Students have taken to Twitter to voice their reactions to the announcement of the YUSU Election candidates.
Many students were disappointed by the lack of female candidates running for YUSU president.
It's appalling that all the candidates for YUSU president are male. Appalling.
— Rebecca Saw (@RebeccaSees) February 9, 2015
While joke candidate Ron Weasley seemed to split opinion among students.
The full list of candidates can be found below.
Student Activities Officer
Welfare and Community Officer
York Sport President
Tamaki Laycock and Elizabeth Ogenyi
Aquib Hussain and Yousef Jumah
Disabled Students’ Officer
Environment and Ethics Officer
Tess Parker and Jacob Webb
Denis Farrer and Shaquile Noor
Roberto Avelar and Olivia May Grutter
Danai Theodoraki and Paraskevi Moutsipai
Ilyas Sliti and Richard Osho
Liam O’Brien and Dom Smithies
Evie Brill and Jack Chadwick
Anand Goyal and Michelle Lee
Faye Astin and Becky Longbottom
Ananna Zaman and Katherine Mellor