Tag archive for ‘Democracy’
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By Alice van den Bosch On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
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Voting Turnout…SO what?

Further (and belated) congratulations are in order for the new/old team of Student Officers as they face the year ahead. However, just as fascinating about this year’s election is the vastly increased number of More...

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By Matthew Jaffa On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
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2015 Guild Elections: Why Vote?

It’s finally that time of year: the time of year when we students get to exercise our democratic rights and vote for next year’s SRO. But does anyone really care? What is an SRO? SRO stands for ‘Student More...

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By Atlanta Plowden On Monday, April 8th, 2013
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The LSMedia guide to NUS Annual Conference

Delegates from Students’ Unions across will gather in Sheffield to vote on national policy and elect national officers This week sees the return of the annual National Union of Students’ National Conference, More...

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By Millie Kidson On Monday, October 1st, 2012
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Guild Life forum: live blog

Welcome to our first Life Forum live blog from Guild Life. This week we’ll be debating the election format and hearing from Al Powell of the NUS.  More...

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By Spencer Montagu On Sunday, May 6th, 2012
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Give them enough rope and they’ll hang themselves.

Following last week’s decision to cancel the mayoral debate at the university on the back of LGoS’s complaint, I’ve been questioning whether it was the correct thing to do. Initially I was shocked at what More...