Durham University Student Blogs

Category - Societies

Do Something Different

The Durham bubble. We’ve all felt it at some point – that moment when essays are due, your housemates haven’t done the dishes, you haven’t been home in 8 weeks and then you bump into your ex at a nightclub for the third time that week. It’s just so small. But it doesn’t have to be. For me, I need an escape from it all. Once a week, I...

A Warm Welcome Back at the Re-Freshers Fair

On Wednesday 18 January, Durham Students’ Union will be hosting Re-Freshers Fair- a great way to get back into the swing of university life after the winter break. Re-Freshers Fair is a great way for students to remind themselves of everything there is to get involved with and sign up for new societies. It’s a great opportunity to get involved...

Societies at Durham: A Blog by Durham Students’ Union’s Activities Officer

University life is about much more than your studies and joining a society is a great way to get a good work-life balance. The Students’ Union has over 200 student groups that are open to everyone. With so many groups there is pretty much something for everyone, and if there isn’t, you can start your own society with support from the...