Student Government Association


Student Government Association Committees

The Student Government Association has three committees dedicated to advocate for the diverse needs of the student body of Columbia College Chicago. Each SGA member serves in at least one committee, and this is where the work gets done.

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Internal Affairs:

Thursdays 5:00-6:00PM in The Loft (2nd floor of Student Center in Student Life)

The Internal Affairs Committee organizes and manages all internal affairs of the SGA senate. This includes hearing and reviewing fund requests, developing Senate training and orientation, arranging for guest speakers for Senate meetings, and organizing and implementing internal Senate events. The Internal Affairs Committee meeting alternate each week on Thursdays from 5-6 PM in The Loft. Please reach out to Julianna Lakomski (VP of Finance) for more information. 

External Affairs: 

Tuesdays 6:00-7:00PM in The Loft (2nd floor of Student Center in Student Life)

The External Affairs Committee handles recruitments of new members, as well as publicity of the SGA. This includes recruiting new members of the organization, creating and implementing marketing strategies for brand awareness and events. This committee also deals with the publication of all advertisements, flyers, and other promotional materials. The External Affairs Committee meetings are Tuesdays from 6-7 PM in The Loft. Please reach out to Easton Dippel (VP of Communications) for more information. 

Student Affairs: 

Fridays 10-11 AM in The Loft (2nd floor of Student Center in Student Life) 

The Student Affairs Committee addresses the concerns of the student body of Columbia College. This committee handles issues ranging from matters of campus facilities and environment, residence life, and student life concerns to academic and non-academic concerns. Part of the Student Affairs Committee is a standing committee specifically for Graduate Student Affairs. The Student Affairs Committee meetings are open to ALL Columbia College Chicago students! Committee meetings are Fridays from 10-11 AM in The Loft. Please reach out to Ben Jossi (Student Representative to the Board of Trustees) for more information.