Elections

Winter 2019 By-elections

Turnout: 2,699 (7.4%) of 36,657 electors.

 

Council Candidates

Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science
(8 candidates, 2 open seats)

Eduardo Malorni – 225 (20.7%)
Patrick Lavoie – 218 – (20.1%)
Salman Fahim Syed – 207 (19.1%)
Raphael Yeung 201 – (18.5%)
Carl Abou Jaoude – 151 (13.9%)
Mohamoud A. Mohamed – 44 (4.1%)
Malik Ayhiles Tahir – 25 (2.3%)
Gonzalo Noriega Argandona – 14 (1.3%)

Total: 770
Abstain: 102 (13.2%)

John Molson School of Business
(5 candidates, 5 open seats)

Samuel Miriello – 273 (24.0%)
Lee Alejandro Boswell – 255 (22.4%)
Arad Andrew Banis – 240 (21.1%)
Victoria Pesce – 191 (16.8%)
Danielle Vandoldes-Beaudin – 180 (15.8%)

Total: 517
Abstain: 49 (9.5%)

Arts and Science
(5 candidates, 1 open seat)

Jane Lefebvre Prevost – 303 (30.8%)
Victoria Bolanos Roberts – 258 (26.2%)
Elliott Boulanger – 184 (18.7%)
Esther Morand – 168 (17.1%)
Anne-Marie Porter-Laporte – 71 (7.2%)

Total: 1,134
Abstain: 150 (13.2%)

Fine Arts
(2 candidates, 1 open seat)

Eliza McFarlane – 95 (63.3%)
Pat Jouryan Martel – 55 (36.7%)

Total: 172
Abstain: 22 (12.8%)

 

Referendum Questions

1. Do you support the use of electronic voting in the elections of the Concordia Student Union?

YES – 2,437 (95.9%)
NO – 104 (4.1%)

Total: 2,699
Abstain: 158 (5.9%)

2. Do you agree to the following changes to CSU fee levies, annually adjusted to the Consumer Price Index of Canada, to be implemented with registration for the Summer 2019 term, in accordance with the University’s tuition, refund and withdrawal policy?

  • Decrease the Concordia CSU Student Space, Accessible Education, and Legal Contingency Fund fee levy to $0.39 per credit (a decrease of $0.36 per credit from $0.75 per credit).
  • Increase the Concordia CSU Operating Fee levy to $2.31 per credit (an increase of $0.20 per credit from $2.11 per credit).
  • Increase the Concordia CSU Advocacy Center fee levy to $0.30 per credit (an increase of $0.06 per credit from $0.24 per credit).
  • Increase the Concordia CSU Clubs fee levy to $0.30 per credit (an increase of $0.10 per credit from $0.20 per credit).

YES – 1,314 (62.5%)
NO – 788 (37.5%)

Total: 2,699
Abstain: 597 (22.1%)