Interested students are encouraged to apply for an appointed position or run for office. Everyone is encouraged to vote for a candidate during elections. The ASGRCC president, vice president, and chief justice offices are located in the Student Life Office. Stop by and see them. Student Government meetings are every Wednesday and Thursday from 12-1 in the Rainier Room in the Lindbloom Student Center. If you want to get involved, come to the open meetings and learn how you can make a difference on campus.
An integral part of the college structure, the ASGRCC handles student complaints, provides funding for campus clubs, athletics and activities, and reports student needs and welfare directly to the administration and college Board of Trustees.
Tyrone "Ty" Somerville, Sr.
Tyrone “Ty” Somerville, Sr. was born on July 23, 1977 to Richard (deceased) and Rosalee Somerville in Yonkers, NY. Born 3 months premature, breached, and weighing a little more than 4 pounds; doctors diagnosed him with many birth defects which he has miraculously overcame.
He graduated from Lincoln High School and after completing one year of college, he began serving his country as a soldier in the US Army as a Network Communication Specialist. Ty was deployed to Kuwait/Iraq in 2005 where in addition to his military duties, he became the Musical Director and keyboardist for the Camp Doha Gospel Choir and served as the pastor and founder of the Camp Navistar Gospel Church. Ty culminated 11 years of military service with numerous awards, decorations, badges and ribbons, and received an Honorable Discharge on April 28, 2011.
Currently, Ty serves as Youth Pastor at Center of Faith C.O.G.I.C. in Kent, WA and has recently erected TDS Enterprises Incorporated, a tri-fold corporation which specializes in youth mentorship and also serves as a mediation company advising churches, regions of government, schools, prisons, private sectors and communities on the struggles of young people.
Ty is a full time student at GRCC pursuing his AA degree with plans to transfer to Evergreen State University to complete his bachelors’ degree in Public Administration. Future goals include obtaining a PhD in Public Administration and the development of a youth resort that will serve as a rehabilitation center for at risk youth.
Ty believes that unity creates change and that the more people who speak up with ONE VOICE, the more people who make decisions listen. TEAM – Together Everyone Achieves More!!!
S & A Fee Budget End of the Year Report
In accordance with RCW 28B.15.045 -- Intent -- 2012 c 104: "The legislature recognizes that students play an important role in recommending how services and activities fees should be expended, as the majority of members of the services and activities fees committee at each institution of higher education. It is the intent of the legislature to increase transparency, so that expenditures of revenue from services and activities fees are clearly visible and accessible to the students who pay those fees." [2012 c 104 § 1.]
The S&A Fee Budget at Green River is determined by students and staff. At every stage of the budget development, students are a majority on the committees involved.
ASGRCC has made available the end of the year report for S & A fee budgets in PDF format.
ASGRCC Financial Code
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