Senior Student

Senior Student: Pippa Prevost-Jones

The Senior Student is the head of the JCR and has three main duties – first, they lead and support theExecutive Committee, the group that is responsible for the day-to-day running of all partsof the JCR. Secondly, the Senior Student represents the undergraduate body of Castle within University College to groups such as the MCR, the SCR, College Office, College Council or Durham Castle Society. 

Thirdly and finally, the Senior Student ensures that the views of the JCR are heard by the Durham Students’ Union and the University, as well as being the face of the JCR to those outside the Durham University community.

(More information can be found in the Standing Orders, VI.6, p.9)

Hello! My name is Pippa and I will be Castle’s 2017-2018 Senior Student. I’m a finalist Law (LLB) student from Hertfordshire/Canada. My main interests outside of college are Netball, art, music and cooking. Please feel free to send me an email with any questions and to say hello around college, I’m always up for a chat! 

If you need me for anything at all, you can reach me at or, or on Facebook, and I should reply within 24 hours. I look forward to hearing from you!