News and updates from the University of Surrey Students' Union sabbatical officers. Find out what your elected officer team have been doing to represent and support you across the University of Surrey.
This week, VP Support Aaron and VP Voice Theo meet Catherine Anyanwu who is currently the student curator for the Library, curating on the subject of colourism
This week we have been delighted to announce Gradfest, a celebration for the graduation weeks (restrictions permitted) as well as the usual round up of what your sabbs have been doing to represent you this week.
This week, VP Community Izzy Watkins meets Nathaniel Nelson-Williams, Community zone member and Tom Parrott, Estates & Facilities.
Nathaniel talks about his campaigning work on sustainability, and Tom gives an update on what the University are doing.
Joining them are President Lizzie, and VP Voice Theo.
Student led support special
This week, VP Support Aaron Seabrook chats to committee members from Nightline, Welfare Watch, and Student Minds. There are great hints, tips, and advice on how to deal with stress, motivation, and student life
LGBT History Month Special
This week, VP Community Izzy hosts an LGBT+ history month special, with Erin Baker from the LGBT+ society, and Michael Hassell, Equality and Diversity Advisor at the University of Surrey.
The discussion takes us from the roots of legalisation to the continuing challenges facing LGBT students today.
TW - this podcast contains powerful testimony regarding homophobic and transphobic experiences.
Links mentioned in the programme:
Contact Michael direct
Report and Support
University of Surrey EDI
Please note the transcript is generated by computer, so may contain multiple erros
BBC Surrey Interview
Lizzie talks to BBC Surrey about returning to campus, and asymptomatic testing