We have three vacancies on the TRUSU Board of Directors that we are currently looking to fill. If you have ever considered joining our board and getting more involved in your Students’ Union this is a great opportunity. The TRUSU Board of Directors is the highest governing body of the Students’ Union and meets bi-weekly to oversee the Union’s affairs. You can find a schedule of all Board Meetings for the upcoming term here. Meetings last approximately 2 hours and sometimes longer.  Do not apply for any of these positions if you are unable to attend board meetings. 

Visible Minorities Representative

In order to apply for this position the candidate must identify as a visible minority/person of colour/racialized person. The Visible Minorities Representative is a member of the Equity Committee and they are responsible for planning and implementing equity initiatives to end systems and structures of oppression on campus and in the community. 

Graduate Representative

In order to apply for this position the candidate must be enrolled in a graduate program at TRU. You can find a list of graduate programs here. The Graduate Representative is a member of the University Affairs Committee and is responsible for implementing the annual university affairs plan. 

The University Affairs Committee provides leadership to the Student Caucus in recruiting and resourcing student representatives on TRU committees, and in planning and implementing campaigns seeking changes in the university. In the past this has included campaigns on food service, parking, and open copyright textbooks.

University Affairs Committee

The University Affairs Committee Representative is a member of the University Affairs Committee and is responsible for implementing the annual university affairs plan. The University Affairs Committee provides leadership to the Student Caucus in recruiting and resourcing student representatives on TRU committees, and in planning and implementing campaigns seeking changes in the university. In the past this has included campaigns on food service, parking, and open copyright textbooks.

Application Details

Applications will be accepted online until January 2, 2020 at 4:00PM. The successful candidate will be appointed at the January 14, 2020 Board of Directors meeting and the term will run from January 15 until April 30th, 2020. Successful candidates should be available to complete a Board of Directors Orientation and Committee Orientation (approximately 4 hrs). 

If you have any further questions regarding the position please contact our Executive Director Nathan Lane via email at execdir@trusu.ca. If you would like to apply to serve on the TRUSU Board of Directors complete the apply now button below! 

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