OPIRG York AGM and Board Elections

Are you a York Student, activist or community member interested in environmental and social justice?

NOMINATION for the York Public Interest Research Group Board of Directors is open to any OPIRG member, as long as the nomination is supported by at least 15 member signatures. All York students who have paid their student fees and not opted out of OPIRG York’s levy fee are members of OPIRG YORK and eligible for nomination. Community members may run for the board as well; a community member is anyone who pays their dues ($3-20 sliding scale) and signs the community membership form.
Nomination Period:
- Monday, April 16th to Monday, April 23rd
- Nomination forms can be picked up from the OPIRG office (Rm C449, Student Centre) starting on Monday April 16th and are also available on this page.
Completed nomination forms must be scanned and e-mailed to opirgyorkcro2018@gmail.com by 11:59PM on Monday April 23rd.
-The election of the board shall happen at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of OPIRG YORK, to be held on Monday May 7th (exact location TBD). 
- The polling station will be open for 1 hour during the AGM, and 1 hour after its completion.
- Nominees will have an opportunity to provide a brief statement about themselves prior to the voting.
For more questions and inquiries please contact Manisha Joshi-Vijayan, OPIRG York Chief Returning Officer (CRO) at opirgyorkcro2018@gmail.com. Copies of the nomination form and more information about OPIRG York are available at the OPIRG York office (Student Centre room 449C) and below:
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