Jose Zapata Calderon President of the Latino and Latina Roundtable
To: Members of the Latino and Latina Roundtable
This is a reminder that the next Latino and Latina Roundtable meeting will be on Saturday, October 17 at 1 PM. The meeting will prioritize the nomination of candidates for the four officer positions but also include summaries and reports from our ongoing work.
Nominations will take place at this Virtual General Membership Meeting scheduled for Saturday, October 17th at 1 PM. If you are interested in running for one of the four positions or you want to nominate someone, you must be part of the membership meeting on October 17th. At this meeting, the person nominating (or self-nominating) should be prepared to make a presentation (no longer than 3 minutes) about the person being nominated, their qualifications, and why you are nominating (or self-nominating) the person for the position.
After the nominations are made on October 17, as per our by-laws, the Latino and Latina Roundtable will be holding a special membership meeting the following month on Saturday, November 21 (at 1 PM) to elect the four board officer positions (President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Treasurer) to serve on the board for the next two years.
Hi LRT Members,
The Latino and Latina Roundtable membership meeting will be next Saturday, June 27th from 1 -3 and a zoom link will be sent out in the next few days
As per our by-laws, the Latino and Latina Roundtable will be electing seven at-large members at its membership meeting on Saturday, November 16th to serve on the board for the next two years.
Nominations will take place at the next General Membership Meeting scheduled for Saturday, October 19th at 1 PM at the Solidarity Center (1460 E. Holt Ave., Entrance #3 – Room 6 in Pomona). If you are interested in running for one of the seven at-large positions or you want to nominate someone, please attend the membership meeting on Saturday, October 19th. If you cannot attend the meeting and are a member in good standing, you can send in your nomination by October 19th to one of the contacts listed below (Angela, Jose, or Roberto). Please include a statement as to why you are nominating the person and some background on the nominee and the person’s qualifications.
To be able to vote in the election set for November 16th (or to run for one of the at-large positions), you have to be a paid member in good standing 30 days prior to the election. Hence, you have until October 17th to fill out an application and pay your dues if you have not done so already.
Jose Zapata Calderon President of the Latino and Latina Roundtable Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Chicano/a and Latino/a Studies 1050 North Mills Avenue Claremont, CA 91711-6101 (909) 952-1640 Jose_Calderon@pitzer.edu Website: www.josezcalderon.com