UCD Societies announce Chairperson 2017-18

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Executive Committee of UCD Societies Council announces appointment of James Alkayed as Chairperson for the academic session 2017-2018

The Executive Committee of UCD Societies Council recently appointed James Alkayed as Chairperson of the UCD Societies Council, whose one-year term will commence in line with the next academic session.

James was the Public Relations Officer of both the UCD Literary & Historical Society during its 162nd session and the nascent UCD Food Society during the 2016-2017 academic term. James was also involved in the PR and Media work for more than 10 other Societies in UCD.

Established during the 1993 academic term, the UCD Societies Council has a current membership of over 80 recognised student societies, and is responsible for the allocation of funding and grants to each student society, providing support and assistance to the officers of each student society in carrying out their duties, and oversight of all student society activities. Student interests are represented throughout the University’s various structures by the officers of the Societies Council, namely the Chair.

For more information on UCD Societies Council visit www.ucdsocieties.com.