2013 Elections Timeline: Executive Board 

OCTOBER  

Executive Board Information Sessions:

  • Monday, October 14, 2013 at 8:00 PM: Murphy Room
  • Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 2:00 pm: O’Dea Room

October 22, 2013: Exec Board Nominations

  • 5:00 p.m. in the Jardine Room
  • Takes place during a Student Union Senate Meeting
  • To run for an Executive Board position you must be nominated by an Undergraduate JCU student and that nomination must be seconded by a current Student Union Senator.
  • You must also attend the Student Union Meeting the following week to accept your nomination (you may only accept the nomination to run in ONE position)

October 29, 2013: Exec Board Nominations and Acceptances (MANDATORY)

  • 5:00 p.m. in the Jardine Room
  • IMPORTANT: MUST BE PRESENT TO ACCEPT YOUR NOMINATION
  • Takes place during a Student Union Senate Meeting
  • To run for an Executive Board position you must be nominated by an Undergraduate JCU student and that nomination must be seconded by a current Student Union Senator.

Immediately following nomination acceptance: October 29, 2013: Exec Board All-Candidate Meeting (MANDATORY)

  • 6:30pm in the Jardine Room
  • Pizza and drinks available

Immediately following All-Candidate Meeting: Exec Board Campaigning Begins

  • Can begin campaigning directly after all-candidate meeting

NOVEMBER

November 1, 2013: Exec Board Platform Statements Due with headshot by 11pm to Alexis Mittereder (amittereder15@jcu.edu)

  • E-Mail SU Elections Committee Chair, with any questions
  • November 5, 2013: Exec Board Platform Reading and Presidential Debate (MANDATORY)
    at 8pm in the Atrium, Student Center

  • Before the debate each person running for an Executive Board position will deliver a 2 minute speech – typically a version of their platform statement.
  • November 6 & 7, 2013: Exec Board General Elections

    • Link to vote sent out to ALL students via e-mail

    November 11 & 12, 2013: Exec Board Run-off Elections (if necessary)