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Katherine Bradshaw
Communications and Media Relations Manager
Fri, 10/11/2019 - 01:30

The results of the by-elections for ENG, ENV and AHS are in! Overall voter turnout was 6.81%, with a total of 12 contenders for the four open seats for these three faculties. Congratulations to our new Councillors, who take office effective today until April 30, 2020. Their first Council meeting in office will be November 3, 2019. Join them!

We look forward to their contribution to our Students' Council.

Engineering Council

RenAndy Ren: 146 (45.1%)
McGuire, Kevin: 117 (36.1%)

Chelva, Jesica was eliminated in the first round of STV.
Cofini, Kobe was eliminated in the second round of STV.
Nguyen, Grace was eliminated in the third round of STV.
McGuire, Kevin was eliminated the fourth round of STV.

Full details of this race:
Voter Turnout:  3.92%
Droop Quota: 160
Eligible voters: 8265
Votes cast: 324 (2.70% of students voted in this ballot)
Declines: 5

Environment Council

BrodskyGuy Brodsky: 46 (42.2%)
Naik, Arti: 17 (15.6%)

Quota exceeded by candidates. No elimination rounds.

Full details of this race:
Voter Turnout:  4.70%
Droop Quota: 37
Eligible voters: 2315
Votes cast: 109 (4.70% of students voted in this ballot)
Declines: 0


 

DamanpreetDamanpreet Mathouda: 46 (42.2%)
Naik, Arti: 17 (15.6%)

Quota exceeded by candidates. No elimination rounds.

Full details of this race:

Voter Turnout:  4.70%
Droop Quota: 37
Eligible voters: 2315
Votes cast: 109 (4.70% of students voted in this ballot)
Declines: 0



AHS Council

JeonStephanie Jeon: 86 (66.2%)
Noweir, Mahmoud: 16 (12.3%)
Masroor, Shafaq: 5 (3.8%)
Smith, Ethan: 23 (17.7%)

Full details of this race:

Voter Turnout:  5.06%
Droop Quota: 66
Eligible voters: 2565
Votes cast: 130 (5.06% of students voted in this ballot)
Declines: 0

Oh, and FYI: In the multiple rounds, voters whose first option was eliminated had their second ranked option counted as their first. For information on ranked voting and STV, and to learn what the heck "droop quota" even means, read our WUSA voting process.