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By Lur Alghurabi  On the 23rd of March, the Adelaide University Union Board made the decision to cease all financial payments to the National Union of Students, claiming these payments were for ‘left-wing student hacks to jet-set around the country and play Prime Minister.’ The motion (read in full here) moved by Rhys Williams (past president of UofA Liberal Club), was put to a

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This post is part of a larger piece that can be found here. Dear Board Directors I write this memo in anticipation of the debate around affiliation to the National Union of Students. Our Union’s affiliation to NUS has been extremely wasteful on numerous levels, with the students of our university being forced to foot the bill year after year. The students of Adelaide University ha

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This post is part of a larger piece that can be found here. By SRC President Tom Gilchrist In 2014, the National Union of Students led an Australian wide campaign against fee deregulation. This policy was a key plank of the Coalition government's horror 2014 budget and would have seen students paying $100,000 for university degrees. The NUS campaign was the largest student campaign in

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