Furness College

Trev’s Times – WEEK FIFTEEN

Another Monday another Trev’s Times… And speaking of time – isn’t it just flying? It’s week 15 already, we’re halfway through the year! We’ve got a long one for you this week, Furnessians. There’s a lot going on up in these mountains!
First we just want to say another huge welcome to Jo – our new college manager – who starts full time this week! Welcome to the Furness Family!

Here’s what’s going on this week, Furness…

15 Hour Bar Crawl

It’s back! The second 15 hour of the (academic) year is taking place this Saturday 17th February! The theme will be released later on today on our Facebook Page so make sure you keep an eye out for that, we’re very excited and we hope you will be too! Tickets (shirts) will go on sale this Wednesday (what a perfect valentine’s present) at 11am in the TV Room for just £8 a shirt! Don’t be silly and miss out, it’s always a really fun day to remember so be sure to come along!

Cuff Me Up Challenge

Come join us this Valentines Day for a joint social between County and Furness! With the aim of finding new love this Valentines, Lancaster’s own Drag Queen “Candy Cain” will cuff up 15 new couples to compete in a series of challenges across County Bar before we continue in town at D2bar.
Join us from 8pm to win prizes including free cocktails and sugar entry! If you want to get involved sign up here or you can just come along to watch and enjoy the show!
Can cupid (in Drag form) find love this Valentines? Come along and find out!

Trev Quiz

As always our beloved Trev Quiz will take place on Wednesday as normal at 7:30pm in Trev! £1 per person to play with this weeks theme being… Board Games! Show how much you know and come along with your friends!

Welfare
Valentines Day is fast approaching and we all know that anyone can easily get lost in the romance of it all. Sexual health is always important to remember and our Furness Welfare Team will be out in Alexandra Square this Valentines Day with some helpful advice on how to keep safe, sound and healthy this Valentines (and all 364 days besides).

Carter Shield
Carter Shield is back this Sunday! Come and support and play for Furness to help keep our high position in the league tables! No experience is required, simply come along for some fun and a bit of friendly inter-college competition! Follow or Facebook page for upcoming details!

Sport
This week’s results in Furness sports are all below – all in all a pretty successful week for Furnessians!
Women’s pool – Furness Won 6-3
Women’s darts – Cancelled
Men’s pool A – Furness Won 6-3
Men’s pool B – Furness Lost 6-3
Men’s darts – Furness Won 5-4
Dominos – Furness Won 3-0
Football A’s – Cancelled
Football B’s – Furness Lost 6-3 to Grad College
Netball A’s – Cancelled
Netball B’s – Furness Lost 26-6 to Bowland

Extrav

We need your help! Extrav, for those of you who don’t know, is our huge end of year celebration and after our huge success last year, we need your help to pull off another amazing party! You can join our Extrav committee to be involved in the planning, preparation, decorating and execution of this years Extrav – a chance to work with fellow Furnessians to see how something this big can be pulled off! For more information and to put your name down message our Furness College Facebook page!

Gin Fest

Big exciting reminder that the amazing annual  Gin Fest is back in Trev next week from 21st – 24th February! Come along to enjoy a huge selection of different Gins, a range of cocktails, amazing entertainment and a really fun time!

College Sustainability Challenge
Want the chance to win £750, improve your CV and get involved with fellow Furnessians?
Join our College Sustainability Challenge Team!  You can be involved in really making a difference at Lancaster and meet plenty of new people whilst you’re at it! You will work as part of a team of Furness Students to come up with new innovative ways to improve our sustainability as a University! If you would like to take part please message our Facebook page!

YouTube – Junior Challenge Room!

If you’ve missed the latest in Furness then Trev’s Times is here to catch you up! We now have a brand new YouTube series that we like to call Junior Challenge Room! Each week members of your JCR will go head to head in a series of fun challenges and the videos will be uploaded every Sunday! If you have any suggestions for challenges you would like to see then be sure to let us know!
Watch this weeks video here!

Andddd breathe! I warned you it was going to be a long one! That’s all from me this week you lovely lot, have a fabulous week and we hope to see you all at the end of it on the 15 hour!
#MightyFurness