MISSION STATEMENT

The Academic Affairs Committee is the front line in advocating for the academic success and development of the student body. We serve as the primary liaisons between faculty and the students to ensure that every student has the opportunity to succeed. This year the Academic Affairs Committee will be focusing on ensuring that our academic systems are equitable and just across the board. Topics we will be focusing on this year include textbook affordability, supporting first generation students, and much more.

ONGOING PROGRAMS & SERVICES 

  • Pre-Professional Brightspace Modules
  • FeaST (Free Eating Attracts Students and Teachers)

CURRENT INITIATIVES

  • Universal Test Bank/Community Learning Repository
  • First Generation Student Working Group
  • Peer Mentorship Program
  • Sample Tracks
  • Graduate School Equity Fund

PAST INITIATIVES

  • Create a premed advising system
  • Host a Faculty Appreciation Week
  • Revamp VOCIE evaluations

Tanya Iyer

Committee Chair

Tanya Iyer

Year: Junior