JCR Executive 2022

All students are part of the Junior Common Room (JCR). The JCR Executive are a committee of students elected by the JCR to be the voice of the student body and to represent their interests. Their roles are varied and aimed at ensuring all students have a positive experience through a range of events and activities organised during the year. If you have any questions regarding how the JCR Exec can support you or have suggestions for campaigns, contact the team at bowland.jcr@lancaster.ac.uk.

Emilija Katelynaite - Vice President Activities

Emilija Katelynaite - President

Hi I’m Emilija (said Amelia), I’m a third year student studying law. I am your Bowland President! My role is to support the rest of the JCR and work with college management to make sure that the student voice is heard. If you have any questions or feedback don’t hesitate to contact myself, any of the JCR members or message us on the Bowland college Instagram!

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Shaun Liddle - VP Democracy and Finance

Hi, my name is Shaun, and I am a Third Year History student. I have been on the JCR for nearly a year as Men's+ Sport Officer, so I am an experienced member of the JCR. I am now VP Democracy and Finance, which means my job is making sure the JCR has the funding it needs to hold events for our students and making sure the money is put into the right areas. I will also be tasked with improving student engagement in all areas. If you want to ask me any questions, or have any ideas, feel free to contact me, or any other JCR member.

Kinga Kupi - VP Activities

Kinga Kupi - VP Activities

Hey! My name is Kinga (she/ her), a 3rd year Management and Entrepreneurship student and I am your Vice President activities within the JCR. As lead if the activities team, my job includes supporting the other members of the team as well as planning the Winter Ball and Extrav. If you have any questions please don’t be afraid to contact me, or any other JCR members. We are here to help, and I am always up for a good chat.

Beth Frank - VP Welfare and Education

Beth Frank - VP Welfare and Education

Hey! I’m Beth (she/her), I’m a third year Biomedical Science student and I’m your Vice President Welfare within the Bowland JCR. My role is to lead a welfare team consisting of representatives for women’s+ and men’s+ welfare, international students, and equalities and inclusion. The main aim for the team is to provide Bowland students with peer support as well as offer a range of activities and run campaigns, all with the purpose of improving the university experience for our college community. If you have any questions or any ideas that you want to share, please don’t hesitate to contact myself or message us on our social media platforms.

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Sam May - Men's+ Welfare Officer

Hey! I’m Sam, a second-year Biomedical Science student and your Men’s+ Welfare Rep for Bowland College. I’ll be working on your behalf to support you with academic issues and issues you may encounter which are affecting your wellbeing in general. Within Bowland College, I’ll be here to organise events and campaigns aimed at improving the welfare of the JCR. University life can be challenging at times, and I’ll endeavour to be there for you throughout the year, so please don’t hesitate to reach out.

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Kloe Shiels - Women's+ Sports Rep

Hey! I'm Kloe and I'm your Women's+ Sport Representative for the Bowland JCR. My role is to ensure that all the college sports run smoothly and are inclusive and accessible to everyone that is a part of Bowland. If you have any questions or want to participate in any of our college sports feel free to reach out to me or another member of the JCR.

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Helena Baron - Communications Officer

Hi, I’m Helena, a second year Marketing with Psychology student and your Bowland Communications Representative. I am here to provide you with all the information you need and give you an insight into the amazing things Bowland College has to offer! My role involves updating the College Website with contact details and events, as well as posting regular content to the College’s social media accounts.

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Muni Marie - Publicity Officer

Hey! I'm Muni, a final year Physics, Astrophysics & Cosmology student. I'm your Publicity Rep, and my job within the Publicity & Communications team is to produce media content (posters, videos, and photos). We'll post these on Bowland's social media accounts to communicate to the rest of our college and keep you updated on everything Bowland related!

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Zaid Alhourani - Socials and Events Representative

Hello everyone!!! I’m Zaid, a Software Engineering international student from Jordan, and your new Socials and Events Rep. As a member of the JCR, I will be working with my colleagues to ensure that all of you get the most entertaining, inclusive, and creative events throughout your time here in Lancaster. From meet ups to the much anticipated Extrav, keep your eyes peeled for amazing events ahead. If you have any recommendations, concerns or any feedback don’t hesitate to contact me or any of my peers, we are all here to help support you

Leanne Antido - Socials and Events Representative

Leanne Antido - Socials and Events Representative

Hello! Hi! Howdy! I’m Leanne (they/them), a first year Biochemistry student and your Socials and Events Rep for Bowland College. I’ll be here to help create memorable events with safe and inclusive environments that everyone can enjoy and take part in! If you have any suggestions or questions, feel free to reach out. Enjoy your Thursdays!