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NUSU Election: Four Part Time Officers elected
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NUSU Election: Four Part Time Officers elected

May 23rd, 2018 | by James Sproston
The student body have elected four more elected PTOs to the NUSU Officer...
Housing policy sparks local election debate
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Housing policy sparks local election debate

May 8th, 2018 | by James Sproston
With the May elections having taken place, we attempt to establish clarity on the City Council's position on student...
Sabbatical team for 2018/19 unveiled at NUSU Elections results night
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Sabbatical team for 2018/19 unveiled at NUSU Elections results night

March 12th, 2018 | by James Sproston
22 candidates stood for election on Monday. 4 days, 3 drop outs and 19,692 votes later, the 2018/19 Sabbatical Officer team was...
Sweet Sixteen: Is It Time to Lower the Voting Age?
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Sweet Sixteen: Is It Time to Lower the Voting Age?

February 12th, 2018 | by Lucy Aplin
Lucy Aplin In an optimistic push towards a more modern democracy, the Welsh Labour Party have given 16-year-olds the right to vote in upcoming Welsh council elections.   The move has already happened in countries like Norway,...
Voting age debate left unresolved
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Voting age debate left unresolved

November 20th, 2017 | by Anna Savage
Last Friday in the House of Commons, MPs debated lowering the voting age to 16 in the second reading of a private members’ bill introduced by Labour MP Jim McMahon. Officially titled The Representation of the People (Young...
Racial Equality Officer elected in last NUSU Autumn election
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Racial Equality Officer elected in last NUSU Autumn election

November 13th, 2017 | by James Sproston
Kemi Adediran has been elected as the NUSU Racial Equality Officer after receiving 33 votes in the last Autumn...
New Union officers announced
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New Union officers announced

March 13th, 2017 | by Jade Holroyd
On Friday 10 March the new Sabbatical Officer team was revealed in Venue, the Students’ Union. This team will succeed the current Sabbatical Officers in July and be responsible for leading Newcastle University Students’ Union...
Can Republican elites ever top Trump?
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Can Republican elites ever top Trump?

October 17th, 2016 | by Alexandra Sadler
At first, it seemed unfathomable to many that Donald Trump would even survive the primaries let alone present a serious challenge to the Democratic nominee. Trump’s rancorous attitude is coupled with a penchant for bigotry:...
New Sabbatical Officer team revealed
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New Sabbatical Officer team revealed

February 29th, 2016 | by Victoria Armstrong
Your new sabb officers are Jack Taylor , Chris Duddy, Rachael Kitching, Jade Holroyd, Rebecca Walker and Sophie...
No registration, no  democracy, study warns
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No registration, no democracy, study warns

October 26th, 2015 | by NUSU
A lack of voters poses a huge threat to...