AGM Agenda Release

The Annual General Meeting agenda is as follows: Ratification of minutes of previous AGM held on 26 September 2018 Receive the report of the Trustees on the Union’s activities since the previous AGM Receive the accounts of the Union for the previous financial year ending 31 July 2018 Appointment of the auditors Approve the list […]

Posted in: Blog on Thursday, October 24th, 2019 by


Resignation of Katie Taylor and notice of By-Election

We regret to announce that Katie Taylor, President Kent 2019/20, has submitted her notice of resignation and will be leaving the Union next month. Her final day will be Wednesday 9 October. The Students’ Union thanks Katie for her contribution since June and wishes her the best for the future. Arrangements are being made to […]

Posted in: Blog on Thursday, September 19th, 2019 by


Green Impact Excellent

We’re chuffed to bits to have been scored ‘Excellent’ by the NUS Green Impact scheme. As a Union, we have been working hard to reduce our impact on the environment, and over the last four years we have improved steadily from Good to this latest top-level score of Excellent. The NUS Green Impact scheme takes […]

Posted in: Blog, Canterbury Blog, Epsom Blog, Farnham Blog, News, Rochester Blog on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 by


CHANGES IN TENANT FEES – 1 JUNE 2019

CHANGES IN TENANT FEES 1 JUNE 2019 The new law applies to private tenants with an assured shorthold tenancy, if you’re in student housing, or you’re a lodger with a live-in landlord. From the 1st June 2019 you can no longer be billed for: Referencing Credit and immigration checks Administration fees Renewing your contract The only […]

Posted in: Blog on Thursday, June 6th, 2019 by


Student Action Regarding Budget Cuts

Over the past few weeks, we have noticed a high number of students interested in the UCA budget cuts that will be coming into effect before the next academic year. We’ve had students approach us with their concerns which led to the creation of the ‘Stop UCA Staff Cuts’ petition in April, which has now […]

Posted in: Blog on Thursday, May 9th, 2019 by


FriYAY

Hello everyone, I hope you had a good month since the last blog post and that you have submitted most of your work, the deadlines have passed and you’re under less pressure currently! The weather has been a bit up and down, but for those who enjoy the sun and some extra vitamin D, it […]

Posted in: Blog, President Updates, Sabb updates on Friday, March 22nd, 2019 by


Triumph Thursday!

It’s the 3rd Thursday of the month which means it’s time for my Triumph Thursday post!   The hate crime and incident survey is now live! Like I have mentioned in the previous blog post, the purpose of it is to measure the amount of hate crimes and incidents that have happened to students during […]

Posted in: Blog, VP Surrey Updates on Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 by


IWD: How Did It Come About?

Happy International Women’s Day everyone! Today, I decided to start my work day by looking into the history of IWD because, being honest, I did not know how the day came about (and you may not either!) So, here is a very brief history session on International Women’s Day. On February 28th 1909, the Socialist […]

Posted in: Blog, Women on Friday, March 8th, 2019 by


CLIMATE CHANGE IS A THING

By Lou Hardy and Lucy Sherwood 17/02/2019 “NO COAL, NO OIL, LEAVE YOUR CARBON IN THE SOIL.”   Cries of desperation from Children, Young Adults and Parents echoed through the streets of Canterbury on Friday 16th February 2019, and we were more than proud to join in and make lots of noise with other passionate […]

Posted in: Blog on Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 by


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