Commuter Reps

Vice President of Commuter Life's Committee


Description:

This person will be responsible for representing the opinions of fellow class members to ASC, foster a relationship between Commuters and ASC, and serve on the ASC Campus Representatives Committee. Duties of this committee include keeping the ASC Constitution, By-Laws and standing rules accurate with current job descriptions, school rules, the Community Life Fund, Academic Pursuit Fund, and moral and ethical codes under God. This person will be directly involved in all campus elections.

Qualifications:

This individual must be organized, able to communicate with a variety of their class members and

have the desire to represent others’ opinions.

Applicants must be full-time students ( minimum of 12 credit hours ) in good academic standing with George Fox University for the duration of the time they hold their position.

Responsibilities:

— Attend weekly committee meetings led by the ASC Vice Presidents of Representation and Commuter Life

— Serve as a student representative on committees as needed

— Helm one of four Commuter Life Specializations:

1. Foxhole Coordinator

2. Event Coordinator

3. Commuter Outreach Coordinator

4. Commuter “In-reach” Coordinator

— Work collaboratively with each of the other coordinators.

--  Complete a program evaluation after each event when necessary

— Encourage the involvement of fellow class members and promote/publicize upcoming events

— Have a working knowledge of the ASC Constitution

— Work with other members of the committee to make just decisions concerning the student body

— Serve on the Elections Committee

— Attend all forums required by Central Committee

— Attend/organize commuter events as much as possible

— Spend a minimum of two hours in the Bruin Den or Foxhole connecting with students

— Abide by all GFU community lifestyle standards as outlined in the Student Handbook


References:

Please have one reference form filled out by a faculty member, and one by a student leader on campus (RA, PA, SPIL Intern, Club Leader, etc.)

Time Commitment:

7-10 hours weekly ( 1 office hour, 2 hour Campus Representatives Committee meeting including the Community Life Fund, 2 hours of community engagement) plus program responsibilities (this includes elections and other events, hours may vary)

Honorarium:

Inquire at the ASC offices for stipend information.

Specializations:

Foxhole Coordinator

Responsible for the organization and upkeep of the FoxHole. This includes restocking the kitchen, assisting with scheduling and events, and ensuring the space is in working order. The Foxhole Manager should be detail oriented, have a positive attitude, and be skilled in communication with both students and faculty.

Event Coordinator

Responsible for coordinating events for Commuters, both on and off campus.This will entail working closely with each of the other coordinators to create parties and events for Commuters. The Event Coordinator should be an excellent communicator, have experience planning events, and be able to see “the big picture” without losing track of details.

Commuter Outreach Coordinator

Responsible for reaching out to Commuters while they are off campus, primarily facilitating programs that will enable Commuters to connect with one another while they’re not at George Fox. This may include working on Commuter family groups, ride shares, or other events in the surrounding area. The Outreach Coordinator should be a great communicator, outgoing, friendly, and a self-starter.

Commuter In-reach Coordinator

Responsible for creating opportunities for Commuters to connect with students on-campus. The In-reach Coordinator’s job is to enable Commuters get involved on campus events, clubs, and organizations—but also to help them lead and engage with their passions while they’re at George Fox. The In-reach Coordinator should be excited about building bridges between on and off-campus students, flexible with scheduling, positive, and an excellent communicator.