Presidents & Officers

PRESIDENTS

Ahmd Emara
President
Jamie Jordon
VP Education
Olivia Evans
VP Societies & Communication
Serena Smith
VP Sport & Health
SiÂn Hampson
VP Community & Welfare
Coming to university is a big opportunity and a life changing experience. I have been elected to represent students and make sure your voice is heard.
Read my Manifesto

Contact Ahmd

0117 328 2512
supresident@uwe.ac.uk
/PresidentatUWE
@thesupresident

 

SU President's Blog

Chinese New Year
Ahmd with UWE Hong Kong Society at their celebration

I was lucky enough to attend two New Year celebrations; one with UWE Malaysian Society and one with UWE Hong Kong Society. Here is what I got up to.

 
Vietnamese Society's Tet Show
Group photo at the Tet Show

Ahmd shares his experience at the amazing Tet show hosted by the Vietnamese Society.

 
Christmas With Ahmd

On 25 December (Christmas Day) we had a very warm gathering in The Students’ Union Bar at Frenchay where many students joined Christmas with Ahmd to spend some time together and have some food and drinks.

 
3 Super Great Things The Students’ Union Are Doing For International Students This Year
101 Things

Ahmd and Sian have some updates about what The Students' Union are working on for international students.

 
August Report

Over the summer I have attended training courses, conferences and engaged with prospective students in order to develop positive change this academic year, both locally and nationally in order to enhance your student experience.

 
 

I’m here to represent you both locally and nationally on issues which have an impact on students and represent your academic feedback.
Read my Manifesto

Contact Jamie

0117 328 7569
vpeducation@uwe.ac.uk
/VPEducationatUWE
@VPEducation

VP Education's Blog

UWE Conquers Kilimanjaro 2017

Mount Kilimanjaro. The tallest mountain in Africa. Considering I get out of breath climbing a flight of stairs… seems a bit ambitious for me.

 
The Leadership Race

The time of year where campus is covered in colourful posters and an array of freebies are handed out is drawing closer – it’s Leadership Race season.

 
To Boycott Or Not To Boycott?

You may have recently seen a lot around the NSS (National Student Survey). With talks of boycotting, tuition fees rising, and many acronyms, you may be confused as to what is going on.

 
Holocaust Memorial Day

27 January marks Holocaust Memorial Day – a day to acknowledge and remember those who suffered in World War II and the lives of those that have been affected by the genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur and many more through recent times.

 
Computers and Software

VP Education, Jamie, updates on some changes after feedback about computers and software given at November's Student Rep Committee.

 
#UWESaysRelax

The first exam season of the academic year is upon us, share your self-care with #UWESaysRelax

 
 

I’m here to support and guide the many societies at UWE to be the best they can possibly be!
Read my Manifesto

Contact Olivia

0117 328 7568
vpsocsandcomms@uwe.ac.uk
/VPsocsandCommsatUWE
@VPsocsandcomms

VP Societies & Communication's Blog

Jailbreak - Team Sabbulous
Team Sabbulous ready to set off.

Last weekend Sian, Jamie and I took part in Jailbreak as Team Sabbulous. The aim was to far away from Frenchay Campus as we could in 36 hours with no money, we had to report to HQ every two hours - here is how we got on.

 
Stand: The Leadership Race
Olivia Evans - VP Societies and Communication

Are you considering standing for a position at The Students’ Union at UWE? If yes, great! If no, why not? It is one of the most empowering things you will ever do.

 
SHAG Week - TIGER Training

As part of SHAG week, we are hosting some training sessions focussing on Teaching Individuals Gender Equality and Respect (TIGER).

 
Stop Start Keep - Second Round

At the first Societies Conference, I invited committee members from all societies to voice what they would like The Students’ Union to Stop/Start/Keep regarding communication.

 
Reclaim the night

On the evening of Friday 25 November, Bristol Students’ Union (Bristol SU) and The Students’ Union at UWE took to the streets to Reclaim the Night.

 
Stop Start Keep

At the first Societies Conference, I invited committee members from all societies to voice what they would like The Students’ Union to Stop/Start/Keep regarding communication.

 
 

I’m here to ensure any students who want to get involved in sports have the opportunity and support to do so.
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Contact Serena

0117 328 2915
vpsports@uwe.ac.uk
/VPSportsHealthatUWE
@VPSportsHealth

VP Sports & Health's Blog

Varsity 2017

UWE Bristol are looking to bring the Varsity Trophy back after 2 years away, so pick up your spectator tee’s and foam fingers and get down and show your support for TeamUWE.

 
August Report

July and August has been an exciting time at The Students’ Union with lots of change and progress happening. As a sabbatical team, one of our first major tasks was to conduct a report on Graduation costs and we are now working towards lowering them by presenting our findings to the university.

 
 

I’m here to build a sense of community across all campuses and making sure your welfare is a priority here at UWE Bristol.
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Contact Sian

0117 328 7570
vpcommwelfare@uwe.ac.uk
/VPCommWelfareatUWE
@VPCommWelfare

VP Community & Welfare's Blog

Accommodation Price Survey Results

The Results from the Accommodation survey are in. Sian, VP Community and Welfare took the results to the Rent Setting Board and presented your feedback.

 
Wellbeing Drop In Session

Have you ever wanted to try counselling, but weren’t too sure if it would be right for you?

 
Accommodation Price Survey
Sian Hampson, VP Commnunity and We

One of my manifesto pledges was to gather feedback about UWE Bristol Halls, and to make sure that your voice is being heard. Speak up about the price of accommodation.

 
#UWESaysRelax

The first exam season of the academic year is upon us, share your self-care with #UWESaysRelax

 
It's OK to not be OK this Christmas

Christmas is coming. If you are anything like me, you won’t have bought any of the presents, are trying to figure out how you will get all your work done before the festive season kicks in properly, and are now falling into a pool of panic.

 
Manifesto Update: ACORN and Cut The Rent

This year, as part of my manifesto I am working with ACORN (Association for Community Organizations for Reform Now), and student activists to campaign to Cut the Rent.

 
 

OFFICERS

Alice Vokins
Education Officer
Helen Olowofeso
International Student Officer
Eden Kindman Tang
Societies & Communication Officer
Thomas Haines
Sustainability Officer
Roisin Greenup
Sport & Health Officer
Charlotte Hall
Gloucester Campus Officer

I am here to enhance and support you over the next year regarding your learning experience.

Contact Alice

E-Mail: sufficer.education@uwe.ac.uk

Welcome to UWE Bristol! We are a very mixed and diverse institution with individuals from all parts of the world. I hope to help us all enjoy our student experience as part of an inclusive society.

Contact Helen

E-Mail: suofficer.international@uwe.ac.uk

Welcome to UWE Bristol! We are a very mixed and diverse institution with individuals from all parts of the world. I hope to help us all enjoy our student experience as part of an inclusive society.

Contact Eden

E-Mail: suofficer.socscomms@uwe.ac.uk

I’m here to be your voice on anything and everything green, whilst promoting your views to shape UWE Bristol’s future.

Contact Thomas

E-Mail: suofficer.sustainability@uwe.ac.uk

Being part of a sport at uni is one of the best decisions you will make – so join in, speak up and be more!

Contact Roisin

E-Mail: suofficer.sportshealth@uwe.ac.uk

Contact Charlotte

E-Mail: suofficer.gloucester@uwe.ac.uk

Beth Morgan
Glenside Campus Officer
Lauren Sykes
Community & Welfare Officer
Nikki Faulds
Disabled Students Officer
Dinara Reyimova
LGBT Officer
Mohammad Ansari
Postgraduate Officer
Olayemi Ajala
Black Minority Ethnic (BME) Officer

Contact Beth

E-Mail: suofficer.glenside@uwe.ac.uk

I will be working to combat mental health stigma and support the services available to students.

Contact Lauren

E-Mail: suofficer.commwelfare@uwe.ac.uk

I will be focussing on improving awareness of invisible disabilities, as well as promoting national disability campaigns.

Contact Nikki

E-Mail: suofficer.disabledstudents@uwe.ac.uk

There is so much going on at uni and I’m here to make sure there is something for everyone.

Contact Dinara

E-Mail: suofficer.lgbt@uwe.ac.uk

Mofizur Hridoy
Frenchay Campus Officer

Contact Mofizur

E-Mail: suofficer.frenchay@uwe.ac.uk