Campaigners on Uni Ave

Stern Banned From Campaigning

August 21, 2019 Eliza Croft 0

By Eliza Croft Update: Observer has viewed an email indicating that the ban has now been lifted. Observer understands that the Returning Officer has banned Climate Action’s Kim Stern from campaigning until the close of polls, following an alleged campaign

Vickers, Panditharatne, and Stern

Education Officers, Head to Head

August 20, 2019 Rebecca Zhong 0

By Rebecca Zhong This year, there is a three-way race for ANUSA Education Officer. Empower’s Henri Vickers’ platform is focused on working with ANUSA departments and “[making] real efforts to reach out” to student activists. Turn Over a New Leaf

Campaign Images of the VP candidates

Vice-Presidents, Head to Head

August 20, 2019 Adelle Millhouse 0

By Samuel Wright and Adelle Millhouse Content warning: discussion of sexual assault, sexual harassment Annabelle Nshuti from “Turn Over a New Leaf”, Georga Nonnenmacher from “You!”, and independent Madhumitha Janagaraja are competing for the position of Vice-President this election. Janagaraji’s

Cancelled meetings, PARSA Elections, and National Science Week.

News You Might Have Missed: Week 4

August 19, 2019 Eliza Croft 0

By Eliza Croft Week 4 was so hectic that Observer didn’t even get the catch-up out on time. If you’ve been similarly swept off your feet, here’s the news you might have missed. ANUSA The full list of nominations for

Maddy Wang and Ethan Gardiner

Treasurers, Head to Head

August 18, 2019 Eliza Croft 0

By Eliza Croft Two candidates are vying for the position of ANUSA Treasurer: Maddy Wang, from ‘Turn Over a New Leaf’, and Ethan Gardiner with ‘You! For ANUSA’. Wang plans to increase ANUSA’s revenue through measures such as sponsorship, while

ANUSA Election: Small Ticket Wrap-Up

August 17, 2019 Hayley Hands 0

By Hayley Hands In addition to larger tickets and independents, there are also two smaller tickets putting forward candidates for ANUSA executive and General Representative positions. These tickets are ‘Climate Action for ANUSA’ and ‘VOTE’. VOTE! ‘VOTE!’ is a ticket comprised

Thumbnails of each of the independent candidates

ANUSA Election: Independent Candidate Wrap-Up

August 16, 2019 Adelle Millhouse 0

Content warning: this article contains mention of sexual assault and sexual harassment. By Samuel Wright With the ANUSA election fast approaching, and your workload ramping up, many independent candidates may have slipped under your radar. Following changes to the Electoral

Weekly catchup graphic with caption "Pride Week, a Climate Rally, and StuPol"

News You Might Have Missed: Week 3

August 11, 2019 Adelle Millhouse 0

By Samuel Wright and Adelle Millhouse If you are still thawing out from this week’s freezing weather, here’s the news you might have missed. Campus ANU celebrated Pride Week this week. Events included panel discussions in the style of ‘You