Any student can nominate themselves to be a delegate. You can nominate yourself here.
Under NUS policy, 50% of the delegation shall be reserved for students who self-define as women.
As a delegate you will attend NUS National Conference and represent Durham Students’ Union members.
At National Conference you will:
You will have full speaking and voting rights at Conference.
The time commitment is the duration of National Conference (6th-8th April). National Conference will be hosted online with breaks built into the conference timings for accessibility. You will also be required to attend SU delivered training beforehand. Additional time commitment includes the time required to vote on policies before National Conference and any time needed to read National Conference papers. There will also be an opportunity to attend optional NUS training sessions.
If you want to get more involved you can take part in sessions before and after National Conference ran by NUS to shape what they should be vocal and visible on in the coming year.
You can read more about National conference here.