• One Heritage: Providing awareness of both the history and current realities of being of African heritage

    Within the university community diversity and inclusion is something that we continuously strive for. One Heritage is a student-led society and organisation currently best known for their event ‘The Space’, which is a discussion/debate held on campus, regarding issues of concern/interest in the African and Caribbean community. Along with...
  • Tacos, Tequila and Turtles: Volunteering in Mexico

    My year abroad found me on the pacific coast of Mexico in sleepy surf town San Pancho, little sister and neighbour to one of Mexico’s lively “Magic Villages” Sayulita. Here I volunteered in a centre called EntreAmigo’s that acted not only as the heart of the community but my...
  • Spar shops at Portland and Jubilee are officially Zero Food Waste

    University of Nottingham Student’s Union (UoNSU) and Foodprint collaborate to create “Zero Waste” stores. “collect and redistribute surplus and waste food from the two Spar stores in the Portland building and the Exchange building.” Foodprint has recently announced their partnership with UoN’s Student Union, in the hopes of tackling...
  • This is America: A Wonderful Depiction of a Brutal Reality

    In his career as an actor, musician, and rapper, there is not much that Donald Glover (A.K.A Childish Gambino) hasn’t done in the entertainment industry. Personally, I know him best for his role of Troy Barnes on the hilarious show Community. But hilarity is certainly not the intention when...
  • Meet your 2018 SU Community Candidates

    During our Students’ Union Elections Media Day on Saturday 24th February we chatted to the candidates who are running to be elected as your Community Officer for the 2018-19 academic year. Take a look at what they had to say. Marisa Muramatsu Marisa Muramatsu is a final year History...
  • Full list of candidates for 2018 Students’ Union Elections announced

    The final candidate list for both the full-time and part-time Officers for the 2018 Students’ Union Student Leader Elections have been released. Their manifestos can be found here. Make sure to keep an eye out on Impact as we will soon be releasing the interviews that we conducted with...
  • Impact on the Campaign Trail: Day 3

    Day three of SU Election campaigning for the candidates and the campaigners are looking for new places to spread the word about their manifestos. Outside of Hallward Library on this very sunny morning was Cassie O’Boyle (Education Officer candidate), who was handing out flyers to voters with one of...