SUBOG is short for Student Union Board of Governors. It is made up of 13 board members that oversee 7 different programming committees: Comedy, Concert, Major Weekends, Special Events, Sports, and Outreach.
The Executive Board, made up by Addie Lotito, Emily Robertson, Jade Gallo, Wawa Gatheru and Antonio Cosme-Plein, oversee the 8 programmers and 7 committees.
The Outreach Committee, led by Margot Astorino and Turner Rodman, oversees the advertising and promotion of SUBOG and all of the events planned by the programming committees.
The Comedy Committee, led by Catherine Casey, oversees the Student Union Comedy Show series as well as the annual Winter Weekend and Spring Weekend Comedy Shows. In past years, the committee has brought in comedians like Pete Davidson, Bob Saget, Sal Vulcano, and more.
The Concert Committee, led by Jacob Stockman, oversees the annual Block Party Concert, Fall Concert, and the UCONNIC Music Festival. In past years, the committee has brought in performers like Khalid, Lil Yachty, PNB Rock, Big Gigantic, Fetty Wap, and more.
The Film Committee, led by Alex O’Neill, oversees the film series in the Student Union Theater as well as events centered around movies and television including the Oscars Live Stream, outdoor movies, student film festivals, and travel trips to movie premieres including The Black Panther.
The Major Weekends Committee, led by Kimoya Wallace, oversees the annual Homecoming, Winter, and Senior Weekends at UConn. The weekends include traditional university events including the Homecoming Parade, One Tun Sundae, Senior Stuff-a-Husky and more.
The Special Events Committee, led by Olivia Thomas, oversees a wide-range of different events that students enjoy in-between classes or look forward to all year including traditional events like Food Truck Festival, Stuff-a-Husky, and new events like Mason Jar Sundaes.
The Sports Committee, led by Leroy Collier, oversees the sports-related events at UConn including the Beyond the Field lecture series, popular speakers like Stephen A. Smith, and travel trips to popular games including the Red Sox and Bruins games.
All committees meet weekly and are open to new members throughout the year. See subog.uconn.edu for committee times and location.