With regards to low voter turnout both in a recent constitutional referendum and the yearly Sabbatical elections, you can find below an ever-expanding list of suggestions to reform the TCDSU (and others). Any Trinity College Dublin student can comment on this document within Google Docs.
(Unrelated, but for archival reasons) TCDSU Motion on Academic Open Access – Passed
We encourage all Students4Change members and interested students to run for office. #Reform, #Repoliticise, #Radicalise student unions and the student movement.
An interesting video on the topic and on the issues facing our union is a recording of the The Hist’s debate on ‘This House Has No Faith in the SU’.