Purpose:

The Honors College Student Leadership Circle lends a diverse student voice to college issues and advises the deans and directors on various topics affecting students and their educational and social experiences in the Oregon State University Honors College. During the 2021-2022 academic year, the SLC will focus on three areas, working with Honors College staff members:

  • Creation of an Honors College Inclusive Excellence Plan
  • Development of a new Honors College learning outcome
  • Systemic racism in honors education

Membership:

The Honors College Student Leadership Circle consists of representatives from every undergraduate college at Oregon State University, the OSU Cascades Honors College community, the living and learning community within Sackett and West Halls, the Honors College Student Association, an Honors College Council student representative, the Honors College Curriculum Committee student representative and an Honors College student employee.

Meetings:

The Honors College Student Leadership Circle is convened by the Honors College dean for two meetings during fall, winter and spring terms. Subgroups will have additional meetings during the term.

For 2021-2022, the tentative schedule for SLC meetings is:

  • Friday, Oct. 29th 3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov. 19th 3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, Jan. 14th 3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 25th 3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, Apr. 15th 3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, May. 20th 3:00-4:00 p.m.

Participation:

In order to participate, members of the Honors College Student Leadership Circle agree to share advice and counsel to college leadership on issues and concerns. In addition, participants need to be available to attend the meetings during the day/times outlined above. All participants must be willing to seek input from relevant student groups when issues arise and engage in ways that enhance the general wellbeing of the populations that make up the Honors College.

To put yourself forward as a potential college representative please complete the form below.  Forms are reviewed each fall at the beginning of the academic year.