Monthly Archives: November 2008

DUA Success in SRC Elections

We would like to congratulate DUA member Stephen McIlveen LL.B on his election as Speaker of the Students’ Representative Council. We are confident that he will carry out his important duties with impartiality and fairness at all times. He will … Continue reading

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DUP is the only Party to safeguard academic selection says Storey

North Antrim DUP MLA Mervyn Storey has rejected criticism of the DUP position on academic selection and reminded critics that it is only as a result of the actions of the DUP that academic selection will continue to be available. … Continue reading

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DUP has saved Academic Selection says Poots

Edwin Poots, DUP Assembly Member for Lagan Valley has re-affirmed the DUP’s commitment to the concept of academic selection. The DUP MLA said that any future educational arrangements must contain academic selection at their centre and called on those scare-mongering … Continue reading

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MLA HAILS EXECUTIVE ANNOUNCEMENT ON DEVOLVING JUSTICE POWERS

North Belfast DUP MLA Nelson McCausland has hailed the announcement regarding the devolution of justice powers as a good deal for Unionism. The DUP MLA lambasted Jim Allister’s scaremongering by pointing out that that all sensible unionists will welcome the … Continue reading

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DUA @ Remembrance Sunday

On Sunday 8th of November 2008 officers of the DUA laid a wreath as part of the official Queen’s University Act of Remembrance. The Association was represented by Thomas Hogg, Stephen Dunne, Ben Mallon, Dean McSorley, Jonathan Clarke and Neil … Continue reading

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Remembrance Sunday at Queen’s

This Sunday 9th November 2008 the DUA will be taking part in the University’s Act of Remembrance. Those taking part in the wreath laying ceremony are asked to meet in the Welcome Centre at 10:30am for the procession at 10:45am. … Continue reading

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Update: London Trip

We are pleased to announce that our annual trip to London and tour of Westminster will take place from Monday 20th to Thursday 23rd April 2009. If you are interested in attending please e-mail us at queensdua@hotmail.com to secure your … Continue reading

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DUA Show Appreciation to Armed Forces

DUA members were among the tens of thousands of well wishers who gathered in Belfast on Sunday 2nd November 2008 to welcome home soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan. Members of the Royal Irish Regiment, Irish Guards, Royal Dragoon Guards and … Continue reading

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Wear Your Poppy With Pride!

We urge all members to support the Royal British Legion’s ‘Poppy Appeal’ and wear your poppy in thankful remembrance of those who have served and continue to serve in the cause of peace and freedom.

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