7.7. Report of the Science/Medicine Senate Representative
7.8. Report of the SRC Accommodation Officer
Working on organising halls training, which will be delivering in May. Have contacted cash office to change system for hall finance, meeting with senior students next week for handover.
7.9. Report of the SRC Education Officer
Met with library staff to discuss opening at 9am as of next September. Coffee spills- will run a campaign ‘Don’t stain your library’; frames in staircase will be used to display this. Met with school presidents to discuss modules that require prerequisites, for example, those in second year can’t currently take first year Spanish, looking into some modules trying to change.
7.10. Report of the SRC Equal Opportunities & Welfare Officer
First meeting last Wednesday, went well, good idea of where the committee want to go for next year. First committee photo tomorrow should be up some time next week with some points of general aims. Will be meeting with individuals of the committee next week. Will discuss with sabbaticals. Added later that the committee will be making mental health a main priority, and will be working with Mr Woodhouse on this.
7.11. Report of the SRC External Campaigns Officer
Meat-free Monday motion, discussed with environment and ethics officer, and with Transition. Mr fforde is helping Mr Bryce in setting up a meeting with some people in the union on Friday about this.
7.12. Report of the SRC Member for Ethnic Minorities
First subcommittee meeting, met with Mr Woodhouse to plan for next year. Some events still in pipeline, decided on a few events, hopefully some time after fresher’s week.
7.13. Report of the SRC Member for First Year
In the process of planning a fresher’s week event with ethnic minorities, introductory session, people can ask questions and meet others. Will be thinking about this over next week.
Ms Yusuf Mohamud – last year there was an informal information session for international students at the beginning of the year, with 6 representatives from different countries. This went really well. Might be good to do something similar.
7.14. Report of the SRC Member for Gender Equality
7.15. Report of the SRC Member for International Students
Been in contact with group of students about event for international cultures.
7.16. Report of the SRC Member for Mature Students
7.17. Report of the SRC Member for Private Accommodation