A Guide To Student Budgeting

By Callum Maguire So you’ve bought your textbooks, you’ve blown a small fresher’s fortune and the nail of accommodation payments has been hammered into your financial...

Disability History Month

By Diana Isajeva, Students’ with Disabilities Campaign Officer. November 22nd marks the start of  disability history month and, the lovely NUS Wales disabled students officer Diana...

Islamaphobia Awareness Month

By Karsen Breanne, Swansea University Islamic Society. It’s Islamophobia awareness month and, Karsen Breanne from Swansea University Islamic society ( ISOC) provided information on why...

My Education Demo Experience

Earlier this month, on a miserably cold morning of Wednesday 4th November, a small but enthusiastic delegation travelled from Swansea University Students’ Union to...

PTO Campaign

Following on from the recent Part-Time Officer election, in the next few weeks the Students’ Union will be launching its Part-Time Officer Campaign. The...

Cymraeg: Cyweliad â’ch Swyddog Materion Cymraeg Newydd / English: Get to...

Cymraeg Yr wythnos ddiwethaf, penodwyd myfyrwraig Cymraeg Lauren Evans yn Swyddog Materion Cymraeg. Pleidleisiodd myfyrwyr Abertawe dros swyddogion rhan amser mewn etholiad ar-lein a fydd...

Student Forum: YES or NO?

Situated in the coffee side of JC’s, a small number of the student body gathered for student forum on the 10th of November. Turned...

Welcome to the Hangover of Life!

Your Students’ Union Welfare Officer, Lloyd Harris, takes a look at Mental Wealth and the stigma surrounding mental illness. The hype of Swansea Freshers’ fortnight...

TV licensing: What’s the deal?

A guide for freshers, returning students and their parents. Moving into accommodation at university isn’t easy. We all get that. You’ve left the confines of...

Living with strangers

Let’s face it. People aren’t all that great. They have the ability to really suck at times. As you’re well into your life as...

Lock ‘yer gaff!!!

Students are being asked just to make sure they Lock their Doors and Windows when they leave their accommodation, even if they are just...

Bay store opens after long wait

On Tuesday 27th October, the Tesco express store on Bay campus opened its doors to the public - more than month after most students...

Charity Week 2015

In a packed Islamic society (ISOC) calendar, there is nothing quite as exciting as charity week. Charity week is a fantastic initiative which first...

Your Union FTOs: Full Time Dedication

So we’re over month into the academic year and as a result we’re over a month into the tenures of our FTOs. So what...

Students warned of risk if found without a TV license

Statistics just released from TV Licensing have said 352 18-25 year olds from Swansea, Port Talbot and Neath were caught without a TV license....

What’s it like to be a disabled student?

Starting university is a tough and uncertain time for anyone. But if you’re a student with a disability, you may feel extra confused at...

Will uni be right for me?

Decisions. We're always making them - like when to pop out to buy a pint of milk and a paper, when to order a...

Students’ Union in website overhaul

Swansea University Students' Union has finally unveiled an overhauled website, as promised by the newly elected president in his manifesto. Lewys Aron, who was elected...

So you’ve been accepted to Swansea

  So you've got your results back and got that email from UCAS. You've likely been inundated with notifications, from your Gran congratulating you in...

University faces tough questions as Piercy resigns

Swansea University is facing hard questions over why it allowed the toxic reign of Prof Nigel Piercy to go on for so long, following his resignation this week. The...

Tributes paid to SU staff member Ben Rees

The students' union has paid tribute to one of its staff members, Ben Rees, who died while on a trip to Berlin. Ben, 23, from...