5. A Better Academic Community for Postgraduates
Given the nature of Covid-19 and the impacts of online learning, creating a sense of community amongst postgraduate students has proven difficult – both academically, and socially. In order to resolve this issue, your Postgraduate Officer – Danielle - is planning to work with the Dean of Postgraduates to improve the social activities, support services and societies for postgrads, ensuring a better integrated university population.
What your Guild are doing (update as of 06/12/21):
Danielle, your Postgraduate Officer, has been working closeley with the Dean of Postgraduates to improve the academic community for postgraduate students. Extra funding for Postgraduate Ambassadors, to support wider social and community activities has recently been agreed, and Danielle has been working with the Mental Health and Wellbeing Group to tackle Postgraduate specific issues.