1 year ago

20 September, 2016

Union House - Training Room 2

Organised by:
International Relations Society (MELBIRS)

The Melbourne International Relations Society will be holding our 2016 Special General Meeting (SGM) on Tuesday 20th September 2016 in Training Room 2, Level 3, Union House at 12pm. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend!

As per the constitutional amendments and motion passed in March at our AGM, our annual elections are now held in September. The terms for the new executive will start their terms from the start of 2017 and all positions will be open for election at this general meeting on 20th September.

Our returning officer is Treasurer Sarah Xia (sarahjxia@gmail.com) and, as in usual procedure, we will be voting by show of hands (or secret ballot in a vote with more than two candidates) unless otherwise determined. All full members may vote at this election.

If you wish to run for election, you may nominate on the day at the SGM or email president@mirs.org.au and sarahjxia@gmail.com beforehand. Any member may run for any position!

Positions available:
- President
- Vice President (Events)
- Vice President (Model UN)
- Secretary
- Treasurer
- Communications Officer
- Social Events Officer
- Academic Events Officer
- Graduate Officer
- Crisis Council Officer
- Schools Training Officer (proposed)
- Model UN Training Officer
- Model UN Delegations Officer

We will be serving free pizza to all members too, so if you want to watch some fantastic speeches - pop on by!