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Mar
15

Introducing the UTSU Ombudsperson

Starting next year, the UTSU will have an ombudsperson. If you’re familiar with the U of T ombudsperson, you’ll know that the role of an ombudsperson is to investigate and propose solutions to systemic problems. The UTSU’s ombudsperson will be appointed by the Board of Directors, serve a two-year term, and act independently of the […]

By President | Announcement . Governance
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Mar
15

Financial Projections and Analysis: 2018-2027

Mathias Memmel | president@utsu.ca Thursday March 15h, 2018 Full Report: Financial Projections and Analysis: 2018-2027   Executive Summary The Student Commons will open in September 2018. Last year, the Student Commons was projected to run a deficit of $500,000 in its first year of operation. As a result, the UTSU was projected to have an accumulated […]

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Mar
05

Online Voting Review 2018

Joshua Grondin | joshua.grondin@utsu.ca Anne Boucher | vpexternal@utsu.ca Thursday March 5th, 2018 Full Report: Online Voting Report   Preface This is an overview of online voting as it pertains to various elections at the organizational and municipal levels. Based on extensive research and case studies, the University of Toronto Students’ Union (UTSU) recommends the widespread implementation […]

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Apr
25

Financial Projections and Analysis: 2017-2027

Mathias Memmel | vpinternal@utsu.ca Sunday April 25th, 2017 Full Report: Financial Projections and Analysis: 2017-2027   Executive Summary Of the U15 students’ unions, the UTSU has the second-lowest membership fee, and the result of the October 2016 referendum suggests that students aren’t likely to vote to increase it (not soon enough, anyway). The UTSU isn’t a government; it […]

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Apr
02

Student Commons Analysis and Update to Members

Mathias Memmel | vpinternal@utsu.ca Sunday April 2nd, 2017 Full Report: Student Commons Analysis and Update to Members   Executive Summary After decades of discussion, the University of Toronto Student’s Union’s (UTSU) Student Commons project will soon become a reality. First proposed in the 1960s, this facility will finally give downtown University of Toronto students a building […]

By VP Internal | Announcement . Governance . Student Commons
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January 27th Board Meeting

Summary of the 13th Board of Directors Meeting Friday January 27th, 2017 | 14:00 IB Room 380, University of Toronto Mississauga     The thirteenth meeting of the board of directors comprised of accepting the resignation of a board member, a presentation on the Health and Dental financial report, and appointing Board members to fill […]

By VP Internal | Board of Directors . Governance
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December 8th Emergency Board of Directors Meeting

Summary of the 12th Board of Directors Meeting Tuesday December 8th, 2016 | 18:00 Astronomy and Astrophysics Room 107     The twelfth Board of Directors meeting was an emergency meeting called for Tuesday December 8th. The main item on the agenda was the election of members to Board Committees. Agenda Item 7: Election of Board […]

By VP Internal | Board of Directors . Governance
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December 6th Board Meeting

Summary of the 11th Board of Directors Meeting Tuesday December 6th, 2016 | 16:00 O.I.S.E. Room 2214     The eleventh meeting of the board of directors was comprised of appointing members to fill four of the vacant positions on the Board, and ratifying the fall election results. Agenda Item 5: Board Vacancies The Board […]

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