Tag Archive > Democracy

Spaces, Prices and Maps

» 18 June 2014 » No Comments

Over the course of this year, we’ve been trying to collate a whole host of information that is going to be useful for students, all our student groups as well as external partners which we work with. We’ve now handily got this on one webpage which you can find here! This resource contains loads of useful […]

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Your next VP Student Communities!

» 13 June 2014 » No Comments

Over the past week we’ve been holding our by-election for VP Student Communities after the decision of Oli Coles to not take up his second term next year. Running right at the end of term isn’t easy, but we had 8 excellent candidates nominate themselves and step forward to run for this position. The remit […]

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What even is Union Council?

» 12 June 2014 » No Comments

Good question! Union Council is the place to have your say about what SUSU does and how it does it. Council holds your elected officers to account for what they’re up to, and sets the direction for SUSU (through policy). It’s the highest decision-making body and decides what goes on in your Union. Council meets […]

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Share Your History!

» 17 May 2014 » No Comments

SUSU has been in existence since 1903 – we hold minute books from the very first Societies Committee that over one hundred years ago decided funding for the £36 that was applied for! Over the past 111 years, we’ve obviously had an illustrious history and we want to celebrate this more visually. We’ve started project […]

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Summer Elections Results

» 15 May 2014 » No Comments

Over the past few week we’ve been running our Summer Elections. This includes elections for Academic President and Union Council Chair, as well as by-elections for Union Councillor and Student Leader. Lots of you have been out campaigning and we recieved over 1,100 votes in total! Without further ado, here are the winners: Chair of […]

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AGM Ideas – The Final Ranking

» 06 May 2014 » No Comments

We had hundreds of you vote for over 30 ideas that were submitted by students to be considered for discussion at the AGM on Wednesday 14th May. It’s been great to see such a variety of topics brought forward and voted on by so many people. Without further ado, here is the order of rankings. […]

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Rank your AGM Ideas!

» 30 April 2014 » No Comments

We’ve had a stunning response to our call for ideas for discussion at the SUSU Annual General Meeting on Wed 14th May – we’ve had almost 30 different suggestions come in! You can now rank which ideas  you’d most like to see discussed, and we’ll then work with students to turn the most popular ideas […]

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MAY-ke Your Voice Heard!

» 24 April 2014 » 1 Comment

As we come towards the end of the academic year, there are loads of opportunities to review how the year has gone so far, celebrate the successes that you’ve all had, and for those of you still around next year, run and votes for those you want to lead the Union and beyond! A lot […]

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Democracy in Action!

» 28 March 2014 » 1 Comment

Union Council is the place to have your say about what SUSU does and how it does it. Council holds your elected officers to account for what they’re up to, and sets the direction for SUSU. It’s the highest decision-making body and decides what goes on in your Union. Council meets once a month during […]

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Coverage of Elections

» 16 February 2014 » No Comments

Elections are one of the busiest and most exciting times in the calendar with so many exciting events and campaigns going on throughout February. Many of you will experience the elections, but won’t be able to catch everything that’s going on. Luckily, SUSUtv, Surge and the Wessex Scene are all going to be providing extensive […]

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