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Progress So Far

 

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Status Date Achieved
We're trying to identify someone to build the web-pages for us. ACHIEVED FOR JAN 2019
Research into the technology for this project is complete. The technology exists, we now need to look at how we bring it together. SCHEDULED FOR END OF TERM 2
Website launched. Click HERE to see the map SCHEDULED FOR END OF TERM 2
Change doesn't just happen. You have these people to thank:

 SU Marketing Department

 Pete Little

 Johnny Marriot

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Status Date Achieved
The SU put a paper into Student Experience Committee to make all common rooms 24 hour and have basic provisions in them. This was approved to go to the Education Committee meeting. ACHIEVED IN FEB 2019
The SU will present the common room paper at Education Committee and are looking for final sign off. ACHIEVED IN TERM 2
The SU submitted a paper to the Student Experience Committee to make all common rooms 24 hour and have basic provisions in them. This was approved to go to the Education Committee meeting. Please see your departmental page to see the opening/closing times, and what provisions it offers. ACHIEVED IN JUNE 2019
Change doesn't just happen. You have these people to thank:

 Chris Oldham

 Student Experience Committee

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Status Date Achieved
VP Education approached economics to trial departmental led study group. ACHIEVED IN DEC 2018
Students are helping design the content of these sessions. There has been a lack of progress with the economics trial due to unconfirmed status of the project with them. SCHEDULED FOR JAN 2020
Change doesn't just happen. You have these people to thank:

 SU Education Team

 Department of Law

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Status Date Achieved
Free laptop loan in the library introduced. Individuals and groups can use any space for study with a roaming laptop. These spaces include corridors 2.4 and 2.3 and are open 8am – 3am ACHIEVED IN OCT 2018
We arranged for 25 classrooms to be unlocked from 8pm-3am throughout terms 1 and 2. During the Spring Break and exams period we block booked another 20 rooms for student use 24/7 and created two pop up “bring your own device labs” with boosted WiFi and Extra Power. ACHIEVED IN MAY 2019
Change doesn't just happen. You have these people to thank:

 Central Timetabling Ofiice

 Chris Oldham

 IT Services

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Status Date Achieved
University Strategic Group agreed on funding for project. ACHIEVED IN LATE 2017
Consultation with library staff and recruitment of extra library staff. ACHIEVED IN SEP 2017
24/7 library opened ACHIEVED IN OCT 2018
Change doesn't just happen. You have these people to thank:

 Library Staff

 Cathy Walsh

 Emma Wisher

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Status Date Achieved
Library had feasibility study done to assess what work is needed to control the temperature. ACHIEVED IN OCT 2018
University and SU working together to submit this to the University's 'capital expenditure' fund and the library has completed the feasibility study ONGOING
 

Status Date Achieved
The SU and members of the University are aware of a policy agreed which distributes deadlines. ACHIEVED IN DEC 2018
We have supported the library bid to get floor 2 refurbished over the summer and early part of the 19/20 academic year, the refurb will refresh many of the fixtures but power has been the focus of the design. The library is looking to refurbish one floor every year from this point on. ACHIEVED IN TERM 2 2018
Change doesn't just happen. You have these people to thank:

 SU Education Team

 Edmund Walker

EDMUND WALKER

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Status Date Achieved
In trial period to see how long it takes to get broken equipment fixed. ACHIEVED IN NOV-JAN 2018
Throughout the Exams Campaign the SU created “Tech Angels” who visited every PC lab and group study space on campus every week and tested all plug sockets and PC’s to ensure they had working screens, keyboards and mice and were all connected to the network. We reported all faults on behalf of students through the existing mechanisms and then followed up to ensure that faults had been remedied. ACHIEVED IN MAY 2019
Change doesn't just happen. You have these people to thank:

 IT Services

 SU Tech Angels

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