Events in October

Tue 1st October

Motivation Workshop 01/10/19 2-4pm
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Re-light your fire”
Pole Sport
3pm - 4pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
Jazz Choir
5pm - 6pm
LLT, Music Building
Roundnet Give It A Go
5pm - 7pm
Pontcanna Fields
Want to learn about the newest, easiest sport you've never heard of? Come down and play some laid back Roundnet - 2 vs 2 miniture volleyball, anyone can learn and anyone can play!
Model United Nations Session
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Glamorgan Building - Glamorgan Council Chamber
Motivation Workshop 01/10/19 530-730pm
5:30pm - 7:30pm
“Re-light your fire”
What is feminism?
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Student's union, 4th floor
Bowling and Laser Tag
6pm - 11pm
Outside SU Front Steps
Cardiff University A Cappella Society Taster Session
6pm - 8pm
Large Shandon Lecture Theatre, Main Building
CURC Circuits
6pm - 7:30pm
Talybont Sports Hall
Freshers Board Game Night
6pm - 10pm
Crofts pub
Mini Golf
6pm - 8pm
Meet behind Cardiff Student Lettings at the back of the SU
The Big Freshers Quiz
6pm - 8:30pm
4 C/D in the SU
Welcome Team Celebration
6pm - 10pm
Y Plas, SU
Triathlon running - Tempo
6:20pm - 8pm
Back of SU
Volleyball
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Give it a Go (Poker Tournament)
7pm - midnight
Locos Latin Bar & Grill, 7 Miskin St, Cardiff CF24 4AP
Come and give poker a go on the first session of our weekly Tuesday Tournament, learning new skills, showing some off or just to get lucky and win some money!
Make A Smile Info and Training - Give it a Go
7pm - 9pm
Wallace Lecture Theatre, Main
Find out about the amazing Make A Smile project
Orchestra Give It A Go
7pm - 9pm
Chapel (B5), University Hospital of Wales, Heath Campus
Skydiving Info Talk 1
7pm - 8pm
Glamorgan Building LT -1.61
Come along to one of our two info talks to find out everything you need to know about our society and what we have to offer, including how you can learn to skydive with us!
Biosci Fresher's Bar Crawl!
7:30pm - 3am
The Woodville
A great opportunity to meet loads of new people on your course! Meet us at The Woodville for pre-drinks and to get to know each other. We will then be heading to The Taf and then onto Revs. Everyone welcome!
GIAG Live Music Society Open Mic Night, Gassy's
7:30pm - 11pm
Gassy's, Salisbury Rd, Cardiff CF24 4AB
Join us for our first Open Mic Night of the year, at Gassy's! Come down for a great night of music, cheap drinks, and potentially meeting your future bandmate! Everybody is welcome, whether you are an experienced performer or just a regular gig goer.
Karate Give it a Go!
7:30pm - 9:30pm
CAMEO (First Round)
8pm - 10pm
Fourth floor of the Student's Union- Room 4 A/B
Dancesport
8pm - 11pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
Kayaking
8pm - 10pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Bulgarian Dance Night
9pm - 10:30pm
Sir Donald Walters Boardroom
Tempo Session
9:30pm - 10:30pm
Back of SU

Wed 2nd October

Triathlon Swimming
7am - 8:30am
Back of SU
Tennis Club Give it a Go
noon - 3pm
CLTC - Cardiff Lawn Tennis Centre
Coxing
1pm - 3pm
SU, tbc
Jazz Orchestra GIAG Session
1pm - 3pm
Y Stiwdio, First Floor, Cardiff University SU, Park Place
Picnic in Bute Park!
1pm - 4pm
SU Steps
Sailing Give it a Go
1pm - 5pm
Cardiff Bay Yacht Club/ Meet behind the SU
Clean Up Cardiff - Give it a Go
1:30pm - 4pm
Senghennydd Rd, back of the SU
Ice Skating Taster Session 1
1:30pm - 2:35pm
Viola Ice Arena, Olympian Drive, Cardiff
Local Ride Out
1:30pm - 5pm
Cardiff University Vehicle Compound
MMA GIAG - session 1
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Students Union Room 4A/4B
Cardiff University's first ever Mixed Martial Arts GIAG. Come along and see if MMA is for you.
Go-Karting Freshers Cup Session 1
1:45pm - 5pm
Back of SU
CURCT Track GIAG
2pm - 5pm
Maindy cycling track (Maindy Centre)
GIAG Session 1 - 2nd Oct 2pm-3.30pm
2pm - 3:30pm
Music Department, Corbett Street.
Remember: we have free biscuits and ALL abilities are welcome. Whether you are someone who has never been in a choir or someone who has been in multiple choirs for years - we want you to join and enjoy our lovely little singing community :)
Horse Riding
2pm - 3pm
Cardiff Riding School/Front of SU
Leadership Course - Workshop in Leadership Styles 02/10/19 2-4pm
2pm - 4pm
Beverton LT, Main Building
Leadership Styles – “Be a leader not a follower”
Quidditch Taster Session
2pm - 4pm
Meet at back SU 1.15pm 0r Outside IV lounge
MMA GIAG - session 2
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Students Union Room 4A/4B
Cardiff University's second ever Mixed Martial Arts GIAG. Come along and see if MMA is for you.
Commercial Dance Classes
3pm - 6pm
Y Stiwdio
MMA GIAG - session 3
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Students Union Room 4A/4B
Cardiff University's third ever Mixed Martial Arts GIAG. Come along and see if MMA is for you. All that's needed for the GIAG is gym shorts, a T-shirt and a bottle of water as well as gum shields if you have them.
Open Rehearsal
4pm - 6pm
Boyd Lecture Theatre, School of Music
Getting to Know You Social
5pm - 6pm
SU - Room 4A
Meet and Greet
5pm - 8pm
Glamorgan Building 0.86
Conversation Class
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Trinity Centre, Newport Road, CF24 0LD
Leadership Course - Workshop In Leadership Styles 02/10/19 530-730pm
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Beverton LT, Main Building
"Be a leader not a follower."
Books You've Loved and Loathed!
6pm - 7pm
Sir Donald Walters Boardroom
Origami Workshop
6pm - 8pm
4A/B, SU
Windband - Give it a Blow!
6pm - 8pm
Y Stwdio
Altsoc V: Cassels and The St Pierre Snake Invasion
6:30pm - 10pm
Clwb Ifor Bach, 11 Womanby St, Cardiff CF10 1BR
Our fifth Give It A Go takes us into the Live Music scene, with a performance from punk duo Cassels and grunge/punk group the St Pierre Snake Invasion.
Jiu Jitsu Give it a Go
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont North Gym
Korfball
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Comedy Society Taster Session
7pm - 8pm
Donald Walters Boardroom, Students' Union Building, 3rd Floor
Come meet the Comedy Society, find out what we do and join us for drinks afterwards.
Make A Smile Character Training
7pm - 8pm
LT 1.25, Main Building
Find out about the amazing Make A Smile project
Improvisation workshop
8pm - 10pm
Fourth floor of the Student's Union- Room 4 A/B
Kayaking
8pm - 10pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Cardiff University Aikido GIAG 1
8:30pm - 10pm
Talybont Sports Centre
YOLO
9pm - 3am
Y Plas
Wednesday nights at Y Plas

Thu 3rd October

DBS Surgery
10am - noon
Skills Hub, Second Floor
Come along to get your DBS applications signed off!
Workshop In Speaking and Presenting 03/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Happy talking, happy talk."
Auditions - The Book of Medicine
4pm - 8:30pm
Michael Griffiths Building, MG1F09, Heath Park, CF14 4XN
Come along to the fun, relaxed auditions for our next musical - our original musical 'The Book of Medicine'.
Law Society Meet & Greet
5pm - 7pm
Law School
Nightline Volunteering Info Evening
5pm - 6pm
Sir Donald Walters Boardroom, Third Floor - Cardiff University Students' Union
Welcome to Creative Writing Society!
5pm - 6pm
SU Meeting Room 4G
Come along to the first meeting of CWS for an introduction into who we are, what the society aims to do, and all of the fun socials and events we have planned for the year!
Societies Committee Training (Heath Park)
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Lecture Theatre 3, Main Hospital Building, Heath Park Campus
The third session of Committee Training for Societies will be taking place on the 3rd October in Lecture Theatre 3 in the Main Hospital Building.
Trampolining
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Ladies Basketball
6pm - 7:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Show Choir Give It A Go
6pm - 8pm
4A/B
Student Minds taster and info session
6pm - 7:30pm
Room 4H in the SU
University Challenge Introductory Talk
6pm - 8pm
Sir Donald Walters Boardroom, 3rd Floor of the SU
What is debating?
6pm - 8pm
Beverton Lecture Theatre, Main Building
Triathlon Running - Social Runs
6:20pm - 8pm
Back of SU
Wet Dippers Swim Test
6:45pm - 8pm
Heath Sports and Social - University Hospital of Wales Heath Park Cardiff CF14 4XW
Swim test ahead of the Give It A Go
Choir Give It A Go
7pm - 9pm
Chapel (B5), University Hospital of Wales, Heath Campus
Devolution: An Introduction- A talk with the First Minister Mark Drakeford
7pm - 8:30pm
Lecture Theatre 1.25, Cardiff University Main Building
We’re delighted to announce that the First Minister of Wales & Leader of Welsh Labour, Mark Drakeford, will be coming into the University to talk to us about the devolution settlement in Wales.
Richard Hawley
7pm - 11pm
The Great Hall
AEG Presents...
Skydiving Info Talk 2
7pm - 8pm
Glamorgan Building LT -1.61
Come along to one of our two info talks to find out everything you need to know about our society and what we have to offer, including how you can learn to skydive with us!
Experiencing CUTKD
7:30pm - 9pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Sorting Ceremony
7:30pm - 11pm
Revolution Cardiff
Global Health 101
8pm - 10pm
Sir Donald Walters Boardroom, 3rd Floor, Cardiff Students' Union Building
Join us for a fun introduction to all things global health, along with tasty snacks and meeting new people!
Hip Hop
8pm - 10:30pm
Y Stwdio
On Set
8pm - 10pm
Room 4A/B
Jam Night
8:30pm - 11:59pm
Revolution, Castle Street
Social Runs
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Back of SU
Men's dodgeball taster session
9pm - 10:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
PLWS
10pm - 3am
The Lodge
PLWS is back for 2019!
Traffic Freshers' Party
10:30pm - 3:30am
The Big Top
Traffic: Cardiff University DJ Society returns with a multi-genre Freshers' Party hosted by some of the best DJs in Cardiff Uni. Showcasing our DJs talents across the spectrum of House, Disco, Bassline, Jungle & DnB - this isn't one to be missed!

Fri 4th October

GIAG MedSoc and OT Society Pub Quiz
7:30am - 9:30am
Heath Pub
Come along to the MedSoc and OT society pub quiz on Friday the 4th of October at the Heath Pub! Meet other medics and occupational therapists over challenging trivia, food and drink. :) This is also the MedSoc GIAG session so a great way for anyone t
Pole Sport
3pm - 4pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
Hockey GIAG
5pm - 6pm
Talybont Astroturf
Mario Kart Tournament!
5pm - 7pm
Rooms 4c/d
Workshop In Speaking and Presenting 04/10/19 1700-1900
5pm - 7pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Happy talking, happy talk."
Anime Screening: The Tale of Princess Kaguya
6pm - 8:30pm
Wallace Lecture Theatre, Main Building
Veggie/Vegan BBQ!
6pm - 9pm
111 Harriet Street CF24 4BX
ABACUS ICE BREAKER !!!
4th October 6:30pm - 5th October 3am
Crown Place, 1-6 St Andrew's Pl, Cardiff CF10 3BE
Brass Band Taster Rehearsal
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Music School, Corbett Road
CHIPS International Welcome Dinner 2019
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Happy Lok Diner (53 Cryws Road)
Come join us for a night of delicious Malaysian cuisine and get in touch with some international seniors across the years! Make sure you invite your friends from other healthcare courses as well (e.g. dentistry, physiotherapy etc)
Crew Workshop
7pm - 9pm
Fourth floor of the Student's Union- Room 4 A/B
Disney and musicals give it a go quiz!
7pm - 10pm
4A/B students union
Come and meet us all at the first quiz of the year! There will be both Disney and Musical theatre based questions so form a team and come join us in room 4A/B of the SU. This is always a fun night and not one to miss for only £2!
Table Tennis Give it a Go
7pm - 9pm
Talybont Sports Hall
Fencing Taster Session
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Toga Party!
7:30pm - 3am
Revolution Bar - Pryzm
Oktoberfest Social
8:30pm - 3am
The Vulcan Lounge
Oktoberfest social with the German Society!
ABACUS ICE BREAKER (AFTER PARTY)
11pm - 3am
Pryzm, Greyfriars Rd, Cardiff CF10 3DP

Sat 5th October

ABACUS ICE BREAKER (AFTER PARTY)
11pm - 3am
Pryzm, Greyfriars Rd, Cardiff CF10 3DP
GIAG - Give it a Go! Race/Freestyle: 7:30pm - 8:30pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Race/Freestyle: 7:30pm - 8:30pm Pickup@6:45pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Recreational: 6:45pm - 7:25pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Recreational: 6:45pm - 7:25pm Pickup@6:00pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 12:45pm - 1:25pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 12:45pm - 1:25pm Pick up @ 12pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 2:15pm - 2:55pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 2:15pm - 2:55pm Pickup @1:30pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 3:45pm - 4:25pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 3:45pm - 4:25pm Pickup@3pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 5:15pm - 5:55pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Ski Lessons: 5:15pm - 5:55pm Pickup@4:30pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 1:30pm - 2:10pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 1:30pm - 2:10pm Pick up @ 12:45pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 3:00pm - 3:40pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 3:00pm - 3:40pm Pickup@2:15pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 4:30pm - 5:10pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 4:30pm - 5:10pm Pickup@3:45pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 6:00pm - 6:40pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Snowboard Lessons: 6:00pm - 6:40pm Pickup@5:15pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Spectators: Pickup@3:45pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Spectators: Pickup@3:45pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Spectators: Pickup@5:15pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Spectators: Pickup@5:15pm
GIAG - Give it a Go! Spectators: Pickup@6:45pm
5th October midnight - 6th October midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
GIAG - Give it a Go! Spectators: Pickup@6:45pm
Jurassic Coast Day Trip
9am - 8pm
Students' Union, Senghennydd Road
Kayaking
9am - 5pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Try Caving!
9:45am - 4pm
Outside Fitness and Conditioning Centre on Sengennydd Road
Caerphilly Castle Hike
10am - 5pm
Back of SU
Model United Nations Crisis Event
10am - 6pm
4th floor, SU
Penrhys Pilgrimage
10am - 4pm
Starting from Newman Hall Refectory
Polo Taster Session
10am - 2pm
Back of SU
GIAG Trip to St David's Cathedral
10:30am - 9pm
St David's Cathedral, The Pebbles, St Davids, Haverfordwest
Join us on our GIAG trip to the smallest city in Wales as we visit the famous holy site of St David's Cathedral, stopping off for lunch at (the spoons near) Carmarthen Castle!
How to stop Boris: Persuasive Conversations training & canvassing with the Local Councillors
10:30am - 2pm
Room S/-1.80, Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University
Want to get politically active on the doorstep? Join Cardiff Labour Students and Welsh Labour in a campaign training session, followed by a canvassing session with the local Labour Councillors around Cathays!
Give it a go volunteering! - Global Gardens *free*
11am - 3pm
Global Gardens
One-off volunteering opportunity, give it a go at Global Gardens! Free transport, free food and a lovely day gardening and tending the allotment.
Baseball
1pm - 3pm
Llandaff Fields, Bute Park
Prehospital and Emergency Medicine GIAG
1pm - 3:30pm
MGLT - Michael Griffiths lecture theatre
Cardiff University Aikido GIAG 2
2pm - 4pm
Talybont Sports Centre
GIAG Live Music Society Venues of Cardiff w/ Jungle Fever at Club Ifor Bach
5pm - 11pm
The Woodville, 1-5 Woodville Rd, Cardiff CF24 4DW
Join us on a group gig trip to Clwb Ifor Bach for Jungle Fever's single launch! Meeting outside the The Woodville, we'll walk in together, past all the great venues of Cardiff, before a fantastic gig at Club Ifor Bach!
Seventeen 'Clap' Chorus Dance Class
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
Trip to the Glee Comedy Club
6:30pm - 10pm
Revoloution Cardiff or Glee Comedy Club
Altsoc VI: Fresher's Rockband Jam
7:30pm - midnight
Rory's/The President's house
Our final Give It A Go is a nice and relaxed social. We invite you to join us for a chilled evening playing Rockband 3, having a chat and relaxing.
JUICE
10pm - 3am
Y Plas
Every Saturday - Y Plas

Sun 6th October

Waterfall Walk
9am - 5pm
Students' Union, Senghennydd Road
Try Caving!
9:45am - 4pm
Outside Fitness and Conditioning Centre on Sengennydd Road
Final Auditions - The Book of Medicine
10am - 3pm
Cardiff University Student's Union, 4J, CF10 3QN
Come along to the fun, relaxed auditions for our next musical - our original musical 'The Book of Medicine'.
Garth Hill Hike
10am - 5pm
Back of SU
Badminton Give it a Go
noon - 4pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Table Tennis Give it a Go
noon - 2pm
Talybont Sports Hall
Arts and Crafts
2pm - 4pm
SU
Hidden Transmitter Hunt - Give It A Go!
2pm - 5pm
Bute Park
Somewhere in Bute Park a bunch of secret caches are hidden! Come track them down by following the broadcasts from radios inside each. No experience or equipment required, everything you need will be supplied.
Malaysian Ultimate Frisbee
3pm - 6pm
Welcome Centre, SU
Pole Sport
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
Korfball
4pm - 6pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Ladies Cricket
4pm - 5:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Trampolining
5pm - 7pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Dance Open Evening
6pm - 10:30pm
Y Stiwdio - Cardiff University Students' Union

Mon 7th October

GIAG - Darts Society
7:30am - 9am
The Vulcan Lounge, Cathays
Casual night at the pub throwing a few darts in a relaxed environment.
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Workshop In Leadership Styles 07/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Be a leader not a follower."
Societies Committee Training (Cathays 3)
5pm - 8:30pm
Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre (1.123) in Main Building
The fourth session of Committee Training for Societies will be taking place on the 7th October in the Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre in Main Building.
Fencing Taster Session
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Workshop In Leadership Styles 07/10/19 1730-1930
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Be a leader, not a follower."
Magic: the Gathering for Freshers
6pm - 10pm
Students Union, Rooms 4C, 4D and 4E
Bollywood Dance
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Y Stiwdio
Hip Hop
7pm - 9pm
Y Stwdio
Toga Toga
7:30pm - 3am
Vulcan
Collective social for history students, dressed in bed-sheets...
Track Session
7:30pm - 9pm
Back of SU

Tue 8th October

Mood Booster
8th October 2pm - 10th October 3:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
"Managing Low Mood and Depression".
Workshop In Commercial Awareness 08/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"The world of work and your role in it."
Pole Sport
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
DBS Surgery - Evening
5pm - 7pm
Skills Hub, Second Floor
Come along to get your DBS applications signed off!
Workshop In Commercial Awareness 08/10/19 1730-1930
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"The world of work and your role in it."
Medieval Combat Training
6pm - 8pm
Great Hall, Students' Union
WaterAid Give it Ago
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glamorgan Building Room -1.59
A big WaterAid hello! We are all looking forward to a new year fundraising for WaterAid. We are keen to have as many new WaterAid members as possible so to tell you all about the important work WaterAid do we have an exciting WaterAid guest speaker!
CUPS Give It A Go Fair
7pm - 8:30pm
Michael Griffiths
Driving Range
7pm - 9pm
Cardiff Golf Centre
GIAG Live Music Society Open Mic Night, Gassy's
7:30pm - 11pm
Gassy's, Salisbury Rd, Cardiff CF24 4AB
Our second Open Mic Night of the year! Come down a great night of music, cheap drinks, and potentially meeting your future bandmates! Everybody is welcome, whether you are an experienced performer or just a regular gig goer.
Bhangra Dance
8pm - 9pm
4J
Kickboxing
8:30pm - 10pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Tempo Session
9:30pm - 10:30pm
Back of SU

Wed 9th October

Keep Safe: Suicide Safety Skills 09/10/19, pm
12:30pm - 4:30pm
John Percival Building 1.19
Come along to learn how to support somebody who may be at risk of suicide
Introduction To Acceptance and Commitment Therapy - early afternoon
1:15pm - 3:15pm
Room 4h, 4th floor, Students' Union
"Accept the things you can’t control, and: Make a commitment to do what you can to improve your life."
Swimming & Waterpolo
1:15pm - 4:15pm
Cardiff International Pool (Meet at Back of the Union)
Go-Karting Freshers Cup Session 2
1:30pm - 5pm
Back of SU (Magic Wrap)
Ice Skating Taster Session 2
1:30pm - 2:35pm
Viola Ice Arena, Olympian Drive, Cardiff
GIAG Session 2 - 9th Oct 2pm-3.30pm
2pm - 3:30pm
Remember: we have free biscuits and ALL abilities are welcome. Whether you are someone who has never been in a choir or someone who has been in multiple choirs for years - we want you to enjoy and join our lovely little singing community :)
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Workshop in Leadership In Difficult Situations 09/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
"It doesn't have to be this way."
Archery
5:15pm - 7:45pm
Great Hall, SU
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Workshop in Leadership In Difficult Situations 09/10/19 1730-1930
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"It doesn't have to be this way."
CHIPS Welcome Evening 2019
6pm - 8pm
Lecture Theatre 3, University Hospital of Wales
Come and find out which is cheesier: CHIPS or pizza?
Make A Smile Character Training and DBS Clinic
6pm - 8pm
4A, SU, Fourth Floor
Come and try on the Make A Smile costumes and see which character you want to be as well as find out about upcoming events! You will also have an opportunity to get your DBS applications checked and signed.
Jiu Jitsu Give it a Go
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont North Gym
korfball
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
YOLO
9pm - 3am
Y Plas
The biggest night of the week . . . Yolo Wednesday #WeareVK #VKCARDIFFWednesday nights at Y Plas

Thu 10th October

Trampolining
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Welsh themed pub crawl
7pm - 11:59pm
The Taf
Comedy Society Live Stand-Up Show
7:30pm - 10:30pm
Revolution, Castle Street
Experiencing CUTKD
7:30pm - 9pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Social Runs
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Back of SU
Pop Princesses
9pm - 11:59pm
Mary's
Women's dodgeball taster session
9pm - 10:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre

Fri 11th October

Pole Sport
3pm - 4pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
Smash Ultimate Tournament!
5pm - 7pm
Rooms 4c/d
Workshop In Negotiation Skills 11/10/19 - evening
5pm - 7pm
Room 1.25 Main Building
“Get what you want, when you want”
An Evening with Neil Kinnock: Leading the Labour Party
6pm - 7:30pm
Large Shandon Lecture Theatre (-1.64), Cardiff University Main Building
Join us on the 11th of October, 5pm, in the Large Shandon lecture theatre as we host Neil Kinnock for an evening of conversation. Neil will be talking to us about his time as Leader of the Labour Party.
Caving Weekend
11th October 6pm - 13th October 6pm
Outside Fitness and Conditioning Centre on Sengennydd Road
Amber Run
7pm - 11pm
Y Plas
Clwb Ifor Bach presents...
Brecon Beacons Training Weekend
11th October 7pm - 13th October 4pm
Meet at Senghennydd Road (back of the Students' Union)
GIAG Live Music Society Pub Crawl
7pm - 11:30pm
The Taf, Cardiff Students Union
Join us for our first Live Music Society Social of the year! We'll visit all the best student pubs Cardiff has to offer, and make some new friends.
Aerial Hammock/Slings
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Y Stiwdio 2, SU
Fencing Taster Session
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Aerial Hoop
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Y Stiwdio 2, SU

Sat 12th October

Emergency 1st Aid Course 12/10/19
9:30am - 4:30pm
4i, 4th floor Students' Union
Covers all essentials including CPR, bandaging, dealing with typical emergencies etc.
22 Target Rifle Give It A Go
10am - 4pm
Back of SU
First Surf GIAG
10am - 6pm
Back of SU
Sailing Give it a Go
1pm - 5pm
Cardiff Bay Yacht Club/ Meet behind the SU
Aerial Hoop
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Y Stiwdio 2, SU
Medieval Crafts
6pm - 8pm
4H, SU
First Pub Crawl
7pm - midnight
The Woodville, 1-5 Woodville Rd, Cardiff CF24 4DW
Join us for our first pub crawl of the 2019/20 year!
JUICE
10pm - 3am
Y Plas
Every Saturday - Y Plas

Sun 13th October

Rhossili Bay Beach Trip
9am - 7pm
Students' Union, Senghennydd Road
Three Cliffs Bay Walk
9am - 7pm
Students' Union, Senghennydd Road
Sailing Give it a Go
1pm - 5pm
Cardiff Bay Yacht Club/ Meet behind the SU
Freestyle/Recreational GIAG Session
3pm - 6:30pm
Back of SU
Pole Sport
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Y Stiwdio, SU
Korfball
4pm - 6pm
Talybont Sports Centre
CathSoc Sunday Dinner
7pm - 8:30pm
Newman Hall Refectory
Headie One
7pm - 11pm
Y Plas
Live Nation Presents...

Mon 14th October

Beginner Lessons Round 1 - Ski
14th October midnight - 11th November midnight
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
Beginner Lessons Round 1 - Ski: 6:00pm - 7:00pm 5 x Weekly Ski lessons
Leadership Course - Workshop in Problem Solving 14/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“I don’t know what all the fuss is about”
Leadership Course - Workshop in Problem Solving 14/10/19 1730-1930
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"I don't know what all the fuss is about."
Beginner Lessons Round 1- Snowboard
14th October 8:30pm - 11th November 9:30pm
Meet us Senghennydd Rd, behind the Student’s’ Union.
Beginner Lessons Round 1 - Snowboard: 8.30pm - 9:30pm 5 x Weekly Snowboard lessons
Cirque Du Soul
10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Tue 15th October

Workshop in Successful Networking 15/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"It's not who you know, it's who knows you."
Soap Making with Bare Necessities - GiaG
3pm - 5pm
Skills Hub, SU second floor
MATHS Research Culture Focus Group
3:30pm - 5pm
4J, Fourth floor of the Students' Union
MATHS Research students – We want your thoughts and ideas about research culture in your school. There will be FREE cake and coffee!!
Workshop in Successful Networking 15/10/19 1730-1930
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"It's not who you know, it's who knows you."
Learn to be a lifesaver
6:30pm - 8pm
Student Union Room 4G
Come along to our free session teaching the basics of CPR, how to use an defibrillator and other skills. This session will give you the confidence and skills to help someone in a life-threatening situation - snacks provided.
Ibibio Sound Machine
7pm - 11pm
Y Plas
Clwb Ifor Bach Presents...
Pharmacy Badminton
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont Sports Hall

Wed 16th October

DBS Surgery - Afternoon
1pm - 3pm
Skills Hub, Second Floor
Come along to get your DBS applications signed off!
Discrimination Awareness 16/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Stand up for equality and challenge discrimination and disadvantage through awareness”
Give Squash a Go
2pm - 4pm
Heath Sports and Social
Tour de Veg
2pm - 4pm
Front of SU (Park Place)
Leadership Course - Workshop in Teamwork 16/10/19 1730-1930
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Play your best role."
Jiu Jitsu Give it a Go
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont North Gym
Korfball
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
GIAG Live Music Society Jam Night
7pm - 8:30pm
Cathays Community Centre, 36-38 Cathays Terrace, Cardiff CF24 4HX
First Jam Session of the the year! Bring your guitars, basses and best singing voices! Any Instruments are welcome! (limited spaces so please sign up through the link provided) www.cardiffstudents.com/activities/society/livemusic/signups
Kickboxing
7pm - 8:30pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Pharmy Army
16th October 7pm - 17th October 4am
Cardiff SU
Pharmy Army is the largest and most successful social in the Pharmacy Calendar!
YOLO
9pm - 3am
Y Plas
Wednesday nights at Y Plas . . . The biggest night of the week . . . YOLO Wednesday #WeareVK #VKCARDIFF

Thu 17th October

Workshop in Assertiveness 17/10/19 -pm
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Say what you mean, mean what you say”
Interview Techniques Workshop 17/10/19 - evening
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor Students' Union
“Win it, don’t wing it”
SKIP Cardiff - Sex Education Interventions in Zambia
7pm - 9pm
Main Building, Small Chemistry Lecture Theatre
The Struts
7pm - 11pm
The Great Hall
Live Nation & Orchard Live present..
Experiencing CUTKD
7:30pm - 9pm
Talybont Sports Centre

Fri 18th October

Workshop in Listening Skills 18/10/19 - eve
5pm - 7pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“We hear, but do we listen?”
Boat Party 2019
6:30pm - 11pm
Gassy's Cathays
It's time for the annual boat party! Join us for a night on the waves with music drinks and great company it's sure to be an amazing night!
The Cult - A Sonic Temple
7pm - 11pm
The Great Hall
Kilimanjaro Live Presents…
Aerial Hammock/Slings
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Y Stiwdio 2, SU
Aerial Hoop
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Y Stiwdio 2, SU

Sat 19th October

Stonehenge & Salisbury Day Trip
9am - 7pm
Students' Union, Senghennydd Road
Cricket Give it a Go
noon - 2pm
Talybont Sports Hall
Softball
1pm - 3pm
Llandaff Fields, Bute Park
Aerial Hoop
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Y Stiwdio 2, SU
FROM THE JAM "Setting Sons" Tour
7pm - 11pm
The Great Hall
AGMP Presents...

Sun 20th October

Glastonbury & Wells Day Trip
9am - 7pm
Students' Union, Senghennydd Road
Give Squash a Go
3pm - 5pm
Talybont Sports Centre
Korfball
4pm - 6pm
Talybont Sports Centre

Mon 21st October

Leadership Course - Workshop in Teamwork 21/10/19 1400-1600
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Play your best role."
Leadership Course - Workshop in Teamwork 21/10/19 1730-1930
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Play your best role."

Tue 22nd October

Keep Safe: Suicide Safety Skills 22/10/19, am
9:30am - 1:30pm
Michael Griffith 1F09A, Heath Park
Come along to learn how to support somebody who may be at risk of suicide
PHYSX and COMSC Research Culture Focus Group
2pm - 4:30pm
Queen's Building, S1.41
PHYSX and COMSC Research students – We want your thoughts and ideas about research culture in your schools. There will be FREE cake and coffee!!
Workshop in Time Management 22/10/10 pm
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Time is on my side - NOT”

Wed 23rd October

Give Squash a Go
2pm - 4pm
Heath Sports and Social
Leadership Course: Workshop In Problem Solving 23/10/19 - pm
2pm - 4pm
To be confirmed
“I don’t know what all the fuss is about”
Overcoming Loneliness: Making Connections
2pm - 3pm
online
"Don't be alone and isolated"
Zooniverse Microvolunteering - Give it a Go
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, Second Floor
Join us for some snacks, some chatter, and some micro-volunteering
Leadership Course: Workshop in Problem Solving 23/10/19 - evening
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“I don’t know what all the fuss is about”
YOLO
9pm - 3am
Y Plas
Wednesday nights at Y Plas . . . The biggest night of the week . . . YOLO Wednesday #WeareVK #VKCARDIFF

Thu 24th October

Business Communication Skills Workshop 24/10/19 - evening
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Saying the right things at the right time”
Black Star Riders
6:30pm - 11pm
The Great Hall
VMS Live Presents...
Speed Networking
6:30pm - 8:30pm
SKIP Cardiff - Sex Education Interventions in Zambia
7pm - 9pm
Main Building, Small Chemistry Lecture Theatre
Experiencing CUTKD
7:30pm - 9pm
Talybont Sports Centre

Fri 25th October

Having Challenging Conversations Workshop: 25/10/19 evening
5pm - 7pm
"It doesn’t have to be this awkward”

Sat 26th October

Emergency 1st Aid Course 26/10/19
9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
3 year certification validity
Second Surf GIAG
10am - 6pm
Back of SU

Sun 27th October

Funeral For A Friend
7pm - 11pm
Y Plas
SJM Presents...
What Happened at Wilsher High?
7pm - 10pm
The Flora
Join us for a spooktacular murder mystery party!

Mon 28th October

Leadership Course: Workshop in Leadership In Difficult Situations 28/10/19 pm
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“It doesn’t have to be this way”
Employment Wellbeing: Rights and Advice 28/10/19
5pm - 6pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Don't be taken for granted."
Leadership Course: Workshop in Leadership In Difficult Situations 28/10/19 eve
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“It doesn’t have to be this way”
Funeral For a Friend
7pm - 11pm
Y Plas
SJM Presents...

Tue 29th October

Try Caving!
9:45am - 4pm
Outside Fitness and Conditioning Centre on Sengennydd Road
EARTH and CHEMY Research Culture Focus Group
2pm - 4:30pm
4J, Fourth floor of the Students' Union
EARTH and CHEMY Research students – We want your thoughts and ideas about research culture in your schools. There will be FREE cake and coffee!!
Speaking & Presenting Workshop 29/10/19 pm
2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Happy talking talking, happy talk."
Groeso i'r Gymraeg - "Welcome To The Welsh Language"
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Improve Your Well-being Workshop
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Room 4g, 4th floor, Students' Union
Wannabe Well?

Wed 30th October

Zooniverse Microvolunteering at the Heath! - GiaG
2pm - 4pm
TBC
Join us at the Heath Park campus for some snacks, some chatter, and some micro-volunteering
Commercial Dance Classes
3pm - 6pm
Y Stiwdio
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Leadership Styles Workshop, evening
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Be a leader not a follower”
All Hallows Eve Cocktail Party
8pm - 10:30pm
Newman Hall Refectory, Colum Road
CAMEO (Second Round)
8pm - 10pm
Fourth floor of the Student's Union- Room 4 A/B

Thu 31st October

Negotiation Skills Workshop, evening
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Get what you want, when you want it”
Halloween Social
9pm - 11:59pm
Mary's
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