30th Sep 2017
Dear Full Members of the Student Union,
Notice of Nomination Period of the 2018 General Elections
Notice is hereby given that, according to the Sections 5-9 of the Election Ordinance, The Election Committee of the Representative Council designates the period between 1st Oct 2017 to 16th Jan 2018 as the nomination period of the 2018 General Elections.
1) The Executive Committee of the CUSU
A cabinet consists of 15 full members of the Union is eligible to become a candidate cabinet. Each candidate cabinet shall contain a President, a Vice-President, an External Vice-President, an Internal Secretary, an External Secretary, a Financial Secretary, a Welfare Officer and 8 other General Officers. Shall the Election Committee receive no valid nomination of any candidate cabinet on or before 31 Oct 2017, cabinet consists of 10 to 15 full members (i.e. with 3 to 8 other General Officers) will be eligible to become a candidate cabinet starting from 1 Nov 2017.
2) The Publication Committee of the CU Student Press
A cabinet consists of 8 to 12 full members of the Union is eligible to become a candidate cabinet. Each candidate cabinet shall contain an Editor-in-chief, 2 Deputy Editors-in-chief, 2 Executive Editors, a Secretary, a Treasurer and 1 to 5 Information Officer(s).
3) The Editorial Board of CUHK Campus Radio
A cabinet consists of 10 to 12 full members of the Union is eligible to become a candidate cabinet. Each candidate cabinet shall contain a Director, a Deputy Director, an External Deputy Director, 2 to 4 Executive Producers, a Secretary, a Treasurer, a Technician, a Promotion Officer and a Network Administrator.
Candidate cabinets of the above elections shall be composed of full members from at least two-thirds of the number of College SUs (i.e. at least 6 College SUs). Each cabinet member shall obtain signatures from a nominator, a seconder and 20 cosigners. Nominators, seconders and cosigners shall be full members of the Union. Each member may cosign for no more than one member of each cabinet.
4) Student Members of the Senate
The Election Committee hereby announces the nomination arrangement of the election of Student Members of the Senate. Full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students of the Chinese University of Hong Kong are eligible to be candidates of their respective Faculties in order to participate in the work of Senators. Candidates shall obtain signatures from a nominator, a seconder and 20 cosigners. Nominators, seconders and cosigners shall be full-time students of the respective faculty. Each student may cosign for no more than one candidate.
5) Members of Delegation to Hong Kong Federation of Students
All full members are eligible to be a candidate of the Delegation to Hong Kong Federation of Students. Candidates shall obtain signatures from a nominator, a seconder and 20 cosigners. Nominators, seconders and cosigners shall be full members of the Union. Each member may cosign for no more than one candidate.
Interested parties may obtain a nomination form from the Council’s website or send a request to the Election Committee. If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact the Election Committee.
W. Y. Keung (WYS/ ELEG/ 3)
Chairperson of the Election Committee
Representative Council, The Student Union of The Chinese University of Hong Kong