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Get to know your elected officers. Find out who they are, what they hope to achieve, and how they represent you

Welcome to CU Scarborough

Welcome to all new and returning students here at CU Scarborough! We are working hard behind the scenes to bring you a great programme of events for the first week of term.

Meet your Officer team

Get to know your elected officers. Find out who they are, what they hope to achieve, and how they represent you

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Vacancy: Media Project Manager

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to build our agency by delivering and improving business processes to serve external clients while still supporting our internal stakeholders at CUSU.

Vacancy: Digital Project Manager

We are looking forward to exciting times ahead to transform our creative internal services into external media and digital agencies. We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to build our agencies by delivering and improving business processes to serve external clients.

Postgraduate Engagement & Development Micro-Placement Available!

This is an exciting opportunity to work with Postgraduate students by supporting their engagement/representation within CUSU.

Employability Marketing Research Micro-Placement Available!

This is an exciting micro-placement for students interested in improving research skills commonly sought by the Marketing field.

Research & Design Micro-Placement Available!

This micro-placement seeks a research minded student who is interested in writing & producing deliverables.

Vacancy: Employability Administrator - Maternity Leave Cover

We are looking to recruit an Employability Administrator to maintain the administration of student placements, timetabling, lecture attendance and student enquiries.

Vacancy: CUSU Coordinator - Coventry

We have an exciting opportunity taking place at CU Coventry Campus where we are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and vibrant individual who will be actively involved in the set-up of CUSU’s services based in our Coventry University campus.

Vacancy: Marketing Manager

We are looking for an experienced Marketing Manager who can deliver excellent communication, marketing initiatives and campaigns across our organisation. This role will ensure the conception and delivery of engaging marketing campaigns while growing and protecting CUSU’s brand value and reputation.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITY (VOLUNTARY)

Enjoy Coventry are offering enthusiastic and passionate students the opportunity to use their placements and join the team of content contributors. With a rapidly expanding audience you can expect your work to reach 1,000’s of viewers across digital platforms. Contributors will receive free entry to selected events across the city in return for promoting and reviewing what’s on in Coventry, as directed.

Budgeting and Managing Your Money

Make your money go further and become a money managing pro.

Cleaning and Housework

Housework doesn't have to be a dreaded task. Find out the best way to keep on top of it with minimal effort.

Getting Around Coventry

Get to know your new home and the best ways to get around.

Keeping Well at University

Discover how you can keep yourself fighting fit during your time at university.

Student Supplies and Essentials

Getting ready to move out is one of the most exciting and scary prospects when you’re heading to university. Make sure you have the essentials.

 

News

Crow Recycling's treasure trove of bargain arts and crafts materials has a new development worker.

Lauren Dunn is the newly appointed Scrapstore development worker at the Crow Recycling Scrapstore in Coventry.

 
Belgrade Theatre announces Junior Chorus auditions for Sleeping Beauty

Belgrade Theatre announces Junior Chorus auditions for Sleeping Beauty!

 
No Enemy to Coventry

An exciting new play by Geoff Thompson - We'll Live & Die in These Towns - is heading to The Belgrade

 
Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain at The Belgrade Theatre

Read our review of Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain, currently showing at The Belgrade Theatre until Saturday 2nd June.

 
The 6 Best Places to go in Coventry on your First Date

Are you ready to make a good first impression and have your best date ever? We're going to help you with some date ideas just a hop, skip and jump away from your front doorstep.

 
The Furry Face of Fargo

Can you spot your dog in our gallery from the Furry Face of Fargo.

 
Why you should be visiting Sprinkles Gelato right NOW!

Let’s be real who doesn’t LOVE ice cream?!
But which one to choose?
Find out a few of our favorite desserts from Coventry ice cream parlour, Sprinkles Gelato.

 
The Joe O’Brien Memorial Cross Country Race 2018

The 36th annual running of the PC Joe O’Brien Memorial Cross Country race took place at Coventry’s Ernesford Grange School in bright sunshine on Saturday morning, 19th May….

 
Totally Vegan: delicious food the vegan way!

Food Covolution meets Nicky from Fargo’s recently-expanded 100% vegan café Totally Vegan to talk about how she got started, the thinking behind her new space, and Coventry’s increasing appetite for vegan living.

 
Changamiri – coffee by kings

This week Food Covolution visits Changamiri Coffee House in City Arcade and finds out how owner, Hillary, is improving the lives of small-scale coffee farmers in the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe.

 
Vacancy: Digital Project Manager

We are looking forward to exciting times ahead to transform our creative internal services into external media and digital agencies. We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to build our agencies by delivering and improving business processes to serve external clients.

 
East Winds Film Festival: Opening Night
Cast and crew of Loi Bao

East Winds Film Festival opened on Monday night with a star studded red carpet reception and we were boldly introduced to the world of East Asian cinema and what it is truly capable of.

 
Vacancy: Media Project Manager

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to build our agency by delivering and improving business processes to serve external clients while still supporting our internal stakeholders at CUSU.

 
Vacancy: Employability Administrator - Maternity Leave Cover

We are looking to recruit an Employability Administrator to maintain the administration of student placements, timetabling, lecture attendance and student enquiries.

 
Tapas take the stage at Belgrade Theatre!

Food Covolution visited the Belgrade Theatre this week to talk all things Tapas!

 
Vacancy: Marketing Manager

We are looking for an experienced Marketing Manager who can deliver excellent communication, marketing initiatives and campaigns across our organisation. This role will ensure the conception and delivery of engaging marketing campaigns while growing and protecting CUSU’s brand value and reputation.

 
Republica Rock The Empire

This weekend Coventry were treated to the first gig of 2018 for technopop punk band Republica.

 
Vacancy: CUSU Coordinator - Coventry

We have an exciting opportunity taking place at CU Coventry Campus where we are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and vibrant individual who will be actively involved in the set-up of CUSU’s services based in our Coventry University campus.

 
SoundLab - seeking young musicians

Come join our new project SoundLab-Cov where you'll work with a team of professional musicians to develop your own music making skills.

 
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITY (VOLUNTARY)

Enjoy Coventry are offering enthusiastic and passionate students the opportunity to use their placements and join the team of content contributors. With a rapidly expanding audience you can expect your work to reach 1,000’s of viewers across digital platforms. Contributors will receive free entry to selected events across the city in return for promoting and reviewing what’s on in Coventry, as directed.

 
Old Coventry Cathedral

Iconic, historic and still standing proud. Just some of the ways to describe Coventry Cathedral. The building represents a lot of what the city stands for and inspires local unity and togetherness.

 
Want to be part of the team at BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend?

Aged 16 - 24 and interested in a work experience placement at BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend? Come along to FarGo Village Coventry on 19th April for your chance to find out more.

 
Being a Senior Research Rep

Check out this awesome blog by one of your Senior Research Reps

 
The Golden Cross: fantastic food that everyone can enjoy

Food Covolution talks to landlady Charlotte and head chef Paul about the trials and triumphs of becoming the first completely gluten-free restaurant in the region.

 
School Rep Election 2018/19 Results!

Click here to find out who has won this year's School Rep elections.

 
FBL Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
Not Just Jams is jam-packed with flavours

Another fantastic article from Food Covolution. What’s really mind-blowing about Not Just Jams is that so much of what goes into the preserves is so hyper-local: grown or foraged

 
HLS Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, EnjoyCoventry.com, Julian Osley

Explore the numerous galleries in the Herbert, all showing a different aspect of Coventry’s culture and history.

 
Have you climbed the Coventry Cathedral Tower?
Coventry City Skyline from the Cathedral Tower

There's a stunning view from the Coventry Cathedral Tower. We sent one of the team up to have a look and show you what you could see if you made the climb

 
EEC Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
FAH Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
Coventry Cinema: Ready Player One

Explore the wonders of gaming in this exciting thrill of a film. With the themes of 80’s pop culture and nostalgic throwbacks, Spielberg’s latest instalment arrives on the big screen with a bang.

 
All Student Meeting

The Most Important Student Meeting of the Year!

 
Vacancy: Design projects available for students

Are you a student at Coventry University who is studying and passionate about creative design? We have a range of design projects available for you to work at CUSU that can fit around your studies.

 
Review: Red Riding Hood and the Wolf

This week we visited the Belgrade Theatre to see a rather unusual retelling of a classic fairytale!

 
Student Volunteering Week Success!

Student Volunteering Week took place Monday 5th March – Friday 9th March, and we had a variety of activities to get involved with and get you volunteering.

 
EEC Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
CUSU Elections!

Leap into Leadership - Spring Elections are happening now!

 
October Update

Find out what i've been up to over the month of October.

 
Welcome to CU Scarborough

Welcome to all new and returning students here at CU Scarborough! We are working hard behind the scenes to bring you a great programme of events for the first week of term.

 
Research & Design Micro-Placement Available!

This micro-placement seeks a research minded student who is interested in writing & producing deliverables.

 
World Cup Sweepstake Winners

England may not have won the World Cup but we had plenty of winners here at CUSU.

 
Vacancy : Casual Student Union Assistants

Are you a student at Coventry University and are looking for part-time work during our Welcome Week? Are you a confident student who can talk and can promote CUSU’s events and activities? Can you initiate conversations with students across campus to raise our profile and discuss the range of benefits we can offer to students? Then look no further and come and work for us!

 
HLS Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
Kings Hill Nurseries - MADD Activity

On Wednesday 21 February, as part of the Make A Difference Day (MADD) initiative, a team of student volunteers carried out a variety of tasks including potting and moving plants and worked alongside the trainees with learning disabilities.

 
Meet Your Campus Officer!

This year at Coventry University London Students' Union we ran an election for the first ever London Campus Officer position. Meet Rima Nikogosian!

 
Meet Your Officer Team

Get to know your elected officers. Find out who they are, what they hope to achieve, and how they represent you

 
Employability Marketing Research Micro-Placement Available!

This is an exciting micro-placement for students interested in improving research skills commonly sought by the Marketing field.

 
And the Term 3 GEM Award Winner is...

Find out who won the term 3 GEM Award.

 
CUSU Celebrate World Environment Day

This week get involved in a number of challenges to celebrate World Environment Day and put your best green thumb forward.

 
What's On Guide : Now Live!

Your brand new guide to what's on in Coventry is now LIVE!
See what's on in Coventry this weekend or any other day of the week with this easy to use guide.

 
FAH Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
Team Phoenix rises to the volunteering challenge

It was all hands on deck for the Team Phoenix Volunteering day on Wednesday 24 January.

Rob Eddon, Performance Sports Coordinator at Coventry University Students’ Union worked with the SU volunteering team to put together a group of students from a number of sports teams to take part.

They spent a good chunk of the day working on several projects, all of which have made an impact on the local environment.

 
Can I claim government benefits as a student?

If you’re a student in further or higher education in the UK you may be able to claim social security benefits from the government in addition to any student funding you get. The benefits you can apply for depend on your circumstances and whether you’re studying full- or part-time. Here’s an overview with links to more information.

 
NUS Black Students Campaign Name Change Consultation Survey Launch

NUS Black Students Campaign Name Change Consultation survey launches today asking students for alternatives terms to political blackness. The terminology selected will also be used to rename the campaign.

 
Coventry University Students’ Union come to London

On October 2nd we celebrated the opening of the new 3rd floor student lounge and Students’ Union Office. With the new open plan social space students’ now have their own space to work and socialise on campus.

 
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Get your Student Discount Card

NUS Extra is now TOTUM, grab your card and get access to over 200 discounts

 
Postgraduate Engagement & Development Micro-Placement Available!

This is an exciting opportunity to work with Postgraduate students by supporting their engagement/representation within CUSU.

 
TARUC Students Return To Coventry University

Can your department help enhance TARUC students' time at Cov Uni?

 
NUS LGBT+ Conference Officer Report

CUSU's LGBT+ Committee Officer, Sandeep Chowdhury visited the annual NUS LGBT+ Conference 2018

 
Coventry University’s Hit Show ‘The Comedy Box’ Returns For Third Time

If you're looking for the best comedians on the circuit, look no further than The Comedy Box!
Saturdays have never been so full with laughter!
Earlybird tickets available if you buy in advance, don't miss out!

 
Keeping Your Home Secure

Student houses can be ideal targets for thieves to break into. That’s why it’s so important to make sure your house is secure; our simple tips are easy to follow and will help prevent you losing your valuables.

 
UPDATED Weather Announcement - Sunday 18th March

Important weather announcement regarding Coventry Half Marathon on Sunday.

 
FBL Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
Disabled students in further education

NUS won a victory in July 2007 when the government announced that it would overhaul the existing disabled students’ allowance (DSA): a system that provides equipment and human support to disabled students in higher education (HE).

 
Lack of BME professors means our education is missing something crucial

The people who teach us ought to be a reflection of the world around us. Our body of lecturers and professors should be diverse. However, higher education suffers from a terrible lack of such diversity with a UCU study showing that only 7.3 per cent of professorial roles are filled by black and minority ethnic (BME) professors.

 
Buy your Welcome Festival Pass now

Freshers is changing... Pick up your Welcome pass and get everything you need for the first two weeks of events

 
Committee Meeting 4 Action Log

Full action log for the Sustainability Committee Meeting on 27th March 2018.

 
The Wombats: Moving to Coventry

A review from The Wombats SOLD OUT show at the Empire, Coventry on Saturday 10th March 2018

 
56 Not Out - Steve Atherton

Steve Atherton will be taking on the Coventry Half Marathon as part of his 56 Not Out Challenge

 
Battle of the Faculties 2018
part time officers

Find out who won our annual Battle of the Faculties quiz!

 
Get your Student Discount card

NUS Extra is now TOTUM, grab your card and get access to over 200 discounts

 
Deaf Awareness Week 2018

CUSU employees get involved with Deaf Awareness Week by fingerspelling their names in British Sign Language

 
Committee Meeting 3 Action Log

Full action log for the Sustainability Committee Meeting on 27th February 2018.

 
Student Supplies and Essentials

Getting ready to move out is one of the most exciting and scary prospects when you’re heading to university. Make sure you have the essentials.

 
Sports Ball WInners 2018

Take a look at who came out on top at this years Sports Ball

 
Green Week 2018

Green Week is back for 2018!

 
Fashion in Fargo

The options that spring to mind when thinking about shopping tend to be places like New Look, Topshop and JD, however if you venture down a little further, there's a hidden gem, Fargo Village.

 
Keeping Well at University

Discover how you can keep yourself fighting fit during your time at university.

 
New Sabbatical Team for 2018/19

Take a look at who will form next years Sabbatical team!

 
Committee Meeting 2 Action Log

Full action log for the Sustainability Committee Meeting on 31st January 2018.

 
Coventry Dining Club - EATSBEATS LIQUIDTREATS

Digbeth Dining Club and Coventry Half Marathon collaborate for perfect race side-dish.

 
Meet your Officer team

Get to know your elected officers. Find out who they are, what they hope to achieve, and how they represent you

 
Committee Meeting 1 Action Log

Full action log for the Sustainability Committee Meeting on 17th November 2017.

 
Getting Around Coventry

Get to know your new home and the best ways to get around.

 
GEM Award Winner Announcement

Take a look at who won this terms GEM Award...

 
Cleaning and Housework

Housework doesn't have to be a dreaded task. Find out the best way to keep on top of it with minimal effort.

 
CUSU Business Planning Away Day - Collages

How do you think CUSU will look in 10 years?

 
Budgeting and Managing Your Money

Make your money go further and become a money managing pro.

 
CUSU Business Planning Away Day - Committees

Your suggestions for how CUSU Committees can be improved

 
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - Scam Targeting International Students

Please read this important information on how to protect yourself from potential scammers.

 
CUSU World Cup 2018

See who you'll be drawn against when the World Cup kicks off on June 14th.

 
International Tournament Win for Coventry University Basketball Club

Our Men's Basketball Club traveled to Cluj, Romania for an international tournament and came back winners

 
Sport Relief Winners

Take a look and see who came out on top in the Sport Relief challenges!

 
The UK's HE Car Parking League Table is Out!

You have to wait no longer, the higher education car parking league table has been published by Wonkhe!

 
GEM Award Nominations

Here are the term 2 nominees for the Gem Award

 
Team Phoenix Roster For 2018/19

Check out which has made the cut to be part of next seasons Team Phoenix programme

 
CUSU World Cup 2018 Sweepstake

Draw for the CUSU World Cup Sweepstake will take place on 23/03/18

 
Sport Relief - Friday 23rd March

CUSU will be celebrating and raising funds on Friday 23rd March in MR2.

 
CUSU represent Black Students' Campaign for NUS

VP for Education and BAME Committee Officer are selected to make up two of the five members of NUS's Steering Committee for the Black Students' campaign.

 
CU Active Presents Pop-Up Sports

Keep your eyes peeled for pop-up sports around campus

 
Sports Ball 2018 Winners

Take a look at who came out on top at this years Sports Ball!

 
CU Active Term 3 Lessons Start Next Week

CU Active lessons start next week! You can find out all about what's on offer and how to get involved here!

 
CUSU Awards Nominee's it's COMPETITION TIME

The CUSU Awards shortlist is out and nominees, it is your chance to win!

 
Join the Exam Stress Campaign Team

A great opportunity to be part of our Exam Stress Campaign Team and support other students during a testing period.

 
Bye Law O: Membership Code of Conduct

We have recently updated our Complaints and Disciplinary Regulations at CUSU, through our Board of Trustees. The aim of introducing these new regulations was to make the process for complaints and disciplinary both fairer and in line with university procedures. We have also introduced a new ‘Membership Code of Conduct’ which is intended to ensure that all members of CUSU have the best possible experience whilst they are studying at Coventry University.

 
BYE LAW G: PROCEDURE FOR COMPLAINTS AGAINST CUSU

We have recently updated our Complaints and Disciplinary Regulations at CUSU, through our Board of Trustees. The aim of introducing these new regulations was to make the process for complaints and disciplinary both fairer and in line with university procedures. We have also introduced a new ‘Membership Code of Conduct’ which is intended to ensure that all members of CUSU have the best possible experience whilst they are studying at Coventry University.

 
BYE LAW F: DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURES FOR MEMBERS OF CUSU

We have recently updated our Complaints and Disciplinary Regulations at CUSU, through our Board of Trustees. The aim of introducing these new regulations was to make the process for complaints and disciplinary both fairer and in line with university procedures. We have also introduced a new ‘Membership Code of Conduct’ which is intended to ensure that all members of CUSU have the best possible experience whilst they are studying at Coventry University.

 
CU Coventry Student Awards

Take a look at who came out on top at the CU Coventry Student Awards

 
Make Sure You're Seeing Our Latest Updates On Facebook

Facebook's new algorithm is making it harder for you to see updates from our pages. Here's how you can change that!

 
Chartwells Donate 400 Bottles of Water for Annual ASM

Chartwells and Coventry University come together for Charity Tuesday on day of ASM

 
Team Phoenix Volunteering Day - 24th January 2018

Student athletes demonstrate the true meaning of 'Work Hard, Play Hard' by helping out at a number of local charities.

 
Coventry University Womens' Basketball Look to the Top of the Table

CUBB Women head to Birmingham looking to build on last weeks impressive victory over University of Leicester.

 
Coventry University Rugby League Set Themselves Up For A Positive Season

Coventry University Rugby League kick-off their season tomorrow as they take on Oxford Brookes University at The Place. We caught up with club president Dylan Bale as they look to put a dominant performance in and stake a claim for league title.

 
This is Why You Should Get The NUS Extra Card

With almost £500 worth of savings, We explain how you can get your NUS Extra card