2017 Election Results

This page details the vote breakdown of Full Time Officers, Part Time Officers, and Societies showing the elected members for the 2017/2018 academic year.

Full Time Officers

President

The Students’ Union President is the business figurehead of the SU. They are responsible for ensuring that the Union develops alongside the 3 year strategic plan, working with officers and staff so that the Union runs as a sustainable business and that it campaigns successfully for the student body. They are the main liaison to external bodies such as the County Councils, the police, NUS and the media. The SU President will ensure that all students are engaged in the Union and have the opportunity to shape what we do and be involved in activities. They will chair various committees, co-ordinate the SU Annual report and are ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Vicki Hatton 876
R.O.N 44
   
Education Officer

The Education Officer is responsible for representing students on all educational issues, ensuring that the academic experience is of a high standard for all. They will be involved in the construction and delivery of the Course Rep System including recruitment and training and work alongside reps to enable their engagement in academic quality; ensuring that the academic experience is shaped by the students who receive it. They also will support students through academic appeals/complaints and academic breach procedures. The Education Officer will stay aware of the national developments in higher education, making sure that the Union is campaigning on relevant educational issues as well as being ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Emily Andrews 911
R.O.N 43
Sports Officer

The Sports Officer is responsible for the running of SU sport, working with the Sports Co-Ordinator to enable as many students as possible to access sport, train and play. They will look to promote a 'Sport For All' ethos, enabling participation for students of all abilities and backgrounds, as well as upholding disciplinary procedures and a supportive environment. The Sports Officer is responsible for organising and delivering events such as the Sports and Societies Naked Charity Calendar, Sports Reunion, Varsity events and the Sports Awards Dinner. They are required to manage the SU sports budget and be the SU’s representative for BUCS regionally and nationally. They are also ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Alex Burnett 422
Rachel Taylor 418
Daniel Jarvis 294
Adam Stevens 155
R.O.N 8
Welfare Officer

The Welfare Officer is responsible for ensuring that the Union supports and promotes the welfare of all students as well as providing opportunities for students to engage in the community. They will look to co-ordinate and deliver campaigns as well as supporting students with concerns such as academic appeals and complaints and fitness to practice panels. They will work closely with the Volunteering co-ordinator on projects such as SU Crew and with the Opportunities Manager on SU Sustainability projects. The Welfare Officer will look to strengthen participation within the on-campus student community, as well as the local community. They will look to strengthen the relationship between the SU, University and the community. They are also ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Beth Langdon 516
Carney Bonner 304
Matt Wester 169
R.O.N 12

NUS Delegates

The University of Gloucestershire Students’ Union is affiliated to the NUS. This means that we are part of the NUS, and can have our say in the people who are elected as the leaders of the NUS and how things are run within it. NUS delegates get the chance to attend the annual NUS National Conference!

Delegate
Joseph Madyembwa
Emily Andrews

Part Time Officers

The Part Time Officers Elections will be held several weeks after the start of the 2017/2018 academic year.

Societies

Alternative Music Society

The Alternative Music Society is open to all who love music. Their aim is to connect people through the appreciation of the same sounds.

Position Elected Member
President  
Treasurer  
Head of Tone Relations  
Live Events Coordinator  
Secretary  
Biology Society

As a society we aim to bring together people of similar interests across all years and enhance their academic and social experience at UoG ranging from assignment advice to enjoying social activities and supporting causes of the Students' Union and university events

Position Elected Member
President
TANYA NARSE
Vice - President
JASMINE DE STE CROIX
Social Secretary
GEORGE MCDONNELL-HOOD
   
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Doctor Who Society

This society is largely for fans of the BBC's Doctor Who to gather and rejoice in our collective fandom.

Postition Elected Member
Preseident
MATT WILSON
Vice President
JOEL CONNORS
Social Secretary
ELLEN EMMINS
Tresurer
JOSIE COLLIER
History Society

The History Society encourages anyone who has an interest in history to come along and get involved in the things that we offer as a society. Throughout the year we offer the opportunity to go on days out (to cities, museums and castles), participate in theatre trips and we even offer the option of joining a independent English Civil War society.

Position Elected Member
President
GEORGINA NORTON
Vice President
BEN SHELDON
Social Secretary
LIA WHITLOCK
Social Secretary
BRADLEY DICKINSON
Secretary
Megan Gard
International Society

Help run Uni organised trips as well as their own to UK cities, towns, and attractions; as well as running regular socials! If you have an interest in travelling and UK culture and love to meet people from around the world, then you are in the right place.

Position Elected Member
President
JOSÉ BALTAZAR
Vice President
ANDREA (NEA) GONZALEZ PEREZ
Vice President
HAILEE CLINES
Communications
REBECCA PICKEN
Social Secretary
ANDREA (NEA) GONZALEZ PEREZ

Kendo

Kendo is one of Japan’s oldest Martial Arts.  At UGKC, we welcome everyone from complete beginners to experienced Kendoka.

Position Elected Members
Team Captain
HANNAH MASON
Social Secretary and Press Officer
RHIANNON HEALEY

LGBT+

Our society aims to provide members of the LGBT+ community with a safe and fun space to communicate. Whoever you are and however you define yourself, this society welcomes you!

Position Elected Member
President HELEN ALISON
Press Officer
KATRINA TAYLOR

MASS Society

MASS sets out to improve the fitness community at university by establishing an organised society to promote and encourage the sports of Bodybuilding, Powerlifting, Fitness Modelling, Female Fitness, Strongman and Crossfit.

Position Elected Member
President
RACHEL WILLIAMS
Vice President
RACHEL WILLIAMS
Social Secretary
ANGELOS-ANDREAS DERMENTZOPOULOS

Psychology Society

Position Elected Member
President
IAIN LEDGERWOOD
Vice President
ISABEL CORNWALL
Social Secretary
SOPHIE LYNHAM-LOMAX

Tone Radio

Tone Radio is the official radio station of the University of Gloucestershire. Since 2006, Tone Radio has been broadcasting all day, every day from the University of Gloucestershire Campuses. We host our own events throughout the year and get exclusive VIP and Press access to festivals across Gloucestershire - all while running our three-time Student Radio Award nominated station.

Position Elected Member
Station Manager
ADAM SPRAGG
Assistant Station Manager
SAFFRON MIRZA
Head of Events / OB Co-ordinator
CORINNE TORPEY
Head of Imaging
RYAN FORD
Head of Music
JACK BUCKLEY
Head of PR and Promo
BETH CAHALAN
Head of Technical
ADAM SPRAGG
Sports Liaison
DANIEL LODGE

UOG STAR Group

Position Elected Members
President
HENRY HODCROFT
Events Officer
NIKOLA JURCAKOVA
Publicity Officer
LEIGH STONE
Secretary and Treasurer
KARYA SIPAHI

UOG Wellbeing Society

We are a group of UoG students that want to provide a: positive, safe and comfortable
environment to get together and raise awareness for mental health

Position Elected Member
President MARTIN JOHNSTON-BANKS
Vice President SARAH HARRISON
Social Secretary
TOM NEWBON
Campaigns Officer
SINEAD FIELD

 

 

 
 
 
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