Category: MES News

Membership Handbook Updates

All The Membership Handbook was recently updated and published. You may find it online here: Significant changes have been made to the following sections: == Updated the Code of Conduct, Page 19. – Wording and changed based on Board approved recommendations made by the office of the aNC Arbitration....

ANST Education All-Call

Hello MES! I am opening up the all call period for ANST: Education. This position will assist me in parsing through old documents on the MES site to determine viability, will work with the rest of my staff in developing and implementing educational/training materials for players and STs, and...

Social Media Policy Update

Hello MES, The following is an update to the Social Media Policy.  This update iseffective immediately and is not retroactive.  This change will bereflected in the Membership Handbook update due out before the end of theyear. Social Media Policyhttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1pbtRxqpCg_PlLjG4coEfxZgW2ZK3T9-r_DEZ49uqSmE/edit?usp=sharing Please direct questions to board@mindseyesociety.org.  Any discussionshould be taken off this...

Zero Tolerance Policy and Do Not Renew Policy

FORWARDED ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORSPLEASE SHARE WITH LOCAL LISTS AND MEMBERS Members of the MES, Based on recommendations by the National Coordinators office, we haveupdated the Zero Tolerance Policy.  I would like to thank Kay and themembers of her office, as well as the current Chapter...

Education Q&A

Members, We are attempting a new format for education in the MES.  In the past, we wrote guides that were based on our ideas of what was needed.  Those efforts produced a great library of resources, and we are very grateful for the work that went into them.  However,...

Approvals

Following National’s direction “Good afternoon: We have noticed the disturbing trend of applications reaching Top with no comments from the VST, DST, or RST. Part of the job of the ST Chain is to properly vet applications before approving an item. If there are no comments made on an...

Mind’s Eye Society Expulsions

The Mind’s Eye Society Board of Directors recently elected to expel a member who, on their public facebook wall and on the National Coordinator’s public page, voiced messages of intolerance toward members of our LGBTQ community. All members are ambassadors for our club, doubly so when they are officers....

Holiday Charities – Regional Prestige Matching!

For the holiday season, regional is offering prestige-matching for any domain-level seasonal giving charities. That’s right! If your local domain is doing any type of seasonal giving charity, such as food donation, winter garments, holiday gifts, shelter volunteering, or similar, if you send a copy of your receipt or...

MES National Discord Server is Live!

Greetings, fellow MES Members! Tonight, I’ve got some great news for you.  The MES National Discord Server is now live and open for business!  In order to answer some of the most immediate questions: *What will the MES National Discord Server be used for?* The MES National Discord Server...

Calling All Artists – 2019 Convention Season Artwork Submissions

Hello, all, The theme for the 2019 Convention Season is *Repercussions*. Now that we have a theme, we need a design for said theme. Rather than rely on ourselves to come up with it, we’ve decided to open it up to the membership in two phases. 1. Artists, start...