Weekly SGA Update: September 27, 2017


Treasurer’s Report—NanHao Chen

  • Current budget for the year is $9501
  • $7388 for operations.
    • For use on things outside of the realm of SGA, for those who come to SGA seeking funds.
    • Conferences, academic trips, academic activities.
    • Ideally: use only an allotted amount of money per meeting.
  • Funding requests
    • From NanHao Chen—Conference in Boston, MA—$578
      • Important conversation about constitutional interpretation
      • SGA has a clause in the constitution that states: SGA cannot fund travel or lodging unless it is for a service trip at which point up to 75.00 can be allotted per person
      • Funding request did not pass
    • From Cassidy Wheeler—Ohio Valley Shakespeare—$244
      • Can only fund registration, of which she is asking $75
      • Approved.

Student Affairs Committee—Mark Siriano

  • Toilet paper is now provided in all new dorms on the first floor of each building
  • Multiple doors around campus have been fixed
  • Recycling bins are now in all residence halls
  • You are now welcome to bring your own cup to fill up with coffee in Jazzmans

Academic Affairs Committee—Lauren Gilbert

  • Looking for feedback particularly from first-years about the first engagement experience
  • CPC
  • Looking at GE review
  • Working on getting federal election dates off
  • Working on moving special topics courses to be counted as Area V