Officer Report

PRESIDENT

 
REDUCE THE COSTS OF LIVING

-Worked with the VP Services and Comms and the Director of Accommodation to reduce the cost of replacing the accommodation card from £20 to £15.

GENDER PAY ALIGNMENT

-Supported the University to allocate resources to close the gender pay gap at professorial level (the only gap identified in the previous study)

GRADUATE JOBS

-Together with the university have agreed to allocate 100K more than last year to create internships for our 2016 Essex graduates

HANDOVER

-Continued the handover to initiate Zoe into the role

-Invited her to take part in all the university committees I am attending.

RAG STRUCTURE

-Currently developing a new RAG structure for the SU

TRAINING

-Took part in the Chimp Management course

-Started work on the final ILM assignment.

EXEC FEEDBACK

-Organised meetings with the exec members to gather feedback and help the team to improve.

FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION OVER NO PLATFROM

-Proposed a motion through the Student Ideas page to ban no platform on controversial speakers.

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY

-Worked with the University on future developments of the International Academy

-Currently looking for a partnership with a global pathway provider

LIBRARY

-Discussed with the library staff a new fining policy

-We have been considered just fining for overdue books that have been requested by another library user.

 

 

 

 

Adrian CHIRA

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