Events

GSA FAQ

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Date: 30/03/2020, 11:00 - 12:00

Join our sabbatical officers for a quick round of FaQ. Over the last past week most of you have been contacting the GSA regarding your studies and your condition under the current circumstances. Our sabbatical officers will be answering some of these questions, please feel free to send us any comments! We will be streaming…

GSA Pub Quiz

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Date: 30/03/2020, 19:00 - 20:00

You thought you got rid of us – but nothing stops the Postgrad Pub Quiz. We’re back again, every Monday, with the promise of a grand prize when we’re finally out of quarantine. We’re all currently indoors, so there’s no excuse not to brush up on knowledge of 14th century York. And following the spread…

Online Fitness Session

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Date: 31/03/2020, 10:00 - 10:30

Just because we’re stuck inside doesn’t mean we can’t stay fit and active! Expel that excess energy, and get lean while in quaran-tine. Join Clara  (our VP Wellbeing and Community Officer) in her morning Fitness Session. She will be streaming the session on her FB account in case anyone wants to save it for later….

Netflix Party

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Date: 31/03/2020, 16:00 - 17:00

Watch your favourite TV shows alongside your #QuarantineCommunity. You can vote for which shows you’d like to watch – let’s come together and relax with some Netflix and so(chill) distancing.

Online Coffee & Chat

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Date: 01/04/2020, 11:00 - 12:00

Social distancing is only physical –  so come online and have a chat with us.  Turn your home into a cafe condo – make yourself a drink, find a cozy corner and join come chat to our sabs! We’d love to hear about your research, the book you’re reading, the TV show you’re binging… maybe…

Family Activities – online

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Date: 01/04/2020, 16:00 - 17:00

Our weekly session will be a conversation and a catch-up to find out the needs of families during this difficult time. We want to stay in contact and organise regular activities for the little ones. For this session, we will be engaging the kids in the conversation by making a rainbow craft that we encourage…

E Sports

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Date: 01/04/2020, 19:00 - 20:00

We’ll be doing FIFA this week but we’re going to be providing a different E-Sport provision every week in place of our standard GSA Free Sports Sessions, so we’re open to suggestions. Don’t be scared and come and have a quick game – we accept everyone, even Manchester United fans

Online Fitness Session

Location:
Date: 02/04/2020, 10:00 - 10:30

Just because we’re stuck inside doesn’t mean we can’t stay fit and active! Expel that excess energy, and get lean while in quaran-tine. Join Clara  (our VP Wellbeing and Community Officer) in her morning Fitness Session. She will be streaming the session on her FB account in case anyone wants to save it for later….

Creative Writing Club

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Date: 02/04/2020, 16:00 - 17:00

Dust off your typewriters because we’re going to have a session of top quality creative writing. We’ll be splitting the session up between some writing prompts, some hardcore writing, and then a bit of socialising at the end. If you’re looking to exchange manuscript critiques or just to have a fun bit of writing to…

Karaoke online

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Date: 03/04/2020, 19:00 - 20:00

Just because we can’t step foot on the dance floor doesn’t mean the party is over! Join us in our online karaoke, with some of the greatest hits over the years to help you get through these troubling times. Right now, as we are all at home, surely we all just Wannabe a Dancing Queen….

Book Club – online

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Date: 03/04/2020, 16:00 - 17:00

Join us for our Online Book Club where we’ll be chatting about our favourite books and deciding on how best to run the Book Club. Come and let us know your suggestions – and just hang out with some book lovers. A bit of escapism is needed more than ever at the moment, so whether…

BAME Book Club

Book online

Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 29/04/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! Dates:27 May, 24 June, 29th July This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is…

BAME Book Club

Book online

Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 27/05/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! Dates: 24 June, 29th July This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is to…

BAME Book Club

Book online

Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 24/06/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! Dates: & 29th July This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is to create…

BAME Book Club

Book online

Location: The Kitchen Alcuin College
Date: 29/07/2020, 18:00 - 19:00

Students & staff are welcomed to the GSA BAME bookclub. This is an open one-hour easy-going discussion on BAME authors and texts. Join us last Wednesday of every month for an informal discussion. Let’s build a community! This initiative is part of the campaign #decolonizeyourbookself and its objective is to create a BAME Network of…