Important: Covid-19 alert level has moved to High in Essex

The government announced at midday today (15 October) that Essex’s status in the three-tier COVID-19 alert system is moving from Medium (lowest tier) to High (middle tier).

 
Unsung Heroes (5th - 9th)

Read more about the student-led Unsung Heroes project. Every week, we will share our list of Unsung Heroes with information about their lives and their impact on history. Week two...

 
Black History Month 2020
Black History Month web banner - click here for more information

This event is led, and designed by ARU students working with ARU and the Students' Union to bring a range of educational events, social opportunities and an online showcase-style event from the 1st - 31st October 2020. Visit the home page of BHM 2020 here.

 
Your Guide to Cambridge

Everything you need to know about Cambridge!

 
Your Guide to Chelmsford

Everything you need to know about Chelmsford!

 
Winning for AHSS (Course Rep Wins)

AHSS has had some massive wins because of the work of our wonderful Course Reps, read more about the achievements of your AHSS Reps here.

 
Black Lives Matter
Black Lives Matter

We as a Union have been profoundly saddened by the recent events that have brought into a new perspective the issues of systemic and institutional racism that still exist in our society. Read the full statement from your Elected Officers here.

 
The Mind Map

Mental Health Matters, that's why we love this site. This service allows you to search for Free Mental Health services based on your Post Code, which means if you are moving to a new city this year, or studying from home you can access support where you are.

 
Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We are monitoring the unfolding situation of the Coronavirus carefully and are adhering to Public Health England guidance. It’s important to remember the risk to the UK population is currently low. We are aware that students may be worried or have concerns about a whole range of issues related to the virus. If you have a query or concerns then please take a look at our page.

 
What is ARU Students’ Union?

Find out exactly who we are, and what we can offer you!

 
Sports clubs and Societies – what’s all the fuss about?

We will never stop shouting about our brilliant sports clubs and societies so we’re here to tell you all about why you should join one of them, especially in your first year…

 
What is it like to run a society?

Always wished you had run your society? Have a flair for event planning? Or just want to be part of a great team?

 
What is a Course Rep?

Being a Course Rep sounds all well and good… but what exactly is a Course Rep?

 
How to enjoy uni as a commuting student

Here is how you can still enjoy the uni experience and get involved as a commuting student.

 
How to deal with feeling nervous about moving out

It’s okay to feel some anxiety about moving out of your home into student accommodation. But here’s some tips on making it an easier process.

 
 
 
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Anglia Ruskin Students' Union

Students creating success together

We recognise individual aspirations for success and support students to collaborate and realise their ambitions. Find out more.

Meet the Executive Officer Team

Emily Long. Vice President Science & Engineering

 

Riya Gadhavi, Vice President Health, Education and Medical Sciences

 

Omkar Singh. Vice President Business and Law

 

Sorin-Marius Predica. Vice President ARU London

 

Upcoming events...

Black History Month: Brown Babies digital exhibition
22nd September - 31st October
Online
Digital exhibition curated by Professor Lucy Bland, based on her book Britain’s ‘Brown Babies’, the Stories of Children Born to Black GIs and White Women in the Second World War.
Journal Black - A Black History Month Art Exhibition
1st-31st October
Elements Bar, 207 Lee High Road, London, SE13
Curated to mark the history books, during black history month. A collection of artists under one roof, exhibiting their best work.
DAY OF ACTION AGAINST THE US TRADE DEAL (PROTEST)
24th October
Christ's Peaces, Cambridge (next to bus station)
Take action against the US trade deal to protect services, standards, rights and democracy!
Ethereal Dance: Saturday Session
24th October
Dance Studio Cos010
Black History Month Free Walk with Qualified London Guide
25th October
Westminster Abbey, 20 Deans Yd, London, SW1P 3PA
A free walk with a Qualified Guide to celebrate the enormous contribution Black Britons have made to our vibrant and diverse society.
COVID-19: State vs Individual Responsibility
25th October
Online
A series of debates where to discuss politics from a philosophical perspective. We aim to put together people from all backgrounds and to bring up constructive discussions about everyday problems at a local and global scale. Every Sunday at 6 PM.
COVID-19: State vs Individual Responsibility
25th October
A series of debates where to discuss politics from a philosophical perspective. We aim to put together people from all backgrounds and to bring up constructive discussions about everyday problems at a local and global scale. Every Sunday at 6 PM.
Yoga - Cambridge: Monday Class
26th October
Zoom
Yoga flow classes for the Cambridge Yoga Club
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