May 2022

Student Leadership Gala

Student Leadership Gala Video

What is a student leader? SJSU students and staff share their thoughts on leadership at the recently-concluded 11th Student Leadership Gala held last Tuesday, May 3rd, at the Student Union Ballroom. Video by Teddy Barnes. 

Government Corner

Happy May, Spartans! Good luck on finals and, for those heading to commencement, congratulations to the SJSU Class of 2022!

A.S. Elections 2022 have concluded! Congratulations to the incoming A.S. Board of Directors. Visit to view the upcoming directors. Oath-taking will take place on Wednesday, May 11, 4pm, in Student Union Meeting Room 1A. Everyone is welcome to attend. The new board’s term begins June 1 st.

The recently-concluded 11th Student Leadership Gala, hosted by Associated Students, Solidarity Network and Student Involvement, recognized student leaders and their work at the University and in the community. 

The sixth and final article for Spartan Voice by A.S. is now available. Please check out the latest blog below from Kingson Leung, Associate Director, Marketing and Programs! We have enjoyed writing about our personal and shared experiences to help clarify the values that are important to Associated Students.

Take advantage of SJSU Finals Programs & Resources to help with finals. For details, visit

If you have signed up for an A.S. COVID Care Kit, these are now available for pick up at the A.S. Government Office, Student Union, 2nd Floor, Suite 2300. Please remember to stay safe, vigilant, and healthy by following COVID-19 guidelines. More information at Student Health Center.


Continue to check out our Instagram and TikTok @as_sjsu for more information on events, programs, and services! It has been an honor and pleasure serving as your A.S. Director of Communications for this academic year. Finish strong and Spartan Up!

A.S. Government Corner is a monthly update from your Director of Communications, Gerard Pablo,

A.S. Government

A.S. Board of Directors 2022-2023

Meet the newly elected A.S. Board of Directors for the 2022-2023 academic school year! 


11th Annual Student Leadership Gala Awardees

Kudos to the recipients of the A.S. 55 2022 award: Alina Torres, Alison Ross Medina, Mallory Wakida, Cora Asuncion, Merliouisse Bugay, Nina Chuang, Sachi Tolani, Safiullah Saif, Tanaz Saiyed, Umama Muntaha Kamal Oishi, and Zhixiang Chen.


Spartan Voice by Associated Students

The sixth and final blog post for Spartan Voice by A.S. for 2021-2022 is finally here! Check out the article on self-awareness, student success and graduation by Kingson Leung, A.S. Associate Director, Programs & Marketing by clicking here.


Submit Feedback to the

A.S. Board or Departments

In lieu of a public forum, you may submit questions, ideas, and any feedback for the A.S. Board and A.S. Departments by using the Your Voice Matters Google Form.

Click the button below to be heard!


Reserve a Conference Room!

The A.S. House has conference room space available for SJSU students and staff use, free of charge, during our regular business hours from Monday-Thursday. Click below to reserve a room!

Questions? Contact our office at or 408-924-6242.


Student Organization Funding

Associated Students offers up to $2,700 per year for Recognized Student Organizations. To learn more, click here

Questions? Contact Maritza Molina, A.S. Controller, at

FINALS_DigitalNewsletter _1_.png

SJSU Finals Programs & Resources

Monday. May 9 to Wednesday, May 25

Each semester, offices and departments across campus host events, study spaces, tutoring programs, and provide resources to support students during the final exam season. This semester programs will be hosted from Monday, May 9 through Wednesday, May 25. Click here to check out the events and resources being offered! Masks are required regardless of vaccination status. 

Questions? Contact Student Involvement, at


Your voice matters–do your part to keep SJSU safe from sex/gender discrimination, sexual/gender harassment, sexual misconduct, dating/domestic violence, and stalking. #SpeakUpSpartans. Fore more info, click here.
SJSU Cares!

Are you at risk of becoming homeless? Do you skip meals to afford rent? Do you have an unexpected medical bill that you are struggling to pay? SJSU Cares may be able to provide you with campus and community resources to manage your crisis. Reach out at to keep updated on campus resources for yourself or to refer a friend.

Click the photo above to watch some student testimonials!
A.S. Events Calendar
A.S. has a full calendar of events for you. To view the calendar, click here.

De-Stress for Success!

Thursday, May 12, 11AM-2PM

Smith/Carlos Lawn

Come take a study break and de-stress during finals season with a petting zoo and free chair massages. There will also be FREE food and swag!

Questions? Contact Merilouisse Bugay, A.S. Events Student Assistant, at

Transportation Solutions

Hey Spartans! Happy Bike month!

May is known as bike month!

In celebration of bike month, AS Transportation Solutions will be hosting another raffle! From May 1st to May 13th, submit your bike selfie and a photo of your trip for a chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card! There are a number of free apps out there that will let you track your bike ride for FREE! A few examples are: Strava, Garmin, Map My Ride by Under Armour, Bike GPS - Ride Tracker, Bike Tracker: Ride Cyclemeter, and so many more options! You will have a maximum of 5 entries! All you need to do to enter is post a selfie with your bike and a photo of your trip and tag us @ts_sjsu and you will be entered into the drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card! Please make sure to stay safe while taking your trip and do not

take your picture while riding your bike!

Bike to Work Day Energizer Station

Later on this month on May 20th, AS Transportation Solutions will be hosting a bike to work day energizer station in collaboration with the city of San Jose! Stop by the energizer station and get some free food from 6:00 am- 10:00am! You can also preregister and take the pledge for a free tote bag from the city at this link!

For more updates on events and resources during Earth Month, follow our social media! Our handle is @ts_sjsu on both Instagram and Twitter!

Questions? Contact Anton Lauron, T.S. Student Assistant, at

Getting Around SJSU
Biking to Campus
Follow us on Instagram @ts_sjsu!
César E. Chávez Community Action Center

All events will be held at the Campus Community Garden, 372 E. San Salvador St. (across the street from the dining commons).


Mondays: 1:15-3:15PM

Tuesdays: 9-11AM

Fridays: 10AM-12PM Garden

For more information on the garden, composting hours, and volunteer opportunities: Instagram @sjsucccac@sjsugarden and/or

Questions? Contact Matthew Spadoni, CCCAC Community Garden Coordinator, at

Photo Gallery
View the full album for each event by clicking on the display photo.

04/06 CCCAC Community Garden: Poetry, Performance & Protesting


04/07 Spartan Talks with Tabitha Brown


04/12 Japanese American Internment Exhibit Launch


04/14 A.S. Elections Results Party!


04/14 A.S. Café Open Mic Night


04/22 CCCAC Community Garden: Earth Day Storytelling


04/29 A.S. Presents... Culture Couture


05/03 11th Annual Student Leadership Gala

Click below to CONNECT WITH US!

Facebook  Twitter  Instagram  Youtube