Scholas committees





Arts Committee

Space for everyone to come together to create, collaborate, and take a short break from studying! There are no limits when it comes to exploring arts & culture at ISS.  

Morgan Rose Murphy

Suthida Chawla

Swati Rao 

Editorial Committee

The Editorial Committee is in-charge of overseeing publications that involved the students of ISS, including but not limited to the Best Student Essay book. It tries to immortalize students’ stellar works by circulating publications to previous, current and upcoming students. This year, the Committee is working to carry out projects that will also showcase meaningful student-related activities happening in and out of the Institute.

Jeremiah de Guzman




We are committed to bringing awareness and collectively building projects that target environmental thinking and actions of the ISS community. 

Lia Marie Driscoll

Yenny Rodriguez 

Naru Suguira

Lina Cendales

Gender and Sexual Diversity Committee

We are committed to promoting gender and sexuality issues within the ISS community through increasing male participation in our activities because gender issues affect everyone, not only females, promote participation related to LGBTi and sexual reproductive health awareness programs. We also want the student body to be aware of the ISS diversity and harassment policy.

Rosa Itandehui Olivera Chávez

Amanda Mariga

Princess Harriet Kajobe

Housing Committee 

The Housing Committee seeks to try and represent our collective issues and struggles with, literally, the ‘everyday.’ Get in touch with us for what’s troubling you at home and we’ll try and help as best as possible! (The extended committee has representatives from all four houses.)

Poorvi Bhargava

Ivanna Cardenas

Hassan Turi 

International Relations Committee

To promote understanding among the various nationalities represented in the ISS, and increase awareness of the achievements, concerns, problems and current issues of the various countries represented at the ISS.

Leandro Schweitzer

Sheila Makena

Philomena Ngissah 

Social Committee

“we are more than parties”, this year the social committee is all about integration! We want to be the bridge between the committees and the students, where every single one feels represented and part of ISS community.

Monserrat  Hernández Solomon Awuviri

Marina Graciolli de Paiva

Hulio Cesar Muñoz 

Sports Committee

ISS Sports Committee is dedicated in promoting a healthy student life. The idea is to facilitate participation in sports among the students and organize sports activities within the ISS and with other institutions in The Hague as well.

Louise Rodrigues Alves

Ravi Kumar

Rifki Prakoso

Volunteer committee

Our objective is to promote responsible voluntarism and social giving. We encourage students to get involved with local organisations through volunteering. We are keen to raise awareness about the linkages between volunteerism and development practice

Tira Maya Maisesa Nashat HayatullahVermuri Sushrutha

Representative committees

Students are also represented on ISS policy committees and have regular meetings with the ISS Institute Board to ensure that the student voice is heard

Teaching and Learning Committee (TLC)

Claudia Arbelaez

Saumya Mathur

Vemuri Sushrutha

Institute Council (IC)

Rebecca Cudjoe

Estefanía Zemóg Endara