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Students' Unions Are Political, Whether You Like It or Not

Jamie Green | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jamie Green

In my two years as a sabbatical officer I've spent lots of time debating issues and ideas. One that keeps arising time and time again (particularly around election time I might add) is that of the Students' Union being 'Political' - for some this makes sense, for others taking stances this is divisive or unrepresentative. I think that either way your Union is political and I'd like to say why.

Housing Is the Path to Renewed Students' Union Relevance

Bart Williams | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Bart Williams

Students' Unions need to devise long term plans, which elected individuals can champion, but are essentially run and managed by the longer term 'backroom machine' of the SU. Only then will we start seeing real, organised change in Students' Unions.

Advert Promising Students 'You're Going To Get Laid' Is Banned

PA | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Organisers of a student club night have been rapped by the advertising watchdog for promising freshers they could "get laid" every Tuesday. The Eat...