Union Policy

ACADEMIC ISSUES

Year Policy No. Policy Name What We've Done Proposer
2017 2026 Give students the right to fail Check back soon
Theo Antoniou
-Phillips
2016 1992 Assessment and Feedback Check back soon
Theo Antoniou
-Phillips
2016 1951 Market Reforms in Higher Education Check back soon Finn Northrop
2016 1897 Decent Conditions for Health Science Students on Placement Check back soon Juliet Donaghy
2016 1879 Lads in the Lab, Sexism in the Seminar Check back soon Philippa Costello
2016 1874 Hidden course costs are still a problem Check back soon Cameron Mellowes
2016 1856 Why is my curriculum white? Check back soon Asia Patel
2016 1848 Stop doing over our Nursing Students (NUS Motion) Check back soon Ruth Stone
2016 1835 Supporting the PAL Scheme What have we done? Hussam Hussein
2016 1830 AMA Course Closures What have we done? Aliyah Rawat
2015 1823 Support HSC Students - keep the National Health Service bursary What have we done? Ruth Stone
2015 1818 Response to the HE Green Paper What have we done? Philippa Costello
2015 1772 Recorded Lectures and the use of technology What have we done? Jack Robinson
2015 1770 Time to sort out Organisation and Management What have we done? Connor Rand
2015 1744 Support when it is needed most What have we done? Dan Wrigglesworth
2015 1743 Student Fees Equality What have we done? Theo Antoniou-Philips 
2015 1673 Merged schools What have we done? Connor Rand
2015 1669 (a) Reduction of Taught Programme Modules What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2014 Emergency Motion PG Loans What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2014 Emergency Motion Solidarity with the UCU What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2014 1602 Transforming the PG Student Experience What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2014 1589 A Better Deal for PG Students that teach What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2013 1358 Graduate students priced out of studying medicine What have we done? M Gabriel
2013 1362 Postgraduate Community and Social Provision What have we done? John Taylor


ACTIVITIES & ACTIVISM

 

Year Policy No. Policy Name What We've Done

Proposer

2017 2084 UEA as a Sanctuary Campus Check back soon Lewis Martin

2017

2066 Reproductive Justice for All Check back soon Abbie Mulcairn
2017 2064 Stand Up to Trump Check back soon Jack Robinson
2017 2063 Only Fools and Horses: Stop the Student Debt Sell Off Check back soon Finn Norhrop
2017 2061 To develop and implement a framework setting out the responsibilities of University managment when engaging with student-led campaigns Check back soon Alison Graham
2017 2040 Diversifying our Student Staff Check back soon Malaika Jaovisidha
2016 2023 Affiliation to Students for Cooperation Check back soon Lewis Martin
2016 2008 Votes at Sixteen Check back soon Amy Rust
2016 2007 Say Yes to the NUS check back soon Rhys Purtill
2016 2006 Remember - don't Repeat (White Poppies) check back soon Finn Northrop
2016 1990 Zero Tolerance to Hate Crime and Racism check back soon Tarun Sridhar
2016 1984 Post-Brexit Policy Check back soon Jack Robinson
2016 1936 Shake your buckets! Check back soon Jack Robinson
2016 1935 It’s time to legalise Cannabis Check back soon Jack Robinson
2016 1925 Defend SUs Check back soon Connor Rand
2016 1922 Remain in the EU Check back soon Theo Antoniou-Philips
2016 1880 Reclaim the Night in Norwich What have we done? Jo Swo
2016 1876 Protecting LGBT+ Refugees and Asylum seekers Check back soon Sharmin Hoque
2016 1875 Save Our Human Rights Act Check back soon Amy Rust
2016 1848 Solidarity with Migrants and Refugees (NUS Motion) What have we done? Chris Jarvis
2016 1840 & 1841 Student Sport at UEA Composite Resolution What have we done? D Morales
2015 Emergency Motion Don't Bomb Syria What have we done? Hussam Hussein
2015 1816 SWP Off Our Campus What have we done? Charlotte Earney
2015 1814 Provide the correct on campus facilities for Pool and Snooker club What have we done? Thomas Bulley
2015 1799 Come Fly With Me What have we done? Jonathan Gillespie
2015 1798 Make Opposition to the TTIP a Union Campaign What have we done? Chris Jarvis
2015 1796 Let’s stand with our Junior Doctors What have we done? Connor Rand
2015 1795 No to Norfolk County Council Cuts What have we done? Louise Rudd
2015 1776 Student Strike Ballot What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2015 1774 Student Opportunities for All What have we done? Cameron Mellowes
2015 1768 Walk Out in Solidarity with International Students What have we done? Yinbo Yu
2015 1745 Show me the money! What have we done? Connor Rand
2015 1707 More than just a Rainbow Flag What have we done? Dan Wrigglesworth
2014 1605 No to the Marketisation of Higher Education What have we done? Connor Rand
2014 1587 University/Union Partnership on sport at UEA What have we done? Yinbo Yu
2014 1487 University Rents What have we done? Bintu Foday
2013 1400 Livewire Broadcasting on Union Premises: What have we done? Ross Attfield
2013 1183b Defend the Right to Protest on Campus What have we done? SOC
2011 Emergency Motion Students Supporting Strikes Should Not Be Disciplined What have we done? Chris Clarke

 

 

 

COMMUNICATIONS

 

Year Policy No. Policy Name What We've Done Proposer
2015 1709 Student media broadcasting in Union House What have we done? Rob Drury
2013 1419 Students are partners What have we done? Louise Withers-Green

 

DEMOCRACY & GOVERNANCE

Year Policy No. Policy Name What We've Done Proposer
2017 2086 There'a no I in BME - change is easier together Check back soon Tarun Sridhar
2017 2087 Deadline for resolutions to Council Actioned Tim Barker
2017 2082 Amendment to the Bye-Laws: Code of Conduct: theft from the Shop Actioned Any Rust
2017 2081 Amendment to the Bye-Laws:Code of Conduct, Disciplinary Panels and cases involving Trustees or Officers Actioned Amy Rust
2017 2069 Communication Breakdown Check back soon Adrian Moore
2017 2068 Democracy Squad: amendment to the Bye-Laws, changes to the Democratic Procedures Committee Actioned Amy Rust
2017 2065 Amendment to the Bye-Laws: threshold for Bye-Law changes Actioned Finn Northrop
2017 2059 Advertising the Leadership race more effectively to International Students Check back soon Malaika Jaovisidha
2017 2039 i. Amendments to the Articles of Association and Bye Laws: Student Leadership Review Not yet active: awaiting approval by The University and the Trustee Board Amy Rust
2016 2027 Censure of the Welfare, Community and Diversity Officer Actioned Nicholl Hardwick
2016 2025 More effective and democratic Council Check back soon Chris Ball
2016 2010 Motions made Easier Integrated into procedures Emily Cutler
2016 1991 Amendment to the Bye-Laws: Complaints Procedure Actioned Thomas Howard
2016 1983 Listening to Students Check Back Soon Amy Rust
2016 1978 Lets make Council more Effective Check Back Soon Charlotte Earney
2016 1937 Emergency Resolution: Creation of EU and non-EU International Officer Posts Check Back Soon Malaika Jaovisidha
2016 1914 Amendment to the Bye-Laws: A Strategy for PG Representation Check back soon Liam McCafferty
2016 1913 Student Officer Committee Review Check back soon Theo Antoniou-Philips
2015 1821 NUS lead delegate - let's improve our democracy What have we done? Connor Rand
2015 1797 Automatic Voting Registration on Campus What have we done? Alex McCloskey
2015 1780 Improving Election Rules What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2015 1775 EU Referendum What have we done? Connor Rand
2015 1769b Making our Democracy more accessible What have we done? Aaron Hood
2015 1796a On the beautiful Guillotine What have we done? Aaron Hood
2015 1724 Making Council more accessible What have we done? Asia Patel
2015 1708 Better Elections What have we done? Tom Etheridge
2014 1577 UUEAS: A Democratic Workplace What have we done? Josh Wilson
2014 1526 We need some more girls in here' Women in Leadership What have we done? Rachel Knott

 

ETHICAL & ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

Year Policy No. Policy Name What We've Done Proposer
2017 2043 Safe Student Sex Check back soon Jo Swo
2017 2040 Diversifying our Union staff Check back soon Maliaka Jaovisidha
2016 1999 Welfare of animals on campus Check back soon Daniel Newland
2016 1988 LED lighting in Union premises Check back soon Veronica White
2015 1802 No to Paper Library Receipts What have we done? Sam Jones
2015 1774 Union Procurement Policy What have we done? Chris Jarvis
2015 1755 Food Waste What have we done? Helen Mallett
2015 1754 Sombre-no: clarifying the equal opportunities policy What have we done? Asia Patel
2015 1753 Supporting student action on climate change What have we done? Helen Mallett
2015 1747 Water, water everywhere and nor any drop to drink What have we done? Alex McCloskey
2015 1746 #RefugeesWelcomeHere What have we done? Dan Wrigglesworth
2015 1714 In support of international law and human rights in Palestine What have we done? Alex Bustos
2015 1713 Decriminalising Sex Work What have we done? Holly Staynor
2015 1688 Dodgy Sugar in my dodgy Coffee (Starbucks and Tate&Lyle Boycott) What have we done? Sam Jones
2015 1674 Fair Trade University What have we done? Josh Wilson
2015 1671 'No More Nukes' - Support the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament What have we done? Josh Wilson
2015 1398 Amendments to Sun Boycott What have we done? Rachel Knott (amended by Asia Patel)
2015 1653 Ethical Investment Policy for UUEAS What have we done? Chris Jarvis
2015 Emergency Motion Emergency Resolution Recycling What have we done? Heather Baker
2014 1636 Vegan Food What have we done? Vraj Patel
2014 1576 Ethical Steering Group What have we done? Chris Jarvis
2014 1558 Sweatshop Free UEA - Electronics Watch What have we done? Rosie Rawle
2014 1515 Amendment to 1304 Fair Pay Campus What have we done? Chris Jarvis
2014 1441 Fossil Free UEA What have we done? Benjamin Brown
2013 1436 No platform for unethical companies What have we done? Elliot Folan
2013 1398 Sun Boycott later amended to include Daily Star What have we done? Rachel Knott
2013 1393 Ethical Careers Fair What have we done? Elliot Folan
2013 1365 Ethical Banking Policy What have we done? Rosie Rawle
2013 1364 End UEA’s Links with Veolia What have we done? Astrid Simonsen
2013 1361 UUEAS and RBS What have we done? Rosie Rawle
2013 1303 UUEAS Sustainable Seafood Policy What have we done? Benjamin Brown
2013 1285 Sustainable Transport (Amended) What have we done? Benjamin Brown
2012 1170 A Double-Sided Printing Policy for UUEAS What have we done? Julian Doczi
2012 1168 Fair car-parking and Transport at UEA  What have we done? David Hall
2005 659 Ethical Investment and Labelling (Nestle Boycott) What have we done? [Unknown]

 

PUBLIC SECTOR

Year Policy No. Policy Name What We've Done Proposer
2016 2022 Every Click I'll be watching you (computer surveillance) Check back soon Aaron Hood
2016 1980 Close Down Yarls Wood Detention Centre Check back soon Abbie Mulcairn
2015 1789 Don’t Judge The Jury What have we done? Yan Malinowski
2014 1584 Save the Disabled Students' Allowance What have we done? Max Levene
2013 1396 Motion to Support Norfolk People's Assembly What have we done? Cal Corkery

WELFARE

Year Policy No. Policy Name What We've Done Proposer
2017 2088 Colney Lane Defibrillator Check Back Soon Travis Payne
2017 2085 UEA Parking Check back soon Louise Rudd
2017 2062 Bookworms at UEA Up and running Jo Swo
2017 2043 Safe Student Sex Up and running Jo Swo
2016 2028 Sanitary Products are not a Luxury Check back soon Abbie Mulcairn
2016 2009 Scrap Prescription Charges Check Back Soon Kate Snape
2016 1986 World Mental Health Day Check back soon Chris Ball
2016 1982 A Housing Policy that delivers fot students Check back soon Amy Rust
2016 1979 Student Club Nights (Never OK) Check back soon Tom Etheridge
2016 1958 Adequate Office for Nightline Check back soon Alyssa Girvan
2016 1933 Standing up for Survivors Abroad Check back soon Abbie Mulcairn
2016 1932 Tackling the Care Crisis Check back soon Juliet Donaghy
2016 1930 Student Friendly Parking Check back soon Emily Cutler
2016 1929 Ableist Language Review Check back soon Emily Cutler
2016 1924 It’s time to be honest about the mental health for ALL students Check back soon Finn Northrop
2016 1923 Identification Card Scheme Check back soon Malaika Jaovisidha
2016 1931 Student Sex Workers' Rights at UEA Check back soon Jo Swo
2016 1927 Flexible Leases for Postgraduate Students Check back soon Charlotte Earney
2016 1899 BME Inclusive Elections Check back soon Hussam Hussein
2016 1898 Black History Month Check back soon Hussam Hussein
2016 1873 Unnecessarily gendered products Check back soon Amira Izeboudjene
2016 1859 It’s Time to Talk about Costs on Campus Check back soon Philippa Costello
2016 1858 We are not unicorns Check back soon Tasneem Nawaz
2016 1848 Prioritise Student Mental Health. Now! (NUS Motion) What have we done? Jack Robinson
2016 1839 Stand By Me What have we done? Jo Swo
2016 1838 Mummy's Ill - Better Extenuating Circumstances What have we done? Emily Cutler
2016 1836 Better Extenuating Circumstances for victims of sexual assault What have we done? Emily Cutler
2016 1819 Nothing Rhymes with Orange What have we done? Kate Snape
2015 1815 Guarantor Scheme What have we done? Theo Antoniou-Philips
2015 1812 Hepatitis C Awareness What have we done? Louise Rudd
2015 1800 Campaigning for a Title IX equivalent in the UK What have we done? Asia Patel
2015 1794 Standing up for Students that Stutter What have we done? Jo Swo
2015 1793 Student Mental Health- from Service to Strategy What have we done? Dan Wrigglesworth
2015 1792 Provention, Protection, Education What have we done? Emmanuel Agu
2015 1791 Wheels on Campus - making UEA more accessibility friendly What have we done? Jo Swo
2015 1790 Access to Personal Assistants or Carers Tickets What have we done? Kate Snape
2015 1779 Ace and Aro Awareness Week What have we done? Eliott Simpson
2015 1777 Union Access for All What have we done? Max Levene
2015 1742 Fighting Institutional Homophobia in the Health Service What have we done? Theo Antoniou-Philips
2015 1741 Ending discrimination in the blood service What have we done? Dan Wrigglesworth
2015 1740 A Transgender and Non-Binary Students Policy for UEA What have we done? Elliot Folan
2015 1657 No to Islamophobia on Campus What have we done? Holly Staynor
2015 1656 Anti Counter Terrorism Bill What have we done? Holly Staynor
2015 1652 Student Housing Co-op What have we done? Helen Mallet
2014 1634 Equality in HE What have we done? Holly Staynor
2014 1633 Access is Not the Only Issue What have we done? Connor Rand
2014 1632 Students Need Homes What have we done? Holly Staynor
2014 1608 Sleepy Time What have we done? Liam McCafferty
2014 1604 An Accessible Campaign What have we done? Max Levene
2014 1553 Don't let Loansharks Bite What have we done? Dan Wrigglesworth
2014 1547 Equal Opportunities from Myth to Reality What have we done? Bintu Foday
2013 1443 Police in Union House What have we done? Bintu Foday
2013 1417 Provision of Halal and Kosher Food on Campus What have we done? Bintu Foday
2013 1397 Motion to become a Zero Tolerance Union What have we done? Rachel Knott
2013 1392 Motion for Adequate Workspace for Postgraduate Students What have we done? Jessica Wooley
2013 1366 Funding of UEA Counselling Services What have we done? Kim Jenkins
2013 1288 LGBT+ Policies What have we done? Sam Clark
2013 1253 We are Norwich - United against the English Defence League What have we done? Jack Brinded

 

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