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Are Ye Well – Nightline Service Now Available!

It’s that dreaded time of the year again – exam time! You may find yourself increasingly stressed with exams and coursework and we want to remind you that your SU are always here to answer any questions you have. But … Continue reading

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The Volunteering Excellency Awards – nominate now!

Queen’s students are known around the world for going that extra mile – that little bit further than just the educational experience. We’ve seen projects by Queen’s students that have literally transformed people’s lives. And they do all of this … Continue reading

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Walking like a Cowboy – Female Strength Training

So I signed up to the Female Strength Training course way back in January alongside Hannah Niblock, Student Officer Education, as one of our New Year’s resolutions that we all make to be healthier. I should perhaps rewind ever so … Continue reading

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Become a Diversity Ambassador!

At Queen’s Students’ Union we’re known for providing exciting opportunities for our students, such as InnovateHer, Inspiring Leaders, and Homework Clubs. This year we’re delighted to introduce a new scheme in Semester 2 – The Diversity Ambassadors Programme! But what … Continue reading

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Air Your Dirty Laundry…

So this week has been our QUB Sexy Time week, just in case you hadn’t noticed! So far we have had workshops on different types of sexuality, pleasure and consent. We have also had our ‘Condom Fairies’ out in force … Continue reading

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Bogs for All – Gender Neutral Toilets Across Campus

Last year Student Council passed a motion to look into the feasibility of introducing Gender Neutral Toilets in the Students’ Union, and when I started in this role in July this was one of my top priorities. I was determined … Continue reading

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Tips to help you survive exams!

In the next two weeks all of you will be going through the dreaded exam period – it’s never an easy time for any student whether you are a first or final year. So we have put together 6 top … Continue reading

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Guest Blog – How it feels to be a GB student at QUB

Before getting into the theme of my piece just thought I would introduce myself. My name is Ethan McLaughlin and I am a final year student, studying International Politics and Conflict Studies. I am looking forward to graduating and leaving, … Continue reading

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Guest Blog – The Trouble With Erasmus

  Over the next couple of weeks, members of the Student Welfare Action Group will be writing a number of welfare-related guest blogs, first up is Torrie McAfee a final year languages student who writes about the troubles she first … Continue reading

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What does sexual consent meant to you – join us at the QFT for a free screening and discussion of the award winning Hunting Ground

Next week on Wednesday 2nd December from 2:00pm – 4:30pm the School of Sociology, Social Work and Social Policy and Nexus NI are hosting a viewing of the critically acclaimed documentary, The Hunting Ground in the QFT. The event is entirely free for students … Continue reading

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