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Recent News

Urgent Action Needed - RVC 7 Candidate Petitions for Mensa Election

In order to get on the ballot for American Mensa's election this year, an RVC candidate needs 100 petition signatures by Feb 1; all other candidates need 250 signatures by that date. Few candidates at any level currently have the required signatures.

PLEASE SIGN CANDIDATE PETITIONS NOW https://www.us.mensa.org/lead/amc/elections/2017-board-election/candidate-information/ (You will need to log in; remember to click 'Forgot my password' in you haven't logged in since the software update in Nov.)

Current RVC 7 Greg Kontz recommends you sign all petitions you are eligible to sign -- including both RVC 7 petitions -- so we have a large, strong slate sharing their ideas for our organization! Signing does NOT commit you to voting for the candidate; it just helps that candidate get on the ballot.

You can sign the petition to add Greg Kontz to the ballot at us.mensa.org/petition?id=123 and sign the petition to add Richard Olcott to the ballot at us.mensa.org/petition?id=135.


Jan/Feb Prairie Dawg Delay

The Jan/Feb Prairie Dawg will be delayed due to unforeseen events; probably at least a week. It is available now online under the Prairie Dawg link.


Mensa Canada Celebrates 50 Years

Our friends in Canada have shared that the year 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Confederation and the 50th anniversary of Mensa Canada. As such, Mensa Canada will be holding their Annual Gathering in Canada's Capital, Ottawa.

The Ottawa Mensan community is anxiously awaiting the opportunity to host you in their beautiful city on June 2-4, 2017. The Mensa Canada AG site is now live: ag2017.mensacanada.org. For information about the many activities in Ottawa for Canada's 150th anniversary, consult http://www.ottawa2017.ca/


Mensa Scholarship Contest Volunteers Needed

The Mensa scholarship contest is underway and we need essay readers and graders. Please view this document for more details and contact information.


Mensa Election 2016

Congratulations to the new ExComm!

Their terms begin January 1, 2017. As there was only one candidate in each race, the slate of officers as published in the Sept/Oct Prairie Dawg are elected by action of by-laws and there will be no balloting this year.


ND Mensa awarded Jewel at 2016 AG

For the second year in a row, ND Mensa was awarded an AML Sapphire Jewel for Class V 2015-16 at the AG. Congratulations to all the 2016 Jewel Winners.

Jewel Awards are awarded for Local Group points earned for participation in Mensa during the year, based on several indicators. Local Groups are split into five classes based on membership numbers. The LG with the highest overall point total in each class is awarded the Diamond Award.

Congratulations to Chelsey Olauson and Addison Magill!

Chelsey won a Karen Cooper Memorial Scholarship and Addison won the North Dakota Mensa Scholarship in the 2016 Mensa Foundation Scholarship competition.

Chelsey is from Valley City will be attending Valley City State, majoring in Fisheries & Wildlife. Addison is from Verona and will be majoring in Animal Science at South Dakota State.

We wish them all the best for their very bright futures!

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Last Updated on 17 January 2017
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