Education Committee

The Education Committee is responsible for both the Education (Academic) and Education (Public) Departments.

The aims and objectives of the Education Department include:

(a)    to initiate and coordinate education campaigns, particularly with regard to access and equity for all Students;
(b)    to raise awareness of educational issues among staff and Students;
(c)    to campaign and advocate on issues relating to the quality of education, Student rights, and the needs of specific groups of Students at all campuses; and
(d)    to monitor the implementation of education policy and teaching arrangements within the University.

Current Membership

The Education Committee consists of the Education Officers as non-voting members and 7 voting members. The current members and the tickets they were elected on (if any) are:

Education (Academic Affairs) Officers

Mary Kin Chan & Taj Takahashi (Stand Up!)

Education (Public Affairs) Officer

Carlos Lagos Martin (Stand Up!)

Voting Members
Rahul Mittal  Community for UMSU
Heather Maltby Left Action
Akanksha Agarwal Stand Up!
Tom Xie Community for UMSU
Divya Rajagopalan Community for UMSU
Lachie Mutimer Independents for Student Democracy
Anita Keng Community for UMSU

2023 Minutes

  • Meeting 1(23) - 23/12/2022 1:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 1(23)
  • Meeting 2(23) - 7/1/2023 6:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 2(23)
  • Meeting 3(23) - 16/2/2023 6:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 3(23)
  • Meeting 4(23) - 10/3/2023 1:30pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 4(23)
  • Meeting 5(23) - 24/3/2023 1:30pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 5(23)
  • Meeting 6(23) - 4/4/2023 12:00nn via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 6(23)
  • Meeting 7(23) - 21/4/2023 1:00pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 7(23)
  • Meeting 8(23) - 5/5/2023 1:30pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 8(23)
  • Meeting 9(23) - 19/5/2023 1:30pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 9(23)
  • Meeting 10(23) - 2/6/2023 1:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 10(23)
  • Meeting 11(23) - 9/6/2023 3:00pm via Zoom Inquorate
  • Meeting 12(23) - 5/7/2023 3:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 12(23)
  • Meeting 13(23) - 4/8/2023 1:30pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 13(23)
  • Meeting 14(23) - 18/8/2023 1:30pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 14(23)
  • Meeting 15(23) - 1/9/2023 1:30pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 15(23)
  • Meeting 16(23) - 15/9/2023 1:30pm via Building 168 & Zoom Confirmed Minutes 16(23)
  • Meeting 17(23) - 6/10/2023 1:30pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 17(23)
  • Meeting 18(23) - 20/10/2023 1:30pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 18(23)
  • Meeting 19(23) - 23/11/2023 1:00pm via Zoom Unconfirmed Minutes 19(23)

2022 Minutes

  • Meeting 1(22) - 23/12/2021 1:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 1(22)
  • Meeting 2(22) - 21/01/2022 12:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 2(22)
  • Meeting 3(22) - 18/02/2022 10:30am via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 3(22)
  • Meeting 4(22) - 15/03/2022 1:15pm via Zoom Inquorate Minutes 4(22)
  • Meeting 5(22) - 25/03/2022 3:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 5(22)
  • Meeting 6(22) - 07/04/2022 4:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 6(22)
  • Meeting 7(22) - 04/05/2022 10:00am via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 7(22)
  • Meeting 8(22) - 11/05/2022 10:00am via Zoom Inquorate Minutes 8(22)
  • Meeting 9(22) - 26/05/2022 10:00am via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 9(22) 
  • Meeting 10(22) - 29/06/2022 11:00am via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 10(22)
  • Meeting 11(22) - 08/08/2022 12:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 11(22) 
  • Meeting 12(22) - 31/08/2022 10:00am via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 12(22)
  • Meeting 13(22) - 14/09/2022 10:00am via Zoom Inquorate Minutes 13(22)
  • Meeting 14(22) - 28/09/2022 10:00am via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 14(22) 
  • Meeting 15(22) - 05/10/2022 10:00am via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 15(22) 
  • Meeting 16(22) - 20/10/2022 2:00pm via Zoom Confirmed Minutes 16(22)

2021 Minutes

2020 Minutes

  • Meeting 1(20) – 06/12/2019, 10:00am, OB Space, Level One, Union House Confirmed
    Minutes 1(20)
  • Meeting 2(20) – 23/01/2020, 2:00pm, OB Space, Level One, Union House Confirmed
    Minutes 2(20)
  • Meeting 3(20) – 06/02/2020, 2:00pm, Education Office, Level One, Union House Petitioned, Confirmed
    Minutes 3(20)

2019 Minutes

  • Meeting 1(19) – 06/12/2018, 5:45pm, OB Space, Level One, Union House Petitioned Confirmed
    Minutes 1(19)
  • Meeting 2(19) – 21/01/2019, 4:00pm, OB Space, Level One, Union House Petitioned Confirmed
    Minutes 2(19)
    Minutes 2(19) Amended by Motion
  • Meeting 3(19) – 21/01/2019, 4:00pm, OB Space, Level One, Union House Confirmed
    Minutes 3(19)
  • Meeting 4(19) – 05/03/2019, 12:00pm, Joe Napolitano A, Level Two, Union House Unconfirmed
    Minutes 4(19)
  • Meeting 5(19) – 19/03/2019, 11:00am, OB Space, Level One, Union House Petitioned Unconfirmed
    Minutes 5(19)
  • Meeting 6(19) – 18/04/2019, 4:00pm, Mary Cooke A, Level Two, Union House Unconfirmed
    Agenda 6(19)
    Minutes 6(19)
  • Meeting 7(19) – 02/08/2019, 12:00pm, Mary Cooke A, Level Two, Union House Unconfirmed
    Minutes 7(19)
  • Meeting 8(19)
    Agenda 8(19)