SA byelection set for December

Student Association accepting nominations for five positions

Get your calendars out and your campaigning game on as the Student Association (SA), which funds The Dialog, has announced a byelection.

The SA is welcoming nominations for five vacant positions on its board, calling on students interested in representing their peers at George Brown College (GBC). The vacant roles are:

  • Satellite campuses director
  • Hospitality and culinary arts representative
  • Preparatory and liberal studies representative
  • First Nations, Métis and Inuit students’ representative
  • International students representative

“We’re looking for people who are really passionate about the role,” said Jasmyn St. Hilaire, director of communications and internal at the SA.

“You are basically able to come up with a lot of ideas and bring your proposals forward,” she added. 

For details on the individual roles and the operations of the SA, visit their website at studentassociation.ca, SA offices at the Casa Loma and St. James or the SA table in the Waterfront campus lobby.

 If you are the perfect person for one of these jobs or know someone who is, get your nominations in between Nov. 13 and 19.  

“We all wanted to make a change and have a hand in our student movement,” said Hilaire. 

All candidates are expected to meet on Nov. 22, followed by the campaign period which will run from Nov. 23 to 30.

The SA is calling on all students to exercise their right to vote when polls open on Dec. 3 to 7.

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SA byelection set for December