Honi Soit gathered in the corridor outside the Cullen Room — our designated location to wait for the USU Board…
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The newly-elected Board directors gathered to chart their “ambitious, but cautiously optimistic” approach for the coming year.
The term of the 2021-23 Board Directors ended with some procedural changes and lengthy farewell speeches. The Honi editors were greeted by a wide spread of food, ranging from roast chicken and lamb to a delicious pumpkin and feta salad, and dug into what was sure to be a tasty meeting.
Despite rumours of contestation between Madhullikaa Singh and Ben Hines for presidency, they seem to have landed at the middle ground of electing Naz Sharifi.
Following an extensive in-camera session, editors and incoming board directors were admitted 30 minutes behind schedule.
Bryson Constable (Liberal), Julia Lim (Independent), Grace Wallman (Switch), Ben Hines (Libdependent), Grace Porter (Unity) and Sargun Saluja (NLS) have been provisionally elected.
Audits and elections and investments, oh my!
Voting opens on Monday 8 May.
What ties together Harry Styles, $6 pizzas and emails from the VC?
Marked by a twin cost of living and student housing crisis with “mind blowing” rents and return to in-person learning, the USU cannot continue with business as usual.