Students' Council is the highest decision making and policy setting body of the Students’ Union. It’s made up of an elected chairperson and elected student representatives. The Council’s membership is completed by representatives from all our student forums. The Student Affairs Committee also sit on the Council and have voting rights.
Students’ Council Members 2012-13
Hayley White Students’ Council Chair
Alex Re Students’ Council Deputy Chair and Open Member
Edd Graham-Hyde Students’ Union President
Ben Latham Activties & Participation Officer
Lee Mac Campaigns Officer
Sophie Bennett Student Media Officer
Noella Kibwe Representative of BME Students
Lauren McCleary Representative of LGBT Students
Chloe Vinden Women’s Representative
Claire Wilkinson, Postgraduate Representative
Rachael Lloyd, Disabled Students Representative
Bronwyn Casey, Adam Legg, Keara Lynch, Mohammed Ali Majid Open Member places
The Council decides on Union policy, mandates the trustees to put policies into action and ensures the Student Affairs Committee keep standards high across all aspects of the Union.
Everyone’s welcome at Students’ Council meetings and anyone can propose a new policy, but the best way to get your voice heard is to get in touch with your Council representative.
Dates and minutes of previous meetings for the 2012/13 academic year can be found here.
To submit a motion to council you can use the template which can be found here (DOC).
All motions must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org five university days before each meeting.
If you require any guidance in how to write a motion please contact email@example.com.