2017-2018 AMS Board of Directors Election

March 10, 2017 KINGSTON ON – The Alma Mater Society (AMS) would like to congratulate the following people on their election to the AMS Board of Directors: One-year term student director: Tyler Lively Michael Blair Two-year student director: Aniqah Mair Mikela Page Community Director: John Neretlis "The Board of Directors of the Alma Mater Society Inc. is pleased to announce the election of four new Student Directors and the ratification of a new Community Director. We are confident that these [...]

March 10th, 2017|Categories: News|

2017-2018 Head Manager Hiring

March 6, 2017  KINGSTON, ON – Hiring for the 2017-2018 Head Managers of all AMS services has concluded. After receiving 21 Head Manager applications, the Alma Mater Society (AMS) is pleased to announce the following hiring decisions: Bikes and Boards: Megan Vahabi, Concurrent Education’18 Common Ground Coffeehouse:  Julie Kennedy, Linguistics’17 Publishing & Copy Centre: Samantha Lall, English and Psychology’19 Queen’s Student Constables: Jesse Bell, Concurrent Education ’17 Studio Q: Darrean Baga, Global Development’17 The AMS Pub Services (TAPS): Laura Khalil, English’18 [...]

March 6th, 2017|Categories: News|

AMS Congratulates New Journal Editor-in-Chief

February 16, 2017 KINGSTON ON - Today the AMS Executive congratulated Joe Cattana on being elected Editor-in-Chief for Volume 145 of the Queen’s Journal. “This was the first contested Editor-in-Chief election in 6 years. It was great to see a discussion of ideas about the future of the Journal. On behalf of Team LWT I would like to congratulate Joe on his victory.” - Tyler Lively, AMS President. The results were announced Tuesday evening. Cattana received 41 votes (66.1%) with [...]

February 16th, 2017|Categories: News|

AMS Executive Team Hiring

February 13th, 2017 KINGSTON ON - Jennifer Li, Brian MacKay and Palmer Lockridge have completed their hiring for the 2017-2018 AMS Executive Team. Over the weekend, team JBP reviewed 43 applications with two rounds of interviews. The Executive-Elect is excited to announce the following decisions: Commissioner of Academic Affairs: Victoria Lewarne, Political Studies '17 Commissioner of Campus Activities: Devon Laflamme, Nursing '17 Commissioner of Municipal Affairs: Stefano Hollands, Political Studies and Global Development Studies, '17 Commissioner of Social Issues: Ramna [...]

February 13th, 2017|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

2017 AMS Executive and Undergraduate Trustee Election

January 31, 2017 KINGSTON ON – The Alma Mater Society (AMS) congratulates Jenn Li, Brian MacKay and Palmer Lockridge (Team JBP) on their election as the 2017-2018 AMS Executive and Victoria Chappell on her election as the Undergraduate Student Trustee. Team JBP received 52.61% (3492) of the vote and Aniqah Mair, Julie Tran and Landon Wilcock (Team MTW) received 43.68%(2899) of the vote with 3.71% voting none of the above. Victoria Chappell won with 93.7% (5370) of the vote. Quick [...]

January 31st, 2017|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

Winter 2017 Referendum Results

January 31st, 2017 KINGSTON, ON – Below are the results of the 2017 Winter Referendum. Voter turnout was 45.7% Do you agree to the establishment of a $0.50 fee (subject to individual opt-out) to support Enactus Queen’s? Choice       Votes        Percentage Yes              4027           64.5 No                2220           35.5 Do you agree to the establishment of a $0.25 fee (subject to individual opt-out) to support Queen’s HanVoice? Choice       Votes        Percentage Yes             3672          60.3 No               2414          39.7 Do you agree to the establishment of [...]

January 31st, 2017|Categories: News, Uncategorized|