Executives Update: May 2021

Find out what went down at the fourth and final round of Executives this academic year as school reps, Collective convenors and student group members met with your VPs to discuss key projects and issues.

Previously, we updated you on what was to come from the fourth and final round of Executives this academic year.

Keep on reading to see what went down as your school reps, Collective convenors and student group members met with your VPs to discuss key issues, ongoing projects, and to feed into the direction of new and important streams of work.

What are the Executives?

Education Executive

  • Received an update on the work of VP Education Alissa Chohan and the school reps, including an update on the progress of a survey investigating how you believe the future of education should be shaped.
  • Discussed a proposal of a change to the structure of the academic year including a formal assessment period in term two.
  • Deliberated a proposal for an updated extensions policy for the next academic year.

Societies, Sports & Opportunities Executive

  • Discussed a proposal for BUCS and LUSL funding for the next two years.
  • Discussed a plan for standardising student group memberships for implementation over the summer.
  • Agreed principles for student group funding ahead of the new academic year.
  • Received an update on the progress of the sustainability taskforce set up by President Kate Roberts, and the introduction of sustainability work across the Union.

Wellbeing, Community & Diversity Executive

Unfortunately the Wellbeing, Community & Diversity Executive did not meet the minimum quoracy for the meeting to take place. However, VP Wellbeing & Diversity Henn Warwick would like to thank members of the Executive for their support throughout the year.