The NASW membership (business) meeting is open to all current NASW members.
After a few short items of business, the majority of the meeting will be dedicated to discussion of the two amendments being voted on.** To facilitate the discussion, those who wish to contribute will be asked to limit their comments to a maximum of 30 seconds. A volunteer will be present to keep time. In the lead up to the meeting, please make use of NASW's online discussion groups for more extensive commentary and discussion.
A light continental breakfast and coffee will be served.
NASW Business Meeting
Saturday, October 13
Grand Ballroom of the
800 21st St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20052
7:30 Call to Order
-Welcome and update from incoming president Siri Carpenter
-Presentation of the Diane McGurgan Service Award
-Presentation to outgoing ScienceWriters editor Lynne Friedmann
-Introduction of NASW's new Print and Digital Editor and Social Media Engagement Editor
-Open Discussion of two outstanding amendments
8:15 End (Plenary begins at 8:30 across the street)
** If you are an NASW member and cannot attend the meeting, read this article for instructions on how to access the online proxy before Oct 13.
- Saturday, October 13th, 7:30 am to 8:15 amAdd to Calendar
- Marvin Center, Grand Ballroom