April 25, 2017
The results are in! After three consecutive days of polling, over one hundred MSCA voters, and a few hours of counting ballots, we now know who will be representing the Westfield chapter of the MSCA on governance and evaluation committees!
Please refer to the tables below for committee members. Bolded names have secured seats. Please note that currently there is a tie for the fifth seat of curriculum committee. We will be recounting ballots tomorrow (April 26th).
|Academic Policies Committee nominees||Home department||Votes in favor|
|Frank Giuliano||Chem. and Phys. Sciences||84|
|Dan Price||Criminal Justice||45|
|Lori Vaughan||Occupational Therapy||30|
|Ziblim Abukari||Social Work||44|
|Mark Horwitz||Social Work||46|
|Kim Tobin||Criminal Justice||1|
|All University Committee nominees||Home department||Votes in favor|
|Enrique Morales-Diaz||World Lang. and Cultures||60|
|Maria Carranza||Chem. and Phys. Sciences||22|
|Karsten Theis||Chem. and Phys. Sciences||61|
|Curriculum Committee nominees||Home department||Votes in favor|
|Holly Noun||Movement Science||61|
|Tarin Weiss||Chem. and Phys. Sciences||57|
|Heather Brown||Political Science||32|
|Graduate Education Council nominees||Home department||Votes in favor|
|Charles Ed Hill||Library||56|
|Jane Mildred||Social Work||67|
|Jennifer Hixon||Health Sciences||55|
|Katherine Walsh||Social Work||56|
|Holly Noun||Movement Science||70|
|Chris Kudlac||Criminal Justice||67|
|John Jones||Criminal Justice||2|
|Student Affairs Committee nominees||Home department||Votes in favor|
|Audrelee Dallam Murphy||Criminal Justice||21|
|Nora Padykula||Social Work||31|
|Jason Sawyer||Movement Science||16|
|Charles Ed Hill||Library||16|
|T. Alex Daniel||Psychology||21|
|Promotions||Home department||Votes in favor|
|Tenure Committee nominees||Home department||Votes in favor|
|Nora Padykula||Social Work||71|
|Warren Turner||Chem. and Phys. Sciences||67|
April 11, 2017
Folks, due to a scheduling conflict, the time of the chapter meeting tomorrow, April 12, 2017, must be switched to 2:30-3:30 pm. It will still be held in the Parenzo Chapter Office 010.
April 6, 2017
Anyone interested in serving on standing committees for the 2017-2018 academic year should respond by self-nomination to Moderator John Dempsey’s e-mail, Election Nominations & Self Nominations, originally sent on April 6th. Refer below to a list of committees and the number of vacancies.
|Committees (one year terms)||vacancies|
|All University Committee||8|
|Graduate Education Council||5|
|Committees (two year terms)||vacancies|
We will also hold our Chapter Election for Executive Council Offices on April 18 & 19. If you wish to run for a Chapter Office you must gather ten signatures of Westfield MSCA members for nomination. Please refer to Moderator John Dempsey’s e-mail for the attached Petition/Nomination Form. This form must be returned to John with ten signatures by Monday, April 17, 2017. The term for all officers, except the President, Treasurer, and Director, is one year. Below are the vacancies:
March 31, 2017
Moderator John Dempsey is convening a chapter meeting for Wednesday April 12th from 3-4 pm in the chapter office in Parenzo basement 010. An agenda will be forthcoming. All unit members are invited to attend.
With spring also comes our election season. Chapter elections are currently scheduled for Tuesday April 18th and Wednesday April 19th. Be on the lookout for an e-mail from John Dempsey calling for nominations and a sample ballot.