The Student Chapter of the American Library Association (SCALA) is calling for nominations for the following positions:

President (Replacement of Outgoing Officer)
Treasurer (Replacement of Outgoing Officer)
Events Coordinator (Newly-created Position)

*Submit all nominations to Dr. Cecilia L. Salvatore, SCALA Faculty Sponsor, at

Nominations will be accepted through March 30th, 2009.  Students may nominate themselves.  Below is a description of the responsibilities of each these positions:


-Shall preside over all meetings in Kansas

-Shall hold organizational meetings (formal or informal) at least once a month

-Shall act as the official host and representative of this organization in campus  functions

-Shall be responsible for implementing legislation enacted by the organization

-Shall be responsible, with the consultation of the Executive Council, to see that this constitution is adhered to

-Shall have the power to call emergency meetings as necessary

-Shall turn in an officer update sheet and other updated information to Associated Student Government Senate Operation Committee Chair after each election

-Shall provide information about SCALA at SLIM New Student Orientation


-Shall keep a record of the finances of the organization

-Shall give a financial report at each meeting

-Shall be responsible for coordinating one fundraising activity per year

-Shall be responsible for dispersal of funds with the approval of the Executive Council

-Shall be responsible for completing ASG allocation process

-Shall manage the SCALA account held at a financial institution in Kansas, and must therefore reside in Kansas

Events Coordinator:

-Shall promote social interaction and fellowship among all SLIM students

-Shall coordinate and try to be present at all social events

For questions or further information about the upcoming election and/or SCALA, please contact the following officers:

Lily Morgan (Interim President) –
Shanna Smith (Interim Vice President) –
Jennifer Cook (Treasurer) –
Brian Moss (Information Officer) –
Kelly Fann (Vice President, Overland Park Cohort)-

Cecilia Salvatore (faculty sponsor) –


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