Lead Change

This workshops will introduce you to the whole range of opportunities that the Union offers and how you can become a Student Leader. Workshops run from Monday 20 February to Friday 3 March; further details of each workshop are below.

Women Lead Change workshops   

This session will look at current leadership positions and the opportunities uea|su have that you can get involved with and develop your skills. These sessions are for students who define as women and how they can be involved in leadership positions and our Lead Change Programme. 

Sessions:

Tuesday 21 February, 6pm – 7pm, 0.09, Queen’s Building 

Friday 3 March, 3pm – 4pm, Bookable Room 1, Union House 

 

Students with disabilities Lead Change workshops  

In this session, we will look at the different opportunities there are available to you at uea|su and the Lead Change Programme. Designed for students with disabilities, this session will explore and discuss how you can be impactful in a range of positions.  

Sessions:

Thursday 23 February, 3pm – 4pm, Bookable Room 6, Union House 

Friday 3 March, 2pm – 3pm, Bookable Room 1, Union House 

 

BME students Lead Change workshops  

Whether you want to develop your leadership skills, learn about the BME experience, or learn about the SU, these workshops are for you! 
In this session, we will explore topics such as what the SU is all about, the opportunities the Union has for students to get involved, and become a student leader. There will be a discussion about what it means to be a BME leader; how to overcome barriers associated with being a BME person, developing leadership skills, and identify current BME campaigns and issues.  

These workshops are designed to provide a safe space for all BME students and are therefore meant for any person who self-identifies as Black or Minority Ethnic 

Sessions: 

Wednesday 22 February, 2pm – 3pm, Bookable Room 6, Union House 

Wednesday 1 March, 4pm – 5pm, Bookable Room 6, Union House 

Thursday 2 March, 2pm – 3pm, Bookable Room 6, Union House 

 

HSC students Lead Change workshops 

The HSC in Leadership workshop aims to explore how UEA Students’ Union?Lead Change?programme could enhance your student experience, employability and continuing professional development skills. Partaking in extracurricular activity around your studies can be tough, but these workshops are designed to demonstrate how easy and beneficial it is to get involved in leading change with uea|su.’ 

Sessions: 

Tuesday 21 February, 5.30pm – 6.30pm, Bookable Room 2, Union House 

Wednesday 22 February, 1pm – 2pm, 0.12a, Edith Cavell Building 

Wednesday 22 February, 5pm – 6pm, 0.08, Queen’s Building 

 

LGBT+ Students Lead Change workshops 

This workshop will introduce you to the range of opportunities UEASU has to offer and provide a space to explore how LGBT+ identities have an impact on leadership roles. This workshop is open for all self-identifying LGBT+ students and at all levels of experience. For more information please email James, Campaigns and Liberation Coordinator on james.barker@uea.ac.uk 

Sessions: 

Wednesday 22nd February, 3pm -4pm, Bookable Room 1, Union House 

Friday 24 February, 5pm – 6pm, Bookable Room 6, Union House 

Wednesday 1 March, 3pm – 4pm, Bookable Room 1, Union House 

 

International students Lead Change workshops   

At uea|su there are lots of different opportunities for all students to make an impact and improve their skills at the same time. This workshop will enable international students who are looking to gain more experience in leadership roles and will centre on available opportunities and how to develop leadership skills. 

Sessions: 

Wednesday 22nd February, 4-5pm, Bookable Room 1 

Tuesday 28th February, 3-4pm, Bookable Room 6 

Wednesday 1st March, 1-2pm, Bookable Room 6 

 

PG students Lead Change workshops  

At uea|su there are lots of different opportunities for all students to make an impact and improve their skills at the same time. This workshop will support postgraduate students looking to gain more experience in leadership roles and will centre on available opportunities and how to develop leadership skills. 

Sessions: 

Monday 20th February, 5-6pm, in Bookable Room 6 

 

Students Lead Change workshops 

Student leaders shape uea|su: its activities, services and priorities. This workshop will introduce you to the range of opportunities uea|su has to offer and the benefits of becoming a student leader, including access to the Student Leadership Programme. This programme designed to develop your personal and professional skills to transform students’ experience and beyond. For more information, please email Lou, Assistant Director of Student Advocacy, on louise.chiu@uea.ac.uk.  

Sessions: 

Friday 24 February, 2pm – 3pm, Bookable Room 1, Union House 

Tuesday 28 February, 4pm – 5pm, Bookable Room 2, Union House 

 

Leading Change at UEASU: How to… workshops 

Many of the student leadership roles within uea|su will be either elected or recruited – both can seem nerve-wracking for different reasons. This workshop explore some of the practical skills and insider knowledge on how to run a competitive election campaign and/or prepare an application and interview. For more information, please email Lou, Assistant Director of Student Advocacy, on louise.chiu@uea.ac.uk

Sessions: 

Thursday 23 February, 4pm – 5pm, Bookable Room 6, Union House 

Tuesday 28 February, 5pm – 6pm, Bookable Room 2, Union House 

Thursday 2 March, 3.30pm – 4.30pm, Bookable Room 1, Union House