Legislative Committees

Academic Affairs

The Academic Affairs committee will address issues concerning the teaching, research, and service functions of Missouri State University by providing educational and service programs—undergraduate, graduate, outreach, credit and non-credit—to meet the needs and interests of our students and citizens.

Administrative Services

The Administrative Services committee will address issues that deal with constructing and maintaining a safe, secure, well-maintained, competently-staffed, efficient, functional environment conducive to, and for the purpose of, developing educated persons.

Public Affairs

The Public Affairs committee will address issues promoting the general welfare of students at the university, community, state, and federal levels as well as promote all political affairs related to the welfare of higher education.

Diversity and Inclusion

The Diversity and Inclusion committee will work to promote equity and diversity within the university community as well as the local community. The committee will be charged with advancing the understanding of equity of diversity and researching the needs and concerns of students.

Information Services

The Information Services committee will address issues that deal with technology, WiFi, e-mail and other related services to enhance our student body.

Internal Affairs

The Internal Affairs committee will address issues concerning the internal functioning of Senate including executive appointments, removal of Senators, and student organization petition and constitutions.

Research and Development

The Research and Development committee will focus on the advancement, implementation, and maintenance of university-wide technology.

Student Affairs Engagement

The Student Affairs Engagement Committee will work at bringing new additions, making changes, and working with many different departments on campus including: Plaster Student Union, Foster Recreation Center, Missouri State's Bookstore, Dining Services, and Residence life. While focusing on the advancement and welfare of the student body.

Student Affairs Programming & Services

The Student Affairs committee will focus on the advancement and welfare of the student body
especially regarding student services and rights.

Sustainability

The Sustainability committee will address the promotion and advancement of sustainable practices and behaviors on the Missouri State campus. This will include researching proposals to submit to the Sustainability Commission as well as proposing university policies that uphold the commitment to sustainability.

University Advancement

The University Advancement committee will work to promote the university throughout the community, state, and national levels as well as research any means of improving Missouri State athletics, student pride, and other aspects of our university.