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Sports teams wearing Rainbow Laces

This year at Varsity, students will be supporting the LGBT+ Community by wearing Rainbow laces. Brandon Carr-Malloch the UPSU LGBT+ part-time officer to deliver rainbow laces to players to wear for their matches in Varsity.
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Get help with Health care costs as a student

If you are aged 19 or over and receive National Health Service (NHS) treatment you will be asked to pay for prescriptions and some health care services. However, most students are entitled to either full or partial help with these costs through the Help with Health Costs scheme..
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Student Elections 2019 - The Results

On Friday 8th March 2019 at 7pm we held the results for the Student Elections to announce the Sabbatical Officer team for the 2019-20 academic year.
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SSTAR Awards: Nominations Now Open

Each year UPSU holds the prestigious SSTAR (Student and Staff, Teaching and Representation) Awards. These awards recognise the many excellent university staff members and dedicated students we have here at Plymouth University.

So you think volunteering’s not for you?

Volunteering provides a chance to develop a skill set (think communication, teamwork, leadership) and increase your confidence, knowledge and experience, with flexibility to fit around your studies.
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Students come together to improve employability with UPSU Training

UPSU’s Peer-to-Peer Trainers are students from a range of year groups, disciplines and backgrounds, who bring their own experiences to provide skills based training sessions, as part of UPSU’s programme of training events for students.
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