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Student Senate meets for last time before break

Luis Martinez, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2014

An emergency bill will be looked at for Student Senate’s final meeting before Thanksgiving break, along with legislation dealing with finals week. Student Senate will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Arcola-Tuscola Room of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. The emergency bill that the...

Student Senate to work with Sexual Assault Taskforce

Stephanie Markham, News Editor

November 16, 2014

As part of its work with the Sexual Assault Taskforce, Student Senate will be hosting a pledge drive and distributing information during the Health Fair Wednesday. The Health Fair will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Grand and University ballrooms of the Martin Luther King Jr. University...

Student senate sets sights on closing events

Luis Martinez, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2014

Student Senate has new four events in the works, with each planned to happen toward the end of the semester. The events will be focused on finals, student finances and livings, and brunch with Billy the Panther. The first of the new bills presented was for an event planned toward the end of finals week c...

Student Senate to review budget cuts

Debby Hernandez, Administration Editor

October 13, 2014

Student Senate will be reviewing its budget cuts at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Arcola/Tuscola Room in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Student Body President Reginald Thedford said senators will need to review budget distribution within the senate and what areas will be cut. “Committees...

Student Senate receives new members, brings back ‘Blue Crew’

Bob Shaughnessy, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2014

The Student Senate swore in 11 new members and discussed upcoming events Wednesday in the Arcola and Tuscola Room.  The senate is still looking to fill some seats, but Reginald Thedford, the student body president, said this gives time for the new senators to apply for the open positions.  Thedford s...

Student senate to recruit new members

Debby Hernandez, Administration Editor

September 1, 2014

The student senate is looking for 15 senators to represent a variety of registered student organizations. “We are looking for students that are ambitious and like to think outside the box,” Reginald Thedford, student body president, said. As of the time of print, 20 students have already applied. “We...

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