UCCSU Election Analysis: Straw Poll Result

Results and analysis by  Méabh Lonergan. YOUR PREDICTED SU EXEC FOR 2022/23: Asha Woodhouse (President), Stephen O’Riordan (Education), Alannah O’Connor (Welfare), Sam Galvin (Commercial and Fundraising), Mary O’Connell (Ents), Sinéad Roche (Communications and Engagement), Íseult Ní Fhoighil (Gaeilge agus Cultúir), Kacper Pilarek (Equality and Diversity), Natasha Sutton (Environmental and Sustainability), Alex Angland (SEFS), Izabelle Dullin […]

UCC Spotlights: Commercial and Fundraising Officer Candidate, Sam Galvin

By John Hunter. Commercial and Fundraising Officer – The Unopposed Sam Galvin.According to the bio current Commercial and Fundraising Officer Siobhán Murphy, the holder of this position is “responsible for working with businesses both local and further afield, making sure that students are getting as many deals as possible, and bringing in revenue for the […]

UCCSU Spotlight: Student Union Presidential Candidate: Asha Woodhouse

By Stephen Moynihan. The sole President candidate in this year’s SU elections is Asha Woodhouse, who is seeking re-election for the position. Born and bred in Cork and with an extensive history of activism, key focuses of Asha’s campaign are cost of living, accommodation, and access to education. “To me all these issues are interlinked […]

UCCSU Spotlight: Entertainment Officer Candidate, Mary O’Connell

By Conor Daly. Final year English and History student Mary O’Connell from Tralee, County Kerry describes herself as a fun person who has always been involved in student life. While you can make what you want of her Leo star sign, Mary is running for Entertainment Officer for the 2022/23 Academic year and looks forward […]

UCCSU Spotlight: Communications and Engagement Officer Candidate, Sinéad Roche

By Orla Leahy Sinéad currently sits on UCC Students’ Union (UCCSU) as Education Officer and is running for the position of Communications & Engagement Officer for the 22/23 academic year. Sinéad’s other experience includes UCCSU Deputy President (21/22), UCCSU College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences (CACSSS) Rep (20/21), Gender Equality Rep on UCCSU, […]

UCCSU Spotlight: Education Officer Candidate, Imasha Costa

By Emer Walsh Currently in her final year of a BA in English and French, Editor-In-Chief of the UCC Express and Consent Officer for the UCC Feminist Society, Imasha Costa is running to be your Education Officer for the 2022/23 Academic year, the only full-time role being contested in this election. This is your chance […]