The Representative Council meeting on 12 of May will decide who will candidate for the SAMOK and OLL boards for the year 2022. The mandate is not a guarantee of admission as a SAMOK or OLL member, but it guarantees the opportunity to be the student union Helga’s candidate. The student union and its specialists will support the candidate throughout the election period. Candidates expected to have time and commitment during the election period, during which they will participate in various discussion panels, meet and present themselves to various stakeholders, and negotiate the upcoming elections.
SAMOK’s members to the year 2022 will be elected at the general assembly on 28.-29.10., when the chairperson, vice-chairperson, and 3-7 other persons will be elected to the board. The term of office begins on 1.1. and ends on 31.12., but the tasks will be introduced during December. You can read more about SAMOK’s activities (in Finnish) here.
The new members of the Finnish Student Sports Federation – OLL will be elected at the general assembly on 10.-11.11. The chairperson, one to two vice-chairpersons, and a maximum of two board members are elected to the board. The term of office of the board is 1.1. – 31.12. and the new board will be introduced before that. You can read more about OLL’s activities (in Finnish) here.
You can apply for the mandate by sending a free-form application to Helga’s Representative Council by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by standing as a candidate at the meeting on 12 of May. The applicant must be a member of the Student Union Helga and commit to its values and political program. The official operation languages of SAMOK and OLL are Finnish and Swedish.
Nelli Pihlasviita, specialist, advocacy and influencing