Following the completion of the Student Council elections that took place between the 1st and 14th of November 2016 at the Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU), a handover ceremony took place at the Social and Cultural Activities Directorate. Former student council members were presented with plaques of appreciation and new members were introduced to public.
Present at the ceremony was EMU Vice Rector for Student Affairs Prof. Dr. M. Yaşar Özden, Rector’s Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Arif Akkeleş, deans, department chairs, academic staff members and students.
During the ceremony a speech was given by new Student Council Chair Mustafa Öner Batmancı who noted that the Student Council would act as a bridge between students, academic staff and university management during the 2016-2017 Academic Year, vowing to do their very best throughout their period of service.
Meanwhile, Prof. Dr. Özden wished the new members of the council the best of luck going to on to wish everyone a good academic year. After the speeches, Prof. Dr. Özden handed former Student Council members their plaques of appreciation.
Names of the members of the 2016 – 2017 Academic Year Student Council are as follows: Mustafa Öner Batmacı (Chair), Ali Berk Makaracı (Vice Chair), Furkan Demirhan (General Secretary), Eyüp Tolga Kasal (Financial Affairs), Mouath Issam Mohammad Abu Senenh (member), İbrahim Aslan (member), Arda Özden (member), Elif Nur Ayanoğlu (member), Emre Demirören (member), Özdemir Onur Süer (member), Burak Toklu (member), Buse Ataoğlu (member) and Meer Kako Kareem (Foreign Student Representative).