Kent Union news

Sabb in the Spotlight: Vice President (Activities)

Tom Currie is your Vice President (Activities). He oversees everything extracurricular from Societies and Volunteering, to Student Media, Fundraising (RAG) and Kent Tech. This is what he has been working on...

 
Sabb in the Spotlight: Vice President (Sports)

So far this term your Vice President (Sports) has been working on her campaign to ensure the University recognise the benefits of being involved in sport. Nina will be submitting her paper to the Student Experience Board in the New Year.

 
It’s a golden year for the Union!

Kent Union is proud to announce their Investors in People Gold standard re-accreditation.

 
Sabb in the Spotlight: Vice President (Welfare)

Megan Wells has packed so much in to the first term, and her second year as your Vice President (Welfare). Here are some of her campaigns in progress and landmark achievements so far…

 
Sabb in the Spotlight: Vice President (Education)

Jack Lay your Vice-President (Education) represents and campaigns for you on all issues regarding your educational experience at Kent; from facilities to training, and much, much more! Here are his highlights...

 
Sabb in the Spotlight: Union President

Since starting in her role as Union President Tammy Naidoo already has a number of wins under her belt and is working on campaigns to improve your student experience at Kent!

 
Love a good debate?

Got ideas to make Kent even better? Look no further! The spring term Zones will begin on the 26th January, where you can submit an idea that can change Kent Union policy and direct campaigns.

 
Emergency Advice

If for any reason you are unable to see an adviser or if our services are closed then below we have listed a range of emergency contacts and alternative organisations that can offer advice in the main areas that we advise on.

 
Christmas Opening Hours

Are you staying on campus over the Christmas break? See when our Outlets will be open...

 
Stage Spiders

Student-led volunteering society Stage Spiders has raised £434.74.for Children in Need.

 
Party for Porchlight

Canterbury Homeless Outreach’s ‘Party for Porchlight’ raised over £500!

 
RAG Raids the Capital

Kent RaG raised £11,771.09 for Breast Cancer Campaign through the RaG Raid in London.

 
Course Rep of the Month

Do you know a Course Rep who has gone above and beyond in their role?

Then you need to nominate them for Course Rep of the Month! Let’s recognise their hard work and achievements.

Nominations will be presented to the VP Education who will choose one winner. The winner will receive a certificate and £10 Amazon voucher.

 
Campus Garden Shed Painting

The Campus Garden has been cleared, and the shed has now been painted thanks to the hard work of five Kent Union Volunteers this week!

 
Volunteering at Age UK Canterbuy

Kent Union volunteers took a trip to Age UK Canterbury Day Centre to visit the senior citizens.

 
Christmas Shoebox Appeal for Smile International

Kent Union donated an amazing total of 49 Christmas shoeboxes packed with gifts to be given to disadvantaged children this Christmas through Smile International.

 
THE Awards

Your Student Leadership team at Times Higher Education Awards last night.

 
KCAS Social

The first KCAS night out went off with a bang!

 
Kitchen Campaign

What do you think about the kitchen facilities on campus? Kent Union is campaigning for better kitchens on campus and you can help!

 
Abseiling down Premier Inn for Porchlight

Canterbury Homeless Outreach took part in an abseiling event organised by KM Charity Team; £222 raised so far for Porchlight.

 
UKC Books to Africa Fundraiser

UKC Books to Africa raised £356.65 through their Krispy Crème Fundraiser!

 
Autumn Elections Results

Here are your Zone Committee, NUS Conference Delegates, UG Student Committees and the KGSA Committee!

 
Teaching Awards Nominations

Nominate your favourite lecturer, that amazing admin staff or even your favourite Course Rep here!

 
Colchester Film Festival

Viewfinders Film Making Society and UKC Creative Writing society recently took part in the Colchester Film Festival 60 Hour Challenge.