Academic Honor Council

The Academic Honor Council is an appellate and judicial body comprised of student justices who maintain high ethical and academic standards. A minimum 3.25 GPA is required for a seat on the Honor Council and the formal application process opens in the Spring. Justices provide counsel to C&IS faculty, staff and students regarding academic integrity.
Chief Justice:
Alexis Perine

Alyson Jarnagin & Dr. Sara Hartley


C&IS Ambassadors

The C&IS Ambassadors is a leadership organization of approximately 30 students who serve as the official ambassadors for the College of Communication and Information Sciences. Their mission is to promote interest in the field of communication and assist the college with special events and programs. The C&IS Ambassadors serve with the deans at events such as the C&IS Hall of Fame, Board of Visitors meetings, The Tailgate at Reese Phifer and student recruitment events. Applications are open to all students with a major in the college.

Applications are now available for C&IS Ambassadors. To apply, complete the application, upload a current resume and photo by February 20. Upon completion, download the faculty reference form and have a UA faculty member submit the form to Blakely Blakeney in Reese Phifer 193. Applications received without a faculty reference form will not be considered for an interview.

Ashley Paulmeno

Blakely Blakeney & Dr. Sara Hartley


Faculty Reference Form
2017-2018 Ambassador Application


Student Executive Council

The Student Executive Council exists to coordinate the organizations within the College of Communication and Information Sciences while fostering stronger relationships between the students, faculty and alumni of the college and serving as a place for students to voice their concerns. The SEC is responsible for fundraising to support the C&IS Student Organization Fund.

SEC is composed of the president or appointed representative of a C&IS student organization approved by SEC, elected C&IS SGA senator and two delegates elected to represent each C&IS major.

Claudia Hogan

Litsa Rivers & Dr. Sara Hartley


Interested in representing your C&IS major as a Student Executive Council (SEC) departmental delegate? SEC Statement of Candidacy forms are now available for delegate positions. To become a candidate, you must download and complete the Statement of Candidacy & Intent form and submit to Litsa Rivers in Tisch Student Services by Monday February 20 at noon. Candidates must also email a Word document of their Statement of Intent along with a recent headshot to Litsa Rivers.

Candidates will not be qualified if an emailed Statement of Intent is not received.

SEC Departmental Delegates:

  • Serve as liaison between department and Student Executive Council (voice of C&IS student body)
  • Meet with C&IS departmental professional representative 1x/month
  • Attend and actively participate in all SEC business meetings
  • Host/Facilitate college-wide initiatives and programs
  • Serve on faculty/staff committees
  • Connect, collaborate, and create with students to improve life within C&IS
  • And more!


Please click here for the Statement of Candidacy & Intent forms