Connor Hunter-Wem


“Connor is the voice for student wellbeing and liberation”

Her role focuses on making sure our students are as happy and healthy as possible.

Read more about Connor...

E-mail: suwellbeing@aber.ac.uk

About the Role:

The Wellbeing officer is responsible for:

  • Representing the student body on matters relating to wellbeing, including student support, welfare, equality and diversity.
  • Co-ordinating activity and campaigns relating to student wellbeing.
  • Informing policy within the University and Students’ Union on matters relating to student wellbeing.
  • Supporting and developing a network of students on wellbeing matters by chairing the Wellbeing Zone.
  • Working with the Chief Executive Officers and AUSU’s senior management team to achieve and shape strategic aims and outcomes.
  • Attending appropriate University Committees.
  • Attending regular meetings with relevant University departments to further the development of student wellbeing.

University Committees/Meetings Attended:

  • Student Experience Committee
  • Accessible Aber
  • Equality Champions
  • Peer Guide Network Meeting
  • Department Disability Coordinators Meeting
  • Drug and Alcohol Strategy Group Meeting
  • Trans Implementation Policy Group
  • Attendance Monitoring Group
  • Plastic Free Aberystwyth University Meeting

Current Priorities

Below you can find a list of priorities Connor is working on this year as well as her current progress on them…


Deliver No Excuses training to Clubs and Societies Committees.


Organise events and activities to raise awareness during Eating Disorder Awareness Week (1st-7th March 2021). *


Work with the University to lobby Hywel Dda University Health Board to improve healthcare pathways for trans students. *


Support student sex workers by lobbying the Government for the decriminalisation of sex work, as well as identifying and contacting nearby support groups for student sex workers. *


Lobby the University to provide compulsory consent training for all students. *


*denotes policy as passed democratically by Aberystwyth students.

Useful Links

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Aberystwyth Students' Union #1150576