Elections 2022


Disjointed Equality Hustings Leave Little Room for Detailed Rhetoric

Candidates were quizzed on how they will work for and with students from underrepresented backgrounds.

Maguire Returns to Pitch Accountability and Openness

The paper's current Deputy Editor is running for the top job again on a platform of professionalism, inclusion and transparency.
By Seán Cahill

Ailbhe Noonan Plans to Embrace the Unknown as Editor

The paper's Deputy Radius Editor says she doesn't shy away from her lack of experience
By Naoise D'Arcy

University Times Editor Bye Election to Take Place from April 4th to 7th

Nominations will close at 9am on Monday, March 21st
By Emer Moreau

For Some, Election Campaigning is Everything. For Most, it’s ‘What Elections?’

Next year's sabbatical officers were last week elected by the majority of voters. But with meagre turnout, can they really say they were backed by the majority of students, asks Sophie Coffey.
By Sophie Coffey

Zöe Cummins Elected TCDSU Education Officer on First Count

The third-year astrophysics student ran uncontested.
By Michael Archer

Chloe Staunton Beats Cúnla Morris for Welfare and Equality Officer

Staunton is the current TCDSU officer for students with a disability.
By Sophie Coffey

Julie Smirnova Elected TCDSU Comms Officer

The final-year PPES student was the only candidate for the role.
By Seán Cahill

Max Lynch Elected Ents Officer, Defeating Ross Donnelly and Nadia A

This year’s ents race has been defined by a focus on sustainability, accessibility, and clear lines of communication between students and the ents committee.
By Ailbhe Noonan

Students Vote to Re-open Nominations for Editor of The University Times

Sole candidate Mairead Maguire has been defeated by an organised RON campaign.
By Sarah McCarthy and Maitiú Charleton