ASUCD Committees 2017-2018

Taskforces (Issue-specific)

Taskforce Mission Director Contact Meeting Time
Housing Taskforce Ad hoc taskforce, at the discretion of the President Don Gibson (post-grad) contact chair
Food Security Taskforce To provide a central platform in ASUCD where different food security initiatives can meet regularly for updates and possible collaboration Elected by committee members pending by elections committee contact chair

ASUCD Programmatic Committee

Committee Mission Director Contact Meeting Time
Mental Health Initiative Promote mental health awareness on campus (refer to bylaws). Sam Chiang Mondays at 6 PM at WRRC Library
Disability Rights Advocacy Committee (DRAC) The purpose of the Disability Rights Advocacy Committee, hereinafter referred to as DRAC, is to provide student recommendations to the Student Disability Center, uplift differently-abled student voices within ASUCD, and engage in outreach and destigmatization efforts regarding differently abled-students. pending hire TBD TBD
Aggie Public Arts Committee (APAC) Enhance UC Davis and campus community with art projects, serve as liason. Marielle Ednaldio TBD
DREAM Committee Advocate for DREAM students and improve climate through education and awareness. Enrique Lopez Fridays at 5:00 PM at the AB540 center (tentatively)
Student Health and Wellness Committee (SHAWC) Promote health and wellness. Doris Cortez TBD
Sexual Assault Awareness and Advocacy Committee (SAAAC) Advocate for initiatives on campus to enhance climate and educate about rape culture. Lily Karim (acting chair) Thursdays from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM at AMC

ASUCD Internal Committees

Committee Mission Chair Contact Meeting Time
Technology, Internet, and Networking Committee (TINC) Authority to recommend the allocation of computer and networking equipment within ASUCD, research methods to reduce costs of computer purchases, and prioritize all Networking and Internet related requests. ASUCD Controller Jin Zhang Wednesdays from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (every other week)
Marketing Committee Centralize ASUCD-wide marketing decisions and determine prioritization of marketing. ASUCD Controller Jin Zhang Fridays
Unit Relocation and Space Allocation Committee (URSAC) A forum to discuss physical unit and space reallocations. ASUCD Controller Jin Zhang Wednesdays from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (every other week)
Elections Committee Carry out elections twice per year (see Bylaws). Naeema Kaleem Fridays from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Committee on Committees To conduct the advertising, application, and appointment process of undergraduates to Administrative Advisory Committees (AAC) and Academic Senate Committees. Kia Aliakbar up to the Chair’s discretion
Undergraduate Sponsorships and Advertising Committee (USA) Centralize ASUCD’s sponsorhip opportunites and work with strategic partners to develop and enhance brand exposure and corporate relationships – Liason to UPP ASUCD Controller Jin Zhang TBD

Philanthropic Committees

Committee Mission Chair Contact Meeting Time
ASUCD Scholarship Committee Manage all activities relating to the Scholarship, handle all the planning, publicizing, and selecting of recipients, and ensuring proper distribution. ASUCD Vice President Adilla Jamaludin Fridays, time TBD
Champagne Committee Giving awards of excellence to student hourly employees in ASUCD. ASUCD President Josh Dalavai TBD
ASUCD Volunteer Award Committee Giving awards of excellence to ASUCD volunteers. ASUCD President Josh Dalavai TBD

External Committees

Committee Mission Chair Contact Meeting Time
Student Police Relations Committee (SPRC) Initiate dialogue between the students and the UCDPD and DPD, and address student concerns about police procedures. The Student-Police Relations Committee Representative shall serve as the official liaison between the ASUCD Senate and the Student-Police Relations Committee, and shall attend all scheduled meetings of the Student-Police Relations Committee. *dependent on Police Chief TBD TBD TBD
Media Board Oversee media interests on the UC Davis campus. Sheri Atkinson Determined by Doodle Poll
Committee on Student Affairs and Fees (COSAF) Formerly known as CURB/SSFAAC; (CURB) Advises on matters affecting the use of facilities and programs under CRU: capital projects, implementation of programs and services of the MU, Silo, and Recreation Services. Reviews expenditures of SASI/SSMF funds in ICA and Recreation to ensure funds are allocated and spent consisted with the 1994 SSMF Referendum. Has oversight of CEI and FACE Fee Referendums. (SSFAAC) Primary agency for channeling student input into decisions regarding the level and use of Student Services Fees on the Davis campus Sheila Bird Fridays, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Recruitment and Retention Organizing Committee – SRRC Committee (RROC) Promote academic preparation, leadership training and cultural activities for non-college tracked youth and support retention efforts of underrepresented students, attend weekly meetings, and review grant proposals. Stacy Lopez (SRRC) Fridays, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in SSC Meeting Room A