2016-17: Our Goals

The Council is now in session! We're organized into three committees, and we've got a few other special projects. After many discussions, we're thrilled to announce our goals for the school year. 


Development
Committee Chair: Andrew Eads
Advisor: Treasurer Stephen Akers

  1. Renovate the Gyrene Café
  2. Continue moving forward with Project STOVE
  3. Make Improvements to the Student Park
  4. Launch a sustainability initiative (in tandem with Public Relations and Physical Plant)

Culture
Committee Chair: Marisa Helms
Advisor: President John Gargano

  1. Promote the joyful culture on campus through the following feast day celebrations:
    1. Inspiration Day (September 10)
    2. Feast of All Saints (November 1)
    3. Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe (December 8)
    4. St. Patrick's Day (March 17)
    5. Feast of St. Joseph (March 19)
    6. Feast of the Annunciation (March 25)

Public Relations
Committee Chair: Regina Avila
Advisor: Secretary Philip Rhein

  1. Promote SGA Events and Initiatives
  2. Promote Gyrene Athletics in tandem with the athletics department
  3. Work with Academic Affairs to Encourage Academic Discussion

Clubs, Households, and Organizations
Headed By: Vice President Peter Liffrig
Clubs Coordinator: Corinne Zay
Households Coordinator: Nora Anderson

  1. Establish and continually improve relationships with staff members and club/household leaders, to help them understand how SGA works and achieve their goals
  2. Launch a national network to connect and unite Catholic university councils