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The Trustees Race: How I Voted

I voted for these three candidates because they would be the best advocates of Penn State on the Board of Trustees. I made my selections after reading everyone’s profiles and position statements on the official… 541 more words

Penn State

Dear Esther - Part 10

Dear Esther,

At recent town hall meetings, you have noted several times the recent decline in alumnae donations and participation in the annual fund. As you have described, the alumnae participation rate in the annual fund currently sits around 22%, translating into around $1M in annual revenue. 1,498 more words



Earlier today at the NRS Awards! Our team (IRRI Web Team) won the Outstanding Administrative Support Award for 2013 :) Here we are together with the IRRI Board of Trustees and Management Committee.


Supervisor Gonser's attempt to 'steamroll in' a replacement Trustee appointment

At the April 8th Oakland Township Board meeting, Trustee McKay officially announced her resignation from the Board.  At the same meeting, Supervisor Gonser, with the help of Trustee Thalmann, attempted to push through a person to fill Trustee McKay’s position.   689 more words

Oakland Township

Dear Esther - Part 9

Dear Esther,

You repeatedly stated at the townhall meetings that alumnae donations and participation have declined rapidly in recent years. In the Campus Community Presentation shared at the town halls and on the Chatham Feedback blog, the administration cites that, for 2013, 1525 (of 6000 total) alumnae financially donated to Chatham and that only 22.6% participated in College for Women events and opportunities.[1] However, you did not ask alumnae how the transition to a coeducational college would impact their giving and volunteering. 924 more words


GRCC In the News, 4-14-14

GRCC weighs economic development programs that would cost $1 million in property taxes over 20 years

April 11, 2014; MLive

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees is to decide next week whether to participate or opt out of new tax capturing entities in Gaines and Byron townships, administrators said. 212 more words

GRCC In The News

Dear Esther - Part 8

Dear Esther,

You repeatedly stated at the town hall meetings that you did not want to talk about detailed data and instead preferred to speak about the trends. 918 more words