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) fall 2017 meetings are held in the ASCOM workroom, Student Services building, room 241, Kentfield Campus every Friday from 9:00 am to 10:30 am.

NOTE: Due to scheduling, ASCOM will meet on November 9th and November 16th from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in Student Services building, room 241.

Questions?  Please contact: studentactivities@marin.edu


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                                              Rosa Menjivar
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                VACANT
Director of Technology                       Aubrey Dougherty - adougherty3@mycom.marin.edu
Student Trustee                                   Amy Diaz - idiaz3@mycom.marin.edu
State Student Senate Represetative  Laurie Pennisi - lpennisi@mycom.marin.edu
Emeritus Representatives                   Kevin Colgate - kcolgate4223@mycom.marin.edu

ADVISORs

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

Chris Yang
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: Miriam Fabian Garcia
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.