CALA 2008 Election - Call for Nominations

Dear CALA Members:

On behalf of the 2007-08 CALA Nominating Committee, I like to bring to your attention to the 2008 CALA election. CALA is a dynamic organization which needs the involvement of its members. We would like to encourage you all to participate in this important process. These are the vacant positions this year:

Vice President/President Elect for 2009-2010
Treasurer 2008-2010
Five board of directors (here is the newly revised section in our bylaws):

According to CALA Bylaws, Article VII, Section 2, "The number of nominees shall be between five and ten. ...The Committee shall seek the consent of each nominee prior to submission of the list. All nominees must be personal members in good standing with a record of participation in the activities and functions at various levels of the Association. All nominees are invited to attend the Board meetings.... Additional nominations can be made by a petition signed by ten or more members with voting rights. The petition shall be sent to the chairperson of the Nominating Committee along with a written consent of the nominees at least sixty days before the voting deadline."

Please send your nomination in by OCTOBER 21 to any member of the Nominating Committee. Thank you!

Haipeng Li haipeng.li@oberlin.edu, Chair
Kuei Chiu kchiu@ucr.edu,
Maria Fung m.fung@BrooklynPublicLibrary.org,
Fang Gu Guf@library.csus.edu,
Hanrong Wang hwang@jsu.edu,
Hweifen Weng hwengtwu@yahoo.com,
Chwang Chia Yang cyan@loc.gov,
Haiwang Yuan haiwang.yuan@wku.edu