There are six standing committees that help conduct the regular business of ASWC. Committees are chaired by a member of the executive cabinet. Any ASWC member/Whittier College student can serve on a committee.
Administrative Committee - TBD
Reviews the ASWC Constitution and by-laws and any proposed legislation, other than funding requests.
Chair: Amer Rashid, Vice President
Advocacy Committee - TBD
Helps students in the judicial process with the College.
Chair: Robert L. Duarte Jr., President
Budget Committee - Every Monday at 4:30 p.m. in the Senate Office
Reviews all funding requests and ensures the Funding Code is adhered to.
Chair: César Zamora, Treasurer
Campus Relations Committee - Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 4:30 in the Senate Office
Promotes the great work of the ASWC.
Chair: Leah Boynton, Campus Relations Director
Elections Committee - Every Monday at 5:30 in the Senate Office
There are two major elections for officers each year, one to elect the First-Year Class Council and another election for the Executive Cabinet, Residential Hall Representative, Commuter Representative, and 4 Student Body Representatives.
Chair: Tana Duong, Secretary
Program Board - Every Tuesday at 5pm in the LEAP Conference Room
Hosts events for the student body, such as Welcome Week, Homecoming Spirit Week, Dub Sync Lip Sync Competition, SpringFest Carnival, Luminarias (Lumies) Semi-formal Dance, and movies / premieres.
Chair: Cody Allman, Program Board Director
There are also Ad hoc Committees designated by the ASWC President as deemed necessary for that semester or academic year. Any ASWC member/Whittier College student can serve on a committee. The following are the current Ad hoc Committees.
Culinary Committee - Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Senate Office
Chair: Senator Clendening
Student Feedback Committee - Every Monday at 5pm in the Senate Office
Chair: Senator Marquez
Environmental Committee - Every Tuesday at 5 in the Senate Office
Chair: Senator Martin
Academic Affairs Committee - TBD
Chair: Vice President Rashid