ASG In Review – Oct. 19, 2020

Kirk Meyers, News Editor

The Associated Student Government (ASG) is holding board meetings through Zoom for the rest of the spring quarter. As usual, meetings are held every other Monday. Students are welcome to join to voice concerns or speak to their representatives. This meeting was held on Oct. 19, with the next scheduled for Nov. 2. Budget and Finance Officer Nathan Sidik began the meeting by giving ASG’s mini grant budget report: $22,000.00 out of $25,000.00.

New Business

Accreditation: Student Open Forum

On Nov 2 ,3 & 4 ,Shoreline is set to host a team from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU),and the regional accrediting agency, who will oversee the evaluation of Shoreline Community College’s accreditation standards. An occurrence that transpires every seven years, which plays a crucial role in maintaining the accreditation required to receive federal financial aid. Students are encouraged to attend, and those who do will be rewarded with a $5 gift card from Starbucks. To guarantee an appropriate and representative group is in attendance, RSVP to the forums using this form:, note that an RSVP is not required to attend.

Nominee Approvals

Appointment Review Committees

Appointment Review Committees are assembled by faculty seeking a tenured position. Students appointed to these committees become part of the review process the tenure-tracked teachers must go through before attaining tenured status. As part of that process, the ASG is tasked with approving student volunteers to fill said positions, this week the ASG unanimously accepted the appointment of fourteen student volunteers.