President's Council of Student Advisors
February 3, 2021
To all Faculty and Staff,
I am pleased to announce that I am seeking nominations for the President’s Council of Student Advisors for the 2021-2022 academic year. I am looking for exemplary students who demonstrate leadership, ingenuity, intellectual capacity and a deep commitment to the University.
The Council consists of undergraduates with demonstrated academic excellence and sincere
interest in the challenges and complexities confronting higher education. Advisors engage
in targeted research throughout the year on important issues that impact our campus
community. Their findings are reported to me along with recommendations based on their
Ideally, nominees should include students of junior or senior status as of the start of the upcoming academic year, a demonstrated commitment to excellence with a GPA of 3.5 or higher (although not required), and a background consisting of outstanding service in a leadership capacity.
All nominations are due by Thursday, February 11, 2021. Please complete a nomination form with the student’s name, contact information and a brief statement as to why you are recommending this particular student.
For more information about the Council, please visit the COSA webpage. If you have any questions feel free to contact Rachel Cavanagh by email at Rachel.Cavanagh@stonybrook.edu.
I greatly appreciate your assistance in calling to my attention eligible and interested students.