AUS Council Summary January 11

Erik Partridge | AUS President Updates

At the first AUS meeting of the semester we confirmed the dates for the winter general election, and discussed our larger plans for the semester. The VP Academic also discussed the proposed changes to the Arts Student Employment Fund Bylaws, which deal with funding Professors receive to hire student researchers!

Apply to be a 2017 Valedictorian!

VP Academic Updates

Each year, three outstanding undergraduate students in the Faculty of Arts are selected to represent their peers at the Spring Convocation Ceremonies. The Valedictorian Selection Committee is now accepting applications for the Graduating Class of 2017. Applicants will be chosen on the basis of their academic record, leadership, and dedication to the McGill community. They should demonstrate a strong willingness …

Agenda- January 25, 2017

AUS Speaker Updates

Call to order Territorial Acknowledgement Roll Call Approval of the Minutes from January 11 Approval of the Agenda Announcements Robert’s Rules Presentation New Business Motion to Approve ASEFC Membership Motion to Re-Instate ISSA as a Departmental Association Motion to Create SNAX Committee 9. Question Period 10. Discussion about Elections 11. Reports of Departmental Associations SLUM SSA SUMS WIMESSA 12. Reports of …

Agenda- January 11, 2017

AUS Speaker Legislative Council

 Minutes Call to order Territorial Acknowledgement Roll Call Approval of the Minutes from November 30 Approval of the Agenda Announcements  Question Period 8. New Business Motion to Hold a Winter General Election Motion to Create SNAX Committee 9. Discussion of ASEF By-Law Changes Proposal 10. Reports of the Arts Reps and Senators Arts Reps Senate 11. Executive Reports President Academic Communications External …

Nominate a Prof, TA, or Advisor for the AUS Teaching Awards!

VP Academic Updates

Each year, the Arts Undergraduate Society recognizes outstanding teaching staff in the Faculty of Arts through its Teaching Excellence Awards. The Awards Selection Committee is now accepting nominations from undergraduate students for the Professor, Teaching Assistant and Advisor categories. Students may nominate more than one candidate for each category. All nominees will be invited to an Awards Reception in early …

Arts Student Employment Fund (ASEF) 2017

VP Academic Updates

Applications for the 2017 Arts Student Employment Fund are now open! McGill departments and professors can apply to receive up to full funding for research positions, or other positions benefitting Arts students until January 27thFebruary 3rd! For more information, see the application below, or contact the AUS VP Academic at academic.aus@mail.mcgill.ca UPDATE 1/13: The application window has been extended until …