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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Theoretical Computer Science's 3rd moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied, and the new moderator is: He'll be joining the existing crew shortly — please thank him for ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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2018 Community Moderator Election

The 2018 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

After successful evaluation in our interest check, CSTheory has been scheduled for an election next week, June 25th. In connection with that, we will be holding a Q&A with the candidates. This ...
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2018 Potential Moderator Election Community Interest Check

Since the last election, the Community Team's noticed that the bulk of the flag handling's been mostly done by a single moderator. We have systems in place to remove inactive moderators, but since ...
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2017 Moderator Election has been cancelled

We regret to inform that due to insufficient nominating candidates, we are currently terminating the ongoing election here on Theoretical Computer Science Stack Exchange. Thank you to Bjørn Kjos-...
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2017 Moderator Election - We need more candidates!

In about 3 hours, the nomination phase of the moderator elections is scheduled to end. However, in order for the election to proceed, it is necessary to have at least one more candidate running than ...
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Election page sends us to nirvana instead of meta

The election page is suppposed to send us here to Meta, but the link is bad: https://cstheory.meta.com/tags/election
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2017 Community Moderator Election

The 2017 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

CSTheory is scheduled for an election next week, September 25th. In connection with that, we will be holding a Q&A with the candidates. This will be an opportunity for members of the community to ...
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2014 Community Moderator Election Results

Theoretical Computer Science's second moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied, and the two new moderators are: They'll be joining the existing crew shortly — please ...
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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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Who would you like to become the new moderators?

If it was up to you who would like to become the new moderators? The goal of this post is to motivate people who we think will be good moderators to nominate themselves. Feel free to up-vote and ...
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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

In connection with the moderator elections, we will be holding a Q&A with the candidates. This will be an opportunity for members of the community to pose questions to the candidates on the topic ...
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2014 Community Moderator Election

The 2014 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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Ethical concerns about OpenSTV binaries for download

I found that the binaries of the OpenSTV program for Windows and Mac are available on the election page. Thanks for allowing us to check the result from the available data. However, on their website,...
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Election results ?

Looks like the election is over ! I tried downloading the recommended software and figuring out the results, but it had so many options and flags that it confused me, so I have no idea. Do we know ...
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Oddities in the election system message

I am not sure if moderators can change the system message calling for voting, but if possible, please consider changing the current message: Cast your final vote in the Theoretical Computer Science ...
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"Your votes are too old to be changed"

Yesterday I've casted my 1st choice vote. Today I was about to cast my 2nd choice vote, but the system doesn't allow me to do so and says "Your votes are too old to be changed". This is weird. Of ...
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[Informational] The Way Voting Works

This is not really a question, but an informational message. Stack Exchange (SE) uses a method of election called Single Transferable Votes (STV). AFAIK, this mechanism is recently incorporated into ...
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Nomination statement is grayed out after re-nomination

According to Lev Reyzin, he nominated himself as a moderator, canceled the nomination, and re-nominated himself (see the comment here). On the election page, his statement is grayed out, and there is ...
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How Long Are Moderator Terms?

Does anyone know how often elections are held; how often moderators are re-elected?
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2011 Moderator Elections - Town Hall Chat: 7pm UTC on the 30th

In connection with the moderator elections, we will be holding a Town Hall Chat session with the candidates. This will be an opportunity for members of the community to pose questions to the ...
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Information on the moderator candidates

Yi Jiang has put together a nice site that use the Stack Overflow API to display information on the moderator candidates. Click here to see all the information. The information presented is: What ...
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Questions for candidates in 2011 community moderator election

First of all, if you have not seen the Moderator Election Page, please follow the link to see all the nominations and their intros. In the same spirit as mathSE in the 2010 election, I think it is a ...
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2011 Community Moderator Election

The 2011 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...