Officer Blogs

Thoughts and opinions straight from the mouths of your elected officers.

Communities Officer

Lewis Macleod is your full-time Communities Officer, running campaigns on community issues such as housing and transport, building links between AUSA and local community groups, as well as co-ordinating student initiatives on issues around environment and ethics. 

If you have any questions, or wish to get involved - please get in touch on ausacommunities@abdn.ac.uk

Tue 24 Jan 2017

Work Report for Student Council

Happy New Year! Hope you are all well and that the new term has got off to a good start...
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Tue 18 Oct 2016

Back to its Roots: The Return of Shared Planet Café

Back to its Roots: The Return of Shared Planet Café Shared Planet Café has, for over a decade...
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Mon 17 Oct 2016

Their Jobs, Our Education

Job Cuts in Medicine, Medical Science and Nutrition: Their Jobs, Our Education. Following last week’s announcement of compulsory...
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Thu 18 Feb 2016

Nominations for our jobs are NOW OPEN!! :)

Very happy to finally be in a position to announce opening nominations for our full-time (and paid!) sabbatical officers...
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Tue 16 Feb 2016

Come to our housing sessions!

Never rented before? Currently in a bad rental situation? Worried about getting your deposit back? It’s important that you...
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Thu 14 Jan 2016

Visit Tibet at AUSA

Tibet's wonders are as fascinating as they are mysterious.  It's a place of a long and beautiful history...
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Mon 11 Jan 2016

Saving Mr. Seaton Park

Hi pals, hope the new year is already treating you well and so 2016 looks up! As you will have...
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Sun 29 Nov 2015

#COP21 This was just the start

November 2015: World leaders are starting to gather in Paris, and millions around the world are marching this weekend for...
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Mon 16 Nov 2015

Join us - for hope, for recollection, for the world

'Flowers grow out of dark moments’  For too many mornings, we have woken up to devastating news about attacks and...
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Fri 13 Nov 2015

AUSA meets Kirsty, our MP

Hello all and - long time no read! :)  If you remember, a while  back ago, Lewis and I went to Kirsty...
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Tue 20 Oct 2015

How's your input going tho'?

There's a flashy new survey, it's a throw-back to a classic picture and it's crucial that...
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Sat 17 Oct 2015

Shared Planet Statement from AUSA

Aberdeen University Students’ Association believes that Shared Planet society is a very important part of the student activities that AUSA...
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Fri 16 Oct 2015

UN Climate Talks with a twist

By now, some of you will now that Environment & Ethics chose the UN Climate Talks (COP21) as a priority...
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Fri 09 Oct 2015

Refugee Crisis Statement from Aberdeen University Students' Association

AUSA recognises that the world is currently facing a terrible refugee crisis and we are moved by the suffering of...
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Fri 01 Aug 2014

Hair Like A Ducks Bum

I learned a new fact recently. Of the 7 billion people in the world there are more people under the...
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Fri 28 Mar 2014

Ever thought of joining the Environment & Ethics Committee?

Standing committee nominations are now open...have you thought about standing for a position on the Environment & Ethics committee...
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Tue 28 Jan 2014

Bike Share

Hi everyone,  I hope you've had a good start to the new year and your exams are going well...
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Thu 28 Nov 2013

Coops + Divestment

Hi all, I've been pretty busy and haven't gotten around to writing a blog post despite best intentions...
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Fri 04 Oct 2013

Welcome to SHIFT

Welcome (back) to Aberdeen Uni! I’m the President for Environment & Ethics for this year and as such I...
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Student President

Chubbe Anucha is the elected representative for the entire student body to the University, local community and on a national level.

3 posts
Last post 31 Jan 2017
Education Officer

Liam Fuller is the elected representative of students at the University of Aberdeen on all matters educational.

17 posts
Last post 30 Jan 2017
Last comment 06 Oct 2016
Communities Officer

Lewis Macleod is your full-time Communities Officer, running campaigns on community issues such as housing and transport, building links between AUSA and local community groups, as well as co-ordinating student initiatives on issues around environment and ethics. 

If you have any questions, or wish to get involved - please get in touch on ausacommunities@abdn.ac.uk

19 posts
Last post 24 Jan 2017
Last comment 28 Oct 2016
Welfare Officer
15 posts
Last post 30 Nov 2016
Last comment 19 Jan 2017
Charities & Community
16 posts
Last post 18 Mar 2016
Last comment 09 Mar 2016
Societies & Student Activities

Keep updated about what societies, student activities and our student media are doing as well as what I have been up to lately. :)

23 posts
Last post 25 Jan 2016
Last comment 10 Apr 2015
Sports

Megan Burgoyne is the elected student representative for Sport

 

6 posts
Last post 13 Feb 2015
Last comment 13 Jan 2015