Niamh Callinan

Niamh Callinan

SRC General Secretary
Yuxuan Yang

Yuxuan Yang

SRC General Secretary

The General Secretaries work with the President of the SRC to coordinate the day to day functioning of the SRC. This involves sitting on the SRC’s Executive, acting as a member of the Board of the SRC’s Legal Service and liaising with the SRC’s office bearers, councillors and editors of Honi Soit. The General Secretaries also put together the SRC’s annual budget and its submission to the University of Sydney for its allocation of funding collected from students through the Student Services and Amenities Fee. The General Secretaries also edit the annual Counter-Course guide for students along with the Education Officers and organise the SRC’s O-Week Presence as well as other outreach events.

The duties of the General Secretary include:

  • Promoting the SRC and its services for undergraduate students
  • Serving as a Director of the SRC Legal Service
  • Assisting the Education Officers with producing the Counter Course handbook
  • Keeping the books of the finances and property of the SRC and supervise the receipt and payment of all money paid to and by the Council, including working with the auditors on a Balance Sheet and Statement of Income and Expenditure
  • Ensuring the implementation of motions adopted at Executive or Council
  • Being a co-signatory (with the President) to any contract, deed or other document which is to be signed on behalf of the Council
  • Assisting the President, Vice President and Officers in their duties

Latest Reports

SRC General Secretary Report – Week 1, Sem 2, 2019

General Secretaries Yuxuan Yang and Niamh Callinan SSAF Application On the 31st of January, the SRC’s SSAF Application was successfully sent off. This was within the deadline given and included both the base funding and contestable funding aspects of the application. We would like to give a massive thank you to Dane who as Acting […]

General Secretary’s Report – Week 8, Sem 2, 2018

Nina Dillon Britton and Yuxuan Yang Last week I was incredibly proud to organise, along with our President, Radical Education Week: a week of free workshops accessible to all that covered everything from drug law reform in Australia to the history of political economy movement to legal skills for activists. Community leaders, academics, politicians and […]

SRC General Secretary – Week 5, Sem 2, 2018

Last week I was incredibly proud to organise, along with our President, Radical Education Week: a week of free workshops accessible to all that covered everything from drug law reform in Australia to the history of political economy movement to legal skills for activists. Community leaders, academics, politicians and students themselves led these workshops, breaking […]