On FASS Elections 2011

I refer to Augustin Chiam’s “Friends, Students, Candidates – Lend Me Your Ears!” article in the Opinion Desk (pp. 28 – 29) of the October 2011’s issue of The Ridge. Thank you, Augustin, for your considerable interest in observing how different faculties conduct their annual elections. In a year marked by two landmark Singapore elections, it’s sad to see how some students are vociferous critics of politics, but remain largely apathetic to what goes on in their backyard and how their subscription fees are being spent by their student management committees (MC). On Representation Indeed, your question on representativeness and...