Vice President Business and Law
Mary Copsey SU
Mary's Live Updates and Campaign News:
Thu 18 Apr 2019
Find out all about what your Vice President for Business and Law, Mary Copsey, has been working on for International students.
Thu 21 Feb 2019
Your elected offer Mary Copsey, is developing a policy on Brexit.
Tue 12 Feb 2019
Read more about the struggles of being a student parent and the new Parents in Education society.
Tue 29 Jan 2019
Your vice presidents teamed up to donate to charities that students chose!
Mon 28 Jan 2019
Mary Copsey is working to support student carers at ARU!
Tue 15 Jan 2019
Your elected officer Mary Copsey, is working on her Carers Awareness Campaign which investigates the impact of parent and/or carer responsibilities on students’ wellbeing. But how can you get involved?
Thu 06 Dec 2018
Mary Copsey, your Vice President for the Faculty of Business and Law, shares her experiences as a student with dyslexia!
Mon 05 Nov 2018
Make some noise. This is your space to make ARU more representative, more accessible and more student-led. Find out more.
Wed 08 Aug 2018
Vice President for Business Mary Copsey shares her top tips on how to gain confidence at uni.
What do you study?
I am half way through my Masters Degree in Human Resource Management at ARU Cambridge.
What made you stand to be an Officer?
I received a nomination and have been involved in the Students' Union throughout my masters. I have loved my time at university and I am actively involved within the Business School as a Business Intern and felt that I wanted to empower students further.
Share your three favourite tunes
BUSTED - Air Hostess
MARTIN GARRIX - Pizza
THE KILLERS - Mr Brightside
What are your priorities for this year?
1) Carers Awareness - action plan to support students with friends/family with mental and physical health conditions. "it's not you, its us"
2) Make Turnitin Student Friendly - multiple submissions and incorporate turnitin compulsory teaching sessions to develop all student understanding and knowledge on online submissions.
3) International Support - Investigate into getting a "support package" as an alternative of Books Plus for international Students.
Tell us something not many people know about you.
I volunteered for National Citizen Service (NCS) for two years, one year as participate; year two as a Team Leader.
I am also training in high ropes and rock climbing!!
What's your ultimate ARU moment?
As a Business Intern I participated in a Charity event climbing the 02 London to raise money for Cancer Research UK.
This year as a HRM Student Rep I got CIPD reinstated for current students in MA Human Resource Management.
If you had a super power what would it be?
Flying! I love travelling so if i could fly, I could go all around the world!