How can I get involved?
Board committee positions are full for the fall 2021 semester. But are you interested in being involved with the Campus Programming Board during the spring 2022 semester?
Below is the timeline for committee chair and committee chair applications for fall 2021:
September 27, 2021: Board Committee Chair (Spring Fever Week) applications open
October 4, 2021: Board Committee applications open
October 8, 2021: Board Committee Chair (Spring Fever Week) applications close
October 22, 2021: Board Committee applications close
Check back for further application information!
What are the committees?
Students on the Commuter Programming Committee will work together to plan activities geared toward commuter students.
The Cross-Cultural Program Committee will work on programming which highlights the diversity and many cultures represented on our campus. This committee will work alongside student organizations and departments already represented on campus.
Family Weekend (fall only)
Students on the Family Weekend Committee will work together to plan and implement programming for Family Weekend, typically held in September each fall semester.
Homecoming (fall only)
Students on the Homecoming Committee will work together to plan and implement student events during Homecoming Week in October.
Lighting of the Quad (fall only)
Students on the Lighting of the Quad Committee will plan and carry out Lighting of the Quad, typically held the Tuesday after Thanksgiving break each fall semester. Lighting of the Quad is MC's biggest Christmas event each holiday season.
Music & Arts
The Music & Arts Committee will work specifically on events that highlight music and art on campus. This committee will have the opportunity to collaborate with campus departments and organizations specific to music and art.
The Pop-Up Events Committee will create and execute pop-up events throughout each semester that are meant to highlight student's days through giveaways, small celebrations, etc. These events are smaller scale but big impact events.
The Special Events Committee will work on larger events that fall outside the description of the other event committees. Examples may include Friendsgiving, Haunted House, events with outside vendors such as Laser Tag, etc.
Spring Fever Week (spring only)
The Spring Fever Week will work together to plan an exciting week in April that highlights the excitement of spring on campus.
Student Productions Committee
The Student Productions Committee will work on producing MC's two largest student productions each year, Follies and Swerve. This includes assisting groups with their individual productions, working with the audio/visual crew, working backstage, and more.
Dance Marathon Committee
The Dance Marathon Committee plans and executes MC's annual Dance Marathon which benefits the Children's Hospital of Mississippi. The Committee works in conjunction with MC's Freshman Leadership Initiative Program.