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There's loads of things you can join us in doing during your time at university. From fundraising and volunteering to sports and social societies. We even have our own newspaper and radio station if you're a budding journalist. Go on, have a look around!

Sports Events

Pole Fitness Pole Fitness Give It a Go #2
30th September 5pm - 6:30pm
Kirtley Hall, University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Come and try out Pole Fitness - find your love for fitness and body confidence in our tree frogs family. All freshers are welcome to join in!
Dance Dance Give It a Go
30th September 6pm - 8pm
Kirtley Dance Studio (Kedleston)
Come try out our give it a go session, even if you've never danced before!
Give it a Go
Table Tennis Table Tennis - Give It A Go
1st October 6pm - 7:30pm
Kirtley Hall, Kedleston Road
Come along to our Give It A Go session, this session is an opportunity for you to just pick up a bat and play. Equipment will be provided if you do not have your own.
Give it a Go
Pool & Snooker Pool and Snooker Give-It-A-Go #3
4th October 5pm - 8pm
The Corn Exchange Sports Bar Derby
Looking to meet new people and have a good time? Whether you’re a complete beginner or a professional player, come along to our GIAGs to see what it’s like!
Give it a Go
Rugby Union Women's Give it a Go Session
4th October 6pm - 7:30pm
4G Pitch Kedleston Road
Come give Women's Rugby a go! Whether you're a complete beginner or have multiple years of experience, come and get involved!
Give it a Go
Equestrian Equestrian Team Trials
5th October 9am - 1pm
Long Lane Equestrian Centre
Sign up now to Trial for our BUCS Equestrian Teams for your chance to represent the University on one of our 2 BUCS Teams or our Friendly League Team!
Pool & Snooker Pool and Snooker Give-It-A-Go #4
5th October 5pm - 8pm
The Corn Exchange Sports Bar Derby
Looking to meet new people and have a good time? Whether you’re a complete beginner or a professional player, come along to our GIAGs to see what it’s like!
Give it a Go
Snowsports Snowsport GIAG
6th October 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Tamworth Snowdome
Snowsport Give it a go session at Tamworth Snowdome.
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Give it a Go
Equestrian Equestrian Give-It-A-Go
12th October 9am - 1pm
Long Lane Equestrian Centre
Ever wanted to try horse riding? Been out of the saddle for a few years? Or a keen rider looking to learn more? The this is the event for you! Join in on our Give-It-A-Go session, open to all abilities!
Give it a Go
 
 
 

Society Events

Computing Computing Society Give It a Go
29th September 2pm - 4pm
MS122 (Markeaton Street)
Come and join us at Markeaton campus room 122 to experience some VR goodness. Everyone is welcome :)
Ballroom & Latin Dance Give It A Go #1
29th September 5pm - 6:30pm
TBC
Not sure if the Ballroom and Latin Society is for you? Then come and try a session for free at our Give It A Go!
Give it a Go
Christian Union CU Freshers 2021: Q&A Night
29th September 7pm - 8:30pm
YADA, 58 Green Lane, Derby, DE1 1RP
Join us at YADA for an evening of answering your questions about Jesus, the Bible and all things Christian! This event is for everyone - so if you want to listen in on questions asked, or have a question yourself, we'd love to give a response!
Give it a Go | Freshers/Refreshers
Christian Union CU Freshers 2021: Dial-a-doughnut
30th September 11am - 1pm
Kedleston Road Campus
Got a question about Christianity, Jesus, the Bible or more? We'd love to give a go at answering them! If you send us your question and we answer it, you get a free doughnut - no catch, as simple as that!
Give it a Go | Freshers/Refreshers
Femology Femology Society Give It a Go Quiz
30th September 1pm - 3pm
A quiz event with different fun subjects to allow potential society members to get to know others especially freshers.
Hallyu Wave #2 Give it a Go
30th September 4pm - 6pm
N103
Join us for free at our second Give it a Go session this Thursday 30th of September at room N103 in Kedleston Road. Anyone can join so come meet us!
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Art Give It A Go!
30th September 4pm - 6pm
Come and find out what the Art Society is all about! An afternoon of coffee, cake and fun drawing games! At Britania Mill, Room: BM117
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Psychology Psychology Society Give It a Go
30th September 4pm - 5pm
T110 (Kedleston Road)
Come and join the Psychology society for a relaxed meet and greet and pub-quiz style Kahoot. Refreshments available!
Christian Union CU Freshers 2021: Try CU, Try Church (GIAG)
30th September 7pm - 8:30pm
One Friar Gate Square Campus
Our Give-It-A-Go session this year is a taster of what CU is like! We'll be hosting a mini meeting, alongside hosting student pastors from local churches in Derby to explain and promote their church. Don't worry, we'll bring the food and drinks!
Give it a Go | Freshers/Refreshers
Ballroom & Latin Dance Give It A Go #2
1st October 5pm - 6pm
Not sure if the Ballroom and Latin Society is for you? Then come and try a session for free at our Give It A Go.
Give it a Go
Christian Union CU Freshers 2021: Games Night
1st October 7pm - 8:30pm
YADA, 58 Green Lane, Derby, DE1 1RP
Back by popular demand! We have our annual games night and we'd love for you to join us. Our event involves a short talk, games (lots of them!) and fun!
Give it a Go | Freshers/Refreshers
Nursing Freshers Virtual Quiz
1st October 7pm - 9pm
Virtual
This is an opportunity to join other students for a fun evening of quizzing. The quiz will be made up of three general knowledge rounds and you will be provided with a link to your answer sheet on the night. The event will be held using Zoom
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Give it a Go | ATTR – Virtual (online) Event
Christian Union CU Freshers 2021: Church Search #2
3rd October 10am - noon
Derby
Never been to church? Haven't been for a while? We'd love to help you find a place to call home away from home in a new city.
Give it a Go | Freshers/Refreshers
History History Society Welcome Pub Quiz
4th October 7pm - 9:30pm
Revolution Derby
Welcome pub quiz for the Derby History Society.
Derby University Guides & Scouts DUGS Give It a Go Session
6th October 7pm - 9pm
Room TBC, University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Give it a Go session with casual activities: spaghetti and marshmallow towers and paracord key chains.
Art Give It A Go #2
7th October 4pm - 6pm
Come and find out what the Art Society is all about! At Britania Mill, Room: BM117
Give it a Go
Occupational Therapy DOTS Dog Walk
10th October 10:30am - noon
Meet at the cafe on Markeaton Park, have a walk, a brew and a natter! Dogs welcome but not a requirement.
Law HALOWEEN @ REVS
28th October 7:30pm - 1am
Revolution, The Strand, Derby
LET'S GET DRESSED FOR A HALOWEEN PARTY!!
 
 
 

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