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

University Welcomes Leading Catholic Intellectual to Campus

On Friday, Sept. 13, the university community welcomed George Weigel, distinguished senior fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center and the father of two UD alumnae. Celebrated for his two-volume biography of St. John Paul II and many other intellectual contributions, Weigel presented an exploration of the current Catholic situation in light of a new interpretation of the past 250 years of the church's interaction with social, cultural, economic and political modernity.

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Recent DBA Alumnus Begins Tenure-Track Position at UNI

Gabe Dickey, DBA '19, recently successfully defended his dissertation, titled "Exploring the Human Side of Audit Quality: Team Engagement and Partner Leadership Behaviors," for UD's Doctor of Business Administration. Dickey has spent his career in the accounting profession, the vast majority as a certified public accountant working in auditing. He began UD's DBA program three years ago, drawn in by his interest in broader business issues and the program's practitioner-oriented focus.

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Longtime Campus Safety Officer Sworn In to UDPD

Carlos Tijerina came to UD as a Campus Safety officer 23 years ago. He has loved the camaraderie of the CSO, but it has always been his dream to become a police officer. Then, a little over a year ago, UD finally got a police department. On Sept. 10, Tijerina was sworn in by President Thomas Hibbs as an official part of the UDPD team.

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