students

Free printing!

Exciting news for Derby Uni students!...

Mon 13 Jun 2016 Union of Students

Derby Uni student nominated in the BUCS Awards 2016

Congrats Lyddia!...

Fri 27 May 2016 Union of Students

Pack for good!

This year Student Living and UDSU are joining forces in a charity initiative to stop waste going to landfill and also raise money for British Heart Fo...

Tue 19 Apr 2016 Sustainability

Union Awards 2016 Winners!

Check out who took home the prizes in this year's Union Awards...

Tue 12 Apr 2016 Union of Students

Elections Results!

Official results of the 2016 #UDSUelections...

Mon 29 Feb 2016 Union of Students

NUS HEA Survey

All students at the University of Derby can be in with a chance of winning £500 by completing our online confidential survey about your time at univer...

Tue 02 Feb 2016 Sustainability

RAG Activity Afternoon

Student Parents Society...

Sat 28 Nov 2015 Student Parents

Why I’d rather watch Mad Max: Fury Road than Netflix’s new series Jessica Jones

by Emma Ward, Feminism Society President...

Sun 22 Nov 2015 Feminism

Upcoming Events

Paintball X Lasertag Taster Lasertag
27th September 8pm - 10pm
Willows Sports Centre
The Paintball X Lasertag society is running a free Lasertag event at Megazone (opposite Derby College) which is open to everyone from 8pm to 10pm!
Psychology Meet & Greet Drinks
28th September 7pm - midnight
The Orange Tree
First event of the year is a social drink where you can meet other members of the society and your committee over a cocktail or two. It would be lovely if you could make it on the night :)
Societies Leadership Residential Weekend
29th September 4pm - 1st October 1pm
Chicks (Meet at Kedleston Road)
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Rock Rock Society presents Welcome Bash
4th October 8pm - 11pm
67 Bridge Street.
Derby US Rock Society presents Welcome Bash We will be hosting rock themed games & challenges with a chance to win prizes. Meet new people and have some fun. £1 Members £2 Non-Members
Nursing Future Mental Health Nursing Conference
9th October 8am - 7pm
The International Convention Centre, Birmingham
Expect a day filled with inspiring talks and interactive workshops. Ticket price includes return coach to Birmingham.
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Nursing Nursing Times Careers Live
12th October 9am - 5pm
Birmingham Conference Centre
Attend Nursing Times Careers Live and you will have the opportunity to meet with employers from across the country with immediate vacancies to fill. You can also attend the free conference programme. Ticket includes return coach to Birmingham.
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Nursing Ghost Walk
26th October 7:30pm - 10pm
The Old Bell, Derby
During this 2 hour tour you’ll be taken back in time to learn the brutal history of The Old Bell which is full of death, deceit and mystery! Includes a late supper.
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Nursing Monopoly Challenge - Raise and Give Event
26th November 8am - 7pm
Sponsored team challenge to walk/take public transport to locate as many monopoly locations as possible and provide photo evidence that your team made it! Fancy dress theme in your team is encouraged! Return coach to London and t-shirt included.
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Nursing Christmas Party
14th December 7pm - 2am
Revolution, Derby
Don't miss our Christmas Party with plenty of good food, drink and dancing! 3 course meal included.
Nursing RCN Congress Belfast
14th May 6am - 15th May 8pm
Waterfront Arena, Belfast
Attend the RCN Congress in Belfast for 2 days. Return flight and accommodation for 1 night included. VERY LIMITED PLACES so book quickly to avoid missing out! Remember to register with RCN for your free entry to Congress.
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Your officer trustees

Union President
Grace Suszek
Oversees the Union and all it does
Vice President (Community)
Charlotte Gauja
For Societies, RAG and Student Media
Vice President (Sport)
Connor Todd
Competitive sport and BUCS games
Vice President (Welfare)
Abby Wilson
Advice, health and more
Vice President (Academic Affairs)
Megan Hill
For all things education and course based