Student Affairs Committee

Student Affairs Committee

Chair: Nicole Catanzarite (
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
Monday, September 21, 2020 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  Zoom  Agenda
Friday, November 13, 2020 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Zoom  Cancelled
Spring Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Thursday, February 25, 2021 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Zoom Agenda
Thursday, April 15, 2021 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Zoom Agenda
Committee Work

No bills currently under review by this committee.

Past Committee Work

Committee Members

Baldwin, CathyStaffVPAcbaldwi2@umd.edu2021
Burns, CalvinUndergraduate Student SenatorENGRcburns1@umd.edu2021
Carpenter, LindsayFacultyLIBRlinge@umd.edu2021
Catanzarite, NicoleChairINELncatanz@terpmail.umd.edu2021
Claiborne, DarrellStaffBMGTdclaiborne@rhsmith.umd.edu2022
Demmy, TaraGraduate Student SenatorINELtdemmy@umd.edu2021
Doherty, NadiaUndergraduate StudentINELndohert7@umd.edu2021
Ebner, KellyUndergraduate StudentINELkebner@umd.edu2021
Fong, DanielUndergraduate Student SenatorCMNSdfong01@umd.edu2021
Jacobs, KassidyUndergraduate Student SenatorBSOSkjacobs2@umd.edu2021
Joshi, ChetanEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAcajoshi@umd.edu2021
Katz, YehudaGraduate Student SenatorINELyakatz@umd.edu2021
Koonce, DanielleGraduate StudentINELdkoonce5@umd.edu2021
Lee, EricaEx-Officio - GSG RepINELelee1222@terpmail.umd.edu2021
Martin, SusanEx-Officio - Graduate School RepVPSAsmarti18@umd.edu2021
Murphy, PatrickUndergraduate StudentBMGTpmurphy3@terpmail.umd.edu2021
Olson, JadeFacultyARHUjolson3@umd.edu2022
Rattell, JoshuaUndergraduate StudentARHUjrattell@terpmail.umd.edu2021
Scales, ValronicaEx-Officio - Resident Life RepVPSAvscales@umd.edu2021
Shaffer, JosieEx-Officio - SGA RepBSOSjshaffe4@umd.edu2021
Tayco, DanielleUndergraduate Student SenatorENGRdtayco@umd.edu2021
Umoren, EkeminiGraduate StudentENGReumoren@umd.edu2021
Watkins, BrianEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAbwatkins@umd.edu2021