EUSA Student Commission meeting
18 February 2013
The EUSA Student Commission members met in Ljubljana, Slovenia on Saturday, February 16, 2013. This was the first meeting after the new members were nominated by the Executive Committee in December 2012.
The meeting took place at the EUSA Office in Ljubljana, where Mr Matjaz Pecovnik, Secretary General, welcomed the participants on behalf of EUSA President Mr Roczek. He briefly introduced EUSA and its activities to the new members of the Student Commission. Mr Andrej Pisl, Communications Manager, then presented the work related to Media and Communications and the projects related to the tasks of the Student Commission.
The Chair of the Commission Mrs Isabel Collischonn (SUI) introduced the work of the Student Commission. In the discussions which followed, the students prepared the activity plan 2013 and distributed the tasks.
A new Vice Chair of the group was also elected – Mr Christopher Purdie (GBR), and Specific topics were then given a project leader for the year ahead. Projects included the volunteer initiative, photo competition, the monthly student column, as well as others projects which the group will undertake.
The Student Commission is composed of eight members who have common interest in promoting sports and physical activity among students in Europe. Their mandate is two years, and it is currently composed by the members Bruno Barracosa (POR), Kaisa Myllylä (FIN), Aikaterini Zompanaki (GRE), Christopher Purdie (GBP), Nick Braet (BEL), Keren Lavi (ISR), Jakob Bassanese (SLO), and Isabel Collischonn (SUI) as the chair of the commission.