Meetings : WUSC at Trent University
First of all, the co-chairs and executive members of WUSC at Trent University wish to extend thanks to those persons who made an effort to attend the SRP last week Thursday. The event was very successful and everyone enjoyed sharing in the delicious food.
WUSC at Trent University is now getting ready to campaign for increasing the during this month’s TCSA elections. You can read more about what the Local Committee does with the funds by reading , which was published earlier in January. As a result, there will be a for all existing and new members tomorrow, Monday March 8th, at 5:00pm in LEC room 208. We are sorry for the short notice, but a lot of important things have to be discussed so we can get an early start on the campaign. Again, we need everybody’s participation even if you are new to WUSC.
The agenda for tomorrow’s meeting includes the following:
- Quick introduction and overview of the SRP,
- Quick review of the elections, guidelines and rules,
- Formation of the YES Committee (to be explained),
- Overview of tasks for the campaign,
- Task distribution,
WUSC at Trent University is very excited to announce that we succeeded in getting enough votes in last week’s . Not only did we receive enough votes, but we surpassed our target of 700! The more than 1000 signatures collected came from Trent University students who support the Local Committee’s on-going efforts to sponsor two students next academic year. Thanks to all those who signed the petition and those hard-working members who accepted responsibility for collecting signatures. We could not have done it without you! Drawing from the success of this petition, we can now move forward to the next stage – that is, campaigning for the levy increase in the March 2010 elections. Our strategy for the campaign will be discussed in the next to be held at 5:00pm on Friday, January 29th, in room 208 of LEC. General meetings are intended for all local committee members and prospective members are invited to attend.
Our next WUSC at Trent University for committee executives will be held on Monday, January 18th, 2010, at 5:00pm in the LEC Pit. If you hold an executive position within the Local Committee, you are expected and encouraged to attend this very important meeting. During this meeting, we will be talking about Better World Books and next year’s intern.
Referendum Web Training Postponement – The next web training session that is being provided by WUSC in Ottawa will be held this Wednesday, January 13th. Members are asked to contact our Local Committee co-chairs via e-mail as soon as possible if they are interested in attending this seminar.
WUSC Local Committee Get-together – WUSC staff will be holding a get-together for regional Local Committees at the University of Toronto New College campus on Saturday, January 23rd, and Sunday, January 25th, from 8:30-4:30pm and 8:30-2:30pm on the respective days. Matters to be dealt with include the SRP and the various Uniterra campaigns. At least one prospective Local Committee executive member and an existing executive member of WUSC at Trent University are encouraged to attend. Please contact our Local Committee co-chairs via e-mail for more information and to obtain forms that require completion prior to attending.
TCSA Referendum Petition Deadline – Petitions are due on Thursday, January 21st. Those members within the Finance Committee are kindly asked to obtain details on what WUSC at Trent University needs to do for this referendum petition.
Our next WUSC will be held on Monday, 23rd November, 2009, at 5:00pm in the LEC Pit. During the meeting, an update will be made concerning the project and our path forward from here. Come to hear about the success that WUSC, in collaboration with the TMSA, MESA, TUPS, SAAT, Trent Active Minds and the TCSA, has had with the and to give your input on future projects.
All executive and general members are encouraged to attend this meeting. Furthermore, you will not want to miss the awesome cookies! And, as always, if you are interested in joining WUSC at Trent University, feel free to attend. Bring a friend or two along who may also be interested!
Locating the LEC Pit
The Pit is a meeting space for student groups. It is located in the Lady Eaton College (West Bank) adjacent to the LEC cafeteria.
Once again, we wish to welcome all new and returning students to Trent University and to WUSC in general. We are looking forward to an exciting year ahead filled with lots of great activities in which you can participate!
The first general meeting will be held on Monday, 28th September, 2009, at 5:00pm in the LEC Pit. General meetings are intended for all members; new or interested members are especially invited to attend. The meeting will consist of an overview of what WUSC is all about, and how you can get involved in various events and campaigns. Refreshments will be served.
So take an hour out of your study schedule, bring your friends, and come to a fun yet informative meeting where you will learn how “Education Changes the World”!
Locating the LEC Pit
New students may not be aware of the location of our meeting venue. The Pit is a meeting space for student groups located in the Lady Eaton College (West Bank) adjacent to the LEC cafeteria.