Mar 29

Deree Student Association

Through hard work and dedication, the Deree Student Association aims to empower the voice of students and actively promote a vibrant campus community at Deree – The American College of Greece. Acting as liaison between the undergraduate student body and the administration, faculty and staff of Deree-ACG, the Deree Student Association strives to provide responsible leadership and fair, democratic representation of the students in an official capacity, while promoting equality and unity among the student body.

Click here to read the Student Association Constitution and Bylaws.


Executive Board

The elected members of the Executive Board for 2015 are:

Saccopoulos Philipos, President
Zafrana Vasiliki, Vice-President
Dimisianos Nikolaos, Treasurer
Saraferas Theoharis, Deputy Treasurer
Pavlakis Marios, Academic Affairs Representative

To contact the Executive Board, email them at dc.sgorg@acg.edu, or stop by their offices located in the Main Corridor across from the Student Lounge.


Council of Representatives

Each major will have one representative elected within their major, by their peers. In addition, there will be three first year representatives appointed by the Vice President and approved by a two-thirds vote of the Council of Representatives every year in the month of September. These students will represent both first year students and students who are undecided at the beginning of the academic year.

The members of the Council of Representatives for 2015 are:

Art History: Antonia Economou
English: Aikaterini Ntouni
Communications:Miltiades Christides
International Business: Konstantinos Asimakopoulos
ITHM: Gkioumes, Omiros
Management: Stavros Silivistras
Psychology: Despoina Kelapostolou
Theater Arts: Nadja Mattioli

Five Standing Committees have been composed in order to facilitate and ensure that all issues in each division/department are addressed by the appropriate committee:

Director of Community Involvement, TBA
Director of PR, TBA
Director of Athletics, TBA
Director of Internal Affairs, TBA
Director of Social Affairs, TBA


Elections

Your Voice, Your Choice.
Get involved and make a change!

To run for the 2016 Deree Student Association, click here to complete the online declaration of candidacy form.

-Who can vote?

All undergraduate students.

-When do elections take place?

You can vote throughout the whole week between Monday, February 1 and Friday, February 5.

-How can I vote?

Using your ID Number, access the DSA Elections Portal. (to be hyperlinked)

-How can I get involved?

Either by declaring candidacy for a position in the Student Government or the Council of Representatives or, alternatively, by becoming a member of the Electoral Committee. Click here to declare your interest in any of these positions.

-Who can be a candidate?

All students with a C.I. above 2.5/4.0.

Please submit the online form to declare candidacy between December 18, 2015 and January 22, 2016.

-How can I decide who to vote for?

Following the deadline for declaration of candidacy (January 22, 2016), candidates will campaign and be given opportunities to support their platforms.

-What is the Electoral Committee’s role?

The Electoral Committee is responsible for raising awareness about DSA Elections, informing students about candidates’ profiles and platforms, and setting up booths at key locations on campus to facilitate voting.

-Who can be a member of the Electoral Committee?

Any undergraduate student in good academic standing, who is not a candidate for the DSA Elections.

-How can one become an Electoral Committee member?

Students who have declared an interest in joining the Electoral Committee will have to be officially appointed by the Council of Representatives.

-How do I benefit from being a member of the Electoral Committee?

I gain first-hand experience in event organization, interact and network with fellow students, and exercise presentation skills.


Email: dc.sgorg@acg.edu
Advisor: Matilda Chatzipanagiotou, Director, Office of Student Affairs
Upcoming activities: TBA