IGNITE amplifies the voices of 30,000 students. We’re looking for the brave ones with brilliant ideas. Driven to shape your world into a better place. The ones who aren’t afraid to stand up for student rights to give you the programs and services you want and need. Sound like you?
Check out the candidates for IGNITE’s 2019 elections!
What does each position do?
Plan advocacy initiatives
Represent IGNITE and the student body
Manage all VPs
Develop and execute IGNITE’s long-term strategic outlook
Vice-President – North (1), Guelph-Humber (1), Lakeshore (1)
Develop new advocacy initiatives for accomplishing IGNITE’s strategic plan
Advance and contribute to IGNITE’s current strategic objectives
Board Directors – North (4), Lakeshore (3), Guelph-Humber (2), Orangeville (1)
Accountable to the student body and proactively seek student input and feedback
IGNITE ambassador within the Humber and University of Guelph-Humber community
Responsible, approachable and accessible to all students
Responsible for strategic planning and budgeting processes
Benefits of Running
- Make a difference
- Advocate for your peers
- Leadership development
- Make important decisions
- Networking opportunities
- Be part of a great team
- Enhance your employability
Qualities of a Good Candidate
- Hard working
- Pro at time management
- Strong communication skills
- Team player
- Passionate about advocacy
Monday Jan. 7 – Nominations open
Friday Feb. 1, 4pm – Nominations close, nomination package due
Wednesday, Feb. 6 – All-Candidates Meeting, North & Lakeshore
Monday, Feb. 11 – Campaign period begins
Tuesday, Feb. 12-14 – Candidate Forums (campus specific dates TBD)
Monday, Feb. 25 – Friday Mar. 1 – VOTING WEEK
Friday, Mar. 1, 5pm – Winners announced
Download your Nomination Package today!
IGNITE Nomination Package
Questions about Elections? Looking for alternative formats? Please contact Ercole Perrone, Executive Director.