Statement from the Board of Directors

November 12th, 2018|Categories: News|

2018 Fall Referendum Results

  Below are the results of the 2018 Fall Referendum held among AMS members (undergraduate, Medicine, and MBA students at Queen’s). AMS voter turnout was 23.2% Triennial Review “Do you agree to the continuation of the Queen’s Health Outreach fee of $3.75 (subject to individual opt-out) for the next three years? This fee was originally established in 2006 and last went to referendum in 2015.” Choice                        Votes              Percentage YES                             2897                   79.1 NO                              766                     20.9 Abstain                      547 [...]

October 31st, 2018|Categories: News|

Director of Human Resources Hired

August 1st, 2018 KINGSTON, ON – Following the vacancy of the Director of Human Resources position, the AMS Executive has completed the hiring process to fill the position. The Executive is pleased to announce the new Director of Human Resources – Joe Palubiski (ArtSci 18’). “The hiring panel was very impressed with the caliber of applicants interviewed. On behalf of the Executive and the AMS, we are excited to welcome Joe to the team. Joe will begin transitioning for the [...]

August 1st, 2018|Categories: News|

2018-2019 Government and Corporate Manager Hiring

March 22, 2018 KINGSTON, ON – Hiring of the 2018-2019 Government and Corporate management teams for the Alma Mater Society (AMS) has concluded. The Executive-elect (Miguel Martinez, Liam Tharp, and Munro Watters) are happy to announce the following hiring decisions: Secretariat: Bronwyn Woolhouse, ArtSci '19  Judicial Affairs Manager: Brandon Tyrell, ArtSci '18 Brand Manager: James Morden, ArtSci '19 Marketing Research Manager: Chauntae De Gannes, ArtSci '20 Talent Acquisition Manager: Becca Dann, ArtSci '19  Food Bank Manager: Stewart Langley, ArtSci '19 Equity Affairs Manager: Rebecca Nguyen, ConEd [...]

March 22nd, 2018|Categories: News|

2018 AMS Board of Directors Election

March 19, 2018 KINGSTON ON – The Alma Mater Society (AMS) would like to congratulate the following students on their election to the AMS Board of Directors: Two-year term student director: Jordan Nensi, Comm ‘20 Leah Bourque, Sci ‘20   One-year term student director Evan Goldman, Comm ‘19 Julia Kruja, Comm ‘19   Please direct all media inquiries to Craig Draeger, Director of Communications, at or (613) 533-6000 x 75850 Backgrounder Alma Mater Society (AMS) – The central [...]

March 19th, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

Results of 2018 Special Referendum on JDUC Redevelopment

February 13, 2018  KINGSTON, ON – Below are the results of the 2018 Special Referendum on JDUC Redevelopment held among AMS members (undergraduate, Medicine, and MBA students at Queen's). AMS voter turnout was 20.8%   Establishing a JDUC Redevelopment Fee "Do you agree to the establishment of a mandatory, non-reviewable $89 fee to support the redevelopment of the John Deutsch University Centre, to be collected annually commencing in the 2019-2020 academic year? Approval of this question will result in a University capital contribution [...]

February 13th, 2018|Categories: News|