It goes without saying that this year is certain to be different from anything that the GCR has experienced before. However, this won’t stop us from offering you as many benefits as we can throughout the year – being a GCR member is still certain to elevate your experience of Durham and Ustinov, and really … More New GCR Levies system
FINDING YOUR DURHAM ACCOMMODATION We’ve created a new housing guide with all the details you’ll need to live outside of college! Feel free to download it using the link below. ACCOMMODATION IN DURHAM Most undergraduate students live in college accommodation their first year, and can then choose to live in or find private accommodation in … More POSTGRADUATE HOUSING GUIDE
As you may be aware, the Ustinov GCR has created a Discord server. Ustinov will be holding an online day this year instead of its yearly summer BBQ on our Youtube channel. On this, you will be able to comment and interact with others in real-time. In addition to this, there will be specific areas … More Guide to Discord
Good Afternoon, Ustinov! The current situation has meant that we have missed out on the final Ustinov Lives of the year…but we still have more talent to showcase! Therefore, it’s time for Ustinov Live: At Home Edition! The idea is simple: we want to show you performances by your fellow Ustinovians from the comfort of … More Ustinov Live: At Home Edition!
Guidelines for contest entries The Contest opens for entries on April 13, 2020, and closes May 4, 2020 (referred to herein as the Contest Live Period). Entries must be received by 11:59 pm UK-time on May 4, 2020. For your entries to qualify for consideration. The following guidelines are put in place to keep the … More Call for Designs for Summer BBQ 2020
Join us in a meet and greet with the Mayor and Ceremonial Bodyguard, a tour of the building followed by tea/coffee. We just have 25 places available, fill in the form! Link to the form: Sign-in
“What is this quorum talk and why are people bothering me to attend this general meeting?”, you might ask. As you might know, the GCR is Ustinov’s Graduate Common Room, independent from college and run by volunteers. The GCR is responsible for quite a few things making Ustinov College a special place. They provide facilities, … More Why go to a GM?
Eleven days ago the annual College Awards Formal took place at the Business School! Part of the formal was an awards ceremony where the winners of various awards were revealed. Here are some photos from the event, as well as all the winners! After a drinks reception on the terrace, all formal attendees came together … More College Awards 2019 – Results
Ustinov, it is time to vote for our annual College Awards! Following the nominations submitted from Ustinov students, you can now vote for your favourite candidate in each of the following categories: Outstanding contribution by an individual to College life – PhD student Outstanding contribution by an individual to College life – Masters student Undercover … More College Awards 2019 – Voting
EVENTS RUNDOWN Ustinov Silent Disco: Friday 22nd March @ Sheraton bar 9pm Durham University Classical Ensemble: Thursday 21th March @ St Oswald’s Church 7:30pm Summer Ball: Details TBC Greetings, Ustinovians Good morning lovely Ustinovians! I hope you are all feeling great for this last week of term. If you are struggling with deadlines (as I … More Newsletter 20th Mar