Elections

Director/Senator By-Elections

The Fall by-elections will be taking place in September. Due to COVID-19 this by-election will take place completely online. If you have any questions please email [email protected]

Results

NUSU Director-at-Large

Aamil Mohammad Ferhath

Yes – 252
No – 136
Abstain – 163

Mercedes FichaudĀ 

Yes – 283
No – 112
Abstain – 156

Curtis Tilbury

Yes – 265
No – 122
Abstain – 164

Congratulations to Aamil, Mercedes and Curtis who will now join the NUSU Board of Directors.

Graduate Studies Student Senator

Ashley Locke

Yes – 421
No – 35
Abstain – 95

Congratulations to Ashley who will represent the Graduate Studies program in Academic Senate.

Thank you to all of the candidates and to those who voted.

Directors-at-Large

Name: Aamil Mohammed Ferhath
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Name: Curtis Tilbury
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Name: Mercedes Fichaud
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Graduate Student Senator

Name: Ashley Locke
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Dates of By-election

  • September 3rd: Election information goes out
  • September 17th – 10am:
    Election Nomination Package is to be sent to [email protected]
  • September 18th – 10am or 3pm:
    Zoom links will be sent to candidates after receiving their package. If you are unable to make these times please contact the CRO to make accommodations.
  • September 21st-25th: Campaign Period
  • September 24th + 25th: Voting Period
  • September 28th: Election results

NUSU Director

Being a director is a great way to develop professional skills and begin to build connections through the university. This position also provides the opportunity to work on meaningful projects and explore the student movement. In this position you would be responsible for ensuring that the students interests are being reflected in the actions of the student union in an objective way. This can happen through a variety of channels, and it is up to you to utilize this position to build your skills and advocate for students in your own way.

To see the current Directors, please go to: nusu.com/bod

Nipissing University Academic Student Senator

Being a senator is a great way to develop professional skills and begin to build connections through the university. This position also provides the opportunity to work on meaningful projects and explore the student movement. In this position you would be responsible for ensuring that the students interests are being advocated for and heard in regard to the academic processes and environment of the university. This can happen through a variety of channels, and it is up to you to utilize this position to build your skills and advocate for students in your own way.

To see the current Student Senators, please go to: https://nusu.com/bog/

Information Package

This package is to help candidates understand the process of the by-elections.
Elections Information Package

Other Information

You can see our by-laws and policies: https://nusu.com/governance

You can find the elections policy here: Elections Policy