Spring Timeline

Activity

Description

Date and Links

Nominations Open

Nominations will open and you will be able to nominate yourself for a position in our Spring Elections. 

Monday 25th January 

1pm

birkbeckunion.org/elections

Nominations Workshop

This session is for anyone who is considering running in the election, but would like a little more information before they commit. You will have an opportunity to ask any questions you might have. 

Tuesday 16th February

3pm - 4pm

Click here to join the meeting

Manifesto Workshop

Wednesday 17th February - 5pm - 6pm

Wednesday 17th February

5pm - 6pm

Click here to join the meeting

Nominations Close

Nominations will close for the Spring Elections 2021. After this time, you will no longer be able to nominate yourself. 

Friday 5th March

1pm

Candidate Training

This session is a compulsory session for candidates in the Spring Election 2021. It will cover everything you need to know, including; key dates, rules, budget and we'll even give you lots of information on how to campaign for votes! 

Monday 8th March

12pm - 1pm

MS Teams 

Candidate Training

This session is a compulsory session for candidates in the Spring Election 2021. It will cover everythin you need to know, including; key dates, rules, budget and we'll even give you lots of information on how to campaign for votes!

Tuesday 9th March

5pm - 6pm

MS Teams

Candidate Drop in Session

This session is for candidates to drop in and ask the Deputy Returning Officer and Comms coordinator any questions that they might have in regards to their publicity or the elections in general. 

Thursday 11th March

4pm-6pm

MS Teams

Candidate Drop in session

This session is for candidates to drop in and ask the Deputy Returning Officer and Comms coordinator any questions that they might have in regards to their publicity or the elections in general. 

Wednesday 17th March

5pm - 6pm

MS Teams

Candidate Drop in session

This is a weekend session. This session is for candidates to drop in and ask the Deputy Returning Officer and Comms coordinator any questions that they might have in regards to their publicity or the elections in general.

Saturday 20th March 

10am - 11am

MS Teams

Manifesto and Publicity deadline

This is the deadline for submission for any candidate publicity. This includes any amendments made to your manifesto or picture. 

Thursday 18th March

1pm

Email to: c.morgan@bbk.ac.uk

Voting opens

NUS created this video to help candidates know how to best run their campaigns. 

Monday 22nd March 

1pm

birkbeckunion.org/elections

Hustings/Candidate Q+A

This is a live session where Students are able to ask our candidates any questions about their campaigns and manifesto pledges. 

Tuesday 23rd March

3pm - 5pm

MS Teams

Voting Closes

Voting will close for the Spring 2021 Elections. After this time, you will not be able to cast your vote. 

Friday 26th March

1pm

Results Announcement

In this live session, we will announce the winners of our Spring 2021 Elections. 

Friday 26th March

5pm

Link TBC