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or decades, The University of Technology, Jamaica has had the

privilege of fostering the development of excellence through

respect, integrity, innovativeness, team spirit, accountability and

exemplary service to others. Let me be the first to welcome and

congratulate you on your journey towards excellence, and to thank

you, for selecting the University of Technology, Jamaica as your

platform to revolutionize the world.

As the President of the Students’ Union for the academic year 2017-

2018, I would like to extend our warmest greetings toY.O.U, theYouth

of UTech, Ja. and the newest members of the Students’ Union. This

body of representation serves as a stage for our students to engage

in the politics and the policies that govern them; to ensure that your issues and concerns have a

medium through which they will not only be heard, but addressed; and above all else, to facilitate the

holistic academic and social development to aid in your endeavor towards excellence through knowl-

edge. This year, we are working to ensure that the Students’ Union is known locally and regionally for

their service and dedication to the growth of not only, each other but the community at large. Let your

voice be heard!

The Students’ Union Council is the student-selected governing body of the Students’ Union that over-

sees the execution of the aims and objectives in accordance with the Constitution and advocate on

your behalf on democratic decision-making on all levels. We, the Students’ Union Council, are grateful

for the opportunity to serve you in this capacity and to enhance your student experience here at

the University of Technology, Ja. Our vision for this academic year is ‘Leadership Y.O.U. can believe in:

Effective, Efficient, Transparent’. We consist of thirty-three members, all working towards safeguarding

the rights and responsibilities of the students through effective, efficient and transparent representa-

tion. With your support and confidence as our foundation, we look forward to operating cohesively to

build an atmosphere of triumph and fulfilling results.

I wish for you a prosperous year full of positive growth and most of all, happiness. Every great dream

begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience and the pas-

sion to reach for the stars to change the world. Congratulations on taking that first step towards the

rest of your life.

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N I V E R S I T Y O F

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S T U D E N T S

U N I O N P R E S I D E N T ’ S M E S S A G E

GRANVILLE KNIGHT