Deputy President (Welfare)

A win for subwardens!

Thursday 1 October 2015 Deputy President (Welfare)

Earlier in the summer I was approached by Campaigns Officer Andrew Tranter and Marissa Lewis, a predecessor of mine turned subwarden.

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Medics and Money

Thursday 24 September 2015 Deputy President (Welfare)

I spent most of my fifth year at medical school working on a project surrounding funding for the last few years of medical school. In a nutshell, over 90% of senior medics cannot afford their most...

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New Year, Big Change

Thursday 13 August 2015 Deputy President (Welfare)

A-level results are out today. Even after 5 years I still shudder a little at flashbacks to the sick feeling in my stomach that lasted all morning.

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Goodbye... sort of!

Friday 31 July 2015 Deputy President (Welfare)

This is my final blog post as Deputy President (Welfare). I've been very proud of what's been achieved this year.

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Cheaper feminine hygiene products

Friday 13 February 2015 Deputy President (Welfare)

  From March, Shop Extra on the Sherfield Walkway will be selling feminine hygiene products for significantly less cost than at present. This is due to a Council paper I wrote which was passed last...

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Dyslexia Awareness Week

Wednesday 5 November 2014 Deputy President (Welfare)

 This week is Dyslexia Awareness Week. Dyslexia is a Specific Learning Difficulty (SpLD) that affects a significant number of students.

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Dri - the alcohol-free club night

Thursday 16 October 2014 Deputy President (Welfare)

I am led to believe that tomorrow’s edition of Felix newspaper contains an article about our first ever Dri night. I wanted to let you know a bit about the event and the reasons for why we ran it.

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Chris' First Blog

Friday 1 August 2014 Deputy President (Welfare)

A quick introduction to who I am. I’ve just finished four years of a chemistry degree, and am now serving you for a year as your DPW.

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Vote in the Even Bigger Elections

Tuesday 20 May 2014 Deputy President (Welfare)

Local and EU elections are fast-approaching, with people getting ready to cast their votes this Thursday.

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Protest Cuts to Disabled Students Allowance

Tuesday 15 April 2014 Deputy President (Welfare)

David Willets, the Minister for Universities and Science, has announced plans for a series of cuts to the Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) provision.

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