Elections Process and List of Candidates

September 2018 Fall Election

Below is the official list of candidates (nominees) as approved by the Chief Returning Officer (CRO)

Name of CandidateProfilePlatform
Danni BeardyAboriginal Students' RepresentativePlatform
Deepak BaangaGeneral RepresentativePlatform
Yadhunika GoyalVice President Student LifePlatform
Humraj Singh GrewalVice President Student LifePlatform
Sukhroop KaurPresidentPlatform
Daniel KennedyAboriginal Students' RepresentativePlatform
Jonathan LumGeneral RepresentativePlatform
Ishan MalhotraInternational Students' RepresentativePlatform
Brian QinVice President Student LifePlatform
Keshav RaiVice President Internal AffairsPlatform
Eknoor Singh SekhonGeneral RepresentativePlatform
Gurleen SidhuVice President External AffairsPlatform
Harsimrat SinghDiversity & Inclusion RepresentativePlatform
Manpreet SinghGeneral RepresentativePlatform
Shubham TanejaGeneral RepresentativePlatform
Manvir Singh TatlaVice President Internal AffairsPlatform
Harmandeep ToorVice President Student LifePlatform
Navjot WarringVice President Finance & AdministrationPlatform

Election Campaigning

The election campaigning period starts on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 12noon and closes Friday, October 12, 2018 at 4:30pm. Candidates are required to abide by campaign rules and conduct as set forth in Policy No. B2520 - Candidacy & Campaigning. Notably, they must remove all campaign materials on display including posters by Friday, October 12, 2018 at 4:30pm. Candidates found to be in violation of any of the candidacy and campaign rules will be disqualified by the CRO.

The All Candidates Forum

In order to increase voter awareness, an All Candidates Forum will be held Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 11:45am to 12:15pm in the main foyer (Upper Lounge) of the Students' Union Building. All Candidates must be in attendance and available to meet the membership present at the Forum. Candidates must also prepare and read a short statement outlining their reasons for campaigning for a position on the Students' Union Executive Board. Creativity and inventiveness are requested in an attempt to make the Forum an exciting event. Candidates not in attendance will have their candidacy revoked.

Counting of Ballots

Counting of ballots (by-law 9.11.1) will take place at the Students' Union Building in the Boardroom and will start October 18, 2018 at 2:30pm.

Appointment of Scrutineers

Each candidate may appoint a scrutineer to observe the counting of ballots in accordance with by-law 9.11.2. The doors of the room where counting takes place will be locked and Scruitineers arriving even one minute late will not be allowed in under any circumstances.

Candidates must fill in a Scrutineer Appointment Form available from the Candidates Nomination Package. This form duly completed must be returned to the LSU Reception (S105) on or before October 16, 2018 at 2:00pm. Scrutineers must produce a valid piece of Id to be allowed in.

For more information, please stop by the LSU Office or contact the Chief Returning Officer at jeanniebatescro@gmail.com.

Contact Information
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