Your De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) Black and Ethnic Minority (BME) Officer this year is Halima Jama.
Halima studies Education Studies at DMU and is also part of the Islamic society. In her spare time, Halima enjoys volunteering and helping the community.
As your BME representative, Halima hopes to achieve better awareness of the challenges being a BME student in higher education can present. She wants to unite the community together by hosting events.
In Halima's manifesto she promised to work on these key areas:
- Increased visibility of BME issues and voices
- Hosting cultural events
You can get in touch with Halima on Twitter @DSU_BME, on email at Halima.Jama@dmu.ac.uk