A new Committee has been elected following an Anual General Meeting of our Society. The results of this election are:
Christopher Winter as President
Elias Al Dahan as Treasurer
Jennifer Mills as General Secretary
Will Hayes as Chairman
Elliot Kirkpatrick as Welfare Officer
Olly Scargill as Local Party Representative
Nick Sundin as Postgraduate Officer
Stephen Dawes as Union Whip
Despite the closure of campus midway through, NUSU elections have been successful. As usual our political wing has been active in this process, for the first time however, the 1963 Committee asked candidates to stand directly rather than simply supporting those that do. This is part of a broader policy shift towards a party style ethos of standing a candidate in every election regardless of the chances of success.
This year’s inaugural pint and policy freshers' mixer has provided the society with a number of avenues to explore regarding nationalisation of public services, Arming the police, the death penalty and the governments new proposed deal with the EU.