•Black Students Matter Conference
. Took students to the conference in Birmingham to discuss EDI issues and decolonisation within education.
•Black History Month
. Arranged and delivered lots of events such as offering free haircuts as well as lots of other workshops and talks.
. Fought for lots of new Mit Circs as well as self-certifications, and filmed an Instagram reel to simplify the process.
. Arranged and delivered a range of events surrounding the topic of decolonisation within education.
•Gender Options on MyStudentRecord
. Students are now able to use "other" as an option for gender. Now working on expanding that to add a self-identification text box.
•Trans Day of Remembrance
. Vigil held in collaboration with DMU as well as stall to encourage discussion and acknowledgement.
•Disability History Month and IDPWD
. Held a stall with the University to talk to students about what we are doing for disabled students.
•LGBT+ Allyship Training
. Continued for students and toolkit and training date launched for staff.
•LGBT Housing and Pronoun Surveys
. Gathered various samples of data surrounding pronoun use across the student body and whether students would be interested in LGBT specific housing.
. Launched blog for our LGBT+ students to have a creative platform. Find out how to submit your article here.