November 11, 2015

KINGSTON, ON – Hiring for the AMS Commissioner of Internal Affairs has concluded. After reviewing 4 applications, the AMS Executive (Kanivanan Chinniah, Kyle Beaudry, and Sarah Letersky) are happy to announce that Jon Wiseman, ArtSci ’16, will be taking on the position of Commissioner of Internal Affairs for the remainder of the 2015-2016 academic year.

Quick Facts

  • Upon the resignation on October 30, the Executive opened applications for Commissioner of Internal Affairs to all AMS members.
  • Jon Wiseman served as the 2014-2015 Internal Affairs Commissioner for the Arts & Science Undergraduate Society and currently holds the position of Politics Department Student Council Co-President.

Quotes

“We were very impressed with the calibre of applications we received and we’re also confident in Jon’s abilities to come into this role at the midway point in the year. We greatly look forward to working with him and welcoming him to the team.” — Sarah Letersky, Vice President (University Affairs)

Please direct all media inquiries to Jessamine Luck, AMS Marketing & Communications Officer, at marcomm@ams.queensu.ca or (613) 533-6000 x75850

BACKGROUNDER
Alma Mater Society (AMS) – https://www.myams.org
The central undergraduate student government at Queen’s University, the AMS represents over 16,000 students and is the oldest student government in Canada. The constituency is represented through 10 faculty and residence societies. The AMS Council, which is made up of a three-person executive, six commissioners, and three directors, oversees all day-to-day activities within the Society, including 10 corporate services and over 50 government committees that address virtually all matters of student life at Queen’s.

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Queen’s University sits on the traditional lands of the Haudenosaunee & Anishinaabe peoples.
L’Université Queen’s est située sur les terres traditionnelles des peuples Haudenosaunee et Anishinaabe.
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