UWSA Elections

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General Election 

The General Election is where students can run for an Executive Team position (President, Vice-President External Affairs, Vice-President Student Affairs, Vice-President Internal Affairs) a Board of Director position, a Senate position or a Board of Regents seat.

Read about all of the available positions here: UWSA General Election Positions

UWSA elections, as per Section 3 of our Policies, run on a four week cycle.

Weeks 1 and 2: Candidate Nominations and Referendum Submissions.

Week 3: Campaigning.

Week 4: Campaigning and Voting.

 

Dates for the General Election 2018:

Nomination Period: Monday, Feb. 5, 2018 – Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018

All Candidates Meeting: Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 at 12:30

Campaign Week: Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 – Friday, March 2, 2018

Voting: Monday, March 5, 2018 – Wednesday, March 7, 2018

2018 UWSA General Election Candidates & Referendum

Check out candidates’ bios here!

PRESIDENT

 MORGAN BRIGHTNOSE – UWSA Engage slate

 

VICE PRESIDENT EXTERNAL AFFAIRS

 ZEE MORALES – UWSA Engage slate

 

VICE PRESIDENT STUDENT AFFAIRS

 JADE DEFEHR – UWSA Engage slate

 

VICE PRESIDENT INTERNAL AFFAIRS

 BRENDEN GALI – UWSA Engage slate

 

SCIENCE DIRECTOR

 TESSA BORTOLUZZI

DANIEL DENTON

 

ARTS DIRECTOR

 JERICO NIEVES

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS’ DIRECTOR

 IFEOMA NNADI

 

COMMUNITY LIAISON

 UGONNA CHIGBO & MESERET KAHSAY

MIA RYDER-MARKS & NICHOLAS WARSZA

 

ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS DIRECTOR

 AVERY LETKEMANN

 

LGBT* DIRECTOR

 QUENTIN MAYHEW & JUDE YALLOWEGA

 

ACCESSIBILITY DIRECTOR

 MOHAMED BEHI

 

PACE DIRECTOR

 GOLDIE ARORA

 

REGENTS

SOPHIA HERSHFIELD

MEGAN LINTON

 

SENATOR

MICHAEL KVERN

 

REFERENDUM – Based on a Yes/No vote by all eligible* UWSA members.

 

The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association will impose a levy on EDUC courses of 25 cents per credit hour to be accessed only by the Education Students’ Association as a means to create awards, bursaries, grants, or foundation investments with the express purpose of supporting Education students at the University of Winnipeg

*This referendum is open to be voted on only by students registered in the faculty of Education.

Nomination Form – Referendum

Voting:

Voting week is Monday, March 5, 2018 – Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Students have multiple voting locations to choose from:

Riddell Atrium
-Monday-Wednesday; 9am-6pm

The Hive
-Monday-Wednesday; 9am-6pm

Buhler Atrium
-Monday-Wednesday; 9am-6pm

Mobile Station
-Richardson College; Monday; 9am-6pm *CANCELLED due to power outage in Richardson College*
-Merchants Corner, Tuesday; 9am-4:30pm
-Duckworth Centre; Wednesday; 9am-6pm

Join the Facebook event here!

Chief Elections Commissioner Office Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Friday: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Election Forms:

UWSA Election Appeals Form

UWSA Election Complaint Form

UWSA REBLITE Board Ruling Form

 UWSA Election CEC Ruling Form

 

Contact:

Hollie Swart
Chief Elections Commissioner
cec@theuwsa.ca

 

 

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