June 2015

Interested in Becoming a Staff Senator? Nomination Period Opens This Month!

SS collage CompressedThe Staff Senate will begin accepting nominations in June for the upcoming Staff Senate Election. The first step in joining the Staff Senate is to nominate yourself (or have a colleague nominate you) as a candidate. The nomination period begins June 8 and ends June 19 at 5 p.m. To nominate yourself or a colleague, fill out the Staff Senate Nomination Form and return it in Word format to before 5 p.m. on June 19.

Elections will begin Monday, July 6, and end Friday, July 17 at 5 p.m. As a candidate, you are given an (optional) campaigning opportunity at the Staff Appreciation Events, where constituents will be voting. Voting will also be available online.

If you have any questions about the election process or what it is like to be a senator, contact Amanda Corrigan, Staff Senate Administrative Assistant, at If you missed our Information Session, you can view our morning and afternoon presentations online.