“Mels is an enthusiastic student. He is 20 years old and is a second year law student. He loves reading, playing the piano and sports, in addition he can cook well. Mels is also an active student, he is a member of S.S.R. N.U. and he is an aspiring member of the philosophical dispute P.h.A.E.D.O. Mels is also active in the Young Democrats of D66, where he finds sociability and depth.
Mels would like to be in the University Council, because he wants to work in politics later on. He also wants to be on the council because he wants to do his bit for the University of Utrecht. Mels wants to see more attention paid to student welfare, for example that something is done about the long waiting lists for the student psychologist. Mels also wants the university to work harder on sustainability, for example by switching to a sustainable bank and adjusting the catering.”