SGO Executive and Class Officer Applications Available!!
Are you looking for a way to voice your opinion? Are you looking to make a difference in Brooklyn Tech? Well, look no further! The Student Government Organization(SGO) is now accepting class executive applications as well as student council applications for the 2018-2019 school year via an online application. Applications are due no later than 11:59 pm May 23th, 2018. For more info and to apply, click the headline.
You may run for President, Vice-President, Parliamentarian, Secretary, or Treasurer of your class. And if you are a current sophomore or junior you may run for the following student council positions: SGO President, SGO Secretary, Student Advocate, Student Assembly Speaker and Club/Team Council President, Club/Team Council Vice President and Club/Team Council Secretary. You may run for multiple positions but you may NOT run for both President and Vice-President and for sophomores and juniors you may not run for both a SGO President, class President and/or class Vice President at the same time. All positions except for President and Vice President are decided by an interview process (with the application) and not through an election/voting process.
You may run for multiple positions but you have to submit a new application for each position. You may use the same answers for the questions in multiple applications.
If elected as a class officer you are required to attend weekly meetings with all SGO executives every Tuesday from approximately 3:45 to 5:40. You will be required to attend class council meetings every Wednesday. You will also be required to attend weekly Student Leadership meetings every Thursday to begin planning events/activities for your class and for the entire school. You are committing to meeting every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
*****There will also be a meeting in room 7C1 on May 25th regarding campaigning, debating, and speeches once all submissions have been received. You will get an email at that time. This meeting is MANDATORY for all candidates. You will not be able to campaign until you have been approved as a candidate. Applicants for President and Vice-President will be required to make a campaign video for posting on the website. Details about the video will be discussed at the mandatory meeting. Applications are due no later than 11:59pm May 23th, 2018.*****
If you wish to apply, click here
If you would like more information about each of these positions you can find them in the SGO Constitution on the schools website.
If you have any questions/comments/concerns please contact:
Joseph Kaelin - COSA
Valmira Popinara - SGO President
Wingky Chen - SGO Secretary