Geoduck Student Union

Get involved in your campus community. Find ways to use your voice and advocate for student needs. Learn how to be a leader and work together to shape the future.

Who We Are

The Geoduck Student Union membership is made up of all registered students; 15 students are elected each year to conduct the business of the union and to provide leadership and support to the student body.

Get Involved!

  • Come to a meeting Wednesdays at 1:15 pm in CAB 301
  • Run for office!
  • Volunteer to be a delegate for the Assembly
  • Join a committee
  • Learn more here

What We Do

  • Advocate for the student body to faculty, staff, and administrators
  • Lobby for student-centered legislation at the state capitol
  • Educate the campus on issues students are facing and work students are doing
  • Demonstrate leadership to other students
  • Help build a stronger and more connected community
  • Work together to improve the college

Upcoming Elections​

  • Geoduck Student Union Candidate Election
  • We are currently accepting applications!
  • You can find the Declaration of Candidacy here

​Upcoming Meeting Agenda

Monday February 24th, 2020 at Student Activities 3:15-5pm 

  1. Medicine Creek Treaty Acknowledgement (2 min)
    1. We begin our time together today by acknowledging the indigenous people of the Medicine Creek Treaty, whose land on which the college stands. We acknowledge the Squaxin people who are the traditional custodians of this land and pay respect to elders past and present of the Squaxin Island Tribe.
  2. Approval of the Minutes and the Agenda (2 min) 

  3. Public Comment (5 min)

  4. Retreat Planning with Jeannette (10 min)

  5. Conference Options with Jeannette (5 min)

  6. Executive Director Responsibilities with Jeannette (25 min)

  7. Break (10 min)

  8. RART Review updates/Big Event Updates (14 min)

    1. ​Disability Justice Day

      1. Overview/updates (3 minutes)

      2. Questions/How can other reps assist (5 min)
    2. Evergreen Climate Symposium

      1. ​Overview/updates (3 minutes)

      2. Questions (3 minutes)

  9. Complying with the GSU Constitution (remaining time)
    1. Election of Team Leaders
    2. Referendum
  10. Adjourn at 3pm

 

Upcoming 2019-2020 Geoduck Student Union Meetings:

  • Wednesday, March 4, 1:15 - 3 PM, CAB 301
  • Geoduck Student Assembly: Wednesday, February 26, 1:15 - 3 PM, Purce Hall 1