Jacky He

Jacky He

SRC President

“We shield you from harm. We protect your rights. We fight for justice and equality. Our welcoming staff will dedicate their time to help you overcome your difficulties.”

My name is Jacky He, the 91st President of the University of Students’ Representatives Council (SRC) – the largest governing body of all undergraduate students at the University of Sydney. SRC will be your greatest helper during your time at the University of Sydney, helping you overcome almost all different kinds of difficulties along the way, to ensure that you are mentally healthy, overcoming challenges and will successfully graduate by the end of your study duration. To all the undergraduate students, we are your guardians to success at this University.

At this university, we provide you with the opportunity to learn and unlearn everything: that is, paying good money to learn things for two years and then unlearn things for two years – exciting!

I wish you a very pleasant journey undertaking your degree at the University of Sydney. Studying here will be challenging, but don’t forget: carpe diem.

Latest Reports

David Pink is not happy about $2.3 billion in cuts to higher education funding

So I woke up yesterday to find out that the Education Minister had decided to strip $2.3 billion out of higher education funding. Why has the government decided to initiate the single biggest cut to the university sector since 1996? To fund Gonski. So basically the Federal government’s response to a funding crisis in the […]

David Pink talks about student activism

Wow, what a whirlwind week of activism it’s been. We’ve pulled off a successful two day strike with the NTEU and CPSU. We had a National Day of Action that saw hundreds of students mobilize at UTS and march to Sydney Uni to help build the pickets. We sat down on City Rd and shut […]

David Pink is enraged with the machine

Some of the most vehement smears coming out of Management’s PR machine is that  the NTEU is asking for wage rises above community expectations, and that the University’s offer of a 2% per annum wage increase is a “reasonable” offer. As staff go out on strike for 48 hours this Tuesday and Wednesday, I thought […]

David Pink outlines the reasons for the 48 Hour Strike

A lot of the propaganda that management has been putting forth about the strike has focused on wage claims. I think that this is a distortion. The majority of staff objections to the EBA claims are unrelated to pay. They relate to staff conditions that directly affect our education. I thought I’d reproduce the NTEU’s […]

Positive about the numbers

Well, that was a surprise. We actually shut down the university for a day. It was an undeniable success. Between 300 and 400 people manned the pickets, and we turned away thousands of students and staff from entering the campus. We had an energetic rally of all the pickets at 12 (with 400 people meeting […]