METHUEN – Democrats in Methuen will hold a caucus Saturday Feb. 23 to elect delegates to the Massachusetts Democratic Party’s 2013 Platform Convention. The caucus begins at 10 a.m. at Methuen City Hall 41 Pleasant St.
All registered Democrats in Methuen are eligible to participate.
“At our 2013 convention, the delegates selected by Methuen Democrats will debate and adopt our platform for the next four years, catch up and network with other organizers around the Commonwealth and hear from some exciting future leaders of our party,” said Massachusetts Democratic Party Chair John Walsh.
The Methuen Democratic Caucus will elect 24 delegates and 4 alternates to the 2013 Massachusetts Democratic Convention. Delegates will be divided equally between men and women. Those not elected as Delegate and/or Alternate, who meet the qualifications, may apply to be add-on delegates in the following categories: youth, minority, and disabled.
NECC almuni director receives leadership award
North Andover resident Lindsey Mayo, director of alumni relations at Northern Essex Community College, was recently honored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) for her leadership experience.
CASE’s annual Distinguished Service and Recognition Awards Reception, was held on Wednesday, Jan. 30, at the Westin Copley Place in Boston.
Mayo, a graduate of North Andover High School, received the Rising Star Award which recognizes the accomplishments of new advancement professionals whose early success promises future leadership and achievement.
She has served as director of alumni relations in the institutional advancement office at Northern Essex since December 2011. She oversees all alumni events, activities, and volunteers including the NECC Alumni Association Advisory Board. Mayo also works with NECC students through the college’s phonathon program, as well as serving as the college representative for several state and national scholarships.
GLTS new student acceptance lettersto be mailed March 1
ANDOVER - Students who forwarded their applications the Greater Lawrence Technical School by Feb. 1 can expect to receive notification on acceptance after March 5.