Here you will find a range of great events and activities to get involved with. Check out the calendar and 'What's On' feed below and find your fun –  there is something for everyone!

Tue 20th August

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Wed 21st August

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Tue 27th August

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Wed 28th August

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Tue 3rd September

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Wed 4th September

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Thu 5th September

Truro Kspa Activities and Societies Fair
5pm - 7pm
Knowledge Spa
We will be at the Kspa activities fair along with many other societies to welcome everyone to Truro, and talk about what Medsoc have planned for the year for everyone to get involved with.
Truro Kspa Activities and Societies Fair
5pm - 7pm
Knowledge Spa
Paediatric society will have a table and some baked goodies at the fair, giving you the opportunity to sign up and hear all about our plans for the coming year.

Tue 10th September

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Wed 11th September

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Fri 13th September

Return to Learning
8:50am - 4pm
Green Seminar Room, The Exchange, Penryn Campus
ASK: Return to Learning - Study Skills Day.

Sat 14th September

Supermarket Shopping Trip
10am - noon
Glasney Lodge - Penryn Campus
We will walk to the local supermarket and then get a free minibus back to Penryn Campus. Book a free ticket to register. Ticket link coming soon.
Supermarket Shopping Trip
1pm - 3pm
Glasney Lodge - Penryn Campus
We will walk to the local supermarket and then get a free minibus back to Penryn Campus. Book a free ticket to register. Ticket link coming soon.

Sun 15th September

Supermarket Shopping Trip
11am - 1pm
Glasney Lodge - Penryn Campus
We will walk to the local supermarket and then get a free minibus back to Penryn Campus. Book a free ticket to register. Ticket link coming soon.
Welcome Party
6pm - midnight
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Welcome to Cornwall and the first social of the year. Visit the Stannary bar and come make new friends.

Mon 16th September

Student Essentials
10am - 4pm
Penryn Campus, The Exchange
To provide students with essential information for their student journey that is not directly related to their studies, that may not be accessed easily from elsewhere on campus.
Catholic Mass & lunch (Weekly Event)
noon - 2pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event with Mass led by our Catholic chaplains with free lunch afterwards.
Surf Campus BBQ
noon - 5pm
Glasney Parc BBQ Area
Come down to our first social of the year to meet other members and give us a chance to meet you guys! There will be great tunes and good vibes. Everyone welcome, see you guys there!
Geog soc - Freshers Icebreaker – Map Your Campus
1pm - 3pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 8 & 9
A chance to meet your course mates and learn about the society and what we do. Then we put you into teams and get you doing some fun challenges as you Map Your Campus.
Young Liberals: Pizza and Politics: What is a Liberal (And So Can You!)?
1pm - 2:30pm
Exchange Seminar Red
As an introduction to FXU Young Liberals and University politics, we will be having pizza and discussing what it means to be a Liberal in today’s climate. Yes Brexit may come up – sorry, it’s inevitable at these things.
EcoSoc: Committee Meet & Greet
2pm - 3pm
TBC
Come and say hi to this year’s Ecosoc committee! We’re really excited to meet everyone and want to hear your ideas for events we can run in the year!
Study in the UK
2pm - 3:30pm
Exchange
Advice on complying with your visa, studying in the UK, services and support available to you throughout your studies.
Tea & Cake @ Penryn chaplaincy
2pm - 4pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Hot drinks and homemade cakes, including vegan, served all afternoon in our cosy cottage.
Welcome to Falmouth - Freshers Beach Clean
2pm - 4pm
The Moor, Castle Beach, Gylly Beach, Swanpool Beach
Want to explore what Cornwall has to offer? We’ll show you the way to the best local beaches, and pick up some litter while we’re there!
Cornish Language Taster Session
3pm - 5pm
Falmouth Campus
Come along and have a go at the beautiful Celtic language of Cornwall.
Pasty and a Pint
4pm - 6pm
AMATA Cafe
International students are invited to a relaxed evening with the opportunity to meet new people, while enjoying Cornish food and drinks. Must book a free ticket to attend. Ticket link coming soon.
Pride Welcome! Games and Pizza
4pm - 6pm
Exchange Seminar Yellow
A warm welcome to all new faces! Come and join us for some pizza and games, meet new people, say hello to the Pride Society committee and find out what’s happening over the next academic year!
Climbing Taster Session 1
6pm - 10pm
Granite Planet, Penryn
Come along to our local climbing wall for an indoor climbing taster session!
Men's Hockey Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Penryn College Astro
Come and join in the first taster session of the hockey season. Our club is for players of all abilities and experiences, including people new to the sport.
Open Mic Night
7pm - midnight
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Open Mic Night at the Stannary. Ticket info coming soon.
Quidditch Film Night
7pm - 9pm
Exchange Yellow
Join us for a chilled out movie night – keep an eye on our facebook page for a chance to vote on which movie to watch.

Tue 17th September

Student Essentials
10am - 4pm
Woodlane Campus, Falmouth
To provide students with essential information for their student journey that is not directly related to their studies, that may not be accessed easily from elsewhere on campus.
EcoSoc: Pond Dipping
11am - 12:30pm
AMATA Pond (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Meet outside the exchange to explore life beneath the water at our campus pond, from the vast array of insects to the occasional newt, this is a great opportunity to see some of the secret watery life on campus.
Street Art Society Free-wall
11am - 3pm
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.
Snowsports BBQ
1pm - 4pm
Glasney Parc BBQ Area
Come join the Snowsports committee for some free food, bring friends and flatmates.
Tea & Cake @ Penryn chaplaincy
2pm - 4pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Hot drinks and homemade cakes, including vegan, served all afternoon in our cosy cottage
CSM Geology for Global Development - Beach BBQ
5pm - 7pm
Gyllyngvase Beach, Falmouth
CSM GfGD Beach BBQ - weather dependent!
First Aid Society: Pizza and CPR night
5pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar H & I
Come join us for some free pizza, whilst learning the basics of CPR. You don’t have to come for the whole thing, just drop in if you feel like it! Learn a valuable life skill and get a taste for what we do at First Aid Society.
Sailing BBQ
5:30pm - 8pm
Campus BBQ Area
Come along to the FXU Sailing BBQ on Campus! Food will be provided on a basis of first come first serve. Whether you are new to sailing or not, everyone is welcome!
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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
6pm - 9pm
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!
Feccles Drama Taster Session - Improv
6pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar L
Come join the drama society for a taster of our weekly meetings – icebreaking, socialising and improve games shall ensue! Meet us at the Upper Stannary at 6pm or in DDM L at 6:30pm to see what our amazing group of actors and improvers have to offer.
Touch Rugby
6pm - 7:30pm
Penryn RFC
Initial taster session for Fresher’s to come and try Touch Rugby.
VG Soc Quiz Night
6pm - 11:59pm
Exchange Seminar Green
Women's Lacrosse Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
Campus MUGA
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Meditation Taster Session
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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.
Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.
Presidents Big Quiz
7pm - midnight
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Presidents Quiz Night at the Stannary.
Ultimate Frisbee Indoor Training
7pm - 9pm
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.
Men's Lacrosse Taster Session
7:30pm - 9pm
Campus MUGA
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
The Chorus Taster Session
7:30pm - 9:30pm
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
Parkour Free Taster Session
8pm - 9pm
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!
Pride Soc: Queer Karaoke
8pm - 10pm
Peter Lanyon Staff Room
Get your sparkly microphones, warm up those voices, and perform! Everybody welcome!
Basketball Taster Session
9pm - 10pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Anyone and everyone welcome!
Cricket Welcome Drinks
9pm - 11:59pm
Stannary
Come and join us for the first cricket social of the year! Meet the committee and get to know your teammates in one of the most relaxed and friendly sports team in the uni. See you there!

Wed 18th September

EcoSoc: Moth Trapping
8am - 9am
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.
EcoSoc: Adder Walk
10am - 2pm
Windmill Farm, Helston (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
A relaxed and informative walk around an adder hotspot on the Lizard Peninsula, where there’s some metal sheets out to encourage herptiles, such as adders and slow worms! Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors.
Women in Business: Meet & Greet
10:30am - noon
Upper Stannary
Come and say hi to the Women in Business 2019/20 committee! Grab a coffee with us and find out who we are, what we do and let us know your ideas for the society, from events to socials - we'd love to hear them!
It's a Knock Out
noon - 3pm
Penryn Campus
Pride Soc: Drop In Sesh
noon - 2pm
Peter Lanyon Study Lounge (First Floor near seminar room 10)
Meet your committee members and discuss with them about anything! Such as: dealing with adhd/dyslexia/dyspraxia while at uni, coming to terms with your sexuality/gender, how to transition while at university,and more!
Events Society - First meeting of the year
1pm - 2pm
Meeting Room 2, School of Entrepreneurship
Join us for the first meeting of the year, we can’t wait to meet you all and start planning this year’s events!
Expedition Welcome Walk around Falmouth
1pm - 4pm
The Moor, Falmouth at the Bus Stops
Have a wander around Falmouth, get to know the town and have a chill on the beach!
Falmouth Town Tour
1pm - 5pm
Penryn Campus bus stop
Falmouth town tour for international students. Ticket info coming soon.
Young Liberals: Introduction to campaigning: What is a canvass? Who is a leaflet?
1pm - 2:30pm
Exchange Seminar Red
This is a session aimed at those who have experience campaigning as well as those who have none. We’ll be discussing the who's, what's and whys of campaigning, as well as practical tips about door knocking and leafleting.
SUP Taster session
2pm - 4pm
WeSUP Centre at Gyllyngvase Beach
Join us for an afternoon paddle on the ocean (30 minute slots)
Tea & Cake @ Penryn chaplaincy
2pm - 4pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Hot drinks and homemade cakes, including vegan, served all afternoon in our cosy cottage
Tennis Taster Session
2pm - 4pm
Falmouth Sports Club
Come and have a go at Tennis at our first free taster session.
Athletics 5K Flushing Run
3pm - 4pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge
Come along to this scenic social run towards Flushing.
Cornish Celtic Society - Freshers Celtic Kahoot
3pm - 7pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar N
Join the Cornish Celtic Society for Freshers week. We've set up a wonderful Kahoot (quiz) to explore and better understand the culture, language, history and mythology of all of the Celtic Nations! There will be prizes and nibbles.
Marinewatch - Cornish marine life through the year
3pm - 4pm
Exchange Seminar Red
Discover what amazing marine life you can expect to see locally during your time studying here, either from our boat trips run from Falmouth harbour or just from the beautiful Cornish coast!
Men's Hockey BBQ
3pm - 6pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
The first club social of the year.
Part Time Job, Long Term Prospects
3pm - 3:30pm
Penryn campus (room TBC)
Book your space on Employability Online
Shinty Taster Session
3pm - 5pm
Campus MUGA
Join CSM shinty as they introduce you to a stick sport unlike any other.
Pokémon GO Campus Tour!
5pm - 6:30pm
Meet outside Penryn campus shop
Meet us outside the campus Shop and the Pokémon Committee members will give you a guided tour around Penryn Campus! Play Pokémon GO with us as we do so and stop for the occasional raid!
MUN - Introduction to MUN with FOOD!
5:30pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 6
Learn more about what do here at Model United Nations Society
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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.
Climbing Taster Session 2
6pm - 10pm
Granite Planet, Penryn
Come along to our local climbing wall for an indoor climbing taster session!
Harry Potter Society- O.W.L exams
6pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3 & 5
Join us for the first event of the year for the Tremough Harry Potter Society our O.W.L exams Kahoot!!
Pride Soc: Quiz
6pm - 9pm
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
Do you know your flats? Terminology? Do you know some pride history? Fancy winning a prize? Come and join us at Palacio for our Big Gay Quiz! Get into teams and put that knowledge to use!
Quidditch Taster session
6pm - 8pm
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) Meet & Greet
6pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 10
The Scouts & Guides society (Kernow SSAGO) invites you to meet our committee and find out what we have planned for the year. Whether you have or haven’t been a part of Scouting or Guiding before, everyone is welcome.
Surf Lifesaving Beach Taster Session
6pm - 7pm
Come along to Gylly Beach to try out the equipment! Surf skis and boards will be available to try out and members present to give advice and any information needed.
Postgraduate Welcome Dinner
6:30pm - 9pm
Daphne Du Maurier Building Level 3, Penryn Campus
You are formally invited to the Annual Postgraduate Welcome Dinner on Wednesday 18 September 2019, Daphne Du Maurier Building Level 3, Penryn Campus. This is a postgraduate event only.
Chocolate Fountain Night
7pm - 10pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event hosted by the chaplaincy in our lovely cottage. Free!
Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.
Men's Hockey 2nd Taster session
7pm - 8:30pm
Penryn College Astro
Come and join in the 2nd taster session of the hockey season. Our club is for players of all abilities and experiences, including people new to the sport. With the first club social of the year to follow.
Viva Voce Taster Session
7pm - 8:30pm
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.
Hip Hop Beginners Taster Session
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Campus Sports Centre Studio
A feel good dance session for those who want to try something new!
Badminton Intermediate and Advanced Taster Session
8pm - 10pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
The first opportunity for intermediate and experienced badminton players, and those who are interested in representing the club within the West Cornwall Badminton League, to come along for a free session.
CSM Football Trials
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College STP
Trials for CSM FC, the only university team on campus that plays Saturday league football.
Math Soc: Pub Trail
18th September 8pm - 19th September 1pm
Falmouth Town (Meet at the Stannary)
A fun event to tour round all of Falmouth’s best pubs in the optimum way! Meeting at the Stannary.
Hip Hop Intermediate Taster Session
8:30pm - 10pm
Campus Sports Centre Studio
A dance session for those who feel comfortable with the basics and want to push themselves a little further.
Flamank Law Society Pub Tour
9:30pm - midnight
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.
Society Lock in
10pm - 3am
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Mid week club night on campus with the students unions clubs and societies having the opportunity to take over every Wednesday as the 2019/20 year kicks in. Ticket info coming soon.

Thu 19th September

EcoSoc: Plant Walk
11am - 12:30pm
Penryn Campus (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Meet outside the exchange to find the fascinating side of local plants you never knew existed. This walk will be a great chance to explore more of the campus with Ecosoc while giving a surprising insight into some of the flowers you’ll pass everyday.
Veg & Vegan Society: Stannary Meetup
11am - 1pm
Upper Stannary
Come and have a Falmouth delicacy on campus, and have a chat! Welcome to anyone, whether you’re a long time vegan or just interested.
Pride Soc: Trans/NB Meet Up
1pm - 3pm
Please email the committee for details of location.
Contact fxupridesoc@gmail.com the location
Penryn Memory café session
2pm - 4pm
Penryn Methodist Church Hall
Memory Cafe is a super relaxed, fun and creative space where members of the community who have dementia meet up and do various actitivies alongside volunteers.
Tea & Cake @ Penryn chaplaincy
2pm - 4pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Hot drinks and homemade cakes, including vegan, served all afternoon in our cosy cottage
Vertical Dance Drop In Open Session
2pm - 5pm
Campus Sports Hall
VDS Drop in is a chance for anyone to come along and have a go on the wall!
Cornish Celtic Quiz
3pm - 5pm
Falmouth Campus
Enjoy yourself and meet the society at this fun and informal quiz on kahoot! Also learn about an exciting project you can get involved with!
Part Time Job, Long Term Prospects
3pm - 3:30pm
Falmouth campus (room TBC)
Book your space on Employability Online
Return to Learning Cafe
4pm - 5:30pm
AMATA Cafe, Penryn Campus
If you are a mature student or returning to learning after a break, drop by for a drink and a chat with fellow students and key support staff.
Ultimate Frisbee Outdoor Training
4pm - 6pm
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.
First Aid Society: Pizza and CPR night
5pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar H & I
Come join us for some free pizza, whilst learning the basics of CPR. You don’t have to come for the whole thing, just drop in if you feel like it! Learn a valuable life skill and get a taste for what we do at First Aid Society.
Volleyball Taster Session
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Campus Sports Hall
Come and have a go at volleyball.
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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.
Anime Taster Session
6pm - 8:30pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture 5
Come have a taste of the Anime and Manga Society – the committee have chosen a few shows for this event for you to get acquainted with the atmosphere.
Dodgeball Taster Session 1
6pm - 8pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Dodgeball is a fast paced high intensity game played right across the world! Come along and get involved for free!
Feccles Drama Taster Session - Skills
6pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar L
Come join the drama society for a taster of our weekly meetings – icebreaking, socialising and improve games shall ensue! Meet us at the Upper Stannary at 6pm or in DDM L at 6:30pm to see what our amazing group of actors and improvers have to offer.
Quidditch Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
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.
Tremough Follies: Welcome Session
6pm - 9pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Come and meet the Follies, play games and hear about our plans for the year. Open to all!
Wild Doc Soc Attenborough Quiz
6pm - 8pm
Stannary
A quiz to test your knowledge of the god of wildlife documentaries
Surf Pub Quiz and Tour
7pm - 11pm
Pub TBC
Come hang out with us and take part in Fal Surfs first pub quiz of the year! Afterwards we will be heading into town and taking you guys on a pub tour of Falmouth.
EcoSoc: Trophic Level Social!
19th September 8pm - 20th September 1pm
Falmouth Town (Meet at Weatherspoons)
Our traditional fancy dress themed pub crawl! Freshers = primary producers/consumers, second years = secondary consumers and third years = top of the food chain!
Ghanaian Book Connection Quiz
8pm - 9:30pm
TBC
Want to meet new people, raise money for charity and test out your quiz skills? If so, join the Ghanaian Book Connection for our first event of the year!

Fri 20th September

Bee Society Honey Tasting and Bee, Fly or Wasp Quiz
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Exchange Seminar Yellow
Come and taste all sorts of different honeys and which is which! You may also win a jar of honey if you win our quiz by guessing whether an insect is a bee, fly or wasp! We hope you’ll all bee there!
Green Living: Apple juicing + tea in the allotments!
1pm - 3pm
Allotments - Walled Gardens
Come and discover the secret gem of campus known as the walled garden. Have a cuppa tea with like-minded green beans and help make apple juice from the orchard in the garden! Bring bags and bottles for FREE juice and apples!
Pride Soc: Ace Meet
1pm - 3pm
Please email the committee for details of location.
Contact fxupridesoc@gmail.com the location
EcoSoc: Camera Trap Workshop
2pm - 4:30pm
Exchange Lecture Theatre
Come along to our camera trapping workshop - we'll be taking a walk around campus picking up some camera traps that have been set up for a few days, to see what wildlife we have caught on camera!
Tea & Cake @ Penryn chaplaincy
2pm - 4pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Hot drinks and homemade cakes, including vegan, served all afternoon in our cosy cottage
Sailing Theory Class
4pm - 5pm
Exchange Red
Come along to the FXU Sailing Theory Class before heading to a taster session this weekend!
Welcome to Mary’s Meals at FXU
5pm - 6pm
TBC
Come and chat to our friendly group, over some refreshments, to find out more about the work of the charity Mary's Meals and what we do to support it!
Orchestra Social
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Gyllyngvase Beach, Falmouth
(Weather dependent) Come join the members of FXOrchestra for our first social of the year! We will (weather dependent) be having a beach social starting at 5:30pm on Gyllingvase Beach in Falmouth.
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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.
Badminton Social Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
This is a chance for players of any skill level to come and play badminton in a relaxed environment. It is also a chance to meet the committee and see whether you enjoy the sport. Bring friends!
Ballroom & Latin Dance Taster Session 1
6pm - 7:30pm
AMATA Studio C
Come and join in a lively dance session and learn some ballroom and Latin dancing!
FXUrovision – Meet & Greet!
6pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar E
Eurovision, Europe and Music, come join us for our first event of the year! Everyone is welcome, we’ll be blasting Eurovision bangers and getting to know each other so come for a chilled and lively environment!
VG Soc Casual Gaming Night
6pm - 11:59pm
Exchange Seminar Green
Big Phat Politics Quizzy
7pm - 10pm
Kings Bar, Penryn
Come and join us for a pub quiz! Prize for winner and best team name.
EcoSoc: Bat Walk
7pm - 10pm
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].
K-Pop Meet & Greet
7pm - 10pm
Exchange Seminar Yellow
Come meet the committee, play some games and eat some snacks. Doesn’t matter if you’ve been a Kpop fan 10 years or 10 minutes or if you didn’t even know it existed until you read this. Come break the ice meet some new friends.
Men's Lacrosse Taster Session
7:30pm - 9pm
Penryn College STP
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
American Football Taster Session
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College STP
A free taster session with the American Football club.
Women's Lacrosse Taster Session
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College STP
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
9pm - 3am
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
9pm - 2am
AMATA, Penryn Campus
Mini festival at AMATA. Ticket info coming soon.

Sat 21st September

Sailing Taster Session
9am - 5pm
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.
Cycling Unity Woods Ride
11am - 4pm
Meet at Campus Shop
Ride to Unity using the trail too and get a basic knowledge of the trails with a good session
EcoSoc: Biology Brunch!
11am - 1:30pm
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
11am - 1pm
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 Taster Session
1:30pm - 4pm
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
6pm - 9pm
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.
Stupid Shirt Social
8pm - 1am
Stannary, Spoons, Mnagos, Kings
Get your glad rags on and join us for a tour of the town, Prize for cringiest shirt (Nothing offensive please)
Lacrosse One Colour Social
9pm - 11:59pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge
Dress to impress, head to toe (and we mean it) in one colour! The most coordinated outfit wins!
Shipwrecked Party
9:30pm - 3am
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Penryn Campus beach party. Ticket info coming soon.

Sun 22nd September

Freshers Fayre
noon - 4pm
Penryn Campus
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 BBQ
2pm - 10pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Come down to our second social of the year. Get your flipflops on and head down to Falmouth’s biggest beach.
Athletics 10K Reservoir Run
3pm - 5pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge
Come along to a relaxed, scenic run around the reservoirs and an initial catch-up with the committee!
Pole Fit Open Pole Jam
3pm - 6pm
TBC
Come try out pole in a super casual way: no lessons! Come have a chat and see what it’s all about, try out the very basics of pole!
Basketball Team Trials
4pm - 6pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Team trials for the 2019/20 season.
Tennis Beach BBQ
4pm - 7pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Come and join us on Gylly beach for a BBQ
Tremough Follies: Dance & Singing Workshop
6pm - 9pm
AMATA Studio TBC
An introduction to different aspects of follies, open to all abilities!
Math Soc: Quiz Night
7pm - 10pm
Exchange Seminar Red
Want to test out your brain power against other freshers? This is the event for you! Teams of 4-6. Bring your own drinks.
Ladies Football Welcome Drinks
8:30pm - 11:30pm
Stannary
Come and meet us at the Stannary for drinks.

Mon 23rd September

Drop in Session for Commuter Students
9am - noon
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.
Seal Sanctuary Freshers Trip
10am - 2pm
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
Catholic Mass & lunch (Weekly Event)
noon - 2pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event with Mass led by our Catholic chaplains with free lunch afterwards.
Veg & Vegan Society: “Why go vegan?” Talk
1pm - 2pm
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
3pm - 5pm
Penryn Campus
Come along and have a go at the beautiful Celtic language of Cornwall.
Young Liberals - Liber-Tea: Drugs, Privacy, and You
4pm - 6pm
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
5pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar N
Play Chess, meet people and have fun! Refreshments provided.
EcoSoc: Mammal Trapping Set Up
5pm - 7pm
Penryn Campus (Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors)
Want to learn how to set up mammal traps? Come and help us to set up the traps for the next day! Meet outside the Exchange revolving doors.
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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
6pm - 8pm
AMATA Studio H
A free taster session for the FXU Ballet society.
Climbing Taster Session 3
6pm - 10pm
Granite Planet, Penryn
Come along to our local climbing wall for an indoor climbing taster session!
ISOC Meet and Greet
6pm - 10pm
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
6pm - 8pm
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
6pm - 8pm
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!
Netball Taster Session
6:30pm - 8pm
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
6:30pm - 8pm
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!
Songwriter’s Taster session and Social
7pm - 8:30pm
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
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Penryn Campus MUGA
A free taster session with the American Football club.
Athletics Fun Circuits Competition
8pm - 9pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Come along to our circuits competition!
Jazz & Lyrical Dance Taster Session
8pm - 9pm
TBC
A free taster session for the Jazz and Lyrical society.
Tang Soo Do Taster session
8pm - 9:30pm
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
8pm - 11pm
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
8:30pm - 10pm
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!

Tue 24th September

EcoSoc: Bird Walk
10am - noon
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
10am - 3:30pm
Perranporth Beach
Join us on the first surf sessions of the year!
Flicka Foundation Trip for Care Experience Students
11am - 3pm
Penryn Campus bus stop
Trip to the donkey sanctuary for care leavers and other care experience students. Please register a free ticket to attend.
Parkour Explore Falmouth with Parkour
11am - 3pm
The Moor, Falmouth
What better way to explore Falmouth town than with the society that knows all its hidden treasures?
Street Art Society Free-wall
11am - 3pm
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.
Table Top Gaming Freshers Game Night
5pm - 10pm
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
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stops
Join us in the first track and field session at Carn Brea!
Math Soc: Beach BBQ
5:30pm - 9pm
Gylly Beach, Falmouth
A nice relaxed time enjoying Falmouth’s beautiful beaches and getting to know some fellow maths enthusiasts!
Netball Taster Session
5:30pm - 7pm
Campus Sports Hall
Join CSM Netball at a training session as part of Fresher's weeks! All years, genders, and abilities welcome.
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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
6pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar L
Come join the drama society for a taster of our weekly meetings – icebreaking, socialising and improve games shall ensue! Meet us at the Upper Stannary at 6pm or in DDM L at 6:30pm to see what our amazing group of actors and improvers have to offer.
Play in Motion Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
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
6pm - 7:30pm
Penryn RFC
Initial taster session for Fresher’s to come and try Touch Rugby.
VG Soc Kart Tournament
6pm - 11:59pm
Exchange Seminar Green
Women's Lacrosse Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
Campus MUGA
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Young Conservative Society - First Meeting
6pm - 7pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 3
First meeting of the year, opportunity for new and existing members to meet one another.
Hispanic Society: Film Night
6:30pm - 9pm
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?
Wild Doc Soc Film Screening
6:30pm - 8:30pm
TBC
A chill evening watching Attenborough’s finest works
Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.
Games Night
7pm - midnight
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.
Ultimate Frisbee Indoor Training
7pm - 9pm
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.
Volleyball Taster Session
7pm - 9pm
Campus Sports Hall
Come and have a go at volleyball.
Zero Waste Society Cosy Film Night
7pm - 8pm
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.
Men's Lacrosse Taster Session
7:30pm - 9pm
Campus MUGA
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Pride Soc: Lazer Tag and Play
7:30pm - 11:30pm
Raze the Roof, Penryn
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 big ball pit or slides in the bit indoor play area! Includes a bar and a funky dance floor!
The Chorus Taster Session
7:30pm - 9:30pm
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
8pm - midnight
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!
Parkour Free Taster Session
8pm - 9pm
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
8pm - 10pm
Beerwolf Books, Falmouth Town
Join us at Falmouth’s finest pub/bookshop for our first social of the year. Everyone welcome, including non-drinkers

Wed 25th September

EcoSoc: Mammal Trapping
7:30am - 9:30am
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
8am - 1:30pm
Perranporth Beach
Join us on the first surf sessions of the year!
EcoSoc: Seal Watching Trip
9:45am - 12:30pm
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
10am - 1pm
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!
Cheerleading Sweet Treats and Uni Deets
11am - 3pm
Penryn Campus Exchange
Already failing to cook for yourself? The Cheerleaders are running a bake sale, so come along to The Exchange (that’s the place under the library) and meet us all!
Expedition Walk to Flushing and Pub Stop
11am - 2pm
Meet outside Exchange
We will meet outside the Exchange, and walk to Flushing, and get the ferry back to Falmouth.
Hispanic Society: Tortilla española
11am - 2pm
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.
International Day Trip to St. Ives
12:30pm - 7pm
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. Ticket link coming soon.
Generation Wild Campfire & Marshmallows
1pm - 3:30pm
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!
Tennis Free Taster Session
2pm - 4pm
Falmouth Sports Club
Come and have a go at Tennis at our first free taster session.
Athletics 10K Run to the Beach
3pm - 5pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge
Come along to our social run to the Gylly Beach & get to know the team!
Events Society Freshers Space Hop Race
3pm - 7pm
Glasney Village BBQ area
This Freshers the Events Society is hosting a Space Hop Race and BBQ to start the term the right way.
Shinty Taster Session
3pm - 5pm
Campus MUGA
Join CSM shinty as they introduce you to a stick sport unlike any other.
CSM SEG Welcome Meet and Greet
4pm - 5:30pm
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
4pm - 6:30pm
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
4pm - 6pm
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!
Athletics Beach n' Chill
5pm - 7pm
Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stops or Gylly Beach
Gylly Beach will be the location of our first social of this year. Join us for a beach BBQ, games and get to know the rest of the new & current members and committee!
Cheerleading Free Taster Session
5pm - 8pm
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
5:30pm - 7pm
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.
Climbing Taster Session 4
6pm - 10pm
Granite Planet, Penryn
Come along to our local climbing wall for an indoor climbing taster session!
Fencing Taster Session (with Professional Coach)
6pm - 8pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Come join us for a taster session in the art of fencing!
Flamank Law Society Meet and Greet
6pm - 8:30pm
Tremough House Boardroom
Come to the Flamank meet and greet, meet the students and staff involved in Flamank, with an introductory talk about the society and the different paths towards legal careers! Free drinks will be provided after the talks.
ISOC Movie night
6pm - 8pm
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
6pm - 8pm
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
6pm - 8pm
TBC
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.
Surf Lifesaving Beach Taster Session
6pm - 7pm
Come along to Gylly Beach to try out the equipment! Surf skis and boards will be available to try out and members present to give advice and any information needed.
First Jazz Taster Rehearsal!
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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!)
Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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
7pm - 10pm
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
7pm - 2am
Falmouth
Join us as we create a festival vibe throughout town. Ticket info coming soon.
Pokemon Freshers Welcome Social!
7pm - 10pm
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!
Pride Soc: Film Night
7pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture 4
The first movie night of the year! We will be screening PRIDE the movie!
Renewable Energy Society: BBQ
7pm - 10pm
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
7pm - 8:30pm
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:
7pm - midnight
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!
Hip Hop Beginners Taster Session
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Campus Sports Centre Studio
A feel good dance session for those who want to try something new!
CSM Football Trials
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College STP
Trials for CSM FC, the only university team on campus that plays Saturday league football.
FXUrovision – Eurovision Freshers Quiz!
8pm - 10pm
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
8pm - midnight
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
8:30pm - 10pm
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
8:30pm - 10pm
Campus Sports Centre Studio
A dance session for those who feel comfortable with the basics and want to push themselves a little further.
Ladies Football Full Kit Fools
9pm - 11:59pm
Falmouth
First Ladies Football Social of the year!

Thu 26th September

EcoSoc: Mammal Trapping
7:30am - 9:30am
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.
EcoSoc: Moth Trapping
8am - 9am
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
9am - noon
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
9am - 4pm
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
10am - noon
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
10am - 3:30pm
Perranporth Beach
Join us on the first surf sessions of the year!
Cheerleading Beach Picnic
3pm - 10pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Come along and meet the Cheerleading Society in a relaxed and fun environment!
Ultimate Frisbee Outdoor Training
4pm - 6pm
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
5pm - 7pm
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
5:30pm - 7:30pm
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
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stops
Join us in the second track and field session at Carn Brea!
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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.
Anime Choice Session
6pm - 8:30pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture 5
Choose which shows we’ll be following for this term – put forward your choices and we’ll watch and vote on which to continue.
Dodgeball Taster Session 2
6pm - 8pm
Penryn Campus Sports Hall
Dodgeball is a fast paced high intensity game played right across the world! Come along and get involved for free!
Feccles Drama Taster Session - Skills
6pm - 8pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar L
Come join the drama society for a taster of our weekly meetings – icebreaking, socialising and improve games shall ensue! Meet us at the Upper Stannary at 6pm or in DDM L at 6:30pm to see what our amazing group of actors and improvers have to offer.
Politics & History Society: Film Night- On the Basis of Sex
6pm - 9pm
Exchange Lecture Theatre
A much-needed night in after the Freshers madness, join us for a screening of On the Basis of Sex with complimentary popcorn.
Politics & History Society: Film Night- On the Basis of Sex
6pm - 9pm
Exchange Lecture Theatre
A much-needed night in after the Freshers madness, join us for a screening of On the Basis of Sex with complimentary popcorn.
Tremough Follies: Mini Musical Challenge
6pm - 8:30pm
AMATA Studio TBC
Come along to our musical theatre taster session, learn about our society and join in with some fun games and this mini musical challenge!
Veg & Vegan Society: Fresher's Potluck
6:30pm - 9pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 8
Bring your best vegan dishes to Penryn Campus! Whether you’ve rustled up a curry, baked a cake, or just bought something from Asda. Everyone welcome, vegan or otherwise. (Please list the ingredients of anything you’ve made for allergy purposes)
Pot Luck Thursday
7pm - midnight
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Anything can happen on our Pot luck Thursdays in the Upper Stannary. Our first one of the 2019/20 calendar kicks off with a night of Karoke.
Pride Soc: Gay Night Out
7pm - 10pm
The Stable, Falmouth
A classic night out with Pride Soc at the Stable in Falmouth. Meet lots of people, have a few drinks and relax by the sea. Everybody is welcome!
Shinty Scotland Social
7pm - 2am
Stannary then Falmouth
Don your kilt, get your blue paint and dust off the bagpipes as Clan Shinty hunt the Haggis in the numerous pubs, clubs and drinking holes around Falmouth.
Geog Soc Freshers Pub Orienteering
8pm - midnight
Stannary and then various establishments in Falmouth
Wear appropriate geographer clothing and get ready to take on a tour of Falmouth. Starting in the Stannary we will take you into Fal and guide you through the finest drinking establishments west of the Tamar.
Hispanic Society: Dale!
8pm - 11pm
Upper Stannary
Come say DALE with the Hispanic society to the beginning of the academic year! This is a social open to everyone and a first opportunity to get to know the committee and have a better idea of how we as a society work. See you there!!
Math Soc: Numbers Themed Night Out
26th September 8pm - 27th September 1pm
Falmouth Town (Meet at the Stannary)
Ever wondered how good a night out could be if maths got involved? Us neither, but we’re doing it anyway! Dress code: clothes with numbers on. Meet in the Stannary.
Falmouth Anchor - FIVES x Anchor Takeover
9pm - 2am
Fives Below, Falmouth, Cornwall
Dance the night away with Cornwall’s only student newspaper at FIVES, one of Falmouth’s best party venues.
Lacrosse PJ Party
9pm - 11:59pm
Meet at Glasney Lodge
Unearth those fluffy slippers, the floor length dressing gowns and Disney Pyjama set! Dress to impress!

Fri 27th September

EcoSoc: Mammal Trapping
7:30am - 9:30am
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
9am - noon
AMATA cafe, 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.
Green Living BBQ Social
1pm - 3pm
Allotment in the walled garden or Falmouth TBC
We will be meeting in Falmouth on the Moor or in the Allotments (TBC closer to the time). If weather permits we will also have a BBQ! This is a chance for us to get to know each other and discuss our plans for the year.
EcoSoc: Camera Trap Workshop
2pm - 4:30pm
Exchange Seminar Blue
Come along to our camera trapping workshop - we'll be taking a walk around campus picking up some camera traps that have been set up for a few days, to see what wildlife we have caught on camera!
Clay Shooting Society Initial Meeting
4pm - 4:30pm
TBC
A meeting to provide initial details about how the society will run and the activities that will be taking place, also a chance to meet and get to know the 2019/2020 committee.
Sailing Theory Class
4pm - 5pm
Exchange Red
Come along to the FXU Sailing Theory Class before heading to a taster session this weekend!
Wave Project Beach snacks and chill
4pm - 7pm
Gyllyngvase beach
Come along to Gylly and have a chat! You can ask us any questions you might have about the wave project and what we do!
Welcome English
5:30pm - 7pm
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.
Anime Quiz
6pm - 8:30pm
Peter Lanyon Lecture 5
A wide ranging quiz on Anime Trivia to get you involved in the society – free food for the winners and runners up.
Ballroom & Latin Dance Taster Session 2
6pm - 7:30pm
AMATA Studio C
Come and join in a lively dance session and learn some ballroom and Latin dancing! Partner not required, a great way to meet new people. All abilities welcome, wear comfortable clothing and footwear. All two-left feet are welcome!
Cheerleading Free Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
TBC
Want to try something new? Cheerleading is the sport for you!
Orchestra Taster Session 1
6pm - 8:30pm
TBC
Welcome to the first Taster Session of the year for FXOrchestra. We are a non-auditioning society and play a range of musical pieces from film favourites to classical. Please come along- just bring yourself and your instrument!
Tap Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
AMATA Studio E (TBC)
Whether you’ve always wanted to try tap, or if it’s something you want to pick up (no pun intended) again ant uni, come along to our FREE taster sessions.
VG Soc Casual Gaming Night
6pm - 11:59pm
Exchange Seminar Green
ACS Meet & Greet
7pm - 8:30pm
TBC
This is an opportunity to come into a friendly environment and take an interest in what ACS does and is all about. We are explicitly open to all, not just those who feel represented by this community.
Poker Society - Taster Session
7pm - midnight
Exchange Seminar Yellow
Come and join us at the first taster session where you can meet the committee and learn about poker in a fun and interactive way.
Welcome to the Weekend
7pm - midnight
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
The weekend has finally arrived and what better way to celebrate than with our happy hours and drinks offers. We will also launch our very own Gin Club. Ticket info coming soon.
Men's Lacrosse Taster Session
7:30pm - 9pm
Penryn College STP
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Athletics Olympic Themed Pub Relay
8pm - 11pm
Meet at Stannary
To round off freshers’ week we will be hosting an Olympic themed pub relay! Join us at the Stannary, and then we’ll make our way through Falmouth’s very best establishments – bring ID and bus money
The Big EcoSoc Quiz
8pm - 10pm
Exchange Lecture Theatre
Dare to attempt the toughest wildlife quiz on campus? Come join us for an evening of snacks, drinks and putting your knowledge to the ultimate test! Groups of 5-6, prizes available!
Women's Lacrosse Taster Session
8pm - 9:30pm
Penryn College STP
Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, we’ll start with the basics to accommodate for all abilities!
Parkour Social
8:30pm - 11:59pm
Meet at Wetherspoons, Falmouth
Come and join Parkour for a social night out starting with drinks at Spoons.

Sat 28th September

Sailing Taster Session
9am - 5pm
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.
EcoSoc: Rock Pooling
11am - 3pm
Gyllyngvase Beach, Falmouth
Join us at Gyllyngvase beach for a search through the rockpools to see what we can find! We will be bringing some ID guides and trays so we can have a good look at the critters we uncover!
Pride Soc: Coffee Morn
11am - 1pm
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
2nd coffee morning of the year! Wake up to a nice tea and breakfast at Palacio with fellow queers!
Shinty Beach Session
11am - 4pm
Perranporth
Swapping grass for sand we’ll be heading to the North coast to play some relaxed beach shinty.
Table Top Gaming Society The Big Game Bonanza
11am - 11pm
Daphne du Maurier Seminar J, K and L
Come join us for a day of socializing and playing board games of different kinds ranging from small and quick or longer and more extensive.
Quidditch Taster Session
1:30pm - 4pm
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.
Climbing BBQ & Bouldering at Gylly Beach
2pm - 6pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Have a go at bouldering on the Gylly sea wall and enjoy some (free) food!
Basketball Fresher's Social
28th September 5pm - 29th September 3am
Falmouth
Casual basketball followed by barbecue, beer and beach party!
ISOC Beach BBQ at Gylly
6pm - 10pm
Gylly Beach but meet at Penryn Campus Bus Stops at 5.30pm
Come join us at Gylly Beach for a free barbecue. It’s a great chance to chat whilst enjoying the beach and food. All food will be vegetarian or halal!
Freshers Ball
9pm - 3am
The Stannary, Penryn Campus
Dust off those dancing shoes and shimmy on up to the Stannary for your one and only Fresher’s Ball!! Ticket info coming soon.

Sun 29th September

Climbing Outdoor Climbing at Roche Rock
10am - 6pm
Roche Rock (Transport can be provided)
Outdoors trip to Roche Rock for some trad climbing!
Tremough Follies: Brunch
11am - 1pm
Palacio Lounge, Falmouth
Follies it’s brunchtime, meet at the campus bus stop at 11!
Pride Soc: Big Gay Picnic - Field Games
noon - 4pm
Dracaena Fields
Grab your pals and get down to Dracaena Fields for a big picnic and some field games! (in case of bad weather, we have Exchange Seminar Yellow booked for the same time). Everybody welcome!
Kayaking Beach Party
1pm - 6pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Join the Kayaking Society for a fun beach party with food, games and lots of fun!
Pole Fit Open Pole Jam
3pm - 6pm
TBC
Come try out pole in a super casual way: no lessons! Come have a chat and see what it’s all about, try out the very basics of pole!
Shinty Taster session
3pm - 5pm
Dracaena
If you missed out for a second time do not fear, join CSM shinty again as they introduce you to a stick sport unlike any other.
Sea Swimming First Sea Swim of the Year
4pm - 5pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
Come and join us for Sea Swimming Society’s first swim of the year down at Gylly Beach!
Snowsports Cool Runnings Movie Night
7:30pm - 10pm
Exchange Lecture Theatre
Join the Snowsports society for a freshers film night at the exchange lecture theatre on Penryn campus.

Mon 30th September

Catholic Mass & lunch (Weekly Event)
noon - 2pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event with Mass led by our Catholic chaplains with free lunch afterwards.
First Nets Session
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Truro Crcket Centre
Come along to the first taster nets session in the top class Truro Cricket Centre. Open to all interested, anyone and everyone welcome with no ability required- just watch the president bat!
Tang Soo Do Taster session
8pm - 9:30pm
Campus Sports Centre Studio
Come along and have a go at Tang Soo Do (Korean Karate), a fun, exciting and dynamic Korean Martial art.
The Force Academy: Movie Night
8pm - 11pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 9
Come hang out with the Force Academy Society as we watch, one of the many Star Wars movies.
Gymnastics All Abilities Taster Session
8:30pm - 10pm
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!

Tue 1st October

Labour Society - Campaigning for Dummies
6pm - 8pm
Peter Lanyon Seminar 6
Whether you’ve campaigned or not, come along for a friendly, relaxed event where you can learn how the Labour Party campaigns.
Arab Sociey: Meet & Greet
7pm - 9pm
Exchange Seminar TBC
The meet and greet is an opportunity to meet up with the committee and get to know more about the society and our future events. Moreover for people new people, its more of a social gathering and see what people want from the society for this season
Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.
Games Night
7pm - midnight
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.

Wed 2nd October

Surf Lifesaving Beach Taster Session
6pm - 7pm
Come along to Gylly Beach to try out the equipment! Surf skis and boards will be available to try out and members present to give advice and any information needed.
Second Jazz Taster Rehearsal!
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Our second 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!
Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.
Gymnastics More Advanced Training Taster Session
8:30pm - 10pm
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!

Thu 3rd October

Cheerleading Beach Babes and Dad Bods Social
9pm - 3am
Falmouth
Living in Falmouth we all love the beach! So, embrace your inner beach babe – we’ve all got that Baywatch bikini that’s demanding to be worn on a night out!!! Or show off the incredible Dad Bod that you’ve been working on all summer!

Fri 4th October

Orchestra Taster Session 2
6pm - 8:30pm
TBC
Welcome to the second Taster Session of the year for FXOrchestra. We are a non-auditioning society and play a range of musical pieces from film favourites to classical. Please come along- just bring yourself and your instrument!
Tap Taster Session
6pm - 7:30pm
AMATA Studio E (TBC)
Whether you’ve always wanted to try tap, or if it’s something you want to pick up (no pun intended) again ant uni, come along to our FREE taster sessions.

Sat 5th October

Ultimate Frisbee Beach BBQ
4pm - 6pm
Gyllyngvase Beach
How could one possibly improve upon the notion of an idyllic BBQ on the sunny Cornish coast? By throwing a frisbee in of course (pun may have been intended)!

Mon 7th October

Catholic Mass & lunch (Weekly Event)
noon - 2pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event with Mass led by our Catholic chaplains with free lunch afterwards.

Tue 8th October

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.

Wed 9th October

Cornwall Kendo Club
7pm - 9pm
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.
Gymnastics 'The Hunt' Social
9pm - 11:59pm
Meet at Stannary
Freshers Vs Current students… who is more seasoned? We will be pairing up 2nd and 3rd year students with our freshers where they will go head to head in various tasks and games!

Mon 14th October

Catholic Mass & lunch (Weekly Event)
noon - 2pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event with Mass led by our Catholic chaplains with free lunch afterwards.

Mon 21st October

Catholic Mass & lunch (Weekly Event)
noon - 2pm
TB Cottage 8 (Chaplaincy)
Lively, friendly event with Mass led by our Catholic chaplains with free lunch afterwards.
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