NUS National Conference 2017 #NUSNC17

We arrive in Brighton after a long journey from Derby. We were met with hundreds of students all excited for conference to begin. Giving you the chance to meet people from other FE and HE institutions that you wouldn’t even have the chance to meet normally. The first motion that we were given the chance…

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Red Nose Day 2017

First of all we’d just like to say a huge thank you to everyone who took part in Wear Red Day for Red Nose Day! We focused mainly at the JWC on Friday 24th March as we had several volunteers willing to help collect money! With all the hard work of staff and volunteers we raised…

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A Big Thank You From The Hope Centre!

First of all, DCSU would like to thank each and every one of you who made a donation to our collection for the Hope Centre over the Christmas period. We had a huge car load full of food which was incredible to be able to donate. We received a thank you message from the Hope Centre…

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#LOVESUs

DCSU had an amazing day over at Joseph Wright on Friday 2nd December. #LOVESUs was a national campaign run to celebrate the work of students’ unions across the country. The union staff went around the Atrium to talk to students to gather feedback about what they think of their students’ union and any suggestions that they had…

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The Hope Centre Collection

As you may know, we are doing a big food collection for the Hope Centre this year. The aim for us is to provide as much food as possible to take down to the charity. We want as many students and staff members to get involved and donate an item of food. The Hope Centre…

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Driving Test Nerves?

Today, I thought I would do a blog post on post driving test nerves. Passing your driving test is the beginning of your freedom. You can go anywhere you like without asking your parents for a lift. Also…NO BUSES!! But passing the test can be tricky so I am going to give you a few tips on how to…

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Alton Towers 2016!!!

We attended Alton Towers Scarefest again this year and as usual we had an amazing time. Luckily the weather stayed dry for us to enjoy the day without getting rained on! The actors and actresses were amazing and did a good job of scaring us all! The overall feedback of the trip was extremely positive…

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Stuck With Your CV?

Being a student can be a huge pressure especially when trying to find a career that will suit you. Trying to juggle studying to get the grades for those careers and keeping up with the update of a personal CV can be a real challenge so here’s a few tips that will help you out…

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What Can NUS Discount Do For You?

So, as some people may know, when you buy your NUS student card either online or in one of the union offices it gives you access to a variety of different student discounts both online and in stores which can save you lots of money. However, did anyone ever work out how much you could save…

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Student Rep Conference

Student Rep Conference   On Wednesday the 3rd of November the annual student rep conference run by the student’s union was hosted in the carriage shop theatre at the Roundhouse. Over 60 student reps attended the event and the majority of the exec members of the Students Union. The event was a valuable day for…

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