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Interim wins for the KGSA campaign

March 10, 2013


    We have had some exciting developments over the last few weeks in the campaign for further postgraduate space that I thought I would take some time to update on.  Firstly the campaign was endorsed unanimously through the Your Union Zone making it part of Kent Union policy for the next year. Then we […]

We should lobby for universities to increase their role in schools. Just in a completely different way to how Gove envisages it.

April 6, 2012


Michael Gove’s statement this week calling for university professors to set the A-level curriculum, has led to a number of criticisms from universities, headteachers and examiners. While I echo the numerous concerns raised, the idea of bridging the gap between Further Education [FE] and Higher Education [HE] is an important issue that must be addressed. […]

FREE EDUCATION: Referendum on tuition fees campaigning now open

April 2, 2012


Between the 2nd and the 4th April, Kent Union is running a referendum on how they should focus their campaigning on funding higher education. We are fronting the campaign for free education. Read more at and vote at

Your Union Zone

March 21, 2012


Tomorrow has the most ideas submitted to a democratic zone ever so there may be a fair shaping of the direction that Kent Union takes for the next year. I thought I’d post this just to make it easier to share all of the ideas that have been submitted.   It is scheduled for the […]

Genuine shock and my priorities before July

March 5, 2012


Any of you who were there on Friday night or who listened in on CSR’s coverage must have caught a sense of the surprise that reverberated about the Venue after the results for Education were called. I still can’t believe how the vote went. On the ground I was far outnumbered, I refused to compromise […]

Video Manifesto

February 26, 2012


Extended manifesto

February 25, 2012


Vote for the candidate that doesn’t just make empty statements, but can identify examples of where and how they have made progress on each and every manifesto point. Here are examples of the progress I have made for each pledge   For more study space at more flexible hours with a library that is open […]