American University has a wide variety of student leadership opportunities and clubs to join, ranging from sports such as soccer and rugby to culture clubs such as the Asian Student Association and the Intercultural Student Association. A Club Fair is held every September so you will have a chance to see what is available. You are encouraged to get involved with extra-curricular activities to meet new people and to balance out your academic life. http://www.american.edu/ocl/activities/
SIS Graduate Student Council (GSC)
MIS has a representative in the SIS Graduate Student Council (GSC), in the form of the MIS Senator. Elections for this position are held every year in early Fall. If interested in serving as the next senator, please sent a headshot and a 5 sentence platform with information about yourself and what you hope to accomplish in the role to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information visit the SIS GSC website.
Program Student Associations
Do you want to gain leadership and governance experience during your time at SIS? Do you want more community building events, academic discussions, or networking opportunities? Consider creating a student association!
Interested? Email your program coordinator at email@example.com to discuss your ideas!