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Graduate Coordinator Network (GCN)

Amendments to the GCN By-Laws

Approved at the February 26, 2008 meeting of GCN

(1) Motion to provide for early election of the Executive Committee by inserting text (underlined and italicized) to Article IX:

The Executive Committee shall be elected for three-year terms by a simple majority of the active members of the Graduate Coordinator Network at or before the regularly scheduled May meeting.

(2) Motion to approve the addition to the Standing Committees of a Mentoring Committee charged with providing guidance and support to new graduate coordinators through one-on-one mentoring by an experienced and knowledgeable graduate coordinator by amending Article XI as noted below:

Standing Committees of the Graduate Coordinator Network shall include the following:

 

Approved at the January 27, 2004 meeting of GCN

(1)  Motion to provide for replacement of an Executive Committee member who resigned by adding the text below to Article IX:

If an Executive Committee member resigns, the Executive Committee will appoint a new, active member to the Committee to hold a position until the next election.  After the appointment, the Executive Committee may redistribute responsibilities.  Should the appointee wish to continue on the Executive Committee, he/she must run for a position in the next election.

(2)  Motion to approve the addition to the Standing Committees of a Finance Committee charged with establishing a budget and setting priorities for how income (e.g. dues) shall be spent by amending Article XI as noted below.

Standing Committees of the Graduate Coordinator Network shall include the following:

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