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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!
Jack D'Aurizio's user avatar
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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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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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53 votes

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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53 votes

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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48 votes

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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43 votes

2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations guys. It's awesome to see you working. Thanks to the outgoing moderator
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39 votes

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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37 votes

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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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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36 votes
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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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32 votes

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?
Alexander Gruber's user avatar
29 votes

2017 Moderator Election: Nominating another user to consider running for a moderation slot.

Accepted nomination. Well, I'll jump at the opportunity to nominate, specifically quid as a candidate in the upcoming 2017 election. I've been waiting for this opportunity to do so. quid has, ...
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29 votes

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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28 votes

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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2021 Moderator Election Q&A – Question Collection

Do you agree with the enforcement of quality standards? Do you think more or less is needed? What are your reasons? The linked meta announcement is a recent attempt to deal with the repeated ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Unless this question has already taken its rightful place among the default ones: Have you ever been suspended from this site or another StackExchange site? If so, please provide a description of ...
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2020 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

MSE seems to, in practice, fulfill dual purposes: to be a repository of mathematical knowledge in a Q&A format, and a place for people to get specialist, individual help with mathematics. Often ...
Theo Bendit's user avatar
21 votes

2020 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

This question is inspired by this meta question. The CURED chatroom (formerly CRUDE) is extremely active and plays a large role in closing and deleting questions and answers. Are you aware of this ...
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2020 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

TheSimpliFire (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 - Question Collection

MSE generates a deluge of questions every day, a fair portion of which are "problem statement questions" or "PSQs". These are the kinds of questions that might be copied verbatim from a textbook and ...
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