Board of Student Union
Student Union's Board
KOEs board is the most visible part of KOE, and it is responsible for all the daily activities. The board's duty is to execute the guidelines written in the plan of action and make decisions related to practice based on decisions and guidelines given by the representative council. Board follows the events in the field of university of applied sciences locally and nationwide, and also informs raptors and takes a stand on topical issues.
In the board there is a Chairperson, two Campus chairpersons and members of the board. All members are students.
The chairpersons are responsible for the board’s actions, maintain the relations between KOE and the student associations working in campuses, to the school's management, to the municipalities and providence’s influencers and to national stakeholders.
The Student Union KOE’s board works in teams.
The Advocacy team takes care of about the development of students' education, employment, livelihood, and well-being among other things.
The Student Guidance team is responsible for organising and developing the tutoring at LAB University of Applied Sciences.
The Student Life team is responsible for the events organized by KOE and improves the services of the Student Union.
Read more about the activities of our teams below! You can find the members of the board, their areas of responsibility and contact information on the contact information tab.
The Advocacy team’s responsibility is to monitor the interests of LAB University of Applied Sciences students in matters related to studies, quality of education and equality, for example.
We meet different actors both on and off campus and represent students in many different working groups. In addition, coordinating the class representative activities, FSHS things and influencing on a municipal level are within the range of Advocacy teams’ responsibility. We monitor student advocacy also at the national level through our umbrella organization SAMOK.
Big themes in Advocacy during 2022 were for example County elections 2022, FSHS, Campus equality, working groups and parliamentary elections 2023!
Student Guidance Team
The Student Guidance teams job is to organise and develop the tutoring at LAB University of Applied Sciences. We organize the tutor application, tutor trainings and tutor start and we are involved at the orientation weeks guiding the new students.
Student Life Team
The Student Life teams mission is to produce different types of events for all students, develop services related to student well being and community spirit.
Our activities are best seen in large events, such as Aleksanterinkatu Appro and Freshmen parties. We also work closely in cooperation with LAB University of Applied Sciences's student associations and LUT University’s Student Union LTKY. We also organize well-being weeks in cooperation with LAB.
Our goal is to create a communal, open and comfortable study environment for all of our students! KOE is for everybody!