Objective 1 To facilitate our students being interactive members in the community
Why? Because we are obliged not only to engage with and contribute positively to our communities, but also to enhance each member's skills and real world experiences.
How? Develop short term and long term strategies for more inclusive and accessible transportation links, on campus and off.
Encourage more students to become involved in social enterprise and volunteering.
Facilitating teams for city sporting events such as Edinburgh Marathon, Meadows Marathon, Colour Run, Tough Mudder.
Objective 2 To establish a culture of social responsibility and sustainability
Why? Because we have a duty as a local, national and global institution to act in a sustainable manner socially, economically and environmentally
How? Develop a sustainable investment strategy.
Organise a Green Festival citywide alongside working on tangible outcomes - ethical food waste disposal, plant-a-tree scheme, recycling facilities in all buildings.
Aid Edinburgh Student Housing Co-op in expanding and refurbishing existing premises.
Objective 3 To implement a broader offering of healthy and active options for students
Why? Because we are here to take care of students' physical and mental health
How? A salad bar within a Students Association venue.
Explore options for extended hours at KB Advice Place.
Later opening hours for Centre for Sport and Exercise and more inclusive sporting activities.