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 SUS 2020 By-Elections

SUS 2020 By-Elections

SUS Elections and By-Elections are held to elect the SUS Board of Directors for the coming or current term. The purpose of the Board is to be the main oversight body of the Society


If you have any questions regarding this information, please contact elections@ufvsus.ca

Positions Available:

   
» Vice President External Submit your Nomination by September 24th  
» Aboriginal representative Submit your Nomination by September 24th  
» School of Graduate Studies Representative Submit your Nomination by September 24th  
» Faculty of Access and Continuing Studies Representative Submit your Nomination by September 24th  
» Faculty of Applied and Technical Studies Representative Submit your Nomination by September 24th  


Nomination Period: Sep 14 - Sep 24

   


Voting Period: Oct 19-21

   

SUS 2020 BY-ELECTIONS RESULTS

Total Voters - 584

Rajdeep Dhaliwal - 454 votes (78%) | ELECTED VICE PRESIDENT EXTERNAL

Spoiled Ballots - 130 (22%)

SUS 2020 By-ELECTION REPORT

Before you vote, please get to know your candidates by reading their Candidate Statements.

Vice President External Candidates
 Job Description

Manveer Heer | Candidate Statement | *Candidate Withdrawn from the By- elections for personal reasons.

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Rajdeep Dhaliwal | Candidate Statement



☆ Q&A & CANDIDATE MIXERS

Participate in the Q&A and Candidate Mixers!


● Candidates' Q&A:
CLICK HERE TO SEE THE CANDIDATES Q&A
●All-Candidates Meeting:
October 13th
Hosted Online Time: 16:00
*Link for this event will be posted here.*

 
 


☆ Voting Period
Voting Period: October 19th, 2020 to October 21st, 2020 at 11h59
Voting ballots (unique links) will be e-mailed to all SUS members to their student e-mails.

SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION PACKAGES!

REMEMBER: ANYONE CAN NOMINATE THEMSELVES!!!


☆ Nomination Period:
When can I nominate?

ONLINE: September 14th, 2020 to September 24th, 2020 by 23:59.
IN PERSON: at S1109 (Abbotsford):September 14th, 2020 to September 24th, 2020 by 15:59


Where can I get a nomination package?

If you would like a printed version of the 2020 SUS By-Elections Nomination Package, please visit the
Student Union Society office located at room (S1109) in the Abbotsford Campus and request one.
*COVID 19 safety measures in place.

For a digital version of the 2020 SUS By-Elections Nomination Package, please visit the SUS 2020 Elections
Nomination packages section here:Nomination packages


How can I submit my nomination package?

● In Person:
If you are submitting the nomination package in person (hard copy), your nomination package must be delivered between September 14th and *September 24th at the front desk of the SUS Office (S1109) during office hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm.

*NOTE: In-Person nomination packages will not be received after 15:59 of September 24th, 2020.

Incomplete or erroneous nomination packages: Will only be accepted if resubmitted before the close of nominations (by September 24th at 15:59).


● Online:
Submit your nomination packages by e-mailing in PDF format to elections@ufvsus.ca between September 14th, and September 24th, 2020 at 23:59.
Please type the position and your name in the subject of your e-mail as well as the name of the file.
eg.
Subject: Position Nomination Package-Your Name.
file name: PositionNominationPackage-YourName.pdf
NOTE: Online Nomination packages will not be received after 23:59 of September 24th, 2020.

Incomplete or erroneous nomination packages: Will only be accepted if resubmitted before the close of nominations (by September 24th at 15:59).


☆ Review Period:
September 28th, 2020 to September 29th, 2020

All applicants will be contacted with a confirmation of reception of your application
Incomplete or erroneous nomination packages will be rejected.

*All Candidates will be required to attend an information meeting at this time, scheduled at the discretion of the CEO*

☆ Campaign Period:
Campaign Period: September 30th, 2020 to October 16th, 2020
Go out and call out the Vote for you!!
Engage with your fellow UFV students and guide the SUS into the future!
Please read the Campaign rules here: Campaign Rules

☆ Q&A & CANDIDATE MIXERS

Participate in the Q&A and Candidate Mixers!


● Candidates Q&A :
To see the Q&A, please click here.
● Campaign Speech:
October 19th
To see the campaign speech, please click here.

 
 


☆ Voting Period
Voting Period: October 19th, 2020 to October 21st, 2020 at 11h59
Voting ballots (unique links) will be e-mailed to all SUS members to their student e-mails.

☆ Announcement & Ratification Period:
Ratification: October 22nd*
Announcement: October 23rd *
Let’s welcome our 2020 Elected Representatives!
On October 23rd the Elected Candidates will be announced in The SUS digital channels

☆ Commencing Period
VP-External and Board Members begin the week of October 26th, 2020
Starting October 26th, the Elected Candidates will start their transition and training period by meeting with the current executives.

Policies, Procedures, & Rules

Ensure you review election policies and rules:
Elections Policy Election Rules
Electoral Oversight Policy Electoral Oversight Procedure

The SUS 2020-2021 General Elections were held from From April 5th to April 13th, 2020.

SUS 2020 Elections Results

Please see below, the votes and the elected candidates for the 2020-2021 Period


If you have any questions regarding this information, please contact elections@ufvsus.ca


RESULTS

President Candidates

Sunny Cheema

| 190 Votes |

Jessica Lynn Levesque

| 299 Votes |

2020 - 2021 ELECTED PRESIDENT

Harsh Thind

| 113 Votes |

Vice President External

Rajdeep Dhaliwal

| 280 Votes |

Andrew J. Stahl

| 298 Votes |

2020 - 2021 ELECTED VICE PRESIDENT EXTERNAL

Vice President Students

Tyler Branston

|  99 Votes |

Keara Parsons

| 182 Votes |

Prabhpreet Singh

| 207 Votes |

2020 - 2021 ELECTED VICE PRESIDENT STUDENTS

Samantha Rae Smith

| 112 Votes |

Vice President Internal

Duncan Herd

| 525 Votes |

2020 - 2021 VICE ELECTED PRESIDENT INTERNAL

Board Representatives

Faculty of Health Sciences Representative

Jasleen Kaur Brar

| 530 Votes |

2020 - 2021 ELECTED HEALTH SCIENCES REPRESENTATIVE

Faculty of Sciences Representative

Marten Reece Doppenberg

| 522 Votes |

2020 - 2021 ELECTED FACULTY OF SCIENCES REPRESENTATIVE

Professional Studies Representative

Harman Gill

| 519 Votes |

2020 - 2021 ELECTED PROFESSIONAL STUDIES REPRESENTATIVE

College of Arts Representative

Tripat Kaur Sandhu

| 354 Votes |

2020 - 2021 ELECTED COLLEGE OF ARTS REPRESENTATIVE

Alec Zinman

| 228 Votes |

References

For reference to the election process please read:
Elections Policy
Electoral Oversight Policy
Election Rules
Electoral Oversight Procedure

Contact

Please contact the Chief Electoral Officer at elections@ufvsus.ca if you have any questions about these documents or this process.