Associated Students of College of Marin

Mission Statement

The Associated Students of College of Marin (ASCOM) are committed to:

  • Representing students to the college, to the community, and to the legislative bodies
  • Serving as role models while protecting and advancing the rights and interests of students
  • Encouraging education, leadership, and participation in democratic processes
  • Providing information and activities that positively influence campus life, while welcoming diversity and encouraging scholastic success.

The Associated Students of College of Marin (ASCOM) spring 2018 meetings are held in the ASCOM workroom, Student Services building, room 241, Kentfield Campus.  Meetings will be held on Monday's from 3-5pm, excluding campus closures.

Questions?  Please contact: studentactivities@marin.edu

CONSTITUTION

 

Elections 

There are still ASCOM Board vacancies on the 18-19 Board. For more information on positions and their responsibilities, please review the election packet. 

Statements of Intent are due on Thursday, May 31, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. for the the 18-19 ASCOM Board to review and vote on this summer.  Please bring them to Student Services, room 251 or email them to ssulaimanhara@marin.edu  

 2018-2019 election packet PDF

To be eligible to run, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:

1. Be enrolled in 5 units per semester in credit classes of the 2-semester term.

2. Maintain a GPA of 2.5.

*DETAILS ABOUT SPECIFIC POSITIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE PROVIDED IN THE ELECTION PACKET.

 

BOARD Members 2017-2018

President                                                   Ismail Azam - iazam@mycom.marin.edu
Vice President                                           Mercedes Sosa Cordero - msosacordero1@mycom.marin.edu
Treasurer                                                   Diana Patricia Mosquera - pmosquera1847@mycom.marin.edu
Secretary                                                   Claire Zerbe - czerbe@mycom.marin.edu
Director of Student Activities                  Kahlil Gray - kgray6@mycom.marin.edu
Director of Student Services                   Janelle La Chaux - jlachaux1@mycom.marin.edu
Director of Public Relations                     Liam Campbell - lcampbell7882@mycom.marin.edu
Director of Technology                            Aubrey Dougherty - adougherty3@mycom.marin.edu
Student Trustee                                        Amy Diaz - idiaz3@mycom.marin.edu
State Student Senate Representative     Laurie Pennisi - lpennisi@mycom.marin.edu
Emeritus Representatives                        Kevin Colgate - kcolgate4223@mycom.marin.edu

 

Co-ADVISORs

Sadika Sulaiman Hara
Director of Student Activities & Advocacy Office (SAA)

TBD
Equity and Activities Program Coordinator, SAA

 

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT

Vickie Lamke
Administrative Assistant, SAA


Governance Committees - Benefits

Develop Communications

  • Understand the President's goals.
  • Develop model of communication between Student Bodies (ASCOM, ESCOM)

Increase Student Involvement

  • Motivate Participation in Student Activities/Campus Events

Student Services Review

  • Review Bookstore and Text Buying Policy

GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE REPRESENTATIVES

College Council: Ismail Azam and Mercedes Sosa Cordero
Governance Review Council: Laurie Pennisi
Educational Planning Committee: Amy Diaz
Technology Planning Committee: vacant
Professional Development Committee: vacant
Facilities Planning Committee: Janelle La Chaux
Instructional Equipment Committee: vacant
Planning and Resource Allocation Committee: Josef Rein
Student Access and Success Committee: vacant

 

OTHER COMMITTEES

Academic Standards Committee: 1 Vacancy
Curriculum Committee: 1 Vacancy
District Modernization Committee:1 Vacancy

To join or receive more information, visit the ASCOM office in Student Services, 241 at KTD or Building 27, 117 off of the Internet Cafe.