Student Voice Report 2017/18

By John Adesola (STEER Student Researcher), Liz Chitwood (SHSU Researcher), and Adam Weston (STEER Student Researcher) The Student Voice Report reflects the Sheffield Hallam student experience through a collection of research conducted by the Students’ Union (SU) throughout the academic year. This is the eighth Student Voice Report written by Sheffield Hallam Students’ Union on…

Guest Blog Post: Learning from our Reps

Six recommendations to improve the Student Rep system by Pete Crowson and Katie Davorn We, the Students’ Union, want to work with the University improve teaching and learning at Sheffield Hallam. And Student Reps are key to this. The Rep system, managed in partnership between the Students’ Union and the University, is an invaluable communication link…

Working with Student Reps – a staff resource

Our new WordPress site, Working with Student Reps, is designed for members of staff at Sheffield Hallam University. It’s an online resource which offers guidance and support in working with student representatives. The site has information and advice on areas such as recruiting, training, and supporting both Course Representatives and Department Representatives. It also contains general information on…

UnitU – the new communications platform for Student Reps

Unitu is a new social media platform which enables students, student representatives and staff to collectively raise, discuss and resolve academic issues all in one place. Unitu is being piloted at SHU in 2016/17 with course representatives, departmental representatives, identified members of staff and members of the students’ union. If the system works well, we…