The King’s Students’ Union Fall Councillor Election for the positions of First Year Representative, Arts Representative, Science Representative, Journalism Representative, Residence Representative, and Member-at-Large is taking place on October 12th and 13th, 2016. All King’s students can vote on Wednesday October 12th and Thursday October 13th, 9am-7pm outside of Prince Hall in the King’s Arts and Administration Building. Bring your King’s ID or International Student Identity Card to vote.
KSU Fall Councillor Election Results
First Year Representative
Riel D. Tétreault 44
Chris Pearse 38
Caleb Sher 37
Re-open Nominations 0
Lucia Helder 110
Re-open Nominations 7
Drew Guyan 167
Re-open Nominations 7
Lianne Xiao 49
Re-open Nominations 3
Frances-Grace Fyfe 21
Re-open Nominations 1
Jacob Baker-Kretzmar 215
Re-open Nominatioons 24
These results are unofficial subject to an appeal made in writing made to the Chair as per the KSU Bylaws, Appendix A – ELECTIONS PROCEDURE.
KSU Fall Councillor Election Candidate Speeches and Platforms
Watch the candidate speeches and read the platforms here:
Science Representative Candidate:
Frances Grace Fyfe – Speech and Q&A
Jacob Baker-Kretzmar- Speech and Q&A
All candidates have the opportunity to submit a platform to be posted next to the polling station and online. Any candidates without platforms did not submit one to the Chief Returning Officer.
Fall Councillor Election Scrutineers:
All candidates have the option to send a scrutineer to the count to observe and to lodge appeals and complaints on behalf of the candidates they represent. Notice of the Fall Councillor Election scrutineers can be downloaded here.
Ruling of the Chair
On October 13th, 2016, the King’s Students’ Union Chair made a ruling to extend the voting for the position of Journalism representative until 8pm on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 for the purpose of attaining quorum. The Ruling of the Chair made on October 13th, 2016, regarding voting for the Journalism Representative can be downloaded here.
If you have any questions about the election, please contact Hannah MacDougall
our Chief Returning Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Appeals must be submitted in writing to the Chair of the Union, Charlotte Sullivan.