There are currently two committees with vacancies: the Accessibility Committee and the International Graduate Students Committee. A description of each committee can be found below. If you would like to get involved, sitting on a committee (or two!) is a great way to contribute to your local. Every committee position includes an honorarium.
The nomination period is open until November 20, 5 pm. To nominate yourself, email Hossein at firstname.lastname@example.org. Contested positions will be elected at the November 21 General Membership Meeting.
Accessibility Committee (1 vacancy)
The Accessibility Committee was organized in 2005 to improve the Union’s work on accessibility issues at York University and to ensure that Union spaces and meetings are accessible. Four members are elected for a one-year term. Honorarium: $250 per year per member.
International Graduate Students Committee (IGSC) (1 vacancy)
The IGSC advocates for international graduate student members of CUPE 3903. The IGSC normally has 2 elected members who coordinate the affairs of the IGSC. The IGSC has an annual budget of $5000. Honorarium: $250 per member per year.