Agenda- March 22, 2017

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Call to order Territorial Acknowledgement Roll Call Approval of the Minutes from February 22 Approval of the Agenda Announcements 7. Question Period 8. Old Business Motion to Amend the SUMS and FEARC Constitution 9. New Business 1. Motion to Amend Equity Policy 2. Motion to Appoint FMC Representative Lew as AUS VP Finance 3. Motion to Appoint ACE Commissioner Catherine Jeffery as Arts Representative …

Agenda- March 8th, 2017

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Call to order Territorial Acknowledgement Roll Call Approval of the Minutes from February 22 Approval of the Agenda Announcements 7. Question Period 8. New Business Motion to Amend the SUMS and FEARC Constitutions 9. Reports of Departmental Associations FEARC EASSA ESA GSA HSA 10. Reports of the Arts Reps and Senators Arts Reps Senate (Missing) 11. Executive Reports President Academic Comms …

Agenda- February 22, 2017

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Call to order Territorial Acknowledgement Roll Call Approval of Minutes from February 8th Approval of the Agenda Procedural Question and Answer Announcements Statement from the AUS Executive New Business Motion to Impeach Arts Representative to SSMU Motion to Amend Equity Policy By-Laws Motion to Approve Question Regarding ASEF Motion to Approve ASEF Decisions Motion to approve AUIF Allocations 9. Question …

Follow Up Statement Regarding Arts Rep to SSMU

Becky Goldberg | AUS President Updates

The AUS as an organization, pursuant to its Equity Policy, “has a responsibility as representative service provider to undergraduate students enrolled in the Faculty of Arts, a diverse membership, to conduct itself by the highest standards of respect, fairness, integrity, safety, and equitable treatment for all persons”. Our previous statement, specifically designed to condemn a suggestion of violence, clearly resonated …

Statement Regarding Arts Representative to SSMU

Becky Goldberg | AUS President Updates

The AUS does not support racism, sexism, or prejudice in any form. We are, as a society, committed to equity and inclusivity. We do not condone the use of violence for any purpose. The recent concerns regarding Igor Sadikov, an Arts Representative to SSMU, are legitimate. We regret that any member of our community felt alienated by a member of …

Agenda- February 8, 2017

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Call to order Territorial Acknowledgement Roll Call Approval of the Minutes from January 25 Approval of the Agenda Announcements New Business Motion to Amend ASEF By-Laws Motion to Amend the MPSA Constitution Motion to Approve VP Screening Committee 9. Question Period 10. Discussion about Student Assessment Policy 11. Reports of Departmental Associations NASSA PSA  PSSA RUSS RSUS 12. Reports of the Arts Reps and …

AUS Council Summary January 25

Becky Goldberg | AUS President Updates

At this week’s AUS meeting we had a presentation on Robert’s Rules of Order, plus welcomed all the new departmental exec for the semester. We also approved the composition of membership for the Arts Student Employment Fund Committee and the SNAX committee. We also discussed the upcoming AUS elections, council in favour of candidates having to meet with the incumbent …

AUS Council Summary January 11

Becky Goldberg | 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!