Our guest blog post this week is from Vittoria Moresco, English Society President. Starting University can sometimes be an overwhelming experience and, especially in your first year, the options surrounding you are so many it might be hard to know where to start at first. Being involved in the English Society, as committee member and… Read More “Starting university can sometimes be an overwhelming experience.” Why joining a Students’ Union society can help.
The ancient game of Chess has long been a game of wits and strategy, played in silence on professional and amateur circuits alike. The raging chaos of unseen mental wars occurs and once or twice, your opponent’s mask cracks and with a signal, you would be able to devise a strategy to win the game… Read More 5 reasons to play chess in uni (and in life!)
Velvetina has big ambitions – both for herself and for the Chess Society which she formed this year. They have already competed in the British Universities Chess Championships and Velvetina plans to get to a level to compete with universities like Imperial and Cambridge. Here, she talks about her journey – what she got out… Read More Small Talk with: Velvetina, President of the Chess Society
If you think there isn’t a sport or activity for you at Goldsmiths, think again. Frisbee, rock climbing, cheerleading, combat sports, snowboarding – the list is long. And if your sport isn’t represented, you can set up your own club. Tolu is Goldsmiths Students’ Union’s Sports Development Coordinator. With a background in competitive sport and… Read More Tolu’s take on sports at uni (yes even at Goldsmiths!)