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Executive Council and Senate

Student Government

The Senate

 The Student Government senate is made up of elected representatives from the different communities on campus. Senate elections will be held during the first few weeks of the fall semester.

Hall Senator elections will be held during the All-Hall Meetings at the beginning of the fall semester.

Those interested in running for a Class Senator position may pick up a Candidacy Form from the Office of Student Affairs (Upstairs Haggar).

    • Fall Semester: Candidacy Forms are due by 12 noon on the Friday of the first full week of classes.
    • Spring Semester: Candidacy Forms are due by 12 noon on the first Friday of the semester.

Senate Positions

Residence Halls & Community Senators:

  • Augustine Hall - Andrea Saldivar
  • Gregory Hall - Annie Marcolin
  • Jerome Hall - Nikki Kramer
  • Clark Hall
    • First Floor - Patrick Friddle
    • Second Floor - Kasuanra Eason
    • Third Floor - Benedict Baughman
    • Fourth Floor - Isabelle Melendez-Smith
  • Madonna Hall - Charles Ramsay
  • O'Connell Hall - Mel Branadao
  • Theresa Hall - Vince Roberts
  • Student Apartments - Christian David
  • Holy Trinity Seminary - Steven Chabarria
  • Commuters - Jaime Nenclares
  • International - Amandhi Mathews

Class Senators (4 positions per class):

  • Freshman
    • John Houston Kirby
    • An Le
    • Jacob Harbour
    • John Bartee
  • Sophomore
    • Henry Jaros
    • Thomas Mosemeyer
    • Maggie Larson
    • Ella Sullivan
  • Junior
    • Sarah Baker
    • Joe Griesbauer
    • Alison Pettyjohn
    • Paul Patton
  • Senior
    • Patricia Brennan
    • Tori Fleharty
    • Claire Beckley
    • Thomas Cuda 

News

Alumna Establishes Endowed Scholarship to Honor Longtime UD Administrator, Historian

“No one is more deserving of a scholarship in her name than Sybil Novinski,” said President Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., BA ’82 MA ’83, at the ceremony celebrating the Sybil Novinski Scholarship Fund endowed by Eileen McPherson Meinert, BA ’83, and her husband, David Meinert. “This is something that many alumni, faculty and administrators have talked about, and this is a great day because we get to honor someone who’s meant so much to so many.”

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Physics, Chemistry Professors Receive Air Force Grant

In September, the U.S. Air Force awarded the University of Dallas and Cerium Labs a $500,000 STTR Phase II contract to develop a "Silicon Nitride Seal for Thermal Barrier Coating in Gas Turbines for Extended Engine Life.” Affiliate Research Assistant Professor of Physics Will Flanagan, Ph.D., and Associate Professor of Chemistry Ellen Steinmiller, Ph.D., are co-principal investigators on the project. This award builds on a smaller $50,000 Phase I award earlier this year. UD’s portion of the award is $150,000.

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Patriotic Ceremony Honors UD Veterans

Against the backdrop of a picture perfect day, students, faculty and staff gathered on the mall in front of the Haggerty Science Center to pay tribute to veterans who have served our country.

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