Northern Iowa Student Government

Board of Directors Application

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Applications Extension for the following positions will close Friday, September 20th, at 11:59p.m.

1. Director of Alumni Relations

  • Work with the Director of Public Relations on sending semesterly newsletters updating NISG alumni on NISG initiatives. These newsletters should include alumni spotlights
  • Plan yearly alumni events on campus
  • Collaborate with the Associate Director of Campus Engagement on improving communication with the Lower Cabinet Director of Alumni Relations.

3. Director of LGBTQ+ Affairs

  • Attend UNIProud meetings weekly, and attends meeting of any other LGBTQ+ community-specific organizations.
  • Attend LGBTQ+ Advisory and Advocacy Committee meetings monthly.
  • Collaborate with the Gender and Sexuality Services Center, student organizations, and the administration to work on projects that promote inclusivity, such as making facilities and housing gender inclusive.
  • Serve as a liaison for the LGBTQ+ community to provide campus resources and relevant information to students.

4. Director of Residence Life

  • Encourage collaboration between the Department of Residence and Student Government through, but not limited to, events.
  • Investigate Department of Residence initiatives and and procedures to see if they are sufficient in meeting students’ needs.
  • Schedule meetings regularly with the acting Director of Residence Life.
  • Assess areas of growth for the Department of Residence and help strengthen those areas by working with both the DOR as well as other necessary departments.
  • Serve as a liaison between RHA and NISG
  • Must attend all RHA meetings

5. Director of Transfer Students

  • Serve on the Organization and Finance Committee.
  • Meet regularly with the Transfer Admissions Counselor to discuss initiatives related to transfer students and issues they face when attending UNI
  • Work to improve engagement for transfer students (i.e connection to campus through student organizations, experience students have both academically and socially).
  • Collaborate with Lower Cabinet Directors (i.e First Year Students) to help achieve these initiatives.
  • Meet with coordinators for programs (i.e Cat Crew, UNI Now, Summer Orientation, etc.) to look for improvements regarding transfer students’ experience.
  • Meet with the Residence Life Coordinator of Shull Hall to discuss and improve the Transfer Learning Community.

6. Director of Graduate Life

  • Serve as a member of the Graduate Advisory Committee.
  • Attend any other graduate level committees or meetings.
  • Schedule monthly meetings the the Dean of the Graduate College.
  • Serve as a liaison between NISG and graduate students.
  • Communicate NISG activities to graduate students across campus
  • Promote graduate events, activities, and programs.








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