Elections Process and List of Candidates
September 2018 Fall ElectionBelow is the official list of candidates (nominees) as approved by the Chief Returning Officer (CRO)
|Name of Candidate||Profile||Platform|
|Danni Beardy||Aboriginal Students' Representative||Platform|
|Deepak Baanga||General Representative||Platform|
|Yadhunika Goyal||Vice President Student Life||Platform|
|Humraj Singh Grewal||Vice President Student Life||Platform|
|Daniel Kennedy||Aboriginal Students' Representative||Platform|
|Jonathan Lum||General Representative||Platform|
|Ishan Malhotra||International Students' Representative||Platform|
|Brian Qin||Vice President Student Life||Platform|
|Keshav Rai||Vice President Internal Affairs||Platform|
|Eknoor Singh Sekhon||General Representative||Platform|
|Gurleen Sidhu||Vice President External Affairs||Platform|
|Harsimrat Singh||Diversity & Inclusion Representative||Platform|
|Manpreet Singh||General Representative||Platform|
|Shubham Taneja||General Representative||Platform|
|Manvir Singh Tatla||Vice President Internal Affairs||Platform|
|Harmandeep Toor||Vice President Student Life||Platform|
|Navjot Warring||Vice President Finance & Administration||Platform|
Election CampaigningThe 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 ForumIn 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 BallotsCounting 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 ScrutineersEach 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.