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23
Mar

Joint statement on the elections by the Students’ Union and Henry Hill

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Following a decision by the independent Returning Officer, which was confirmed by Union Senate, Henry Hill was disqualified from the Spring Elections 2019 earlier in March.

There has been a lot of student feedback around this decision. This joint statement is intended to make clear the position of both Henry Hill and the Students’ Union, as well as confirming the next steps.

Henry accepts that he overspent on his campaign, and therefore broke the By-Law, which resulted in his disqualification. He does not believe that all the other evidence submitted to Union Senate was entirely clear and accurate, especially regarding … Read the rest

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08
Mar

Spring Elections 2019: The Results Are In!

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Thank you to everyone who voted in our Spring Elections 2019. We had an brilliant turnout this year, with 4,323 of you turning out to vote, making up a total of 27,132 individual votes. That works out at 21% of the student population having their say.

You can view the voting statistics here and a breakdown of the results here

Without further ado, here are the results…

Sabbatical Officers

Union President – Emily Harrison with 1826 votes

Vice President Education and Democracy – Joanne Lisney with 1309 votes

Vice President Welfare and Community – Laura ‘Elizabeth’ Barr with 1315 votesRead the rest

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08
Mar

Candidate Spotlight: Union President

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Meet our candidates for the Sabbatical Officer role of Union President on the Redbrick 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 Union President include leading the Union, ensuring there’s a Union presence at all our sites, and creating a more sustainable environment. They will oversee all our sites officers, our Halls Officer and Sustainability Officer. You can read the full job description here: Union President.

Voting is NOW OPEN in our Spring Elections! You have until Friday 08 Read the rest

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07
Mar

Candidate Spotlight: VP Sports

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Meet our candidate for the Sabbatical Officer role of VP Sports on the Redbrick 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 Sport include leading the Athletic Union, developing sport performance and encouraging participation in Sport. They will oversee our Athletic Union, Sports Participation and Intramural Officers. You can read the full job description here: Vice President Sports.

Voting is NOW OPEN in our Spring Elections! You have until Friday 08 March at 16:00 to have your say: Read the rest

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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.

VP Activities is a new role for 2019/20, so take a look … Read the rest

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28
Feb

Spring Elections – what’s coming up?

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Our candidates in Spring Elections are currently campaigning for your votes!

You can meet all our candidates and find out why they think you should vote for them here: Spring Elections Meet the Candidates

Find out more about our Spring Elections here: Spring Elections 2019

Take a look at the next key Elections dates for your diaries below…

VP Activities Candidate Spotlight: Monday 04 March, 12:00 – 13:00, The Redbrick, Highfield Campus
Meet our candidates for VP Activities and ask them your questions.

VP Education and Democracy Candidate Spotlight: Tuesday 05 March, 12:00 – 13:00, The Redbrick, Highfield Campus
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18
Feb

Meet the Candidates in our Spring Elections 2019

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We are pleased to announce the candidates for our 2019 Sabbatical and Student Officer roles! Take a look at the full list below, and read why you should vote for them over at susu.org/representation/elections-candidates

You can also ask our candidates questions at: susu.org/elections/spring-2019/questions

Union President

George Fairweather
Emily Harrison
Henry Hill
Nikhil Mukherjee
Henry Oliver-Edwards
Aaron Page

VP Activities

Corin Holloway
Abigail Mustard
Fiona Sutherland

VP Education and Democracy

Sebastian Graves-Read
Jessica Harding
Evelyn Hayes
Joanne Lisney

VP Welfare and Community

Laura Barr
George Hart
Daphne Li
Fleur MacInnes

VP Sports

Olivia Reed

WSA Welfare Officer
Sarah Willcocks

Student TrusteeRead the rest

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