SGA president shares opportunities

Greetings,I am Lamark Hughes your Student Government Association President. I would like to welcome all incoming freshman, returning students and our new BPCC at Grambling students.

It is my pleasure to communicate with you as we begin our spring 2011 semester. The 2010-2011 SGA Administration should prove to be a very productive and efficient team.

It is my desire as SGA president to continue to build upon our motto of excellence through service as we strive to promote the general welfare of our student body.

Exciting things are happening at Grambling State University and SGA is at the pulse of that excitement. As we continue into a phase in GSU history with the President, Dr. Frank Pogue’s platform “A New Beginning,” it is important that we adequately represent the needs and concerns of the student body.

We, the SGA, look forward to working with each student as we strive for excellence. I hope that you all have enjoyed your winter break and are anticipating a productive semester.

The SGA hopes that you are happy and content as we pursue a new semester which brings new ideas, policies, and objectives. We are also looking for some student leaders to fill some positions.

Information Technology/ Web Administrator: Duties include assisting with implementing the SGA president’s agenda for advancing student technology on campus by establishing a working relationship with the IT Department and Student Technology Committee (STC), be responsible for all maintenance and updates to the SGA Web site with the consent of the SGA president and will be required to attend all administrative council cabinet meetings.

Prerequisite: Candidate must show previous experience in the field of Web administering and computer systems through work experience and a letter of recommendation from a credible source.

Keeping GSU Clean and Going Green: To facilitate and promote GSU waste reduction and create a recycling program. The committee will collaborate with the facilities department, students, clubs and organizations, and outside partnership to promote a culture of environmental sustainability within the university and surrounding areas.

Organizational funding is now available!!

If you are interested in any of these positions or organizational funding, feel free to contact me at (318) 274-2540 or visit the SGA offices on the second floor of the Favrot Student Union. Have a successful semester!