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You thought they were amazing and so did we!


Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations for this year's Students' Union Awards. We were chuffed to receive an amazing 643 nominations. We loved reading all about the various success stories that have occurred across different pockets of the university this academic year. Following a thorough shortlisting process involving many staff members and our Elected Officers, we're delighted to reveal this year's finalists...



Change-Maker of the Year

Amy Vince

Callum Wilson

Elise Martin-De-La-Torre

Sheetal Martine Joseph

Victoria Chizoba Udeh


Herts Community Spirit Award

Arhontia Stavropoulos

Joao Pinheiro Camacho

Literature Society

Stephan Trotman

Wesley Padfield


Outstanding Contribution to the BAME Awarding Gap

Eva Wagaki Thuo

Jabulile Ncube

Kimberly Palmer

Ruhma Ali Taj

Adeyemi Ogunkoya, Eva Wagaki Thuo, Ruhma Ali Taj & Vivian Omolara Umossoh-Ime


Buddy Volunteer of the Year

Luis Eduardo Tolentino Santana

Minhaj Uddin Mohammed

Priya Mathews


Network Committee Member of the Year

Elise Martin-De-La-Torre

Meriem Gueffal

Monica Sharp

Sarah-Jayne Byrne

Sophie Bury


School Community Organiser of the Year

Amy Vince

Ashley Chinwendu Nkemakolam

Daniel Currell

Ellie Brock

Ethan Cooper


Student Rep of the Year

Lianne Mudholkar

Marta Valenti

Melika Nabipour

Shaziya Mehtab Alam

Sweety Tugnawat


Student Staff Member of the Year

Georgina Oduyingbo

Libby Freeman

Neelam Damania

Panteleimon Tampakopoulos

Stephan Trotman


Society of the Year

Debate Society

Indian Society

Law Society

Pole & Aerial Society

Student Paramedic Society

Taekwondo Society


Society Committee of the Year

Anime & Manga Society

Education Society

Geography, Environment & Planning (GEP) Society

Malaysian Society

Urban Dance Society


Best New Society

Events & Tourism Society

Language Exchange Society

Literature Society

Pharmacy Society

Physiotherapy Society


Best Society Event

Believers Loveworld Society's Super Sunday

Christian Union Society's The Search

Drama Society's Christmas Pantomime

Poetry, Prose & Scripts Society's Live Poetry Competition

Salsa Society's Christmas Party


SU x UH Partnership Award

David Phillips & Sally Hardwicke

Fiona Souter





Outstanding Contribution to the Students' Union

Surprise announcement on the night!


Congratulations to those of you that have made the cut! We're so excited to celebrate with you at this year's awards ceremony on Thursday 5th May where we'll be revealing our winners and highly commended nominees