10 Ways You Know It's Student Election Season 11/02/2014 08:36 Doug Bolton The Huffington Post UK You Know It's Election Time When... You Know It's Election Time When... 1 of 10 You gain a few pounds from eating free sweets all day. Let's be honest, no-one really cares that much about candidates' policies or beliefs - it's the quality and amount of free sweets that win elections. One candidate for President at the University of Liverpool offered free licorice to prospective voters and was chased off campus by angry students, so be careful. Share this slide: Destinys Agent/Flickr More: Politics Presidential Election Student News Student Politics Student Unions Suggested For You by Gravity FOLLOW YOUNG VOICES facebook twitter Suggest a correction GET THE NEWSLETTER Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. CONVERSATIONS FOLLOW HUFFPOST HuffPost UK Young Voices HuffPost UK Young Voices HuffingtonPostUK Available on the App Store Android App on Google Play Get it at Blackberry App World HUFFPOST NEWSLETTERS Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn More.