Posts Tagged ‘DSU election’

Board of Governors: Jonathan Frontain

Editor’ Note: This interview has been edited and formatted for style and clarity Name: Jonathan Frontain Program and year:  I am currently doing my first year of a Master of Public Administration and also finished a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science here just last year.   Why are you running? What made you decide to…

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DSU VP Academic and External Candidate: Ahmed Abdulhussain

Editor’ Note: This interview has been edited and formatted for style and clarity Name: Ahmed Abdulhussain Program and year: I am currently in my third year of my Bachelor of Management Program. Why are you running? What made you decide to run? The incentive behind my decision to run is that I wanted to raise awareness…

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DSU VP Internal Candidate: Mitchell Mulhall

Editor’ Note: This interview has been edited and formatted for style and clarity.   Name: Mitch Mulhall Major, Year: Third year, BSc Biochemistry/Molecular Biology   What position are you running for, and what responsibilities correspond with it? In the upcoming student union election, I am running for the Vice President Internal position.  The VPI position plays an important…

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DSU 2017/18 election winners

Congratulations to all the winners of the DSU election! We can’t wait to see what you achieve in the 2017/18 school year.   EXECUTIVE President: Amina Abawajy VP Academic and External: Masuma Khan VP Internal: Alex Hughes VP Finance and Operations: Chantal Khoury VP Student Life: Cory Larsen BOG Rep: Jeremy Ryant   FACULTY Engineering rep:…

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Dalhousie Gazette Podcast: DSU Elections

We spoke about this year’s DSU election, current student issues and campus culture with VPFO candidates, Chris Abraham and Chantal Khoury, and VPI candidate, Alex Hughes. Host: Sabina Wex Guests: Chris Abraham, Chantal Khoury, Alex Hughes Edits: Luke MacDonald Producer: Jennifer Lee

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President: Amina Abawajy

Name: Amina A. Abawajy Hometown: Halifax, Nova Scotia Major: Computer Science and International Development Studies What experience do you have that makes you uniquely best suited for this position? As the current Vice President Academic and External, I have experience on the DSU executive as well as intimate knowledge of DSU Council, university administration, and…

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Women’s Rep: Katie Douglas

Name: Katie Douglas Hometown: It’s complicated. I was born in Halifax and have a lot of family here, but I grew up in Regina, Sask. Major, year: Third year BSc. Neuroscience. I spent some time at King’s in FYP first, so it’s my fourth year of university in total.   What are the issues within…

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Vice President Academic and External: Masuma Khan

Name: Masuma Khan Hometown: Halifax, Nova Scotia Major, Year: International Development Studies, Fourth Year   This position requires lots of advocacy work and organizing campaigns based on student’s special interest groups, what experience do you have in doing this? I have been the president of the Dalhousie Muslim Student Association for the past two years.…

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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Rep: Ashley Farrell

Name: Ashley Farrell Hometown: Fredericton, New-Brunswick Major, Year: Honors in Social Anthropology, Third Year   What are the issues within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences? Personal issues I’ve encountered in the faculty include a lack of summer courses (or time-conflicting summer courses), which result in students not obtaining the requirements they need to…

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Vice President Internal: Alex Hughes

Name: Alex Hughes Hometown: Victoria, BC Major, Year: I am in the second year of a double major in International Development and Gender and Women’s Studies.   Why do you want this position? In coming to Dalhousie, I had never experienced such a fearless, fiercely passionate group of young people who were unapologetic in their…

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