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Student Council Wrap-Up

May's Student Council Wrap-Up

Get all of the updates from the final Student Council of the yearRead more!

Congratulations to Your Winners!

Congratulations to Your Winners!

Find out who took away the awards at this year's Students' Union Awards!Read more!

Zara

Goodbye and Good Luck to Vice President Education, Zara

We're sad to be saying goodbye to Zara, your Vice President Education, who will be moving into a newRead more!

Green picture with outline of a hedgehog and grass. White text - Hedgehog Friendly Herts

Hedgehog Friendly Herts

Find out from Journalism student Chloé Williamson what the University are doing to make our little pRead more!

Elected Officer 2021-22 team running and smiling on campus

Elected Officer Semester One Summary

Find out what your Elected Officers have been up to over the first semesterRead more!

Student Council Wrap-Up

March's Student Council Wrap-Up

Your chance to recap all the action from the fourth Student Council meeting of the yearRead more!

Students' Union Awards 2022

Students' Union Awards

Celebrate student success with us!Read more!

Light bulbs

5 Ways to Beat the Energy Bill Price Hike!

With energy bills increasing in April, are you ready to become energy saving savvy?Read more!

Be The Change

Be The Change

Find out all about our new campaign, Be The Change led by Prosasti, your Vice President CommunityRead more!

Elections 2022 - The Results Are In...

Elections Results

The results are in from the Students' Union Elections 2022!Read more!

Student Issues Forum Summary

Student Issues Forum Summary: Commuter Student Experience

A summary of the discussion points from the third Student Issues Forum of the year.Read more!

Student Council Wrap-Up

January's Student Council Wrap-Up

Find out what happened and all the updates from the third Student Council of the year.Read more!

Elections 2022

2022 Elections are coming soon!

Get that competitive edge, advance your leadership skills and make a difference at HertsRead more!

Student Council Wrap-Up

December's Student Council Wrap-Up

Get the low-down from the second Student Council meeting of the year.Read more!

I'm supporting #16Pledges will you?

#16Pledges x #NeverOK

We're supporting the 16 Pledges campaign as part of #NeverOKRead more!

Timetable Statement

A timetabling update from your Vice President Education

After hearing your feedback, your Vice President Education has lobbied for changeRead more!

Student Council Wrap-Up

October's Student Council Wrap-Up

A run-down of all the key moments and discussions from the first Student Council of the year.Read more!

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SU Study Smart

SU Study Smart is your one stop support shop for productive and effective studying.Read more!

 

News

Q: If I was an Olympian, the sport I would love to compete in is…

P: If I was an Olympian, I would love to compete in Archery

 
Q: My three ideal music festival headliners are…

Z: I don’t listen to music much but listening to Hozier live would be AMAZING!

 
Q: The quickest way to make me smile is…

P: If someone is speaking in Bengali

 
Q: If I was an Olympian, the sport I would love to compete in is…

Z: Archery since I have fairly good hand-eye coordination skills

 
Q: Someone I look up to is…

P: Kritika Khurrana

 
 
Q: A TV show I quote too much from…

P: Tarak Mehta ka ooltah chashmah

 
Q: A fact about me that surprises people…

P: I am a talkative person

 
Q: What three words would your friends and family use to describe you…

Z: Friendly, photogenic and evil (but in a good way)

 
Q: I like to wind-down by…

P: Listening to some good music, painting and sleeping

 
Q: My go to movie and film genre…

Z: I usually just watch movies to make fun of them with my friends so anything with bad CG, vampires, zombies and bad romantic movies are my go-to

 
Q: The world would be a better place with more…

Z: Acceptance ?? I think we can, and should all learn to be more loving and supportive of all people no matter who they are or where they come from

 
Q: I’ve always wanted to learn how to…

P: I have always wanted to learn how to swim

 
Q: The quickest way to make me smile is...

J: By saying hello to me in person

 
Q: What would your name and power be if you were a superhero…?

Z: Honestly, I think I'd be one of those villains with a little bit of moral unambiguity, and since I love heights, I'll go with Vertigo - which is the spinning sensation when looking down from a high place

 
Q: If I had three wishes they would be…

Z: to be able to teleport because I like traveling, no COVID because I like traveling, the ability to control the weather because I like traveling hehe

 
Q: My go to movie and film genre…

P: Any good comedy and romantic film

 
Q: If I could only eat one meal for the rest of my life, it would be…

Z: Katsu Chicken but only if my friend is making it

 
Q: If I could only eat one meal for the rest of my life, it would be…

P: If I could only eat one meal for the rest of my life it definitely would be fish and rice

 
Q: A fact about me that surprises people…

J: The fact I'm an engineering grad

 
Q: I like to wind-down by…

Z: Travelling with friends and making them take pictures of me

 
Q: If I had three wishes they would be…

P: Make my parents proud, achieve my goals and make everyone proud

 
Q: I like to wind-down by…

J: Going to the gym ??

 
 
Q: The world would be a better place with more…

P: The world would be better place with more EQUALITY

 
 
Q: What would your name and power be if you were a superhero…?

P: Superwoman and my power will be to read everyone's mind and help people from bad power

 
May's Student Council Wrap-Up
Student Council Wrap-Up

Get all of the updates from the final Student Council of the year

 
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Strats Estates

 
Q: I’ve always wanted to learn how to…

Z: Swim - I have a slight fear of water so I’d really like to tackle that sometime soon

 
Q: My three ideal music festival headliners are…

P: Pritam, Amit Trivedi, Ed Sheeran

 
Q: My go to movie and film genre…

J: Money heist and action

 
Congratulations to Your Winners!
Congratulations to Your Winners!

Find out who took away the awards at this year's Students' Union Awards!

 
Goodbye and Good Luck to Vice President Education, Zara
Zara

We're sad to be saying goodbye to Zara, your Vice President Education, who will be moving into a new role at the University of Hertfordshire

 
Q: What would your name and power be if you were a superhero…?

J: Super man, I could fly anywhere with supersonic speed by skipping traffic

 
Q: What would your name and power be if you were a superhero…?

R: Intuition – My super power would be to read minds

 
Rhiannon Ellis
Rhiannon

President

 
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International Student Experience Survey. Click here to complete and be in with a chance to win up to

 
Hedgehog Friendly Herts
Green picture with outline of a hedgehog and grass. White text - Hedgehog Friendly Herts

Find out from Journalism student Chloé Williamson what the University are doing to make our little prickly friends safe on campus

 
Elected Officer Semester One Summary
Elected Officer 2021-22 team running and smiling on campus

Find out what your Elected Officers have been up to over the first semester

 
 
Junaid Ahmed
Junaid

Vice President Activities

 
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International Student Experience Survey. Click here to complete and be in with a chance to win up to

 
March's Student Council Wrap-Up
Student Council Wrap-Up

Your chance to recap all the action from the fourth Student Council meeting of the year

 
Q: If I had three wishes they would be…

J: To be able to help others, achieve my goals and make my parents proud

 
Q: If I had three wishes they would be…

R: To be successful, to own a sausage dog, get my parent’s the house of their dreams

 
Prosasti Ganguly
Prosasti

Vice President Community

 
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Consent Training Survey.  Would you support mandatory consent training being implemented? Click here

 
Students' Union Awards
Students' Union Awards 2022

Celebrate student success with us!

 
Vacant
Pink

Vice President Education

 
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Consent Training Survey.  Would you support mandatory consent training being implemented? Click here

 
5 Ways to Beat the Energy Bill Price Hike!
Light bulbs

With energy bills increasing in April, are you ready to become energy saving savvy?

 
Q: My go to movie and film genre…

R: Bridget Jones or any other cheesy romcoms

 
Be The Change
Be The Change

Find out all about our new campaign, Be The Change led by Prosasti, your Vice President Community

 
Elections Results
Elections 2022 - The Results Are In...

The results are in from the Students' Union Elections 2022!

 
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Student Issues Forum Summary: Commuter Student Experience
Student Issues Forum Summary

A summary of the discussion points from the third Student Issues Forum of the year.

 
Q: I like to wind-down by…

R: Having a bath, listen to music, and talking to friends.

 
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January's Student Council Wrap-Up
Student Council Wrap-Up

Find out what happened and all the updates from the third Student Council of the year.

 
Q: A fact about me that surprises people…

R: I have lived in four different countries – Hong-Kong, Singapore, Vancouver and England

 
2022 Elections are coming soon!
Elections 2022

Get that competitive edge, advance your leadership skills and make a difference at Herts

 
Q: A TV show I quote too much from…

R: I don’t really watch TV...

 
December's Student Council Wrap-Up
Student Council Wrap-Up

Get the low-down from the second Student Council meeting of the year.

 
#16Pledges x #NeverOK
I'm supporting #16Pledges will you?

We're supporting the 16 Pledges campaign as part of #NeverOK

 
A timetabling update from your Vice President Education
Timetable Statement

After hearing your feedback, your Vice President Education has lobbied for change

 
The quickest way to make me smile is…

R: By smiling back at me

 
October's Student Council Wrap-Up
Student Council Wrap-Up

A run-down of all the key moments and discussions from the first Student Council of the year.

 
SU Study Smart
Female studying

SU Study Smart is your one stop support shop for productive and effective studying.

 
Q: My three ideal music festival headliners are…

R: Ed Sheeran, Sasha Sloan, Illenium (very varied I know)

 
Safety Update from The Forum
Safety Update

We want to update you on the safety measures we are taking in The Forum to keep you safe, including the ways in which we are tackling spiking

 
Our Support for the Girls Night In Campaign
Statement of Support for the Girls Night In Campaign

See how we'll be supporting the Girls Night In campaign at the University of Hertfordshire on Wednesday 3rd November

 
Meet Your Elected Officers
The Elected Officers running and laughing together on campus

Find out more about your 2021 - 2022 Elected Officer team

 
Our Commitments To You #NeverOK
#NeverOK creating a culture change on campus

You told us that safety and wellbeing were your top priorities.

Following a security review and analysing survey comments, we've set out our commitments to you.
Everyone deserves to feel safe at UH

 
Hertfordshire Students' Union join Student Minds SUs
Proud to be a member of Student Minds SUs 2021/22

We're excited to announce that alongside 16 other SUs, we'll be joining the 2021-22 Student Minds SUs cohort!

 
We are 'Quality Students' Union' Accredited!
We've been awarded a Quality Students' Union accreditation!

We're elated to have been awarded a Quality Students' Union accreditation from the National Union of Students

 
Herts Students Shape National Report
Three people walking away

We're proud to see Herts student voices being listened to on a national level, contributing to important recommendations for the Higher Education sector.

 
We've won a national diversity award!
FREDIE Awards 2021

The award was presented at the National Centre for Diversity (NCFD) FREDIE Awards 2021

 
National Centre for Diversity Award

We are really pleased to announce that we've achieved the Investors in Diversity for Small Charities Award from the National Centre for Diversity.

 
Panicking about plagiarism?

Good study skills are key to exam and assignment success! Don't forget...

 
Don't Cheat Yourself Out of Uni

You have a deadline looming... and nothing written down... what should you do?