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Student Senate offers recommendations for panther statue location, updated on BLM flag petition

Analicia Haynes, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2018

The Student Senate heard an update regarding the Black Lives Matter flag petition and offered their recommendations on the possible relocation of the panther statue. When it comes to the petition, Alicia Matusiak, the student vice president of student affairs, said there is only so much the Student ...

Additional funds for panther statue, University Board

Additional funds for panther statue, University Board

Analicia Haynes

March 22, 2018

Additional funds for a new panther statue and the University Board were approved by the Student Senate Wednesday night. In the first bill, the student government asked for an additional allocation of $8,363 from the Apportionment Board to help pay for the base, pad, brick work, labor and other materials...

Student Senate discusses purchase of panther statue

Student Senate discusses purchase of panther statue

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor

January 31, 2018

The Student Senate discussed the potential purchase of a $5,950 bronze statue of a panther during its meeting Wednesday night. Executive Vice President Derek Pierce said the statue will be paid for by the student government budget, which is paid for by student fees. “$2,400 of it comes from (Will Ou...

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