EXECUTIVE TEAM 2020-21

Thank you everyone for voting for the Student Executives for 2020-21. The results are out and here are the winners!

A big shoutout to all of you who participated and campaigned in these difficult times. Thank you MHC students for cooperating with us! Stay healthy and take care!

VOTE! VOTE! VOTE!

Welcome to the 2020/2021 Students’ Association Executive Election!


Please click on the link below to vote for the 2020/2021 Executive team.

Follow the instructions in the link to vote for each of the following positions: President, Vice-President Internal, Vice-President External, and Vice-President Community & Wellness.

Your mymhc.ca email will be recorded when you submit this form, so you cannot access the form again. The election form will be open from March 25 at 9:00 am until March 26th at 3:00 pm.
For information on the candidate profiles, please find their campaign posters under the Executive Elections tab at http://www.samhc.ca.

Voting link: https://forms.gle/AwsFUKzMkUg79spk8

Happy Voting!!!

SAMHC Team

Temporary Closure

For the health, safety and well-being of our students, employees and community, we are temporarily closing our doors effective March 23, 2020 until further notice.

But we will continue to work, just in an online format. If you need to contact us, please email us on samhc@mymhc.ca or you can also reach out to us via our social media channels.

We encourage everyone to remain indoors and keep safe! Thank you, and we look forward to serving you once again.

For more information and updates check out our social media channels.

Facebook: @SAMHC

Instagram: @saofmhc

SAMHC Executive Candidates


Introducing your SAMHC Executive Election Candidates. There are 4 positions: President, VP Internal, VP External and VP Community and Wellness.
All the candidates are posted in descending alphabetical order of their names.
Due to COVID-19 precautions, the voting will be online. We will be posting for more updates. Stay tuned!

Yessy Kiswanda running for VP External
Veronica Yeoman running for President
Taylor Ohs running for VP Community & Wellness
Sarina Soltesz running for VP External
Harish Kumar running for VP External
CJ Silver running for VP Internal
Bergen Ehry running for VP External
Aimee Kathlyn Ann Lee running for VP External

Keep an eye out for emails on your @mymhc.ca accounts for more details on voting! Please support these candidates during these difficult and unprecedented times. Take care and wash your hands often!

COVID-19 Updates

Students of Medicine Hat College,

If you are on campus and need to access our office, our hours are currently 8:30am-4:00pm Monday-Friday. If you are sick, or showing any symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home. We can be easily reached by calling 403-529-3925 or by emailing samhc@mymhc.ca.  

Due to the rapidly changing situation regarding COVID-19, the SAMHC office will be altering our services to mitigate the spread of the virus. All communal services and activities will be suspended until further notice. Services will now be as follows:

  • Our on campus Food Bank will be operating on an emergency basis only.  
  • As the MHC College campus is still open, if you have rented a locker through SAMHC you are still able to access it. The June cleanout deadline currently still applies.
  • All SAMHC events will be cancelled for the remainder of the school year. Therefore there will be no Lucky Money Tree on March 17th, Meet the Candidate event on March 19th, or Last Class Bash on April 3rd
  • There will be unmanned awareness booths on campus where you can take pictures of information regarding stress readiness and coping.
  • Ping-Pong paddles and balls are not available at this time. If you wish to use the tables on campus, please bring your own equipment.

ELECTIONS:

  • We will not be having a voting booth this year. All voting will be done via your student email. Please watch for this email and vote in your SAMHC Executive Election on March 25 &26th. We will be sending candidate information out with the email, as well as detailed instructions on how you can vote.
  • Please watch our App (SAMHC), Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/studentsassociationmhc/), Instagram (@saofmhc), and website (https://samhc.ca/) for candidate campaigns to get informed regarding the election.

For the most up to date information regarding MHC and their response to COVID-19, please visit this link:https://www.mhc.ab.ca/AboutMHC/CampusSafety/COVID-19

We are committed to serving our students through this challenging time. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have a question regarding our services. Please don’t panic and stay at home as much as possible.

MHC COVID-19 Update

Click here for the latest updates on MHC’s response to COVID-19: www.mhc.ab.ca/COVID-19

Lucky Money Tree

Let’s celebrate St. Patty’s together and get lucky with lots of exciting prizes and gift cards! The event starts at 2 pm on March 17th at Crave!
Our grand prize is a $150 amazon gift card! Be there to win it! 🤙🏻

There are 10 cool prizes like board games and MHC swag as well as 10 gift cards from the bookstore, for groceries and AMAZON!! Crave is serving special St. Patty’s day drinks! Be sure to attend the event and have fun on one of the most fun days of the year!

SAMHC Executive Elections 2020

Join the SAMHC Executive team! The election nominations are open until March 5th! Grab your election package from the office NOW!!!

POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

President

Chief Executive Office of the SA & political liaison with MHC

Vice President Internal

Budgeting, bylaws, student appeals & business planning

Vice President External

Volunteer coordinator, newspaper editor, surveys & student polls, advocacy

Vice President Community and Wellness

Planning & executing events, awareness weeks & peer support

The benefits to being a student executive are endless but to begin with, here are a few:

  • You get paid for the work you do!
    • President- $1200/month, Vice Presidents- $1100/month
    • 80% tuition reimbursed
  • Amazing networking opportunities
  • Influencing change that affects students at Medicine Hat College
  • A chance to stand out when you graduate with valuable experience on your resume

Here are some requirements of being a student leader:

  • Minimum 16 hours per week
  • Must be enrolled in at least 1 MHC credit class
  • Must maintain at least a 2.0 GPA

Still wondering if its a good fit for you? Contact the SAMHC office on 1-403-529-3925, stop by to talk to our current executives and staff or text us on our social media:

Instagram: @saofmhc

Facebook: @SAMHC

Lets talk about Sexual Health!

Let’s talk about sexual health!
The Students’ Association of Medicine Hat College is bringing you the Sexual Health Fair on February 12th, 11:00-1:00 at The Den!

You can also enter a draw for a VIP table at Banger Bingo for you and 5 friends! Banger Bingo is at the Crave on February 13th!
VIP package includes Goodie Bags, $5 Crave gift cards, decorated table and you get to sit right at the front where all the action is!
See you there!

Policy Change: Job Descriptions

Did you know that the Students’ Association is obligated to share with the student body, any changes made to our policies? Well, we just made some changes to our policies, check them out and don’t hesitate to stop by the SAMHC Office if you have any questions!