What does it mean to vote in DUSA’s Student Election?

DUSA is your student association/union, run by students for students. Essentially, this means you, as the student, get to choose who will run your DUSA through the student elections that happen every year.  Why should this matter to me? Well, last year DUSA made a net worth of $10,787,201.00. The elected Deakin students that run the student council are paid to decide how and where this money gets spent.  DUSA works … Continue reading What does it mean to vote in DUSA’s Student Election?

Student Elections and DUSA: What’s up with that?

Have you ever been trapped by a random student on campus in a coloured shirt asking for your vote? Or have you ever received a random message through Facebook asking you the same thing? Well, that’s the Deakin University Student Association (DUSA) student council elections. So, the DUSA Student Council Elections for 2021 have been announced. If you don’t have a clue about what that … Continue reading Student Elections and DUSA: What’s up with that?

Club Spotlight: Deakin Health Promotion Society (DHPS)

Just over two years ago, an idea was cooked up in the brain of a health-wise Deakin student. That idea has now expanded to a university club of around 150 members and growing: the Deakin Health Promotion Society. Our focus is on promoting all aspects of health to the community and connecting students to opportunities that will further their careers in the health industry. In … Continue reading Club Spotlight: Deakin Health Promotion Society (DHPS)