Executive Committee (2 chairs)
The Executive Committee will be composed of the Executive Chairs and the Committee Chairs. The Executive Chairs (2) are responsible for executing each of the committees’ and our union’s goals. This includes coordinating with Committee Chairs and overseeing union-wide dissemination of information.
Some Responsibilities of the Executive Committee Chairs
Membership Committee (2 chairs)
The Membership Committee is tasked with engaging both existing members as well as recruiting new members. The Membership Committee Chairs will oversee the development of organizing conversations throughout various campus departments and will help bridge connections between our general membership and each of our committees.
Some Responsibilities of the Membership Committee and its Chairs
Communications Committee (2 chairs)
The Communications Committee will coordinate the internal and external communications of our union. One chair shall be responsible for overseeing written communications/traditional media, and the other chair digital communications, as described below.
Some Responsibilities of the Communications Committee and its Chairs
Media Chair (1)
The Media Chair is responsible for the execution of tasks involving the articulation of the vision and goals of our union and its members. The responsibilities of this position include: expressing the platform of our union regarding social and political concerns through opinion editorials and other written work; and, collaborating with the Action Committee to communicating about events and actions to union members.
Digital Chair (1)
The chair of Digital Communications is tasked with the oversight and management of WUGWU’s social media presence, the maintenance of our website (wugwu.org), and, in conjunction with the demands of other committees, the timely production of graphical material (posters, flyers, membership cards, documents).
Actions Committee (2 chairs)
The Actions Committee is tasked with moving our membership to take public action that will promote the objectives of our union.
Some Responsibilities of the Actions Committee and its Chairs (2)
Allies and Outreach Committee (2 chairs)
The Allies and Outreach Committee will be in charge of establishing, maintaining, and furthering relationships with other organizations (internal to WashU as well external) that promote the objectives of our union.
Some Responsibilities of the Allies Committee and Its Chairs