17 Feb 15 Reasons Why You Should Run for Office
Gators, today is the day to make a difference. For those of you who don’t know, in addition to our 13 programs, Associated Students consists of a board of directors represented by students just like you. Every year, we host and encourage students to participate in the AS Student Elections. Becoming a board member is a great way to make a change and represent your fellow gators.
The filing period to apply as a candidate ends this Friday, February 19th. Here are
15 Reasons Why You Should Run for Office
1. Make a change that you believe will enhance the experience and campus culture for all students
2. You’ll gain great experience by learning from your peers and fellow board members
3. It’s a great way to build your resume before graduation
4. It’s a job which means you get PAID!
5. Skip the long wait and anxiety of registering for classes – you get priority registration
6. You’ll get the opportunity to network with many business professionals and political figures
7. Who wouldn’t want their own fancy office with their name on it?
8. Get the opportunity to travel to other CSU campuses and meet fellow board members
9. 15 Minutes of Fame
10. Be featured in our blog! STAY TUNED!
11. You don’t have to do this alone, you get your very own assistant to have your back!
12. Letters of recommendation are a great way to advance your college career
13. FREE FOOD! Who doesn’t love free food? There’s a good chance you’ll be able to snag a pizza slice or two at the important events and meetings you’ll be attending
14. Get a say on campus issues like transportation, sustainability, and other issues that will affect you and your fellow gators
15. Be the face of SF State