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Could you be our next VP Education and Democracy?

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Nominations open today in our by-election to find the next VP Education and Democracy! Make sure to put your name forward if you’d like to lead on all things Education and Democracy at SUSU and make positive change for students across the University.

Remember, no previous experience or volunteering with SUSU is required – all you need is passion for representing students and ideas of what you’d like to achieve in your year.

The role is open to all students whether you are Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught or Research. If you’re looking for the next step after your studies, anyone who … Read the rest

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Update on our Sabb team 2020-21

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On Wednesday 01 July, the new Sabbatical Officer team will take office for the academic year 2020/21. However, we have unfortunately been made aware recently that the student elected to the role of VP Education & Democracy will be unable to fulfil the requirements of the role because of their particular visa restrictions.

We will, therefore, be holding a by-election for the role of VP Education & Democracy, which will open on Monday 29 June.

Due to the need to elect someone to this key role as quickly as possible, nominations will be open until Thursday 09 July, and voting … Read the rest

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Academic Elections: Nominations Now Open

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Could you be our next VP Education and Democracy or a Faculty Officer? Nominations in our Academic Elections are now open, so this is your chance to put your name forward!

Find out more and nominate yourself for one of these roles here:
Nominations are open until Friday 13 March at 13:00.

VP Education and Democracy

This role is a paid, full-time opportunity and the main priorities are:

Represent Students’ Academic Interests

  • Lead and support the Undergraduate academic representation structure
  • Provide representation for all Postgraduate students, including leading the Postgraduate Committee and the Postgraduate Research Faculty Reps
  • Work
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Spring Elections: Voting Now Open!

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Voting in Our Spring Elections is open Wednesday 04 March, 09:00 – Friday 06 March, 16:00. This is your chance to say who should be our next Sabbatical and Student Officers and represent you!


Make sure you take a look at all the candidates’ key points and why they think you should vote for them here: Spring Elections Candidates

Wondering why you should vote? We’ve got a few reasons why…

  • Whoever wins represents you – yes, you! Our Sabbatical and Student Officers are here to represent all students at Southampton.
  • Candidate key points often go from idea
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SUSU Elections 2020 – Less than 24 hours to make change

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There are less than 24 hours to go until nominations close in the SUSU Elections 2020!

What would you change about student life at Southampton? Whether your ideas are big or small, for all students or one community, you could make them happen by becoming a Sabbatical Officer, Student Officer or Leader this Spring Elections.

The Sabbatical roles you can run for are Union President, VP Sports, VP Education and Democracy, VP Activities and VP Welfare and Community. You don’t need any previous experience of volunteering with SUSU or a similar role, and you’ll receive training … Read the rest

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Nominations in our Autumn Elections Now Open

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(…and close at 16:00 on Friday 11 October).

No, not that election… its SUSU Autumn Elections time!
You can nominate yourself here.

Every year we run three elections and in our Autumn Elections we elect over 400 student volunteers. Over 20 roles are open for nomination, including:

Course Reps

Postgraduate Taught Reps

Union Senators

As well as:

WSA Creative and Careers Rep
WSA Social Rep
WSA Officer
Media Officer
NOCS Officer
Women Officer
Student Trustee
Art School President
Biological Sciences School President
BM School President
Engineering School President
Humanities President
Physics and Astronomy School President
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MedSoc Committee Elections Now Live

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You can nominate yourself for a role on the MedSoc committee today!

MedSoc is the student body for medical students here to represent you. The entire MedSoc committee is elected on an annual basis. Take a look at the committee and roles available by clicking here.

If you want to find out more information about all of the great things they do, head over to their Facebook page. Read the rest

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Elections: FAQ

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There’s one week to go until nominations for our spring elections close. That’s still plenty of time to nominate yourself or a friend for a role. So what are you waiting for? All your questions are answered right here 👇

1.) How do I nominate myself?

You will need to log in to our website and follow this link. If you have not used our website before, or are a new student starting at Southampton, you do not need to set up a new account. Please use your University credentials; these are the login details for your iSolutions … Read the rest

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Nominations in Spring Elections 2019 now Open

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Do you want to be the voice of students? Do you have ideas about how to improve student life at Southampton and want to make them happen? Nominate yourself in our Spring Elections 2019!

We are recruiting five Sabbatical Officers (listed below). As a Sabbatical Officer you will lead and be the public face of the Union, working on making positive changes, events and campaigns happen.

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Voting now open in Halls Elections 2018

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Voting is now open in our Halls Elections 2018!

Have your say on who you would like to be part of your Halls Committee, to take your feedback to the Students’ Union, plan exciting events and help make life at Halls the very best it can be!

You can also vote for the next members of the WSA Committee, Postgraduate Officers and Reps, and some Faculty Officers.

Cast your vote here:

Voting is open from Friday 23 November at 09:00 to Monday 26 November at 16:00.… Read the rest

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