Result of Vote Counting for Session 2018

【Election of Members of Executive Committee of Session 2018 and Election of Popularly Elected Councillor of Session 2018】

Date: 17th November 2017
Vote Counting Closed at 19:22.
Eligible Voters: 1659 (as of 15/11/2017)
Turnout Rate: 20.0%

A. Election of Members of Executive Committee of Session 2018

Section VIII Article 3(b) of the Constitution:
When there is only one candidate for the post, the candidate shall be declared elected, if the number of valid “For” votes cast to the candidate is no less than 10% of the Full Members of the Society, and is greater than the number of “Against” votes cast to him. (amended 2012)

Post: Chairman
Candidate: LO Wing Yan
For 302 / Against 21 / Invalid 9 / Elected

Post: Internal Vice-chairman
Candidate: LUO Lixin
For 297 / Against 24 / Invalid 11 / Elected

Post: External Vice-chairman
Candidate: WAN Danian Anson
For 303 / Against 18 / Invalid 11 / Elected

Post: General Secretary
Candidate: WAN Tsz Nga Cibe
For 302 / Against 19 / Invalid 11 / Elected

Post: Financial Secretary
Candidate: WONG Yi Ching
For 298 / Against 22 / Invalid 12 / Elected

Post: Marketing Secretary
Candidate: FONG Hiu Ching Adeline
For 297 / Against 22 / Invalid 13 / Elected

Post: External Affairs Secretary
Candidate: LAM Ho Yee Ada
For 301 / Against 22 / Invalid 9 / Elected

Post: Current Affairs Secretary
Candidate: YAU Hoi Man
For 302 / Against 21 / Invalid 9 / Elected

Post: Academic Secretary
Candidate: HON John
For 299 / Against 23 / Invalid 10 / Elected

Post: Publicity Secretary
Candidate: LI Cheuk Yin
For 303 / Against 21 / Invalid 8 / Elected

Post: Welfare Secretary
Candidate: LING Yi Kwan Ingrid
For 302 / Against 20 / Invalid 10 / Elected

B. Election of Popularly Elected Councillor of Session 2018

Section VIII Article 4(b) of the Constitution:
When there are five vacancies and there are five or less than five candidates, each voter shall be entitled to one ballot paper on which he shall indicate, for each candidate, whether he is casting a “For” vote to that candidate. A candidate shall be declared elected if the valid “For” votes cast to him is no less 10% of the Full Members of the Society, and is greater than the number “Against” votes cast to him. (amended 2012)

Post: Popularly Elected Councillor
Candidate: CHEUNG Ho Ming
For 268 / Against 43 / Invalid 20 / Elected

Any complaint concerning the election shall be lodged with the Central Election Commission of the Society Council within 24 hours after the closing of the counting of votes.

If you have any enquiry, please contact the Chairman of Central Election Commission of the Society Council via ssshkusu@gmail.com .

A signed result of the above Vote Counting will be upload to the Council Website (ssscouncil.wordpress.com) shortly.

Best Regards,
Willy Tam
Chairman
Central Election Commission
Social Sciences Society Council
Social Sciences Society HKUSU
Session 2017

 

Invitation to the Election Campaign and Polling Arrangement of the Election

Dear members,

1. Invitation to the Election Campaign

You are cordially invited to attend the Election Campaign held by the Central Election Commission, Social Sciences Society Council, Social Sciences Society HKUSU, Session 2017 (the Commission). The Election Campaign provides a channel of direct communication between voters and candidates.

Details of the Election Campaign are as follows:
Date: 9th November and 10th November
(*A mistake was made in the email dated 4th Nov. The correct date is shown above, as in the email dated 30th Oct. Sorry for any confusion caused. )
Time: 12pm to 6pm
Venue: Area outside Union Office
Tentative Schedule:
12pm to 12:30pm: Self Introduction of the candidates
12:30pm to 6pm: Questions from the floor
* The chairman of meeting will collect the final round of questions from the floor at 5:30pm.

The availability of each candidate is available here: https://wp.me/p8hw3e-3f
Election materials provided by the candidates are available here: https://wp.me/p8hw3e-3i

If you have any enquiry, please contact Willy Tam, Chairman of the Commission, via ssshkusu@hku.hk .

2. Polling Arrangement of the Election

Details of the Polling Period are as follows:
Date: 15th to 17th November
Opening Hours of the Polling Station: 12:30pm to 6pm
Venue: G/F, Centennial Campus (Area outside Bank of East Asia)

Please be reminded that –
You must present your student card at the polling station for identification purpose.
You will receive 2 ballot papers, one for the election of the members of the Executive Committee and another for the Election of Popularly Elected Councillor.
You should either vote “For” or “Against” a candidate. Blank or other markings will be considered an invalid vote towards that candidate.
If you have made any error in marking a ballot paper or have advertently spoiled a ballot paper, you may return that ballot paper to the Election Officer and ask for a replacement.
Please fold the ballot paper before leaving the voting compartment and putting it into the ballot box.

For details of the polling procedures, please refer to the Election and General Polling Regulation of the Society on the Council website on ssscouncil.wordpress.com .

Best Regards,
Willy Tam
Chairman
Central Election Commission,
Social Sciences Society Council,
Social Sciences Society HKUSU
Session 2017

Notice for General Polling of Election and Invitation to the Election Campaign

Dear members,

1. Notice for General Polling of Election

As no valid nomination has been received in the reopening of the nomination period. The finalized list of candidates is as follows:

(a) Members of the Executive Committee
I. Chairman
Candidate: Lo Wing Yan [BSocSc (I)]

II. Internal Vice-Chairman
Candidate: Luo Lixin [BSocSc (I)]

III. External Vice-Chairman
Candidate: Wan Danian Anson [BSocSc(GL)&LLB (I)]

IV. General Secretary
Candidate: Wan Tsz Nga Cibe [BSocSc (I)]

V. Financial Secretary
Candidate: Wong Yi Ching [BSocSc (I)]

VI. Marketing Secretary
Candidate: Fung Hiu Ching Adeline [BSocSc (I)]

VII. External Affairs Secretary
Candidate: Lam Ho Yee [BSocSc (I)]

VIII. Current Affairs Secretary
Candidate: Yau Hoi Man [BJ (I)]

IX. Academic Secretary
Candidate: Hon John [BSocSc (I)]

X. Publicity Secretary
Candidate: Li Cheuk Yin [BJ (I)]

XI. Welfare Secretary
Candidate: Ling Yi Kwan Ingrid [BJ (I)]

(b) Popularly Elected Councillor (5 Seats)
Candidate: Cheung Ho Ming [BSocSc (II)]

Details of the Polling Period are as follows:
Date: 15th to 17th November
Opening Hours of the Polling Station: 12:30pm to 6pm
Venue: G/F, Centennial Campus (Area outside Bank of East Asia)

For details of the polling procedures, please refer to the Election and General Polling Regulation of the Society on the Council website.

2. Invitation to the Election Campaign

You are cordially invited to attend the Election Campaign held by the Central Election Commission, Social Sciences Society Council, Social Sciences Society HKUSU, Session 2017 (the Commission). The Election Campaign provides a channel of direct communication between voters and candidates.

Details of the Election Campaign are as follows:
Date: 9th October and 10th October
Time: 12pm to 6pm
Venue: Area outside Union Office
Tentative Schedule:
12pm to 12:30pm: Self Introduction of the candidates
12:30pm to 6pm: Questions from the floor
* The chairman of meeting will collect the final round of questions from the floor at 5:30pm.

The Election Campaign will be held loosely according to the Standing Orders of the Union. The chairman of the meeting shall have the final decision over any issue in the Election Campaign.

Should you have any enquiry, contact Willy Tam, Chairman of Central Election Commission of the Society Council via ssshkusu@hku.hk .

For notices, and information on the election, please visit our Facebook Page or the Council’s website at ssscouncil.wordpress.com .

Best Regards,
Willy Tam
Chairman
Central Election Commission,
Social Sciences Society Council,
Social Sciences Society HKUSU
Session 2017

Finalized List of Candidates of the Election

Dear members,

As no valid nomination has been received in the reopening of the nomination period. The finalized list of candidates is as follows:

(a) Members of the Executive Committee
I. Chairman
Candidate: Lo Wing Yan [BSocSc (I)]

II. Internal Vice-Chairman
Candidate: Luo Lixin [BSocSc (I)]

III. External Vice-Chairman
Candidate: Wan Danian Anson [BSocSc(GL)&LLB (I)]

IV. General Secretary
Candidate: Wan Tsz Nga Cibe [BSocSc (I)]

V. Financial Secretary
Candidate: Wong Yi Ching [BSocSc (I)]

VI. Marketing Secretary
Candidate: Fung Hiu Ching Adeline [BSocSc (I)]

VII. External Affairs Secretary
Candidate: Lam Ho Yee [BSocSc (I)]

VIII. Current Affairs Secretary
Candidate: Yau Hoi Man [BJ (I)]

IX. Academic Secretary
Candidate: Hon John [BSocSc (I)]

X. Publicity Secretary
Candidate: Li Cheuk Yin [BJ (I)]

XI. Welfare Secretary
Candidate: Ling Yi Kwan Ingrid [BJ (I)]

No nomination has been received for the following posts:
Faculty Affairs Secretary, Publications Secretary, Social Secretary and Sports Secretary.

(b) Popularly Elected Councillor (5 Seats)
Candidate: Cheung Ho Ming [BSocSc (II)]

Best Regards,
Willy Tam
Chairman
Central Election Commission,
Social Sciences Society Council,
Social Sciences Society HKUSU
Session 2017

Notice of Reopening of the Nomination Period

Dear members,

The Withdrawal Period of the Election for Social Sciences Society, HKUSU, Session 2018 has ended at noon 29th October 2017. No request for withdrawal has been received. As there are still vacancies without valid nomination, the Nomination Period will be reopened for these vacancies.

The reopening of the Nomination Period for following vacancies will be from noon 30th October 2017 to noon 1st November 2017.
– Faculty Affairs Secretary
– Publication Secretary
– Social Secretary
– Sports Secretary
– Popularly Elected Councillors

Nomination forms are available in the society room (CPD 3.19, Centennial Campus) and online at http://wp.me/p8hw3e-2O .

Should you have any inquires, please contact Willy Tam, Chairman of Central Election Commission, SSSC, SSS, HKUSU, Session 2017 via ssshkusu@hku.hk.

Regards,
Willy Tam
Chairman,
Central Election Commission,
Social Sciences Society Council,
Social Sciences Society, HKUSU,
Session 2017

Notice of Election for Social Sciences Society HKUSU, Session 2018

Dear members,

【Notice of Election for Social Sciences Society HKUSU, Session 2018】

The Society’s election for the members of the Executive Committee and Popularly Elected Councillors of the Society Council will be held in mid-November.

A. List of Candidates

The Nomination Period has ended at noon 27th October 2017. The following nomination of the Election for Social Sciences Society HKUSU, Session 2018 has been received and confirmed.

(a) Members of the Executive Committee

I. Chairman
Candidate: Lo Wing Yan [BSocSc (I)]
Proposer: Tse Tung Lam [BSW (I)]
Seconder: Tang Chun Lok [BSocSc (I)]

II. Internal Vice-Chairman
Candidate: Luo Lixin [BSocSc (I)]
Proposer: Yip Ka Pan [BSocSc (I)]
Seconder: Leung Wing Tung [BSocSc (I)]

III. External Vice-Chairman
Candidate: Wan Danian Anson [BSocSc(GL)&LLB (I)]
Proposer: Chan Yin Tung [BSocSc (II)]
Seconder: Cheng Chin Kwok [BSocSc(GL)&LLB (II)]

IV. General Secretary
Candidate: Wan Tsz Nga Cibe [BSocSc (I)]
Proposer: Tsui Tsz Ching [BSocSc (I)]
Seconder: Heung Sum Yee [BJ(I)]

V. Financial Secretary
Candidate: Wong Yi Ching [BSocSc (I)]
Proposer: Cheung Sheung Sheung [BSocSc(GL)&LLB (I)]
Seconder: Li Yiu Yan Jessica [BSocSc (IV)]

VI. Marketing Secretary
Candidate: Fung Hiu Ching Adeline [BSocSc (I)]
Proposer: Wong Wing Tung [BEd&BSocSc (I)]
Seconder: Chan Sze Yan [BSocSc (I)]

VII. External Affairs Secretary
Candidate: Lam Ho Yee [BSocSc (I)]
Proposer: Liu Lok Man Andrew [BSocSc (I)]
Seconder: Yung Kei Lok [BSocSc (I)]

VIII. Current Affairs Secretary
Candidate: Yau Hoi Man [BJ (I)]
Proposer: Choi Ching Fung [BSocSc (II)]
Seconder: Leung Ho Man [BJ (II)]

IX. Academic Secretary
Candidate: Hon John [BSocSc (I)]
Proposer: Yeh Fan Hei [BSocSc (I)]
Seconder: Luk Wing Heng [BSocSc (I)]

X. Publicity Secretary
Candidate: Li Cheuk Yin [BJ (I)]
Proposer: Yu Shing Hong [BSocSc (I)]
Seconder: Hong Ka Lam [BSocSc (I)]

XI. Welfare Secretary
Candidate: Ling Yi Kwan Ingrid [BJ (I)]
Proposer: Chan Wai Shun [BSocSc (IV)]
Seconder: Hui Kwan Yin [BSocSc(GL)&LLB (II)]

No nomination has been received for the following posts:
Faculty Affairs Secretary, Publications Secretary, Social Secretary and Sports Secretary.

(b) Popularly Elected Councillor (5 Seats)
Candidate: Cheung Ho Ming [BSocSc (II)]
Proposer: Fong Chee Kei Carita [BSocSc (II)]
Seconder: Yeung Nok Yin [BSocSc (II)]

B. Withdrawal Period and Reopening of Nomination Period

Any candidate may withdraw his consent to nomination shall be so wish by a letter addressed to the Commission. The deadline for withdrawal in this election is noon 29th October 2017. The Commission shall declare the original nomination invalid upon reception of such letter.

The tentative reopening of the Nomination Period for vacancies without valid nomination will be from noon 30th October 2017 to noon 1st November 2017. An official notice concerning reopening of the Nomination Period be post to the Society Facebook Page and the Council’s website at ssscouncil.wordpress.com before noon 30th October 2017.

C. Election Campaign

The Election Campaign will be held on 9th November 2017 to 10th November 2017 from 12 noon to 6pm each day outside Union Office. All members are welcome to come to know more about the candidates and their platforms.

The Election Campaign will proceed as follows:
12pm to 12:30pm: Self Introduction of the candidates
12:30pm to 6:00pm: Questions from the floor
* Please note that the chairman of meeting will collect the final round of questions from the floor at 5:30pm.

D. Further Information
Should you have any enquiry, please contact Willy Tam, Chairman of Central Election Commission of the Society Council via ssshkusu@hku.hk.

For notices, including this notice, and information on the election, please visit our Facebook Page or the Council’s website at ssscouncil.wordpress.com .

Best Regards,
Willy Tam
Chairman
Central Election Commission,
Social Sciences Society Council,
Social Sciences Society HKUSU
Session 2017