As we do our part and stay at home, all of us are needing entertainment and social connectedness more than ever. Connecting with others boosts our happiness, reduces stress, and allows us to support one another when life can feel a little out of control.

We know that as students your classmates and friends at uni play a big part in this, and so the present physical distancing restrictions introduced by the Government may be a big challenge for many of you.

At UMSU, we’re working hard behind the scenes to develop a variety of events and activities online in which you can continue to connect with each other and make friends within your student community from the comfort of your home. New events and collectives will be added regularly as we continue to build and find new ways to connect online, so remember to check back!

For now, here’s what’s coming to a monitor near you: