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06
Mar

Voting Now Open in Spring Elections! Here’s How to Vote

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Voting is open NOW in our Spring Elections, so make sure you know the process to vote for your preferred candidates!

Voting is open from Wednesday 06 March at 09:00 – Friday 08 March at 16:00.

Step 1: Visit bit.ly/susu_vote

Step 2: Login using your University login details

Step 3: Read candidates key points, then vote for your preferred candidates, putting your favourite at number 1, your next preferred candidate at number 2, etc.

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06
Mar

Candidate Spotlight: VP Welfare and Community

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Meet our candidates for the Sabbatical Officer role of VP Welfare and Community on the Redbrick TODAY from 12:00 – 13:15. This is chance to ask them any questions you have on their key points and why you should vote for them.

The responsibilities of VP Welfare and Community include leading on student welfare leading on equality and diversity within the Union, and leading on Welfare and Community campaigns. They will oversee our International, LGBT+, Womens, BAME, Disabilities and Wellbeing Officers. You can read the full job description here: Vice President Welfare and Community.

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05
Mar

Candidate Spotlight: VP Education and Democracy

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Meet our candidates for the Sabbatical Officer role of VP Education and Democracy on the Redbrick TODAY from 11:30 – 13:00. This is chance to ask them any questions you have on their key points and why you should vote for them.

The responsibilities of VP Education and Democracy include representing students’ academic interests, ensuring students have a voice at the University and leading on Union Democracy. They will oversee Faculty Officers, our Joint Honours Officer, PGT and PGR Officers and Faculty Reps. You can read the full job description here: Vice President Education and Democracy.

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04
Mar

Candidate Spotlight: VP Activities

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Meet our candidates for the Sabbatical Officer role of VP Activities on the Concourse of Building 42 TODAY from 12:00 – 13:00. This is chance to ask them any questions you have on their key points and why you should vote for them.

The responsibilities of VP Activities include representing club and society interests, supporting all affiliated societies, and improving the student experience at Southampton. They will oversee Performing Arts, Media groups, volunteering, fundraising and enterprise. You can read the full job description here: Vice President Activities.

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01
Mar

Who should receive an Academic Award this year?

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This year our annual Academic Awards will be held on Thursday 09 May 2019 at the Students’ Union. These awards are a chance to celebrate anyone who has gone above and beyond in the academic side of student life this year.

Who do you think deserves one of our awards this year?

Maybe it’s a lecturer who gave an inspiring talk or went the extra mile to support your faculty? Perhaps your course has improved this year as a result of the fantastic work by one of your Academic Reps?

This year’s award categories are:

Best SUSU Academic RepresentativeRead the rest

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01
Mar

Grad Ball theme – we have a winner!

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Last week we ran a vote on which theme you’d like Grad Ball 2019 to be, and the winner is….

The Great Gatsby!

The means plenty of 1920’s glitz, glamour, sequins and cocktails galore! 

Out of nearly 800 responses, The Great Gatsby won 50% of the vote.

You also told us you don’t want a celebrity DJ, but you do want a Professional DJ, live music and a photo opportunity. Good news – you’ll get all this and more to enjoy on the night!

Tickets

Tickets will be on sale from Monday 11 March from the Box Office.

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