Welcome to the Graduate Students' Association of the University of Calgary!
Announcement of the GSA By-Elections, March 2014
The GSA is pleased to announce that we will be holding by-elections for our Board of Directors for the 2014-2015 year. We will be looking to fill the positions of:
Vice-President Finance & Services
This is an excellent opportunity to diversify your resume and make a difference in your university community.
Nominations are OPEN! (closed Mon. March 17, 4:30 PM)
For more details and a timeline of the election process, please click here
GSA Bylaw Changes - Special General Meeting
The Graduate Students' Association will be holding a Special General Meeting on Tuesday March, 25 2014 at 7:30 PM in ICT 116. All graduate students can attend and vote, and your participation is encouraged and very much appreciated. Registration will begin at 7:15 PM. You will be required to show your student ID.
The purpose of this meeting is to amend the GSA's bylaws to add a 5th member to our executive board of directors. There are some additional bylaw changes relating to executive duties and calling Special General Meetings. All of these proposed changes are outlined in the attachment below
Everyone who attends this meeting is welcome to join us afterwards at the Last Defence Lounge for refreshments.
The documents outlining the changes we propose to make to the GSA's bylaws are available below. Please review them, and if you have any questions or concerns, please send these via email ahead of the meeting so that we have time to review and properly address them. We will also collect your feedback and present it at the meeting, this way we can ensure the SGM is as effective and efficient as possible. Please send your questions and concerns to email@example.com
We wish you continued success in your academic year and we appreciate your involvement in our graduate community! See you at the meeting.
Congratulations to 2014 Graduate Students' Association Executives:
Sarah Akierman, by acclamation: GSA President
Aamir Rafiq, by acclamation: GSA VP Student Life
2014-15 GSA Executives take office May 1st, 2014.
Questions? Contract the GSA’s Chief Returning Officer Jeremy Hexham at: firstname.lastname@example.org
News for the GSA Health & Dental Services
In an effort to be more environmentally sustainable, the GSA's health and dental services will be striving to go paperless. All services can be done online at www.studentbenefits.ca. You can submit claims, opt out or in, add dependents, and register for direct deposit all from this website
Questions? Contact email@example.com