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Forum with a difference

09 August 2005

Forum with a difference

Tomorrow (Wednesday August 10) at 12 noon, candidates from the various political parties vying for the student vote will enter NZ Political Idol Contest.

While the contestants will have the usual forum opportunities including a "question and answer time" they will also face a series of unusual tasks, including a 3 legged race to find a coalition partner.

"It is good that the political football of kicking about of students is finally working in students and graduates favour. We look forward to finding out which contestant has the most to offer tomorrow" said Rachel Dibble, president of OPSA.

Students will also have an opportunity to enrol to vote at this time

The NZ Political Idol competition starts 12 noon at the Student Centre, Harbour Tce.

ENDS

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