The BUSU elections are held every academic year to determine a fit candidate who will be elected for certain electoral positions. These elections are run through a democratic process in which a candidate is voted in if they attain the most votes from the undergraduate student body. All candidates get a fair chance at campaigning under certain by-laws to ensure accurate representation for the next academic year. The positions available for the election in February are BUSU’s President, Vice President Student Services, Vice President Finance Administration, Vice President External Affairs, and Senate (one and a half year seat). Elections for BUSAC Representatives will be conducted in March.
With voting period coming up, it is important that all students make their voices heard. The executive positions have an enormous power to change Brock University for the better, so it is important to stay tuned for upcoming debates and updates from our candidates. In the previous year, our execs have been amazing in implementing some of the biggest changes we’ve seen to our university policy, and now it is up to us to vote for the candidates we think can continue our path to students satisfaction.
With campaigning starting on February 5th, it is important to stay informed on candidate’s positions, so you can make an informed decision, and continue to make Brock University the great place that it already is. Make sure to come out and support your candidates, as voting will start on February 13th, and run until February 15th.
Information on all things ELECTIONS can be found at www.brockbusu.ca/elections. This includes details on candidates, platform points, and much more! Hope to see you all at the voting polls!