Are you keen to be green?

19 October 2015

Student Switch Off is an energy-saving and recycling campaign from the National Union of Students (NUS) to promote energy-efficient and sustainable living within halls of residences throughout universities across the UK.

The NUS is running huge competitions across the UK, giving out prizes to the best halls of residences within each collective for their green efforts.

At the University of Westminster, the hall that saves the most energy and recycles the best will win a huge Ben & Jerry's giveaway!

Students’ Union Vice-president Otis Kirby-Dunkley has decided to reach out through rap and created a #KeenToBeGreen campaign for all those living in halls. 

Get involved

Get some free Ben & Jerry's ice cream when their van will be visiting the Harrow Campus on Wednesday 28 October, 2.30–5pm. All students from all campuses are welcome.

Two Student Switch Off Ambassador training sessions will also be taking place at 12.30–1.15pm and 1.15-2pm in E4.04 at the Harrow Campus. Register to attend the session.

About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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