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OCT 2012 YOUR MONTH LY U PD AT E F R OM T H E ST UDEN TS ’ UN IO N AT BO URN EMO UTH UN IVERS ITY #BUARRIVALS You came, you danced, you hashtagged – you conquered! SUBU is still reeling from the best arrivals period ever as we welcomed over 4000 of you to BU – and not forgetting all our returning students who got stuck in and got 2012/13 off to an electric start. In an exciting first, hundreds of you used #buarrivals to tweet and instagram your arrivals journey. From packed car-boots to party shenanigans, you showed us the arrivals experience through your eyes – and what a journey. Keep adding your pics. It’s your hashtag, your community. Congratulations to Jonathan Heard who won a digital Polaroid camera for his mash-up of arrivals scenes. Over the two weeks SUBU were really impressed with your open-minded, get stuck in attitude and energy around campus – long may it continue! From our yellow shirted welcome crew, to all of you wristband wearing explorers, thank W W W.SUBU.ORG.UK f SUBU BOURNEMOUTH you for the biggest and best arrivals ever! So term 1 is well underway, and we hope you are enjoying the new BU courtyard (semi-circle to the 2nd years and above!) new facilities at sportBU, and the brand new bus cards – if you are not, let us know. As well as bringing you Nerve media, Clubs and Societies, Rag, Volunteering, Advice and Student Reps, we work to make sure you have the best BU experience possible. SUBU are separate to BU, and whilst most of the time we work positively and collaboratively with them, we also work to represent all our students nationally and locally on the issues that affect you. So don’t be a stranger! ? SUBU Talbot Campus Above Dylans Bar Poole House Atrium ☎ 01202 965765 @ @ @ ? SUBU Lansdowne SG02, next to Costa @ (Top left) #buarrivals winner Jonathan Heard (Top right) BUtifull nails, Emma Felicity Ward (Bottom L-R) Abbey Everett, Kirene WELCOME TO SUBURBIA... Hello! Welcome to the community that is SUBUrbia - well SUBU to be exact. That stands for ‘Students’ Union Bournemouth University’ and this is your monthly paper to keep you up to date with all the latest SUBU happenings. From gigs at The Old Fire Station, to the latest feedback from your Student Reps this is where you will find it. It’s your paper so we want you in it. If you have a story or event email sumedia@bournemouth. SUBUrbia comes out at the start of each month so get your stories in asap to be included. Look out for SUBUrbia TV coming your way as well... Max Stonier, 19, 1st Year Business Studies.Named ‘ News from SUBUrbia’ ☎ 01202 965765 Well done to Max Stonier from Purbeck (left) who came up with the rather fantastic name of this paper. “I saw the comp on the arrivals Facebook page - It seemed the punniest thing I could come up with. Arrivals (what I remember of it!) was really good. Everyone was being so friendly, and it was cool figuring out the regular nights like milk and lollipop.” SUBU Advice Free, Confidential, Independent. Money Housing Academic Offences Appeals / Complaints Above Dylan’s Bar, Talbot Campus Bournemouth House, Lansdowne Campus ☎ 01202 965779 @ WE HAVE A HUGE ELECTION! Over the next few weeks you will see lots of VOTE NOW! posters around campus. This is to decide who you want to help run your Students’ Union. SUBU is made up of 4 full time officers – Louise (President) Ruby (VP Campaigns) Murray (VP Education) Sophie (VP Lansdowne) and they are supported by a group of students who make up the part time officers. Together, they make decisions based on the student voice and what you want. It’s really important to get involved in the election – find out which candidate deserves to represent you, read their manifestos, grill them and vote! Voting Opens: Wed 24th Oct – Fri 26th October. ☞ YOUR STUDENT SHOUT, TUES 16TH OCT, 1-3PM, LEES LT ☞ HALLOWEEN SCREAM, WED 31ST OCT, THE OLD FIRE STATION W W W .S UBU.O R G.UK

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