Results of 2019 Special Referendum on JDUC Redevelopment

KINGSTON, ON – Below are the results of the 2019 Referendum on JDUC Redevelopment Project held among AMS members (undergraduate, Medicine, and MBA students at Queen’s). AMS voter turnout was 25.6%   Establishing a JDUC Redevelopment Fee “Do you agree to the establishment of a mandatory, non-reviewable fee of $40 for the first two years, [...]

By | January 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Response to the New Tuition Framework

Yesterday, on January 17th 2019 at 11:00am, the provincial government announced proposed changes related to the affordability of Post-Secondary Education in Ontario. The proposed changes are planned for the 2019/2020 academic year and impact the areas of tuition, the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP), and ancillary fees. For more information on the announcement, read the [...]

By | January 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Statement by the AMS President

"Tonight, AMS Assembly approved a motion to conduct an external investigation on the allegations regarding the AMS President in The Queen's Journal from November 9th. Please find below, the statement by the AMS President at Assembly prior to the motion being passed." -Communications Office November 26, 2018 After much reflection, I have decided to respond [...]

By | November 29th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Judicial Affairs Manager Hired

November 23rd, 2018 KINGSTON, ON – The AMS has completed the hiring process to fill the position of Judicial Affairs Manager. The AMS is pleased to announce the new Judicial Affairs Manager – Susie Emerson (ArtSci 18’). “The hiring panel, consisting of two members from the Board of Directors and one AMS Permanent staff member, conducted a [...]

By | November 23rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Statement from the Board of Directors

By | November 12th, 2018|News|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | October 31st, 2018|News|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | August 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | March 22nd, 2018|News|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | March 19th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | February 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments