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» Academic Program Review Panel Openings: 0

Mission:The Program Review Panel is a campus committee that oversees program reviews of academic departments at UCSB with the goal of assessing and improving academic quality. The committee is composed of ten faculty members, and includes as non-voting representatives one undergraduate student and one graduate student. PRP is advised by the Director, Academic Program Review from the Office of Budget and Planning.

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Time/Location of Meetings:Wednesdays from 1 - 3 p.m.

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Staff member:Executive Vice Chancellor Gene Lucas


» Advisory Committee for the Library Openings: 0

Mission:Campus advisory committee for the library works on projects and implementing strategies which make the university library more conducive to a scholarly learning environment.

Website: http://www.library.ucsb.edu/library-addition-renovation/adhoc-committee

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» Advisory Committee on Faculty and Staff Housing Openings: 0

Mission:The purpose of this committee will be to provide oversight, guidance, and advice to complement all of our efforts to help our faculty and staff colleagues obtain housing, and to communicate with our faculty and staff colleagues. The committee will work with the Chancellorâ??s Advisory Committee on Student Housing to provide comprehensive oversight of the Campus Housing Master Plan. It will oversee current campus projects aimed at increasing housing that can be made available to our faculty and staff members, and it will work with campus planners to seed and cultivate new approaches that will further enhance our efforts.

Website: http://chancellor.ucsb.edu/committees/detail/?V=F996622685347CB748FE4D0EB940697825F556C81D14F5A18BC7CF418F05FA4F978A897C1207935C77CFD25F4919939238C3A12033308ABA

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Current board members:Chair-Joel Michaelsen

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» Advisory Committee to Campus Access Openings: 0

Mission:We are committed to providing an environment in which faculty, staff, students and community members with disabilities can maximize their experience. We also want to enhance understanding and support within the campus community.

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» America Reads Openings: 0

Mission:Associated Students Community Affairs Office and local school districts work together to implement UCSB's response to the national America Reads America Counts challenge. America Reads America Counts (AR/AC) is funded through Federal Work Study.

Website: http://americareads.as.ucsb.edu

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Staff member:Allina Mojarro


» Arts and Lectures Advisory Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Serve as a liaison between Arts and Lectures with the student body to help organize and advertize for events.

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» AS Womxn's Commission Openings: 0

Mission:The A.S. Womxn’s Commission is an educator and an advocate for womxn’s rights, with a commitment to representing and improving the status of womxn on campus and in the community. The A.S. Womxn’s Commission is working toward becoming a diverse group of members reflecting the different voices of the campus and community. The replacement of the letter "e" for "x" in womxn is meant to maintain gender neutrality and include trans and non gender binary folks. It is also meant to signify female independence and a repudiation of traditions that define females by reference to the male norm.

Website: http://womyn.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:Tuesday: 6-8PM in the Women's Center Conference Room, 1st floor of the SRB

Current board members:Co-Chair: Thao Nguyen and Danae Griffin Supporting Chairs: Trina Lazzara and Andrea Reyes Herstorian: Cassidy Pyle

Staff member:Marilyn Dukes


» AS Zero Waste Committee Openings: 1

Mission:The Zero Waste Committee strives to eliminate waste by focusing on five primary objectives: To promote reduction, reuse and recycling of all materials used on the UCSB campus and the surrounding community To promote composting, the use of composted products including organic fertilizer, and to increase the ecological literacy on the UCSB campus and in the surrounding community To promote the buying of recycled and sustainable products on the UCSB campus and in the surrounding community To work closely with other environmental groups throughout the community in efforts to reduce the overall ecological footprint humans have on their local ecosystems To ensure UCSB and the surrounding community uphold all California State Mandated recycling laws The Zero Waste Committee also advises the A.S. Recycling Program so that it may continue to work with the campus and the local community in reaching the goals of the University Office of the President mandated goal of 75% diversion rate by 2012 and 100% diversion rate by 2020.

Website: https://zerowaste.as.ucsb.edu/about-us/

Time/Location of Meetings:TBD

Current board members:Chairs: Navpreet K. Khabra and Riley Anderson

Staff member:Jessica Schmitt


Postion: Secretary

Description: • Attend every meeting unless an excused absence is obtained. • Takes minutes at every meeting unless an excused absence is obtained. • Attend an official A.S. Agenda & Minute Taking Template Workshop prior to starting the position in the Fall, unless they previously held the position and already attended and completed the workshop. • Compose and send out via email, the Zero Waste Committee’s weekly newsletter after ever meeting. • Send weekly minutes to all necessary email accounts in order to obtain Senate approval.

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Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Bike Committee Openings: 2

Mission:Associated Student Bike Committee is looking to appoint two positions for the next academic year 2017-2018: Admin Coordinator and Project Manager. The Associated Students Bike Committee is responsible for maintaining and implementing campus bike infrastructure such as bike lots, paths and intersections as well as for educating students on best practices regarding bike safety through events such as bike fairs, workshops, and tabling. We incorporate student feedback into our decision making and collaborate with campus planners, architects, and other stakeholders. The Admin Coordinator is responsible for taking minutes at meetings and facilitating communication between committee members. Duties of the Admin Coordinator include: Create agenda in advance of weekly meetings Collect committee member availability and schedule meetings, events, etc. Update website with minutes each week Take minutes during weekly meetings Check and respond to emails frequently Hold a minimum of 2 office hours per week The Project Manager’s role on the committee is to keep track of all infrastructure projects and ensure that they are on schedule. Duties of the Project Manager include Maintain an up to date list of all active, past, and proposed projects Work with campus planners and architects to create plans for projects and to ensure all projects are on schedule Conduct bike rack counts for inventory and overcrowding Photograph sites before and after each project Keep track of final project costs and update the committee budget Hold a minimum of 2 office hours per week If you are interested in applying for the Admin Coordinator position please go to this link: https://goo.gl/forms/SUQzQbbZ8k92dFfE3 If you are interested in applying for the Project Manager position please go to this link: https://goo.gl/forms/BxipgZymE6sFbyLH3 For any question, please email Bikecommchair@gmail.com The deadline is 5/17/17 Wednesday 4PM

Website: http://bikes.as.ucsb.edu

Time/Location of Meetings: Please contact bikecommchair@gmail.com for weekly meeting time

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Postion: Project Manager

Description: As of 5/4/17, Associated Student Bike Committee is looking to appoint two positions for the next academic year 2017-2018: Admin Coordinator and Project Manager. Deadline for application is due on 5/17/17 at 4PM The Associated Students Bike Committee is responsible for maintaining and implementing campus bike infrastructure such as bike lots, paths and intersections as well as for educating students on best practices regarding bike safety through events such as bike fairs, workshops, and tabling. We incorporate student feedback into our decision making and collaborate with campus planners, architects, and other stakeholders. The Admin Coordinator is responsible for taking minutes at meetings and facilitating communication between committee members. Duties of the Admin Coordinator include: Create agenda in advance of weekly meetings Collect committee member availability and schedule meetings, events, etc. Update website with minutes each week Take minutes during weekly meetings Check and respond to emails frequently Hold a minimum of 2 office hours per week The Project Manager’s role on the committee is to keep track of all infrastructure projects and ensure that they are on schedule. Duties of the Project Manager include Maintain an up to date list of all active, past, and proposed projects Work with campus planners and architects to create plans for projects and to ensure all projects are on schedule Conduct bike rack counts for inventory and overcrowding Photograph sites before and after each project Keep track of final project costs and update the committee budget Hold a minimum of 2 office hours per week If you are interested in applying for the Admin Coordinator position please go to this link: https://goo.gl/forms/SUQzQbbZ8k92dFfE3 If you are interested in applying for the Project Manager position please go to this link: https://goo.gl/forms/BxipgZymE6sFbyLH3 For any question, please email Bikecommchair@gmail.com The deadline is 5/17/17 Wednesday 4PM

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Admin Coordinator

Description: The Associated Students Bike Committee is responsible for maintaining and implementing campus bike infrastructure such as bike lots, paths and intersections as well as for educating students on best practices regarding bike safety through events such as bike fairs, workshops, and tabling. We incorporate student feedback into our decision making and collaborate with campus planners, architects, and other stakeholders. The Admin Coordinator is responsible for taking minutes at meetings and facilitating communication between committee members. Duties of the Admin Coordinator include: 1. Create agenda in advance of weekly meetings 2. Collect committee member availability and schedule meetings, events, etc. 3. Update website with minutes each week 4. Take minutes during weekly meetings 5. Check and respond to emails frequently 6. Hold a minimum of 2 office hours per week

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year. Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

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» Calendar Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Committee is responsible for advising on the annual calendar (academic and administrative) in accordance with the Office of the President guidelines.

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Current board members:Judith Akiyoshi, Student Health Services Hazel Ando, Intercollegiate Athletics Willie Brown, Housing and Residential Services Gretchen Falvo, Public Events Art Gilbert, Exercise and Sport Studies Erick McCurdy, BARC Tricia Rascon, Orientation Programs

Staff member:Leesa Beck


» Campus Bias Response Team Openings: 0

Mission:The mission of the Campus Bias Response Team is to promote an inclusive and respectful campus community at UC Santa Barbara through proactive education, dialogue, and responsive action to climate or bias-related incidents and to local, national, and international events. Meetings will review campus incidents and current events related to multicultural issues. The committee will plan opportunities for dialogue and follow-up.

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Time/Location of Meetings:Monthly

Current board members:

Staff member:Margaret Klawunn


» Campus Sustainability Committee Openings: 0

Mission:On October 22, 2008, Chancellor Henry Yang announced the members of the innaugural Campus Sustainability Committee. This committee will advise the Chancellor and campus administrators on matters of campus sustainability, make recommendations on sustainability initiatives, help prioritize and monitor the execution and progress of the campus sustainability plan toward our goals, make recommendations on allocations of available funding resources, and provide guidance in the creation and fostering of alliances. The committee will conduct an ongoing and thorough consultative process to solicit campus input in developing our vision to enhance our international leadership in this critically important area, using the Campus Sustainability Plan as a blueprint for our campus�s sustainability efforts.

Website: http://www.sustainability.ucsb.edu/about-us/ccsc/

Time/Location of Meetings:Monthly meetings

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» Career Services Advisory Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Provide oversight and direction for UCSB's career center.

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» Child Care Advisory Committee Openings: 0

Mission:The committee will review and advise issues related to childcare on campus and in Isla Vista.

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Current board members:Marian Bankins, Family Student Housing Judith Dale, Exercise & Sport Studies and Recreation Mary Jacob, Student Academic Support Services Leslie Voss, Orfalea Family Children's Center

Staff member:Stuart Feinstein


» Coastal Fund Openings: 0

Mission:The Coastal Fund (CF) shall provide funds to preserve, protect, and enhance the terrestrial and marine habitats associated with the shoreline of the University of California, Santa Barbara through preservation, education, open access, research, and restoration.

Website: http://coastalfund.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:Tuesdays at 6:00 pm in the AS Conference Room

Current board members:Chair: Tristen Thron

Staff member:Sarah Siedschlag


» Collaborate Advisory Committee (Tech Fee Committee) Openings: 0

Mission:Our hope for a member would be for someone to represent the unique perspective of students in the realm of instruction, operating in both student and instructor roles.

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» Commission on Disability Equality (CODE) Openings: 3

Mission:The Commission on Disability Equality (CODE) is dedicated to improving the status of students with temporary or permanent disabilities on campus and in the community. CODE shall outreach, network, and explore ways to increase retention and graduation rates, and promote social, educational, and academic programs regarding the disabled student community. CODE is committed to advocating for disabled students and educating the campus community on the importance of equal access by raising disability issues, interests, and awareness on a local, state, and national level.

Website: http://code.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:General Meetings Tuesdays 7-8, Officer Meetings Tuesdays 8-9

Current board members:Commissioners: Jessica Stein, Bryan Ma

Staff member:Diana Collins Puente


Postion: Programming Officers

Description: Be responsible for overseeing the coordination of all the Commission programs and activities. Organize the involvement of Commission members in planning and facilitating all programs and activities. Present a report of public relations developments bi-weekly to the Commission.

Openings: 2

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Public Relations Officer

Description: Be responsible for informing and educating the campus community about meetings, programs, and projects of the Commission. Maintain and update the A.S. CODE website and other publicity sources regularly. Work with A.S. External Vice President of Statewide Affairs and A.S. State Affairs Organizing Director to promote public awareness of the issues addressed in the Commission through legislation. Present a report of public relations developments bi-weekly to the Commission.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Commission on Student Well-Being (COSWB) Openings: 0

Mission:The Associated Students Commission on Student Well Being is committed to the general well being of UCSB undergraduates, with a particular emphasis on mental well being. Its purpose is to increase awareness, educate, advocate, and serve as a reference point for student social services. COSWB also creates programs that provide a positive and comfortable environment for everyone on campus.

Website: http://coswb.as.ucsb.edu

Time/Location of Meetings:TBA

Current board members:Commissioners: Ciara Wong

Staff member:Diana Puente


» Committee on Admissions, Enrollment and Relations with Schools Openings: 0

Mission:Handles UCSB Admissions Policy

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» Committee on Diversity and Equity Openings: 0

Mission:Purpose. To work towards attaining the campus goals of diversity and equity and actively pursue the goals of affirmative action.

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» Committee on Honoraria Openings: 3

Mission:To oversee the allocation of all A.S. money towards honoraria, except for Legislative Council members honoraria. The Committee on Honoraria shall be responsible for reviewing all honoraria requests through examination of written requests as well as through discussions with chairpersons and members of committees affected. The Committee shall make a recommendation on its findings, and shall make all reporting available for Legislative Council review.

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Staff member:Marisela Marquez


Postion: Students at Large

Description: Attend at least three (3) Senate meetings per quarter. Attend at least two (2) Finance and Business Committee meetings per quarter. Attend at least one (1) meeting of each A.S. entity that qualifies for honoraria per quarter. Assist the Director of Accountability in the creation of the accountability report and the completion of his or her duties. Maintain active contact with the chairs (or equivalent) of all A.S. entities and student representatives in order to determine the extent to which all officers and representatives have fulfilled their job descriptions.

Openings: 3

 

Length: One Academic Year

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» Committee on International Education Openings: 1

Mission:To provide advice and consent on all matters of international education and exchange, including practice that impacts exchange students and scholars.

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Postion: At-Large Student Representative to the Committee

Description: To oversee, advise on the administration of, and ensure the quality off-campus, non- regular session, and international curricular offerings.

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» Community Financial Fund Openings: 0

Mission: CFF is responsible for expanding financial literacy, giving students more access to grants, and supplementing the current Associated Students emergency loans. This unit establishes a credit builder program, and regular financial literacy workshops. It helps students learn the financial resources and services available on the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) campus and within Santa Barbara County.

Website: https://cff.as.ucsb.edu/

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» Community Volunteer Foundation Openings: 0

Mission: CAB Community Volunteer (CoVo) Foundation seeks to enhance the educational experience of UCSB students by issuing grants for ongoing service-based programs or projects that foster greater awareness regarding social, educational, economic, and environmental issues. These programs must engage UCSB undergraduate students as volunteers or leaders as well as strive to have meaningful and lasting impact on the greater Santa Barbara community.

Website: http://cabfoundation.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:Spring 2015: Tuesdays at 6pm

Current board members:Micaela Rodriguez (Chair)

Staff member: Ruth Garcia-Guevara


» Council on Faculty Issues and Awards Openings: 1

Mission:Purpose. To study and make recommendations on any matter of interest and welfare of the campus community, and to reward excellence in research and teaching.

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Postion: At-Large Student Representative to the Committee

Description: To study and make recommendations on any matter of interest and welfare of the campus community; and to reward excellence in research and teaching. Provide a student perspective on agenda items. Help to implement existing initiatives and develop new initiatives in partnership with the committee.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Council on Research and Instructional Resources Openings: 1

Mission:Purpose. To promote an optimal research and educational environment, to manage Senate resources and provide advice in a manner that fosters quality and diversity of research and instructional programs. https://senate.ucsb.edu/bylaws.and.regulations/division/Part_I/Chapter_III/Section_3/65.cfm

Website: https://senate.ucsb.edu/~councils.and.committees/index.cfm?V=F996622685347CB70ED7FFE13DB03F7E2C6AD9EA74709828835B3969A916CA41

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Postion: At-Large Student Representative to the Committee

Description: To promote an optimal research and educational environment, to manage Senate resources and provide advice in a manner that fosters quality and diversity of research and instructional programs.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 academic year

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» Counseling Services Advisory Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Provides oversight and direction for UCSB's counseling center

Website: https://coc.as.ucsb.edu/campusadvisory.php

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» Creative Media Openings: 6

Mission:The Creative Media Unit strives to market and promote the work of Associated Students as a whole on a campus-wide level. Uniquely composed of students, staff, and faculty, the unit works together to provide a variety of services, including graphic design, web design, and videography, as well as assist in AS media campaigns.

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Current board members:Justin Chen (CMO)

Staff member:Denise Rinaldi


Postion: Marketing Director

Description: 1) Hold a minimum of one (1) regularly scheduled office hour. 2) Work to develop and enact at least two (2) A.S. wide promotional or marketing campaigns for the academic year. 3) Serve as a resource to assist in the promotion of events or programs hosted by individual A.S. entities.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 2017-2018 School year

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Postion: Videographer

Description: Videographers are expected to film each weekly episode and ensure proper lighting and sound. Applicants should be comfortable working with multiple camera setup, studio lights, and greenscreen.

Openings: 2

 

Length: 2017

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Postion: Editor

Description: The editor is expected to edit each weekly episode and work with videographers/producers to ensure a high quality final project. Applicants should be comfortable working in Adobe Premiere Pro, AfterEffects, and Photoshop.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 2017-2018 School year

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Postion: Motion Graphics Designer/Editor

Description: The motion graphics designer is expected to help edit each weekly episode, with the specific task of adding motion graphics to each episode. Applicants should be comfortable working in Adobe Premiere Pro, AfterEffects, and Photoshop.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 2017-2018 School year

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Postion: Journalist

Description: Journalists are expected to write a script relevant to their assigned category and present that script in the form of a broadcast announcement. Applicants are expected to be comfortable speaking in front of an audience/camera and available to film every week .

Openings: 1

 

Length: 2017-2018 School year

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» Design Review Committee Openings: 0

Mission:The Design Review Committee (DRC) is a committee comprised of faculty, staff, student representatives, and consulting architects that operates jointly under the aegis of the campus administration and the Academic Senate. It reports directly to the Chancellor and makes recommendations to the Campus Planning Committee on issues of architectural and landscape design at UCSB. It considers campus planning, architecture, landscape architecture, and the integration of art into the campus landscape.

Website: http://facilities.ucsb.edu/departments/drc/default.asp

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Staff member:Dennis Whelan


» Diving Control Board Openings: 0

Mission:The Diving Control Board (DCB) is a policy making body for diving on the UCSB Campus. The DCB provides focus and guidance to the Diving Officer, and has responsibility to: establish and/or approve training programs and diving projects; recommend changes in policy and procedure; review and approve proposals for research which require diving under UCSB auspices; recommend new equipment or techniques; review, revise, and assure compliance with the diving safety manual.

Website: http://ehs.ucsb.edu/units/diving/dsp/html/dcb.html

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Staff member:Jenn Caselle: DCB Chair and Associate Research Biologist


» Elections Commission Openings: 0

Mission:The commission is charged with centralizing, coordinating, and conducting all non-favulty, non-staff, and non-student government election processes; providing resources, experience, continuity, and expertise necessary to conduct fair and efficient elections; and makng recommendations on the timing, guidelines, policies, and practices relating to campus-wide elections.

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Staff member:Suzanne Perkin, Campus Elections Compliance Officer


» Environmental Affairs Board Openings: 0

Mission:The Environmental Affairs Board (EAB) is the central student environmental group at UCSB. We provide students with opportunities to positively impact their surroundings through community service, political action, and leadership training. By extending the environmental movement to individuals from all walks of life, EAB has created a tight-knit community dedicated to changing the way we interact with the world. Our meetings are every Wednesday at 7 PM in the MultiCultural Center on campus. To find out more about EAB, please visit our website at www.ucsbEAB.com

Website: http://eab.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:Wednesday at 7 PM in the MCC

Current board members:Co Chairs: Rena Lahn and Jeremy Levine

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» Events Center Governanace Board Openings: 0

Mission:The board that governs the event center!

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» Executive Fellowship Openings: 0

Mission:The program focuses on developing leadership skills, communication skills, a strong work ethic and building a sufficient knowledge base in order to contribute towards making UCSB a better place. In Fall Quarter fellows will be informed about the various issues facing the UCSB student body, taught how to plan and execute projects and new initiatives, given communication skills to effectively work within Associated Students, and create networks on campus to assist in their roles as agents of change on our campus.

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Time/Location of Meetings:Thursdays at 7 PM

Current board members:Helia Ludema, AS Office of the Internal Vice President Deputy Chief of Staff

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» External Affairs Committee Openings: 0

Mission:The Senate External Affairs Committee shall oversee all Associated Students activities regarding local, UC system, state, and federal government affairs.

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» External Vice President of Local Affairs Office Openings: 0

Mission:The Office of the EVPLA serves as the liaison between UCSB, Isla Vista, Goleta and the Santa Barbara area as a whole. Additionally, the EVPLA office focuses on issues related to safety, infrastructure, community, sustainability, and tenants' rights. All candidates must be available from 10-15 hours per week. Contact Batsheva Stoll at blabowestoll@gmail.com with any questions or concerns.

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Time/Location of Meetings:TBA

Current board members:Batsheva Stoll, EVPLA-elect

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» External Vice President of Statewide Affairs Office Openings: 0

Mission:The External Vice President of Statewide Affairs Office is the official representative body of all students to the Federal Government, State Government, UC Regents, UC System-wide administration, UC Student Association, and US Student Association. Contact Kristin Hsu at evpsa@as.ucsb.edu for any questions or concerns.

Website: http://www.facebook.com/pages/UCSB-EVPSA-Office/123402511047678

Time/Location of Meetings:Mondays at 6:30 pm

Current board members:EVPSA-elect: Kristin Hsu

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» Finance and Business Committee Openings: 8

Mission:Finance Board is the financial arm of the association. It is responsible for all "unbiased" budget allocations of AS monies and implementation. In addition, Finance Board will be responsible for approving all travel and entertainment of its favorite AS entities unless otherwise noted. Senate, via the approval of Finance Board minutes, must approve all motions made by Finance Board.

Website: http://www.as.ucsb.edu/financeboard/

Time/Location of Meetings:Mondays at 4pm in the UCen State Street Room

Current board members:Chieftain McSwindlekins: Jerel Constantino

Staff member:Cindy Lopez


Postion: Student at Large

Description: Review the A.S. Financial Policies and Procedures as needed. Hold at least three (3) office hours per week excluding Finance and Budget Committee meetings. Be responsible for educating (conducting workshops) their assigned student groups on A.S. Financial Polices and Procedures, and completing the authorized signers sheet, before their student group requests money from Finance and Budget Committee. Be responsible for assisting student groups in seeking out sources of funding within and outside of the University, and helping prepare budget breakdowns before the student groups presents before Finance and Budget Committee . Be responsible for emailing student groups. If needed, the Finance and Budget Committee members should schedule a meeting to help students with requisition procedures for requesting purchase orders, checks and transfers. Maintain an electronic mail address and check it bi-weekly at a minimum.

Openings: 8

 

Length: One Academic Year

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» Financial Aid Advisory Committee Openings: 2

Mission:Committee is responsible for providing advice and recommendations on policy and procedural issues to the director and staff of the Financial Aid Office.

Website: http://www.finaid.ucsb.edu/PoliciesAndDisclosures.aspx

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Current board members:Mike Miller, Financial Aid Chris Van Gieson, Enrollment Services Laurel Wilder, Institutional Research and Planning

Staff member:Mike Miller, Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships


Postion: At-Large Student Representative to the Committee

Description: A) Provides a formal and regular channel of communication between the Office of Financial Aid and its many publics, including the students, faculty, staff, and administration of the University. B) Advises and makes recommendations on policy and procedural issues of the Office of Financial Aid which could have an impact to the University Community. C) Review policies and procedures that will normally include but are not limited to: the awarding or "packaging" of campus- based aid funds; the aid application process and deadline dates; aid processing policies and procedures; forms letters, and publication methods used to communicate with appropriate publics and other relevant operating policies and procedures of the unit.

Openings: 2

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Food Bank Advisory Committee Openings: 7

Mission:The AS Food Bank Committee govern and advises the operation of the AS Food Bank, helps to sustain the stock of the AS Food Bank, and provides additional programming and educational workshops to meet the mission of the AS Food Bank. In order to promote the comfort and moral support of students, the AS Food Bank will be accessible during regular school hours and will respect the confidentiality of its users.

Website: http://foodbank.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:Monday at 6 PM; 3rd Floor of the UCEN (Food Bank Lounge)

Current board members:Chair: Yanira Flores; Vice Chair: Juli Nguyen

Staff member:Staff Supervisor and Advisor: Tuyen Nguyen


Postion: Chair

Description: 1) Responsible for working with A.S. advisors to manage the operations of the committee office. 2) Promote and expand the services of the A.S. Food Bank. 3) Coordinate on-going donations campaigns such as food-drives, bin-collecting, doorknocking in Isla Vista and Santa Barbara, monetary donations via paypal, etc. 4) Create and sustain long-term relationships with on-campus service departments and administrators, local businesses, donors, and community agencies, and food bank services at universities across the state and nation. 5) Be aware of issues related to food and financial need on campus, locally, nationally and in the University of California system. 6) Act as a reference point for student social services related to food and financial need at UCSB and in the greater Santa Barbara community. 7) Work to educate the campus on issues pertaining to student food and financial need.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 academic year

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Postion: Internal Affairs Coordinator

Description: This position asks that you outreach to at least 3 student organizations per quarter via (informational and/or education) workshops and collaborate with these different on-campus organizations to organize at least 2 donation drives a quarter. You would also be expected to serve as liaison to other campus-based departments and administrators so that you can be aware of food related issues and financial need on the UCSB campus.

Openings: 2

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: External Affairs Coordinator

Description: As the External Affairs Coordinator of AS Food Bank, you would be required to act as liaison to the many community based food groups (such as SB Food Bank, local food growers, local businesses, etc.) and other food bank services within the UC system and across the United States. While Food Bank considers the local need, you will be concerned, also, the the national and/or global need to end hunger. To do this, you are expected to coordinate at least 2 donations walks per quarter in the community, at least 1 educational workshop a quarter on food nutrition and hunger issues, and work with AS Food Bank staff to assist in fundraising efforts.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Publicity Coordinator

Description: The Publicity Coordinator is expected to maintain and update the AS Food bank website, social networking sites, and other publicity sources on a weekly basis, as well as be responsible for emailing and outreaching the student body about upcoming Food Bank events. *****You would also be asked to take and compile pictures and accomplishments to ad to outreach materials (including campus newspapers and other media sources). You would work closely with the External Affairs Coordinator to publicize events.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Vice Chair

Description: Shall attend AS Food Bank board and general meetings and record minutes. Shall also create or attend three outreach event/activities a quarter such as tabling, socials, student organization events, residential hall events, etc. Shall actively recruit and retain members for AS Food Bank events. Shall be responsible for contacting members through email and keep the AS Food Bank Committee Mailing List up to date.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 academic year

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Postion: Treasurer

Description: Responsible for managing committee funds in conjunction with the Chair

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 academic year

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» Getman and Villa Awards Committee Openings: 0

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» Healthy Campus Network Steering Committee Openings: 0

Mission:As part of the UC Global Food Initiative, President Napolitano recently approved a proposal for The Healthy Campus Network (HCN) with the goal of addressing the need for a strong, sustainable campus-coordinating structure “to make UC the healthiest place to work, learn and live.” This initiative is modeled after an established program at UCLA aimed at “making UCLA the healthiest campus in America”

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» Human Rights Board Openings: 10

Mission:The Human Rights Board of Associated Students serves as a forum centered on facilitating and amplifying the interaction of students groups - both within UCSB and our greater community. The Board recognizes its mission to create a forum that encourages, advocates, and promotes respectful and honest communication regarding the education and awareness of basic human rights. This includes, but is not limited to age, class, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, nationality, religion, race, size, sex, sexuality, favorite cereal, toenail length, mother's maiden name, # of instagram followers, pumpkins, and camel humps. The main charge of the board is to promote open education and awareness through events and educational campaigns. The driving force behind this initiative is twofold: ignorance is the primary root of humyn rights abuses, and when collaborating together we are capable of making a much stronger impact.

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Time/Location of Meetings:Wednesdays at 6 PM in the Nati Conference Room in the MCC

Current board members:Co-Chairs: Hubert Zhang

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Postion: Issues Liaison

Description: Duties and Powers of the Organization Liaisons: 1) Shall report back to their perspective organizations weekly regarding the actions and plans of the Human Rights Board. 2) Shall assist the Event Coordinator in the creation of quarterly events and Human Rights Week themes. 3) Shall give reports from their organization to the Human Rights Board during weekly meetings.

Openings: 10

 

Length: 1 academic year

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» Human Subjects Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Responsible for establishing and administering a policy on the protection of human subjects has been delegated by the Chancellor to the Human Subjects Committee. No activity involving human subjects is to be undertaken unless the HSC has reviewed and approved such activity. Even if the Committee approves an activity it may prescribe restrictions or conditions under which the activity must be conducted, particularly as it relates to children, prisoners, or other special population groups. The Committee will review the conduct of the activities at timely intervals. The nature and frequency of reviews will be determined on the basis of the risks involved to assure that the activity is being properly conducted and that the Committee's stipulations are fulfilled. Continuing activities must be reviewed at least annually. The Committee may order the suspension of any approved activity if, in its opinion, the relative risks outweigh the potential benefits.

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» Income and Recharge Committee Openings: 0

Mission:The Income and Recharge Committee advises the Executive Vice Chancellor on all matters related to rate structures proposed by campus service units for their goods and/or services. The Income and Recharge Committee reviews all rates except those set up by regulatory bodies and rates subject to control through other University policies. During this review the Committee considers rate decisions based on comparisons to organizations providing similar services or goods from within the community to avoid the appearance of unfair competition with local and private enterprise. The Committee insures that rates are set to consider full cost recovery. For self-sustaining activities, consideration shall be given to amortization of indebtedness and depreciation of equipment and facilities. In conjunction with the annual budget process, the committee reviews all requests for changes in rates, services and activities to insure that they reflect current needs and are consistent with University guidelines and policy.

Website: http://bap.ucsb.edu/Income_and_Recharge.html

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Current board members:http://bap.ucsb.edu/staff.html

Staff member:Todd Lee, Assistant Chancellor


» Income and Recharge Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Oversees the Income and Recharge process, Approves the establishment of all new recharge units, Approves Rate Revision and On-Cycle reviews, Reviews and approves all surplus/deficit reduction plans; reviews rate proposals submitted by campus departments and makes recommendations to the EVC and/or Chancellor on approval. The "approved" rates for specific services are charged to other departments or outside users which for this purpose could be faculty, staff, students, or the general population. Examples include rates for telephone services, use of research equipment, equipment rental, etc.

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» Information Technologies Board Openings: 0

Mission:This board works within the Office of Information Technology. Their main goals are to maintain and improve the infrastructure and backbone of the Univeristy's IT programs. To develop new and improved methods of IT organization and continue with the development of the Optical Network Initiative (ONI).

Website: http://www.oit.ucsb.edu/about_OIT/default.asp

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» Intercollegiate Athletics Policy Board Openings: 0

Mission:The IAPB is responsible for formulating policy proposals on intercollegiate athletics and making recommendations on such policies to the Chancellor. It is expected that this procedure includes research into athletic policy of national organizations (NCAA, etc.) and of other university campuses and in consultation with the UCSB campus community. It is the responsibility of the committee to consider applicable state and federal legislation regulating intercollegiate athletics when recommending policies to the Chancellor.

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» Internal Affairs Committee Openings: 2

Mission:The Senate Campus Affairs Committee handles all matters pertaining to campus issues specifically: university and academic policy, on-campus residents, student affairs, campus safety, climate, student services, academic opportunities, and facilities.

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Postion: Student at Large

Description: 1) To research and initiate action to improve Campus housing, academics, and other student services. 2) Review and hear reports from student representatives to Academic Senate and Administrative Advisory Committees and draft necessary legislation in response. 3) Deal with all matters involving University actions and policies both academic and non-academic. 4) Make formal recommendations on the A.S. President's participation on the Campus Planning Committee and Coordinating Committee on Budget Strategy.

Openings: 2

 

Length: 1

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» Internal Vice President Office Openings: 7

Mission:The Internal Vice-President (IVP) serves as the Presiding Officer of the Senate and the representative of Associated Students in all internal affairs. The IVP is also responsible for advising and informing the President and the Senate on all campus matters. Members of this office will assist the IVP in the completion of their duties and advise the IVP on various matters. If you have any questions about the positions, please feel free to contact me at any time. (nataliejordan99@gmail.com)

Website: https://www.as.ucsb.edu/executive/internal-vice-president/

Time/Location of Meetings:TBA

Current board members:Internal VP Elect: Jasmine Sandhu

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Postion: Campus Visibility Director

Description: Responsible for increased awareness of Associated Students (A.S.) resources by the student body. Develop and maintain comprehensive knowledge of the various student resources offered by Associated Students and Office of Student Life.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic School Year

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Postion: Parliamentarian

Description: The parliamentarian shall be knowledgeable and an interpreter concerning parliamentary law, procedure, practice, and organization related to the internal functioning of the Senate. The Parliamentarian, at the discretion of the Internal Vice-President and Representatives, shall help maintain order and decency of the Senate meetings.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 academic school year

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Postion: Student Initiated Democratic Education (SIDE) Coordinator

Description: The Student Initiated Democratic Education (SIDE) Coordinator shall facilitate all administrative aspects associated with the SIDE Program. Shall manage and create methods to gain feedback from the student and faculty involved with SIDE.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Deputy Chief of Staff

Description: Responsible for managing the IVP office fellows and assisting the Chief of Staff in the execution of their duties. These duties may include ensuring all office projects are completed, assisting with staff meetings, and scheduling meetings. Shall work with the Chief of Staff to manage the IVP Office. Shall work with the Committee on Committees chair to assure that all recruitment is done efficiently and effectively.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic School Year

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Postion: Director of Programming

Description: Focuses on projects within Associated Students. Initiates and plans one project per quarter that relates to AS. Serves as the Director of Research and Planning of the AS Information Agency. Advises the IVP on how to make the internal functioning of AS more efficient. Shall organize and execute Week of Welcome in the Fall Quarter, I Heart UCSB week in the Winter Quarter, and Week of Goodbye in the Spring Quarter.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Gaucho Books Lead Officer

Description: Attend Web Standards Committee meetings to address website quality and function. Address general operating maintenance and troubleshooting with web development and tech administrators. Oversees all marketing and advertising strategies for GauchoBooks website.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Director of Legislative Accountability

Description: Works with IVP to ensure that Senators fulfill their job descriptions. Read minutes of AS Entities and reports of the Academic Senate or Advisory Committees. Report to Honoraria Committee with all relevant forms and information to aid in the assessment of member’s job description fulfillment.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Investment Advisory Committee Openings: 0

Mission:To act as an advisory committee to the Legislative Council and the Associated Students for the investments of A.S. funds. The Legislative Council will make final policy decisions and the Executive Director will make operating decisions on all investments.

Website: http://investments.as.ucsb.edu

Time/Location of Meetings:Wednesdays at 8:30 PM; NH 1110

Current board members:Chair: Sanket Desai Vice-Chair: Roxana Razi

Staff member:Cindy Lopez


» Isla Vista Community Relations Committee Openings: 11

Mission:IVCRC is an Associated Students committee that works to promote and educate the Isla Vista community as a whole by nurturing the relationships between the long-term and short-term residents. In addition, IVCRC funds on-campus and off-campus groups that work to improve the community. IVCRC is a committee filled with active and passionate students who wish to bring the Isla Vista community as a whole together. We organize some of the biggest events in Isla Vista such as Pardall Carnival and Chilla Vista-- so be ready to put in a lot of work for IVCRC and for the community. These positions involve more than simply showing up to meetings and will require a lot of work outside of meeting times, but the work that IVCRC does is fulfilling and builds communities in ways that you never imagined! Please keep in mind that Pardall Carnival is the first or second Saturday of Fall Quarter 2017, so we will begin organizing in the summer.

Website: http://ivcrc.as.ucsb.edu

Time/Location of Meetings:Mondays, 6:30 pm, AS Pardall Center (6550 Pardall Rd, Isla Vista)

Current board members:Jennifer Kim, External Chair; Tai Kang, Internal Chair; Connie Lim, Vice Chair; Lauren Lim, Events Coordinator; Ciara Klerekoper, Publicity Coordinator; Danny Do, Recruitment Coordinator; N/A, Special Projects Coordinator; Jackie Carter, Ourstorian; Andy Landaverde, Treasurer; Naomi Patton, Arts and Culture Commissioner

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Postion: Special Project Coordinator

Description: Shall be responsible for creating a new event/project within the school year.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Vice-Chair

Description: Responsible for keeping record of the committee's weekly meetings and assume all duties when Chair is not present.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Events Coordinator

Description: Responsible for planning Pardall Carnival, Chilla Vista and other committee events with External Chair.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year

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Postion: Outreach Coordinator

Description: Responsible for outreach to underrepresented communities and non-student community members, including tabling, recruitment and projects.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year

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Postion: Ourstorian

Description: Responsible for taking photographs, videos, and all other archival duties of the committee and the committee's events.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year

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Postion: Art & Culture Coordinator

Description: Coordinate artistic efforts in IVCRC events and in Isla Vista.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year

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Postion: Treasurer

Description: Responsible for fiscal management of the committee, including funding requests, requisitions, keeping track of the budget, etc.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year

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Postion: Publicity Coordinator

Description: Shall be responsible for publicizing the committee throughout the campus, University announcements, talking to newspapers, etc.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year

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Postion: Recruitment Coordinator

Description: Shall be responsible for recruiting new members into the committee through tabling, social media outreach, etc.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One academic year

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Postion: Social Media Coordinator

Description: Shall be responsible for publicizing the committee through social media (Facebook, Instagram, etc)

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Graphic Design Coordinator

Description: Shall be responsible for creating any graphic designs needed by the committee for events, publicizing, recruiting, etc. Is also responsible for being in contact with AS Pubs about any posters/fliers the committee needs printed.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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» Isla Vista Tenants Union (IVTU) Openings: 0

Mission:The Isla Vista Tenants Union (IVTU) is an organization serving the interests of Isla Vista tenants. We recognize the diversity of our community, and we strive to meet the different needs of our members while uniting our common interests as tenants. We educate tenants on their rights and responsibilities, and we act as a resource when problems occur. We believe people should live without the suffering that arises from discrimination, retaliation, or neglect. We reach out to property managers, the University, elected officials, local groups and individuals to realize our vision and address pressing tenant issues. In providing a service to the tenants of Isla Vista, we also hope to build a united, educated, and proactive community.

Website: http://www.ivtenantsunion.com/

Time/Location of Meetings:Thursday at 5:15pm on the 2nd floor of the Pardall Center

Current board members: Chair: Daniel Renteria Vice Chair: Christina Pak Legal Director: Maya Halthore Marketing Director: Isabelle Martinez Outreach Director: Audrey Tamayo

Staff member:Aaron Jones and Diana Collins Puente


» Judicial Council Openings: 1

Mission:The Associated Students Judicial Council provides students with a greater voice within the campus community. It is comprised of a chairperson, and four members-at-large. It operates very similar to the U.S. Supreme court and allows students to bring their concerns forward in a professional and open forum.

Website: http://judicial.as.ucsb.edu

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Current board members:Chief Justice: Matthew Lanthier

Staff member:Marilyn Dukes


Postion: Member

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Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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» La Cumbre Publications Board Openings: 0

Mission:The La Cumbre Publications Board shall oversee the financial and administrative matters associated with the publications which comprise La Cumbre, including printed, digital, and all other forms. The Publications Board shall insure the continued quality and proper management of La Cumbre. The Publications Board shall assume the role of publisher of this publication.

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» Landscape Review Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Sit on the Chancellor's sub-committee of the Design Review Committee! Represent student voices and make sure Administration makes student issues a priority and we have voice in decision-making.

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» Landscape/biotic environment Openings: 0

Mission:Integrate sustainable landscape management practices through incorporation of ecological principles which reduce energy and freshwater use and limit stormwater runoff and toxic chemical use while retaining local ecological values, providing educational opportunities and fulfilling recreational needs and aesthetic standards on the UCSB main campus.

Website: http://www.sustainability.ucsb.edu/sustaining-the-campus/landscape-biotic-environment/#

Time/Location of Meetings:Established according to availability of members.

Current board members:Rachel Alford, Restoration Assistant & Campus Flora Project Manager, Cheadle Center for Biodiversity & Ecological Restoration (CCBER) Stacey Callaway , Environmental Compliance Specialist, Environmental Health & Safety Jon Cook, Associate Director, Facilities Management Dan Heedy, Director, Residential Operations, Housing & Residential Services Lisa Stratton, Director, Ecosystem Management, Cheadle Center for Biodiversity & Ecological Restoration (CCBER) Bruce Tiffney, Dean, College of Creative Studies & Earth Science

Staff member:Lisa Stratton


» Legal Resource Center Openings: 1

Mission:The AS Legal Resource Center provides UCSB students with legal advising and education on any matters of concern to the UCSB undergraduates that are not prohibited by its contract. It shall be administered by a standing Committee, which will determine the structure and direction of this service.

Website: http://legal.as.ucsb.edu

Time/Location of Meetings:Monday at 5 PM at 6550 Pardall (Upstairs)

Current board members:Chair: Kevin Dibb

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Postion: Student Unit Director

Description: Provide oversight and direction to the Legal Resource Center. Hold the main fiscal responsibility and monetary oversight of the LRC. Promote awareness of the availability of the legal services offered by the LRC. Responsible for conducting weekly Board meetings and setting meeting agendas.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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» Legislative Proxies Openings: 100

Mission:Serve as a proxy at a meeting of the ASUCSB Senate or at a Senate Standing Committee (Finance & Business, Constitution and By Laws, External Affairs, University Affairs).

Website: http://www.as.ucsb.edu/senate/

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Postion: Legislative Proxy

Description: Serve as a proxy at a meeting of the ASUCSB Senate or at a Senate Standing Committee (Finance & Business, Constitution and By Laws, External Affairs, University Affairs).

Openings: 100

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Lobby Corps Openings: 5

Mission:Lobby Corps is an organization that strives to unite activism, professionalism, and strategic planning to advocate for student needs.We strive to represent student interests in political institutions by fighting for student rights, citizen-driven democracy, and affordable, accessible, and quality higher education for all. Lobby Corps seeks to mirror the unique, diverse, and forward thinking nature of the UCSB community, and advocate for student needs – be it in Washington D.C., or Isla Vista. Our unit collaborates with other student organizations in order to educate, assist, and train student leaders so they can achieve the change they wish to see. We research, analyze, and advocate for and against local, state, and national legislation, programs, and policy. The goal of Lobby Corps is to influence legislators and decision-makers in order to craft public policy that reflects our diverse student community’s views and needs, and to give participating students the opportunity to gain political organizing and legislative advocacy experience.

Website: http://studentlobby.as.ucsb.edu

Time/Location of Meetings:TBD

Current board members:Co-Chair (State): Spencer Brandt; Co-Chair (Local): Ashley Selki

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Postion: Scheduling Director

Description: The primary duty of the Scheduling Director is to schedule lobby visits with Legislators throughout the year. The Scheduling Director shall coordinate with the Co-Chairs to set a quarterly Lobby Corps calendar that contains events, lobby visits, meetings, and retreats, and shall maintain a database of the contact information of the offices of elected representatives. Like all officers, they are required to attend all Lobby Corps meetings and quarterly retreats, and are required to hold two (2) regularly scheduled office hours per week or more. The ideal applicant is willing to start over the summer.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Internal Director

Description: The Internal Director shall be responsible for assisting the Co-Chairs in the operational management of Lobby Corps. This shall include preparing agendas and keeping minutes at each Executive and Regular meeting, managing unit finances and preparing budget requests, working with the Co-Chairs to delegate tasks, presenting regular reports on the status of projects, and communicating with general membership. Like each other Lobby Corps Officer, they are required to hold two (2) regularly scheduled office hours per week, and attend all Lobby Corps meetings and quarterly retreats.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Communications Director

Description: The Communications Director is primarily responsible for disseminating information throughout the campus, as well as maintaining Lobby Corps' connection and contact with all major Campus, Local, Statewide and National media outlets. They oversee Lobby Corps promotion, advertisement, and marketing activities, as well as general promotion of Lobby Corps' activities. The Communications Director coordinate branding and marketing, including the creation of posters, flyers, and signs, and the maintenance of a web and social media presence. Like all officers, they are required to attend all Lobby Corps meetings and quarterly retreats and are required to hold two (2) regularly scheduled office hours per week or more. The ideal applicant possesses background knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite Applications (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and has prior experience managing a brand/organization's social media presence.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: External Director

Description: The External Director shall be responsible for representing Lobby Corps to external entities, including AS Executive Offices, AS Senate, AS boards, commissions, and units, OSL organizations, as well as to the student body. They shall manage and coordinate all outreach and recruitment campaigns, specifically through class presentations, tabling, and Week of Welcome activities. Like all officers, they are required to attend all Lobby Corps meetings and quarterly retreats and are required to hold two (2) regularly scheduled office hours per week or more. The ideal applicant is outgoing, and will be available to start over Summer Session B.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1

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Postion: Legislative Director

Description: The Legislative Director will be primarily responsible for working in conjunction with the Co-Chairs to develop a legislative agenda that fights for student needs at the local, state, and national levels. The Legislative Director shall stay updated and informed on all relevant legislative and policy developments and present regular policy updates to Lobby Corps officers and members, and relevant AS Executive Offices. Like all officers, they are required to attend all Lobby Corps meetings and quarterly retreats, and are required to hold two (2) regularly scheduled office hours per week or more.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Natural Reserve System Committee Openings: 0

Mission:hrough the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, recommends to the Chancellor concerning management of sites administered by the campus; recommends to the Systemwide committee concerning management policies and potential reserve sites; reviews activities of the reserve advisory committees for those reserves assigned to this campus, and assumes any other responsibilities which may fall within its purview.

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» Office of Facilities and Governance Openings: 0

Mission:The Associated Students Office of Facilities and Governance is a coordinating body regarding the use of student facilities on campus in concert with the A.S. President vis-à-vis their role as the Campus Planning Committee representative and role as an ex-officio member on facility governance boards.

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» Office of the Attorney General (OAG) Openings: 4

Mission:The Attorney General shall act as the investigator and prosecutor in those cases which she/he brings to Judicial Council of violations against the A.S. Constitution and By-laws. She/he may also serve as an advisor to those who wish to bring a case themselves.

Website: www.facebook.com/asucsb.attorney

Time/Location of Meetings:TBD

Current board members:

Staff member:Dr. Marisela Marquez


Postion: Attorney General

Description: A) Be empowered to investigate and prosecute any potential violations of the ASUCSB Legal Code. 1) The Attorney General shall have the chief responsibility for litigation presented by the office. B) Advise those who bring their own cases. C) Hold a minimum of three (3) weekly office hours. D) Be an Ex-Officio member of all A.S. Boards and Commissions, Senate Committees, and Units. E) Attend all meetings of the Senate Standing Committee on Constitution and By-laws. F) Maintain a working knowledge of the Constitution and By-Laws. G) Maintain a strong knowledge of the A.S. Legal Code as well as the A.S. Financial Policies and Procedures. H) Work with all Associated Students groups or officials to prevent violations of the A.S. UCSB Legal Code. I) Represent the Associated Students in the prosecution of policy violations in which case the Attorney General will represent their office. J) Attend at least five (5) meetings per quarter of the Associated Students Senate. K) Attend at least three (3) meetings per quarter of the Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Business. L) Attend at least one (1) meeting per quarter of all other Associated Students regular meetings as time permits. M) Be knowledgeable on the actions of the A.S. Executives as well as their job duties as stated in the A.S. UCSB Legal Code. N) Meet regularly with the following entities: 1) The Internal Vice President bi-monthly 2) The President bi-quarterly O) Act as the Chief Legal Counsel to the A.S. Senate. P) Ensure there is proper implementation of all directives made by the A.S. Senate

Openings: 1

 

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Postion: The Solicitor General

Description: a) Maintain a strong knowledge of the A.S. UCSB Legal Code as well as the A.S. Financial Policies and Procedures. b) In the absence of the Attorney General, assume the duties and powers of the Attorney General. c) Assist and advise the Attorney General with the prosecution of cases brought to Judicial Council. d) Direct the OAG staff, under the guidance of the Attorney General, to work on cases involving violations of the A.S. UCSB Legal Code, including the assignment and follow-up of case-work. e) Organize and co-facilitate weekly staff meetings. f) Check in regularly with office staff to provide support in their work. g) Assume or delegate the responsibilities of any vacant positions within the OAG until such position is filled. h) Attend three (3) Senate meetings on behalf of, or in addition to, the Attorney General. i) Hold a minimum of two (2) weekly office hours. j) Attempt to attend at least one (1) meeting per quarter of all other Associated Students regular meetings as time permits. k) Attend at least two (2) meetings per quarter of the Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Business. l) Actively seek out violations of the elections code to be reported to the elections committee.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Caseworkers

Description: Caseworkers in the office of the attorney general assist the Attorney and Solicitor generals conduct investigations and prosecutions of violations of the associated students legal code.

Openings: 2

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Office of the Controller Openings: 0

Mission:To act as a consulting body for the following Associated Students' Units: A.S. Bike Shop, A.S. Cashiers, A.S. Community Financial Fund, A.S. Publications, A.S. Ticket Office, A.S. Legal Resource Center, and any new services which may be developed by the Sub-Committee. This committee will serve as a recommending body for the aforementioned groups to the Legislative Council and the A.S. Executive Director. The office serves as a liaison between A.S. Business Managers, student employees and Legislative Council. The office mainly seeks proposals for other business enterprises or ventures and will serve as the recommending body to Legislative Council for all proposals for future A.S. business enterprises.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/ASOOTC/

Time/Location of Meetings:Weekly (Fridays 4:30pm NATI Conference Rm.)

Current board members:Controller: Eva Sinha Asst. Controller: Guneet Kaur

Staff member:Mathew Norton


» Office of The Student Advocate (OSA) Openings: 0

Mission:The Office of the Student Advocate (OSA) shall facilitate open and honest communication between students and the University by providing free and confidential peer support advice and assistance to any student, student organization, or student group involved in a dispute with the University or any other entity within the University community. All staff members of the OSA shall advocate for any student requesting the services of the OSA. It is the responsibility of the OSA to give students the tools and information necessary to assist and aid them to either address their situation individually, or to be assisted by an OSA staff member. In addition, the OSA shall promote students’ rights as well as work to change and challenge policies of the University on behalf of the students of UCSB.

Website: https://advocate.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:TBD

Current board members:SAG-Elect: Jack Tannenbaum

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» On-Campus Senator Openings: 0

Mission:An On-Campus Senator position has become vacant in the 67th Senate, and because there was no runner-up in the Spring 2016 AS elections, students living on campus may apply for the position. *Applications are for the vacant On-Campus Senator position, not for a spot in the search committee. Thank you for your interest in AS Senate! You will hear from us shortly! Please contact Senator Ashley Selki with any questions at aselki@as.ucsb.edu.

Website: https://www.as.ucsb.edu/senate/

Time/Location of Meetings:Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the UCEN Flying A Room

Current board members:

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» President's Office (ASOP) Openings: 5

Mission:The AS President acts as the official representative of the student body in all campus, system-wide, local, state, and federal matters. The office is here as a resource to accomplish the goals and address the concerns of YOU, the students.

Website:

Time/Location of Meetings:TBA

Current board members:AS President Hieu Le

Staff member:TBA


Postion: Mental Health Coordinator

Description: Mental Health Coordinator will work to improve the quality of student health and wellness services, and monitor major student health concerns which include but are not limited to; mental health, drug or alcohol related incidents, general wellness, and other areas that become apparent.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Transfer Student Coordinator

Description: This position entails working with the Transfer Student Alliance, SIRRC and the Transfer Student Center with the goal of easing the transition into UCSB as well as incorporating more transfer students into the Association.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 year

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Postion: Sustainability Coordinator

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Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Director of Alumni Affairs

Description: Maintain the relationship between A.S. and the Alumni Association. Plan the A.S. Reunion during the All Gaucho Reunion. Work with the Alumni Association to provide a better connection between students and alumni. Seek Alumni support for A.S. Initiatives. Enhance the mentorship program between students and alumni in professional fields. Work with the A.S. Chief Financial Officer to maintain the A.S. Endowment.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Dream Scholar Coordinator

Description: This position is tasked with creating additional resources to inform students on how to better serve and be allies to the undocumented community. Furthermore, this position has the duty of making AS spaces more accessible and open to students of varying immigrational background.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 academic year

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» Public Safety Commission Openings: 3

Mission:The A.S. Public Safety Commission will work to increase the level of safety throughout the Isla Vista and the UCSB campus. The commission will focus on all safety issues concerning the student body as well as increasing student relations and communications with Isla Vista Foot Patrol, California Highway Patrol, UC Police Department, and the Office of Student Life in a positive manner. To help accomplish such improvement of relations and communications the commission shall organize projects and campaigns pertaining to public safety.

Website: http://cops.as.ucsb.edu/

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Postion: Chair

Description: a) Presides over all Public Safety Commission meetings. b) Responsible for formulation of the agenda for each Public Safety Commission meeting. c) Responsible for attending at least two (2) Senate meetings per quarter to report on the Committee�s actions. d) Appoints commission officers. e) Hold a minimum of three (3) office hours per week. f) Shall attend all BCU Chair Council Meetings. g) Shall attend two (2) meetings per quarter for the following BCUs: Queer Commission, Take Back the Night, BIKES, Commission on Student Wellbeing, Committee on Disability Equality. h) Shall meet with the EVPLA Safety Coordinator at least twice per quarter, as well as maintain regular communication. i) Creates and maintains the COPS Public Safety Commission budget.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: UCIV Liaison

Description: Managing, representing, expanding and coordinating UCIV program. Presides over UCIV Collaborative Board meetings. Responsible formulation of the agenda for UCIV Collaborative Board meeting. Responsible for formulating report of the meeting to be forwarded to Safety Commission. Acts as one of the head supervisors for UCIV. Assists in formulating and maintaining the inventory of UCIV items.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 school year

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Postion: Recruitment and Outreach

Description: Publicity coordinator for Public Safety Commission. Publish, report, and manage social media for Public Safety Commission and UCIV. Work to promote Public Safety Commission within the community through web presence (including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram), signage, peer outreach, and events. Act to increase awareness of and involvement with Public Safety Commission in the UCSB and Isla Vista communities. Hold a minimum of one (1) office hour per week.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 academic year

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» Radiation Safety Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Provides advice to the Vice Chancellor, Administrative Services concerning: radiation safety; governmental regulations; policies and procedures relating to the use of ionizing radiation; purchase of sources using ionizing radiation; resolution of potential safety problems; program elements, costs, and funding; maintains a file with the State of California of names of the members of the Committee; and maintains the Radiation Safety Manual.

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» Recreation Center Governance Board Openings: 0

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Current board members:Montana McClachlan, AS Rep

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» Renewable Energy Efficiency Initative Governance Board Openings: 0

Mission:The Student Services Renewable Energy Initiative will enable the campus to undertake a comprehensive, innovative Zero Net Energy (ZNE) initiative that will combine increased energy efficiencies with the use of clean, renewable energies. The project will also achieve the highest level of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification for most of the Division of Student Affairs buildings. Through the initiative, the campus will: 1) become a leading promoter in the use of ZNE to address significant environmental and economic challenges, 2) significantly reduce use of fossil fuels and carbon emissions, 3) gain greater energy independence, 4) help meet UCSB Climate Action Plan goals for a carbon neutral campus by 2050, and 5) direct a significant proportion of savings generated from this initiative to student services.

Website: http://www.sa.ucsb.edu/Sustainability/RenewableEnergyInitiative.aspx

Time/Location of Meetings:At least one per month, every quarter

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» Restorative Justice Committee Openings: 0

Mission:The restorative justice concept, as a complementary means to existing conduct processes of addressing and resolving bias/hate issues and incidents, has been discussed and endorsed by the Advisory Council on Campus Climate, Culture and Inclusion. With the support of the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and the Office of Student Life, I would like to move forward with forming a committee that will help implement and maintain a restorative justice program here at UC Santa Barbara. It would be most helpful if you could provide me with at least two undergraduate nominees for the important committee. It would also be helpful if the nominees had an interest or involvement in issues of campus climate, diversity, tolerance and inclusion, or restorative justice. Thank you for your assistance. I value and appreciate the time Associated Students spends on these requests. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact my assistant, Kevin McCauley, at x8182 or kevin.mccauley@chancellor.ucsb.edu.

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» Sierra Madre Building Committee Openings: 0

Mission:We are convening a building committee for the Sierra Madre student housing project. This will build 115 apartments for undergraduate students and 36 apartments for faculty and staff rentals. This project was originally planned for a private developer's project, but that proved to be infeasible. As such it has returned as a University project, but is near completion of design. We hope to start construction this coming spring.

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Time/Location of Meetings:This is a building committee that may only meet once or twice.

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Staff member:Chuck Haines


» Small Boat Operations Committee Openings: 0

Mission:The purpose of boating operation procedures and standards is to help ensure that all boating is conducted in a safe and effective manner and to set forth standards for training. I like small boats and I cannot lie.

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» Smoke Free Campus Advisory Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Work with the Chancellor to help implement a smoke-free policy on campus.

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» Student Health Advisory Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Has been established to allow students to examine, evaluate, and make specific recommendations to the Student Health Service (SHS) Director on issues relevant to the operation of the UCSB Student Health Service.

Website: http://studenthealth.sa.ucsb.edu/shac.aspx

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Staff member:Mary Ferris, Executive Director, Student Health Aleisa Pfau, Public Relations Manager Betsy Reynolds-Malear, Asst. Director


» Student Initiated Recruitment and Retention Committee Openings: 1

Mission:SIRRC is a collective effort of students catering to the needs of local and academic communities. We foster guidance and support for underrepresented communities in the pursuit of higher education. Also establishing the fundamental interaction needed to create a long-term recruitment and retention program within our UCSB community.

Website: http://sirrc.as.ucsb.edu

Time/Location of Meetings:Thursdays at 6 PM in the Annex

Current board members:Executive Co-Chairs: Joshua Hudson & Lorena Alvarez

Staff member:LaDonte King


Postion: Community Builder

Description: Act as the lead person to initiate community building activities such as: retreats, socials and ice-breakers. Also puts on midterm and final Study Jams with Secretary.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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» Student Lobby Openings: 0

Mission:Associated Students Student Lobby is located on the first floor of the Multicultural Center. It features well-trodden carpet and uncomfortable chairs that house the transient rears of students nervously awaiting CoC interviews or seeking respite from the fine 70 degree weather outside. Some also call it an organization that strives to unite activism, professionalism, and strategic action planning while implementing local, state-wide, and national campaigns. We initiate, develop, and implement campaigns that alter the relations of power that adversely affect students on the UCSB campus. Student Lobby strives to instigate change within our current political reality, focusing on protecting the rights of students and fighting against the declining accessibility and quality of higher education. To this end, Student Lobby will work on issues affecting all students especially those of under represented communities.

Website: http://studentlobby.as.ucsb.edu/

Time/Location of Meetings:Tuesdays 8pm Nati Conference Room

Current board members:Armchair #1: Maria Flores

Staff member:Mahader Tesfai


» Student Resource Building (SRB) Governance Board Openings: 0

Mission:Campus Advisory Committee which focuses on the maintenance of the Student Resource Building as well as communication between the different student-run programs which operate from the SRB

Website: http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2013/013815/opening-staff-representative-governance-board

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» Student/Faculty Conduct Committee Openings: 0

Mission:Reviews matters of student conduct and recommends sanctions, if appropriate, to the Chancellor or designee. When requested by a Department, reviews student discipline in academic matters and/or recommends appropriate sanctions. Reviews requests for re-admission of students who have been suspended for disciplinary reasons and recommends to the Chancellor. Registered campus organizations are required to comply with University policies and campus regulations enumerated in Chapters I-IV of the University of California Santa Barbara Campus Regulations Applying to Campus Activities, Organizations, and Students, or they will be subject to sanctions for violation of such policies and regulations. Furthermore, from time to time, there is a need for a representative body to interpret these regulations when disputes regarding their meaning arise. The Student/Faculty Committee on Student Conduct will manage these two functions (i.e., organizational discipline and regulation interpretation).

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» Take Back the Night Openings: 0

Mission:The charge of the Take Back the Night Committee is to raise awareness about issues surrounding sexual violence through activism, advocacy, and survivor empowerment. It aids survivors in finding and demonstrating their empowerment, provides a forum for survivors and allies alike to make their voices heard, and creates an environment in which survivors of sexual violence can begin to heal. Connect with us: https://www.facebook.com/tbtnsb

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Time/Location of Meetings:Tuesday at 7pm; African Diasporic Cultural Resource Center

Current board members:2016-2017 Co-Chairs: Alissa Gomez and Midory Ibanez Publicity Coordinator: Gaby Cortez On-Campus Outreach Coordinator: Ishita Kanungo Off-Campus Outreach Coordinator: Amy Koo Finance Coordinator:Leanna Lugo Ourstorian:

Staff member:Marilyn Dukes


» Technology and Media Services Committee Openings: 3

Mission:The Technology and Media Services Committee's (TSC) purpose is to (1) provide recommendations on legislation relating to the purchase of technology and network related requests; (2) have the responsibility and authority to recommend the allocation of computer and network equipment within ASUCSB as seen necessary; (3) initiate research methods to reduce costs and of computer purchases; (4) review and oversee ASUCSB entities' computer and network purchases; (5) review and prioritize all media requests from ASUCSB bodies and Units prior to submitting those requests to Creative Media (6) setting and reviewing ASUCSB media policies and practices (7) oversee all expenditures of the A.S. Marketing budget.

Website: http://tech.as.ucsb.edu/

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Current board members:Nick Ray (CTO)

Staff member:Sean Lieberman


Postion: Chief Technology Officer

Description: As Chief Technology Officer, you are asked to schedule and attend weekly meetings for Tech and Media Services Committee as well as report to AS Senate at least twice a quarter. You would be expected to hold a minimum of three regularly scheduled office hours so that you can assist in the completion fo the budget packet for the following year. You would also attend Chair Council Meetings once per quarter.

Openings: 1

 

Length: One Academic Year

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Postion: Project Director

Description: Perform evidence-backed research and reach out directly to student and A.S. groups to understand validity of proposed technological solutions. Write work-flow SOPs, liaison between various A.S. departments, research desirability of proposals, and create/uphold deadlines for proposed projects.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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Postion: Tech Director

Description: Perform evidence-backed research and assess large-scale technological investment opportunities on behalf of UCSB Associated Students. Write work-flow SOPs, liaison between various A.S. departments, research desirability of proposals, and draw execution plans for engineering teams.

Openings: 1

 

Length: 1 Academic Year

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» Test Committee Openings: 0

Mission:This is just a test of the description block

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Current board members:Board Test

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» University Center Governance Board Openings: 0

Mission:The charge of the University Center Governance Board will include, but is not limited to, operations decisions, space allocations, budget, personnel, programming, satellite operations, investments, purpose and image, facilities, services, programs, activities, etc. It shall review and have full authority over the operations and development of the Center with respect to any matters involving policy, including short and long term planning for the financial viability of the UCen. The Board shall be involved in all aspects of the budget process and shall approve the annual UCen budget, business plan, and pricing structures. Implementation of policy will be a function of University Center management. The Board shall not be involved in daily management practices nor impair management's ability to implement timely business decisions which are consonant with the fiduciary responsibilities outlined in this charge and reflected in the UCen's budget and business plan. The relationship with and jurisdiction of the Office of the Chancellor and the designated Associate Vice Chancellor shall include, but not be limited to, ensuring that sound fiscal policies are adhered to and that the decisions of the Board are in compliance with the University's mission, policies, and procedures. Decision of the Board are subject to review and final approval of the Chancellor or the appropriate Associate Vice Chancellor's Office.

Website: http://www.ucen.ucsb.edu/administration/governance_board.html

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Staff member:Jamaal Ahmed


» Web Development Openings: 0

Mission:AS Webdev is tasked with the creation, maintenance, and monitoring of websites within Associated Students.

Website: http://www.as.ucsb.edu/services/web.php

Time/Location of Meetings:Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:00

Current board members:Marisela Marquez

Staff member:JudyAnn, Sean, and Beth