The committee elections are now under way. All chapter members should have received a link to cast their ballot, through their email.
There are 4 committee positions open for voting, so if you have a couple of minutes please do take the time to exercise your wonderful democratic right and vote! Each position also gives you the option to re-open the nominations (R. O. N.) in case you want to do that, but there is also a real-life lovely person to choose too.
These candidates are:
President - Jennifer Jones
Vice-President - Elizabeth Arter
Secretary - Amy Spicer
Treasurer - Katy Gaythorpe
Voting will close on Thursday the 3rd of July at 5pm, so please vote before then. Voting is totally anonymised and the website we are using gives you lots of interesting information about the encryption process if you are interested.
To vote please follow the URL in your email and enter your ID and password when required.
The University of Bath SIAM chapter is currently looking for candidates to stand in the chapter committee elections!
All current committee members have served for two years, so all positions are up for election. These are,
- Activities and Relations Officer.
If you're interested in standing for election, then please email Jack or Siân by Monday 16th June, so you can be added to the ballot.
All chapter members will be invited to vote for a candidate or RON (re-open nominations) the following week.
Best of luck!
Congratulations to Siân Jenkins, Treasurer for the University of Bath SIAM Student Chapter who has received a Certificate of Recognition from SIAM for her contributions in 2012/2013. The award was presented by Melina Freitag (SIAM UKIE) on behalf of SIAM.
Thank you to everyone for making the Bake-Off a great success and for all your generosity!
We had a great turn out of both staff and postgraduate students. Five cakes were entered:
Andrew Bate: Chaos!
Alastair Craw: The Proof is in the Pudding
Sian Jenkins: Eureka!
Firstly, the winners in each of the categories -
1. Alastair, 2. Siân, 3. Jenny
1. Alastair, 2. Siân, 3. Andrew
1. Alastair and Jenny, 3. Steve
1. Siân, 2. Jenny, 3. Alastair
So, that means our overall winner with The Proof is in the Pudding is
We have started the recruitment of members for the chapter. Hopefully below you can see a breakdown of where the members are coming from throughout the university. Fingers crossed this updates!
The great news is that SIAM have approved the creation of a student chapter here in Bath!