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2017 Election Results: Congratulations to the new moderators!

I am very happy to have succeeded in joining the current team of moderators. I am very grateful towards anyone that has supported me and I wish to carry on a good job as a moderator. Love you all!
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2017 Election Results: Congratulations to the new moderators!

I want to use this opportunity to give my personal thanks to @arjafi. He leaves a huge void in the moderator team. Filling it up will take a long while and requires growth and learning from both the ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

quid Have you ever been suspended from this site or another StackExchange site? If so, please provide a description of the situation that led to the suspension, and how you have reacted to it. ...
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2021 Election Results: Congratulations to our new moderators!

Thanks to everyone for participating in the elections irrespective of their votes. I am humbled by your support and I think your trust will be a key asset in my role as a moderator. Congratulations to ...
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2014 Nominations for moderator on Math.SE

Accepted I nominate Daniel Fischer. He is very active, above conflicts, and is quite patient in explaining how things are with the newbies. I have every confidence, based on what I have seen, ...
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2020 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Paramanand Singh My Nomination Regarding actions by moderators, do you think that MathSE is (over/under)moderated? If so, can you elaborate on which aspects, why, and what would be your suggestions ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Asaf Karagila Many moderator duties concern the removal of low quality content. Aside from this, what will you do to facilitate the creation of high quality content? I think that high ...
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2021 Election Results: Congratulations to our new moderators!

I guess I'll also write an answer :P Thank you to the community, especially those who have contributed to asking questions and voting during the election process! Very looking forward to join the ...
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2020 Election Results: Congratulations to our new moderator!

Well... this is a surprise. I am humbled and honored. Many thanks to the community—I shall endeavor to do my job well. Also profound thanks to the to the current set of moderators, who made this ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Aloizio Macedo Many moderator duties concern the removal of low quality content. Aside from this, what will you do to facilitate the creation of high quality content? To be honest, I do not ...
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It is ridiculous that people like me can nominate

You're right - this election is looking a bit ridiculous right now. Not that I don't believe most of the candidates are sincere in their desire to help... But this site has over 4 years of history, ...
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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Daniel Fischer's user profile and nomination. How would you deal with a user who produced a steady stream of valuable answers, but tends to generate a large number of arguments/flags from comments? ...
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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations guys. It's awesome to see you working. Thanks to the outgoing moderator
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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Here is a set of general questions, gathered as very common questions asked every election. As mentioned in the instructions, the first two questions are guaranteed to show up in the Q&A, while ...
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The unofficial 2021 elections nomination post

In the last election, Paramanand Singh missed out in a closely fought race with Xander Henderson. For sure, if they are available, they should be contesting this time. That's because one can see their ...
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2014 Nominations for moderator on Math.SE

The user has declined. I nominate Martin Sleziak. He is very active, not only but also on meta, and takes upon himself various somewhat thankless tasks, like retagging and editing numerous ...
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How does the voting in the election work?

How does voting work? You can rank any number of candidates. You select a first choice, a second choice, a third choice, etc. (It is possible to only make a first or a only a first and second choice.) ...
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Low voter turnout in elections

I think the main reason for the perhaps low-seeming voter count is that most users are not very interested in meta matters like elections. I thought so back in 2017 and I still agree with what I wrote ...
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Some lessons to learn from the 2017 elections

Most people are here just for the mathematics and choosing moderators is a meta issue. Moderators are people who promise to help keep the site running, and even their very existence is somewhat ...
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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Since the meta site is a completely different website, where policy issues are handled, how versed are you in the meta site? If you're not posting many questions or answers there, do you at least ...
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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Have you ever been suspended? If so, provide particulars, including when, why, and for how long.
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Jack D'Aurizio Have you ever been suspended from this site or another StackExchange site? If so, please provide a description of the situation that led to the suspension, and how you have ...
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Some lessons to learn from the 2017 elections

re 2, as a non-regular occasional visitor, I struggled in choosing my 3rd vote, I think people who are not actively checking meta or other posts in the main site might have had similarly hard time in ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Many moderator duties concern the removal of low quality content. Aside from this, what will you do to facilitate the creation of high quality content?
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The unofficial 2018 elections nomination post

I nominate Zachary Selk. While he didn't quite win the last time, I think he would make a good moderator, and I hope that the last few months didn't dissuade him from trying again. Also relevant, ...
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The unofficial 2020 elections nomination thread

I nominate joriki. He is a long-time user of math.se and participates regularly in meta. I find his posts and comments to be polite and measured, even when expressing disagreement. Here are two of his ...
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