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Direct Action

By law, everyone has the right to free speech and to peaceful protest but these are not absolute rights; they do not extend to actions that may cause harm or hatred towards others.  This means that your campaign may put forward challenging debate and represent diverse perspectives on a particular issue; this freedom of speech…

Campaigning

Once you’ve got your team together, now’s the time to kick start your campaign. Remember to keep your goals for your campaign in mind at all times, as this will keep you on track and focusing on your mission statement. Having said that, a successful campaign isn’t just about achieving the goals you’ve set for…

Organising

Now that you’ve established your mission statement, your goals, and set out how you’ll resource your campaign, it’s time to organise your campaign group. Organising is when you start to bring people together to take action and carry out the targets of your campaign. As a campaign leader, you will have a key role in…

Planning your Campaign

Once you’ve established your mission statement and set out what you want to achieve and why, it’s time to think about getting more specific about how you’re going to make your campaign a success. Writing targets for your campaign are a great way to ensure that the goals of your campaign are achievable with the time and…

Introduction to Campaigning

This course is developed from the campaign platform, an initiative launched in 2019 by the 2019-20 VP Voice Ajay Ajimobi to help support student activism on campus: This is something I feel very passionate about as student voice and representation is vital, we all come from different backgrounds and have different experiences. This should be reflected with regards…

Personal Safety

As your Union, we aim to empower our students to look after them and stay safe as much as possible. So, we hope to provide some useful tips and resources to stay safe at Surrey. We also know that unfortunately, some students may experience difficult or traumatic situations during their time at University, and may…

Sustainability

As a Students’ Union we recognise that all of our activities, services and products have an impact on our environment. As part of our commitment to sustainability, we believe that managing the environmental and ethical implications of our activities should be an integral part of good management practice and responsible corporate governance. Get Involved Come to…

University Disciplinaries

Need more help or advice? Can’t find the answer to your question? If you have received an allegation that you have broken one of the University’s codes of conducts, policies or regulations, then you are likely to be undergoing the University’s Disciplinary Process. The University processes these allegations differently depending on the severity of the…