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Presidential Race: Rachel Breslin

Rachel Breslin talks to Donie O’Sullivan about running uncontested in the upcoming SU Presidential election, nurse her vision for the future of the SU, ask  the proposed constitution, medicine and who she thinks is responsible for the SU debt.  UCD…

Education Race: Sam Geoghegan

The current Education Officer tells Conor McKenna why he is seeking reelection. Current UCDSU Education Officer Sam Geoghegan is one of two sabbatical officers seeking re-election. The Killiney native strongly asserts that his experience is the difference in the education…

Ents Race: Eoin Heffernan

Donie O’Sullivan talks to the sole Ents candidate Eoin Heffernan about his plans to entertain UCD students next year. Twenty one year old Agricultural Science student Eoin Heffernan is running unopposed for the position of Ents Officer. Heffernan hasn’t been…

Education Race : Shane Comer

    “Simple ideas done well”, discount Shane Comer talks to Conor McKenna Dublin local Shane Comer promises, that if elected, he will make the Education Office more accessible, visible and pro-active in meeting the needs of students. Comer is…

Education Race: Patrick Wolohan

  Patrick Wolohan tells Conor McKenna about his manifesto, mind fees and USI. “I’ve been in UCD for the past three years and I’d the best time of my life. The Students’ Union mightn’t have helped everyone out but they helped me…

Campaigns and Communications Race : Karl Gill

Karl Gill talks to Conor Fox about his plans for the Campaigns and Communications Vice-Presidency We need a completely new strategy … we need new ideas, new voices, new people”. The second candidate in the running for Campaigns and Communications…

Campaigns and Communications Race : Paddy Guiney

Paddy Guiney explains to Conor Fox why he wants to become Campaigns and Communications Vice-President Current Sports Officer, cure Paddy Guiney, is the  forth candidate in the race for the coveted Campaigns and Communications Vice-President position. It is his work…

Campaigns and Communications Race : James Atkinson

Conor Fox asks James Atkinson why he should be our Campaigns and Communications Vice-President According to final year Commerce student and Campaigns and Communications candidate James Atkinson, “communications is one of the biggest problems facing the SU…students don’t know enough…

Campaigns and Communications Race : Aisling Sheerin

Campaigns and Communications Vice-President candidate Aisling Sheerin chats to Conor Fox Current Arts and Human Sciences PRO, capsule Aisling Sheerin, cheap believes that she is the best person for the position of Campaigns and Communications Vice-President, prescription telling the College…

Welfare Race : Enda Conway

Sinéad Williams examines Enda Conway’s plans for the Welfare Office. Twenty year old Geography, Planning and Environment Policy student Enda Conway is running for the position of Welfare Officer. Though Conway has never been involved with the Welfare Crew, he…

Welfare Race : Mícheál Gallagher

Mícheál Gallagher’s ideas and manifesto are laid out by Sinéad Williams Experience is the reason that Micheál Gallagher feels he is the right person for the position of Welfare officer. The Social Science student has been involved in the Welfare…

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All power to the president

 Pierce Farrell explains why students should vote no in the upcoming constitutional referendum A close examination of the proposed SU Constitution reveals that a great deal of power will be transferred from the Union membership to the Union President, store who…