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SFSS General Elections 2017 Official Results

Here are the official results for the SFSS 2017 General Election of Board of Directors and Referenda. The IEC thanks those who were patient and understanding throughout the process.

PRESIDENT
1. Hangue Kim (Elected)
• Yes: 1186
• No: 493

VP FINANCE
1. Baljinder Bains: 741 (Elected)
2. Archit Bansal: 473
3. Tawanda Masawi (Suavé): 518

VP STUDENT SERVICES
1. Jimmy Dhesa (Elected)
• Yes: 1160
• No: 452

VP STUDENT LIFE
1. Alam Khehra (Elected)
• Yes: 1049
• No: 390

VP EXTERNAL RELATION
1. Prab Bassi (Elected)
• Yes: 1104
• No: 413

VP UNIVERSITY RELATIONS
1. Erwin Kwok (Elected)
• Yes: 1113
• No: 399

AT-LARGE REPRESENTATIVES
1. Raajan Garcha: 785 (Elected)
2. Jaskarn Randhawa:733 (Elected)
3. Dedarul M Chisty: 263
4. Robert Hanson: 436
5. Cody Leung: 389

COMMUNICATION, ART AND TECHNOLOGY FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Juvina Angelica Silvestre (Elected)
• Yes: 80
• No: 18

APPLIED SCIENCES FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Jeffrey Leung: 106 (Elected)
2. Ekjot Billing: 74
3. Sina Khalili: 69
4. Hanieh Zahiremami: 29

BUSINESS FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Gini Kuo: 174 (Elected)
2. Braeden Alexander Peterson: 113

ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Jackson Freedman: 328 (Elected)
2. Mason Taykandy: 144

EDUCATION FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Jamie Zhu (Elected)
• Yes: 55
• No: 5

ENVIRONMENT FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Yun Oh
• Yes: 72
• No: 18

HEALTH SCIENCES FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Aarushi Sharma: 95 (Elected)
2. Natalia Gretskaia: 65

SCIENCES FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
1. Parham Elmi: 263 (Elected)
2. Nikki Dumrique: 206

REFERENDA

1. Health & Dental: Pass
Yes: 1090 votes
No: 822 votes

2. By-Laws: Fail
Yes: 869
No: 711

SFSS General Elections and Referenda 2017 Update – Voting Period Extension

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) will be re-opening the ballot for the Executives and At-Large Directors, and Referendum Questions as a result of a technical error that led to the ballot being closed at 11:50pm as opposed to 11:59pm last night. To ensure the fullest accessibility to the voting process, the ballot will be reopened on Monday at 12:00pm to 12:09pm. You will receive another email with the appropriate link to the ballot at 12:00pm on Monday.

Please “Like” the SFSS Elections Facebook page to stay up to date. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the IEC at elections.chief@sfss.ca.

The SFSS General Election and Referendum 2017 Voting Period is Now Open!

Follow the instructions that are listed below carefully, and have your say in the future of the Simon Fraser Student Society!

Make sure to learn about the candidate platforms and referendum questions beforehand in order to make an informed vote.

Ballot Information

The SFSS General Election and Referendum 2017 is comprised of 9 electronic ballots.

You are eligible to cast Ballot 1, and may be eligible to cast additional ballots depending on your registration and membership status. To ensure you have participated fully in the election and referendum, please click on each individual link and follow the instructions to determine your eligibility for each ballot.

Ballots

  1. Ballot for the SFSS Executive Directors, At-Large Directors, and Referendum Questions
  2. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Applied Sciences
  3. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  4. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Business
  5. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Communication, Art, and Technology
  6. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Education
  7. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Environment
  8. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Health Sciences
  9. Ballot for the position of SFSS Faculty Representative Director – Faculty of Science

Additional Information

If you have any questions, please contact the Chief Commissioner of the SFSS Independent Electoral Commission at elections.chief@sfss.ca.

The IEC is Taking Debate Questions!

The IEC is taking debate questions! Send them over to elections.chief@sfss.ca ASAP to have your question be asked at either of this week’s upcoming debates!

Reminder that the Burnaby Candidate Debate is on March 16th, 2017. It will run from 11:30AM – 2:30PM in the James Douglas Study Area.

The Surrey Candidate Debate is on March 17th, 2017 from 11:30AM – 2:30PM in the Mezzanine.