Elizabeth Hessler*

Academic Program: Liberal Arts Transfer

Senate Position Running For: Madison Senator


Involvement: Student Senate- Vice President of Legislative Affairs, Madison College: In this position my responsibilities were to assist with the maintenance of rules with in Student Senate and the relations with legislators. I learned about parliamentary procedure used in Student Senate and Student Senate policy creation. Model United Nations- President, UW-Stevens Point:  In this position responsibilities included education and preparations for a national conference. I learned about leading a team and working collaboratively.


What qualities and skills do you possess that would make you a good candidate for Senate?

With a deep interest in improving future experiences for public audiences, my personal passion for change can help move Student Senate initiatives such as food insecurity solutions forward. My attention to detail can assist in the maintenance and improvement of the image of Student Senate as a group of serious, professional students that want the best for the student body.


What would you like to accomplish with the Student Senate?

I am invested in the expansion of use of Open Educational Resources by faculty in order to further textbook affordability for students.

This body is governed by the Madison College Student Senate Constitution & Bylaws, empowered by

Wisconsin State Statute §38.145. Procedures and rules of order, under the authority of Roberts Rules of Order.

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