indeed. The necessity of a degree for future employment in a real job tends to focus one‘s mind, whereas a sociology degree won’t get you another star in McD’s, so no need to bust a gut.Depends on the subject. Medicine, sciences and engineering students probably are and more importantly are probably too busy to get involved in that sort of nonsense. Media studies etc. might be clever, might be mongs and aren't kept occupied so have time to get involved in student politics.