What's On

Open Mic
22nd October
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
Voices Disability Roundtable
23rd October
PL Sem 2, Penryn Campus
For our 2018 Wellbeing Week we're hosting a series of Voices Roundtables.
AstroSoc Movie Night - Apollo 13
23rd October
Penryn Campus
Come and join us for a relaxing evening watching a space related movie. This time we are watching Apollo 13! Bring drinks, snacks, blankets, and get comfy!
Debating Workshop
23rd October
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3
A workshop to help people with their speech and analysis skills. This is perfect for those who have never debated before or those who would simply like to improve.
Black History Month - Film Screening
23rd October
Exchange Blue, Penryn campus
Fim Screening: Will Britain Ever Have a Black Prime Minister? As part of Black History Month Abi Aimiuwu (FXU BAME Officer) has organised a film screening to promote discussion and debate. Come along to this FREE even. Starts 7pm sharp
Eco Soc (Bat Week!) Bat Stall
24th October
The Compass
Ecosoc is celebrating international bat week! Visit our stall in the compass to hear about the wonderful world of bat conservation! We'll be selling bat artwork, cakes and face painting! See you there!
Bake Sale for Charity Week
24th October
The Compass, Penryn Campus
We're selling lots of amazing cakes (Vegan, gluten and dairy-free options too!) for Charity Week! It'd be lovely if you could come and buy a cake! Pay whatever you can (minimum 50p)
Why Not Wednesdays
24th October
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
Laughter Yoga
24th October
Chaplaincy, Penryn Campus
Laughter helps reduce stress and boosts the immune system. It improves our connections with others; gives a good workout for the diaphragm, facial and abdominal muscles, and much more.
Why Not Wednesdays: Outdoor yoga
24th October
Falmouth Campus
Wednesday afternoons are free from lectures for Falmouth and Exeter students. Make them worthwhile by coming along to one of our Why Not Wednesdays sessions. This week: Outdoor yoga.
Bee Hotel Building
24th October
Allotment, in the Walled Garden, Penryn Campus
Join Green Living and BeeSoc in the allotments to build bee hotels. If weather and time permits, there will be a chance to see the bee hive run by BeeSoc. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear.
Green Living and Bee Soc: Bee Hotels
24th October
Green Living Allotment
Come to Green Living's allotments to help us build bee hotels for the garden. Bee hotels are nesting houses for solitary bees to lay their eggs in. Please bring an old plastic bottle if you can as we might be able to use it!
Strategies to Deal with Stress
24th October
The Employability Hub, Falmouth Campus
At this session we'll be looking at techniques and strategies to enable you to manage stressful situations.
Voices Faith Roundtable
24th October
PL Sem 9, Penryn Campus
For our 2018 Wellbeing Week we're hosting a series of Voices Roundtables.
Eco Soc (Bat Week!) Bat Walk
24th October
Meet at the Exchange revolving doors
Come celebrate international bat week with us with a bat walk! Learn some bat facts and watch some wonderful campus bats! Bring a torch, warm clothes and sturdy shoes! WEATHER DEPENDENT!
Meet & Greet
24th October
DM building /Seminar J
Radio soc’s first ever social! This will be a chilled out event where you will get the chance to meet all the future DJ’s of the station, listen to some music and have a laugh. Free snacks & drinks.
ACS X Palava presents HALLOWEEN
24th October
Fives Below, Falmouth, Cornwall
Eco Soc (Bat Week!) Bat Talk
25th October
Exchange Green Seminar
Ecosoc is celebrating international bat week! Want to learn more about these awesome critters? Want some nifty bat facts to tell people at Halloween parties? Then come along! There'll be snacks!
Dealing with Conflict Positively
25th October
Online
Dealing with conflict positively.
Voices Women Roundtable
25th October
Exchange Red, Penryn Campus
For our 2018 Wellbeing Week we're hosting a series of Voices Roundtables.
The Fangs of the Dodo
25th October
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
The Fangs of the Dodo rise from their own underworld fairground bristling with dark energy, amp spangled, and neon lit. Walking the high wire between down right catchy and out right confusing, Fangs are genre bending, progressive, and effervescent.
Laughter Yoga
26th October
Seminar D, Falmouth Campus
Laughter helps reduce stress and boosts the immune system. It improves our connections with others; gives a good workout for the diaphragm, facial and abdominal muscles, and much more.
Voices Black and Minority Ethnicity Roundtable
26th October
Seminar A, Falmouth Campus
For our 2018 Wellbeing Week we're hosting a series of Voices Roundtables.
Squid Night
26th October
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
MarineLIFE certified marine mammal surveyor training
27th-28th October
Saturday - Exchange Blue, Sunday - Falmouth Premier Marina
Interested in learning how to identify and record sightings of marine mammals and seabirds? This training will give you the skills you need to record and submit such data so that you can feel confident to carry out marine surveys.
Green Living: Wood Spoon Carving
28th October
Enys Estate
We will be spending the day wood spoon carving. Please bring appropraite clothing, plenty of drinks and food. We will be meeting in Penryn to walk up to Enys estate. If you can drive and car share please let us know! We need to get there by 10am.
Beach Clean
28th October
Meeting at the Moor
The Beach Clean Project, Sailing Club, Sea Swimming Soc and Penryn Produce would like to invite you to join us on our beach clean and sea swimming adventure!
Beach Clean
28th October
Meeting at the Moor
The Beach Clean Project, Sailing Club, Sea Swimming Soc and Penryn Produce would like to invite you to join us on our beach clean and sea swimming adventure!
Beach Clean
28th October
Meeting at the Moor
The Beach Clean Project, Sailing Club, Sea Swimming Soc and Penryn Produce would like to invite you to join us on our beach clean and sea swimming adventure!
Beach Clean
28th October
Meeting at the Moor
The Beach Clean Project, Sailing Club, Sea Swimming Soc and Penryn Produce would like to invite you to join us on our beach clean and sea swimming adventure!
Quiz Night
28th October
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Sunday evenings from 7pm. Only 50p per person to enter, with a maximum team size of eight. Test your general knowledge and look out for our special themed quizzes on Facebook and Instagram.
Sustainability launch talk with Q&A
29th October
Exchange Lecture Theatre, Penryn Campus
Launching the week we have talks from Juliet Osborne, Director of Environment and Sustainability Institute, Tony Sanders, Director of FXPlus, and Sarah Redman, your President Student Experience. Following talks there will be a chance for questions.
Open Mic
29th October
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
Exploring our Campus Biodiversity
30th October
Trevithick Room, ESI, Penryn Campus
Exploring our Campus Biodiversity - Using bats as a case study, with Kelly Moyes, Senior Lecturer in Biosciences, University of Exeter, and Katie Sutton & Charles Jennings of the Elysium Society.
ESI Open Afternoon
30th October
ESI Cafe, Penryn Campus
Come and learn about some of the world-leading environment and sustainability research taking place on campus. Tours begin at 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm.
Sustainable Activities Fair
30th October
The Compass, Penryn Campus
See what student societies are up to and get involved in the green student movement. Groups including Zero Waste, Green Living, Flicka, EcoSoc and Penryn Produce will have info, fun, games and freebies/
Ethical Careers
30th October
Falmouth Employability Service, The Exchange
What does it mean to have an 'ethical' career? Is an ethical career for me?
Sail Against Plastics – exhibition & film screening
30th October
ESI Cafe, Penryn Campus
The film screening is part of a wider exhibition of works from the expedition that will be displayed as part of the ESI’s Creative Exchange Programme. The screening will be followed by a presentation and Q&A session.
'Drowning in Plastic' Documentary Screening
30th October
PL Lecture 5, Penryn Campus
'Drowning in Plastic' explores the devastating impact that plastic has on the marine world. Liz Bonnin works alongside leading marine biologists, to discover the true danger of plastic in our ocean, and to expose the true scale of the crisis.
Make your own deodorant
31st October
Exchange Yellow, Penryn Campus
Come make your own natural, custom, biodegradable, plastic free deodorant while learning more about our society and the fun things we do.
Why Not Wednesdays
31st October
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
Sustainability Co-Design Workshop
31st October
Upper Stannary, Penryn Campus
Do you care about sustainability on campus? Want to make a difference? Come along and make your mark on our sustainable campus action plan! Free design fun, free food and free creative thinking included.
Plastic Revival Workshop
31st October
Renewable Energy Engineering Facility (REEF), Behind the sport centre on Penryn Campus
Come and join the Beach Clean Project and Engineers Without Boarders (EWB) FXU for our "Plastic Revival' Workshop. Become more sustainable and give another life to plastic !
Why Not Wednesdays: Green gathering
31st October
Sports Centre, Penryn Campus
Wednesday afternoons are free from lectures for Falmouth and Exeter students. Make them worthwhile by coming along to one of our Why Not Wednesdays sessions. This week: Green gathering.
Green Partner Fair
1st November
The Compass, Penryn Campus
This fair will showcase what our collaborating partners are doing in the areas of catering, travel, construction and beyond. There will be food samples, discounts & offers, raffles, freebies and much more!
Smoothie Bike
1st November
Outside between FXU office and Stannary Bar
FXU Renewable Energy Society (RES) and Engineers Without Borders (EWB) FXU are excited to bring our special smoothie-making bike back again this year! So if you feel like burning calories to power the blender and enjoy the smoothie, join us then! :D
It Comes Down to You - Exploring sustainability and personal ethics
1st November
Seminar D, Falmouth Campus
It Comes Down to You - Exploring sustainability and personal ethics, with Clare Hearn, Lecturer in Cultural Management and Production, Falmouth University.
Sustainable Tourism Choices
1st-2nd November
Exchange Green, Penryn Campus
This session will explore both mass and niche tourism choices, using case study examples to look at how tourism impacts the environment as well as the destination economies, host communities and cultures.
Cupcake for the Planet
2nd November
The Compass, Penryn Campus
Cupcake for the planet. Come stuff your face with a cupcake you decorate to mark the beginning of your zero waste journey, no matter how small. All you have to do is make a pledge.
Walled Gardens Fun & Gardening
2nd November
Walled Gardens, Penryn Campus
Wrap up and explore the Walled Gardens on Penryn Campus. We have 10,000 daffodil bulbs to plant, an end of season plant sale, as well as garden foraging sessions with Cornish Wild Food.
Swap, don’t Shop! Fix, Don’t Ditch!
2nd November
Sports Hall, Penryn Campus
The Fashion and Textiles Institute and S4S project of the ESI invite you to discuss your wardrobe habits, donate your unloved clothes, swap them for new style crushes, and show you how to give your clothes a little TLC in our mending station.
On-Campus Energy Workshop
2nd November
Exchange Red, Penryn Campus
On-Campus Energy Workshop - Building energy efficiency and generation on campus, with Richard Cochrane, Director of Education & Senior Lecturer in Renewable Energy, University of Exeter.
Sustainability Week: Queen of the Sun
2nd November
Exchange Lecture Theatre
For sustainability week we're hosting a screening of the documentary Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees Telling us (2010). The film investigates multiple angles of the recent bee epidemic colony collapse disorder.
Squid Night
2nd November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
AstroSoc - Stargazing at Marazion
2nd November
Marazion - Cornwall
Microplastic Trawl/Wildlife Watch
3rd-4th November
Wildlife Cruise, Falmouth
Join Marine Watch and The Beach Clean Project on a unique boat trip for Sustainability Week!
Wildlife Cruise and Plastic Trawl
3rd November
Falmouth Marina
**UPCOMING WILDLIFE CRUISE AND PLASTIC TRAWL** Saturday 3rd November. We will be teaming up with FXU MarineWatch to run a wildlife cruise with a twist for Sustainability Week! Tickets £35 from our FXU page.
Allotment Day
3rd November
Community Garden, Penryn Campus
Join Green Living & Penryn Produce in the Community Garden, Penryn Campus, for a day of weeding, planting, painting and, of course, tea.
Allotment Day
3rd November
Community Garden, Penryn Campus
Join Green Living & Penryn Produce in the Community Garden, Penryn Campus, for a day of weeding, planting, painting and, of course, tea.
Quiz Night
4th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Sunday evenings from 7pm. Only 50p per person to enter, with a maximum team size of eight. Test your general knowledge and look out for our special themed quizzes on Facebook and Instagram.
Introduction to BSL Class
5th-26th November
DDM seminar C
A 4 week introductory sign language course on Monday nights 6-8 in DDM seminar C.
Open Mic
5th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
Film Screening - In The Loop (2009)
6th November
DDM Lecture B
To settle you all back in after reading week, here is a screening of the legendary comedy 'In The Loop' (2009) with everyone's favourite sweary-mouthed spin doctor Malcolm Tucker (Peter Capaldi).
Why Not Wednesdays
7th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
Why Not Wednesdays: Pop-up stalls
7th November
Sports Centre, Penryn Campus
Wednesday afternoons are free from lectures for Falmouth and Exeter students. Make them worthwhile by coming along to one of our Why Not Wednesdays sessions. This week: Pop-up stalls.
Bloomberg News: Why Business Journalism Matters
7th November
DDM Lecture B - Penryn Campus
Bloomberg News come to Cornwall! Our esteemed guest speakers: Neil Callanan, the London Bureau Chief, and Melissa Pozsgay, Senior Editor of Bloomberg News in Paris will talk to you about "Why Business Journalism Matters (and how to get there)".
Pub Tour
7th November
Falmouth
Our first social fundraiser for Ghanaian Book Connection!
Frazzled Cafe
8th November
Outside FXU, Penryn Campus
Sometimes you might just feel a little frazzled and need a place to go and rant, drink some tea, or just get away from it all for a bit. That’s where we come in. Frazzled Café is a place to come and talk about whatever you want in a safe space.
Goonhilly Observatory Tour
9th November
A trip to the Goonhilly Observatory in Cornwall for a tour around the earth station, meeting some scientists, and to learn about space monitoring! (Members Only trip)
Open Discussion With Molly Scott
9th November
Old Chapel Lecture Theatre, Penryn Campus
Molly Scott MEP shall be making the long journey down to Penryn Campus to talk with us about the end of BREXIT and its impact on Cornwall and green politics. We've always spoken about Hard or Soft BREXIT, Molly Scott will be bringing us Green BREXIT!
Squid Night
9th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
Quiz Night
11th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Sunday evenings from 7pm. Only 50p per person to enter, with a maximum team size of eight. Test your general knowledge and look out for our special themed quizzes on Facebook and Instagram.
Open Mic
12th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
First Aid Course (morning slot) Wednesday 14th November
14th November
DDM Seminar C
This 3hr course deals with serious conditions and incidents. It is ideal if you want to know what to do when faced with an emergency involving a casualty of any age.
Why Not Wednesdays
14th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
First Aid Course (afternoon slot) Wednesday 14th November
14th November
DDM Seminar H
This 3hr course deals with serious conditions and incidents. It is ideal if you want to know what to do when faced with an emergency involving a casualty of any age.
Why Not Wednesdays
14th November
Sports Centre, Penryn Campus
Wednesday afternoons are free from lectures for Falmouth and Exeter students. Make them worthwhile by coming along to one of our Why Not Wednesdays sessions.
Embrace Your Inner Entrepreneur
14th November
Falmouth Employability Service, The Exchange
Inspire your inner inventor and join us for the Chindogu Challange!
Squid Night
16th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
Quiz Night
18th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Sunday evenings from 7pm. Only 50p per person to enter, with a maximum team size of eight. Test your general knowledge and look out for our special themed quizzes on Facebook and Instagram.
Open Mic
19th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
Frazzled Cafe
20th November
Outside FXU, Penryn Campus
Sometimes you might just feel a little frazzled and need a place to go and rant, drink some tea, or just get away from it all for a bit. That’s where we come in. Frazzled Café is a place to come and talk about whatever you want in a safe space.
Why Not Wednesdays
21st November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
Why Not Wednesdays: Bouncy castles
21st November
Sports Centre, Penryn Campus
Wednesday afternoons are free from lectures for Falmouth and Exeter students. Make them worthwhile by coming along to one of our Why Not Wednesdays sessions. This week: Bouncy castles.
Squid Night
23rd November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
Quiz Night
25th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Sunday evenings from 7pm. Only 50p per person to enter, with a maximum team size of eight. Test your general knowledge and look out for our special themed quizzes on Facebook and Instagram.
Open Mic
26th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
Why Not Wednesdays
28th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
Why Not Wednesdays: Seasonal fun run
28th November
Sports Centre, Penryn Campus
Wednesday afternoons are free from lectures for Falmouth and Exeter students. Make them worthwhile by coming along to one of our Why Not Wednesdays sessions. This week: Seasonal fun run.
Funding Your Business Idea
28th November
The Employability Hub, Falmouth Campus
At this practical session we'll be exploring methods and approaches to fund your business idea.
Freelancing Ain't Free
29th November
Online
Find out what it takes to be a freelancer.
Boob Ball Tournament
30th November
Sports Hall
*Part of the 12 Days of Titmas Event* Bring your friends together for a dodgeball game with a twist.
Squid Night
30th November
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
Quiz Night
2nd December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Sunday evenings from 7pm. Only 50p per person to enter, with a maximum team size of eight. Test your general knowledge and look out for our special themed quizzes on Facebook and Instagram.
Open Mic
3rd December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
Frazzled Cafe
4th December
Outside FXU, Penryn Campus
Sometimes you might just feel a little frazzled and need a place to go and rant, drink some tea, or just get away from it all for a bit. That’s where we come in. Frazzled Café is a place to come and talk about whatever you want in a safe space.
Why Not Wednesdays
5th December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
Why Not Wednesdays: Christmas market
5th December
Sports Centre, Penryn Campus
Wednesday afternoons are free from lectures for Falmouth and Exeter students. Make them worthwhile by coming along to one of our Why Not Wednesdays sessions. This week: Christmas market.
Squid Night
7th December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
Quiz Night
9th December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Sunday evenings from 7pm. Only 50p per person to enter, with a maximum team size of eight. Test your general knowledge and look out for our special themed quizzes on Facebook and Instagram.
Open Mic
10th December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Monday evenings from 9pm. Showcasing some of our students' amazing talents.
Frazzled Cafe
11th December
Outside FXU, Penryn Campus
Sometimes you might just feel a little frazzled and need a place to go and rant, drink some tea, or just get away from it all for a bit. That’s where we come in. Frazzled Café is a place to come and talk about whatever you want in a safe space.
Why Not Wednesdays
12th December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Why not enjoy 2 Carlsberg, Somersby and Jagerbombs for £5 whilst trying out something from our new menu. Available every Wednesday in the bar from 12pm.
Squid Night
14th December
Stannary Bar, Penryn Campus
Friday evenings, from 6pm the Stannary offers a ‘squid’ off pints of Carlsberg and Somersby, and house shots are reduced to just a ‘squid’.
Eco Soc Natural History Specimen Workshop
5th October
Exchange Red Lecture Theatre
Interested in preserving your own natural history specimens? Come along and learn some basic tips to finding, cleaning and articulating skeletons, along with some tips on taxidermy and insect preservation!
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