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Sleep-Out for Padley

The Union of Students are sleeping rough on the floor outside the Derby Cathedral to raise money for padley! Wanna get involved? Read more for info......

Mon 18 Mar 2019 Union of Students - Community

RAG chosen charities - applications now OPEN!

Every year RAG works with new chosen charities, raising lots of money for them and working alongside them to spread their important message. Applicati...

Fri 15 Mar 2019 Raise and Give

Election Results

The results of the Union Elections 2019!...

Fri 08 Mar 2019 Union of Students

we're representing you at Derby Theatre!

Thu 07 Mar 2019 Student Voice

the union awards - education. nominate staff and reps now!

You can nominate staff members who have gone above and beyond to support you or student reps who work hard to represent your academic interests....

Thu 07 Mar 2019 Education

Voting is now open!

Vote in the Elections and you could win £200!...

Thu 28 Feb 2019 Student Voice

I love myself because...

Find out more about our Valentines Event, and what students and staff had to say!...

Mon 18 Feb 2019 Education

When Sunil met Lizzie - a Union proposal

Today (8th February), we witnessed our first ever Union proposal - with student Sunil popping the question to girlfriend Lizzie in Blends at Kedleston...

Fri 08 Feb 2019 Union of Students

Ebikes celebrates 100,000 miles

Two new docking stations are due to be installed as part of the Derby ebikes scheme which has seen riders travel 100,000 miles in total since the sche...

Fri 08 Feb 2019 Union of Students

So, what happened at our debate?

Our ‘Have an Opinion’ debate on ‘value for money at university’ was held on Wednesday and here is a quick summary of what happened…...

Thu 07 Feb 2019 Student Voice

AGM Round Up

Details of the policies and motions passed at the AGM on 5th February 2019...

Tue 05 Feb 2019 Student Voice

Early bird? Night owl? Extended opening hours are in operation

Following your feedback - we have been working really hard with University staff to implement extended opening times. We know that having access to sp...

Wed 23 Jan 2019 Union of Students
 

Upcoming events

Raise and Give Amsterdam Trip Raffle!
19th March 12:02am - 19th March 11:59pm
Union of Students'
Fancy a free trip to Amsterdam for you and a friend? Of course you do! Buy your raffle ticket here. All proceeds go to our Raise and give nominated Charities.
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Liberation Women and Leadership Day
20th March 9:30am - 4pm
Multi-Faith Center, University of Derby, Kedleston Road
As part of women's history month the Union are hosting a women's conference. The conference will bring female students together to discuss topics such as career development, empowerment, health, personal safety and even more!
Snowsports SNOWSPORTS CHARITY EVENT
21st March 5:45pm - 10pm
Tamworth
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Marketing Marketing Beyond 2020 Event
21st March 7pm - 11:30pm
The Academy Bar, Kedleston Road Campus
Celebrate the end of the Festival of Marketing 2019, in support of local charity- Keep Audrina Dancing. A black tie event which includes a 2- course meal and a glass of prosecco on arrival.
Union of Students Colour Dash 2019
29th March noon - 3pm
Markeaton Park
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Union of Students Destresstival 2019
29th March noon - 5th April 5pm
Derby and Buxton
Join us for Destresstival - we'll have support, activities, information, freebies and fun with a focus on managing stress and stress relief.
Raise and Give Jailbreak 2019
2nd April midnight - 3rd April midnight
Jailbreak returns for 2019!
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Occupational Therapy Tanya Hartfield OT - My journey from a newly qualified OT into Independent Practice
3rd April 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Derby Uni - Kedleston Road
Tanya Hartfield OT - My journey from a newly qualified OT into Independent Practice
Archery Archery GIAG
6th April 3pm - 4:30pm
Strugess Field (by Markeaton Street Campus)
Try out or sports clubs and societies with our Give it a Go programme
Union of Students Varsity 2019
10th April 11am - 8pm
University of Hertfordshire
We are proud and excited to announce that our new Varsity partner for 2019 is... University of Hertfordshire!
Board and Card Gaming D.I.G.S Trip To Nationals
12th April noon - 14th April 10pm
Glasgow
Derby's Imagineers, Gaming, Warhammer and eSports Societies will be hosting our annual trip to the National Student Roleplaying and Wargaming Championships hosted at Bradford this year.
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Musical Theatre Bring It On! Saturday Matinee
13th April 12:30pm - 2pm
Academy, University of Derby, DE22 1GB
The Derby US Musical Theatre society presents Tony Award Winning Musical Bring It On!
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Musical Theatre Bring It On! Saturday Evening
13th April 7pm - 10pm
Academy, University of Derby, DE22 1GB
The Derby US Musical Theatre society presents Tony Award Winning Musical Bring It On!
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Musical Theatre Bring It On! Sunday Matinee
14th April 12:30pm - 2pm
Academy, University of Derby, DE22 1GB
The Derby US Musical Theatre society presents Tony Award Winning Musical Bring It On!
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Occupational Therapy ''BEAT charity event'' A night of games, popcorn and a secret film screening!
26th April 6pm - 10pm
Derby Uni - Kedleston Road
SLEEPOVER INVITATION A night of games, popcorn and a secret film screening! Show your support for BEAT, the UK's leading Eating Disorder Charity, by wearing your pajamas and having a ''sleepover'' with he Derby OT Society

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