Lead LUU 2019

The 6 successful candidates of this election will become the new Student Exec for LUU - representing all 38,000 of you, our members, on everything from the content of your course and the range of clubs and societies on offer, through to recycling where you live. From how much a meal deal costs in Essentials, as well as what support services you can access and making sure that we represent every kind of student - no matter your background, nationality, faith or sexuality. The six officers are also trustees of Leeds University Union for 2019-20. The editor of The Gryphon is elected alongside the Exec, taking charge of your student newspaper for the next year - holding the Exec and the Union to account.

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Activities Officer

Societies. Opportunities. Sports. The Activities Officer supports clubs and societies to help students develop and feel happy. They work with the Activities Exec to make sure clubs and societies are what students want. They will make sure University sports and co-curricular activities are well- supported.
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Community Officer

Housing. Transport. Crime. The Community Officer will make accommodation better so students enjoy living in Leeds. They will help students avoid crime to stay safe. They will represent students to make sure local public services meet their needs. They will encourage students to be active in their city so they get more out of being in Leeds.
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Education Officer

Courses. Libraries. Learning. The Education Officer will help students run the University in partnership to shape how it works. They will represent students to the University to ensure their education meets their expectations. They will work with reps to make sure students have a say in how their course is run.
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Equality & Diversity Officer

Access. Inclusivity. Fairness. The E&D Officer will make sure that University services vary their approach to suit every student. They will allow all students to input into decisions so the Union meets all needs fairly. They will enact students’ ideas for removing barriers to getting the University experience they want.
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Gryphon Editor

Society. Voice. Journalism The Gryphon Editor will help to keep students informed of events in the University, Union, and Leeds. They will provide a platform for students to have their voices heard. They will work to engage students with the issues affecting them on campus and beyond.
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Union Affairs Officer

Governance. Democracy. Finance. The Union Affairs Officer chairs the board of trustees and holds staff to account. They handle finances ensuring the money spent benefits students. They will meet students’ needs through the Union’s democratic system. They help govern the University to make sure it reflects the views of students. They represent Leeds students in the media.
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Welfare Officer

Health. Support. Happiness. The Welfare Officer will help students with their problems to make sure they have a great time at University. They will listen to students’ concerns so that issues can be identified and resolved. They will campaign to help staff and students build a happy, inclusive community.
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