BME Powerlist

The Bristol BME Powerlist In 2016/17, responding to national statistics revealing a BME attainment gap in higher education, Equality, Liberation and Access Officer Hannah Dualeh commissioned Bristol SU to undertake in-depth research into the experiences of BME students at the University of Bristol. This research used innovative methodology to gain Read more…

Exam Scripts

access to exam scripts Recognising that inconsistent policies on exam feedback were increasing academic stress and preventing students from maximising their potential, in 2015 Max Austin was elected as UG Education Officer with a mandate to make it possible for students to view their exam scripts after assessment. Working with Read more…

Lecture Recordings

lobbied the university to make lecture recordings available Many students who experience hardship during their studies inevitably miss classes, particularly those with an ongoing health condition or disability. From 2015 lecture capture was rolled out across the university, however the availability of recordings was inconsistent across schools and within courses. Read more…

Food for Thought

food for thought getting your views of food and drink on campus Responding to student concerns about the price, availability and quality of food on campus, the Union Affairs Officer worked with Bristol SU staff to commission a piece of research that gathered over 1300 responses from Bristol students and Read more…

Multifaith Network

Establishing a Multifaith network With so many students of faith making up the student body, our officers have chosen to prioritise action to increase communication, understanding and collaboration between different faith groups. Union Affairs Officer Stanford, Equality, Liberation and Access Officer Sally and Postgraduate Education Officer Shubham have pushed forward Read more…

Wellbeing Strategy

students shaping the University mental health and wellbeing strategy Mental health and wellbeing are at the top of our officers’ agenda in 2018/19, because we know that this is an issue that is incredibly important to Bristol students and that will affect everyone in some way during their studies.   Read more…

Microwaves

places to heat your own food on campus AKA… Microwaves! We know that having access to spaces where you can prepare and eat your own food is really important to students- especially if you live further away from the main campus, or just want a cheaper option for lunch on Read more…