What's On

VGSoc Casual Gaming Night
20th September
Exchange Seminar Green
A Casual Gaming Night for freshers week! Come and make some new friends while playing video games!
Mens Lacrosse Taster Session
20th September - 25th October
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Cheerleading Saints and Sinners Social
20th September
Falmouth
Coming to university is a time to reinvent yourself! You now have the choice to be someone new… but will you be the saint or the sinner?
Fresh Fest
20th September
AMATA, Penryn Campus
Mini festival at AMATA. Ticket info coming soon.
Sailing Taster Session
21st September
Royal Cornwall Yacht Club
Come and join us to one of our taster session this Saturday! Half an hour of dinghy sailing in a safe environment, see if this sport is for you.
Committee Conference 2019
21st September
Falmouth Campus, TR11 4RH
Welcome to Committee Conference 2019
EcoSoc: Biology Brunch!
21st September
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
Wacky about wildlife? Nuts about nature? Come have some brunch with EcoSoc! Meet like-minded people over some tasty food!
Pride Soc: Coffee Morn
21st September
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
Our first coffee morning of the year! This will run every Saturday at 11am – 1pm. Grab a tea, breakfast and meet some wonderful people!
Quidditch Weekly Session
21st September
Dracaena
Do you like rugby? Do you like dodgeball? Do you want to play a gender-inclusive, contact sport? Quidditch is the sport for you.
Horseriding Meet and Greet
21st September
Gyllyngvase Beach
Come and meet your committee and fellow members for a BBQ at the beach! Bring some food and a friend for a chilled evening by the sea.
Politics Society: Stupid Shirt Social
21st September
Stannary, Spoons, Mangos, Kings
Get your glad rags on and join us for a tour of the town, Prize for cringiest shirt (Nothing offensive please)
Shipwrecked Party
21st September
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Penryn Campus beach party. Ticket info coming soon.
Christian Union: Church Crawl - Harbour Church
22nd September
Harbour Church, (Princess Pavillion) Falmouth
A chance for new students to try out a selection of different churches to find one to settle in. This week it's Harbour Church. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for travel updates.
Freshers Fayre
22nd September
The Stannary (external businesses, Students' Union), DDM (societies) and the Sports Centre (sports club)
Find out what your student and local community has to offer at the annual Freshers Fayre. Local businesses will be on hand with discounts and freebies and you can also meet the students’ union team and various activity groups.
Surf Beach Party
22nd September
Gyllyngvase Beach
Come down to our second social of the year. Get your flipflops on and head down to Falmouth’s biggest beach.
Tremough Follies: Dance & Singing Workshop
22nd September
AMATA Studio TBC - Meet in AMATA cafe
An introduction to different aspects of follies, open to all abilities! Not sure how to get to AMATA? Meet us in the exchange and we'll show you the way!
ACS Day Out Bowling
22nd September
Truro Bowl
A day out bowling with ACS
K-Pop Beach BBQ
22nd September
Gyllyngvase beach
Come to the beach for a bbq with the K-Pop Society.
MathSoc: Quiz Night
22nd September
Exchange Seminar Red
Want to test out your brain power against other freshers? This is the event for you! Teams of up to 6, but if you are without any other members, fear not as we can put together 'One Direction' style teams on the night. Bring your own drinks.
Drinks at Chintz with Cornwall's online student newspaper
22nd September
Chintz, Falmouth, Cornwall
Join us for a chilled Sunday evening at Chintz in Falmouth! You'll get the chance to meet the 2019/20 editorial team, as well as other potential contributors for the Anchor!
Ladies Football Welcome Drinks
22nd September
Stannary
Come and meet us at the Stannary for drinks.
EcoSoc: Moth Trapping
23rd September
Penryn Campus (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Come along for a chance to see moths up close and learn just how great they really are! Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors.
Drop in Session for Commuter Students
23rd September
Upper Stannary, Penryn Campus
If you are a Cornish student living at home or if your home and term time address is in Cornwall, come down to the Upper Stannary for a chat and a free cake with your Students' Union. We will be there to listen to your concerns and ideas.
Kayaking Introduction Paddle and Games
23rd September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Introductory paddle that will enable people to come and experience kayaking in a safe environment.
Catholic Mass & lunch (Weekly Event)
23rd September
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event with Mass led by our Catholic chaplains with free lunch afterwards.
Library Tour
23rd-27th September
Tremough Campus Library + Falmouth Campus Library
No need to make an appointment, just come to the Library Help desk.
Veg & Vegan Society: “Why go vegan?” Talk
23rd September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar M
A talk given by our committee members on why you should be vegan, as well as lots of useful advice on going vegan at university. Free vegan drinks and snacks provided!
Cornish Language Taster Session
23rd September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar C
Come along and have a go at the beautiful Celtic language of Cornwall.
Young Liberals - Liber-Tea: Drugs, Privacy, and You
23rd September
Exchange Seminar Yellow
The freshers’ period is synonymous with copious amounts of alcohol consumption, which is why we’re offering a brief respite with a ‘Liber-Tea’.
Chess Society Taster Session
23rd September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar N
Play Chess, meet people and have fun! Refreshments provided.
Welcome English
23rd September
Exchange Seminar Rooms, Penryn Campus
A great way to learn about life in Cornwall, pick up some useful phrases and expressions, and meet other students from around the world. Come along to just one or to all the sessions.
Ballet
23rd September
AMATA Studio H
A free taster session for the FXU Ballet society.
Climbing Taster Session 3
23rd September
Granite Planet, Penryn
Come along to our local climbing wall for an indoor climbing taster session!
ISOC Meet and Greet
23rd September
Exchange Seminar Yellow
If you don’t fancy another night out in town, come join us for a relaxed night and get to know everyone in the society as well as the committee! We have a wide selection of games to play, and food to eat! Everyone is welcome to come!
Labour Society - Champagne Socialism
23rd September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 6
Our introductory meeting, where you can enjoy free food and drink, meet the committee and like-minded members.
Pride Soc: Speed Dating
23rd September
Peter Lanyon Staff Room
Want to make new friends or find that special someone? Struggle to hold a conversation for an hour? Well with out speed ‘dating’ you can talk to a wide range of people, each for 5-10minutes, and hopefully make some great friendships!
The Historical Society: Pointers and a Pint
23rd September
The Upper Stannary
Join 2nd and 3rd years for a drink in The Stannary to find out everything they wished they knew when they were freshers.
Mens Lacrosse Taster Session
23rd September
Penryn Rugby Club
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Netball Taster Session
23rd September
Campus Sports Hall
Join CSM Netball at a training session as part of Fresher's weeks! All years, genders, and abilities welcome.
Tolkien Soc -The Ultimate Lord of the Rings Quiz
23rd September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 4
Welcome to Tolkien Society’s ultimate Lord of the Rings Quiz! Want to prove your knowledge of Lord of the Rings and Tolkien’s work? Join us in the Peter Lanyon building Monday 23rd September at 18:30 in Seminar 4!
Womens Lacrosse Taster Session
23rd September
Penryn Rugby Club
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Entrepreneurs Society
23rd September
School of Entrepreneurship
Our meet and greet will be an introduction to the society and what we plan for the upcoming year. Wine and cheese will be on offer for the attendees.
Kung Fu Free Taster Session
23rd September
Venue TBC
The first Kung Fu session of the 2019/2020 academic year – free for everyone, suitable for beginners or advanced martial artists.
Songwriter’s Taster session and Social
23rd September
TBC
Come and join us our first weekly session of the year! Try writing songs with other people or by yourself, learn new methods, talk to other musicians and find out what we’re all about.
American Football Taster Session
23rd September
Penryn Campus MUGA
A free taster session with the American Football club.
Athletics Circuits Taster
23rd September
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Come along to our circuits taster session!
Jazz & Lyrical Dance Taster Session
23rd September
TBC
A free taster session for the Jazz and Lyrical society.
Tang Soo Do Taster session
23rd September
Campus Sports Centre Studio
Come along and have a go at Tang Soo Do (Korean Karate), a fun, exciting and dynamic Korean Martial art.
Women in Mining: Freshers Welcome Event
23rd September
CSM Museum
Come along and indulge yourself with wine and cheese (and non-alcoholic alternatives). Open to Woman and Men, Miners and Geologists.
Gymnastics All Abilities Taster Session
23rd September
Penryn Gymnastics Centre Meet at Glasney Lodge
All abilities welcome! Whether your experience be a few handstands on your playground or competitive elite we have space for you!
Swimming Taster Session
23rd September
Carn Brea Leisure Centre
Swimming Taster Session - meet at the campus bus stop 40 minutes before the start of session to allow time for travel and changing
EcoSoc: Bird Walk
24th September
Penryn & Campus, College & Argal Reservoir (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Join us for a walk around College and Argal Reservoirs where we'll be looking out for the many bird species that call the Reservoirs 'home'. Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors.
Surf Taster Session BOOK NOW
24th September
Perranporth Beach
Join us on the first surf sessions of the year! BOOK NOW, on the SU website under our society page!
Flicka Foundation Trip for Care Experience Students
24th September
Penryn Campus bus stop
Trip to the donkey sanctuary for care leavers and other care experience students. Please register a free ticket to attend.
Volleyball Beach Volleyball and BBQ
24th September
Gyllyngvase Beach
We like the beach and BBQs, join us at Gylly for a taster session. Nets will be up from 2pm and the BBQ will go on until 10pm. See ya there!
Table Top Gaming Freshers Game Night
24th September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar K and J
Come have a taste of what Table-top Gaming Society has to offer on a regular Wednesday game night. We have a wide selection of board games, card games and more table-top based shenanigans.
Athletics Track and Field Taster
24th September
Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stops
Join us in the first track and field session at Carn Brea!
MathSoc: Beach BBQ
24th September
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
A fun but relaxed time enjoying one of Falmouth’s beautiful beaches, whilst getting to know some fellow maths enthusiasts! Vegetarian and Vegan options available, for other dietary requirements please contact a member of the committee.
Netball Taster Session
24th September
Campus Sports Hall
Join CSM Netball at a training session as part of Fresher's weeks! All years, genders, and abilities welcome.
Welcome English
24th September
Exchange Seminar Rooms, Penryn Campus
A great way to learn about life in Cornwall, pick up some useful phrases and expressions, and meet other students from around the world. Come along to just one or to all the sessions.
Feccles Drama Taster Session - Improv
24th September
Upper Stannary
Come join the drama society for a taster of our weekly meetings. Our Tuesday sessions consist of improv and acting games, led by the committee. Open to anyone interested in drama and theatre, regardless of experience!
Play in Motion Taster Session
24th September
TBC
For those interested in physical theatre, playing, and having a laugh. Develop skills as a physical performer, whether it’s professionally, or part of a personal practice.
Touch Rugby
24th September
Penryn RFC
Initial taster session for Fresher’s to come and try Touch Rugby.
VGSoc Mario Kart Tournament
24th September
Exchange Seminar Green
A Mario Kart tournament for freshers week. Come and compete in the tournament to have the chance of winning a prize!
Young Conservative Society - First Meeting
24th September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3
First meeting of the year, opportunity for new and existing members to meet one another.
Hispanic Society: Film Night
24th September
Peter Lanyon Lecture 4
Welcome to our first film screening of the year! Why not have a relaxing evening accompanied by the Hispanic society following the weekend’s parties, accompanied with popcorn?
Tremough FC Trials
24th September
Penryn College STP
A trial for the open positions available in the Tremough FC team for the forthcoming season taking part in the Cornwall Combined Sunday League and cup competitions.
Wild Doc Soc Film Screening
24th September
Exchange Lecture Theatre
A chill evening watching Attenborough’s finest works
Cornwall Kendo Club
24th September
Penryn College
Hosted every Tuesday evening at Penryn College. The sport is successfully growing worldwide, and is enjoyed across all ages, male and female. We are most fortunate in having top class teaching here in Cornwall.
Fencing Taster Session (with a Professional coach)
24th September
Penryn Sports Centre
Come join us for a taster session in the art of fencing! The format of the session will be the same as our regular training sessions, so you will get a realistic taste of what training with us is like!
Games Night - Murder Mystery
24th September
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
In partnership with the Games Academy, games night is a regular part of our weekly programme in the Stannary bar, which can include board games, to using the projectors to compete against each other.
Meditation Taster Session
24th September
Tremough House Boardroom
Come along and have some chill out time with the Meditation Society! Suitable for complete beginners or those who practice everyday, everyone is welcome! We'll have a short meditation, then a tea break with some loose leaf tea and handmade cups.
Ultimate Frisbee Indoor Training
24th September
Penryn College TISA
Ever wondered what people mean when they say they ‘play frisbee’? Satisfy your curiosity by joining us at our first training sessions of the year.
Zero Waste Society Cosy Film Night
24th September
Multi-Faith Chaplaincy
Join the Zero Waste Society for a cosy film night! We will be screening The True Cost, a documentary film about the clothes we wear, who makes them and the impact of the industry.
Pride Soc: Lazer Tag and Play
24th September
Raze the Roof, Penryn
TICKETS ON SALE! Do you miss being a big kid? Well we’ve got just the trick! Join us at Raze The Roof for some friendly competition on lazer tag, and play in the ball pit, slides and big indoor play area! Includes a bar and a funky dance floor!
The Chorus Taster Session
24th September
The Chapel Lecture Theatre
A laid back rehearsal where you can get to know the group and committee and bash through some tunes with them
EcoSoc: Chill Night Out
24th September
Falmouth Town (Meet at Weatherspoons)
Into nature? Want to meet fellow wildlife enthusiasts? Come along to a chill pub crawl around Falmouth with like-minded people!
Feccles Drama Stannary Social
24th September
After our taster session we’ll be socialising downstairs in the Upper Stannary – join us to get to know your drama society in an informal, fun environment.
Parkour Free Taster Session
24th September
Control Movement Parkour Gym, Penryn
Ever wanted to try Parkour?! Come along to one of our indoor gym classes only 5mins walk from Penryn Campus for a taster and you might just surprise yourself by doing things you never thought you could do!
Veg & Vegan Society: Beerwolf Social
24th September
Beerwolf Books, Falmouth Town
Join us at Falmouth’s finest pub/bookshop for our first social of the year. Everyone welcome, including non-drinkers
EcoSoc: Mammal Trapping
25th September
Penryn Campus (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Come and join Ecosoc for a mammal trapping session on campus where you can find out how it’s done! You may even see some small mammals for yourself and see the process of recording the data. Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors.
Surf Taster Session BOOK NOW
25th September
Perranporth Beach
Join us on the first surf sessions of the year! BOOK NOW on our SU page!
EcoSoc: Seal Watching Trip
25th September
North Cornwall - Meet at the bus stops on campus.
Seals are on the agenda today! Hop on the minibus for a trip to a hotspot on the North coast and a quick hike up to the famous seal sightseeing spot! Up to 200 sea dogs can be spotted hauled up on the beach!
Freshers Treasure Hunt Beach Clean
25th September
Marazion Beach, S W Coast Path, Marazion TR17 0EQ
Want to explore what Cornwall has to offer? Come on a treasure hunt with us to Marazion near Penzance, and we’ll be on the hunt for nurdles, washed up lego and more!
Hispanic Society: Tortilla española
25th September
Social Street, The Compass
Start of uni got you feeling the holiday blues? Let the Hispanic Society transport you back to a holiday café in Spain with one of the most traditional dishes you can find, tortilla Española.
Kayaking Introduction Paddle and Games
25th September
Falmouth Watersports Centre
Introductory paddle that will enable people to come and experience kayaking in a safe environment.
Street Art Society Free-wall
25th September
Penryn campus between the Stannary and FXU
Street art society are setting up a temporary “Free-Wall”. Come along and make a creative mess with spray paint.
Expedition Walk to Flushing and Pub Stop
25th September
Meet outside Exchange
Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors, walk to Flushing, and get the ferry back to Falmouth. Please bring £2 for the ferry!
Lunch at the Flicka Foundation
25th September
The Flicka Foundation
We will take you up to our sanctuary, the Flicka Foundation for a site tour and introduction to some of the donkeys, as well as cake or sandwich! This event is open to all – come along if you just fancy cake and cute donkeys!
International Day Trip to St. Ives
25th September
Penryn Campus bus stop
Visit this most special of Cornish towns. Spend the afternoon in the local cafes and shops, wandering the narrow streets, or viewing art in the Tate St Ives and other galleries. Tickets £8.
Generation Wild Campfire & Marshmallows
25th September
Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors
Campfire, marshmallows, and outdoor games with the Generation Wild team! Come meet the committee, hear about our volunteering sessions and learn some fire lighting!
Parkour Explore Falmouth with Parkour
25th September
The Moor, Falmouth
What better way to explore Falmouth town than with the society that knows all its hidden treasures?
Photoshoot around Campus
25th September
The Shop on Penryn Campus
Calling all Models and Photographers! Join the Photography Society for a shoot where we explore Penryn Campus and its best locations. Digital, Analogue, Phone... - everything and everyone is welcome!
Squash Taster Session
25th September
Falmouth Sports Club Squash Courts (adjacent to Emmanuel Baptist Church)
Welcome to the Squash Club taster sessions; we welcome all abilities (beginner to county), will start with a warm up, some coaching and some games towards the end of the session.
SUP Taster session
25th September
WeSUP Centre at Gyllyngvase Beach
Join us for an afternoon paddle on the ocean (30 minute slots) where you can learn how to sup whilst exploring the coast. BBQ starting at 4pm- we will provide a small amount of vegan/veggie food but feel free to BYO food and we'll cook it for you.
Tennis Free Taster Session
25th September
Falmouth Sports Club
Come and have a go at Tennis at our first free taster session.
Athletics 10K Beach Run
25th September
Meet at Glasney Lodge, 3pm
Come along to our social run to the Gylly Beach & get to know the team!
Events Society Freshers Space Hop Race
25th September
Glasney Village BBQ area
This Freshers the Events Society is hosting a Space Hop Race and BBQ to start the term the right way.
Play in Motion Taster
25th September
AMATA Studio E
For those interested in physical theatre, playing, and having a laugh. Develop skills as a physical performer, whether it’s professionally, or part of a personal practice.
Shinty Taster Session
25th September
Campus MUGA
Join CSM shinty as they introduce you to a stick sport unlike any other.
CSM SEG Meet and Greet
25th September
Exchange Seminar Yellow
Come along and meet the CSM SEG chapter! We will be giving a short talk on what you can expect as members of the SEG and how you can get involved. We’ll also have some refreshments available, all years welcome!
Radio Meet Up
25th September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar N
Meet the radio team, see what we do, and see if you want to join!
The Force Academy: Lightsaber Combat Demonstration
25th September
AMATA Amphitheatre
Description of Event (this will be what students read) Come join us at the Amphitheatre on campus to see what exactly the Force Academy does in their training sessions, and maybe even give it a go yourself!
Badminton Club
25th September
Flexi Sports Centre
2 Courts are available and ANY standards welcome. All equipment is supplied by the Sports Centre.
Cheerleading Free Taster Session
25th September
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Want to try something new? Cheerleading is the sport for you! We want boys and girls of any ability to join our Fusion family! Have a laugh, give it a go and meet some fabulous people! Turn up to the Sports Hall 5-8pm for a fun introduction to the be
Welcome English
25th September
Exchange Seminar Rooms, Penryn Campus
A great way to learn about life in Cornwall, pick up some useful phrases and expressions, and meet other students from around the world. Come along to just one or to all the sessions.
Asian Society Meet & Greet
25th September
Exchange Seminar Red
Come and meet Asian Society’s committee members, get to know what our society is about, and meet fellow Asians on campus!
Badminton Taster Session
25th September
The first taster session for badminton players of all skills, to come along, relax, have fun and play some badminton!
Climbing Taster Session 4
25th September
Granite Planet, Penryn
Come along to our local climbing wall for an indoor climbing taster session!
Fencing Taster Session (with Professional Coach)
25th September
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Come join us for a taster session in the art of fencing!
First Pole Jam of the year!
25th-29th September
AMATA studio J
The first practice session of the year! Come and test what you've learnt or just do some general stretches and socialise with other members. These practice sessions are run weekly so don't worry if you can't make one.
ISOC Movie night
25th September
Peter Lanyon Lecture 5
We will be screening the documentary Science and Islam by Jim Al- Khalil. Physicist Jim Al-Khalili travels through Syria, Iran, Tunisia and Spain to tell the story of the great leap in scientific knowledge that took place in the Islamic world.
Quidditch Taster Session
25th September
Campus MUGA
Do you like rugby? Do you like dodgeball? Do you want to play a gender-inclusive, contact sport? Quidditch is the sport for you.
Scouts & Guides Society (Kernow SSAGO) Penryn Campus Monopoly Run
25th September
Meet Outside the Ground Floor of the Exchange
It’s Monopoly but in real life. You are the pieces and Penryn Campus is the board. The Scout & Guides society (Kernow SSAGO) invites you to join us for an on-campus Monopoly run.
First Jazz Taster Rehearsal!
25th September
AMATA
Our first rehearsal of the year! Anyone and everyone of any ability welcome to come along and sample this taster session and get introduced to our music and committee. Bring your instrument and come have a laugh with us!
Harry Potter Society: Welcome Feast
25th September
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3
Witches, wizards and magic makers of all ages. We welcome you one and all to the Tremough Harry Potter Society! Come and join us at our Welcome Feast. Small print: (£1 reservation required on The SU website for admittance, no exceptions!)
Swimming Taster Session
25th September
Carn Brea Leisure Centre
Swimming Taster Session - meet at the campus bus stop 40 minutes before the start of session to allow time for travel and changing
Pride Soc: Film Night
25th September
Peter Lanyon Lecture 4
The first movie night of the year! We will be screening But I'm A Cheerleader! Bring snacks, drinks, and get cosy for a great movie!
Cornwall Kendo Club
25th September
Ludgvan Community Centre
Hosted every Wednesday evening at Ludgvan Community Centre. The sport is successfully growing worldwide, and is enjoyed across all ages, male and female. We are most fortunate in having top class teaching here in Cornwall.
EcoSoc: Bat Walk
25th September
Walk beginning on campus and ending at College reservoir (Meet at the Exchange revolving doors)
Bats are some of the most incredible animals! Come along to our walk to learn all about British bats and see if we can spot a few species! Meet at the Exchange revolving doors [WEATHER DEPENDENT]
Festifal
25th September
Falmouth
Join us as we create a festival vibe throughout town. Ticket info coming soon.
Pokemon Freshers Welcome Social!
25th September
Exchange Seminar Green
An all-inclusive casual social to welcome freshers to the Pokémon society. This event will include TCG card games, casual Showdown battles and a Smash Brothers and/or Pokken Switch setup!
Renewable Energy Society: BBQ
25th September
The right end of Gyllyngvase Beach facing the sea
Free food! All students welcome to a BBQ hosted by the Renewable Energy course society. First year RE students also have the opportunity to familiarise themselves with higher years for help in the coming year.
Viva Voce Taster Session
25th September
The Chapel Lecture Theatre
Come along to a Viva Voce taster rehearsal to get an idea of what it’s like singing in Penryn Campus’ Chamber Choir. Our non-audition choir welcomes anyone, no matter how much musical knowledge or experience you have.
Women in Business: Freshers Social
25th September
Falmouth Town
Join us as we head into town for Festifal! Meet new people, make some friends and get to know the committee as we can help guide you and your friends discover your new town and the unique bars and venues it has to offer! Ps check out our FB event!
Hip Hop Beginners Taster Session
25th September
Campus Sports Centre Studio
A feel good dance session for those who want to try something new!
Parkour Taster Session 2
25th September
Control Movement Parkour Gym, Penryn
Ever wanted to try Parkour?! Come along to one of our indoor gym classes only 5mins walk from Penryn Campus for a taster and you might just surprise yourself by doing things you never thought you could do!
CSM Football Trials
25th September
Penryn College STP
Trials for CSM FC, the only university team on campus that plays Saturday league football.
FXUrovision – Eurovision Freshers Quiz!
25th September
Daphne du Maurier Seminar E
Test your knowledge on the greatest annual event in the FXUrovision freshers quiz! We’re looking for a fun time so come to chill out with us, the quiz will be tailored for everyone so don’t worry if you know nothing!
The Chorus - Karaoke Social
25th September
The Packet Station, Falmouth (Wetherspoons)
A chance to get to know everybody in a more relaxed environment as well as listen to the committee members bawl down a microphone. We’ll meet in Spoons on the Moor in Falmouth and then make our way to Mango’s from there.
Gymnastics More Advanced Training Taster Session
25th September
Penryn Gymnastics Centre Meet at Glasney Lodge
You used to do gymnastics as a kid? You used to compete? You miss it? This is the place for you!
Hip Hop Intermediate Taster Session
25th September
Campus Sports Centre Studio
A dance session for those who feel comfortable with the basics and want to push themselves a little further.
Kung Fu Games Room Social
25th September
Games Room and Mangos
The first Kung Fu social
Ladies Football Full Kit Fools
25th September
Falmouth
First Ladies Football Social of the year!
Flamank Law Society Pub Tour
25th September
Meet in the stannary
Come on the Flamank Pub Crawl as a way to meet other students and members of the Law society! We will start at the Stannary before moving on in to Falmouth.
EcoSoc: Mammal Trapping
26th September
Penryn Campus (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Come and join Ecosoc for a mammal trapping session on campus where you can find out how it’s done! You may even see some small mammals for yourself and see the process of recording the data. Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors.
Drop in Session for Commuter Students
26th September
Fox Cafe, Falmouth Campus
If you are a Cornish student living at home or if your home and term time address is in Cornwall, come down to the Fox Cafe for a chat and a free cake with your Students' Union. We will be there to listen to your concerns and ideas.
Eco Soc: ID Stall
26th September
Compass Social Street (Ground floor Exchange Building)
Drop by to test your knowledge of wildlife identification and natural history specimens in our fun quiz! It’s also a great chance to meet some of our committee and hear about all our plans for the next year!
EcoSoc: Bird Walk
26th September
Penryn & Campus, College & Argal Reservoir (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Join us for a walk around College and Argal Reservoirs where we'll be looking out for the many bird species that call the Reservoirs 'home'. Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors.
Seal Sanctuary Freshers Trip
26th September
Cornish Seal Sanctuary, Gweek
Want to explore what Cornwall has to offer? What better way of checking out the local wildlife than visiting the site of Cornwall’s most heartwarming story! We’ll be visiting the Sanctuary, learning about pup rescue and taking a peek at some totally
ResLife Coffee Morning
26th September
Koofi
Come and find out what Living Support and the Students’ Union are all about.
Surf Taster Session BOOK NOW
26th September
Perranporth Beach
Join us on the first surf sessions of the year! BOOK NOW via our SU page.
Cheerleading Beach Picnic
26th September
Gyllyngvase Beach
Come along and meet the Cheerleading Society in a relaxed and fun environment!
FXUnion Freshers Football Trials (1st)
26th September
Dracaena, Falmouth
This is your chance to come and showcase your footballing ability to try and gain a spot in the campus’ most desired football team!
Ultimate Frisbee Outdoor Training
26th September
Dracaena
Ever wondered what people mean when they say they ‘play frisbee’? Satisfy your curiosity by joining us at our first training sessions of the year.
Debating Union - Welcome
26th September
Tremough House Boardroom
Relaxed social/debate - here we will be teaching the rules for debating and implement them interactively with a light debate.
Art Fal Society Taster Session
26th September
Peter Lanyon Staff Room
A fun, free session where all are welcome to come and sketch, draw, paint or something else art related.
Athletics Track and Field Taster Session
26th September
Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stops
Join us in the second track and field session at Carn Brea!
Volleyball Taster Session 2
26th September
Penryn Campus Sports Centre
Come and have a go at volleyball, all levels are welcome.
Welcome English
26th September
Exchange Seminar Rooms, Penryn Campus
A great way to learn about life in Cornwall, pick up some useful phrases and expressions, and meet other students from around the world. Come along to just one or to all the sessions.
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Sarah Davey has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer at Falmouth and Exeter Students’ Union (The SU).

 
Bus fares update

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In the last few days, some of you will have seen information on social media about changes to the bus fare for travelling in Falmouth and Penryn.  Some of that information is inaccurate.  Therefore, we thought it would be a good idea to clarify what’s happening...

 
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