Policy oversees legislation writing initiatives to enact change within the college. It’s a great way for Moody students to voice their opinions and concerns. The committee works together to write a resolution or a bill that impacts the college and/or council in a certain way. After it’s receives a majority vote by CC members, it’s passed to the Senate of College Councils for further approval and implementation.
Service works closely with the external director to find and plan service opportunities for students of Moody to get involved in their community. The committee works together throughout the year to organize volunteer projects around the Austin community, such as Mobile Loaves and Fishes. Furthermore, service committee also help organize and plan UT related events, such as Texas THON where students can help raise money and awareness for children and families impacted by childhood cancer.
CAR, Career and Alumni Relations, Committee works together to plan lectures with guest speakers that relate to the various majors in Moody College. They help prepare the students for the real world with other career-oriented events. One of CAR’s most popular speaker series included inviting Emmy Award winning producer, director, and writer of Survivor – John Feist! CAR provides many networking and informative opportunities for Moody students.
Outreach Committee brings students and faculty in the Moody College of Communication together through exciting events all year. Outreach has hosted events such as “Morning Munchies,” “Donuts with the Deans,” and “Meet the Professor Night” during Moody College of Communication Week. The committee strives to create a happy and motivating atmosphere within the college and council. It’s a great way to get involved!
SIAC, Student Issue and Advisory Committee, works throughout the fall to research, plan, and prepare for a presentation called Town Hall in the spring. They conduct a college climate survey and then present the results to the Deans, faculty and students of the Moody College of Communication. SIAC plays a vital role in the success and improvement of students’ college experience in the Moody College.
Special E. Committee hosts and executes events campus-wide and within the College of Communication. The committee works to promote Communication Council through our presence at University events and celebrations. Some of the main events Special E. works on are holding a booth at UT Explore, hosting Longhorn Schoolbus for kids to learn about Moody College majors, and hold activities at Forty Acres Fest.
Newsletter Committee works together throughout the year to create Moody Monthly issues. Moody Monthly is the official publication of the Moody College of Communication that announces and informs students of opportunities and happenings in the UT community and Moody College. This monthly newsletter is curated for Moody students by Moody students! It’s designed and produced by Newsletter committee members and then sent out monthly through the UT mailing system.
Media Committee works closely with other CC committees to notify students about college and council events by updating the social media and website, shoot photos/videos for council, and work on promotional projects throughout the year. The committee’s creative outlet allows them to serve and inform student and faculty of the college about upcoming college events, council recruitment, and other council events each month.