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If you're interested in joining a committee, contact our Vice President Sam Inouye at x3274 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Food, Health, and Safety: serves as a forum for discussing views and concerns of the student body that are pertinent to Dining and Conference Services, Security Services and the Center for Health and Wellness Services. The committee forwards concerns put forth by the student body and proposes objectives to best serve the Puget Sound community. Come if you want snacks! Food, Health, and Safety meets every other week.
Finance Committee: is in charge of reviewing all finance requests submitted by students, faculty and staff to seek financial assistance for programming and events. Finance committee meets once a week, every Monday at 9 pm.
Media Board: is given the discretion to establish the editorial and program direction of their respective medium. With this in mind, the primary purpose of the Board is to provide those forms of direction and support to the official student communication media that will lead to the highest levels of journalistic and broadcasting quality. Media board meets on Monday at 5 pm in Wheelock 001.
Union Board: regulates the operations and functions of all entities, departments and organizations housed in the Student Union Building. Union Board meets once a month.
Awards and Scholarship: meets during the Spring semester and is responsible for gathering nominations and selecting recipients for various ASUPS and other awards and scholarships. They will award these outstanding participatory students, faculty and staff, according to the selection processes of each scholarship or award. Awards are given each Spring at the University Leadership Awards Ceremony.
Student Concerns: is responsible for evaluating the needs, problems and concerns of the campus. It serves to do outreach to collect student concerns, advise senators working on senate projects, and generate new projects for the Director of Student Interest or senators to work on. Student Concerns meets once a week.
Governance Committee: serves as a first level evaluator of ASUPS documents and policy and procedure, while ensuring consistency, accuracy and legality. Governance Committee also meets to evaluate and review the ASUPS Constitution, By-Laws and any other ancillary documents and present recommendations to Senate. Governance Committee meets as determined by the Chair.
Elections Committee: organizes and coordinates all ASUPS elections in accordance with the Constitution, By-Laws and Senate. They enforce campaign guidelines and regulations to ensure fair and just elections. Election Committee meets as determined by the Chair.
Budget Committee: is responsible for evaluating budget requests of all ASUPS Clubs, Medias and Programmers, and balancing the budget in a fair and equitable manner. Budget Committee meets in early Spring of every year before presenting the final budget to the ASUPS Senate.