Staff Senate Nominations Sought

Nominations for 2018 Arkansas Tech University Staff Senate elections will be accepted through 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 19.

To nominate an eligible staff member who has indicated a willingness to serve, members of the campus community may submit the nominee’s name and the functional area they would represent to Tammy Guarino, ATU Staff Senate president, at

Elections will take place Oct. 22-26. Electronic voting will be available through Blackboard. Paper ballots will be available in Browning Hall room 203.

Open positions include two senator-at-large spots as well as opportunities to represent the following functional areas:

  • Registrar/Admissions/Advising Center
  • Alumni/Advancement/Athletics/President’s Office
  • Academic Affairs
  • Student Affairs
  • Facilities Management (two positions)

Full-time employees in non-supervisory roles are eligible for service on the ATU Staff Senate.

The following positions are not eligible to vote or serve:

  • Part-time employees
  • Vice presidents/members of executive council
  • Deans, Associate or Assistant Deans
  • Department heads, supervisors or those acting in that capacity

Send e-mail to or call (479) 968-0345 for more information.