Staff Senate Issues Call for New Senators

Posted: September 22, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 21, 2010 at 3:23 pm

The Staff Senate is calling for nominations to fill open seats in the 2010 mid-term election. Six seats are available: one in Fairfax; two in Arlington; two in Prince William; and one at-large seat to represent all employees wherever they work.

Classified or nonstudent wage staff who are nonprobationary and who have worked at Mason for at least one year may be nominated.

If you are interested in nominating yourself or a co-worker, send the nominee’s name, department, phone number, e-mail and the campus where they work to Sarah Knapp at Also specify which seat the nominee would fill. Call Knapp at 703-993-4141 with any questions.

The deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 1. Elections will be held the week of Oct. 18.

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