There are two types of general meeting; a Union General Meeting (UGM) and an Annual General Meeting (AGM).

FXU Student Voice Conference (UGM):

Tuesday 22nd November 2016
3-5pm Lecture Theatre 2, Falmouth Campus

Agenda

UGM: Union General Meeting

The HOT TOPIC for this meeting is Facilities - what do you want to ask the University management about social space, work space or facilities on campus? Are there other questions you want answered? You can post your questions anonymously on our padlet here.

FXU Presidents will also be presenting updates on their Top10 Priorities for 2016/17 at the meeting. You can post questions to your presidents here.

 

We will be in Fox cafe on Friday if you want to have a chat about the UGM, our priorities, or anything else!

 

Annual General Meeting:

Friday 17th February 2017
4.00pm Old Chapel Lecture Theatre, Penryn Campus


The main topic of discussion: TBC

Other agenda items:

- Presidential Election candidates will be announced

- Presidents manifesto update

 

FXU Celebration (UGM):

Tuesday 23rd May 2017
4-6pm Lecture Theatre 1, Falmouth Campus


More info to follow shortly.

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UGM - Union General Meeting

(UGM) Union General Meeting is a meeting, held once termly, open to all students. Trustees may also call an extra General Meeting at any time if they are requested to by at least 2.5% of the student body.

#Who attends?

Any student studying at Falmouth or Penryn campus is encouraged to attend, as well as FXU elected representatives. Normally the Student Council Chair will chair the meeting. At least 50 students need to be present in order to vote on issues affecting students.

What does it do?

The UGM is a meeting which shares information and updates between the students and the elected representatives, as well as ensuring that these elected reps remain accountable to the students. All Presidents and Student Council are required to give an update on their projects, and any progress made. 

Any student studying at Falmouth or Penryn campus can:

  • Suggest agenda points
  • Propose a Motion
  • Ask open questions of their elected representatives

 

AGM - Annual General Meeting

(AGM) Annual General Meeting is an annual meeting open to all students. It must be held once a year, although one of these may be a Union General Meeting.

Who attends?

Any student studying at Falmouth or Penryn campus is encouraged to attend, as well as FXU elected representatives. Normally the Student Council Chair will chair the meeting. At least 50 students need to be present in order to vote on issues affecting students.

What does it do?

The AGM has a similar purpose to a UGM, in that it shares information and updates between the students and the Union. However, more than this, it also ensures that the whole of FXU is remaining accountable to the students.

  • FXU Trustees report on the Union's activities
  • A decision will be made on which organisations the Students Union affiliates with  - e.g. National Union of Students (NUS)
  • An update on FXU finance, including how much money FXU has received and spent
  • All Presidents and Student Council are required to update on their projects
  • Any motions will be put to a vote

Any student studying at Falmouth or Penryn campus can:

  • Suggest agenda points
  • Propose a Motion
  • Ask open questions of their elected representatives

 

 

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