What's On

Row Britannia
27th January - 13th March
Penryn Sport Centre Reception
Wild Wednesdays: Natural History Specimen Workshop
19th February
DDM Seminar N
The long-awaited natural history specimen workshop is back! Learn all about how to find and preserve skulls, skeletons, insects and wings that you find.
Drop-in Advice Service
19th February
The Student Union, Penryn Campus
Sustainability in the Humanities
19th February
Old Chapel
Footprint-trap making Workshop
20th February
DDM Seminar M
Bring your used plastic bottles and learn how to recycle them into footprint tunnels for small mammal surveys, including our own water shrew survey later this month!!
Penryn Memory Cafe Session
20th February
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various activities alongside volunteers. Penryn Memory Cafe meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 2-4pm!
I Don't Belong Here Social
20th February
Grapes Alehouse, Falmouth
I DON'T BELONG HERE PARTY RAD's first social of the term, and there's only one rule: you must wear something that DOESN'T belong at a party .. so get creative!
International Mother Language Day
21st February
Upper Stannary, Penryn Campus
February 21st is UNESCO's  International Mother Language Day celebrating and promoting linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.
Emma Frankland: Hearty
21st February
AMATA, Penryn Campus
February WeBS Count
22nd February
Swanpool Beach Car Park
Join us as we do our monthly count of waterbirds at Swanpool for the Wetland Bird Survey. Meet at the Swanpool car park at 9am, bring binoculars if you have them, and dress appropriately. All welcome- previous bird ID experience not essential!
Spoon Carving
22nd February
Devichoys Woods, Truro, Cornwall
Following up from last year's successful session, Tom Kemp will once again be teaching us how to make our own wooden utensils! sharp blades mean small classes, so we will unfortunately be limited to 10 places!
Lunch Out In Falmouth
22nd February
Palacio Lounge, The Moor, Falmouth TR11 3QA
Come and join us at Palacio Lounge in Falmouth for lunch and a chat from 1 - 2:30
Judo Sessions
22nd February
University Sports Centre, Dance Studio
£3 a session This is a voluntarily ran club so all funds collected go back into the club! The Martial art is taught by British judo council affiliated qualified coach James Nancholas
Bottle Match After Party
22nd February
BOTTLE MATCH AFTER PARTY IS BACK!!!! After the carnage of the day, slip into the Stannary and dance away. Join us Saturday 22nd Feb as we let off some steam ?? Doors will open at 8pm. Tickets available now! 18+ event
Trip to Cornwall Beaver Project with amphibian survey
23rd February
Woodland Valley Farm
Trip to the Cornwall Beaver Project where we will carry out an amphibian survey.
Water Shrew Surveying
24th February
Exchange revolving doors
Join us for our first ever water shrew survey, for us and the campus!
UCU Strike information (Exeter)
24th February
PL Seminar 6, Penryn Campus
Find out more about how the upcoming strike action could affect your student experience.
Animal Therapy
24th February
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
UCU Strike information (Exeter)
24th February
PL Seminar 6, Penryn Campus
Find out more about how the upcoming strike action could affect your student experience.
Animal Therapy
24th February
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
UCU Strike - Welfare Session (Exeter)
24th February
Accessible via the Info Point or by emailing welfare.penryn@exeter.ac.uk
DisAbility Week: Movie Night
24th February
Exchange Red, Penryn Campus
Join us to watch ‘Music Within’: The true story of Richard Pimentel, a brilliant public speaker with a troubled past, who returns from Vietnam with severe hearing loss and finds a new purpose in his landmark efforts on the behalf of Americans with di
Mary's Meals Pancake day
25th February
Lower Exchange
Celebrate pancake day with us! With vegan treats and more!
Jamie Windust Talk
25th February
Chapel Lecture Theatre, Penryn Campus
UCU Strike - Welfare Session (Exeter)
26th February
Accessible via the Info Point or by emailing welfare.penryn@exeter.ac.uk
Drop-in Advice Service
26th February
The Student Union, Penryn Campus
DisAbility Week: British Sign Language for Beginners
26th February
Peter Lanyon, Seminar 4, Penryn Campus
Are you keen to have a go at learning BSL? Join us to get started with fingerspelling alphabet, key phrases and more taught by qualified BSL tutors from Cornwall College. No prior knowledge is required.
'Bats of Utila' talk
27th February
Tremough House Seminar W
Come along to find out about the island of Utila, Honduras, the types of bats that live there, and some of the do's and don't's of wildlife research projects! There'll be snacks!
Water Shrew Surveying
28th February
Exchange revolving doors
Join us for our first ever water shrew survey, for us and the campus!
DisAbility Week: Perfectly Imperfect
28th February
Chapel Lecture Theatre, Tremough House, Penryn Campus
Join us for this body confidence event to hear some topical poetry from fantastically creative university students followed by a talk from award-winning disability rights campaigner, actor, presenter and speaker Adam Pearson.
Animal Therapy
2nd March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Mary's Meals Garage Sale
2nd-6th March
Lower Exchange
We will be selling clothes and other goods donated from students to help raise fund for the effort Mary's Meals put in. All the proceedings will directly go to Mary's Meals!
Animal Therapy
2nd March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
UCU Strike - Welfare Session (Exeter)
2nd March
Accessible via the Info Point or by emailing welfare.penryn@exeter.ac.uk
UCU Strike - Welfare Session (Exeter)
4th March
Accessible via the Info Point or by emailing welfare.penryn@exeter.ac.uk
Drop-in Advice Service
4th March
The Student Union, Penryn Campus
Wide Games
4th March - 4th April
Meet outside Tremough House's front door
Us? Outside? Its more likely than you'd think. Join us for a collection of wide games (big outside games). There may be running, hiding, and fun. Keep an eye on the weather and Be Prepared...
UCU Strike - Dissertation Drop-Ins with ASK (Exeter)
5th March
Room 11, Peter Lanyon Building, Penryn Campus
Penryn Memory Cafe Session
5th March
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various activities alongside volunteers. Penryn Memory Cafe meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 2-4pm!
Otter tracking trip
6th March
Exchange revolving doors
Join us for our first ever trip to see Wild Otters! We’ll travel to a nearby area to look for them, their tracks and signs; as well as other wildlife! Appropriate footwear and warm clothing recommended
SU Performing Arts Showcase 2020
7th March
Studio B, AMATA, Penryn Campus
A celebration of the SU's performing arts societies, featuring guest performances by Jason Thomas Performing Arts.
March WeBS Count
8th March
Swanpool Beach Car Park
Join us as we do our monthly count of waterbirds at Swanpool for the Wetland Bird Survey. Meet at the Swanpool car park at 9am, bring binoculars if you have them, and dress appropriately. All welcome- previous bird ID experience not essential!
Animal Therapy
9th March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
9th March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
UCU Strike - Welfare Session (Exeter)
9th March
Accessible via the Info Point or by emailing welfare.penryn@exeter.ac.uk
Coastal Plants and Seaweed Foraging Course
11th March
Durgan
Emma Dunn from Never Mind the Burdocks will be leading a hands on coastal foraging course, teaching you all about the amazing seaweeds we can harvest from our coastline as well as some interesting coastal plants.
UCU Strike - Welfare Session (Exeter)
11th March
Accessible via the Info Point or by emailing welfare.penryn@exeter.ac.uk
Mind over Natter - Wellbeing Talk
11th March
Exchange Green, Penryn Campus
Jonny Wilkins from TALKWORKS, within the Devon Partnership NHS Trust
Drop-in Advice Service
11th March
The Student Union, Penryn Campus
Sustainable Business Workshop
11th March
Concept Room, School of Entrepreneurship, Daphne DuMaurier, Penryn Campus
Mystery Music Night
11th March
PL Seminar 10
We'll be working in teams with improvised instruments to recreate a piece of music of your choice (how about All Star?). Bring your own instruments (hands, spoons, kazoo) and prepare to make a masterpiece (or a din).
UCU Strike - Dissertation Drop-Ins with ASK (Exeter)
12th March
Room 11, Peter Lanyon Building, Penryn Campus
MARINElife classroom training
14th March
Learn to identify seabirds, cetaceans and other marine mammals you might find in the UK on this Marine Mammal Observer training course run by MARINElife! Tickets are £45 and include a training pack and a certificate (excludes optional boat trip).
Stithians Reservoir Habitat Management Session
15th March
Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors
Join EcoSoc at Stithians Reservoir in collaboration with South West Lakes Trust and Cornwall Bird Watching and Preservation Society for a habitat management session!
Edible & Medicinal Foraging
15th March
Chyan Community Field, Halvasso, Penryn, TR10 9BT
Learn how to sustainably harvest wild food and medicine from the plants around us!
MARINElife training boat trip
15th March
Premier Marina, Falmouth, TR11 2TD
Put the skills you learned during the Marine Mammal Observer classroom training to practise on this 4 hour wildlife cruise! Tickets for the classroom training+boat trip are £80.
Animal Therapy
16th March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
16th March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Mind over Natter - Wellbeing Talk
18th March
Exchange Lecture Theatre, Penryn Campus
Dr Inmaculada Adarves-Yorno - Mindfulness on the Go!
Drop-in Advice Service
18th March
The Student Union, Penryn Campus
Colour Festival
19th March
Colour run but without the running! Have a blast while supporting a charity :)
Penryn Memory Cafe Session
19th March
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various activities alongside volunteers. Penryn Memory Cafe meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 2-4pm!
SU MarineWatch Plastic Trawl Collaboration
21st March
Join us for a MarineWatch collaboration on a boat trip with Captain Keith, looking for marine life while trawling for plastics!
Animal Therapy
23rd March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
23rd March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Mind over Natter - Wellbeing Talk
25th March
Exchange Green, Penryn Campus
Dr Anke Karl - Benefits of being your own bestie
Drop-in Advice Service
25th March
The Student Union, Penryn Campus
Animal Therapy
30th March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
30th March
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Penryn Memory Cafe Session
2nd April
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various activities alongside volunteers. Penryn Memory Cafe meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 2-4pm!
Animal Therapy
6th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
6th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
13th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
13th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Penryn Memory Cafe Session
16th April
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various activities alongside volunteers. Penryn Memory Cafe meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 2-4pm!
Animal Therapy
20th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
20th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
27th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
27th April
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Student Opportunities Awards 2020
1st May
Falmouth Hotel, Falmouth
Animal Therapy
4th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
4th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Penryn Memory Cafe Session
7th May
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various activities alongside volunteers. Penryn Memory Cafe meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 2-4pm!
Student Voice Awards 2020
7th May
Fox Café, Falmouth Campus
Animal Therapy
11th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
11th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
18th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
18th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Green Party Meeting
18th May
Woodlane Seminar B
Penryn Memory Cafe Session
21st May
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various activities alongside volunteers. Penryn Memory Cafe meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 2-4pm!
Animal Therapy
25th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
Animal Therapy
25th May
Stella Turk Entrance, Penryn Campus
The SU are introducing animal therapy! Every Monday there will be two sessions that you can book into to spend some time with Ernie!
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The infamous Bottle Match returns to Penryn this weekend

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Mon 17 Feb 2020

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The SU Democracy Review

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Sustainability Week 2019

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