From the 2016 Denver Annual Meeting
Newly elected president Roderick Ferguson awards the 2016 Angela Y. Davis Prize to Steven Salaita.
From the 2016 Denver Annual Meeting

Voting in the ASA Election is now completed. The following members have been elected to three-year terms that shall last from July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2020.  The Council extends its appreciation to all those who agreed to run for office, congratulates the new leaders of the Association, and wishes them success in their undertakings over the next three years. 



Roderick Ferguson, University of Illinois, Chicago



Alyosha Goldstein, University of New Mexico

LaMonda Horton-Stallings, University of Maryland, College Park

Lisa Thompson, University of Texas, Austin

Deborah Vargas, University of California, Riverside


Contingent Councilor

Laura Sachiko Fugikawa, Smith College


International Councilor 

Rinaldo Walcott, University of Toronto, Canada


Student Councilor

Nick Estes, University of New Mexico

Nominating Committee

Sandra Ruiz, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

C. Riley Snorton, Cornell University


Officers Completing Service

The Council also extends its gratitude to those who are completing their term of service. The councilors and nominating committee members whose terms expire on June 30, 2017 include:


Jodi Byrd, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Laura Briggs, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 

Genevieve Clutario, student councilor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Christina Hanhardt, University of Maryland, College Park

Natalie Havlin, secondary schools councilor, La Guardia Community College, CUNY

Hsinya Huang, international councilor, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Wendy Kozol, Oberlin College

David Roediger, past-president, University of Kansas


Nominating Committee

Jodi Kim, University of California, Riverside 

Shana Redmond, University of Southern California

Posted for ASA Office in Member News
Post date: March 3, 2017

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