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All Society events need to be pre-booked via that Society's webpage and/or social media. Please contact the Society Committee to confirm the booking requirements for individual events. 

NSU now has an active Twitch account. This account can be used to stream your society sessions, either from the comfort of your own home or from campus. If you want to get involved and find out how to livestream your society session please contact gracie.donoghue@northumbria.ac.uk

Regular Events

Wednesdays

Gaming and Roleplay Society - Weekly meeting  

Yoga Society

Weekly online classes – every Wednesday at 5pm, hosted via Zoom

Tickets £2 Yoga Society members and £3 non-members. Meeting code will be sent to ticket holders shortly before the session.

Tickets are available at www.mynsu.co.uk/getinvolved/society/yoga.

Thursdays

Christian Union Society, Zoom.

Just message CU or check the society's social media for a link

Ad-Hoc events

Lockdown 

Running Society: lockdown Challege. 

Running Society is encourage budding NSU runners to compete against each other for the best 5km time during the lockdown period! Other prizes go to the runner with the sost distance covered and best photo of a run. 

Its free for Running Society members (and non meners can join for just £1!) and there are three prizes per group plus anyone who enters gets a chance to win a new pair of trainers!

All you have to do is sign up with this link and you will be assigned to a group (all same ability).

 

FIFA Lockdown Cup  

Fancy yourself a bit of a FIFA fanatic? Then make sure you enter our qualifiers for the Lockdown Cup, hosted by esports Live. Entry is completely free! To find out more and how to enter have a look here: FIFA Lockdown Cup (mynsu.co.uk)

The Easy Eco Society 

Easy Eco February Tips: check out the societies social media to see how you can become more sustainable with some easy and helpful tips! https://www.facebook.com/NSUEasyEco

Grey Society

Papyrus Knockout Fundraiser.

A mash-up of Chester Zoo and the FA cup -  buy a ticket for £2, half goes to PAPYRUS our chosen charity and half to the winners pot. Any student can enter!

Once all tickets are sold there will be over £30 in the pot to be won if your animal wins!

Buy a £2 ticket at https://www.mynsu.co.uk/getinvolved/society/grey/ 

When all the tickets are sold we will start the knockout tournament on our Instagram @nsugreysoc

Good Luck!

 

Horror and Northumbria Fashion Society

‘If you’ve got it, haunt it’ A makeup competition dedicated to all things spooky!

Create a horror inspired make-up look for your chance to win. We want you to be as creative as possible for your entries, so we encourage use of costume/outfit and background setting.

The prize: Over £70 worth of high quality make-up + Horror members that enter will be in the chance to win an exclusive £20 Just Eat voucher for best-effort!

Keep your eyes open in the following days for example entries created by both society committees ??

Entry is FREE!

The deadline: 25th March

Upload your entry to this link:

https://forms.gle/PYzPo8owDRkjcy9T7

 

Tuesday 2nd March - Tuesday 30th March

HRM Society

Bi-Weekly Meetings

Wednesday 17th and Tuesday 30th March

6-8pm 

LinkedIn Workshop?

Wednesday 10th 

6-8pm

CIPD Student Conference

Saturday 20th 

Wine and Cheese Evening

Thursday 25th 

6-8pm 

For more information check out the HRM Social Media https://www.facebook.com/northumbriahrmsoc

 

Christian Union

Freedom Events Week starting 1st March. The Christian Union events weeks will explore what Freedom means to Christians and will host a variety of fun events with short talks such as an escape room, a quiz and a livestream Q&A session where you can ask any questions you may have about Christianity! More info can be found on our Facebook page

Quiz

Monday 8th March, 6:30pm 

Grill A Christian (a live Q&A)

Friday 12th 6:30pm -  which will also be livestreamed on Facebook 

Text a Postie, find out more here or contact a member of the CU committee - Text a postie (google.com)

Veg Society

Cooking Competition

Deadline: 25th March 10.00 p.m.

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

 

Talk with North East Animal Rights: Dispelling Myths about Veganism and Easy Activism

Wednesday 10th March, 4pm 

Platform: Join Zoom Meeting
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/77723893341?pwd=ZzdPaE1pb3RMMmlPK0w0Zk9ZSHdWQT09 

Meeting ID: 777 2389 3341
Passcode: cVk31R  

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

Veg Society x Yoga Society: Instagram Live Q&A 

Tuesday 16th March, 7:30pm 

Platform: Instagram

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

Veg Society x Yoga Society: Yoga Class

Wednesday 17th March, 5pm

Platform: Instagram

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

Veg Society x Yoga Society: Food Swaps and Sustainability  

Wednesday 17th March, 5pm

Platform: Instagram Live

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

Cooking Class Giveaway 

Date: Competition Open 19-21

Deadline: 5:00 P.M 

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

Seaspiracy Premier Watch Along 

Wednesday 24th March, 7pm

Platform: Netflix Party (link tba)

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

Bingo Social

Wednesday 31st March, 7pm

Platform: Zoom https://zoom.us/j/97030019480?pwd=dmsxekhmZkNwZHNQN1h5MTliWXBuQT09

Further details: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northumbriavegsoc/ or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/northumbriavegsoc

Sunday 14th March

Enactus – The Hygienies x Yoga Therapies 

Time: 4:30 pm (GMT) 

This event is a collaboration between The Hygienies and Yoga Therapies to bring together people for mindfulness and beneficial yoga practices. The Hygienies is a project working on period health and hygiene issues and Yoga Therapies is a renowned Yoga Studio based at Portland Street, Newcastle.

This event is a fundraising event with a pay what you can option for those who wish to make a contribution to help those living in period poverty, but if you do not wish to you can still join the event.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-hygienies-x-yoga-therapies-online-yoga-class-tickets-145260135977

The zoom link for the event will be shared two days in advance to the event. 

Monday 15th March, 3pm

Drama Society

Introduction to Fox Casting - What is an agent, how to get an agent?

Free for Drama Society members, £4.00 for non-members

The session is with Camilla Fox (Fox Casting) and it will take place on Monday 15th March at 3pm. She will be talking about casting agents and why you may want one. The session is expected to last about an hour. Limited places remain but if you are interested, please email Phyllis Hoyle at Phyllis.hoyle@northumbria.ac.uk.

Wednesday 17th March

Grey x Running Society

5KM run/walk to raise funds for Comic Relief, to find out more check out Running Society Socials and to donate head to Grey Society and Running Society pages https://www.mynsu.co.uk/getinvolved/societies/

Monday 12th – Wednesday 14th April

Enactus National Expo: http://enactusuk.org/nationalexpo?fbclid=IwAR1wZjghsVBEUjI7SklsgNry6cTYSq2oAuWUXi4VllHMyNU3bPNqwSoV0ew