Another year, another successful AGM! Your new executive, headed by incoming President Braedan de Bakker, will consist of Directors Matthew Antonitti, Claire MacDonald, Nick Drain, Cheryl Wee, Jordyn Ham, and Liz Tuomi.
Members also passed constitutional amendments to raise the price of a membership to $10.00 from $5.00, and merged duplicate sections on club committees. The OPCCA DSM also took place, with 10 delegates and 3 alternates chosen.
Congratulations to the winners, and thanks to everyone who put their name forward. Thank you to our outgoing executive, especially former President Kieran Moloney, and especially thank you to our great membership!
This serves as your formal notice for the Carleton Conservatives executive elections. It’s that time of year again! Executive elections for the Carleton’s Conservatives will officially be held on Thursday, April 4th, 2019 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM in Room 303, Southam Hall at Carleton University.
The following positions will be open:
To run for election, you must submit your nomination by filling out this Google Form.
Nominations must be received by 11:59PM on March 27th. After this date, you will receive an email confirming a list of nominated candidates. The campaign period for this election will run from March 28th (after verification of candidates) until voting on April 4th.
Please note that Kieran Moloney will act as the returning officer for the elections. A party representative will oversee the ballot process and voting.
Eligible voters will consist of anyone who has purchased a $5 membership this year. Memberships can be purchased on the day of the election.
Please do not hesitate to ask if you have any questions.
We will also hold a DSM for the upcoming OPCCA/OPCYA AGM.
Any interested candidates in attending as a Carleton representative please email email@example.com.
Carleton is able to take 10 delegates to the meeting.
Our byelection was a smash hit success! In our admittedly cozy venue, 51 conservatives cast ballots for their new First Year Representative and Director of Recruitment, and heard some great speeches from the Hon. Merillee Fullerton, MPP, Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities, the Hon. Pierre Poilievre MP, Official Opposition Shadow Minister for Finance, Jeremy Roberts, MPP, Pierre Lemieux, and Mike Lalonde.
The results of the byelection are as follows:
Director of Recruitment: Tyler Boswell
First Year Representative: Cheryl Morgan Wee
The results of the DSM are as follows:
Thank you to all of the candidates who participated! We are looking forward to building the conservative movement with you. Thanks also go out to OPCCA, without which none of this would have been possible.
Next Thursday October 11th we will be hosting our ‘Pursuing a Career in Politics’ event at Pub Italia at 434 Preston Street in Ottawa. This event will feature guest speakers including:
At this event we will also be hosting a by-election for two vacant positions on our Carleton Conservatives Executive. All paid members of the club will be eligible to vote and memberships will be sold at the door. Here's the list of the nominated candidates for election in alphabetical order:
Director of Recruitment (1 position available)
First Year Representative (1 position available
Lastly, this event will also serve as our Delegate Selection Meeting for the PC Party Convention happening November 16-17 in Toronto. 5 delegates will be appointed, as well as alternates. Looking forward to seeing you there!
We will be holding an election to fill two vacant positions on our executive on October 11th 2018.
There are two positions that are open:
Please note that nominations are open until September 28th 2018 at 11:59 PM.
The following rules apply to our elections:
The President will be the Chief Electoral Officer and thus oversees the election. If you have any questions at all during the campaigning period, please do not hesitate to contact Kieran Moloney.
The campaign period begins once you receive email acknowledgement of your nomination form being received.
All paid members are entitled to vote at the meeting.
Memberships can be purchased up until the actual vote. The membership fee is $5.
You can buy your membership here: https://carletoncampusconservatives.com/store
There are no limits on campaign advertisements; provided the content of such advertisements is not slanderous, to be determined at the discretion of the Chief Electoral Officer.
There are no limits on campaign spending.
Other than these rules, please direct any questions to Kieran Moloney at firstname.lastname@example.org. It is preferred that contact related to the election occurs via email rather than over Facebook or text.
On Thursday, March 29th, our club held elections to choose our club executive for the upcoming year. We are excited to announce that the following members have been elected to serve on next year's executive:
Kieran Moloney - President
Liz Tuomi - Vice President
Zach Voth - Secretary Treasurer
Kasandra Calkins - Director of Recruitment
Matthew Clark - Director of Election Readiness
Braedan de Bakker- Director of Campus Activism
Shaked Karabelnicoff - Director of Communications
The incoming executive team would like to extend their sincere appreciation to all candidates who put their names forward for election.
The new executive is looking forward to building off of the great work of Past President Julia Julia Parsons and her team as we continue to build a strong Conservative movement on campus.
We look forward to sharing our plans and ideas for the future of Carleton's Campus Conservatives in the coming months. In the meantime, please feel free to reach out to anyone on our team to share you ideas for next year.
It’s that time of year again! Executive elections for the Carleton’s Conservatives will officially be held on March 29th at 6:30 PM at Carleton University (exact room location to be determined).
The following positions will be open:
Nominations were closed at 11:59PM on March 10th. Applicants received an email confirming a list of nominated candidates. This list is also available on the club's Facebook page. The campaign period for this election will run from March 11th until voting on March 29th.
For any questions related to this election, please send an email to: email@example.com
Please note that Elanor Brodie, 5th Vice President of the Ontario PC Party, will act as the returning officer for the elections, overseeing the ballot process and voting.
Also, be advised of the new changes to our Constitution, which were made at the previous Constitutional Session. The updated Constitution can be found here.
Eligible voters will consist of anyone who has purchased a $5 membership this year. Memberships can be purchased up to and on the day of the election. Click here to purchase your membership.
Please do not hesitate to ask if you have any questions.
*We will also be holding a Delegate Selection Meeting for OPCCA's upcoming Annual General Meeting!*
Any interested candidates in attending as a Carleton representative can fill out the application form here.
Carleton is able to take 10 delegates and its new Executive to the meeting.
Every year we have a Constitutional session to review our governing documents and adjust according. Please allow this notice and subsequent emails to the membership to serve as our two weeks notice, as required by our Constitution.
For a look at our current Constitution, please click here.
To propose any Constitutional amendments to be discussed at the session, please click here.
Constitutional amendments will only be accepted up until January 10th at 11:59PM, as our current Constitution requires that we provide an agenda to all members two weeks prior to the meeting. Please note that only paid members are eligible to vote on changes to our Constitution.
The Constitutional Session will take place Thursday, January 25th at 6:00 p.m. The location is room 314 in the University Centre.
The Carleton Campus Conservatives are proud to welcome Kasandra Calkins as First Year Representative, and Alexander Dover as Director of Recruitment.
Kasandra and Alex were elected last night, filling the last two vacancies in the club executive.
They will fantastic additions to our team. A big thank you to everyone who put their name forward and participated in this vote, either by running for a position or by voting in the election.
We can't wait to welcome you all back to Carleton and the Campus Conservative family. We also can't wait to turn Ontario PC Blue in 2018! This event will provide an opportunity for campus conservative youth to network with conservative leaders, peers, and candidates. What a great chance to meet and network with future MPPs!
Additionally, our campus club will be hosting an election during this event to choose our club’s new Director of Provincial Affairs and First Year Representative. To seek nomination for these 2 executive positions, please fill-out the following form and ensure you have purchased membership to the club.
Director of Provincial Affairs Nomination Form:
First Year Representative nomination form:
Once you have completed the form and received an email confirming your nomination, you may begin campaigning for the position. Campaigning can be in the form of online or in-person presence.
Nominations are open until September 30th. After this period an official list of eligible candidates will be posted. Only those who have paid the $5 membership fee will be eligible to vote in the election. Membership can be purchased at the event via cash or credit, or in our online store.