Recently, a Media Chat was had with the Student Union President of Tai Solarin University of Education, Com. Makanjuola Wasiu aka Atiku following the allegations that has being coming up from the students, stating that the president has turned a deaf hear on some issues on campus.
The president started by telling us what he has achieved so far and why he was silence on some issues, like the issue of 3 carry over no teaching practice etc.
The President started after the brief introduction of the two present media (Aristocrat & Owlmedia) made an insight of what the media chat was about…
‘Well, thank you all for this time to give a report of the journey so far…..We have really come a long way and sincerely my regime is over-due in office of which we have tried all we could and will continue to try until we get what we want from the management. The quickly run a brief on the achievement which his regime has been able to accomplish so far, with the help of God he said.
-Eradication of one carry over no teaching Practice for the 2014/2015 set
-Examination follow up making sure that students sat for the exams without delay
-The extension of green file submission for both 100level students and those in 200-300 who had delay in submitting their files,
-Completion of the Student Unions’ hostels,
-Welfare services and so on.
REHABILITATION TEAM Led by Atiku Achievement
These were the things he talked about having achieved during his tenure also stating that there had been other issues that he is still fighting for, like the next regime how the election will take place having met with the Vice Chancellor Prof. Obilade Oluyemisi with the ITEC chairman Hon. Toyin Durosomo and other executives where she promised after the long conversation and argument from both side that everything will be fixed for the election to hold before the end of October or early November.
The President also mentioned issues on the current 400level students who have 3carry Overs that have not started their teaching practice that they should be patient that their case is still on discussion as to how it would be solved, he further elucidates that the 3 carry over for a student to add to his unit will result to an excess unit, which will later results to an extra year. But he emphasized that those people who had a missing scores but lower carry over can still go for the Teaching Practice, what they need to do is to direct a letter to the office Directorate of Academic Planning Quality Assurance and Research DAPQAR stating they had a missing score for thorough research within two weeks the will be allowed for Teaching Practice. The office opposite admission office.
He also mentioned that the Student Affairs Unit is meant for students to lodge their complains on what so ever issues or challenges they may have so far since that is the the reason for the student Affairs Officers are put in place.
He equally advice the students not to keep to themselves any issues concerning their academics. But to inform their college Vice President for it to be collated and it shall be treated accordingly.