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Disabled Students Group

The Students Association’s Disabled Students Group (DSG) represents students with health problems and disabilities to promote their needs wherever a health problem, physical or mental, or a disability affects their day-to-day life as a student.

The DSG welcomes membership applications from any student who considers that their health problem or disability affects their student life whether or not they have disclosed it to the University.

The DSG elect our own committee to run the Group and operate a private online forum for members to discuss issues and share support. The DSG also produce regular newsletters full of student stories and interesting articles.

Visit the Disabled Students Group website for further information, or to join the group email ousa@open.ac.uk

 

Disabled Students Group Elections 2016 - 2017

I declare the following results:

Position: Chair

Candidate: Sheila Cameron

Votes Cast: 40

For: 39

Against: 1

Abstentions: 0

Declaration: Elected

 

Position: Secretary

Candidate: Natalie Pope

Votes Cast: 37

For: 36

Against: 1

Abstentions: 0

Declaration: Elected

 

Position: Communications Officer

Candidate: Shara McDonald

Votes Cast: 38

For: 37

Against: 1

Abstentions: 0

Declaration: Elected

 

Position: Webmaster

Candidates: Kate Withers and Eileen Newman

Votes cast: 39

Candidate: Kate Withers

For: 22

Against: 0

Abstentions: 0

Declaration: Elected

Candidate: Eileen Newman

For: 15

Against: 1

Abstentions: 1

Declaration: Not elected

 

Position: Committee Member

Candidate: Megan Brown

Votes Cast: 37

For: 34

Against: 2

Abstentions: 1

Declaration: Elected

 

Position: Committee Member

Candidate: Felicity Burgess

Votes Cast: 37

For: 36

Against: 1

Abstentions: 0

Declaration: Elected

 

Position: Committee Member

Candidate: Marli Smith

Votes Cast: 37

For: 36

Against: 1

Abstentions: 0

Declaration: Elected

 

Jess Smith

Returning Officer for DSG Elections

 

 

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