Student Elections 2019

The stagnant state of student politics

Used in countries such as India, Venezuela and Brazil, online voting has long been cited as a potential cure for our ailing voter participation in the UK. Yet if the recent University of Edinburgh Students’ Association elections are anything to go...

Students should engage with the upcoming elections

To many students, the Edinburgh University Students’ Association elections are nothing to write home about. Each year, a handful of members of the student body go head-to-head for the chance to win one of the positions on offer. However, the...

VP Education candidate: Morag Donnachie

The Student contacted VP Education candidate Morag regarding her campaign and manifesto. To read Morag’s manifesto, click here. Why did you choose to run for this position? Honestly, I thought I could make a difference. What are your thoughts...

VP Education candidate: Dominic Fuge

The Student contacted VP Education candidate Dominic regarding his campaign and manifesto. To read Dominic’s manifesto, click here. What experience do you have that would be pertinent to this role? I recently graduated from Durham University...

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