23 March 37 Seek 2016-17 International Officer Positions March 23, 2016By Erin Cogswell General blog, International Officers, NerdNation 0 Tweet NerdNation 2016 attendees will elect 2016-2017 International Officers when they gather in National Harbor, Maryland, April 7-9, and 37 Phi Theta Kappa members are vying for the five positions. An International President and International Vice Presidents for each of the Society’s four divisions will be elected. These are the highest positions of leadership for students in Phi Theta Kappa. Learn more about serving as an International Officer. Candidates will participate in a live Candidate Caucus on Thursday, April 7, at 3 p.m., and they will participate in a Political Rally April 7 at 9 p.m. Voting delegates — one member from each chapter attending NerdNation 2016 — will then vote online in the primary election. The 10 Candidate Finalists — two for each position — will be announced live during the Second General Session on Friday, April 8, at 10 a.m. Each of the finalists will receive a $500 International Officer Finalist Award, provided by the Oberndorf Family Foundation, for making it to the final round. Candidate finalists will return to the stage during the Third General Session on Friday afternoon to deliver speeches on the 2016/2017 Honors Study Topic, How the World Works: Global Perspectives. Voting delegates will again vote online, and the 2016-2017 International Officer Team will be named during the Hallmark Awards Gala on Saturday, April 9. Meet the candidates: International President International Vice President, Division I International Vice President, Division II International Vice President, Division III International Vice President, Division IV Related Posts Meet the International Officer, ACA, and Board Candidates Meet the International Officer, ACA Candidates WE ARE PTK: 2018-2019 International Officers 5 Tips for International Officer Candidates Meet the 2016-2017 International Officers 3 Ways You’ll Benefit from Seeking International Office Comments are closed.