UCSC Alumni Regent sought

If you'd like to help shape the future of the University of California, now is your chance.

UC Santa Cruz alumni are being sought to fill a spot as a voting member of the UC Board of Regents.

These alumni regents are selected for two-year terms on a rotating basis from the system's 10 campuses. The successful applicant will be the fourth UC SC alum to represent the campus on the Board of Regents.

The first year, the appointee will serve as an alumni regent designate and secretary of the Alumni Association of the University of California (AAUC ).

The second year, the regent will serve as president of the AAUC and become a full voting member of the Board of Regents.

Deadline to apply is July 1, 2011.

For information or to get an application, email Carolyn Christopherson, executive director of UC SC Alumni Association, or visit ucsc.edu/alumni-regents.