A3400.05 Student Board Member

Operating Standard

Type: Administrative
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The Shawnee Community College Board of Trustees shall have one non-voting member who is a student enrolled at the college.  The student member shall serve a one‑year term beginning on April 15 of each year.

The method of selecting the student member shall be determined by campus-wide student referendum.

The non-voting student member shall have all of the privileges of membership, including the right to make and second motions and to attend executive sessions, other than the right to vote.

Whenever a vacancy occurs for an unexpired term, the College President or his/her designee shall call for a special election of the student body to take place within thirty (30) days.  By this process, the student body shall select a student trustee for appointment by the Board of Trustees to fill the vacancy for the remainder of the unexpired term.

Revised: February 2005, October 2015, July 2016


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