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Vice President Welfare

The Vice President Welfare represents students and campaigns on matters relating to welfare, including mental health, student finance, equality of opportunity and student welfare. They represent students in the local community to local councils, police and other local organisations. They are responsible for implementing many of the Students’ Union's welfare policies, chair the Welfare Zone committee and attend relevant college meetings.

Role Description

The Candidates


Shamima Akter

Being a part of Welfare Zone this year, I have been exposed to issues that need further attention next year; these include mental health, sexual health and diversity and equality. I want to ensure that all students of Queen Mary are able to have a positive experience at the university.

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Vanieztia Inniss-Rose (V)

Hi, I’m Vanieztia! I’m running because having worked for the SU for the past three years, been on QM Netball committee, and Occupied the Octagon in protest of bursary cuts, I feel I have a unique understanding of the student body, and ideas to support and improve the student experience.

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Ruohan Wu

I came to the UK alone since I was 13. This offers advantages as a bilingual and strong understanding of mixed culture, especially in dealing with complex situations in studying and personal life. I will work for our students, together with the union to make our community better.

Sumaya Abdulkadir

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