Trustees meet for last time as 25-member board

Thursday, June 20, 2013
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At its two-day meeting preceding the start of the General Assembly in Louisville, Ky., the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees said farewell to more than two-thirds of…

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Board to review Fifth Principle Task Force report

Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Board of Trustees meeting (©Nancy Pierce)

After the close of the Justice General Assembly, the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees met Monday for a half-day meeting to reflect on last week’s events and…

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Board asks president to resubmit report, defining metrics

Thursday, June 21, 2012
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At its June 19 meeting in Phoenix, the Unitarian Universalist Association’s Board of Trustees sent back a Monitoring Report by the UUA administration and asked the administration to…

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Resignations accompany planning for 2012 GA

Monday, July 11, 2011

Michelle Deakin reports today that the UUA Board of Trustees, the General Assembly Planning Committee, the board-appointed GA 2012 Accountability Group, and the UUA administration continue trying to…

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Moderator’s report: ‘All of us working together’

Sunday, June 26, 2011

“We have a very clear vision of Unitarian Universalism,” said UUA Moderator Gini Courter, “and it comes up from the people.” Courter was delivering her eighth report as…

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Assembly reduces length of Nominating Committee terms

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Delegates to the Unitarian Universalist Association General Assembly voted Saturday to change the terms of the Nominating Committee from one six-year term to two three-year terms. The motion…

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Delegates reduce size of UUA board

Saturday, June 25, 2011

General Assembly delegates voted today to reduce the size of the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees from 26 members to 14. The bylaw amendment also ends the…

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A ‘rainbow board’: Invitation to UUA leadership

Saturday, June 25, 2011

UUA Leadership Opportunities from UU World on Vimeo. In this segment I spoke to John Hawkins, UUA trustee from the Metro NY District, about Unitarian Universalist Association leadership…

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Board members urge ‘yes’ votes for bylaw amendments

Saturday, June 25, 2011

The Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees delivered its report to the General Assembly on Saturday morning, updating delegates on its yearlong efforts to improve linakage with congregations…

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Talking about bricks and mortar

Friday, June 24, 2011

In the 21st century, what’s a congregation? A gathering of people in a brick and mortar building? What about communities that gather using online communication tools such as…

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Board seeks input on 2012 Justice GA

Friday, June 24, 2011

The Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees held a workshop Friday afternoon inviting people to share their concerns and ideas for the 2012 Justice General Assembly in Phoenix,…

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Amendment to board restructuring bylaw passes in Mini-Assembly

Thursday, June 23, 2011

A vocal group of delegates to the Unitarian Universalist Association General Assembly met in a Mini-Assembly Thursday afternoon to discuss a proposed bylaw amendment that would shrink the…

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In Charlotte, Board looks ahead to Phoenix GA

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

In its second day of meetings prior to the opening of the 2011 General Assembly in Charlotte, N.C., the Unitarian Universalist Association’s Board of Trustees devoted  considerable time…

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Trustees prepare to make case for smaller board

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

The Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees met in Charlotte, N.C., today for the first of two days of meetings before the start of the 2011 General Assembly….

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Board meeting: Significant changes ahead for GA resolutions

Monday, June 28, 2010

The UUA board held its traditional post-General Assembly meeting on Monday morning, June 28. They conducted an informal evaluation of the board’s General Assembly workshops; discussed the possibility…

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Board report: UUA governance ‘ready for transformation’

Saturday, June 26, 2010

The UUA board reported on its activities this past year at the Saturday morning plenary. Four at-large trustees, including Charlie King, a member of the First Unitarian Congregational…

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Congregational presidents consider UUA changes

Thursday, June 24, 2010

UUA Moderator Gini Courter and the Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Association, met with several hundred congregational presidents Thursday afternoon to share information about changes within the…

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UUA board, president seek common ground on Ariz.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

The pre-GA meeting of the UUA Board of Trustees in Minneapolis started off with a tense and sometimes emotional discussion about the nature of the relationship between the…

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Trustees start awkwardly, but seek common vision

Monday, June 29, 2009

After a mid-morning break, the UUA Board of Trustees—which is meeting for the first time with newly-elected UUA President Peter Morales—acknowledged that they started awkwardly this morning. “We…

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Board welcomes Morales, asks about new relationship

Monday, June 29, 2009

After each trustee briefly introduced himself or herself at this morning Board of Trustees meeting in Salt Lake City, UUA Moderator Gini Courter said, “I don’t know if…

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