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. Lewis chairs the AUSA Communities committee and AUSA Environment and Ethics committee and sits on a range of University committees on issues realting to sustainability and local community isseus.
Each year, sabbatical officers are elected on a platform of what they want to achieve for the year. You can find Lewis' manifesto below:
Cut the Rent campaign for cheaper accommodation.
Lobby against HMO limits in Aberdeen City
Tackle illegal letting agency fees
Resources and Services
More bike stands
Change 9U bus times to Foresterhill
More student space
Continue to support University staff and fight job cuts
Campaign for Fossil Fuel Divestment
Local Community & Safety
New volunteering database and more opportunites available
Introduce affordable drug purity testing kits
Schools outreach liberation programme
If you have any questions, or wish to get involved - please get in touch on firstname.lastname@example.org or find Lewis on Facebook at www.facebook.org/AusaCommunities, or on Twitter at @ausacommunities
Thu 08 Mar 2018
Posted on Thu 08 Mar 2018 at 16:49 by Lewis Macleod
Candidates have now been released for the Student Elections 2018, and as such my time at AUSA draws closer to...
Wed 08 Nov 2017
Posted on Wed 08 Nov 2017 at 11:08 by Lewis Macleod
On November 15th, thousands of students across the country will be marching through the streets of London to demand the...
Fri 25 Aug 2017
Posted on Fri 25 Aug 2017 at 16:06 by Lewis Macleod
On Wednesday, Aberdeen City Council met to discuss, amongst other topics, a report on an HMO Overprovision policy following a...
Fri 12 May 2017
Posted on Fri 12 May 2017 at 13:00 by Lewis Macleod
Say No to the Limit on HMOs Fill out the Aberdeen City Council Consultation A few months ago, Aberdeen City...
Tue 24 Jan 2017
Posted on Tue 24 Jan 2017 at 11:09 by Lewis Macleod
Happy New Year! Hope you are all well and that the new term has got off to a good start...
Tue 18 Oct 2016
Posted on Tue 18 Oct 2016 at 17:40 by Lewis Macleod
Back to its Roots: The Return of Shared Planet Café Shared Planet Café has, for over a decade...
Mon 17 Oct 2016
Posted on Mon 17 Oct 2016 at 17:18 by Lewis Macleod
Job Cuts in Medicine, Medical Science and Nutrition: Their Jobs, Our Education. Following last week’s announcement of compulsory...