Afro-Caribbean Society (ACS)
We are Portsmouth's ACS. We, as a society focus on Afro-Caribbean heritage, education and networks for the members of our society. We plan and host events for the betterment and education of young adults in our society to make them feel empowered and develop their individuality. We offer live performances, brain stimulating events and a thrilling experience throughout your time at the University of Portsmouth.
We represent a broad range of African Caribbean countries and cultures, and organise social and educational events throughout the year, including theatre trips, cookouts, quiz nights, movie nights, fashion and culture shows, sport events e.g. ACS Olympics, debates, talks, outings, and but of course parties and other coach outings!
Our 3 Goals
Learn: Find out about the diverse cultures, politics and societies that exist across Africa and the Caribbean Educate : we aim to encompass all cultures and embrace our ethnicity Unite: We are here to provide a strong social support network for African and Caribbean students.
As a member you can:
1. Get discounts for our events and special nights, music and get advance tickets on coach events.
2. Be the first to know of all relevant ACS events for throughout London and the UK for example; ACS goes to Amsterdam.
3. Socialise, let your voice be heard and feel at home within the University of Portsmouth Community.
We have a weekly meeting in Park Building Room 1.23 on a Tuesday, starting at 5:45pm.
Our membership fee is £7, which is best to be paid to a committee member in person.