The speaker called the meeting to order at 7:20 pm.
Western School Song3.
Adoption of Agenda
Motioned by Maha, Seconded by Laura.
Presentations to Council
Senate Presentation – Andrew LalkaThe senate is the highest academic governing body and crosses over many areasof the university. Most of the work is done on various committees and emphasises participatory leadership by members spanning different faculties and areas.Please see the PowerPoint for more information on structure and highlightsincluding topics such as
emergency response, entrepreneurial innovation, UWO strategic vision, and ministry agreement
. Please also contact Andrew directly if you have any questions regarding the Senate.
VP Subcommittee PresentationsI.
Communications – Jessica ChinThe communications subcommittee works on
publications, promotions,merchandise, social media, and website
. If you have these skills or wouldlike to learn more please join this committee.II.
Student Events – Kristen CraneStudent events has the upcoming Health Science Formal (possible themeis fire and ice). The Health Science games, yoga rave, and amazing raceare also events coming up.III.
Student Affairs – Morgan JenningsThis sub-committee works on Fall Preview Day and March Break OpenHouse. The wiki is also hoping to be launched in 2
semester as well as aChange Camp is being organized. If you are passionate about helpingstudents this is a good committee for you.IV.
Finance – Sumer Akbar Laura did the speaking as Sumer could not attend the meeting. TheStudent Opportunity Fund is key to this committee and is new this year.As a member of this committee you will be helping allocate where thedonations are given.