Clubs and societies stand in solidarity against 'Future FASS' proposal

Clubs and societies stand in solidarity against 'Future FASS' proposal

On 13 October, students from a host of clubs and societies convened in an online forum to speak against the ‘Future FASS’ plan, which would put up to 250 undergraduate Arts subjects and half of postgraduate units at risk. On the same day Honi reported on the damning extent of the proposed cuts, 14 clubs launched the ‘Clubs Against the Cuts’ campaign. Within five days, several open letters amassed over 800 signatories and 250 testimonies. Drawing on this momentum, Alice Stafford, President of the Sydney University Dramatic Society (SUDS), opened the forum by emphasising the campaign’s intention to engage “students who will be both directly and indirectly impacted,” and to allow “students who haven’t necessarily had a space to voice their anger or take action.” Several speakers protested against FASS …
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