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The Forest

Fantastic Opportunities to Get Involved

Student Government is excited to announce that it is seeking student representatives for Board of Trustees and Institutional Committees. These committees play a crucial role in the operations of the College and the student representatives ensure that student input is included in their conversations.

Below is a list of the committees, their meeting times and vacant positions. If you are interested in serving in one of these committees, please submit a letter of intent by noon on Thursday, October 12th to Jeremy Levinson (levinsonjb@mx.lakeforest.edu).

Board of Trustees Committees

These committees only meet four times throughout the academic year when the Board of Trustees convenes.

Academic Affairs Committee – Seeking two students
Description: This committee recommends educational policies, faculty appointments, promotions and salaries, and candidates for honorary degrees.
First Meeting: Thursday, October 19th from 4:45-6:15pm

Athletics and Recreation Committee – Seeking two students
Description: This committee establishes College policies concerning intercollegiate athletics, evaluates program objectives, and reviews budget, personnel, and needs of the Athletic Department.
First Meeting: Thursday, October 19th from 4:45-6:15pm

Property and Operations Committee – Seeking one student
Description: This committee recommends policies for the administration of campus grounds and facilities.
First Meeting: TBD

Student Affairs Committee – Seeking two students
Description: This committee makes recommendations to the full Board of Trustees on student life and welfare.
First Meeting: Thursday, October 19th from 3:00-4:30pm

Institutional Committees 

These committees meet on a weekly basis.

Curricular Policies Committee– Seeking one student
Description: This committee discusses and formulates curricular policies and procedures and exercise oversight of curricular changes.
Meeting Time: Mondays at 4pm

LIT Committee – Seeking two students
Description: This committee serves in conjunction with the Library and Informational Technology Department of College. This Department is responsible for fixing and updating technology and Internet access on campus.
Meeting Time: Wednesday Afternoons

Campus Sustainability Committee – Seeking one student
Description: This committee considers and recommends policies and procedures on issues relating to the College’s efforts to be an ecologically sound campus.
Meeting Time: Thursdays at 4pm