Fri 05 Mar 2021
VP Education Alissa Chohan celebrates the lastest winners of our You're Valued awards, members of staff who have been nominated by students for their hard work, time and dedication in far from ideal circumstances this year.
Thu 04 Mar 2021
As we celebrate University Mental Health Day, VP Wellbeing & Diversity Henn Warwick and Mentality President Milo Dack discuss the importance of talking about our mental health.
VP Societies & Sport Lucy Brown is here to tell you all about the BRIT 2021 Challenge and how you can improve your mental health and fitness, all whilst raising vital funds to support young adult mental health.
Wed 03 Mar 2021
It can be difficult to define what a healthy relationship looks like, as what is “normal” will be slightly different for everyone. With that in mind, our Advice Centre have pulled together some useful information and resources to help you spot the signs of an abusive relationship.
Tue 02 Mar 2021
President Kate Roberts and VP Education Alissa Chohan unpick the complicated topic of grade inflation, discussing what it is, what is being done to tackle the concerns around it, and what it means for you in the context of this academic year.
Fri 26 Feb 2021
Did someone turn a light on? Bright Ideas is back! From small quality of life improvements through to bigger wins for everyone, this is your opportunity to tell us what you'd like to see changed to improve your university experience!
Thu 25 Feb 2021
In the latest blog for her Seeking Sustainability campaign, President Kate Roberts considers what role the SU has to play in sustainability, discussing what steps have been taken so far and how you can get involved to enact change.
Tue 23 Feb 2021
In this guest blog for the Seeking Sustainability campaign, Climate Action President Cosmo Cattell calls for more students to join the fight for a sustainable world.
Mon 22 Feb 2021
As she launches into her Seeking Sustainability campaign week, President Kate Roberts discusses universities and the environment, considering what role they have to play, and in what areas they should be enacting change.
Fri 19 Feb 2021
Open to all students, throughout the first week of March we’re shining the spotlight on big topics that are being discussed in the Higher Education sector including Tuition Fees, Race and Diversity at universities, and more.
To ensure you have ample opportunity to hold your sabbatical officers to account, we have introduced ‘Ask the Officers’ where you can ask any question and gain a response from the relevant officer. President Kate Roberts tell you more about how the Q&A sessions will work, in tandem with the launch of our new Officer Accountability webpage.
A story post on a recent Instagram takeover fell below the expectations of the Students’ Union and the student body. VP Wellbeing and Diversity Henn Warwick has today issued an apology.
President Kate Roberts tells you all about the launch of her new campaign, Seeking Sustainability. Find out how you can get involved to help us better understand what students want when it comes to improving sustainability at Royal Holloway and help inform the development of a new sustainability strategy.
2nd Year Law student Rachel Harvey opens the door for open and honest discussion, exploring why women masturbate, types of orgasm, how to masturbate, and some great advice on getting started.
Thu 18 Feb 2021
VP Societies & Sport Lucy Brown delivers her top tips for staying connected during lockdown, including joining one of our student groups who are still delivering some great virtual content!
In a special guest blog for Let's Talk About Sex, Disabled Collective Chair, Nathaniel McShane, discusses his experiences of sex as a transgender person.
Disabled Collective member, Alice, talks about her sexual experiences since being diagnosed with a chronic illness and entering into the world of disability.
Wed 17 Feb 2021
Using emergency contraception is nothing to be ashamed of, so why is it so stigmatised? VP Wellbeing & Diversity Henn Warwick goes through the different types of emergency contraception, and how to use them.
Tue 16 Feb 2021
As part of her Let's Talk About Sex campaign, VP Wellbeing & Diversity Henn Warwick looks to open up dialogue on abortion, including information on accessing an abortion, methods of abortion, aftercare, and important changes as a result of Covid-19. The article also highlights the danger and illegality of self-induced abortion - reader discretion is advised.
Are you a member of an academic society? Or are you often sat wondering why your department doesn’t have an academic society? Whatever your experience, President Kate Roberts wants to hear from you!
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