Mary Copsey

Mary Copsey

Vice President Business and Law


 Mary Copsey SU 


Mary's Live Updates and Campaign News:

Campaign Update: Digital Accessibility

Fri 06 Mar 2020

All teaching materials should be accessible to students to help them learn best.

2019/20: Brexit Campaign Update Tri2

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Trimester 2 Brexit campaign update

2019/20: Brexit Policy Update

Mon 17 Feb 2020

this is your officer update discussing policy they have worked on during this academic year.

2019/20 ARUaccessible Campaign update

Fri 07 Feb 2020

Thank you to all the students that took part in the ARUaccessible campaign last semester! Here is my campaign update February 2020

2019/20: Brexit Campaign Update

Mon 04 Nov 2019

Your VP Business and Law has been working on the ARU Brexit Campaign and this is her latest update November 2019.

What happens next…Brexit Policy?

Fri 26 Apr 2019

Your Vice President of Business & Law shares her thoughts on Brexit.

Disability History Month: My experience as a student with dyslexia

Thu 06 Dec 2018

Mary Copsey, your Vice President for the Faculty of Business and Law, shares her experiences as a student with dyslexia!

What is the Group Chat?

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.





Hi! My name is Mary Copsey and I am your VP Business and Law 2019/20.   


What are your campaigns for this year?



Project aims: 

  • Welfare support will be provided to students as a result of Brexit 
  • Students will be communicated the outcomes of Brexit
  • Students’ union will have a stance on the NoToNoDeal NUS campaign



Project aims:

  • To improve overall signage on campus 
  •  To review access on campus 


Other projects... 

Team Mental Health Campain

within the team campaign I am working on mindfulness project as an aid to support student mental health. 


SU and Business and Law Faculty partnership 

As the led of Business and Law Faculty, I am involved in a variety of projects within the faculty some of which are listed below. Want to find out how I have represented you?  email: or alternatively look out for my officer weekly updates  Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. 

Summative Feedback policy 

University Certificate in Professional Development (UCPD) FACULTY PILOT 


A bit more about me... 


What do you study?

I am halfway 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 


THE KILLERS - Mr Brightside 


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!


Other stories...

2018-19 Campaigns: Access Denied (Matt Hayes)

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