News.

April Student Assembly Motions and Reports Published

Student Assembly takes place on Thursday 26th April, and three motions will be debated at the meeting.

 
Student Research Reports Released

The findings from the annual Department Rep projects have been released - looking at mental health and wellbeing, campus space, student communications, and more...

 
Start A New Society

More than 1,500 of you have got involved in one or more groups this year, but if you didn’t find one that was for you, you can now create your own.

 
Stand to be a Society or Sports Club Leader

Nominations are now open for the Societies and Sports Club committee elections - and it could be you.

 
UCU Strike: Industrial Action Has Ended

The ongoing pensions dispute has ended with an agreement reached between UCU and UUK. Plus, our guide to fee reimbursement.

 
Our Pick of Cheap (or Free) Things to do in your Easter Break

If you’re spending your Easter break in London, alongside your work and your studies (obv), why not try and fit in some London loving? To give you some inspiration, we’ve picked out a range of the best cheap or free activities we could find, so you can get out and see a bit of London without breaking the bank.

 
UCU Strike: Guide to Complaints and Compensation

Many students have raised the issue of fee reimbursement with us, so we wanted to update you on the work we've done, and provide a guide to requests for compensation.

 
London2Copenhagen: A Goldsmiths Student Abroad

In a series of blog posts, second year Sociology student Abigail Joseph talks about her experience of the Erasmus scheme, as she heads off to study in Copenhagen for a year.

 
Eight Takeaways From Our Research Into Final Year Project Costs

We've looked at the often hidden costs of completing a final year project as part of a practice-based course.

 
BUCS Blogs: Athletics

For the second year running we had students representing Goldsmiths at the BUCS (British Universities & Colleges of Sport) National Competition which took place in Sheffield 16th-18th February.  We caught up with some of the athletes to chat about how they got on.

 
An interview with Omnii Collective

This weekend Omni Collective will lead Music Tech Fest, a day centred around music technology, for women and non-binary people. Ahead of this we catch up with Omni founders Joy, Fran and Naomi to find out more about their inspirations, their advice for budding producers as well as their dream for Omnii.

 
BUCS Blogs: Goldsmiths Mountaineering

We hear from from Yin Ying Kong, a 3rd year BA Design Student and Captain of the Mountaineering Club on her experience of BUCS and how the team feels post competition.

 
Telling the stories of LGBTQ Migrants

To mark the end of LGBTQ+ History Month, we host a night focused on listening to and supporting queer refugees who try to forge a place for themselves in European countries.

 
UCU Strike: Frequently Asked Questions Answered

Everything you need to know about the impending UCU Strike.

 
Update on the Academic Communities Fund

Students have been using the Academic Communities Fund for a variety of trips and events. Apply for funding to help build communities, meet other students on your course, learn new things and to experience London too.

 
February Student Assembly: Round Up

A round up of the motions passed at the first Student Assembly of 2018.

 
Five Things to Apply for During Reading Week

Use your reading week wisely…other than doing, well, actual reading, why not think about applying for funding for that project you’ve always wanted to get off the ground, or get some volunteering experience that will leave you in good stead when you finish uni?

 
Meet Your New Sports Activators: Delphine Bueche

We have a chat with one of the newly appointed Sports Activators, Delphine Bueche. Delphine leads on various activities as part of the SU's new social sport programme, Active at Goldsmiths.

 
Meet Your New Sports Activators: Samantha Curran

We have a chat with one of the newly appointed Sports Activators, Samantha Curran. Samantha leads on various activities as part of the SU's new social sport programme, Active at Goldsmiths.

 
UCU Strike: Our Meeting With Pat, Goldsmiths Warden

On Tuesday 6th February, the Full Time Officer Team met with Goldsmiths Warden, Pat Loughrey, and his senior management team to discuss a range of issues including the upcoming UCU lecturers strike.

 
Meet Your New Sports Activators: Roseline Vincent

We have a chat with one of the newly appointed Sports Activators, Roseline Vincent. Roseline leads on various activities as part of the SU's new social sport programme, Active at Goldsmiths.

 
LGBTQ+ History Month Exhibition Artists

To celebrate LGBTQ+ history, this February we have a free, month long exhibition in the SU Cafe. We take a closer look at some of the amazing artists performing and exhibiting.

 
New Societies: Under the Spotlight

As the number of societies and communities continues to grow here at Goldsmiths, we take a closer look at the newly set up Veg Society, the Jazz and Improv Society and the Anti-Imperialist Society.

 
Under the Spotlight: Arts Tutoring Society

As the number of societies and communities continues to grow here at Goldsmiths SU, we take a look at some of the new societies that have launched this year, including the Arts Tutoring Society.

 
Under the Spotlight: Beautiful Faces Society

As the number of societies and communities continues to grow, we take a look at some of the new societies that have launched this year, what they aim to provide for their members and why they were started in the first place.

 
January Student Assembly Motions Published

Student Assembly takes place on Thursday 25th January - with four motions being debated and voted on.

 
Expanded PGR support from Goldsmiths SU and UCU

From Postgrad Researcher Reps and building communities, to free UCU Membership: an update on support available for PGR students.

 
Student research topics announced for 2018

Each year, Department Reps (formerly DSCs) work in small teams to research seven different areas of student experience - this year's research topics have just been announced.

 
A closer look at the BME student data drop

Earlier this week, Goldsmiths released information about the disparity between white and BME students in relation to retention - here's six key takeaways from the data.

 
Start Something New in 2018

New year, new you? We know it’s a massive cliche, however there’s no time like the present to begin making lifestyle choices that will suit you long term, not just for January.

 
December Student Assembly: Round Up

Find out what motions were passed at the latest Student Assembly which took place on the Thursday 7th December.

 
NUS Delegate Elections Results

NUS Delegate election results are out - say hello to your new NUS Delegates for 2017/18.

 
Stark difference in degree results of white and BME students revealed

The University have published their report into the attainment gap - proving the substantial gap between the academic success of students of colour and their white counterparts.

 
Student Assembly Motions Published

Student Assembly takes place on Thursday 7th December - with three motions being debated and voted on.

 
Having a Chat with Pat: An Open Meeting with the Warden of Goldsmiths

A round up of the most recent Open Meeting with the Warden of Goldsmiths, Patrick Loughrey, on Wednesday the 22nd November.

 
Getting The Most Out of Reading Week

Reading Week is almost here: before you lay about in your pjs watching Netflix for a week, here's some tips for getting the most out of the break.

 
Meet Your Officers: Tara Mariwany

Meet Tara, who is your Welfare & Diversity Officer for the second year!

 
Meet Your Officers: Taylor McGraa

Say hi to your new Education Officer, Taylor!

 
Meet Your New Officers: Eva Crossan Jory

You may know her as last year's Campaigns and Activities Officer, meet your new SU President, Eva!