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Office of External Affairs: Legislative Director

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About the Associated Students of UCSD (ASUCSD)

The Associated Students of the University of California, San Diego are the elected and appointed representatives of the UC San Diego student body. The ASUCSD works to promote student engagement through its services and leadership opportunities. The ASUCSD seeks to foster a cohesive community through active interaction and communication with students, the administration, and the greater San Diego Community. Our mission is to facilitate and encourage students to grow and develop through their involvement in student government, its services and auxiliaries. We promote student engagement in all areas of campus life through leadership, advocacy, and service in order to build and strengthen our community.

About the Office of External Affairs: Legislative Director

The purpose of the ASUCSD External Affairs office shall be to educate the UCSD student body on issues affecting the University at a city, state, and national level; The ASUCSD External Affairs Office shall also advocate for issues regarding higher education and lobby system-wide University officials and local legislators on the UCSD student body’s behalf. In addition, the ASUCSD External Affairs office shall facilitate community relations and educational outreach on behalf of ASUCSD.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as a Board Member to the University of California Student Association (UCSA)
  • Sits in the Government Relations Committee in UCSA
  • Oversee the staff and operations of Triton Lobby Corps
  • Lead the office's legislative efforts such as: Organizing lobby visits, analyzing policy, recommending policy stances
  • Connect and educate students on UCSA legislative priorities

Timeline

  • Applications will be due by Friday June 2, 2017 at 11:59pm. Completed applications may be submitted online using this form. Upon submission of the application you will be contacted to sign up for an interview.

If you have any questions please email asvpexternal@ucsd.edu or call at 650-242-6214.

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