Falmouth & Exeter Students' Union news

Fancy earning £45 worth of Amazon Vouchers?

Are you a Falmouth University student? Are you still on or near campus? Come along to Student Services focus groups on Thursday 29th June, DDM Seminar E.

 
Chance to win an iPad Mini or 2 x £100 Amazon vouchers

We want to know about your experiences of FXU, please click here and complete the questionnaire.

 
HEA Networking and SU meet up

FXU President Falmouth, Chris Slesser attends Small and Specialist Meetup in London alongside a HEA Networking Day with Falmouth DVC Academic

 
FXU Awards Ceremony & Winners 2017

Congratulations to all our winners from the FXU Awards 2017! Check out the winners and shortlisted nominees here.

 
Thoughtfeed- June 9th

The next Thoughtfeed session is on June 9th 1:30-2:30pm, Sandpit, AIR Building, Penryn Campus and we welcome Dr. Erik Geehoed, who will be presenting a talk entitled: "How Casual are Casual Gamers?"

 
Societies win two national awards

Last weekend representatives from five student groups attended the National Society Awards to celebrate their nominations for seven out of the 14 awards. FXU’s Islamic Society won Best Cultural and Faith Society and Wild Doc Soc won Best Hobby and Interest Society.

 
Rally4Shelterbox raises £3,000!

Over Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st May, more than 70 students and staff volunteers from the University of Exeter Cornwall Campus and Falmouth University took part in a man-powered, non-stop, relay challenge around the Cornish Coast, raising over £3,000 for the disaster relief charity, Shelterbox.

 
FXU football team wins Cornish league

FXU is home to three football teams, all of which have competed to incredible success this year.

 
Special Award winners announced

FXU's Sports and Societies Managers have confirmed the recipients of this year's Special Awards.

 
Falmouth University Staff Excellence Awards
Falmouth Staff Excellence Awards

Get your nominations in for your 'Most Inspirational Member of Staff' in this year's Falmouth University Staff Excellence Awards!

 
FXU societies shortlisted for seven awards!

Five FXU societies and student-led volunteer groups have been nominated across seven different awards for the National Society Awards!

 
New FXU CEO Appointed

Joff Cooke has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer at Falmouth and Exeter Students’ Union (FXU).

 
FX Union crowned League Cup champions

Harry Jacobs has the full match report on The Falmouth Anchor.

 
CSM Hockey win County Cup

CSM Hockey have become the first university side to win the Cornwall County Cup in its 60 year history!

 
CSM Shinty Spring Term Review

Another fantastic term for CSM Shinty!

 
Penryn Rugby Football Club Undergraduate Volunteer Opportunities

This is a great opportunity for the community to benefit from students' knowledge and additional support from volunteers, as well as students having an opportunity outside of their course to further develop their skills and build their CVs.

 
Dodgeball raise over £100 for Comic Relief

Seven teams competed in the charity dodgeball tournament, with Chaos Defrost reigning supreme.

 
Pokemon Society holds 24-hour movie marathon

The society's recent event raised over £100 for SpecialEffect.

 
Believe and Do Good

ISoc have another successful Believe and Do Good month.

 
Gymnastics compete for first time

FXU’s Gymnastics team recently headed to Aldershot to compete in their first ever BUCS competition, with some members having never competed at all before.

 
Menna wins Bronze at Fencing Nationals

FXU Sports Bursary student, Menna Dief, has won Bronze at the British Fencing Nationals.

 
Councourse 2017

Congrats to Dartington Society for another fantastic event. Amazing photographs too.

 
Sports clubs have winning start to the term

Dodgeball, Quidditch, Ladies Hockey and Netball all played to great success last week.

 
First Aid courses

Want to attend a First Aid course at Granite Planet?

 
CSM Shinty's weekend win

Match reports from CSM Shinty.

 
We are the champions - again!

Last weekend Fal Surf competed in the BUCS Surf Championships and placed first!

 
Islamic Society have award-winning start to the year

Isoc have picked up two national awards this term!

 
Students raise over £600 for accessible Christmas trip

The Don't DisAbility Society raised money for an accessible trip to the Eden Project for Christmas.

 
Christmas carols and celebrations

Your FXU societies will be performing at various events over the Christmas period. Pop along and spread some joy!

 
The Falmouth Falcons have qualified for the British Quidditch Cup

The Falmouth Falcons won the lower bracket of the Southern Cup last weekend and now qualify for the British Quidditch Cup in March.

 
Over £100 raised in dodgeball tournament for Coppafeel!

FXU's dodgeball team, The Falmouth Falcons, recently organised a tournament as a charity fundraiser. The team raised a total of £108.65 for Coppafeel!, a charity which aims to increase awareness of the signs of breast cancer in young people.

 
Kernow Ultimate Frisbee are heading to Nationals!

Kernow Ultimate Frisbee came third at the BUCS Indoor Regionals last weekend and will now be heading to Nationals for the first time.

 
FXU Expedition raise over £700 in 'hard as nails' charity walk

Money raised will be split between RAD's Charity of the Year, MIND, and the South West Coast Path Association.

 
Join the First Aid Society's CPR-athon

Come and join the First Aid Society for a 12-hour CPR-athon to raise money for St John Ambulance.

 
Islamic Society raise over £1,000!

Students from FXU's Islamic Society have raised over £1,000 in their first Charity Week.

 
Charity Week

Check out the full programme of events FXU Islamic Society are putting on for charity week in aid of orphans and needy children.