UWSA Elections

General Election 

The General Election is where students can run for an Executive Team position (President, Vice-President External Affairs, Vice-President Student Affairs, Vice-President Internal Affairs) a Board of Director position, a Senate position or a Board of Regents seat.

2019 General Elections Voting Results

President of the UWSA
Meagan Malcolm
Yes: 143
No: 14

Vice-President Student Affairs of the UWSA
Noelle Sagher
Yes: 138
No: 20

Vice-President External Affairs of the UWSA
Mahlet Cuff
Yes: 132
No: 21

Vice-President Internal Affairs of the UWSA
Natasha Reimer
Yes: 139
No: 17

UWSA Senator
Braeden Broschuk
Yes: 129
No: 16

Accessibility Director 
Sarah Anderson and Loc Trinh (Co-Directors)
Yes: 144
No: 8

Arts Director
Wesley Fallis
Yes: 129
No: 8

Business and Economics Director
Anne-Cecile Panchaud: 89
Jibril Ladir: 61

Science Director
Ryan Nykvist
Yes: 133
No: 18

Environmental Ethics Director
Avery Letkemann
Yes: 145
No: 9

Graduate Student Director
Theresa Mackey and Racheal Kalaba (Co-directors)
Yes: 134
No: 10

International Students’ Director
Alex Ilesanmi
Yes: 143
No: 12

Racialized Students’ Director
Ella Taylor
Yes: 138
No: 11

Recreation and Athletics Director
Himal Parekh
Yes: 133
No: 10

Do you support increasing the Student Refugee Program student levy by $1.69?
Yes: 118
No: 41

Check out the Candidates’ Bios here: 2019 General Election Candidate Bios


Riddell Hall Atrium
March 4-6
9AM – 6PM

Richardson College
March 4-6
9AM – 6PM

Buhler Centre
March 4-6
9AM – 6PM

Merchants Corner
Tuesday, March 5
12.30PM – 4.30PM

Menno Simons College
Wednesday, March 6
12.30PM – 4.30PM

UWSA elections, as per Section 3 of our Policies, run on a four-week cycle.
Weeks 1 and 2:
Candidate Nominations and Referendum Submissions.
Week 3: Campaigning.
Week 4: Campaigning and Voting.

Dates for the General Election 2019:

Nomination Period: Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 – Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019
All Candidates Meeting: Friday, Feb. 15, 2019
Campaign Week: Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 – Friday, March 1, 2019
Candidate Speeches: Wednesday Feb 27 at 12.30 PM at The Hive
Voting: Monday, March 4, 2019 – Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Click here to download a Candidates Guide: 2019 General Elections Candidates Guide
OR pick up a printed copy from the UWSA General Office!

Election Forms:
UWSA Election Appeals Form
UWSA Election Complaint Form

Lisa Gingera
Chief Elections Commissioner
(Available by appointment)
Office Hours: TBA

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