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Events in September

Thu 19th September

Freshers - Hourly Campus Tours
16th September midnight - 20th September midnight
Meet in the Union Foyer
Find your way around campus
Freshers Party- Dance4Water
6:30pm - midnight
The Record Factory
Dance 4 Water Freshers Party!
Speech Sub Crawl
19th September midnight - 20th September midnight
The Arc, North Frederick Street
Welcome social for those joining and returning to the SLT society!
Freshers - Sport Come & Try
19th September 9am - 20th September 10pm
Strathclyde Sport, Stepps Playing Fields & Other
The University of Strathclyde Sports Union is invading Freshers' Week 2019 to provide 40+ FREE Come & Try sport taster sessions for all University of Strathclyde students
Freshers - Post Grad Coffee Morning
10am - noon
Recharge (Level 4)
Come along and meet your fellow Postgrads
Freshers - Postrgad Coffee Morning
10am - 11am
Exclusive networking event to Postgraduate and PhD students.
International Students Induction - 2!
11am - 1pm
Debates Chamber (Level 6, Strathclyde Students' Union)
As exciting as moving to a new country can be, it can also be challenging.
Freshers - Naturally You
noon - 5pm
Arbuthnott room, level 8
Naturally You developed to promote well-being support, enable girls and women to explore more skills and help them build a positive self-image
Freshers - Landmark & Mural Trail
1:30pm - 3pm
Meet in the Union Foyer
Get to see the cultural side of Glasgow
Freshers - Student Parliament (with free food!)
1:30pm - 4pm
Debates Chamber, Strath Union
Meet the Exec, learn about upcoming campaigns and discuss student issues
Freshers - International Food Fair
4pm - 6pm
Recharge (Level 4, Strathclyde Students' Union)
Get a taste of all the cultures that make up Strathclyde
Freshers - Faculty Night: Engineering
5pm - 7pm
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
Engineering School Faculty Night!
Strathclyde Media Welcome
5pm - 6:30pm
Debates Room, Strathclyde Student Union
Come along to the Debates Room on Level Six of the Union to speak to media societies across Strathclyde in a Freshers'-specific event. Your student media experience starts here.
Freshers - Circus of Horrors
7pm - 9pm
Vertigo (Level 8 Strathclyde Students' Union)
This is the greatest show! Or at least the most gruesome.
Freshers - Beach Party
9pm - midnight
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
A Strath Freshers favorite!

Fri 20th September

Freshers - Hourly Campus Tours
16th September midnight - 20th September midnight
Meet in the Union Foyer
Find your way around campus
Freshers - Liberation Coffee Afternoon
1pm - 3pm
Liberation Room (Level 6, Strathclyde Students' Union)
Indonesian Students Welcome
2pm - 7pm
Hosted by the Indonesian Society
Feminist Freshers Quiz!
4pm - 6pm
Darcy's, Princes Square, 48 Buchanan St
Girl Up Strathclyde presents our Freshers week Feminist Quiz! Come along for some fun, prizes and to learn all about Girl Up Strathclyde!
Freshers - Chess Night
5pm - 8pm
Level 10, Strath Union
Hosted by the Chess Club
Freshers - Postgrad Pub Quiz
5pm - 7pm
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
How much do you know about the Scottish lingo?
Freshers - All Things Bingo
8pm - 10pm
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
This is no ordinary bingo night.
Freshers - Kwaku's Karaoke
9pm - 1am
The Yard (Level 3 Strathclyde Students' Union)
Kwaku's Karaoke - every Friday night in the Yard.

Sat 21st September

Freshers - Medieval Society Come & Try
1pm - 8pm
Meet in the Union Foyer
Freshers - Omani Students Welcome from Omani Society
4pm - 7pm
Priory, Level 6 Students' Union
Omani students, welcome to Glasgow!
Freshers - Christian Union Games & Pizza Night
7pm - 10pm
More info coming soon!
Freshers - Casino Tables
8:30pm - 10:30pm
The Yard (Level 3 Strathclyde Students' Union)
Do you know your Texas Hold ‘Em from your Twenty One?
Freshers - Freshers Finale
11pm - 3am
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
Strathclyde Freshers, It's Been A Pleasure

Mon 23rd September

Back to Uni Pub Quiz at Bar Home
5pm - 10pm
Bar Home, 80 Albion Street, Glasgow, G1 1NY
It's that time of year! Will be kicking things off right with a social and pub quiz at Bar Home on Albion after our first Monday training session back (23rd). Training at 5pm in GH701 - Graham Hills Building, Down to Bar Home for food at 7:15 and the

Tue 24th September

Sports Union General Committee Meeting 1
4:30pm - 6pm
Business School, Room 204
Sports Union General Committee Meeting’s – commonly known as a GM – are important dates in the diary for Sports Club committees. The GM is your main forum to meet with the Sports President and Executive Committee to discuss various current matters.
Introduction to Photography Workshop (Free)
6pm - 7pm
TBC
Come along to learn photography basics from some of our most experienced members.
Tie Dye A Tote Bag
6pm - 7:30pm
Liberation room (level 6 of The Union)
Come get creative and make a tie dye tote bag!
First Social: PUB CRAWL
7pm - 11:59pm
A pub crawl to get to know the committee and society for Mary's Meals (it will be proper informal, no stress)
Welcome Back Social
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Bar Home Glasgow
Come along to our first social of the year!

Wed 25th September

Glasgow Freshers Cup 2019
noon - 7pm
Various Locations
In preparation for the Glasgow Taxis Cup taking place in March 2020, we are hosting a friendly tournament specifically for Freshers' students as precursor to Scotland's biggest Varsity between Glasgow's three rival Universities.
Naturally You
4pm - 7pm
Anderson Room, Level 8
Promote well-being support, enable girls and women to explore more skills and help them build a positive self-image
Freshers Social at Revolution
6pm - midnight
Revolution, 84 Mitchell St, Glasgow G1 3NA
Come along to our first social at Revolution Bar, Mitchell Street.

Thu 26th September

Freshers Social at Revolution
6pm - midnight
Revolution, 84 Mitchell St, Glasgow G1 3NA
Come along to our first social at Revolution Bar, Mitchell Street.
Telegraph Weekly Meeting - Week One
4pm - 5pm
Debates Room, Strathclyde Student Union
Our first weekly meeting at the paper is on Thursday 26 September. Meet the editors as we discuss the direction of the newspaper following on from Freshers' Week. We'll give out article ideas for our ~award-winning~ website then go for a social!
First Rehearsal
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Royal College Assembly Hall
First Rehearsal back after the summer break.
Trainspotting
6pm - 9pm
The Lounge, Level 5, Student Union
A free-for-all event to introduce students to the Scottish Culture in the most fun way. Come along with your pals to watch this Danny Boyle classic and enjoy free Pizzas and Irn Bru during the film.
Freshers social at Revolution Bar
7pm - 1am
84 Mitchell street
Meet and chat with old and new members of the club in a laid back environment filled with cheap drinks and good company! This is our new regular social spot so you will get a chance to get to know the place! Plus, free food! Which is all you need!
Strath Laughs
7:30pm - 11pm
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
Our Monthly Comedy Night!

Fri 27th September

Freshers Rehearsal
5pm - 8pm
Royal College Assembly Hall (RC471) - enter via James Weir Building (75 Montrose Street, G1 1XJ)
Come and join us for our first rehearsal of the year! We'll be rehearsing from 17:15-19:15 trying out pieces from our new repertoire, followed by our welcome social with free food. All string, woodwind, brass and percussion players are welcome!
Monthly Birthday Celebration - September
6pm - 9pm
Recharge (Level 4)
Join other students with the same birth month as you, so we can celebrate all your birthdays together on the same day
Glasgow Rugby Varsity - 1st Leg
7pm - 9pm
Old Anniesland Stadium
Join us at Old Anniesland Stadium in the West End of Glasgow for the first leg of the 2019-20 Glasgow Rugby Varsity series between the University of Strathclyde Men's Rugby 1st XV and local rivals, the University of Glasgow.
Kwaku's Karaoke
9pm - 1am
The Yard (Level 3 Strathclyde Student's Union)
Kwaku's Karaoke - every Friday night in the Yard.

Sat 28th September

Edinburgh Day Trip
11am - 8pm
Queen Street Train Station
Join us in exploring Edinburgh’s most picturesque locations.

Wed 2nd October

Black History Month - Own Voices Exhibition Opening
5:30pm - 8pm
The Lounge, Level 5, the Union
Join us for the launch of our Own Voices project! The first in the series, this one is themed for Black History Month.

Thu 3rd October

Naturally You
4pm - 7:30pm
Arbuthnott room, Level 8
Promote well-being support, enable girls and women to explore more skills and help them build a positive self-image.
Oktoberfest!
6pm - 11pm
The Yard (Level 3 Strathclyde Student's Union)
Oktoberfest comes to Strathclyde Union!

Fri 4th October

Why is my curriculum white? Panel Discussion
6pm - 9pm
Vertigo, Level 8, Strath Union
A panel discussion about why the curriculum is white and why we need to decolonise the curriculum.
Kwaku's Karaoke
9pm - 1am
The Yard (Level 3 Strathclyde Student's Union)
Kwaku's Karaoke - every Friday night in the Yard.

Mon 7th October

Thu 10th October

Opportunities Afternoon
noon - 4pm
Barony Bar, Level 2, the Union
Come find your next volunteering role or job opportunity! We'll have stalls from local and national charities, local employers, and organisations that are all about helping you boost your chances of landing that dream job.

Fri 11th October

Kwaku's Karaoke
9pm - 1am
The Yard (Level 3 Strathclyde Student's Union)
Kwaku's Karaoke - every Friday night in the Yard.

Wed 16th October

#BHM19 Open Mic
6pm - 10pm
The Lounge, Level 5, Strath Union
An event for performers to showcase their work based on their lived experiences as BME individuals in Scotland

Thu 17th October

Strath Laughs
7:30pm - 11pm
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
Our Monthly Comedy Night!

Fri 18th October

SLT Ball
18th October midnight - 19th October midnight
Alea Casino
SLT and Prosthetics and Orthotics ball of 2019
Monthly Birthday Celebration - October
6pm - 9pm
Recharge (Level 4)
Join other students with the same birth month as you, so we can celebrate all your birthdays together on the same day
Bingo Revolution
8pm - 11pm
Barony Bar (Level 2 Strathclyde Students' Union)
This is no ordinary bingo night.
Kwaku's Karaoke
9pm - 1am
The Yard (Level 3 Strathclyde Student's Union)
Kwaku's Karaoke - every Friday night in the Yard.
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