Welcome to Newcastle University and your Students’ Union!

All Postgraduate students are welcome to attend our main Freshers' Week activities, but we also have some additional activities specifically focused on Postgraduate students!

Please bring your student card or student number to events.

See you soon!

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Tue 25th September

Wicked Theatre Show
25th September 5:15pm - 11pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Wizard of Oz is only one side of the story…
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Thu 27th September

Post Graduate Life in Newcastle Talk
27th September noon - 2pm
Meet at The Planning Room, 1st floor Newcastle University Students' Union Building
Join us for a healthy discussion on topical issues concerning postgraduate life.
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Meet & Mingle Social
27th September 5:30pm - 8pm
Meet at Luthers Bar, Newcastle University Students Union
Come to NUSU to meet fellow postgraduates in a relaxed atmosphere at Luther's Bar. Don't forget your student card!
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Sat 29th September

Holy Island and Castles Day Trip
29th September 8:45am - 7:45pm
Meet outside Newcastle University Student Union front entrance
Join your fellow postgrad students on a full day trip to visit the beautiful and historical Lindisfarne Holy Island and Bamburgh Castle on the beach.
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Tue 2nd October

Post Graduate Life in Newcastle Talk 2
2nd October 5pm - 7pm
Meet at The Planning Room, 1st floor Newcastle University Students' Union Building
Join us for a healthy discussion on topical issues concerning postgraduate life.
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Wed 3rd October

Speed Networking
3rd October 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Meet at The History Room, 1st floor Newcastle University Students' Union Building
Perfect opportunity to meet other like-minded individuals in a fun, fast moving speed dating format (no romance required!)
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Thu 4th October

Wine Tasting
4th October 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Meet at The Planning Room, 1st floor Newcastle University Students' Union Building
Come along to Newcastle University Students’ Union for a taste of sophistication, culture, and of course wine!
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Fri 5th October

Stu Brew Brewery Tours
5th October 3pm - 5pm
Meet outside Newcastle University Student Union front entrance
Tours with current student volunteers of Europe’s first student-led micro-brewery!
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Tue 9th October

Fat Buddha Social Meal
9th October 5pm - 7:30pm
Meet outside Newcastle University Student Union front entrance
The best way to meet new people & hang out with friends with delish food!
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Thu 11th October

The Lovely Bones at Northern Stage
11th October 5:45pm - 8:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Join us as we head to the Northern Stage to see The Lovely Bones, a unique coming-of-age tale that captured the hearts of readers throughout the world.
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Fri 12th October

Film Night at Tyneside Cinema - First Man
12th October 5pm - 8:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Join us as we head to Tyneside cinema to see First Man.
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Sun 14th October

Hot Pod Yoga
14th October 1:15pm - 3pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Join us at Hotpod for a session of hot Vinyasa Yoga in their very own inflatable, heated studios!
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Thu 18th October

High Tea at Delicious Decadence
18th October 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Are you too busy to take time out during the day for afternoon tea? Join us for an evening of high tea at Delicious Decadence instead!
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Sat 20th October

NUFC v Brighton & Hove Albion
20th October 2pm - 6pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Come and support NUFC at St James’ Park!
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Tue 23rd October

Dance Fitness Twerkout
23rd October 6pm - 7pm
Venue 1 + 2, Newcastle University Students' Union
Come and join us in the Students' Union for a 1 hour dance fitness class in the style of a 'Twerkout'
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Tue 30th October

Paint your own pottery at Canny Crafty
30th October 5pm - 7:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Joint event with GIAG to Canny Crafty to a paint your own pottery workshop.
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Mon 5th November

Ouseburn Firework Display
5th November 5:30pm - 8pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Come and join your fellow Postgraduates for a Bonfire Night celebration!
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Tue 6th November

Bright Club Comedy at The Stand
6th November 6:30pm - 11pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Come and join us for a night of stand up comedy. Locally sourced Academics from the North East take to the stage performing comic routines centred around their research!
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Sat 10th November

Beamish, The Living Museum of the North with GIAG
10th November 9:30am - 6pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students Union front entrance
Joint event with NUSU Give it a Go to Beamish Museum
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Sun 11th November

Kielder Observatory - Stargazing
11th November 3:15pm - 8:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Come and join us for a night of stargazing at Kielder Observatory.
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Fri 16th November

Outdoor Ice Skating
16th November 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
The perfect place for a spot of wintery fun, skating at Life is a must on your winter check list!
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Wed 21st November

Extreme Trampolining at Jump360
21st November 4pm - 6:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
A joint event with GIAG to the best indoor trampoline park!
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Fri 23rd November

Falcons Rugby v Bath
23rd November 6:45pm - 9:45pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Come and spend your Friday night with your fellow postgraduates and see the Newcastle Falcons take on Bath.
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Wed 5th December

Post Graduate Christmas Wreath Workshop
5th December 1pm - 5pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students Union front entrance
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