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Voting closed 1 month ago.
Results:
Date count run18 Oct 2019
Election rulesERS97 STV
Candidates running5
Available position1
Total ballots137
Valid votes137
Invalid votes0

Count

Round Amélie Clark Benjamin McDonnell Henry Adams Naveen Hari RON (Re-Open Nominations) Exhausted Surplus Threshold
1 52.00 25.00 18.00 35.00 7.00 0.00 0.00 68.50
Count of first choices. The initial quota is 68.50. No candidates have surplus votes so candidates will be eliminated and their votes transferred for the next round.
2 63.00 27.00 44.00 3.00 0.00 67.00
All losing candidates are eliminated. Count after substage 1 of 1 of eliminating Henry Adams and RON (Re-Open Nominations). Transferred votes with value 1.00. Since no candidate has been elected, the quota is reduced to 67.00. No candidates have surplus votes so candidates will be eliminated and their votes transferred for the next round.
3 78.00 50.00 9.00 14.00 64.00
All losing candidates are eliminated. Count after substage 1 of 1 of eliminating Benjamin McDonnell. Transferred votes with value 1.00. Since no candidate has been elected, the quota is reduced to 64.00. Candidate Amélie Clark has reached the threshold and is elected.

Winner is Amélie Clark.

Number of vacancies: 1

Candidates

Amélie Clark

Name: 
Amélie Clark
Why are you standing?: 

As hall rep, my priority would be to make both Ramsay and Ian Baker enjoyable for all, enhancing our university experience. I will make sure that all voices are heard, regarding all matters of life in our accommodation.

Making our spaces more environmentally-friendly is my main concern. A crucial starting point is to install another bin in kitchens, separating recycling and general waste. Other projects include collaborating with the cafeteria to produce less waste from meals: serving smaller portions but being able to go get seconds, allowing students to collect whatever is left over after meals and donating the rest to the soup kitchen down the street.

Another subject that I wish to touch on is to make Ramsay and Ian Baker more integrated socially. Hosting formal events such as nice dinners or balls alongside barbecues during warmer seasons, game nights as well as parties will help integrate residents in different blocks of our halls. These events will help us get to know people from Ramsay and Ian Baker who we might not have a chance to regularly interact with.

I am an approachable and open person, and wish to be the voice of any issues raised by you. :)

Additional document/poster: 

Naveen Hari

Name: 
Naveen Hari
Why are you standing?: 

1. Mental Health - volunteers in the Ramsay Hall who will talk to anyone confidentially who needs a listening ear i.e psychology students and medicine students

2. Sustainability - recycling must be separated. Add more bins to reduce waste. Form a Ramsay Hall Eco council that discusses issues of sustainability

3. Water - move water machines out of canteen during non-canteen hours

4. Noise and disruption - free earplugs available at reception

5. Social - end of year Ramsay Hall Ball, monthly social events i.e quiz night, bingo night, table football tournaments with free food

6. Charity - each semester has a charity social event, bear pong, table football tournament, quiz,bake sale made by students, democratic vote to decide which organisation will receive the money, Kahoot tournament

7. International students + UCL global - giant map showing where everyone is from, meals from around the world week encompassing different cultures and customs, international twister on a world map

8. Holidays and Special days (Valentines, Easter and Halloween) valentines day challenges e.g 2 hour tied together ice-breaker challenge, Easter Egg hunt + egg and spoon race, Trick or Treat in the kitchens. Recognition day for Ramsay Hall staff i.e cleaners, dinner ladies and reception. Making a giant card for them.

9. Ian Baker representation - social with Ramsay Hall and Ian Baker students, music, drinks, food. Personal sessions with Ian Baker occupants, hearing their concerns and making sure their voices are heard.

Henry Adams

Name: 
Henry Adams
Why are you standing?: 

I have loved my time in Ramsay halls so far, although as we all know it's not perfect and I am passionate about improving it.

I have tried to speak to as many people as possible over the last week or two in the effort to try and get a good idea of what people would most like changing and have kept an account of every issue mentioned!

I have a condensed (really I have kept it very short) summary of some of the key issues and my particular ideas about how to change them in my manifesto and I would really appreciate it if you would check it out.

Either way, I'm looking forward to explaining a few of my ideas in much more detail if you're interested in hearing them and will be running a free coffee and hot chocolate meeting session on Monday evening.

All the best,

Henry

Additional document/poster: 

Benjamin McDonnell

Name: 
Benjamin McDonnell
Why are you standing?: 

I am standing for Ramsay and Ian Baker's hall rep because I believe that together, we can change our halls for the better. My main policies are:

- Recycling Bins for every kitchen

- Reducing our carbon footprint

- Being able to use the East gate into Ramsay

- Decreasing food wastage in the cafeteria by allowing students to take leftovers away in tupperware

- Increasing international student integration by organising internal social events

- Organising an end of term party for our halls

If elected I intend not just to introduce these policies, but more importantly to listen to YOUR ideas because I am YOUR representative and I will campaign actively and loudly for what you all want.

I have prior experience in leadership and representative roles from school where I was my yeargroup rep for 3 years running. I also have good negotiating skills, something I believe to be crucial when trying to get what you guys want.

I am NOT running this campaign for personal gain, I am running it because I genuinely care about improving the lives of those around me and find doing so immensely rewarding, if you vote for me I promise you one thing.

YOUR VOICE WILL BE HEARD!