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The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

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Student committees share goals

Student committees share goals

Student Body President Michelle Murphy swears in the new senators at the student senate meeting Jan. 26 in the Arcola/Tuscola Room of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. (Kim Foster

Student committees share goals

This semester Jarrod Scherle, a senior finance major and Speaker of the Senate, asked each student government committee to come up with at least one productive program or goal for the end of the semester. While many of the committees are still planning things out, here is what they have so far:

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