Only six run for WLUSU board, nominations reopened

Tonight at the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union All Candidates Meeting (ACM) it was announced that only six students put forward nominations for the 15 board of directors positions. As a result nominations will be re-opened and are due Jan. 27 at 12 p.m.

Four candidates declared they would be running for the WLUSU president.

Presidential candidates:

Sunny Chan
Third-year computer science (business admin option)

Lawrence Maclin
Fifth-year English and political science

Kory Preston
Fourth-year political science

Kyle Walker
Fourth-year geography

Board candidates:

Matt Mendonca (Third-year economics)

Chris Oberle (Third-year history and political science)

John Sampson (Second-year political science)

Rob Thompson (Third-year political science)

Chris Walker (First-year political science)

Seth Warren (First-year business)

Senate candidates (acclaimed):

Alishia Mallory (Third-year classics)

Omer Shah (Third-year philosophy and economics)

Chris Walker (First-year political science)

Board of governors candidates:

Omer Shah (Third-year philosophy and economics)

President of the School of Business Economics Students Society (acclaimed):

Aneesh Lal (Third-year business)

Videos of all candidates will be available at on Wednesday.