Student Senate members foster communication, positive relationships and unity among students, faculty, and administration by participating in college-wide committees and initatives. 

Mission

Student Senate will promote leadership and communication in the pursuit of knowledge with the core values of reverence, integrity, compassion, and excellence.
 


Activities

Each year Student Senate establishs goals such as raising funds to support charities, provide refreshments during final exam week, and participate in leadership and service learning opportunities.


Elections

If you have a passion for leadership consider running for a position in Student Senate. As a Student Senate representative you have an opportunity to effect change on behalf of your fellow students.  Elections occur each September.


Elected Members 2018-2019 


President
Austin Blankman



Vice President
Faiza Ibrahim



Secretary
Madeline Husted



Treasurer
Shaynee Downey



Allied Health School Senator
Aleyna Follett


Nursing School Senator
Makinzee Epperly


LAS School Senator
Taryn Sather

On-line Student Suggestion Box

The Student Senate organization (SS) wants all students to have a voice.  In order to meet the needs of all students, long distance or commuting, an on-line suggestion box has been provided so students can submite questions, comments, or concerns.  Students can submit their comment anonymously by going to: https://mercycollegeiowa.wufoo.com/forms/q1svc1sq05mzzfr/

Comment Process:

1. Student submits suggestion via link

2. Comment is reviewed and sent to the applicable area/person for response

3. Respondent is asked to reply in writing to the Director of Student Engagement within two weeks

4. Response is taken to Student Senate for review and communication plan is developed

Any student wishing to receive a direct response to their comment is encouraged to contact the Student Engagement Office, located in the Josephine Norkaitis Student Success Center.

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