Candidates for 2016 Student Union elections announced

Prepare to be bombarded

It’s that time again. Election season is back, and soon you won’t be able to walk through campus without knowing it. Prepare for endless flyers and posters, countless Facebook invitations to like campaign groups, and even candidates hijacking lectures to declare why you should vote for them. Undoubtedly it will become overbearing, but undeniably – it’s going to be interesting.

The 2016 Student Union elections see 43 candidates vying for your votes, for 14 different positions available. The nominees are as follows bellow:


Emma Connor 

Mary McCarthy 

Dipen Patel

Ismail Sadurdeen

Jess Salisbury

James Wilson

Activities Officer

Thomas Burke

Elina Ioannou

Emily Mills

Becky Player

BME Officer

No candidates running

Community Officer

Dina Elkordy

Abel Hartman

Scott Jennings

Ian Opara

Education Officer

David Garner

Beth Massey

Halil Ozkaraca

Environment and Social Justice Officer

Emory Cunnington

Equal Opportunities & Welfare Officer

Radhika Chand

Rachel Hoskins

Katie Leach

Paige Roden

International Students Officer (part-time)

Csongor Sovany

LGBT Officer

Lux Huntington

Mature Students Officer

Christos Constantinou

Postgraduate Officer

Matt Bramley

Hayden Manuell

Rajesh Ramesh

Sports Officer

Seb Chimo

Lauren Heria

Yolanda King

Will Rider

Alex Terry

Students with Disabilities Officer

Jack Barratt

Agata Cienciala and Helen Raynor

Vyv Dryden

Womens Officer

August Bukauskaite

Martina di Costanzo

Flora Maier

Campaigns for the 2016 Student Union Elections will commence in the coming weeks, with voting taking place between Friday March 4th and Friday March 11th. Follow The Tab Nottingham for detailed election coverage over this period.