Upward Bound

Student Body Government

President:

    The President is the chief officer; official spokesperson for the Upward Bound student body; and fulfills other duties as assigned by the Upward Bound Administration.

Vice President:

    The Vice President is second in command; assists the President in setting the agenda for the year; and fulfills other duties as assigned by the Upward Bound Administration.

Treasurer:

    The Treasurer keeps records of any money received and/or dispersed by student government; leads fundraising activities; and fulfills other duties as assigned by the Upward Bound Administration.

Secretary:

    The Secretary is the officials record keeper and correspondence officer; takes and keeps minutes of meetings; designs flyers; takes conference reports; and fulfills other duties as assigned by the Upward Bound Administration.

Class Representative:

    The Class Representatives represents the interest of their class to the executive staff and reports directly to the Vice President.

Requirements:

·          70% Active Participation.
·          Presidential candidates must have a minimum of one year Upward Bound experience.
·          A speech stating your platform must be written and presented to the student body
·          Preparation for a political forum/debate following the platform speeches.


Elections are held yearly, current UB Students may express their interest to run for office to a program administrator for more information.

Last Updated: 6/26/15