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Executive Committee

The Executive Committee oversees Student Government as well as appoints the chairs and members the committees of the Student Senators Council, University Committee on Student Life, Global Committee on Student Life, and University Senate. In addition, the Executive Committee regularly meets with the President, Provost and other administrators on behalf of all Student Government facets in order to advance the student agenda. 

Michael Hengerer

Michael Hengerer, SSC/UCSL Chair

Gallatin School of Individualized Study

Michael Hengerer, a Senator At-Large on the SSC, is a rising Senior in the Gallatin school studying Social Change and Law.

Michael is from Washington, DC and has been passionate about politics and public policy since high school. Previously, Michael served on the Student Senators Council as the Gallatin Senator, Public Relations Chair, and Vice Chair of the SSC. Outside of his role in the SSC, Michael has previously been involved with Hall Council, Strive for College at NYU, andthe Class of 2016 Activities Board.

Michael serves as Chair of the Student Senators Council and University Committee on Student Life, and thus the Chair of the Student Affairs Budget Allocation Committee.

Office Hours: Tuesdays, 5PM to 6PM. Michael will be discussing General Student Government

Victoria Ettorre

Victoria Ettorre, SSC Vice-Chair

Graduate School of Arts and Science

Victoria Ettorre, a Biology Masters Student in GSAS, is serving as a Senator at-Large for the 2015-2016 school year. Victoria graduated from the NYU College of Arts and Science in 2014, and hails from Washington Crossing, PA. Last year, Victoria served as Chair of the UCSL's Graduate Affairs Committee and Chair of the Elections Commission. Outside of the SSC, Victoria works as a lab manager and research specialist at the Ercan Lab in the NYU Center for Genomics and Systems Biology.

Victoria serves as the Vice-Chair of the Student Senators Council and thus the Chair of the Student Activities Board.

Office Hours: Mondays, 5:30PM to 6:30PM. Victoria will be discussing SAB, Grad Students, and Student Workers

Caterina Dacey Ariani

Caterina Dacey Ariani, Global Vice-Chair

Liberal Studies

Caterina Dacey Ariani, a Senator-at-Large, is a junior double majoring in Philosophy (CAS) and Global Liberal Studies (LS) with a concentration in Politics, Rights, and Development. She spent her first year at NYU Florence, where she worked with La Pietra Dialogues. As an international student who has also experienced the Global Network University (GNU), she advocates for and seeks to further improve the GNU.

Office Hours: Thursdays, 2PM to 3PM. Caterina will be discussing Global Affairs and Affordability.  

Keagan Sakai-Kawada

Keagan Sakai-Kawada, UCSL Vice-Chair

School of Professional Studies

Keagan, a Senator at-Large, is a junior in the Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism at the School of Professional Studies.

Originally from the Aloha state of Hawai`i, Keagan took advantage of the Global Network University through the Core Program in Liberal Studies, which allowed him to spend his first-year studying away in Florence, Italy.

A second term Senator, Keagan will be focusing this year on outreach to the NYU student body through improvements in the University Committee on Student Life and its committees. Last year, Keagan was active in the All-Square Student Budget Allocation Committee, All-University Events Committee, and 1831 Fund.

Office Hours: Thursdays, 1PM to 2PM; Fridays, 5 PM to 6 PM. Keagan will be discussing Student Activities Board.  

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