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Date: March 4, 2004 (04-28)

Montgomery College Seeks New Student Board Member 

Montgomery College is now accepting applications from Montgomery College students interested in serving a one-year term on the College Board of Trustees from July 1, 2004 to June 30, 2005.  An independent citizens nominating committee, which is not a part of the College, will evaluate the applications of those who choose to apply.

Applicants must have successfully completed at least 18 credit hours at Montgomery College and possess a cumulative grade point average and a current semester grade point average of at least 2.0.  All Trustees serve without salary.

At the time of appointment and during the term of office, the student must be a Montgomery County resident who is enrolled in at least six credit hours of course work at Montgomery College. Employees of Montgomery College are not eligible for appointment to the position.

The position involves an extensive time commitment above and beyond the regular Board meetings. Applicants must attend an orientation session before interviews take place.

To apply, transmit by e-mail a letter of intent, resume, and other supporting documentation, including a telephone number and an e-mail address, to Dr. Robert C. Maddox, Chairman of the Nominating Committee, at  All applications must be received by 5 p.m., Friday, April 2, 2004.  Applications may not be accepted at the College.  Additional information about the nominating process, as well as help with the electronic transmission of information, is available from Ms. Arlean Graham at Montgomery College Board of Trustees Office at 240-567-5272 or Dr. Maddox at 301-365-9051 or

Montgomery College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering a diverse academic community among its student body, faculty, and staff.

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Montgomery College is a public, open admissions community college with campuses in Germantown, Rockville, and Takoma Park, plus workforce development and continuing education centers in Gaithersburg, Wheaton and  Silver Spring. The College serves nearly 50,000 students a year, through both credit and non-credit programs, in more than 100 areas of study.