Tag: SRC

  • SRC Tharunka Address – t3 2022

    SRC Tharunka Address – t3 2022

    By Nayonika Bhattacharya The UNSW Student Representative Council (‘UNSW SRC’) is the peak body representing allinternational, domestic, onshore, and offshore students across all levels of study at the University ofNew South Wales. The UNSW SRC is responsible for advocating, furthering, investigating studentissues, and pushing for student change across UNSW Kensington, Paddington campuses.The UNSW SRC is…

  • SRC Election Candidate Profile: Environment Officer

    SRC Election Candidate Profile: Environment Officer

    By Ishani Gangopadhyay During the election campaign, Tharunka caught up with the candidates for Environment Officer. The successful candidate, Hannah Horton, shares her policies below.  What is your Name and Degree?  Hannah Cleary Horton, I am studying a Bachelor of Arts in Politics and Indigenous Studies, and am currently in my second year.   Have you…

  • Multiple whistleblowers allege election cheating scandal

    Multiple whistleblowers allege election cheating scandal

    The two anonymous sources have claimed the Unite ticket was led in part by Damien Pace and Sam Jacobs, who are affiliated with and/or employed by various right-wing groups. Pace is not a UNSW student; and neither’s names have been seen on any of the ticket’s campaign material.  If the claims are true, the involvement…

  • Meet the new Education Officer

    Meet the new Education Officer

    Note: After the writing of this article, Unite! Candidate Vedant Rampal withdrew from candidacy in this year’s election. Cherish Kuehlmann has been elected as Education Officer unopposed.  The role of the SRC Education officer as stated in their mission statement is to provide “a forum for students to fight for change to improve our education…

  • SRC’s Unite ticket appears to have folded – the day before the election 

    SRC’s Unite ticket appears to have folded – the day before the election 

    It seems that the Unite! ticket for this year’s SRC elections have up and left, within 48 hours of the beginning of polling.   It would mean that candidates Paige Sedgwick (President, Together), Reid Hou (General Secretary, Together), Cherish Kuehlmann (Education Officer, Left Action), and Mya Thit Khet (International Students Officer, Together) would all be…

  • “International Students are vulnerable to exploitation” – International Officer Candidate  

    “International Students are vulnerable to exploitation” – International Officer Candidate  

    Ayush Gupta is contesting the International Student Officer role in tomorrow’s SRC election. Gupta is an international student from India, participating in the election with the ticket Unite!. According to Gupta, the ticket is a collaboration of executives from various societies at UNSW.  Gupta brings a set of policies to the tableat this year’s election.…