Scripps Howard Students Form Executive Board
On Tues., April 26, Scripps Howard majors were elected by the student body
to serve on the first-ever Scripps Howard Student Executive Board for the
2011-2012 school year. The 12 elected officers will serve as a liaison between
faculty and students to improve communication and assist the administration
in fundraising, social media, and planning events that will increase school
pride, unity and overall morale.
“[The Board] stepped up to the plate because we’re passionate
about the school,” said President Jess Moore, a public relations major
and rising senior from Raleigh, N.C. “We’re hoping to unify and
energize students by getting them more involved in what happens at the school.
We want to become more accountable.”
Other elected officers include Juan Diasgranados (Vice President), Alyssa
Judd (Secretary), Lindsey Williams (Treasurer) and class representatives
Courtney Cole, Ashley Jeter, Erik Kyser, Alexis Glears, Candice Brown and
Tariq Paskel. Timothy Wiggins and Stephanie Baynes were elected Mr. and Miss
Currently, the Board is already preparing a calendar of events that include
community service activities, a mentoring program, a “Welcome Back” social,
a possible “Scripps Howard Week” and Homecoming participation.
The Board will hold a general body meeting in the Fall for all students interested
in assisting with the planning and execution of these events.
For more information contact the Student Executive Board at firstname.lastname@example.org.