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In the News (Tue 22 Jul 14)

  
  Mensa
Mensa is an international society free from all racial, political or religious distinctions.
Mensa is a round table society where race, beliefs, gender, age, sexual orientation, wealth, national origin or social and educational background are irrelevant.
Membership in Mensa is open to people who have attained a score within the top 2% percent of the population on an approved IQ test that has been properly administered and supervised.
www.mensa.org.nz   (78 words)

  
  Mensa International   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mensa is an organization for people with high IQs (see the organization's website at Mensa International).
Mensa International has over 100,000 members, with over 40,000 in the United States alone.
Mensa has three stated purposes: to identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity; to encourage research in the nature, characteristics, and uses of intelligence; and to promote stimulating intellectual and social opportunities for its members.
bopedia.com /en/wikipedia/m/me/mensa_international.html   (292 words)

  
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Mensa's purposes are to identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity; to encourage research in the nature, characteristics, and uses of intelligence; and to provide a stimulating intellectual and social environment for its members.
The international elected officers shall be the International Chairman, the International Director-Administration, the International Director-Development, and the International Treasurer.
The International Treasurer shall act as chief financial officer of international Mensa, cause proper financial records to be made and kept; have responsibility for the preparation and submission to the Board of a detailed annual budget; and perform such other duties as may be assigned.
felix.unife.it /Root/d-Mensa-files/t-Mensa-constitution   (3148 words)

  
 Mensa International - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mensa International is the largest, oldest, and most well-known high IQ society in the world.
Mensa is the Italian word for cafeteria, as well as the German word for a canteen at a university or a school.
Mensa's only requirement for membership is a measured intelligence level in the upper two percent of the population.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mensa_International   (1491 words)

  
 Welcome to Mensa Israel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
MENSA is aninternational society of intellectual exceptionality composed of national Mensas,designated as Mensa ….
MENSA ISRAEL is the national chapter of MENSA INTERNATIONAL within thegeopolitical borders of the Republic of Israel.
It is recognized that Mensa's purposes are to provide astimulating intellectual and social environment for its members; to encourageresearch, development and practical applications in the nature, characteristicsand uses of intelligence; and to identify, foster and   optimise humanintelligence for the good of humanity.
www.mensa.org.il /index.asp?content=ConstitutionMI&Double=1   (4035 words)

  
 Home Page : MENSA TAIWAN
We are a group composed of MENSA local and Int'l members who come from diverse countries in the world and are now working in Taiwan.
The society welcomes people from every walk of life whose IQ is in the top 2% of the population, with the objective of enjoying each other's company and participating in a wide range of social and cultural activities.
Mensa has professors and truck drivers, scientists and firefighters, computer programmers and farmers, artists, military people, musicians, laborers, police officers, glassblowers - you name it.
www.geocities.com /mensa_tw   (408 words)

  
 מנסה ישראל - Mensa Israel - דף הבית
Mensa is a non-profit, non-political and non-partisan organization meant to provide a fertile ground for the exchange of ideas among people.
Mensa has tens of thousands of members in close to one hundred countries worldwide and holds regular activities that include discussions and fun in friendly, non-political and non-discriminating environments.
Any resident of Israel whose IQ is in the top 2% of the population is welcome to join Mensa Israel.
mensa.org.il   (111 words)

  
 Mensa International - Mpedia
Mensa International is the global entity of Mensa, descended from the original club that was founded in England in 1946.
A major function of Mensa International is to approve the official status of national Mensa organizations in different countries.
National Mensas have nearly complete autonomy within their countries, and can set the level of dues as they wish, with a percentage sent to Mensa International.
mpedia.dan.info /index.php?title=Mensa_International   (236 words)

  
 Mensa Sverige   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The requirements to become a member of Mensa is to perform a result amongst the top two per cent of the population on a standardized intelligence test.
Mensa Sweden is a non-profit society connected to Mensa International.
Mensa Sweden is a forum for intellectual exchange between members through local, national and international discussions and lectures.
www.mensa.se /english   (468 words)

  
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Mensa's purposes are to identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity; to encourage research in the nature, characteristics and uses of intelligence; and, to provide a stimulating intellectual and social environment for its members.
The international elected officers sh all be the International Chairman, the International Director-Administration, the International Director-Development and the International Treasurer.
\par \tab 5.\tab The International Treasu rer shall act as chief financial officer of international Mensa; cause proper financial records to be made and kept; have responsibility for the preparation and submission to the Board of a detailed annual budget; and perform such other duties as may be a ssigned.
www.mensa.com.br /arquivos/ConstituitionMensa.doc   (2987 words)

  
 Central Indiana Mensa, based in Indianapolis
Mensa is for those who rejoice in the exercise of the mind.
Mensa is an international society that has one - and only one - unique qualification for membership: you must score in the top 2% of the population on a standardized IQ test.
Officially, Mensa's stated purposes are "to identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity; to encourage research in the nature, characteristics and uses of intelligence; and to provide a stimulating intellectual and social environment for its members."
centralindiana.us.mensa.org   (247 words)

  
 Mensa Srbije - About
Mensa Serbia is a part of Mensa International (with headquarters in London), and has the right to use the name and the logo of this international organisation.
Statute of Mensa Serbia is written and changed in accordance with votes of all members of the society, and Mensa International must approve the proposed text.
Mensa Serbia is the unique organisation for the whole territory of Serbia, and it appears as unique organisation in contacts with other national Mensas or with its home organisation, Mensa International.
www.mensa.org.yu /en/pocetna/about   (900 words)

  
 Gulf Coast Mensa
Mensa has three stated purposes: to identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity, to encourage research in the nature, characteristics and uses of intelligence, and to promote stimulating intellectual and social opportunities for its members.
Membership in Mensa is open to persons who have attained a score within the upper two percent of the general population on an approved intelligence test that has been properly administered and supervised.
Candidates for membership in Mensa must achieve a score at or above the 98th percentile (a score that is greater or equal than 98 percent of the general population taking the test) on a standard test of intelligence.
www.gcmensa.org /AboutUs.asp   (1224 words)

  
 What is Mensa? - British Mensa
Mensa was founded in England in 1946 by Roland Berrill, a barrister, and Dr Lance Ware, a scientist and lawyer.
The society welcomes people from every walk of life whose IQ is in the top two per cent of the population, with the objective of enjoying each other's company and participating in a wide range of social and cultural activities.
Mensa members come from all walks of life and almost every job and profession.
www.mensa.org.uk /mensa   (275 words)

  
 Old Constitution
Mensa is an international society, membership of which is open to persons who attain a score in an intelligence test higher than that of ninety-eight per cent of people in general.
Each national Mensa committee shall be responsible, in the country or the group of countries concerned, for: advertising Mensa; membership records; deciding the national component of the annual subscription; finance; research; publications; regional and other groups; annual and other gatherings of members; public relations; and other national Mensa affairs.
Each national Mensa committee shall be responsible to the members in the country or the group of countries concerned for the continuance of Mensa aims and tenets.
www.dcn.davis.ca.us /~sander/mensa/OldConst('67).html   (1304 words)

  
 European Mensas Annual Gathering 2008 Cologne
Mensa is an international federated society composed of national Mensas and Direct International Members.
Mensa's purposes are to encourage research into the nature, characteristics and uses of human intelligence, and to provide a stimulating intellectual and social environment for its members.
The aim is, in continuation of all successful annual gatherings in National Mensas, to establish a cross border network for people within the upper two percent of the general population on an intelligence test.
emag.mensa.de   (361 words)

  
 Main Page - Mensa Korea
Mensa Korea is a full National Mensa which reflects the diverse nature of both Mensa and Korea in its member body.
Its purposes are to identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity, encourage research into the nature, characteristics and uses of intelligence, and to provide a stimulating intellectual and social environment for its members.
Mensa is an international society with only one criterion for membership; a score on a standardized IQ test higher than that of 98 per cent of the general population.
www.mensakorea.or.kr   (212 words)

  
 Mensa Switzerland - The High IQ Society
Mensa is an international community of persons who have scored in the top 2% on a standardized IQ test.
Mensa members have only a high IQ in common, for the other they don't differ from the rest of mankind.
That's because in Mensa people meet in an atmosphere which is becoming serious only on rare occasions and leaves lot of space for brainwaves, discussions, and creativity.
www.mensa.ch /index.cgi?main:do=info   (1058 words)

  
 Mensa Process™ - Putting Brilliance to Work
Mensa was founded in England in 1946 as a society for exceptionally bright people.
While each Mensa member offers a sharp intellect, members are truly diverse, with professions ranging from physicians to farmers, mothers to marketers, scientists to scholars.
Mensa Process draws on a very select subset of these bright, curious, passionate Mensa members — those who are both creative and skilled in solving problems.
www.mensaprocess.com /MensaBG.html   (215 words)

  
 MENSA International: AboutIntelligence
Mensa was founded in the UK in 1946 by a barrister and a scientist/lawyer who wanted to create a society for “bright people” – it would welcome all people regardless of background; the only qualification for membership was a high IQ in the top 2% of the population.
Today, Mensa has the same goals, although it is now composed of 50 national groups with over 100,000 members, all under the umbrella organisation of Mensa International.
The name “mensa” comes from the Latin word for “table” and was intended to represent the round-table society of equals and race, color, creed, national origin, age, politics, educational or social background are irrelevant.
www.aboutintelligence.co.uk /mensa-international.html   (570 words)

  
 Frequently Asked Questions
Mensa is an international society open to anyone who scores in the top 2 per cent of the population on a supervised IQ test.
Mensa is ideally suited to provide such a peer group, which a child can join and within which she or he can grow up.
Mensa's International Constitution states that there is no lower age limit for membership of Mensa, nor is there any special children's category of membership, such as "Junior Member", or "Associate Member", (although the yearly membership fee for a student is lower), which is also a good confidence-builder.
mensa.org.au /?q=book/print/8   (6132 words)

  
 Mensa Canada - What is Mensa?
Mensa, also known as the International High-IQ Society is an organization for people who score in the top 2% in intelligence tests.
The word "Mensa" is simply Latin for "table", the idea being we are a round-table society where all members regardless of age, sex, race, beliefs or income are considered equals.
The Mensa Canada Society welcomes people from every walk of life whose IQ is in the top 2% of the population.
www.canada.mensa.org /whatisen.htm   (702 words)

  
 Overview : The Mensa Constitution
The Society is a national body formed with the aim of achieving the objectives of International Mensa to which it is subordinate and affiliated.
The Society is affiliated with Mensa, an unincorporated international society, and with its constituent member groups; as an affiliate, the Society uses the name "Mensa" and its emblem with the permission of Mensa and Mensa International Limited (MIL), the legal owner of the name and mark.
Once recognized as a National Mensa, the Society will contribute to the funding of international Mensa by paying an appropriate portion of its income to MIL in accordance with policies adopted by Mensa's International Board of Directors (IBD).
www.mensa.org.nz /pages/a_standard.asp?cid=-1542167696&aid=-169473784   (2482 words)

  
 SEMM::Southeast Michigan Mensa
We are a local group (chapter) in Region 3 of American Mensa, which itself is part of Mensa International.
Mensa is the largest of the international high-IQ societies.
The Mensa logo is a registered trademark of American Mensa, Ltd. and International Mensa Ltd..
www.localsemm.com   (268 words)

  
 First Vice Chairman
The Constitution requires that each national Mensa have a governing body, which in American Mensa is called the "American Mensa Committee" (AMC), and a governing document, which in American Mensa is called the "Bylaws of American Mensa." The Bylaws may not violate the Constitution of Mensa or international requirements.
As American Mensa, Ltd. is a corporation, the AMC is also the corporate board of directors, with all the duties and responsibilities, legal and otherwise, that this status implies.
The `Mensa' name is a valuable asset and it is the duty of the Officers of the Society to preserve and protect that asset.
amyx.org /mensa/goingforward/firstvice.htm   (1262 words)

  
 Welcome to the Mensa INTERNATIONAL CREATION SIG!
You have reached the home of the International Creation Science Special Interest Group* for Mensa members, the intention of which is to provide a means for the gathering together of intellectuals (specifically members of Mensa) with a common interest in the sciences and philosophies supporting special Creation and refuting Evolutionism.
Mensa is an international society in which the sole requirement for membership is a score at or above the 98th percentile on any standard IQ test.
Mensa is a non-profit corporation whose only purpose is to serve as a means of communication and assembly for its members.
www.icssig.org /enter.html   (297 words)

  
 American Mensa - AssessmentPsychology.com
American Mensa is often considered an "expert" source of information on intelligence and IQ testing.
For Mensa, an applicant must achieve a score at the 98th percentile on a standardized, supervised intelligence test or equivalent.
Abbie F. Salny, Ed.D., a Mensa member since 1964, is the supervisory psychologist for both American Mensa and Mensa International.
www.assessmentpsychology.com /mensa.htm   (767 words)

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