The Social Board

The UCMSA Universalis Board consists of six members: One President, a Secretary, Treasurer and three Executives. The President is elected by the student body at the end of every academic year whilst the other five positions are filled by appointment. The President, Secretary and Treasurer make up the administrative body of the association whilst the Executives are the link between the committees and the Universalis Board.

 

President (Bojana Raković)

The President carries the overall responsibility for the Association, setting and pursuing the Association’s long-term goals and interests, chairing meetings and General Assemblies, as well as ensuring that the Board and its members are doing their work well and with enthusiasm. The President is also responsible for all external contacts not designated to the Secretary and other Executives (such as with the Faculty Council), writing the semester reports and has the ultimate say on any issues disputed within the Board.

 

Secretary (Eleanor Kelly)

The Secretary is responsible for all communication between the Board members and between the Board and external parties. He or she serves as the first point of contact for the Board. The Secretary is also responsible for the administration and archive system of the Association, logistics and supplies and for taking minutes during any Board meetings and General Assemblies.

 

Treasurer (Maartje Lemmens)

The Treasurer is responsible for the financial administration of the Association. He or she must also keep track of the overall expenditure of each Committee and ensure that the Association’s money is spend in its best interest.

 

Executives

The Universalis Executives act as the contact persons between the Committees, the University College Maastricht staff and the Universalis Board. Executives must help their Committees to grow and develop throughout the Academic year. This means they must communicate clearly between all parties, attempt to resolve any disputes and help with the promotion of the Committee. On top of their Committee work, each Executive has additional tasks:

 

Acquisition Executive (Marco Moreno)

The acquisition Executive represents Universalis at the weekly UCM Management Team meetings. The Acquisition Executive is also responsible for the merchandise and additionally he is responsible for partnerships and sponsors.

 

External Executive (Stephen McCarthy)

The External Executive represents Universalis at the UCSRN, the national organization for University Colleges. He or she therefore organizes all UCSRN events together with the social committee, which consists out of all the other UCSRN representatives from other boards from other UC study association. Moreover, Stephen organizes events in cooperation with other faculties at UM, such as Maastricht Science Program (MSP).

 

Social Executive (Paulina Raniecka)

The Social Executive is responsible for the intro days and the organization of graduation in cooperation with UCM. She or he is also responsible for this website, managing the Universalis Facebook page and promoting events as well as coordinating these.

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And here they are! New members of the Social Board have been officially passed and are currently being transitioned into their new positions!
Here's your Social Board for the Spring semester:

Bojana Raković - President
Ruben Dominguez Payne - Secretary
Hannah Grijns - Treasurer
Eleanor M. Kelly - Acquisition Executive
Stephen A. McCarthy - External Executive
Paulina Raniecka - Social Executive
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Hello hello sweet UCMers!!

First of all, Happy New Year! We all hope you are well rested and have had beautiful holidays :)
After the holiday season bliss, we are back for a fresh start in project period... which consists of electing your new boards! Let's be real, this is important - so show up at the Election GA this week! During this GA, we will be electing a new Independent Body as well as new Universalis Social Board and Academic Council Members. Please check out the policy manual on our website to see how the election procedures work. You can also find all of the other updated and relevant information at our website: ucmsauniversalis.com/ucmsa-universalis/documents/

The proposed Social Board members:
Secretary - Ruben Dominguez Payne
Treasurer - Hannah Grijns
Acquisitions Executive - Eleanor Kelly

The proposed Academic Council members:
Treasurer - Paul Grass
Events Coordinator - Freya Walker
Internal Executive - Erick Jackaman

The proposed Independent Body members:
Chih-Hsi Hu
Nina Hanz
Thilo Buchholz

Of course, there will be drinks and snacks afterwards! See you there!

Lots of love,
Your Universalis Board
xoxo
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Election GA!

January 10, 2018, 6:30pm - January 10, 2018, 1:30pm

Hello hello sweet UCMers!! First of all, Happy New Year! We all hope you are well rested and have had beautiful holidays :) After the holiday season bliss, we are back for a fresh start in project period... which consists of electing your new boards! Let's be real, this is important - so show up at the Election GA this week! During this GA, we will be electing a new Independent Body as well as new Universalis Social Board and Academic Council Members. Please check out the policy manual on our website to see how the election procedures work. You can also find all of the other updated and relevant information at our website: ucmsauniversalis.com/ucmsa-universalis/documents/ The proposed Social Board members: Secretary - Ruben Dominguez Payne Treasurer - Hannah Grijns Acquisitions Executive - Eleanor Kelly The proposed Academic Council members: Treasurer - Paul Grass Events Coordinator - Freya Walker Internal Executive - Erick Jackaman The proposed Independent Body members: Chih-Hsi Hu Nina Hanz Thilo Buchholz Of course, there will be drinks and snacks afterwards! See you there! Lots of love, Your Universalis Board xoxo

The Festive and Frosty season is about to start! We're hitting the capital 'F' with a lot of fun events prepared just for you, sweet ucmers! To warm this cold time we are presenting the Winter Week - week full of attractions, beer/gluhwein/cocoa and Christmas songs!

Make sure to check the schedule and celebrate the beginning of winter with our community! For those who can't wait the first event is happening already on this Saturday(2.12) with our beautiful Winter Gala!

Tune in for more!
Your Social Board

Sustainable Wrapping Paper: Sustainable Wrapping Paper Workshop
Gluhwein Workshop: www.facebook.com/events/1769097690059273/
Ice Skating: EXCO goes ICE-SKATING
Cocoa Ceremony: Cacao + Mindfulness Meditation
Winter Soiree: UCM Winter Soirée
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UCM Winter Week

December 4, 2017, 10:30am - December 8, 2017, 1:30pm

The Festive and Frosty season is about to start! We're hitting the capital 'F' with a lot of fun events prepared just for you, sweet ucmers! To warm this cold time we are presenting the Winter Week - week full of attractions, beer/gluhwein/cocoa and Christmas songs! Make sure to check the schedule and celebrate the beginning of winter with our community! For those who can't wait the first event is happening already on this Saturday(2.12) with our beautiful Winter Gala! Tune in for more! Your Social Board Sustainable Wrapping Paper: www.facebook.com/events/159628627979026/ Gluhwein Workshop: www.facebook.com/events/1769097690059273/ Ice Skating: www.facebook.com/events/146980832599444/ Cocoa Ceremony: www.facebook.com/events/166351297290084/ Winter Soiree: www.facebook.com/events/321618651654259/

The festive time has come to UCM!
Make sure to celebrate the end of the Winter Week with your fellow students. Come to the Common Room and enjoy Cato food, choir singing, fairy lights and (most probably) some glitter!
Tickets: 2 euros
Feel the winter spirit, feel the warmth and all the love of this season!

See you there!
Your Charity Committee and Social Board
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UCM Winter Soirée

December 8, 2017, 6:30pm - December 8, 2017, 1:30pm

The festive time has come to UCM! Make sure to celebrate the end of the Winter Week with your fellow students. Come to the Common Room and enjoy Cato food, choir singing, fairy lights and (most probably) some glitter! Tickets: 2 euros Feel the winter spirit, feel the warmth and all the love of this season! See you there! Your Charity Committee and Social Board

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