ELECTION RESULTS: Andy Higham crowned AU President (and other things)

Rachel GIllies won Guild and shit too. Yeah.


In a tear-soaked ceremony at the Lemmy, Rachael Gillies was voted Exeter’s Guild President.

She beat out strong contenders Ronnie Henderson and Joel Smith.

Gillies thanks the crowd for her support

Gillies thanks the crowd for her support

In the hotly contested battle for AU President, Andy Higham pipped Indigo Hull to earn the title of King of the Gold Cards.

Andy Higham, the only male candidate for AU Pres

Kate Hawkins will be 2014-15 VP Welfare and Diversity, whilst Matt Bate will serve alongside her as VP Activities.

Kate Hawkins tells the crowd ‘I don’t know what to say – thanks so much!’

Matt Bate tells the audience ‘it means so much’

Ben Street will take on the much-envied role VP Education.

Street, the new VP Education

Titus Chang was elected International Officer and Chris Capper trashed RON to be named Postgrad Officer.

International Officer Titus Chang

Capper alongside his opponent

Turnout was 36.14%.

More to follow – including Pullcam: election night special.