Hi everybody, my name is Lachlan Ellingboe and I am interested in becoming our 2nd Year academic representative. As great as the first year of university was, there were many complaints voiced around several of our subjects; inconsistency with lab report marking jumps to mind as a major example. Seeing these flaws in the system left me wanting to take action and improve both our own experience at the college and the... read more
I am Vlad, your colleague from Physics and hopefully your Year Two Representative. If you know me, it is quite obvious why you should vote for me. If not, let me shortly introduce myself. I am 20 years old, I am from Romania and I chose Physics because it was my passion. After spending one year here, I managed to see how things work around the department and decided to try to get involved in... read more
It is inevitably going to be a stressful year and we are in the aftermath of some of the lowest student satisfaction scores received by a department at Imperial. It is therefore vital that the Department of Physics have representatives in place who:
• Know what they are doing and will be able to effectively communicate feedback to the powers that be
• Ideally have experience in student representation already... read more
Hey everyone, I’m Tris and I’m running for academic year rep!
Last year the NSS scores revealed that student satisfaction in our department is the worst at Imperial. Student's views and concerns are not being listened to and students feel that the department doesn’t care. Things need to get better and they need to get better ASAP.
To improve the situation, as your representative I will:
• Make sure... read more
I’m Jon, and I want to be your year rep to make sure that none of the horror stories you’ve heard from previous second years come true! I will follow on from the excellent work done by Hunain and Michaela to ensure the department addresses all of your feedback and concerns.
My plans include:
*Greater transparency in lab marking. I would investigate the way demonstrators and markers are briefed and try to get... read more