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Student Rep Elections (Oct 2021)

Semester One Student Rep Elections - Student Officers, School Representatives and Student Councillors.

The polls have closed.

Student Officer Postgraduate

The Vice-President Postgraduate (Full-Time, Paid):

  • Represents postgraduate students to the University to make sure that their education meets their expectations
  • Works with School & Course Reps to make sure that postgraduate students' voices are heard
  • Supports a sense of postgraduate community in Queen’s

Full Role Description

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    Abraham Wilson Manifesto

    Your Voice is My Voice. Vote for Abraham!

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Part-Time - Environmental Officer

The Environmental Officer (Voluntary, Unpaid):

  • Is the leading student voice on environmental and ethical trading issues
  • Campaigns on environmental and ethical trading issues
  • Encourages students to become more involved in environmental and ethical trading activities

Full Role Description

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    Aidan Moran Manifesto

    Radical change does not come from individuals in meetings. Radical change comes from mass movements working together to struggle for a better future. I will empower students to campaign against Carbon Emissions and fight for a Green New Deal. The time for radical change is NOW!

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    Jack Powell Manifesto

    Let's stop the jargon & spin - Let's prove that students voices MUST be heard - Let's make positive changes for us ALL & for future students. After all, aren't we learning to become leaders? Let's lead the charge!

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    Sheetal Sahu

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    Arva .

    Let’s Unite to Save the Earth!

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    Jie Fang

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    Dariya Mariya Petryshyn Manifesto

    Green is good. A vote for Dariya is a vote for a greener campus!

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    Nouman Qadir

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    Sanyukta Pallavi

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Part-Time - Postgraduate Research Officer

The Postgraduate Research Officer:

Is the voice of postgraduate research students in the Union, University and beyond

Campaigns on issues of importance to postgraduate research students

Encourages postgraduate research students to become more involved in the Union

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    Gulnahar Begum

    Let your voices be heard, let your issues be solved!

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Part-Time - Postgraduate Taught Officer

The Postgraduate Taught Officer:

Is the voice of postgraduate taught students in the Union, University and beyond

Campaigns on issues of importance to postgraduate taught students

Encourages postgraduate taught students to become more involved in the Union

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    Sushmitha Balesh Manifesto

    Being part of one of the most challenging postgraduate programs demands a lot of effort. There may be times when we need someone to talk, console, motivate or just listen to us. I want to be there for you as a go-to person no matter what the concern is.

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    Karthik Ravichandran Manifesto

    Understand, Evaluate and Work towards betterment of society and for a cause. Every optimistic steps taken forward will be a global solution you provide.

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    Suhani Puneet Abrol Manifesto

    Putting a plan in action to assure your satisfaction

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    Emilie Hines Manifesto

    More Funding, More Consideration, More Mental Health Awareness!

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    Samit Raj Shilakar

    We grow together with Diversity and Inclusion.

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    Paras Saini

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    Vidyashree Hiremath .

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    Jamie Lukas Campbell

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    Karttikeya Hora Manifesto

    We like Karttikeya yes, we do! we’ll vote for him and so should you!

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    Sneha Renukamurthy

    I win, you win. Keep calm and vote for Sneha to represent you. University is an experience in itself, hence it is important that you make the most of it. Make your voice heard because together we can do more and we can do better.

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Part-Time - Trans Students' Officer

The Trans Students’ Officer (Voluntary, Unpaid):

  • Is the voice of Trans students in the Union, University and beyond
  • Campaigns on issues of importance to Trans students
  • Encourages Trans students to become more involved in the Union
  • Highlights instances of discrimination in Queen’s if these occur

Full Role Description

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      Avery Johnston Manifesto

      Queen's Needs to Treat its Trans Students Better

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    Students' Union Council - AHSS Representative (Undergraduate)

    Representatives of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences on the Students' Union Council.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also makes sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Emma Buckley

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      Eimear Willett

      As an student of International Politics, I understand the importance of representation. A vote for me means a strong voice at student council advocating for and representing issues such as abortion and women’s rights, climate change, mental health, LGBTQ+ rights, disability rights and much more.

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      Jenny Steele

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      Matthew Taylor Manifesto

      Ensuring QUB's Mental Health Strategy is fully implemented, funded and suits the needs of ALL students.

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      Ryley Lopushinsky

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      Rachel Hasson

      Representing your voice for feminism, disability, mental health and the environment. Make your voice heard and be the change you want to see!

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      Ryan McGuigan

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      Jess Crisp Manifesto

      Vote Jess for equal opportunities.

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      Bryony Tunney

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      Yasmin Gorman

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      Jie Fang

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      Miah Lynch

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    Students' Union Council - EPS Representative (Undergraduate)

    Representatives of Engineering and Physical Sciences on the Students' Union Council.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also make sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Ryan Rogan Manifesto

      Fighting for Accessible and Affordable Education

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      Alina MacKenzie

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      Rebecca Smyth

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      Joseph Scott Manifesto

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      Huda Al Baqali

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      Caoimhe OHare

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      Tiarnan Smyth

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    Students' Union Council - MHLS Representative (Undergraduate)

    Representatives of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences on the Students' Union Council.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also make sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Gitanjali Poobalan

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      Kit Penlington

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      Rebekah Carton

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      Jacob Kyle

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    Students' Union Council - Postgraduate Representative

    Representatives of Postgraduate Students on the Students' Union Council.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also make sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Matthew McCallion

      PhD Researcher at QUB School of Law. Practising Barrister. SU Council member 2014-2019. Ex-Deputy Speaker. Ex-Teaching Assistant. Interests include Disability rights, Postgraduate issues, Council rules and procedures, Clubs and societies, Holding officers to account, Improving the lives of all students across QUB, and the Oxford comma.

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      Karthik Ravichandran Manifesto

      Understand, Evaluate and Work towards betterment of society and for a cause. Every optimistic steps taken forward will be a global solution you provide.

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      Thea Mawhinney

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      Ashly Cronin McCartney

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      Nouman Qadir

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      Gulnahar Begum

      Let your voices be heard, let your issues be solved.

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      Brendan Loughran

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      Vidyashree Hiremath . Manifesto

      Some people are worth voting for, Let's bring the change .

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      Samit Raj Shilakar

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      Hannah Weir

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      Beatrice Titcombe

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      Sushmitha Balesh Manifesto

      Being part of one of the most challenging postgraduate programs demands a lot of effort. There may be times when we need someone to talk, console, motivate or just listen to us. I want to be there for you as a go-to person no matter what the concern is.

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      Jack Powell Manifesto

      I still have more that needs to get done!

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      Lauren Mallon Manifesto

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      Owain Phillips

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      Becca Stuttard Manifesto

      Better with Becca!

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      Jamie Lukas Campbell

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      Matthew Charlwood

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      Emma Rooney

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    Students' Union Council - All Student Representative

    Representatives elected by all students to the Students' Union Council.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also make sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Astrid Rudjord Manifesto

      Vote for a progressive and radical voice in the Student Council-Vótáil ar son guth forásach agus radacach sa Comhairle na Mac Léinn.

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      Leyla Dalkic

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      Siddhesh Palav

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      Lauren Murphy

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      Paul Hannaway

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      Seána Marie Clarkin

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      Suhani Puneet Abrol Manifesto

      I’m kind and fair so vote for me and I will care!

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      Jay Radcliffe Manifesto

      The only way is Jay!

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      Rowan Fitton Manifesto

      A Voice for Clubs and Societies! A Voice for Student Opportunities!

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      Molly Quinn Manifesto

      Feel like you should have a say? Vote Molly today!

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      Shay Eagers

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    Students' Union Council - All First Year Representative

    Representatives of First-Year Students on the Students' Union Council.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also makes sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Naomi Tully

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      Adam Wilson

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      Kelan O'Kane

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      Joel Hartley

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      Rachel Toner

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      Daniel Neill

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    Students' Union Council - International Student Representative (including INTO)

    Representatives of International Students on the Students' Union Council.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also make sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Daniel Orjuela Vargas

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      Ci Wen Chung Manifesto

      Together, we stand strong!

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      Rand Said

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      Hnin Oo Wai

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      Keerttiga Ravi

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      Dariya Mariya Petryshyn Manifesto

      As Shawn Mendes would say, There’s nothin’ holdin’ you back from voting for Dariya!

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      Vinayak Naik

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      Sneha Renukamurthy Manifesto

      I win, you win. Keep calm and vote for Sneha to represent you. University can be an exciting yet daunting experience. But don't get lost along the way. Make your voice heard because together we can do more and do better.

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      Botaguzi Aleimasi

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      Aida Kamilia Binti Roslan

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    Students' Union Council - Queen's Accommodation

    Representatives of Students in Queen's Accommodation.

    Student Council is the main decision-making forum of the Students’ Union. It decides what the Students' Union should be working on, what position we take on local and global issues and also makes sure that the Student Officers are working hard to make the changes you want to happen.

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      Matthew McCallion

      PhD Researcher at QUB School of Law. Practising Barrister. SU Council member 2014-2019. Ex-Deputy Speaker. Interests include Disability rights, Postgraduate issues, Council rules and procedures, Clubs and societies, Holding officers to account, Improving the lives of all students across QUB, and the Oxford comma.

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      Naomi Tully

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      Jie Fang

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    Postgraduate School Rep - Institute of Professional Legal Studies (IPLS)

    PG School Rep for Institute of Professional Legal Studues (IPLS)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - Institute of Theology (ITHEO)

    PG School Rep for Institute of Theology (ITHEO)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - Queen's Management School (SMGT)

    PG School Rep for Queen's Management School (SMGT)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Arts, English and Languages (SAEL)

    PG School Rep for School of Arts, English and Languages (SAEL)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Biological Sciences (SBIO)

    PG School Rep for School of Biological Sciences (SBIO)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Ashly Cronin McCartney

      If elected to the SU Council I plan to be a strong pro-choice and environmental activist. Who will be representative of all students but particularly for postgraduates and students from the school of biological sciences.

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      Meghan-Louise Meban

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering (SCHEM)

    PG School Rep for School of School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering (SCHEM)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Jack Powell Manifesto

      LET'S CAUSE A REACTION...! I might not be a chemist but I definitely make things react...! Oxygen, hydrogen, sulfur, sodium & phosphorus walk into a bar - "OH SNaP!"

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      Karthik Ravichandran Manifesto

      Understand, Evaluate and Work towards betterment of society and for a cause. Every optimistic steps taken forward will be a global solution you provide.

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (SEECS)

    PG School Rep for School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (SEECS)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Dhruva Santosh

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      Akshay Tyagaraj

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      Sushmitha Balesh Manifesto

      Being part of one of the most challenging postgraduate programs demands a lot of effort. There may be times when we need someone to talk, console, motivate or just listen to us. I want to be there for you as a go-to person no matter what the concern is.

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      Vidyashree Hiremath .

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics (SHAPP)

    PG School Rep for School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics (SHAPP)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Jamie Lukas Campbell

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      Daryll Galloghly

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Law (SLAW)

    PG School Rep for School of Law (SLAW)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Suhani Puneet Abrol Manifesto

      I don’t just speak the change I make the change.

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      Matthew McCallion

      PhD Researcher at QUB School of Law. Practising Barrister. SU Council member 2014-2019. Ex-Deputy Speaker. Interests include Disability rights, Postgraduate issues, Council rules and procedures, Clubs and societies, Holding officers to account, Improving the lives of all students across QUB, and the Oxford comma.

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Mathematics & Physics (SMP)

    PG School Rep for School of Mathematics & Physics (SMP)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Abraham Wilson Manifesto

      Your Voice is My Voice! Vote for Abraham!

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      Matthew Charlwood

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (SMAE)

    PG School Rep for School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (SMAE)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Suriya Veeraiyan Subramanian

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      Abhinav Dacha

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences (SMED)

    PG School Rep for School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences (SMED)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Natural and Built Environment (SNBE)

    PG School Rep for School of Natural and Built Environment (SNBE)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Daniel Orjuela Vargas

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      Arva .

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      Nouman Qadir

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      Sneha Renukamurthy Manifesto

      I win, you win. Keep calm and vote for Sneha to represent you. University can be an exciting yet daunting experience. But don't get lost along the way. Make your voice heard because together we can do more and do better.

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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Nursing & Midwifery (SNAM)

    PG School Rep for School of Nursing & Midwifery (SNAM)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Pharmacy (SPMY)

    PG School Rep for School of Pharmacy (SPMY)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - School of Psychology (SBS)

    PG School Rep for School of Psychology (SBS)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Postgraduate School Rep - Social Sciences, Education and Social Work (SSESW)

    PG School Rep for Social Sciences, Education and Social Work (SSESW)

    PG School Reps represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Gulnahar Begum

      Let your voices be heard, let your issues be solved.

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    Undergraduate School Representative - School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics (SHAPP)

    School Representative - School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics (SHAPP)

    School Representatives represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Miah Lynch

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      Thomas Greer

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      Rachel Stephens

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      Adam Wilson

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      Rowan Fitton

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    Undergraduate School Representative - School of Nursing & Midwifery (SNAM)

    School Representative - School of Nursing & Midwifery (SNAM)

    School Representatives represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

    There are no approved candidates.
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    Undergraduate School Representative - School of Arts, English and Languages (SAEL)

    School Representative for School of Arts, English and Languages (SAEL)

    School Representatives represent student views at School-, Faculty-, and University-level; work in consultation with University staff to identify and discuss important issues; liaise with the Students’ Union throughout the year; and sit on the Students’ Union Council.

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      Rachel Hasson

      Representing your views and working to ensure an inclusive, accessible and student led education.

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      Emma Buckley

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      Thomas Thorpe Manifesto

      Better Communication. Better Representation.

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