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Awards Sustainability

Green Impact Awards

Continuing what has been an outstanding year for achievements in sustainability at the University, the work of staff and students has been celebrated in a virtual awards ceremony. The Green Impact Awards, run as part of the NUS Green Impact programme, have been running at Worcester for over 10 years. Teams from different departments across […]

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General

Missing campus?

After weeks of glorious sunshine, and the odd bit of rain thrown in, the University’s campuses are in full bloom. Here’s a few photos you might enjoy.

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General

Drive-in cinemas

Can’t wait to get back to the popcorn and trailers, but a little nervous about returning to the traditional screenings?  Look no further than the all-American experience of the drive-in cinema!  We have located some of the nearest outdoor venues. If you have gone home for the summer, and live slightly further away, be sure […]

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Top-Tips Wellbeing

Tips of overcoming post-lockdown worries

For many of us, the gradual easing of lockdown brings welcome opportunities – to see friends and family, play sports and get back to a bit of normality (even if at a social distance). However, after being in lockdown for a long time it is naturally going to feel strange as restrictions continue to ease. […]

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Wellbeing

Tips for looking after your wellbeing

Looking after our wellbeing has never been so important. As we juggle our daily lives and changes in the global landscape, we must remember to take time for ourselves. To celebrate World Wellbeing Week, Psychology Lecturer, Laura Simmons has shared some tips to help you over the coming months. Take time to be creative Whether […]

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Wellbeing

Fika Mental Fitness remote app

We’re partnering with Fika Mental Fitness to offer all students access to the Fika Mental Fitness: COVID-19 Cope with Remote app to support your wellbeing.  It includes daily prompts to get you thinking about key issues to maintain and positively build good mental health, exercises, signposting towards general help, and a moderated topic board.  Programmes […]

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General Success

Prize winner for completing this year’s NSS

Thanks to all final year students who completed the National Student Survey (NSS) this year, helping us to see what works well and informing improvements. Overall, we had great engagement in the survey. Pictured is NSS prize draw winner Olivia Wilson – a final year BSc Geography student. “It was a lovely surprise to win […]

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Community Updates

Plans to re-open The Hive in July

Plans are being put in place to re-open The Hive next month, with a limited number of services and opening hours to begin with. The Hive is one of six libraries in Worcestershire planned to re-open on Saturday, July 4th, pending confirmation from Government, in line with phase three of Central Government’s relaxing of lockdown […]

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General

Things you can do to help prepare for next year

So, you’ve come to the end of the academic year, and it probably hasn’t ended in the way you’d expected. You may feel relieved that your studies for the year are over (or nearly over!) and also a little uncertain about the next few months, not just with university life. You’ll have already seen that […]

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Campus News Students Union

Students’ Union Officer introduction

Your new Student Union officer team is here! They will be starting there new roles on the 15th June and here is a bit about them: Meg Price – megan.price@worc.ac.uk  Hi, my name is Meg and I am the new President. I initially studied Bsc Sport and Exercise Science before being elected to the role of Vice President Education […]