The Meaning of Black History Month

, September 24, 2018

This October at UCA Students’ Union, we are celebrating Black History Month. Every year, millions of people across the UK come together to uplift black history – to remember the incredible achievements and cultural impact that black people have had in the UK and worldwide. Black History Month has been celebrated in different ways by […]

Statement about sex-for-rent exploitation in Canterbury

, September 17, 2018

In recent weeks, an investigation by Unified revealed that a number of Canterbury landlords have been luring students into exploitative sex-for-rent arrangements. The article explains how more than 10 landlords have admitted to taking women students as tenants – some of whom are international students – in exchange for regular sexual favours.   UCASU condemns […]

By-elections – October 2018

, September 17, 2018

This October UCASU will be hosting their annual By-Elections to elect the following positions: – 12 x Campus Executive Officers (comprising of 1 x BA / MA, 1 x FE, and 1 x Open Place part-time voluntary positions per campus) – 2 x NUS National Conference Delegates (1 x Open Place, 1 x Women’s Place) […]

Annual General Meeting

, September 6, 2018

Wednesday 26 September 2018 – 1pm Canterbury – Kirk Lecture Theatre // Epsom – Lecture Theatre // Farnham – G14 // Rochester – Seminar Room So, what is an AGM and why is it so important? An AGM is a large forum the Students’ Union must hold once a year to allow its members the […]