Second cycle of voting at Ghent University: towards a second round

(20-06-2017) In the first round of the second voting cycle of the rector and vice-rector elections at Ghent University, the candidate duo did not achieve the required two-thirds majority.

Rik Van de Walle and Mieke Van Herreweghe achieved 58.62% of the votes, which is comparable to the results in the first voting cycle. The voter turnout in the first round was lower than in the previous cycle, which was also expected.

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On Wednesday 21 June at 8 am the second voting round will take place. Again, all staff and students are invited to vote on