NHS College Student Council



The College of Natural and Health Sciences Student Council's (NHS-SC) membership is open to one representative from each of the six Schools and one Department in NHS (Biological Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Earth Sciences & Physics, Human Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Nursing, and Sport and Exercise Science), one representative from each chartered NHS student club, and the Dean’s Office representative (Advisor).

NHS Student Council

Back row l-r: Joseph LaSala and Brett Nichols

Front row l-r: Malia Cable, Danea Burgess, Sarah Thompson, Kinzie Robins, and Thea Kempton

Not pictured: Lindsey Binder

Student Council Members

Malia Cable, President (Dietetics)
Thea Kempton, Vice President (Dietetics)
Kinzie Robins, Treasurer (Math)
Sarah Thompson, Secretary (NSSLHA)
Lindsey Binder (Athletic Training)
Danea Burgess (Chemistry)
Joseph LaSala (Nursing)
Brett Nichols (Sport and Exercise Science)
Beckie Croissant (Advisor)

Purpose of the NHS College Student Council:

  • Communication - To provide a communication liaison between the student body, NHS faculty, and NHS administration. NHS-SC will strive to first and foremost develop student voice within NHS and to foster greater communication amongst the students of NHS as well as the university community.
  • Representation - To appear on behalf of and speak for the students of the College of Natural and Health Sciences on all appropriate matters concerning said students.
  • NHS Events - To aid in the organization of NHS events and activities and facilitate joint club participation. This may include, but not be limited to, guest speakers, College-level picnics or awards.
  • Placement Activities - To promote NHS student placement activities. This may include, but not be limited to, seminars, lecturers, and utilization of placement bulletin boards.
  • Student Organization Events - To encourage and support approved NHS student activities. Special emphasis should be given to supporting activities of NHS’s student clubs and activities designed to facilitate placement of NHS graduates.
  • Student Organization Recognition - To foster the recognition of NHS student clubs.


  • A minimum of three (3) NHS-SC meetings will be held per academic semester (Fall and Spring). NHS-SC will not meet during the summer term or during closed school university periods.

Constitution and Bylaws: Click here to view the NHS-SC Constitution and Bylaws.

Contact: For more information contact Beckie Croissant at (970) 351-2774 or rebecca.croissant@unco.edu.

Click here to view past council members.