Event Description

Candidate Briefing

Forum Exploration Lab 2
31/01/2020 17:30

The candidate briefing for all candidates for full-time Officer posts in the 2020 elections.

This meeting is compulsory for all candidates for

  1. AU President,
  2. Guild President,
  3. VP Activities,
  4. VP Education,
  5. VP Welfare and Diversity and
  6. VP Postgraduate.

Candidates for part-time roles are advised not to attend, since the information given will be specific for full-time officer candidates. There is an all-day drop-in to cover the same topics on Monday 3 February.

This briefing will cover:

  1. Purpose of Elections
  2. Why elected officers?
  3. Thinking about your manifesto and campaign
  4. Workshop information
  5. Diversity and the University Community
  6. Campaigning basics
  7. Voters
  8. Campaign Teams
  9. Rules
  10. Budgets
  11. Complaints
  12. Union staff roles in the election




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