.Representation

VP Education & Representation to VP Academic Affairs (0910P20)

Status: Lapsed | Zone: Trustee

Passed: 26/04/2010 | Lapsed: 04/02/2014

This policy was discussed at the following meetings:

  • That the name Vice President Education and Representation is often mistaken to mean that the Vice President Education deals with all representation.
  • That the role of Vice President Education and Representation is not fully understood by the University
  • That Vice President Academic Affairs is a commonly used name for the same role in other Unions including Cardiff.
  • That constitution committee agreed to change the name of Vice President Education and Representation to Vice President Academic Affairs.
  • The name Vice President Education and Representation is long winded and often confusing.
  • That both the University and students mistake ‘representation’ to mean representing all students on all issues
  • That representation in the context of this role should mean academic representation
  • That the title Academic Affairs represents the job role more appropriately.
  • To re-name the role of Vice President Education & Representation to Vice President Academic Affairs
  • To mandate the Union to inform appropriate staff in the Union and University of the name change.
  • To mandate the Union to make appropriate arrangements to ensure all publicity and documents have the right title.
    Sorry, there are no Mandates for this policy