Timeline
Standing
Nominations
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Open Monday 7th January 2019, 5pm Close Monday 4th February 2019, 12pm (noon)

The Nomination Form can be found here

The form must be completed, in full, and emailed to: elections@lsu.co.uk

THE NOMINATION FORM WILL INCLUDE:

  • Candidates full name
  • Student ID
  • Email addresses (student and personal).
  • Proposer and Seconder – Full Name and Student ID.
  • 250 Word Manifesto (attached as a separate Word document)
  • Poster for approval.
  • T-Shirt design.
Elections Briefing
Location
Council Chamber, LSU
Time
Monday 4th February 2019, 6pm
Drop-in Sessions

Leadership: Thinking about standing in the LSU elections?

Wednesday 16th January , 2pm-3.30pm OR Wednesday 23rd January, 2pm-3.30pm OR Wednesday 30th January, 2pm-3.30pm

Writing a Manifesto:

Thursday 17th January, 4pm-5pm OR Thursday 24th January, 10am-11am OR Thursday 31st January, 4pm-5pm

How to run a successful campaign:

Friday 18th January, 12pm-1pm OR Wednesday 23rd January , 4pm-5pm OR Friday 1st February, 12pm-1pm

All drop-in sessions will be held in the Council Chamber, LSU

T-SHIRT SUBMISSION DEADLINE
Time
BEFORE Monday 4th February 2019, 5pm
Admin Week
Time
11th – 17th February 2019
WITHDRAWAL DEADLINE
Time
Monday 18th February 2019, Midnight Candidates must email their official withdrawal to the Acting Returning Officer at: ARO@lsu.co.uk
Poster Artwork Deadline
Time
Wednesday 20th February 2019, 12pm (Noon)

Submit posters to: elections@lsu.co.uk

Posters will be printed by LSU and will be undertaken with strict confidentiality.

All posters will be required to include:

  • Voting dates: 25th February 2019, 9am – 1st March 2019, 4pm.
  • The LSU Elections website: elections.lsu.co.uk
  • A 5cm x 5cm clear space for an election validation image.
Candidate Briefing
Time
11th – 17th February 2019
Campaigning
Candidate Reveal
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Thursday 21st February, 7pm
LECTURE SHOUTOUTS
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Friday 22nd February – Friday 1st March
Elections Debate
Time
Monday 25th February, TIME & LOCATION TBC for EXECUTIVE OFFICER CANDIDATES ONLY
UNION CAMPAIGN DAY
Time
Tuesday 26th February 2019, Cognito An opportunity for candidates to be asked questions about their manifesto and campaign promises in a more informal setting.
Voting
VOTING OPENS
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Monday 25th February
Voting Closes
Time
Friday 1st March
Results
Results Party
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1st March, Fusion & Room 1