Due to COVID 19, campaigning this year will be online only.
As well as writing a manifesto, you'll also need to run a campaign - in other words, interact with voters and convince them to vote for you.
Everyone has a different way of running an election campaign - some people run it by themselves, and some people run it together with their friends in a "campaign team". However, please not you must adhere to COVID-19 rules as outlined in the eelction rule page.
Here are some things that you could do as part of a campaign
Create a brand and campaign design. Free resources such as CANVA are great for this!
Designing online leaflets/ posters to share out to students. This is free and can be done online through social media.
Doing quick announcements during your lecture just before lectures start (be sure to ask the lecturers' permission beforehand).
TikTok is growing in popularity, why made a video to share?
Making a campaign video and sharing it on social media.
Setting up a Facebook event/Facebook page to share on social media.
Remember though, the more innovative and unique you are, the better. If you have a creative idea that's not listed here, do use it - as long as you stick to the election rules!
Canva is a graphic design platform, used to create social media graphics, presentations, posters, documents and other visual content. Use this to design posters/campiagn images.