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Candidate Slates

I posted earlier that an election for a new executive board of the Dartmouth Alumni Association was going to occur at the Association’s Homecoming meeting. Via e-mail, I am pointed to this website, which lists the petition candidates and describes their platform, namely; allowing alumni to vote on issues whether they are in Hanover or not, putting to a vote the restoration of a second trustee term, budget transparency, preservation of the current trustee voting regulations, extending petitioners’ rights to write in College publications, and support of Dartmouth’s traditional superlative undergraduate focus.

To me, the most important of these are the trustee voting regulations and the institutional orientation of Dartmouth, which obviously has a natural niche in excellent undergraduate education.

The other slate of candidates is listed here, though no stances or statements are given.


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