Liam champions the student voice for teams, clubs, and societies. He supports and facilitates fundraising and volunteering opportunities and is committed to actively encouraging student engagement.

Currently working on:

*Setting up a bursary scheme for Societies and Clubs to allow them to access more funding.

*Providing Mental health training for all society/club committees and sports captains.

*Developing Newport campus activities.




Liam Powell
VP Student Activities

Liam is a History graduate, currently completing his MA (Res) in History. Whilst studying, Liam was the Chair of the Gaming and E-sports society and Co-Chair of the Labour Society. Liam loved his time at USW and is excited to give something back to the University community. 



  • Bursary scheme for Societies and Clubs.
  • Mental Health training for Committees and Team captains.
  • Promotion and support for disabled sports.


 "I love that the Union isn't just a place for students to meet friends and socialise, it's a place that students can get support when they need it. The Union is a voice for students, and I think that's amazing." 


   Liam works from the Cardiff, Newport and Treforest SU Offices, drop in and say hello or send a quick message to arrange a meeting