I am John Fortune and i am the WITSU President for this year. I am delighted to welcome every new student to the institute, but also to welcome back everyone. I hope that everyone enjoys their time here in WIT, it really does fly by. It is a whirlwind with ups and downs, so make sure to enjoy every minute of your time as a student in WIT, but to also take time out and check in both with yourself and with your friends from school.
VP for Welfare
My name is Paula Rochford and I’m delighted to say that I have been elected as your Welfare Officer for the coming academic year. Firstly, I want to say welcome to all Freshers and International students, this is going to be an amazing experience for you so enjoy every minute. To all returning students I want to wish you the best of luck in the upcoming year and you should be so proud of yourself for getting this far.
Mature Student Officer
My name is Jennifer Duggan, I am a final year psychology student here at WIT. I would like to begin by wishing all our returning students a warm welcome back and express how much I am looking forward to meeting this years incoming ones. I am delighted to be your Mature Student Officer for the coming year and look forward to representing you in our Students’ Union.
My name is Hannah Nash and I am so honored to be this years International
Officer. I am a final year Exercise and Health Studies student from Dublin, and a
former health science convenor and class rep. Moving to a new country to go to
college can be an incredibly scary thing, though myself and the rest of the
students union is here to help in every way that we can!