Council of representatives
in a nutshell
What is the representatives election about?
The Council of Representatives is the uppermost decision-maker of Laureamko. 15 members and 15 deputies, who represent the students’ voice, are chosen to the Council at the election. The representatives make decisions on the budget, on the plan of action and on the political lines at its meetings, among other things.
The Council of Representatives for 2020 is chosen with an election 30.10.-6.11.2019. The elections are held electronically. Members, who have paid their membership fees are entitled to vote.
Download election materials below.
Use your voice!
Do you want to change your student union? Do you care who decides how your membership fee is used? As a member of Laureamko you are entitled to vote in the Council of representatives’ election. By voting for the candidate that agree with your views, you make sure that your student union does what you want.
All members of Laureamko are entitled to vote in the representatives elections 30.10.-6.11.2019 If you have a valid sticker on your student card or working Slice App in your phone, you should be able to vote.
Vote in the representatives elections is electric. Links for voting will be send to the @student.laurea.fi e-mail addresses when voting starts on 30th of October.
Laureamko produces the official marketing material in which all the candidates are introduced. The candidates have to follow the campaigning the instructions made by the Central Election Committee.
Put to the calendar
2.9.2019 Announcement of elections will be published
16.9.2019 Training for candidates at 17.30 o’clock
27.9.2019 Registrations of candidates ends
30.10.-6.11.2019 The elections
12.11.2019 Training for new representatives at 17.00 o’clock
13.11.2019 The last meeting of the Council 2019. The new reps and Laureamko’s members are welcome to follow the meeting!
10.12.-11.12.2019 Ship Off – A seminar cruise for all actives in Laureamko
Representative and more
As a member of council you can apply for the following tasks:
• the chairperson
• the vice-chairperson
The chairperson convenes the representatives and leads the meetings. She has the help of the executive director who serves as the secretary of the Council of Representatives. The chairperson and vice-chairpersons are also invited to the meetings of the board.