To devise an academic misconduct and plagiarism campaign to aid in the awareness raising and education of students within this area
Academic Campaign has been launched by the Students' Union. There was the creation of a website page and a launch video and the first phase 'Education and Awareness' has been delivered to students. The co-ordination of three phases: Education and Awareness, Communication and Confidence and Support and Skills. Tobi has been able to influence the personal tutor policy which will has helped shape how students have an understanding of Academic Misconduct, making it mandatory for Personal Tutors to start initial conversations with Students RE: Academic Misconduct and what this is.
Tackle international students health surcharge
Ayo has taken a lead on this project, the update is -Working with NUS on this as it is a national issue, tendering motions to lobby the UKVI to revert back to the old ways of it being included in the visa fee. See Ayo's objectives as he is taking lead.
Review policy around extenuating circumstances
The university is looking at reviewing this policy and Tobi and Esther will work with the School reps on this.
Close the BAME attainment gap
Esther is leading on this - A new plan has been formulated where we will recruit to the liberation positions for 2021/22