Student Affairs Committee

Student Affairs Committee

Chair: Christine Rhee (
Coordinator: Marcella Stranieri (
Materials (for committee members only)

The Student Affairs Committee evaluates current policies for non-academic matters of student life, as well as proposing new policies to better adjust to the ever changing nature of student life in the campus community. Areas the committee examines include, but are not limited to, student organizations, resident life, extracurricular activities, and the general concerns of the student body.

The committee consists of an appointed presiding officer; eight undergraduate students, of whom four must be Senators; four graduate students, of whom two must be Senators; two faculty members; two staff members; the President or a representative of the Student Government Association; the President or a representative of the Graduate Student Government; two representatives of the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs; and one representative each from the Graduate School and the Department of Resident Life.

^ Meetings & Agendas

Fall Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Friday, September 21, 2018 10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Friday, October 12, 2018 10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. 1310A Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Friday, November 16, 2018 10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Cancelled
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall TBD
Spring Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Committee Work

No bills currently under review by this committee.

Past Committee Work

Committee Members

Alpert, DanielUndergraduate StudentBMGTdalpert1@umd.edu2019
Brown, MakaylaUndergraduate StudentCMNSmbrown59@umd.edu2019
Caporellie, ErinStaffSPHLetc@umd.edu2020
Caringola, ElizabethFacultyLIBRecaringo@umd.edu2020
Fortson, NoahUndergraduate Student SenatorJOURnfortson@terpmail.umd.edu2019
Hummel, MaryEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAmlhummel@umd.edu2019
Ighani, MehrnazUndergraduate Student SenatorSPHLmehrnazighani@yahoo.com2019
Jijoho-Ogun, KasopeGraduate StudentENGRjijoho@umd.edu2019
Kahn, SashaUndergraduate Student SenatorARCHskahn@umd.edu2019
Liang, JingGraduate Student SenatorPUAFjliang14@umd.edu2019
Martin, SusanEx-Officio - Graduate School RepVPSAsmarti18@umd.edu2019
McGhee, JoshuaUndergraduate StudentBSOSjmcghee@umd.edu2019
Nambiar, RohiniEx-Officio - SGA RepSPHLrnambiar@umd.edu2019
Njunkeng, NerriseUndergraduate StudentCMNSfnerrise@terpmail.umd.edu2019
Passarella-George, DennisEx-Officio - Resident Life RepVPSAdgeorge@umd.edu2019
Rahaman, ShaikFacultyAGNRsrahaman@umd.edu2019
Raja, AldrichGraduate Student SenatorENGRaldrich_uniflame@yahoo.in2019
Rhee, ChristineChairEDUCcrhee@umd.edu2019
Schmidt, JoshuaUndergraduate Student SenatorARCHjschmid5@umd.edu2019
Shahverdi, AriaEx-Officio - GSG RepENGRashahver@umd.edu2019
Simpkins, EricaStaffVPSAesimpkin@umd.edu2019
Supple, MatthewEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAmsupple@umd.edu2019
Venaglia, RachelGraduate StudentBSOSrachel.venaglia@gmail.com2019