The number of students voting in this year’s TCDSU presidential election dropped by 25 per cent.
Thit líon na mac léinn a chaith vóta sa toghchán uachtaránachta i mbliana faoi 25 faoin gcéad.
Hand won 50.3 per cent of the vote in a race against Ryan Carey and Harry Williams, after a campaign that saw the union’s first principles up for debate.
Watson, the paper’s deputy editor, won 50.9 per cent of the vote.
O’Connor, who ran uncontested for the position, won 88.2 per cent of the vote.
Holmes was elected on the second count with 50.6 per cent of the vote.
Keogh, formerly the chair of TCDSU’s Oversight Commission, won 87.9 per cent of the vote.
McInerney, who ran uncontested, has promised to increase the union’s focus on alcohol-free events.
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