By-Elections 2020: Meet the Candidates!

Posted 2 October 2020
Chance to find out who is running in this year's by-elections, to represent you at Union Council - our student-led decision-making body!

Nominations for this year's by-elections have closed today!

To find out who is in the running for volunteer Part-Time Officer roles this year, see below for your candidates and click on their name to read their manifesto:

Positions to be elected

Councillor for Scrutiny (Inclusivity and Diversity Zone)  

Chiamaka (Michelle) Okere

Councillors for Scrutiny (Education Zone) - 2 positions available 

Grace Burnett;

Alexander (Alex) Dixon;

Joshua (Josh) Scott

Postgraduate Taught Students Officer 

Ovie Enuku

Representative for Women in Sport -

Jennifer (Jenny) Berthelemy;

Shona Drummond

How to Vote

Voting opens at 9am on Monday 5th October 2020, and will close at 12 noon on Friday 9th October.

All voting takes place online at www.hulluniunion.com/votenow - simply log in using your University username and password.

No nominations received

No nominations were received for the following positions. These will be available for students to be co-opted into these roles through Union Council after the close of the by-elections:

Councillors for Scrutiny (Union Development, Activities and Sport Zones); Foundation Students Officer; HYMS Students Officer; Part-Time Students Officer; HYMS Societies Representative; Representative for International Students in Sport; Representative for Disabilties in Sports.

If you are interested in filling any of these roles, please email [email protected] in the first instance.

Find out more

If you'd like to learn more about our elections, please contact Nicole or Elise on [email protected] 

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