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Events and Webinars

Don’t miss the introductory webinars and events hosted by your 2020/21 SU Presidents and various sports clubs and societies, as well as induction sessions from your university and campus services.

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Union and university events

MedSoc Social Evening
24th September
TBC - Facebook Event
Social Evening
Truro Campus | Online | Exeter students | Virtual Welcome Fayre

Student group events

Penryn Press Collaboration Booklet
24th August - 30th September
Online
Are you a writer? Collaborate with us on an online publication aimed to get your creative juices flowing!
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Penryn Press Dear Freshers...
7th-30th September
Instagram @penrynpresssoc
Share your anonymous thoughts and feelings about the beginning of university with us on our instagram @penrynpresssoc
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Bee Soc Competition! Send beesoc a bee!
14th-28th September
Beesoc would love to see a drawing, painting, model, photograph or whatever creative image you can come up with by tagging us on our instagram or sending it to our email! The winner will receive a small jar of our Penryn campus honey!!!
Online | Sustainability | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Multisport Society MULTISPORT SOCIETY: Sports Challenge
14th-30th September
INVENT A NEW SPORT!
Online | Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Vegan Soc The Great Vegan Bake-Off!
14th-25th September
Facebook and Instagram
Show off your vegan bakes! Post a photo of your vegan baking creation and recipe on our Facebook group and/or on your Instagram with us tagged (@suvegansoc), and we’ll share them to our Instagram. We’ll have a vote on who to award "Star Baker" to.
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Basketball Basketball Soc Shoot Off
20th September - 4th October
Any Local Court
Think your shot can bring home the prize? The competition is simple, grab a ball, get to a local court and record yourself making as many free throws in row as you can.
Online | Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Radio (SURF Radio) The Our Effect Podcast
21st-25th September
Surf Radio PLUS catch up on episodes on Anchor FM
Join Jake and George as they explore key sustainability themes & concepts, and highlight how we can make a difference at a campus & local level. Filled with special guests, top eco-tips, and fun, factful discussions, there's something for everyone!
Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Online | Sustainability | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Horseriding Treasure Hunt Bingo with Horse Riding Society
21st-25th September
Online (Link to follow)
We will be releasing a bingo sheet for you to have a go with that includes many horsey related activities you can do for the week! Fastest to return the sheet with a complete bingo row receives a prize!
Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Online | Sport | Postgraduates | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Events Society Fancy Dress Pub Quiz (online
23rd September
Why go pub when you can go home? The events society are bringing you a virtual fancy dress pub quiz with prizes! Be there or be square. 23rd September. 7pm.
International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Online
Pokemon Society Online Pokemon Pictionary
23rd September
Discord
A non-competitive version of Pictionary where people are given the task the draw a Pokemon given to them by the committee in a range of challenging rounds! This event is purely for fun and will not include a prize, teams can also join mid-game.
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Hip Hop Society Hip Hop Intermediates Taster Session
23rd September
Penryn Campus Sports Centre Studio
Come to our beginners taster session and have fun dancing to some awesome tunes! All levels are welcome!!
Penryn Campus | Sport | Wellbeing | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc EcoSoc scavenger hunt: Gylly Beach
24th September
Gylly Beach
See how much wildlife you can find on a nature-themed scavenger hunt at Gylly Beach. This is a great chance to discover and explore one of the best local spots for enjoying nature and wildlife. Details TBC.
Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Zero Waste Society Botanical printing workshop
24th September
Instagram - @suzerowastesociety
Join The Zero Waste team and follow along on Instagram to learn how to print using the plants around you!
Online | Sustainability | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Finance & Investment Society The Ways of a Wealthy Student: how to budget well
24th September
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc Welcome Fayre: Rockpool Workshop
24th September
Microsoft Teams (Event URL will be shared 24hrs before event starts)
Learn how to identify common rockpool animals with our Invertebrate Rep Alex Gwyn-Williams
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Athletics Hill session/ sprint session
24th September
Glasney Lodge Reception
Join us for another hill session! All abilities welcome, please ensure you have filled out a COVID-19 Compliance form and returned it to us prior to taking part.
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Falmouth & Exeter Students' Union MedSoc Social Evening
24th September
TBC - Facebook Event
Social Evening
Truro Campus | Online | Exeter students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Basketball Basketball Soc Pub Quiz
24th September
Online
Join the Basketball Society for our first online pub quiz. It's a great opportunity to meet the committee, members of the team and other players on campus.
Online | Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Truro Global Health Society Netflix Film Night
24th September
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc Welcome Fayre: Virtual Hangout and Games
24th September
Microsoft Teams (Event URL will be shared 24hrs before event starts)
Hangout and play games with the EcoSoc committee. Meet new nature lovers like yourself!
Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
English Society Gatsby Cocktail Night & Quiz
24th September
Zoom (link to be sent)
Join us for our Gatsby themed Zoom party! Dress up in 1920s style clothes and bring a cocktail or mocktail to the literary quiz of the year.
Penryn Campus | Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc EcoSoc scavenger hunt: Argal Reservoir
25th September
Argal Reservoir
See how much wildlife you can find on a nature-themed scavenger hunt at Argal Reservoir. This is a great chance to discover and explore one of the best local spots for enjoying nature and wildlife. Details TBC.
Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc Welcome Fayre: Terrestrial Insect Identification Workshop
25th September
Microsoft Teams (Event URL will be shared 24hrs before event starts)
Learn how to identify common UK ground dwelling insects, such as beetles and bugs with our Vice President Humphrey Keeper!
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
CSM SEG CSM Society of Economic Geologists Meet and Greet
25th September
Online
Come and join us online for our first meet and greet session, the committee will go through activities that we have planned for the upcoming acedemic year and will answer any questions you have about the society. We look forward to seeing you there.
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Asian Society A Rajasthani Palace Tour by the Royal Family of Karauli
25th September
Google Virtual Tour
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Ballroom & Latin Instructor Taster Session
25th September
TBC
Join us and our fantastic instructor Wendy Hollands-Moon as she teaches us a socially distanced, solo combination. Get your dancing shoes ready, this promises to be a fun class!
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Les Républicains Scoff scotch watching Scots scoot off
25th September
Google Hangouts
Lament Tonty Blair and David Cameron with us as we look at war their softness on Nationalism nearly caused.
Online | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Tap Dancing Tap Dancing Taster Session
25th September
Online Zoom
Come along to our free taster session on the 25th of September!
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
African Caribbean Society Virtual Meet and Greet (EXE/FAL ACS MEETS STREATHAM ACS)
25th September
Via Zoom
Join us for a zoom call to get to know all committee members from both the Penryn and Streatham Campus!!!
Presidents | Online | International | Exeter students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Football Ladies FXU Ladies Football Club 20/21 Trials Day 3
25th September
FALMOUTH SPORTS HUB @ Falmouth School - Trecobeas Road, Falmouth, TR11 4LH
YOU WILL NEED ASTRO-TURF TRAINERS / BLADES – DRINK – HANDSANITISER – MASK
Sport | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Horseriding Kahoot Quiz Night with the Horse Riding Society
25th September
Zoom call and Kahoot (link to follow)
We will be hosting a quiz night to test out everyone's horsey knowledge! Topics include horse facts, stable management facts and identification, myths vs facts, memes and more.
Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Online | Sport | Postgraduates | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Gymnastics 2nd Free Taster Session
25th September
Penryn Gymnastics Centre
Second session of the year, and it’s free! So make sure you come to show off your skills or just see if gymnastics is for you.
Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc EcoSoc scavenger hunt: College Reservoir
26th September
College Reservior
See how much wildlife you can find on a nature-themed scavenger hunt at College Reservoir. This is a great chance to discover and explore one of the best local spots for enjoying nature and wildlife. Details TBC.
Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Volleyball BEACH DAY - come out to playayyy
26th September
Gyllyngbase beach
Pop down to Gylly beach for a game of volleyball :D we’ll be providing you with a bbq (byof), a chance to see what we’re about and good vibess. You’ll have to sign up to join the session and details about that will be provided on our insta/fb!!
Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Truro Campus | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Presidents | Hwetha | Sport | Wellbeing | Liberation | Postgraduates | International
African Caribbean Society LETS GO TO THE BEACH!
26th September
Gyllyngvase Beach
Join us for OUR FIRST IN PERSON EVENT!!! Meet us at Gyllyngvase Beach to meet members of ACS, play some games, music and have a BBQ. Limited tickets are available.
Postgraduates | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Presidents | Online | Sustainability | Hwetha | Sport | Wellbeing | Liberation | Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Truro Campus
Athletics Online Quiz
26th September
Microsoft Teams
Join us for our first social of the year! Please email athletics.fxu@gmail.com in advance or join our mailing list to receive link.
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Life Submitting your work to the magazine – Q&A
26th September
Zoom
Find out how you can submit your creative content and get involved with the magazine
Virtual Welcome Fayre | Penryn Campus | Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students
Eco Soc Welcome Fayre: Dragonfly Identification Workshop
26th September
Microsoft Teams (Event URL will be shared 24hrs before event starts)
Learn how to identify common UK dragonflies with Elliot Cornelius and Matt Broadbent!
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Ultimate Frisbee Kernow Quiz - Zoom Edition
26th September
Zoom
Kernow Freshers Quiz - chance to get to know ultimate and your future fellow frisbaes
Online | Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Falmouth Anchor Newspaper Spoken Word Event
26th September
SURF Radio
Want to share your poetry with the world or listen to some soothing spoken words? Then this is your chance!
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc EcoSoc scavenger hunt: Viaduct
27th September
Viaduct
See how much wildlife you can find on a nature-themed scavenger hunt at the Viaduct. This is a great chance to discover and explore one of the best local spots for enjoying nature and wildlife. Details TBC.
Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc Welcome Fayre: EcoSoc Annual Quiz
27th September
Microsoft Teams (Event URL will be shared 24hrs before event starts)
EcoSocs annual freshers wildlife quiz, adapted and hosted online by Vice President Humphrey Keeper and President Seb Thompson!
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Rugby Mens Zoom Meeting
27th September
Wherever you are
Come have a pint, meet the committee and ask ANY questions you want answered about CSM RFC. ALL WELCOME Meeting ID: 719 2188 1303 Passcode: 4ET8gT
Postgraduates | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Truro Campus | Online | Sport
Athletics Social Run
27th September
Meet at Glasney Lodge
Join us for another social run and get to know more of the routes around Falmouth and Penryn. All abilities welcome, please ensure you have filled in a COVID-19 Compliance sheet and returned it to us prior to taking part.
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Les Républicains Président’s Garden Party
27th September
TBC - Falmouth
A welcome party.
Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Tremough Follies Musical Theatre Do You Hear The People Sing? (From Their Living Rooms): Virtual Showcase
27th September
Online
Tremough Follies will be hosting a virtual showcase so both new and returning society members have an opportunity to perform before officials rehearsals begin in the new academic year!
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Climbing Online Freshers Virtual Pub(ish) crawl
27th September
zoom call
Freshers and old faces please join us on zoom. We can't climb with you yet, but would love to meet you!! It's called a pub crawl because as a club, if we aren't at a wall climbing it, we can usually be found at the pub, trading stories and laughs!
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Eco Soc EcoSoc scavenger hunt: Swanpool
28th September
Swanpool
See how much wildlife you can find on a nature-themed scavenger hunt at Swanpool. This is a great chance to discover and explore one of the best local spots for enjoying nature and wildlife. Details TBC.
Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Horseriding Virtual Demonstrations with Horses (Topic: Back to Basics) - Horse Riding Society
28th September
Online (Link to Follow)
The committee will be hosting online theory lessons and tutorials on topics such as stable management, how to steer a horse, basic posture and leg position when riding, tacking a horse and more.
Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Online | Sport | Postgraduates | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students
Eco Soc Welcome Fayre: Herptile Identification Workshop
28th September
Microsoft Teams (Event URL will be shared 24hrs before event starts)
earn to identify common UK reptiles and amphibians with our Herpatile Rep George Lucas and our President Seb Thompson
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Spiritual Society Virtual Pub Quiz - Spiritual Soc
28th September
TBC
Let’s get to know one another! Join us for a general knowledge pub quiz. More details TBC.
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
African Caribbean Society HEELS AND FEELS X ACS DANCE WORKSHOP
29th September
Penryn Campus Sports Centre
Come along and DANCE with us!! We will be collaborating with the Heels and Feels Society to dance our feet away. You don't want to miss this event. Limited tickets available
Presidents | Liberation | Postgraduates | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Truro Campus | Online | Sustainability | Hwetha | Sport | Wellbeing | Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus
Swimming Swimming Soc - Quiz Night
29th September
Zoom
Join the Swimming Society for a quiz on all things swimming and Cornish, and be in for a chance of winning a free swimming hat!
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Horseriding Online Movie Night with the Horse Riding Society
29th September
Netflix Party (link to follow)
To end fresher week, bring some popcorn and come cozy up for a movie night with the society via netflix party!
Postgraduates | International | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Penryn Campus | Falmouth Campus | Online | Sport
Squash CSM SQUASH Beginners ability Session
30th September
Falmouth Sports Club
Those who are total beginners or have only played squash 2 or 3 times before
Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Events Society Baking class (online)
30th September
The events society invites you to a baking class where we provide you with all the dry ingredients you need for you to enjoy your baked goodies with your new housemates.
Falmouth Campus | Online | Wellbeing | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Squash CSM SQUASH Intermediate/Advanced ability Session 01
30th September
Falmouth Sports Club
Those who know how to play squash and have played before.
Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Basketball Basketball Soc Basketball Quiz
30th September
Online
From guessing the players to other NBA questions, come and test your knowledge of all things basketball.
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Squash CSM SQUASH Intermediate/Advanced ability Session 02
30th September
Falmouth Sports Club
Those who know how to play squash and have played before
Sport | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Harry Potter Soc Expecto Origami! - Potter Soc Craft-a-Long
30th September
DISCORD SERVER
It's time to transfigure some paper into art! Join us for an evening of Potter-themed origami and chatter.
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Scouts & Guides (Kernow SSAGO) SSAGOK Jackbox Night
30th September
Microsoft Teams
We're going to be playing the Jackbox party packs
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Renewable Energy Society Virtual RES Social
30th September
Zoom
A social to get to know your fellow RES members!
Online | Exeter students | Virtual Welcome Fayre | Penryn Campus
Falmouth Anchor Newspaper Netflix Watch Party: Spotlight
30th September
Netflix Party
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Journaling Society Bare Necessities - Freshers
30th September
Online
This weeks freshers session is about the bare necessities of journaling! We will tell you all about the stuff you need to start journaling, but also have some fun!
Online | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Hip Hop Society Hip Hop Beginners Taster Session
30th September
Penryn Campus Sports Centre Studio
Come to our beginners taster session and have fun dancing to some awesome tunes! All levels are welcome!!
Penryn Campus | Sport | Wellbeing | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Hip Hop Society Hip Hop Intermediates Taster Session
30th September
Come to our beginners taster session and have fun dancing to some awesome tunes! All levels are welcome!!
Penryn Campus | Sport | Wellbeing | Exeter students | Falmouth students | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Wild Doc Soc Wild Doc Soc Kahoot Quiz
2nd October
Microsoft Teams
A wild virtual quiz night with rounds on the natural world, wildlife docs and Sir David himself.
Virtual Welcome Fayre
Falmouth Anchor Newspaper Writing Workshop!
3rd October
ZOOM
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre
Harry Potter Soc If You Liked Harry Potter, Try This!
7th October
DISCORD SERVER
Grab a butterbeer and join us for a catch-up chat. Come and get some new book, tv, film recommendations - or give us some of yours!
Online | Virtual Welcome Fayre