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Have an amazing Welcome Week and fisrt year at Northumbria University!

CONTENTS Hello and welcome,

Your Sabbatical Officers

Presidents’ Welcome

3

Sabbatical Team

4

Entertainments Guide

7

You can take advantage of the many services we provide you, including:

Activities Guide

30

• Our award winning Advice and Representation service which provides free impartial and independent advice on everything from academic appeals to the complaints procedure.

Societies A-Z

34

Fast Friends

35

Reps & By-elections

40

Congratulations on accepting your place at Northumbria, one of the best and most vibrant Students’ Unions in the country. Our main priority is to ensure that you get the most out of being a student at Coach Lane. We know that as a Coach Lane student your needs are different but you can be confident that the Students’ Union is here to make sure you have the best student experience possible. We campaign on your behalf of the things that matter to you.

• The Sabbatical Officers, who are your elected representatives, will be at Coach Lane throughout the week. So if you have anything you want to talk to us about, from course fees to welfare issues, we are always here to listen. We want to hear your views and ideas on how we can change things to make your experience at Northumbria even better. • A fantastic, tailor made package of activities to specifically meet your requirements at Coach Lane. • Our one-stop-shop, selling snacks, stationery and all those little essentials. • The regular free bus service between Coach Lane and the City Centre. You can also stand and vote in our Equality Rep Elections which are held in October. Further details can be found in this pack. You could really make a difference to the lives of other students Don’t forget, one of the best things about being a student is taking advantage of some of those fantastic student discounts. Don’t miss out; buy you NUS Extra Card now for just £12! Available online or at the Coach Lane shop. Coach Lane students can still get involved in Welcome Week. Check out the amazing line up in the Entertainment Guide included in this pack and get your Welcome Week pass here.

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Stay connected and keep in touch by checking our website for latest updates www. mynsu.co.uk, join us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/mynsu), follow us on Twitter (@NorthumbriaSU) or you can download our fantastic smartphone App. Enjoy the rest of you summer, and I look forward to seeing you all in September. Good luck and welcome to Coach Lane.

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OUR VOICE YOUR FUTURE

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SABBATICAL TEAM Northumbria Students’ Union

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Natalie-Dawn Hodgson President n.hodgson@northumbria.ac.uk 0191 227 3708 me NSUPres

I make you’re I make suresure you’re represented on represented on academic academic issues and help change your issues and help change university education for the better.

Nicole Pegg Vice-President Academic Affairs nicole.pegg@northumbria.ac.uk 0191 227 3703 me NSUAcademics

I lead student volunteering, which I lead student helps you developwhich your skills and have volunteering helpsuniversity you develop your making a better experience, and have a better youskills a more employable graduate.

Sarah Price Vice-President Activities & Development sarah.price@northumbria.ac.uk 0191 227 3711 me NSUActivities1

everyone else!

things on your course for the better!

University experience.

I make sure you know

I make sure youthat’s know everything that’s everything going going onyour in your Union. I also give you on in Union through media. I also thestudent tools to shape your Union through make sure the Union is elections and student council

Mike Potter Vice-President Communications & Democracy mike.potter@northumbria.ac.uk 0191 227 3701 me NSUCommsOfficer

I make sure students keep safe and I make sure students healthy; for their rights keep campaigning safe and healthy on campaigning campus and in the for local theircommunity.

Jamie Thompson Vice-President Welfare & Equality jamie2.thompson@northumbria.ac.uk 0191 243 7683 me NSUWelfare1

democratic and elections are fair.

rights on and off campus.

We’re here to help you get the best from your time at university. Contact us at www.mynsu.co.uk


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WHAT IS WELCOME WEEK?

We bring you the best live acts from this Summer, including Radio 1 DJ’s and live performers fresh from this year’s ĨĞƐƟǀĂůĐŝƌĐƵŝƚ͘dŚƌŽǁŝŶĂŵĂƐƋƵĞƌĂĚĞ ball, a foam party and the launch of the ŝŶĨĂŵŽƵƐ<ŽŽƐĚĂLJĂƚEŽƌƚŚƵŵďƌŝĂĂŶĚ you will not wanna miss out on this once ŝŶĂůŝĨĞƟŵĞĞdžƉĞƌŝĞŶĐĞ͘

COUNT ME IN, WHAT DO I DO?

WELCOME TO NORTHUMBRIA STUDENTS’ UNION

We’re sure you know that you’ve chosen to come to Uni in one of the ďŝŐŐĞƐƚƉĂƌƚLJĐŝƟĞƐŝŶƚŚĞh<͘,ĞƌĞĂƚ Northumbria, we have sourced some of the best live acts and club nights for your fresher’s line up, to make sure you start your year with a bang! This September we have 7000 new students arriving, all in the same ďŽĂƚĂƐLJŽƵ͘^ŽǁŚĂƚďĞƩĞƌǁĂLJƚŽ get to know everybody than having a few drinks, a good laugh and more importantly having a massive weeklong

PARTY!

Although we have 7000 new students rocking up in September, we only have ƐƉĂĐĞŝŶƚŚĞďƵŝůĚŝŶŐĨŽƌϮϳϱϬ͘EŽǁLJŽƵ ĚŽŶ͛ƚŚĂǀĞƚŽďĞŝŶƐƚĞŝŶƚŽĮŐƵƌĞƚŚĂƚǁĞ ĐĂŶ͛ƚĮƚĞǀĞƌLJŽŶĞŝŶ͕ĂƐŵƵĐŚĂƐǁĞǁŽƵůĚ love to! ^Ž͕ƚŽŵĂŬĞƐƵƌĞLJŽƵĂƌĞŶŽƚůĞŌĂƚŚŽŵĞ͕ ǁŚŝůƐƚĂůůLJŽƵƌŶĞǁŇĂƚŵĂƚĞƐĂƌĞŽī partying you have TO BUY A WELCOME PASS NOW! It’s the only way to guarantee entry to all the events! dŚĞtĞůĐŽŵĞWĂƐƐŝƐůĞŐĞŶĚĂƌLJĂƚE^h͘ It is the most important pass you will get ƵŶƟůLJŽƵƉĂƐƐLJŽƵƌĚĞŐƌĞĞ͘ Each year the passes are a sell out, so make sure you don’t miss out on yours ĂŶĚƌĞĂĚŽŶƚŽĮŶĚŽƵƚŚŽǁƚŽŐĞƚLJŽƵƌ ŚĂŶĚƐŽŶLJŽƵƌŐŽůĚĞŶƟĐŬĞƚ͊

HOW TO APPLY

Not only is Welcome Week the best way for you to meet and socialise with the people you will spend the best years of your life with; it also gives you guaranteed access ƚŽĂǁĞĞŬ͛ƐǁŽƌƚŚŽĨŵŽŶƵŵĞŶƚĂůĞǀĞŶƚƐ͘ tŝƚŚĂĮƌƐƚĐůĂƐƐůŝŶĞͲƵƉLJŽƵǁŝůůŚĂǀĞƚŚĞ chance to see chart toppers; Labrinth, Naughty Boy, Huw Stephens, Loveable Rogues and enjoy a jam packed week of top class entertainment up close and personal ŝŶzKhZĂǁĂƌĚǁŝŶŶŝŶŐ^ƚƵĚĞŶƚƐ͛hŶŝŽŶ͘ A party this huge is priceless, but because we know you are going to be strapped for cash, we’ll swap you a Welcome Pass in ĞdžĐŚĂŶŐĞĨŽƌ £55, bargain! Then the only cash you will need is your beer money! ^ŽǁŚĂƚĂƌĞLJŽƵǁĂŝƟŶŐĨŽƌ͍ƉƉůLJŶŽǁ because you don’t want to be the one listening to everybody else telling you how amazing their week has been!

Your pass will be available to collect from the Students’ Union Welcome Desk; all you need to do is bring proof of ID on one of the following days: Fri 13th Sept  ϭϬĂŵͲϵƉŵ Sat 14th Sept  ϭϭĂŵͲϵƉŵ Sun 15th Sept  ϭϭĂŵͲϵƉŵ KŶĐĞLJŽƵŚĂǀĞƉƵƌĐŚĂƐĞĚLJŽƵƌƟĐŬĞƚ͕LJŽƵ ǁŝůůƌĞĐĞŝǀĞĂĐŽŶĮƌŵĂƟŽŶĞͲŵĂŝů͖LJŽƵǁŝůů ŶĞĞĚƚŽďƌŝŶŐƚŚŝƐĞͲŵĂŝůƚŽE^hŽŶŽŶĞŽĨ ƚŚĞĂďŽǀĞĚĂƚĞƐƚŽĐŽůůĞĐƚLJŽƵƌƉĂƐƐ͘ PLEASE NOTE: NO PASSES WILL BE SENT OUT IN THE POST, THEY ARE ONLY AVAILABLE FOR COLLECTION FROM NSU dd,d/D^Ks͘ /ĨLJŽƵŚĂǀĞĂŶLJĨƵƌƚŚĞƌƋƵĞƐƟŽŶƐƉůĞĂƐĞ call our Welcome Pass Hotline on 0191 227 4757 Mon to Fri between ϭϬĂŵĂŶĚϰƉŵ͘

If you don’t want to miss out then book ŶŽǁƚŽŐƵĂƌĂŶƚĞĞLJŽƵƌǁƌŝƐƚďĂŶĚ͘ ŶĚũƵƐƚŝŶĐĂƐĞLJŽƵŶĞĞĚĂůŝƩůĞĞdžƚƌĂ ŝŶĐĞŶƟǀĞ͕ƚŚĞĮƌƐƚϱϬϬƉĞŽƉůĞƚŽƌĞƚƵƌŶ ƚŚĞŝƌĂƉƉůŝĐĂƟŽŶǁŝůůďĞƌĞǁĂƌĚĞĚǁŝƚŚ Ă&ZďŽƩůĞŽĨƵůŵĞƌƐƵƉŽŶĂƌƌŝǀĂů͘/Ŷ ĂĚĚŝƟŽŶ͕ŬĞĞƉLJŽƵƌƉĂƐƐŽŶĨŽƌƚŚĞŵŽŶƚŚ of October to get FREE entry to some of ŽƵƌĐůƵďŶŝŐŚƚƐďĞĨŽƌĞϭϭ͘ϯϬƉŵ͘

FOR EASE AND SIMPLICITY...

buy your pass online NOW at www.mynsu. co.uk/welcomepasses͘ ůƚĞƌŶĂƟǀĞůLJĐƵƚ out the form on page 18 and send it to us in the FREEPOST envelope provided by DŽŶĚĂLJϵƚŚ^ĞƉƚĞŵďĞƌĂƚƚŚĞǀĞƌLJůĂƚĞƐƚ͘

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Thursday 12th Sept

Friday 13th Sept

Get down to Reds for a chance to meet some of your fellow ƐƚƵĚĞŶƚƐĨƌŽŵĂƌŽƵŶĚƚŚĞŐůŽďĞ͘ Our Live DJ will be playing some of ƚŚĞďŝŐŐĞƐƚ/ŶƚĞƌŶĂƟŽŶĂůƉĂƌƚLJƚƵŶĞƐĂƐ ǁĞůĂƵŶĐŚŽƵƌŚƵŐĞ/ŶƚĞƌŶĂƟŽŶĂůůƵďŶŝŐŚƚ hŶŝǀĞƌƐĂů͘ŽŶ͛ƚŵŝƐƐŝƚ͊

zŽƵƌƐƚƵīŝƐĂůůŵŽǀĞĚŝŶ͕ ŶŽǁŝƚ͛ƐƟŵĞƚŽůĞƚƚŚĞƉĂƌƚLJ ĐŽŵŵĞŶĐĞ͘'ĞƚLJŽƵƌŶĞǁ ŇĂƚŵĂƚĞƐĚŽǁŶĂŶĚũŽŝŶƵƐ in Domain for some kicking ƚƵŶĞƐĂŶĚĐŚĞĂƉĚƌŝŶŬƐ͘'Ğƚ yourself properly warmed up and ready for the rest of the ǁĞĞŬĂƐǁĞŽĸĐŝĂůůLJůĂƵŶĐŚ your Welcome Week 2013 WĂƌƚLJ͘

UN IVERSAL WELCOME PARTY

WHERE: WHEN: 

Reds Bar ϭϬƉŵͲϯĂŵ

For you early birds, come and check out ŽƵƌƐƚLJůŝƐŚďĂƌ,ĂďŝƚĂϭϭĂŵƟůůĂƚĞ͘dƌĞĂƚ yourself to a pint, a nice glass of wine or maybe even a cocktail and listen to our ŝŶŚŽƵƐĞ:͛Ɛ͕ŐĞƫŶŐLJŽƵŝŶƚŚĞŵŽŽĚ ĨŽƌƚŚĞǁĞĞŬĂŚĞĂĚ͘

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WELCOME WARM UP

WHERE: WHEN:

Domain 9pm

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Saturday 14th Sept

Sunday 15th Sept

Join us in Habita for all the live Premiership ĂĐƟŽŶŽŶŽƵƌďŝŐƐĐƌĞĞŶƐʹĂŶĚĐŚĞĐŬŽƵƚ ƐŽŵĞŽĨŽƵƌĂŵĂnjŝŶŐĚƌŝŶŬƐŽīĞƌƐ͊

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SO CCER SATURDAY WHERE: WHEN:

Habita 12pm

THE BIG ONE You’ve seen the hype now come and check it out for LJŽƵƌƐĞůĨĂƐǁĞďƌŝŶŐ<ŽŽƐĚĂLJƚŽ Northumbria! We are proud to announce that we are the new ŚŽŵĞĨŽƌƚŚĞŝŶĨĂŵŽƵƐ<ŽŽƐĚĂLJ featured on MTV’s Geordie Shore! dŽŬŝĐŬŽīdŚĞŝŐKŶĞǁĞŚĂǀĞ a special performance by The Loveable Rogues who will be performing their huge hit ‘Oh What a Night’, W>h^ĂŶĞdžĐůƵƐŝǀĞůŝǀĞ:ƐĞƚ ĨƌŽŵZĂĚŝŽϭ͛Ɛ,Ƶǁ^ƚĞƉŚĞŶƐ͘

WHERE: WHEN: 

SO CCER SUNDAY WHERE: WHEN:

Habita 12pm

LO R EI D HYPNOTIST SHOW Not for the faint hearted, >ŽZĞŝĚ͛ƐĚĞůŝĐŝŽƵƐůLJĮůƚŚLJƐŚŽǁ will have you reeling as she persuades volunteers from the audience into all ŵĂŶŶĞƌŽĨŚŝůĂƌŝŽƵƐƐĐĞŶĂƌŝŽƐ͘ŽŵĞĂƌŵĞĚ with a sense of humour and you might just ĞŶĚƵƉďĞŝŶŐƚŚĞƐƚĂƌŽĨƚŚĞƐŚŽǁ͘ For those less willing, just sit back a have a ŐŽŽĚůĂƵŐŚĂƚƚŚĞĞdžƉĞŶƐĞŽĨLJŽƵƌƉĞĞƌƐ͘

WHERE: WHEN: 

Domain ϳ͘ϬϬƉŵΘϵ͘ϭϱƉŵ

Domain & Reds ϭϬƉŵͲϯĂŵ

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Monday 16th Sept

HEADPHON E DISCO /ĨLJŽƵ͛ǀĞďĞĞŶƚŽĂĨĞƐƟǀĂůƚŚŝƐ summer you will probably have come across a Headphone Disco, but if not here’s how it works; Take a room full of clubbers, arm them with a set of wireless headphones, ŚĂǀĞϮƐĞƉĂƌĂƚĞ:͛ƐďƌŽĂĚĐĂƐƟŶŐůŝǀĞ ŽǀĞƌϮĐŚĂŶŶĞůƐĂŶĚǁĂƚĐŚƚŚĞƵƩĞƌůLJ ƐƵƌƌĞĂůƐƉĞĐƚĂĐůĞƵŶĨŽůĚ͘

WHERE: WHEN:

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FLIRT LAUN CH NIGHT Join us for the launch of &ůŝƌƚʹƚŚĞďŝŐŐĞƐƚƐƚƵĚĞŶƚ DŽŶĚĂLJŶŝŐŚƚŝŶƚŚĞĐŝƚLJ͘

WHERE: WHEN:

EST THE UK’S BIGG

Reds 10pm

>ŽŽŬŽƵƚĨŽƌĂĚŝīĞƌĞŶƚ theme every week along with amazing student ĚƌŝŶŬƐŽīĞƌƐ͕ŽŶĞŽī ĂĐƚƐĂŶĚĞdžĐůƵƐŝǀĞ performances!

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Tuesday 17th Sept

LIVE STAND- UP COMEDY Starring Simon Brodkin as Lee Nelson

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Saturday 21st Sept

Sunday 22nd Sept

OFFICIAL LAUNCH NIGHT

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Fast Friends LAUNCH EVENT

Edinburgh City & Christmas Markets

Sunday - 16/09/13, 4pm, Students’ Union Free

Saturday - 30/11/13 £15.50

The quickest, easiest and most fun way to make friends.

Edinburgh is a city of many attractions including a magnificent castle, zoo and great shops. The Christmas market sells a range of classic and modern gifts as well as German food and drink. With Scottish foodie treats to woolly hats and Scottish teddy bears, this market is eclectic, vibrant and fun. Beneath the Edinburgh Wheel and above the ice rink, the lovely location of this market makes Christmas shopping a real pleasure.

Alnwick Castle and Gardens Saturday - 28/09/13 £17.50 (entry Castle/ grounds) £24.50 (entry Castle/ grounds and Gardens)

Alnwick is one of the largest inhabited castles in Europe with art collections by Titian, Canaletto and Van Dyck. Put your knightly skills to the test with Dragon Quest. Delve deeper into the castle’s rich history in the museum. View the beautiful Alnwick Gardens with their tree house or Poison Garden.

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York CITY Saturday - 07/12/13 £13.50 York is one of the most amazing cities in the UK. With its beautiful cobbled streets, ancient city walls and cafe culture. Create your own Chocolate bar in ‘York’s Chocolate Story’. Explore York's Roman, Viking, and Medieval heritage plus a wealth of attractions like the iconic York Minster, York Maze, JORVIK, the National Railway Museum, Castle Museum and Clifford’s Tower. York at Christmas is magical!!

Holy Island/Bamburgh Castle Saturday -26/10/13 £17.70 (includes entry into the Castle) Discover the secrets of this tidal island. Holy Island is home of the Lindisfarne Gospels and Bamburgh Castle, which was once Northumberland’s greatest Fortress.

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From stylish shopping and decadent dining, to contemporary art. Leeds is abundant with things to do. The compact city centre is easy to explore, and boasts breathtaking architecture like the Leeds Town Hall, and the Victoria Quarter. For those a little more adventurous why not try Xscape which boasts the country’s biggest REAL snow slope, rock climbing walls, indoor skatepark & lots more.

FRIDAY - 25/10/13 £6.80 Join us for a weird and ghostly history tour around Newcastle, with wild stories of the wicked North East Ooooohhhhhh!

Durham CAthedral city & LUMIERE FESTIVAL Saturday - 16/11/13 £6.80 Durham city is world famous for its Cathedral and Castle. A picturesque town with fantastic shops and attractions The Lumiere Festival sees dozens of artists; lighting designers & community groups bring a sprinkle of winter magic to the city with a breath-taking installations and projections illuminating Durham’s buildings, streets & bridges, transforming the city into a winter wonderland.

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Fast Friends SOCIAL EVENT FRIDAY - 31/01/14, 4.30PM-6.30PM, The Students‘ Union FREE The quickest, easiest and funway to meet people and make friends in the comfort of of the Students’ Union.

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VOTING OPENS 14 –16TH OCT

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Are you the voice of mature students?

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We are looking for a mature students representative to champion the views of all mature students on campus.

We are looking for an Black and Minority Ethnic students representative to champion the views of all Black and Minority Ethnic students on campus.

To find out more e-mail us at su.democracy@northumbria.ac.uk

To find out more e-mail us at su.democracy@northumbria.ac.uk


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