How We're Run

 

 

 

WHAT WE DO

 

 

The object of the union is the advancement of education of students at Anglia Ruskin University for the public benefit by:

Promoting the interests and welfare of students at Anglia Ruskin University during their period of study and representing, supporting and advising students.

Being the recognised representative channel between students and Anglia Ruskin University and any other external bodies.

Providing social, cultural, sporting and recreational activities and forums for discussions and debate for the personal development of its students.

 


 

 

WHO WE ARE

 

 

The Union is a Democracy

Each year you elect a new team of 6 Executive Officers to lead your Students' Union. Officers act as both Trustees of the Union and political leaders.

The Union is governed by a set of articles which you can read here: Articles of Association

The articles have a number of seperate bye-laws. You can read the bye-laws here:

Bye-Law 1 - Membership

Bye-Law 2 - Setting the Direction

Bye-Law 3 - Officers and Reps

Bye-Law 4 Elections

Bye-Law 5 - Student-Led Societies

Bye-Law 6 - Executive Committee & its Sub-Committes

Bye-Law 7 - Trustee Sub Committee

Bye-Law 8 - Protecting Members

To ensure the Students' Union is student-led, students can submit Policy to the Students Members Meeting to instruct the Union to take action. To find out more about the Policy of the Students’ Union visit: Policy

 

The Union is a Charity

The object of the union is the advancement of education of students at Anglia Ruskin University for the public benefit by:

  • Promoting the interests and welfare of students at Anglia Ruskin University during their period of study and representing, supporting and advising students.
  • Being the recognised representative channel between students and Anglia Ruskin University and any other external bodies.
  • Providing social, cultural, sporting and recreational activities and forums for discussions and debate for the personal development of its students.

See our charity registration.

 

The Union is also a Company Limited by Guarantee

The Union is also a company limited by guarantee (under company registration number 08064796). When you register as a student at Anglia Ruskin University, you automatically become a member of the Union.

See our company registration


 

 

HOW WE'RE RUN

 

 

The Union has a Board of Trustees

Our Students' Union has a Board of Trustees made up of Student Trustees, External Trustees and the five Executive Officers. 

The Board of Trustees are responsible for the management and administration of the Union and may exercise all the powers of the Union. The Board is chaired by the President.  The Board of Trustees have responsibility for the budget, governance and strategy of the Union.

Our trustee board meet regularly throughout the year. Please take a look at the minutes from the most recent meetings.

To ensure we remain student led, we appoint up to four students as Trustees on the Board.

The Current Trustee Board is:

Student Trustees

Akshay Kumbalath - Vice President AHSS
 
Akshay Kumbulath - VP AHSS
Nithin Raj - VP B&L
 
Nithin Raj - VP B&L

 

Rahman Abdul Salam - VP S&E
 
Rahman Abdul Salam - VP S&E
Rohit Dhyani - VP HEMS
 
Rohit Dhyani - VP HEMS
Shankar Sreenath - President
 
Shankar Sreenath - President
 

 

External Trustees

Richard Haltherday
 
Richard Halderthay
Tanya Curry
 
Tanya Curry
Teresa Jordan
 
Teresa Jordan

 

Student Trustees

Sarah Strachan
 
Sarah Strachan
Tommaso Corciulo
 
Tommaso Corciulo