BUSAC Nominations Now Open

Do you know someone that would be a great representative for their respective faculty and for Brock? Encourage them to run for one of the seats in Social Science, Education, Humanities, Business, Applied Health, Math & Science or Extra Faculty. BUSAC Nominations are now open and forms are available at the BUSU Office. There is also a Referendum taking place about …

Executive and Director Nominations Now Open

Monday January 5th marked the opening of the 2015 BUSU Executive & Director nominations. The positions available are: – BUSU President, VP External Affairs, VP Finance & Administration, VP Student Services, BUSU Director of the Board and Brock Press Director of the Board. The BUSU Executive positions are full-time jobs overseeing a variety of areas.  Some of the bullet points …

This Week in BUSAC (TWIB)

We are excited to announce that we will soon be launching “This Week in BUSAC” or what we hope will be referred to as “TWIB.” It is our goal with TWIB to bring students more information and a better understanding of what The Brock University Students’ Administrative Council (BUSAC) does, what it works on and how it impacts students at …

Turf Field Construction Update

During the March 2014 Elections/Referendums, students voted in favour of accessing the Strategic Expansion Fund for the purpose of contributing $1,000,000 to the construction of a turf field at Brock University.  In most referendums, BUSU/BUSAC create a “Memorandum of Understanding” (agreement on the terms of how a passed referendum will operate or access funds). In the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) …

BUSAC Sets Important Governance Dates

The Brock University Students’ Administrative Council, better known as BUSAC recently completed their annual summer training/planning retreat.  During the retreat the councillors participated in team building, governance training, brainstorming and most importantly, held its 2nd meeting of the 2014-15 legislative session. The minutes and proceedings for the July 13th meeting will be available in September once BUSAC approves them in …

ELECTION CLARIFICATION

ELECTION CLARIFICATION: Recently questions have been raised about an email sent from a third party regarding the Turf Field Referendum. The email in question that was sent from a third-party relating to the Turf Field Referendum has been deemed by the Elections Committee to be distinctly different from the third party email sent regarding the Senate Election. The third party …

ELECTION UPDATE: Brock University Senate Election

*CORRECTION NOTICE: The appointment/election of temporary Senators will take place at the July BUSAC meeting, not May. -CG ELECTION UPDATE: On Tuesday March 25th at approximately 1pm the Elections Committee met to discuss an incident that occurred related to the Brock University Senate election.  The Committee deemed that actions of a third party had compromised the integrity and fairness of …

ELECTION UPDATE: Social Science Election

ELECTION UPDATE: Faculty of Social Science Election Early Tuesday morning we were alerted to a discrepancy in the eligible voters list for the Faculty of Social Science.  We have discovered that the Faculty of Social Science election ballot was sent to all-undergraduate students at Brock which was an error on our part.  We have identified the issue, the cause and …

BUSAC Nominations Set to Open – Feb 24th

Monday February 24th 2014 will mark the opening of the nomination period for the 2014-15 Brock University Students’ Administrative Council (BUSAC).  BUSAC is a group of 35 elected/acclaimed undergraduate students representing each of the seven (7) academic facilities at Brock University.  In addition to the academic seats, undergraduate students can get elected/acclaimed to seats representing off-campus students as well as …