We asked during Speak Week what barriers you might have for taking part in physical extra-curricular activities. Lack of time (4) – Working with the University and SportBU to make Wednesday Afternoon’s lecture-free so that students can take part in extra-curricular activities. Expensive activities (3) – We are currently investigating the prices of our Activities, and… Read more »
All events are open to all. We tend to see more final years at Comedy, live music and Applebum events. If you have any suggestions what we else we could do, pleas email Alan Dove: firstname.lastname@example.org
Your VP Activities is currently working with faculties and SportBU in an aim to get Wednesday afternoons free from lectures. The Faculty of management have committed to Wednesday’s being lecture-free from 1pm, and other staff members see the importance of this and will be trying to re-arrange lectures in the future where possible.
Yes – in 2016-17 SUBU created Lansdowne Fitness.
Yes – SUBU held Refreshers fair and it was the biggest and best we’ve had with opportunities for people try new things. We aim to continue this next year!
Yes! All SUBU activities are available for every BU student. To make this easier for students in Lansdowne we now offer (in partnership with the university) free bus travel for Lansdowne students every Wednesday afternoon. The free Bus travel for students studying in Lansdowne was an initiative that started last year. All you need to… Read more »
SUBU created a (soon to be regular) meeting where Society Presidents meet with one-another, their VP Activities and the Activities Council. This is a forum where best practice can be shared, support methods can be discussed and a chance for Presidents to touch base with one another and the people that can best represent them.
SUBU hosted ‘Increasing your membership’ workshops at the beginning of the year, educating Society committees on how they can increase their membership through reaching out to all student communities within the diverse student body. This is something we intend to continue in the future
Yes – Working with SportBU, SUBU managed to schedule performances for a majority of the sports team’s half-time breaks
Yes! This idea was pushed by SUBU at meetings with the Estates team and they have planned to include more green-space in their landscaping renovations