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Fri 22nd October

Eco Cafe
noon - 2pm
Student Union Room 1 (Edinburgh Campus)
Come and chat about the environment over some coffee and cake!
Social @ Diggers
7pm - 10pm
Athletic Arms Pub, 1-3 Angle Park Terrace, EH11 2JX
Our first social is here, come and enjoy a dram with some of your fellow society members. Who knows where the night might end up!?

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!
Society Launch
7pm - 11:59pm
Revolution, Edinburgh
Come celebrate with us as we launch the new Accounting & Finance Society. This will be our first event, and we hope to see plenty of existing and prospective members, for drinks, chats with committee or just to have a good night!

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!

Wed 27th October

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!
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 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

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.

Mon 1st November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 7th 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 - 7th 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!
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 - 7th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
Vintage Clothing Sale
10am - 4pm
Zeros
We will have everything from puffer jackets to t-shirts, sweatshirts, fleece jackets and everything in between.
What Sustainable Living Looks Like in Our Dubai and Malaysia Campus!
noon - 1pm
Discord
Join us on our Global Discord Server and chat about sustainability with our Malaysia and Dubai campuses!
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!
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!
Sustainability Fest
5:30pm - 10pm
Seeds for the Soul, 167 Bruntsfield Pl, Edinburgh EH10 4DG
Sustainability Fest @ Seeds for the Soul. Join us, the Foodie Society, EcoSoc, VegSoc, Solar Decathlon society and the ArchEng Society in taking over Seeds for the Soul for the night.

Thu 4th November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 7th 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, snacks and a movie night featuring an Oscar winning documentary!

Fri 5th November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 7th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
Pub Quiz: David Attenborough Edition
7pm - 9pm
Geordies
Test your eco-knowledge in David Attenborough style!

Sat 6th November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 7th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!

Sun 7th November

#IAmSustainableHWU Challenge
1st November midnight - 7th November midnight
Instagram
Join the Student Union on our Sustainability Week challenge and commit to living sustainably for a whole week!
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!

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!
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!
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!

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!

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!
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!

Mon 22nd 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 23rd 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!

Wed 24th November

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!
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 25th 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!

Mon 29th 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 30th 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!

Wed 1st December

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!
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 2nd December

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!

Mon 6th December

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 7th December

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!

Wed 8th December

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!

Tue 14th December

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!

Tue 21st December

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!

Tue 28th December

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!

Tue 4th January

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!

Tue 11th January

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!

Tue 18th January

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!

Tue 25th January

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!

Tue 1st February

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!

Tue 8th February

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!

Tue 15th February

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!

Tue 22nd February

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!
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