Tag Archive > Student Leaders

Want A Better Student Life? A Better SUSU? Then Run For A Union Council Position

» 03 October 2011 » No Comments

Hey, Union Council has changed and it is time to elect its new membership. I’m writing this to explain a bit more about what Union Council is, what positions are available, and how to join. What is Union Council? Union Council is one of the highest decision making bodies within SUSU. That means to a […]

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Union Council: How do we fix it?

» 14 April 2011 » 9 Comments

Hello all, One of my manifesto pledges emphasised the importance and accessibility of Union Council to the Student population. For many years now we have seen very similar problems with Council and as President I don’t think there has been a single Council where many students have left feeling frustrated with process. We have problems […]

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Get involved in an exciting opportunity at SUSU – Become a Student Leader!

» 16 March 2011 » 7 Comments

After Union Council endorsement earlier this week, the Executive Review has now come to a close and the new exciting team of Student Leaders are ready to be elected. Some of the Student Leaders will now be elected before Easter – With every student having the opportunity to vote on the positions. One of the […]

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Exec Review: Final Proposal to come to Monday’s Council

» 09 March 2011 » 2 Comments

This Saturday, the Exec team sat down post Elections to discuss the motion to take to council regarding Student Leaders. We took comments from the box placed on the concourse, from the open forum, from the last Union Council, and from discussions at each standing committee. Armed with this information, there was a clear trend […]

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Executive Role Review: How can we elect any of our Officers?

» 14 February 2011 » 1 Comment

So…How can we elect any of our officers at the Students’ Union?  The Review team has had a look at the different methods of elections currently used in the Union and those available to us moving forward. These could be possible ways we could elect the Student leaders, please add your comments and thoughts as to […]

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Executive Role Review: Which Student Leaders work with which Sabbs?

» 14 February 2011 » No Comments

  In developing the Student Leader Roles, the review team looked at who each Sabbatical Officer would be working with to achieve their remit.  That approach was a key driver in arriving at the Student Leaders.  The list below shows the teams. One expectation is that these 6 teams would replace the single Executive Committee and […]

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Executive Role Review: What is the job of a Student Leader?

» 14 February 2011 » No Comments

Okay….So what is the job of a Student Leader? The new Standing Order for Student Leaders which was approved by Union Council has created a generic set of job roles.  These are basically the old Executive Officer responsibilities with trustee duties and Executive Committee duties removed. General  1.       Student Leaders shall normally hold office from […]

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