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Welcome back to Newcastle!

Campus has been very quiet without you!  We hope you've all had a great Easter break and are relaxed and ready for Term 3.  

New term means new campaigns, events and activities for you to get stuck into. This week we’ve got loads going on including Mind the Gap Mental Health Conference, Disability Awareness Week and of course, the AU Ball!

It’s also the last week of the NUSU Student Survey too, so you’ve only got 5 days left to win a TV, Beats Pill, Apple Watch or £200 cash. You’ve got to be in it to win it!  Enter here.

See you soon,

Day 1 of Disability Awareness week is All About Mental Health.  From 13:00-15:00 in the Kate Adie Room, NUSU, Mind the Gap society will be giving an introduction into the world of Mental Health.  Later from 17:00-19:00 in the Bamburgh Room, NUSU Central, we have a session discussing the relationship between disability and mental health.    Find out more
Day 2 is all about Neurodiversity.  From 11:00-14:00 come and try out the Paralympic sport Boccia outside NUSU.  We've also got a talk All About Neurodiversity from 13:00-15:00 in the Bamburgh Room and from 18:00-20:00 we have stand up comedy with Lost Voice Guy in the Venue! Find out more
Day 3 is all about Physical Disabilities.  From 11:00-14:00 come and have a go at Goalball outside NUSU.  Then from 13:00-15:00 the Students' with Disabilities Forum will be convened in the Bamburgh Room.  Finally, we're ending the day with a discussion on the Social and Medical Models of Disability from 17:00-19:00 also in the Bamburgh Room.  
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Day 4 focuses on Carers of people with disabilities.  This starts off from 13:00-15:00 with Part-time Officer Holly leading a talk on The Student Carer Experience in the Bamburgh Room.  Then from 17:00-19:00 there'll be a screening of Finding Dory along with a short discussion on it's portrayal of disability, also in the Bamburgh Room.  Find out more
We've got limited tickets still available as Rat Boy takes to the stage in the Venue on Thursday evening.  Check out his latest video "Revolution" and come on down!

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Bringing this years Disability Awareness Week to a close is All About Invisible Disabilities, with a talk from PTO Errol from 13:00-15:00 in the Bamburgh Room, on the importance of highlighting invisible disabilities in university and everyday life.
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The NUSU Mind the Gap Conference is back for 2017, with discussions and talks on mental health.  Now in its 4th year, this conference is a must for anyone with an interest in the many aspects of mental health.

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Also coming up...
  • Activities Assistant Vacancy - Want to be paid for going on some of our fantastic trips with Give it a Go?  Why not  join our activities team on a part time basis? - Apply Here
  • Student Trustee Vacancy - Want to join the board of NUSU?  Gain valuable experience whilst helping to set the strategic direction of our Chaity by becoming a student trustee! - Apply Here
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