The Student Senate represents YOU on campus. The Senate advocates for policies that benefit every student and supports more than 70 clubs and organizations that can play a big role in your college experience. Members are active on standing Governors State University committees, offering their voice on students’ behalf to the administration and the board of trustees.
Student Senate at Governors State University
The mission of the Student Senate is to promote the general welfare of GSU
students. This is accomplished through the representation of student concerns,
viewpoints and interests regarding governance issues to the administration,
staff and faculty.
Through this work, the Student
Senate will strive to improve the quality of the academic and co-curricular
experience at GSU and provide developmental opportunities for its members.
GSU Student Senate
Anyone interested in serving on the Student Senate please email us at email@example.com. The diversity of our leadership team will bring an array of inspiration and initiative to new student programming and/or the college-wide changes implemented by the student senate.
2022 - 2023 Student Senate Leadership Team
- PRESIDENT - Marquis Parks
- VICE PRESIDENT - Dakota Keel
- TREASURER - Andres Cornejo
- SECRETARY - Ganesh Sai Marineni
- STUDENT BOARD OF TRUSTEES REPRESENTATIVE - Lluvia Hernandez-Aguirre
- ILLINOIS BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION REPRESENTATIVE - Tia Gunby
- INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SENATOR - Manjusha Thimmaiah
- VETERAN STUDENT SENATOR - Renee Striverson
- COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES REPRESENTATIVE - Alessandri Ward
- COLLEGE OF EDUCATION REPRESENTATIVE - Jada Butler
- JUNIOR STUDENT SENATOR - Ariel Rowe
We encourage all GSU students to engage with the Student Senate by keeping us informed of any concerns you have. Meetings are open to the public and all students are encouraged to attend.
For more information about Student Senate or to reach a senator, please send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2022 - 2023 STUDENT SENATE ELECTIONS
2022-2023 STUDENT SENATE ELECTIONS
It's time to cast your vote for the 2022-2023 Student Senate.
Elections will be held from April 15 - 20, 2022.
Click HERE to select who you would like to see in leadership.
Please note students can still run for office as a write in candidate.
For more information email email@example.com with questions.
Student Senate Meetings
Student Senate is the premiere campus
organization that represents and serves the student body. Becoming a
member of Student Senate allows you to help GSU reach higher heights and deeper
depths in providing the collegiate experience every student deserves through
your leadership. Now more than ever, your leadership is needed during
this unprecedented time to serve as advocates for the student body and
Join us for our monthly meetings held from 1pm - 2pm. Locations are indicated below:
September 22nd Location: B1241
October 13th Location: Engbretson Hall
November 10th Location: Hall of Honors