Events Coming Up...

Sports Union Global Fitness Challenge
19th October midnight - 26th October midnight
Online
We’re asking our global community to record 1000 hours exercise during Week 6, by each member committing to at least 2.5 hours of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise across the week. The more we each do, the bigger our collective total!
Wellbeing Activities Exploring Different Facets of Race at Work Series
19th October 9:15am - 23rd October 10am
Online
This series of webinars examines the topic of race from a variety of different angles. Each webinar will focus on the different dimension of race, in particular, in the workplace with practical actions that people can take and more.
Sports Union Oriam Gym Sessions
19th October 11am - 23rd October noon
Oriam Gym
Come down to Oriam and try out our state of the art Technogym Fitness Suite for free! Open to all students and staff on campus
Sports Union Campus 5K Fun Run
20th October noon - 4:45pm
Meet outside Oriam Reception
Our Campus 5K Fun Run is a perfect opportunity to get some minutes under your belt towards our HWU Global Fitness Challenge. Whether you’re super speedy or only ever break into a jog to catch the bus, it’s just for fun and everyone is welcome!
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch
20th October noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Endnote X9 Webinar
20th October 1pm - 2pm
Online
Find out how this software package can help you manage your references.
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Successful Groupwork Webinar
20th October 2pm - 3pm
Online
Learn the benefits of working with others in a team with this Webinar!
Careers Service How to build a chatbot using the Watson Assistant
20th October 4pm - 5pm
Online
From developers, for developers. Build a chatbot using the Watson Assistant search skill.
Careers Service International Virtual Fair
20th October 4pm - 7pm
Online
Just for you, recent and soon-to-be graduates - a dedicated event that brings top employers directly to you!
Careers Service HUAWEI DIGITALL NIGHT 2020
20th October 5pm - 7pm
Online
It is our great pleasure to warmly invite you to participate in our annual DigitALL Night. We look forward to seeing you at our European flagship event HCE 2020 in a digital way.
Chemical Engineering Society Virtual Halloween Scavenger Hunt
20th October 7pm - 10pm
Microsoft Teams
HW Chem Eng Soc's Virtual HALLOWEEN SCAVENGER HUNT on Microsoft Teams!!! Get as many of your friends to come along as it should be good fun and will be a great opportunity to get to know the older years and the committee better!
Entertainment | Academic | Society
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Writing Reports Webinar
21st October 9am - 10am
Online
Do you know which material should go in the appendices and which in the main body of a report? Can you write a full yet succinct executive summary? Learn how with this Webinar!
Sports Union Online Tempo Circuits
21st October 9:30am - 10:15am
Online - Zoom
Join us in the comfort of your own home or, if your wifi stretches, your garden, for this high-energy class with Oriam fitness instructor, Danny. Explosive bodyweight movements will help create a stronger and leaner physique whilst getting fitter.
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Literature Searching for EPS Students Webinar
21st October 11am - noon
Online
Find out the best practice in finding information for University course work with this Webinar!
Sports Union Online Yoga
21st October 12:15pm - 1pm
Online - Zoom
Yoga sessions for all levels!
Careers Service Actuarial Fair
21st October 1:30pm - 3pm
Online
Aimed at students studying Mathematics and Actuarial Science or ANY analytically / numerically related degree in ANY year.? The fair, organised by Careers & Graduate Futures will provide a unique opportunity for students to speak with employers.
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Literature Searching for EGIS Students Webinar
21st October 2pm - 3pm
Online
Find out the best practice in finding information for University course work with this Webinar!
Careers Service Mainframe - What the Heck?!
21st October 4pm - 5pm
Online
Did you ever wonder what this Mainframe thing is? What is it, that people are always talking about?
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
21st October 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Wellbeing
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Writing Essays Webinar
22nd October 9am - 10am
Online
Develop your essay writing skills with this webinar!
Sports Union Foot & Frisbee Golf Tournament
22nd October 11am - 5pm
Oriam’s Indoor Synthetic Pitch
Footgolf is EXACTLY what is sounds like with a frisbee thrown in just for fun! Various start times available, bring your friends - teams of up to 6 available!
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Literature Searching for MACS Students Webinar
22nd October 11am - noon
Online
Find out the best practice in finding information for University course work with this Webinar!
Sports Union Outdoor Fitness Bootcamp
22nd October 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Oriam’s Walled Garden (outside the gym)
Join us for a HIIT training session, using your own body weight, guaranteed to test your fitness, balance and strength. There will be options and alternatives for all abilities as long as you don’t mind getting down and dirty in the mud!
Careers Service Alternative Careers for Linguists - Insight Event
22nd October 1pm - 4pm
Online
This event for languages students has been designed to raise your level of awareness of the wider career opportunities available as linguists outside the areas of translation and interpreting (which is covered by a separate event in semester 2).
Careers Service LinkedIn Workshop - Teach First
22nd October 1pm - 2pm
Online
With online networking more important than ever in the current climate, you have to make the most of LinkedIn and your personal network.
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Sleep Workshop Webinar
22nd October 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Online
Hosted by Student Wellbeing Services: Sleep is essential for our physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing, but it often ends up coming low in our list of priorities. This workshop will look at why sleep matters and at what can stop us sleeping well.
Wellbeing Services Sleep Workshop
22nd October 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Online
Sleep is essential whether you're studying or not! If you're struggling to find a regular sleep rhythm and get your 8 hours, this is the webinar for you!
Wellbeing Services Mindfulness
22nd October 4pm - 5pm
Online
Stressed? Overthinking? Looking to find ways to calm your mind? Join our online mindfulness group where we will practice some simple and common mindfulness exercises.
Chess Society Weekly games.
22nd October 4pm - 6pm
Online
Come join our weekly session, with a main arena and a beginners pool as well!
Society
Chaplaincy Welcome to Scotland!
22nd October 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Teams
How much do you know about Scotland? Come test your skills with us! Whether you’re living abroad, have just moved into your halls or have been here for a few years already, join us for a quiz, a chat and some music!
Wellbeing
Gala CU Explore Groups
22nd October 7:30pm - 9pm
Online - Zoom
A chance for you to explore Christianity - to ask big questions and see what its all about for yourself!
Society
Sports Union Online Yoga
23rd October 8:30am - 9:15am
Online - Zoom
End the week with this 45 minute class that will focus your mind on your strength and flexibility. All levels of staff and students welcome!
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Time Management Webinar
23rd October 9am - 10am
Online
This practical session covers how to manage your time better, get more done and still have time to go out.
Library and IT Services Skills Hub: Literature Searching for SOSS Students Webinar
23rd October noon - 1pm
Online
Best practice in finding information for University course work. This session is particularly suitable for final year undergraduates and taught postgraduate students. Only School of Social Sciences students should attend this session.
Wellbeing Activities Unconscious Bias Training
23rd October noon - 1pm
Online
The student world and unconscious bias: why does it matter?
Watt Esports and Video Games Society World's Semi-final Viewing Party
24th October 11am - 3pm
Society Discord
Come and watch the semi-finals of one of esports most coveted titles https://discord.gg/JwJcHgX
Entertainment | Society | LiveSports
Watt Esports and Video Games Society World's Semi-final Viewing Party
25th October 10am - 2pm
Society Discord
Come and watch the semi-finals of one of esports most coveted titles https://discord.gg/JwJcHgX
Entertainment | Society | LiveSports
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
25th October 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch
27th October noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
28th October 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Wellbeing
HWLife Sustainable Fashion Meetup
28th October 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Online
The fashion industry is now the second most polluting industry in the world after oil. If you're interested in learning more about the environmental impact of our fast fashion habits, this is the space for you.
Chess Society Weekly games.
29th October 4pm - 6pm
Online
Come join our weekly session, with a main arena and a beginners pool as well!
Society
Gala CU Explore Groups
29th October 7:30pm - 9pm
Online - Zoom
A chance for you to explore Christianity - to ask big questions and see what its all about for yourself!
Society
Whisky Society Tasting - Halloween Tasting: Bloody Whisky History
30th October 6:30pm - 10pm
Discord
Strap yourselves in for this seriously spoooooky tasting.
Entertainment | Academic | Society
Watt Esports and Video Games Society World's Final Viewing Party
31st October 10am - 2pm
Society Discord
Come and see which team will take home the summoner's cup https://discord.gg/JwJcHgX
Entertainment | Society | LiveSports
Heriot-Watt University Student Union Halloween Murder Mystery
31st October 8pm - 9:45pm
Online
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
1st November 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch
3rd November noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chemical Engineering Society This Is Engineering Day Virtual Industry Panel
4th November 4pm - 5:30pm
Microsoft Teams
A collaboration between the Chem Eng Society, Mech Eng Society, and the WATT Women in STEM Society brings you a virtual industry panel with professionals from BP, P&G, Babcock, AESG, and the President of the Chem Eng Society, Lulu Olukoko.
Academic | Society
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
4th November 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Wellbeing
Chess Society Weekly games.
5th November 4pm - 6pm
Online
Come join our weekly session, with a main arena and a beginners pool as well!
Society
Gala CU Explore Groups
5th November 7:30pm - 9pm
Online - Zoom
A chance for you to explore Christianity - to ask big questions and see what its all about for yourself!
Society
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
8th November 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
10th November noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
11th November 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Chess Society Weekly games.
12th November 4pm - 6pm
Online
Come join our weekly session, with a main arena and a beginners pool as well!
Society
Gala CU Explore Groups
12th November 7:30pm - 9pm
Online - Zoom
A chance for you to explore Christianity - to ask big questions and see what its all about for yourself!
Society
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
15th November 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
17th November noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
18th November 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Chess Society Weekly games.
19th November 4pm - 6pm
Online
Come join our weekly session, with a main arena and a beginners pool as well!
Society
Gala CU Explore Groups
19th November 7:30pm - 9pm
Online - Zoom
A chance for you to explore Christianity - to ask big questions and see what its all about for yourself!
Society
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
22nd November 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
24th November noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
25th November 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Chess Society Weekly games.
26th November 4pm - 6pm
Online
Come join our weekly session, with a main arena and a beginners pool as well!
Society
Gala CU Explore Groups
26th November 7:30pm - 9pm
Online - Zoom
A chance for you to explore Christianity - to ask big questions and see what its all about for yourself!
Society
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
29th November 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
1st December noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
2nd December 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Chess Society Weekly games.
3rd December 4pm - 6pm
Online
Come join our weekly session, with a main arena and a beginners pool as well!
Society
Gala CU Explore Groups
3rd December 7:30pm - 9pm
Online - Zoom
A chance for you to explore Christianity - to ask big questions and see what its all about for yourself!
Society
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
6th December 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
8th December noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
9th December 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.
Chaplaincy Global Sunday morning service
13th December 11:30am - 12:30pm
Teams
Global Sunday morning service online Via MS Teams, every Sunday at 11.30am UK time
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
15th December noon - 2pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Tuesday Soup Lunch for HWU Students
Wellbeing
Chaplaincy Evening Meal
16th December 5:30pm - 7pm
Heriot-Watt University Chaplaincy
Come and enjoy food from around the world at our weekly Wednesday evening meal. Social distancing measures in place.