Events in October

Tue 19th October

Watt Women x Edinburgh Gin Giveaway
8th October 3pm - 20th October 7pm
GIVEAWAY TIME!! We are so excited to be able to offer you and a friend the chance to win an exclusive tour of the Edinburgh Gin distillery with Heriot-Watt graduate David Enter on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/p/CUxTa2nooLB/
Tactics Tuesday
4pm - 5pm
Discord
Join us on our discord server for our weekly puzzles! Each week we post three chess puzzles that increase in difficulty as you work through them, so whatever your level, you should learn something!
Tuesday Classes
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Cocktail Crawl
7pm - 9pm
The Tron, 9 Hunter Square, Edinburgh EH1 1QW
We are collaborating with the Business Society on this event! 9 Bars , 9 different cocktails. What score you think you will get? Bring your mates and meet new people. We have fun challenges along the way.

Wed 20th October

Watt Women x Edinburgh Gin Giveaway
8th October 3pm - 20th October 7pm
GIVEAWAY TIME!! We are so excited to be able to offer you and a friend the chance to win an exclusive tour of the Edinburgh Gin distillery with Heriot-Watt graduate David Enter on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/p/CUxTa2nooLB/
Site Visit to Psyber-Tech 3D printing
12:30pm - 7pm
Psyber-Tech 3D printing
We will be visiting Psyber-Tech 3D printing and automation for a site tour and presentation from the company’s founder, Jamie Brown. Jamie is someone with real industry experience in setting up automated and robotic processes and is highly regarded
In Conversation with Professor Sir Geoff Palmer
1pm - 2:15pm
Online
Learn the role that Edinburgh played in the history of the slave trade and discuss how we can address these monuments in modern day.
Weekly meetup
1pm - 3pm
Chapter One Coffee Shop (107 Dalry Rd)
A casual weekly meeting to hang out and chat about books. We will be picking a different cafe in Edinburgh every week to get some lunch, cake, coffee or whatever else you fancy!
Grid Drop in Lab session
2pm - 4pm
Interested in Robotics? come join us in the Grid where we work on projects (Society or otherwise), study together or just hang out and chill. No sign ups required, just pop down to the Grid, complete track and trace and look for our banner :)
Medieval Combat/Crafting
2pm - 5pm
On Campus (See discord for more info)
Our regular Wednesday session. This can be either combat training or crafting depending on the weather. All are welcome to come along and give it a try!
Sumo Robot Workshop
2pm - 4pm
Grid Flex Lab 1
Come along and build your very own Sumo Robot. Then use that robot to compete against your friends!

Thu 21st October

Sleep Workshop
noon - 1pm
Online
Learn about the importance of sleep and discover ways to help you develop good sleep routines!
Mindfulness
4pm - 5pm
Online
Stressed? Anxious? Let us help U!
Online play session
4pm - 6pm
Join us for our online arena games, beginners welcome!

Fri 22nd October

Eco Cafe
noon - 2pm
Student Union Room 1 (Edinburgh Campus)
Come and chat about the environment over some coffee and cake!
Friday Classes
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Friday Pole Dance Classes led by our instructor Mirela.
Practice Sessions
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Free Practice Sessions are casual pole sessions where our members can come in and try out what they have learnt in class. There will be no instructor in those sessions and we require that you must attend taught classes to do practice sessions.

Sat 23rd October

Medieval Combat/Crafting
1pm - 4pm
On campus (see discord for more info)
Sessions every Saturday. Some combat training and some crafting. Any one is free to come along and give it a go! Follow the discord link for more details.

Mon 25th October

Open Gardening
25th October 7am - 31st October 7pm
Millenium Gardens, Heriot-Watt Campus
The garden is always open to everyone so go along whenever you're free!
Coping With Presentation Nerves
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Online
Learn how to manage your nerves and fears of speaking in public!

Tue 26th October

Tactics Tuesday
4pm - 5pm
Discord
Join us on our discord server for our weekly puzzles! Each week we post three chess puzzles that increase in difficulty as you work through them, so whatever your level, you should learn something!
Shelf-Care Book Club with Black Voices Project
5pm - 7pm
Student Union Building
Do you love to read? Come along and join the Heriot-Watt Student Union Book Club; Shelf-Care!
Tuesday Classes
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union

Wed 27th October

Introduction to Prototyping
1pm - 2:30pm
Online
Maker Session
1pm - 5pm
GRID Flex Lab 1
Join us in the GRID in Flex lab 1 for our weekly maker session! Show off your latest creation, discuss a current project, start a new one, or seek to improve your skill set. From 3D printing to Crochet all skills are welcome!
Weekly meetup
1pm - 3pm
Changes every week, we will update it few days before the meeting
A casual weekly meeting to hang out and chat about books. We will be picking a different cafe in Edinburgh every week to get some lunch, cake, coffee or whatever else you fancy!
Grid Drop in Lab session
2pm - 4pm
Interested in Robotics? come join us in the Grid where we work on projects (Society or otherwise), study together or just hang out and chill. No sign ups required, just pop down to the Grid, complete track and trace and look for our banner :)
Medieval Combat/Crafting
2pm - 5pm
On Campus (See discord for more info)
Our regular Wednesday session. This can be either combat training or crafting depending on the weather. All are welcome to come along and give it a try!
Sumo Robot Workshop
2pm - 4pm
Grid Flex Lab 1
Come along and build your very own Sumo Robot. Then use that robot to compete against your friends!
Scotch Whisky Experience
4:45pm - 10pm
The Scotch Whisky Experience, The Royal Mile, 354 Castlehill
Let's have at it!!! The first tour of the year, fancy seeing the worlds largest collection of Scotch whisky? Get excited and sign up!

Thu 28th October

Weekly Club Night
4pm - 6pm
Zero's - Heriot-Watt Student Union
This is our weekly laid back club night where we play chess in a relaxed environment. For people of all skill levels, don't worry if you're only just starting playing chess, everyone welcome!

Fri 29th October

Friday Classes
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Friday Pole Dance Classes led by our instructor Mirela.
Black History Month - Meet the Professionals
6pm - 7pm
Zoom
Come and network with employees and hear their experience as a person of colour in the workforce.
Practice Sessions
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Free Practice Sessions are casual pole sessions where our members can come in and try out what they have learnt in class. There will be no instructor in those sessions and we require that you must attend taught classes to do practice sessions.

Sat 30th October

Medieval Combat/Crafting
1pm - 4pm
On campus (see discord for more info)
Sessions every Saturday. Some combat training and some crafting. Any one is free to come along and give it a go! Follow the discord link for more details.

Mon 1st November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 5th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
Impact Groups
7pm - 8:30pm
Zeros in the Student Union
This is our main weekly meeting for the Christian Union. Come along to join an impact group! These are small groups of Christian students who meet weekly to study God's word and everyone is welcome!

Tue 2nd November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 5th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
Daffodil Planting
1pm - 3pm
Student Union
Come and plant daffodils on campus for Sustainability Week!
Done is Better than Perfect! Procrasination and Self Esteem!
3:15pm - 5pm
Online
Do you ever struggle with low self-esteem, feel pressure to do everything perfectly or find it hard to bounce back after failure? Then this workshop is for you!
Tactics Tuesday
4pm - 5pm
Discord
Join us on our discord server for our weekly puzzles! Each week we post three chess puzzles that increase in difficulty as you work through them, so whatever your level, you should learn something!
Tuesday Classes
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
How to eat sustainably - without going vegan!
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom
If the food system is broken, how can we fix it?

Wed 3rd November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 5th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
Maker Session
1pm - 5pm
GRID Flex Lab 1
Join us in the GRID in Flex lab 1 for our weekly maker session! Show off your latest creation, discuss a current project, start a new one, or seek to improve your skill set. From 3D printing to Crochet all skills are welcome!
Weekly meetup
1pm - 3pm
Changes every week, we will update it few days before the meeting
A casual weekly meeting to hang out and chat about books. We will be picking a different cafe in Edinburgh every week to get some lunch, cake, coffee or whatever else you fancy!
Grid Drop in Lab session
2pm - 4pm
Interested in Robotics? come join us in the Grid where we work on projects (Society or otherwise), study together or just hang out and chill. No sign ups required, just pop down to the Grid, complete track and trace and look for our banner :)
Medieval Combat/Crafting
2pm - 5pm
On Campus (See discord for more info)
Our regular Wednesday session. This can be either combat training or crafting depending on the weather. All are welcome to come along and give it a try!
Sumo Robot Workshop
2pm - 4pm
Grid Flex Lab 1
Come along and build your very own Sumo Robot. Then use that robot to compete against your friends!

Thu 4th November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 5th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
Prayer Breakfast
8am - 8:45am
The Chaplaincy
Come along for free breakfast (usually cereal, toast, tea, coffee etc), a short talk from the Bible and prayer! Although it's early, it's an amazing way to start you're day and everyone is welcome!
How to Manage Stress and Anxiety
noon - 1pm
Online
Feeling a little overwhelmed & worried this semester? We're here to help!
Weekly Club Night
4pm - 6pm
Zero's - Heriot-Watt Student Union
This is our weekly laid back club night where we play chess in a relaxed environment. For people of all skill levels, don't worry if you're only just starting playing chess, everyone welcome!
Movie Night: My Octopus Teacher
6pm - 8pm
Zeros
Join us at Zeros with comfy bean bags and a movie night featuring an Oscar winning documentary!

Fri 5th November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 5th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
Friday Classes
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Friday Pole Dance Classes led by our instructor Mirela.
Practice Sessions
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Free Practice Sessions are casual pole sessions where our members can come in and try out what they have learnt in class. There will be no instructor in those sessions and we require that you must attend taught classes to do practice sessions.
Pub Quiz: David Attenborough Edition
7pm - 9pm
Zeros
Test your eco-knowledge in David Attenborough style!

Sat 6th November

Medieval Combat/Crafting
1pm - 4pm
On campus (see discord for more info)
Sessions every Saturday. Some combat training and some crafting. Any one is free to come along and give it a go! Follow the discord link for more details.

Sun 7th November

Cook-along with EcoSociety
6pm - 8pm
Zoom
We are hosting an online cook along in collaboration with the Ecosociety. Come and join us with your ingredients on Zoom

Mon 8th November

Impact Groups
7pm - 8:30pm
Zeros in the Student Union
This is our main weekly meeting for the Christian Union. Come along to join an impact group! These are small groups of Christian students who meet weekly to study God's word and everyone is welcome!

Tue 9th November

Tactics Tuesday
4pm - 5pm
Discord
Join us on our discord server for our weekly puzzles! Each week we post three chess puzzles that increase in difficulty as you work through them, so whatever your level, you should learn something!
Tuesday Classes
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union

Wed 10th November

Can Coaching Make Me Happier?
10am - 11am
Online
Explore how coaching can improve your wellbeing and help you feel happier!
Maker Session
1pm - 5pm
GRID Flex Lab 1
Join us in the GRID in Flex lab 1 for our weekly maker session! Show off your latest creation, discuss a current project, start a new one, or seek to improve your skill set. From 3D printing to Crochet all skills are welcome!
Pitching Workshop
1pm - 2:30pm
Online
Weekly meetup
1pm - 3pm
Changes every week, we will update it few days before the meeting
A casual weekly meeting to hang out and chat about books. We will be picking a different cafe in Edinburgh every week to get some lunch, cake, coffee or whatever else you fancy!
Grid Drop in Lab session
2pm - 4pm
Interested in Robotics? come join us in the Grid where we work on projects (Society or otherwise), study together or just hang out and chill. No sign ups required, just pop down to the Grid, complete track and trace and look for our banner :)
Medieval Combat/Crafting
2pm - 5pm
On Campus (See discord for more info)
Our regular Wednesday session. This can be either combat training or crafting depending on the weather. All are welcome to come along and give it a try!

Thu 11th November

Prayer Breakfast
8am - 8:45am
The Chaplaincy
Come along for free breakfast (usually cereal, toast, tea, coffee etc), a short talk from the Bible and prayer! Although it's early, it's an amazing way to start you're day and everyone is welcome!
Weekly Club Night
4pm - 6pm
Zero's - Heriot-Watt Student Union
This is our weekly laid back club night where we play chess in a relaxed environment. For people of all skill levels, don't worry if you're only just starting playing chess, everyone welcome!

Fri 12th November

Friday Classes
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Friday Pole Dance Classes led by our instructor Mirela.
Practice Sessions
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union
Free Practice Sessions are casual pole sessions where our members can come in and try out what they have learnt in class. There will be no instructor in those sessions and we require that you must attend taught classes to do practice sessions.

Sat 13th November

Medieval Combat/Crafting
1pm - 4pm
On campus (see discord for more info)
Sessions every Saturday. Some combat training and some crafting. Any one is free to come along and give it a go! Follow the discord link for more details.

Mon 15th November

Open Gardening
15th November 7am - 21st November 7pm
Millenium Gardens, Heriot-Watt Campus
The garden is always open to everyone so go along whenever you're free!
Impact Groups
7pm - 8:30pm
Zeros in the Student Union
This is our main weekly meeting for the Christian Union. Come along to join an impact group! These are small groups of Christian students who meet weekly to study God's word and everyone is welcome!

Tue 16th November

Tactics Tuesday
4pm - 5pm
Discord
Join us on our discord server for our weekly puzzles! Each week we post three chess puzzles that increase in difficulty as you work through them, so whatever your level, you should learn something!
Tuesday Classes
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room 1, Heriot-Watt Student Union

Wed 17th November

How to Manage Exam Stress!
12:15pm - 1:15pm
Online
Feeling a little overwhelmed & worried for the upcoming exam period? Let us help you explore the ways of managing these feelings!
Maker Session
1pm - 5pm
GRID Flex Lab 1
Join us in the GRID in Flex lab 1 for our weekly maker session! Show off your latest creation, discuss a current project, start a new one, or seek to improve your skill set. From 3D printing to Crochet all skills are welcome!
Weekly meetup
1pm - 3pm
Changes every week, we will update it few days before the meeting
A casual weekly meeting to hang out and chat about books. We will be picking a different cafe in Edinburgh every week to get some lunch, cake, coffee or whatever else you fancy!
Grid Drop in Lab session
2pm - 4pm
Interested in Robotics? come join us in the Grid where we work on projects (Society or otherwise), study together or just hang out and chill. No sign ups required, just pop down to the Grid, complete track and trace and look for our banner :)
Medieval Combat/Crafting
2pm - 5pm
On Campus (See discord for more info)
Our regular Wednesday session. This can be either combat training or crafting depending on the weather. All are welcome to come along and give it a try!

Thu 18th November

Prayer Breakfast
8am - 8:45am
The Chaplaincy
Come along for free breakfast (usually cereal, toast, tea, coffee etc), a short talk from the Bible and prayer! Although it's early, it's an amazing way to start you're day and everyone is welcome!
Weekly Club Night
4pm - 6pm
Zero's - Heriot-Watt Student Union
This is our weekly laid back club night where we play chess in a relaxed environment. For people of all skill levels, don't worry if you're only just starting playing chess, everyone welcome!
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