Wednesday 22-04-2015 - 14:17
Shakira Martin has been elected as NUS Vice President (Further Education) at National Conference 2015.
Speaking to conference floor in her election speech, Shakira said:
I'm a strong black single mother fighting against authority and I was able to break the triple glass ceilings that surrounded me. For me, FE means 'free education' and 'further education'.
Shakira Martin was elected NUS Vice President (Further Education), with the vote count being:
141 – Shakira Martin
55 – Amy Smith
21 – Craig Clements
2 – RON (Re-open nominations)
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