Teaching Excellence Framework
A discussion of whether the University should opt-in to TEF2 with a mixture of student and University concerns and the University outlining the barriers to opting-out.
A discussion around the impacts of Brexit on aspects of University life such as Erasmus and a discussion on what the University can do to better engage with a local community that voted in the majority to leave the EU.
Student Mental Health and Wellbeing
Discussed the root causes of the rise in incidences of mental ill-health with the rise in tuition fees being highlighted often, and spoke about ideal support wanted for students struggling with specialist support (e.g. for international students) mentioned.