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Candidate for the position of Education Officer

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Chih-Hsiang Lo

 

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Chih for Education

“For the University experience you deserve”

 

Who am I?

Societies Officer

Interim Education Officer

President of the Anime and Manga Society 2020-2021

BA in Politics and International Studies 

 

Track Record 

As Societies Officer:

Lobbied the University for restrictionless society events during welcome week and the academic year

Ensured term 2 student-led conferences/events could go ahead in-person 

Enhanced communication between the SU and society execs 

 

As Interim Education Officer:

One of my big wins as Interim Education Officer was to ensure that there were In-person lectures in term 2 

Pushed for the University to make sure that they directly consult with students and societies on large scale education changes 

 

My Priorities

In-person teaching and Universal Lecture Capture 

Inclusive Education

Student Wellbeing

 

Vote Chih for…

 

In-person Teaching + Universal Lecture Capture

Ensuring that all students have the option of full in-person teaching

I will push for the adoption of Universal Lecture Capture (the recording of all lectures) so that lectures are made available at the convenience of students

 

A Stress-Free Education

Lobby for increased flexibility for extensions/mitigating circumstances

Write clearer guidance around mitigating circumstances procedures

Push to keep self-certification as a provision after COVID-19

Work with the Societies Officer to provide extra support for students by establishing peer-to-peer buddy schemes in academic societies

 

Flexible Exams

Lobby the University for the better diversification of assessment choice and delivery 

Push for both in-person and online options for exams where possible

Continue the use of open-book exams after COVID-19

 

More Study Space

Lobby the University to convert the old humanities building into study space

Push for longer hours for all study spaces around exam time

Pressure the University to expand the Leamington learning grid

Ensure that there are adequate and working charging ports in all study spaces

 

Better Communication 

Push for the earlier release of exam and teaching timetables

Ensure that students are actively consulted and listened to on changes to their teaching

Engaging more with the educational needs of often overlooked students, including part-time, mature, apprentice, and post-graduate students

I will directly consult and listen to academic reps and involve them in policy making

 

Vote for me on 21/02/22

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