YUSU Elections 2017

Elections News

Alex Urquhart elected York Students’ Union President

Ex-Derwent chair Alex Urqhuart has been elected as York’s new Student President. The Presidential race had a late twist when…

YUSU Elections Results Night 2017: As it Happened

The results of YUSU Elections 2017 live from Hendrix Hall

YUSU Elections Debate Night – Full Report

The evening kicked off with short speeches from the two hosts, Scott Dawson (himself a former Community and Well-Being Officer)…

Full-Time Officer Debate Night – As It Happened

Live coverage of Full-Time Officer Debate Night for YUSU Elections 2017

YUSU candidates announced as campaigning commences

The candidates running for Full and Part-Time Officer positions in 2017’s YUSU Elections have been announced. With an overall total…

Elections Comment

Battle of the colleges: who’s got the BNOCs

In YUSU elections, some colleges are more equal than others, reveals Michael Mokrysz

Freshers need more from their Union

First year Jan de Boer highlights why more and more freshers are disengaged with YUSU

Career politicians remain YUSU’s staple diet

Finn Judge calls into question the role of YUSU in promoting careers over issues and representation

What have the elections ever done for us?

Jack Davies questions whether the YUSU democratic process is worth all the fuss, let alone the egomania

YUSU Elections: The Issues

With online campaigning officially underway, we take an irreverent look at the battleground issues that could make (or break) a…

Elections Timetable

URY Candidate Interview Night – Monday Week 6 (13 Feb) at 7pm

Full-Time Officers Debate & Voting Opens – Friday Week 6 (17 Feb) at 7.30pm

Campaigning Opens – Monday Week 7 (20 Feb) at 9am

Campaigning & Voting Closes – Friday Week 7 (24 Feb) at 5pm

Results Night Party – Saturday Week 7 (25 Feb) at 7.30pm

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