M.Y.I.G. has a position for you!

Senator & Representative  Researches and presents bills, which are debated, in committee and on the actual House and Senate chambers floors in Lansing.
Executive Officer Qualifies through the process of regional primaries at fall conference with state-wide elections in Lansing. These youth leaders include Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Speaker of the House and other constitutional officers.
Inspirational Leader  Opens and close legislative sessions and other program events with a prayer or inspiring comment/quote.
Committee Chair Oversees the running of the joint committees using parliamentary procedure to keep order.
House, Senate or Committee Clerk  Reads the bills and takes notes, keeps records.
Lobbyist Participates in this key "third house" by influencing and educating youth legislators on key issues and the passage and/or defeat of bills.
Press Corp Members write and edit a newspaper and film closed circuit TV news programs covering events at the state convention.
Lawyer Researches and participates in civil and criminal cases for mock trials.
National Issues Forum Delegate Offers opportunities for all high school delegates to debate and research issues of national and/or international importance

 

YMCA Michigan Youth in Government
2175 Association Drive, Suite 200
Okemos, Michigan 48864
Phone: (517) 639-4480 - Contact Us
Fax: (517) 639-3525