LSC-Tomball Student Government Association
What is SGA?
The Student Government Association is a fun, energetic group of students representing the Lone Star College-Tomball student body.
2017-2018 SGA Applications are due to the Office of Student Life (C-223) on Friday, August 25, 2017.
LSC-Tomball SGA / Club Council meetings are held during the fall and spring semesters in room C210 at 11:30 am on the last Monday of every month.
The president presides over all meetings and functions and is the voice of the Student Government Association. The president serves as a "cheerleader" for all the SGA members and is expected to engage members and always be supportive and engaging.
Vice President: Open
The Vice President is responsible for overseeing committees while communicating and working with the committee chairs. The Vice President is also responsible for aiding the President of the SGA when necessary.
The Secretary position requires organization skills and attention to detail. The secretary takes minutes at every SGA meeting and distributes the notes to members via e-mail and other forms of communication. This position is responsible for keeping all members up-to-date regarding meetings and events.
The treasurer is responsible for maintaining accurate financial records for SGA. The treasurer works closely with the club advisor to prepare the budget, record and submit all expenses, and maintain the ledger.
An SGA Member:
- Actively participates in SGA trainings
- Nurtures and promotes a team atmosphere.
- Is highly motivated and energetic.
- Excels at meeting new people.
- Is eager for new challenges and is able to learn from things and apply them quickly.
- Represents LSC-Tomball and the Office of Student Life in the best light.
- Provides motivation for both students and fellow SGA members.
- Evaluates programs and events with fellow SGA members.
- Provides ideas for future programs and events.
- Is a voice for the LSC-Tomball Student.
Why join SGA?
Joining the Student government Association is a fantastic way for you to get involved at LSC-Tomball and gain experience that will be beneficial to you throughout your education and beyond.
The benefits of joining the SGA include:
Making connections with faculty and staff on campus that could aid students in future endeavors.
The opportunity to build a resume that includes leadership, community service, and team building accomplishments.
The ability to help plan events on campus and make connections with fellow students.
The opportunity to represent the LSC-Tomball student body to faculty, staff, and administrators.
Being a part of a team that influences and improves the LSC-Tomball campus and student body.
Opportunity to travel to state and regional conferences.
Getting involved and making a difference!
Students interested in joining the SGA must:
Demonstrate an understanding of the purpose and goals of the SGA.
Have excellent communication skills- verbal and written.
Have a good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher the semester prior.
Be able to attend all training sessions. Training sessions dates are TBD.
Be able to work at the majority of the programs and events.
Preference s given to those who have demonstrated leadership ability, the ability to work with students, peer group, faculty, and administration.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact Patrick Gilbert or Shannon Marino:
Program Manager, Student Life