#UCCVotes – Candidate Profiles

UCC students will flock to the polls tomorrow and on Wednesday to decide who should be on your students’ union for the year ahead. There are 33 candidates overall, but do you really know who’s who? Not sure who to vote for? Wondering what candidates stand for, and what sets them apart? We asked every…

#UCCVotes – Hustings Reports

The Students’ Union elections will take place this year on March 6th & 7th, with students having 33 candidates to choose from. They are as follows: President: Breathnach, Séamus Cahill, Tommy Collopy, Eoin Conway, Thomas Hayes, Alan Deputy President & Campaigns: Coyle, Kelly Meighan, Liam Education Officer: Frahill, Aaron O’Brien, Alice Welfare Officer: Connery, Niamh…

Referendum to raise capitation by €50 announced

A referendum on the Students’ Union’s position on Irish Unity was already confirmed to run alongside the SU elections on March 6th & 7th, but today it was announced that a second referendum will take place across the two days. The referendum will ask students to increase their capitation costs by €50. The capitation fee is part…

Vote

So today and tomorrow, the 23rd and 24th of November, UCC students have the chance to vote on whether or not the Student’s Union should campaign to repeal the 8th amendment to the Irish Constitution. If you’re a business and law student you can vote in the ORB, arts students can vote in the Boole…