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Every vote counts!
The election polls are opening on 4 September and will remain open until 4 October at 11:59pm Eastern Daylight Time. The election is being conducted by a third-party vendor called Survey and Ballot Systems (SBS). Click here to review some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the voting process.
Who’s eligible to vote?
All regular and student members who joined or renewed their membership by 1 July 2012 are eligible to vote for this year’s election of AGU leaders.
How can I check my member record in the AGU database?
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or log in to view your profile information at http://members.agu.org. If you’d like to find out which groups you are a member of, you can click the “Sections/Focus Groups” link.
How do I vote?
The election will be held electronically and all members must have a valid email address on file at AGU to receive login credentials from the election vendor. A test email was sent from vendor (@directvote.net) on 22 August. If you did not receive it, please check your junk mail folder first, then send an email to email@example.com. More information is provided in the FAQs.
Login credentials will be emailed from the vendor on 4 or 5 September. Emails are spaced out over two days. Please watch your in-box.
When will I know who won?
Election results will be announced in mid-October, and newly-elected leaders will take office on 1 January 2013 and serve for 2 years.
What if I have more questions?
For technical issues when the polls are open, please contact the election vendor by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 952-974-2339 (available Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm Central, excluding holidays).
For membership questions, including your eligibility to vote, please contact AGU Member Services by emailing email@example.com.
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