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What’s On This Week: Feb 12th – Feb 18th 2018

By studentcomms 08 Feb 2018

There are lots of fantastic student events taking place across our campuses this week!


Free CPR training 

When: Monday, 12th February – hourly slots between 10.00am and 4.00pm in the Business School

Become a lifesaver with this need-to-know training from the British Heart Foundation.

CVs and LinkedIn Workshop 

When: Monday, 12th February – 1.00pm-2.00pm in Brooks

Find out all the hints and tips to make your CV and LinkedIn stand out from the crowd.

Screening: Before the Flood 

When: Monday, 12th February – 2.00pm-3.45pm in the Business School

Explore the impact of man-made global warming in this screening of Leonardo DiCaprio's award winning documentary.

Screening: A Plastic Ocean 

When: Tuesday, 13th February – 12.30pm-1.00pm in the Business School

Prepare to be astounded as this documentary brings to light the consequences that our global disposable lifestyle are having on the oceans.

Procrastination workshop 

When: Tuesday, 13th February – 2.00pm-3.00pm in the Business School

Come along to identify and overcome all the things that stop you from getting on with your university work.

How to present like a professional 

When: Tuesday, 13th February – 2.00pm-3.00pm in John Dalton

Get top tips on how to prepare and structure a professional presentation, deal with any nerves and impress your audience. Don’t miss out, book today.

Going beyond Google: finding academic information for your assignments 

When: Wednesday, 14th February – 10.00am-11.00am in the Business School

This hands-on workshop will help you to get straight to the quality academic research that you need for your assignments, without having to sift through lots of Google search pages.

Colombian Ambassador to Deliver Peace Process Lecture 

When: Wednesday, 14th February – 10.45am-11.45am in the Business School

Head down to this interesting guest lecture to learn about Colombia’s recent landmark peace deal and how it will shape their future.

Bike Maintenance 

When: Wednesday, 14th February – 12.30pm-2.30pm in The Union

In this practical session you’ll be taught how to carry out checks and repairs on your bike, keeping you safe whilst saving you time and money.

Recycling Game 

When: Friday, 16th February – 12.00pm-2.00pm at Brooks

Get involved to test your knowledge with this fun game, find out how you can ‘recycle right’ and even pick up a free sustainability-themed gift!

Screening: What the health.

When: Friday, 16th February – 2.00pm-3.45pm in the Business School

This groundbreaking documentary exposes the collusion and corruption in government and big businesses that is costing us trillions in health care and keeping us sick – don’t miss out.

Sports Development Session – Team Cohesion and Communication 

When: Friday, 16th February – 2.00pm-4.00pm at The Union

Part of a sports club or interested in having a career in sports management? Come along to this development session and get practice advice from experts in the field!


Did you know that students can get free tickets for upcoming shows at the Axis Arts Centre? Find out more here.

Endnote Online: taking the pain out of organising your references 

When: Tuesday, 13th February – 11.00am-12.00pm in the Library Seminar Room

Find out how Endnote can help you with your academic studies in this useful workshop.

Probe – Now You See It 

When: Tuesday, 13th February – 7.30pm onwards at the Axis Arts Centre

Come along and enjoy a performance that marries straight talking dance with story-telling, anecdotes and a little bit of magic.

Skills+ SPSS Workshop 

When: Wednesday, 14th February – 10.00am-12.00pm in Seeley

Need some help with SPSS, Excel and Data Analysis in a supportive environment? Then this is the workshop for you.

Yoga for all 

When: Wednesday, 14th February – 11am-12pm in the Exercise and Sport Science building

Take a break to rejuvenate your spirit with this yoga session for all abilities.

Skills+ Wellbeing workshop: creative making activities with clay 

When: Wednesday, 14th February – 12.00pm-2.00pm in Seeley

Join likeminded students and staff and immerse yourself in this creative making session.

Karaoke at The Bar 

When: Friday, 16th February – 8.00pm onwards in the Student Zone

Get the weekend started and show off your vocal talents at this much-loved night.

Get in touch

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