Union Election 2016

Every year you are given the opportunity, to elect from your peers, a group of individuals to lead your Students’ Union. Of those who succeed, four are paid to work full-time, and fourteen volunteer their time for one year to improve your time here at Stirling.

The polls have closed.

Co-Curricular Officer

This Officer liaises with clubs and societies and works to promote the opportunities and skills that being involved can bring. They also act as clubs main representative on the Union Executive Council.

  • Heather Marr Manifesto

    Support and Expand

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Communities Officer

This Officer is responsible for promoting the volunteer opportunities in and around Stirling as well as supporting the VP Communities in running community based campaigns.

  • Jamie Grant Manifesto

    Communication. Cooperation. Community.

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Engagement Officer

The Engagement Officer takes a lead in supporting the education campaigns run by the Union and working with the school officers and course representatives.

  • Annabelle Cooper Manifesto

    Vote Annabelle- to keep students at the heart of their union.

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Extended Campuses Officer

The Highlands and Islands Officer is elected from the Inverness and Stornoway campuses and is there to represent their views to the University and connect students on the ground to the Full-Time Officers and Executive based in Stirling.

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Health & Wellbeing Officer

This Officer will be responsible for the promotion of physical, mental, social and sexual wellbeing. They will be expected to champion the benefits of physical activity and, crucially, work across all four zones to advocate the positive outcomes of sport and physical activity to the student body.

  • Miss HEATHER RENWICK Manifesto

    Vote Heather for Health Promotions – Striving to Make Students Healthier and Happier!

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International Officer

This Officer will be responsible for identify and organising campaigns to raise awareness of the relevant issues affecting International students. They will make themselves available and recognisable to the student population so they can bring up relevant issues with the sabbatical team.

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Media Officer

This Officer will ensure the media outlets remain accountable, beneficial and communal to the student body through provision of training opportunities for the student body to develop their employability. They will also ensure that the media societies are working together and act as an effective link between the executive council and the media societies.

  • Mr KIERAN DALY Manifesto

    Media for the students, by the students.

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Post Graduate Officer

This Officer will ensure they identify and organise campaigns to raise awareness of the relevant issues affecting Postgraduate students (both Taught and Research). They will work alongside the Vice President Education, other Education Zone officers and Union staff on projects and representation of Postgraduate students within the Students’ Union.

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Sports President

The Sports President heads up the Sports Union working with teams and athletes competing in elite, pro and just for fun competitions as well as working with the University to improve facilities and opportunities for sports players such as coaching and training.

  • Mr GREGORY MIHILL Manifesto

    #BleedGreg

  • Miss JESS MORRIS Manifesto

    Re-elect Jess Morris for Sports President! #Jessmo4Presmo #Round2

  • Mr STEVEN WATSON Manifesto

    Watson It For You?

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Sports Union Communications Officer

This Officer will communicate the activities of the sport zone to the student body and a wider audience. They will also represent the views of the membership on sports activities and assist the Sport President in fulfilling their remit.

  • Miss KELSEY BLEMINGS Manifesto

    Whatever you think, I'll be the link!

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Sports Union Participation and Engagement Officer

This Officer will encourage all students to participate in sport zone activities with a particular focus on improving employability. They will also liaise with students who have not traditionally been engaged in sport and encourage them to take an active role within the Union.

  • Mr PATRICK WILSON Manifesto

    Be Happy, Vote Paddy!

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Student Trustee

The Trustee Board is responsible for the overall running of the organisation through the passing of budgets, setting strategy, staffing and making business decisions. The Board is composed of a number of different people including all four full-time Officers, four external trustees and three student places. In the upcoming election there are three vacancies on the Board for any student* to run for. This role is a great stepping stone into other roles in the Union such as th

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Sustainability Officer

This Officer will work with Union staff, other Officers and societies on campaigns relating to ethical, environmental and biodiversity concerns in our campuses and in the wider community.

  • Lea Barbett Manifesto

    Vote Lea as Environment and Ethics Officer- for a sustainable and happy campus

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Union President

The President is the political head of the organisation representing the students of Stirling to senior University staff, local and national Government and within the National Union of Students.

  • Mr CRAIG FORSYTH Manifesto

    #FeelTheFors

  • Mr ALEX FROST Manifesto

    Make students’ lives better. #Frost4President

  • Mr DAVE KEENAN Manifesto

    KEEN 4 KEENAN

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Vice President Communities

The VP is responsible for clubs and societies working with individual clubs to improve their membership and activities as well as being the lead officer for community engagement and volunteering.

  • Miss EMMA BINNS Manifesto

    Binns. One Word. One Legend.

  • Miss JESSICA LOGAN Manifesto

    Jess We Can

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Vice President Education

The VP leads on the learning experience of students, pushing for changes which make lectures, seminars and feedback better. They also support and develop the School Officer and course rep network.

  • Mr MATT ADIE Manifesto

    Why sweep the problems under the carpet, when you can put it under Matt?

  • Miss ASHLEY CAMERON Manifesto

    Yes We Cam!

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