Student Senate Notes

May 22, 2017
The Associated Students of Whatcom Community College meets on Mondays during winter quarter. All students and faculty are welcome to attend the senate meetings which are held from 4-5 p.m. in the Syre Student Center Room 108.
ASWCC Mission: To serve students by providing diverse opportunities for involvement to build campus community and represent student concerns in college decision-making.
President- Jarrett Martin: S&A budget meetings, figuring out funding for Learning Commons
Vice President- Yohaly Camacho: participated in S&A budget committee meetings
Director of Legislative Affairs- Edgar Neri: Preparing Syre 108 to be game room on Tues. May 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Director of Administrative Affairs- Faith Franke: Attended Students Leading Change Conference and Student Success Committee meeting
Director of Operations- Anisa Alvin: Presented a workshop
Director of Campus Advisory- Reminded student leaders to RSVP for June 6 and 9 dinner events and attended committee meetings.
Committee Reports:
Senate Constituent Committee: tabled concerns regarding smoking areas on campus, and getting people more involved in Student Life
Student Tenure Search Committee: planned and scheduled meetings for next week
Reports from Service and Activities Fee allocation recipients:
Intercultural Center: scheduled structured study time, held a staff meeting, and planned for end of year party
Programming and Diversity Board: attended SLCC and planned for Orca Day, meeting Thurs. June 3
Student Ambassadors: Had open house, giving tours to interested students
Veterans Center- Explained what S&A budget allocation was toward
S&A Budget Allocation Discussion:
Executive Board Orca Day Fund and Whatcom Leads defunded
Horizon Newspaper defunded by $10,000
Student Life and Developing Supplies defunded by $2,000
Athletics defunded by $6,000
Intercultural Center funding improves $13,372

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