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Draft Full-time Officer role descriptions available for feedback

Following a referendum in December in which students voted to adopt new Full-time Officer roles, Union Council will be considering more detailed role descriptions. You can provide your feedback on these.

Statement on OIA report into student suspensions

The University of Sussex is to offer a written apology and financial compensation to four students controversially suspended in 2013 for their part in anti-privatisation protests on campus. The report from the OIA shows huge failings from the University administration, overseen by the Vice Chancellor, and we welcome the outcomes it has recommended.

New Year's resolutions 2015 - be more studious

Part two of our series on how you can effortlessly stick to your New Year's resolutions with our help

New Year's resolutions 2015 - manage your money better

Part three of our series on how you can effortlessly stick to your New Year's resolutions with our help


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Democracy Nominations open for NUS UK officers
5th January - 4th March
Nominate yourself for a position as a National Union of Students UK officer from January 5th. Note that this is a position with NUS, not the Sussex conference delegate positions.
Elections NUS conference delegate and Ethical & Environmental Rep election nominations open
19th January - 2nd February
Online at www.sussexstudent.com/elections
Students can nominate themselves as candidates in our elections for delegates to a number of National Union of Students (NUS) conferences and/or Ethical & Environmental Reps. The deadline to nominate yourself is 4pm 2 February
Democracy Zone committee report and proposals published
30th January
NUS report and proposals
University of Sussex Students' Union A conversation with Patrisse Cullors, Jo Orchard, Stephanie Davis and Marcia Rigg
30th January
Arts A Lecture Theatre
Hosted by I Too Am Sussex and supported by Sussex School of Global Studies and the University of Sussex Students' Union
Swing Swing Taster Session
30th January
Sussex Sports Centre
Pop in to our taster classes which will be sure to make you giggle. For a meagre £3.50, you will be given a crash course in Swing by our qualified teacher. No dance experience required!

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Elected student blogs

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Full-time Elected Officers

Lyndsay Burtonshaw
Michael Segalov
Bethan Hunt
Dan Greenberg
Abraham Baldry
Rianna Gargiulo