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2020-01-14 - UUSU Advice Bureau

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◇ LONGSTAFF, David. ◇ HONAN, Avril. ◇ KINSELLA, Oisin. ◇ BLACK, Danielle. ◇ McANALLEN, Andrew. ◇ KERR, Declan. ◇ MACKEY, Colum. ◇ BIGGERSTAFF, Cherith. Companies House - ULSTER UNIVERSITY STUDENTS' UNION. Academic Services for Students. Examinations & Associated Activites Calendar (2013/14) Courses/Modules General information on courses and modules Bursaries How Do I? Common questions that we are asked. Student Feedback Survey. Ulster Life. Ulster is a dynamic and innovative place to work and study. We're a modern, forward-looking, progressive and entrepreneurial university with the ability to get things done. No two days are ever alike at Ulster and there's always lots going on. That's what makes studying and working here so appealing.

Diversity is important and we aim to provide something for everyone. Take a look round and get a flavour of what life is like whilst studying and working at Ulster. Faculties and Schools All there is to know about our six Faculties and the Schools which deliver the learning and research within them. Learning Resources / Library Four state-of-the-art Learning Resource Centres support the learning and research of every student and staff member. A-Z contact details for every member of staff working at Ulster. University of Ulster Choir. Student Support. Study Tools Workshops.

Learn to use online study tools to: Plan and structure your assignments effectively Convert study notes to mp3 User proofreading tools to ensure assignments are error-free Build a bibliography as you search the internet Use mindmaps to revise for exams Texthelp Read & Write and Mindview software packages are available on University PCs. We will be holding 4 different types of training sessions in the Magee Campus in second semester. You can go to as many or as few of these sessions as suits you. The sessions will consist of: Mindview (1 Session): In this session, we will go through the many features of mindview, a popular piece of mind mapping software.

If you would like to book one of our training sessions that are available for a limited time only, please use the following calendar. Student Union - Facebook: UU Students Union. UUSU - Job-Opportunities. Paul Johnston. Staff guide to UUSU by Paul Johnston. Rag Week 2014 | UUSU. Uusu VP Campaigns. UUSU Student Survey 2014. Endsleigh. Dragons Den. Learning &Teaching Awards 2014.

US Awards 2014 | UUSU. The US Awards 2014 | UUSU. The US Awards took place on Tuesday 8th April in Coleraine Student's Union to recognise our student’s contribution to University & Students’ Union life. These awards brought all of our societies and volunteers together to celebrate their achievements over the past academic year. The awards enable UUSU to recognise all the great work, achievements and contributions that our students have made to their society, the local community and the Students’ Union.

Jane Gribbin from 'Volunteer Now' spoke about the importance of getting involved in volunteering and fund raising while at university, she claimed that future employers not only seek good results, but extra efforts, commitments and experiences. Ann Marie McKee winner of the 'Outstanding Student' award was shocked and humbled receive the last award of the night, she even got a standing ovation from the crowd! The US Award's nominees and winners UUSU Outstanding Student Award 2014 Nominees: Euan Cantley (Coleriane) Niamh Cusack (Jordanstown)

Dr Boluk named Overall Inspirational Teacher | UUSU. The UUSU Learning & Teaching Awards took place on Friday night in the Loughview Suite, Jordanstown. Over 200 nominations were cast by students to recognise the university and teaching staff that have gone beyond the call of duty for their students. Dr Boluk, lecturer in Leisure and Events Management in Coleraine campus was the winner of the Inspirational Award for Ulster Business School and the Overall Inspirational Teaching Award.

Dr Boluk said ''I was pleased to win the Inspirational Award and teary eyed when I was acknowledged as the most inspirational lecturer at the University of Ulster! It is an amazing feeling to be recognised in such a positive light by so many of my students. The award winners and nominees were as follows: Overall Inspirational Teaching Award Dr Karla Boluk Inspirational Teaching Awards Art, Design and Built Environment Faculty The shortlisted nominees: Christine Blaney Shirley MacWilliam Mary McIntyre Winner: Mary McIntyre Arts Faculty Winner: Dr Shaun Ryan Adrian Moore.

Amy Foster and Paula Grant win the Most Outstanding Sports Person Awards | UUSU. Amy Foster (Athletics) and Paula Grant (Golf) were the worthy winners of the most outstanding sports person awards for their campus at COLOURS Sports Union Awards in the Hilton Hotel on Saturday 24th May. These are the most prestigious awards that can be won and the girls are most deserving, competing at the top levels in their field.

Congratulations! See the full list of winners below; Nick Wright: Volleyball (Special Recognition Award) Nick Wright, was the recognised for his commitment to the University of Ulster, Jordanstown's Volleyball teams. Nick has been managing and involved with the club for the past 18 years. UUJ became the first team ever from the UK or Ireland to make it through to the second round of the Top Teams Cup, they have won the All-Ireland Premier League, the NI League and the NI Cup on several occasions. Adrian McGuckin: Jordanstown GAA Coach (Special Recognition Award) Adrian McGuckin manager of the Jordanstown GAA team was awarded a Special Recognition Award.

Student Competition. Would you like to win £250? Start the summer with a little cash in your pocket? Have something to add to your CV? If so why not enter this University Student Competition. The Centre for Higher Education Research and Practice (CHERP) is a department within the University which supports staff to continually develop their teaching practices.

In this year’s Student Competition we would like to find out more about your perceptions of what makes an excellent teacher. Entries can be written accounts or blogs, story boards or video/ sound recordings. The title for this year’s competition is: “What makes an excellent teacher?” Apart from rewarding you for the quality of your entry, your guidance will provide us and other students with a source of good information to inform our educational practice and student learning. The competition is open to all undergraduates and taught postgraduates. 1. Details of previous competitions are available at: UUSU | Learning & Teaching Awards 2014. Volunteering Opportunities. Course Rep Training 2013/2014. Volunteer Campus Officers Needed. Develop your experience and skills with US. Campus Officers are a group of engaged and passionate volunteer students, who primarily support our elected sabbatical officers and staff in specialist roles.

This support is vital to the activities of UUSU and to the quality of student life at the University of Ulster. This scheme is also designed to support giving students practical work experience that will improve employability. Benefits of being a Campus Officer Unique experience! Campus Officers will have the opportunity to develop and refine the skills and interests you will have gained prior to coming to university in either paid employment or voluntary work within a large and diverse range of students and staff across your campus. ​ Currently available roles (Click on links): Other information These positions are for a twelve month period.

Typical activities: Support we will provide Overall qualities we will be looking for: What qualities are essential? Interested? Contact: William Methven. Student Volunteering Week 2014. Student Volunteering Week. Arts & Culture Development. UFAD. Humdinger! Children's Book Festival 24th to 29th March 2014. SU Activity Report 2012-2013 by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 8 by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 7 by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 6 by Paul Johnston. Us Weekly Issue 5 by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 4 by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 3 Magee Students by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 2 by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 1 by Paul Johnston. US Weekly Issue 10 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 9 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 8 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 7 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 6 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 5 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 4 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 3 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 2 Semester 2. US Weekly Issue 1 Semester 2.

US Weekly: Issue 3. US Weekly: Issue 2. US Weekly: Issue 1. US Magazine Issue 3. US Magazine Issue 2 by Paul Johnston. Why Run? - UUSU Elections. Special Election Newsletter. Elections 2014 | Vote 10th March-12th March 2014 | UUSU. Trinity News - Ulster University Students’ Union call for removal of Emeritus title from academic following “racist” and “sexist” views – Trinity News. Photo Credit: Joe McCalion/ Trinity News Ulster University Students’ Union (UUSU) has passed a motion to call for the revocation of the Professor Emeritus title from Prof. Richard Lynn following views the motion states as “racist” and “sexist”. The motion, as seen by Trinity News, alleged that Prof. Lynn had been a speaker and attendee at the “Secret Eugenics Conference” held at University College London (UCL). Last month, UCL launched an investigation into how James Thompson, an honorary senior lecturer at the university, was able to hold the conference on eugenics in secret.

The Guardian reports that Prof. The motion continued to say that Prof. Furthering this, the UUSU motion alleged that Prof. The motion stated the union’s opinion on the matter: “The positions advocated by Richard Lynn violate the Good Relations policy, and are racist and sexist in nature. Prof. Prof. Ulster University (UU) have yet to make a decision on whether to revoke his title.