NUSU Tag Archive

A cracking year of sport: 2018/19 overview

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2018/19 saw yet another successful season for sport at Newcastle. A ninth-place finish with 2541.7 points overall in the BUCS table was Newcastle’s first since the 2015/16...

Put that robe on, grab a camera & beer, and become a Newcastle graduate

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So you’ve finally got the degree. Your mam is over the moon. You can finally put on your ridiculously extra graduation robes and stand proudly in front of the arches for a photo...

Newcastle’s commitment to tackling the climate emergency

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As of 18 April 2019 Newcastle University joined a number of UK institutions and organisations in declaring a climate emergency. Since then the University has been praised for its...

Union responds to the Augar Review

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Last month a statement was posted on the Newcastle University Students’ Union website explaining the university’s stance on the Augar Review, a report published in May 2019...

Chernobyl: a dark masterpiece

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Following the end of Game of Thrones last month, HBO found themselves with a hole they needed to bung up, lest they lose the bulk of the subscribers that their model relies on. It...

Celebrating a year of student success

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May 2019 saw the return of the annual Celebrating Success series of awards. These awards are organised by the Students’ Union and recognise student achievements both within the...

Big up the Toon, you’ve been real

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Aite boom. It’s graduation day; a day of celebration and reflection. A chance for you to revel in the success of you and your mates, get excited for whatever the next stage...

Free sanitary products to be available campus-wide from September

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One of Raff Marioni’s major wins during his term as NUSU President was his dedication to ensuring the availability of free menstrual products for students at Newcastle...

NUSU awarded Students’ Union of the Year

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For the second time, Newcastle University Students’ Union (NUSU) won the prize for ‘Students’ Union of the Year’ at the Educate North awards. Throughout the 2018/9...

A year that changed the face of sport: in conversation with AU Officer Maggie Elstob

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Sports Editor Rebecca Johnson talks to outgoing AU Officer Maggie Elstob about varsity, BUCS Nationals and all things sport So, just to start off with, how’s your year as AU...