Keep Up With Our Upcoming Events
Interested to know what awesome and exciting events that will be held in the coming months? Stay tune right here to see what RUMBSA has installed for you! The committee will be continuously updating this page with all the events we are sure you, the members, will enjoy!
Autumn Term 2017
Reading Fresher's Fair
RUMBSA will be opening its own booth during the Freshers Societies Fayre on the 20th of September, so come on down and look for our smiling faces as we welcome you to the start of your university life here at the University of Reading! This will be a good time to learn what RUMBSA is all about and what it does for its members!
P/S: If you're interested to volunteer or even join a sports society, don't forget to attend the Volunteering Fayre and Sports Fayre, both of which at the same venue on different dates.
Date: 20th September 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Venue: The Marquee @ Carpark 4
RUMBSA Fresher's Meet
New to the university? Interested to make new friends?
Well, we highly recommend attending our annual Fresher's Meet! Open to everyone; first years and returning students alike, the Fresher's Meet will be a good starting point for your university life. Join us with our fun ice-breaking activities, Q&A session and of course, free kueh, pizza (Halal) and drinks!
If at the end of the day, we've managed to pique your interest, you can also sign up to be a member of RUMBSA! Come and see what RUMBSA has installed for you this awesome 2017/2018 academic year!
Date: 27th September 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:30 PM till late
Venue: Palmer 109, Palmer Building
Quiz and Chill Night
Feeling hungry? Thinking of having some great fun? Join us in our inaugural Quiz and Chill night! Enjoy some delicious pizza while watching some of your peers battle to the death with our challenging quiz. Who knows, your fearless battle might just win you some prizes.
Be there, or be square and don't be late ah!
Date: 10th October 2017
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Venue: Cafe Mondial @ RUSU
Awal Muharram Lunch Picnic
In conjunction with the Islamic New Year (Awal Muharram), RUMBSA will be organizing a (halal) luncheon picnic for our beloved members. Join us for our first cultural event of the year, with delicious food that will surely make you home-sick. Celebrate this auspicious day with our Muslim brothers and sisters and make new awesome friends!
This event is organised in collaboration with our neighbors, the Bruknights. This will be a great opportunity to learn more about our friends from Brunei, the Land of Unexpected Treasure.
Date: 1st October 2017
Time: 12:30 PM onward
Venue: Harris Garden, University of Reading*
*Venue subject to change depending on the weather.
Halloween Clubbing @ Public
Eager to do something on Halloween but not sure what? Enjoy dressing up? Are you spooky yourself? Join RUMBSA, in collaboration with the Hong Kong Society for our annual Halloween Clubbing night out. The ground floor of Public has been booked out for what will be a night you will never forget. We highly encourage all of you to dress up as your favourite character. Do not miss this chance because boo you if you do!
Date: 27th October 2017
Time: 10:00 PM till 3:00 AM
Price: Normal tickets (200x tickets) = £6 early bird, £9 on site
RUMBSA Career's Meet
With the application season for internship/graduate opportunities in UK reaching an all time peak now, head over to our Career's Meet session on Monday (13/11) evening for an interactive session with an International Careers' Officer!
The Career's Meet will provide you with some of the best career insights for international students, furthermore this session is tailored ESPECIALLY to the interests and mainstream courses of RUMBSA members so make sure you don't miss it!
Refreshments are provided and there are limited seats left!
Don't forget that this is a RSVP only event so its IMPORTANT to sign up via the link below:
Date: 13 November 2017
Venue: EM G25
Our annual event RUMBSA night will hit the spotlights on 9th March 2018 and this year, we are going to perform a period piece: 花樣年華 | Tunggu Sekejap, written by our own Social Rep, Anwar Johari Ho.
This is the story of two lovelorn young adults; Maia Wong & Adam Mohamad meeting again after years of separation. One dreams of moving to California, and the other dreams of an escape; the both of them wants freedom. However, with racial tensions and the Communist Insurgency, their plans have to be put on hold. Their fates hang in the balance.
We are having RUMBSA Night 2017 auditions on the following days!
Date: 22-11-2017, 23-11-2017 and 24-11-2017
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Venue: Minghella Building
You will be given the script for the part of your character once you’ve taken your pick.
It’s going to be great fun! :) No prior experience required, just come and try out!