Interview with 1999-2000 Vice President (Welfare) Clare Clark
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“Amazing – once in a lifetime.” Clare reflects on her transformative experience as Vice President (Welfare).

Your Questions Answered!
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Your Programme Reps and Part Time Officers attended rep conference in November and asked key University staff members questions all things relating to facilities to improve your student experience.

Interview with 2014-16 President Daisy Giuliano
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“Fun. Transformative. Memories for life.” Daisy reviews her time as elected Union President.

3 takeaways from the School of Arts rep forum
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Representing the interests of Arts students at the rep conference - Art and Media Officer Nina Cupric updates on behalf of her team of reps in the school.

February is LGBTQ+ History Month

February is LGBT+ History Month - and from awareness activities to special offers - we've got it all!

4 brand new Rep Successes
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Student reps are feeding back to the Union and representing YOU on your chosen programme. Your nominated reps are making amazing changes that have a huge impact on a range of things including moving deadlines, placement opportunities and extra support from academic staff.

Representing your academic interests - Placements
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My name is Kimberley Chadbourne and I am the Part Time Officer for Social and Community Studies. I submitted an idea to the Ideas Forum which was approved at summit which suggested that students (particularly in Health and Social Care but potentially also in Education) be given a minimum amount of notice of where they have been allocated. I have an update on mine and the Union’s work on this below.

Representing your interests – Academic Societies
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Nicole opens about her experience as a Part Time Officer and exciting plans for a new academic society for Education.

BREAKING: Basshunter confirmed for Freshers 2019
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Eurodance sensation Basshunter has joined Love Island's Luke Kempner as part of your star-studded Freshers' Fortnight line-up!

Computer says "yes"
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Your Union of Students have been horsing around all in the name of benefitting you. Here's every freebie you will ever need, courtesy of IT Services.

7 huge updates from Student Summit
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You incited change. Here's an update on everything you've asked for.

Representing your Interests at Rep Conference

Wednesday 27th November saw the annual Union of Students representative conference. The Union's Part Time Officer for Education Council, Chris Winson, reflects on some of the key points from the academic discussion within the panel debate.

Representing your interests - Buxton
A Union Representative speaks into a microphone at the Programme Rep Conference.

Your questions answered about changes relating to Buxton students...

Compassion in Education Conference
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Education Chair Chris Winson reports on his experience at the first ever Compassion in Education Conference.

NUS-SOS Sustainability Summit

Angharad Evans, Officer for Ethics and Environment reports back from the NUS Sustainability Summit...

Derby Uni has gone Anonymous

Who even are you?!

Leadership Retreat 2019

The Education Councillor for Human Sciences, Wayne McFarland, reflects on his time at Leadership Retreat 2019.