All posts tagged "SGA"

  • SGA update
    Gen-eds, SAC renovations discussed at SGA meeting

    By Kyeland Jackson– Changes to U of L general education requirements were discussed at the SGA meeting on Nov. 17. The redesigned gen-ed courses target developing self-awareness and moral intelligence. Survey responses from students helped SGA create...

    • Posted November 19, 2015
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  • Sarah Rohleder
    Smoke-free campus?: Students record nearly 400 accounts of campus smoking

    By Brooke Moody— It’s hard to ignore the pungent, musty odor of cigarette smoke. Students at U of L are all too familiar with this smell. It’s a common sight to see smokers lingering outside between classes,...

    • Posted November 16, 2015
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  • SGA update
    Slates, spending caps change in new SGA election rules

    By Olivia Krauth– SGA voted new election rules into action last month in hopes more students will run for office next semester. “Our most distinct changes come from an opinion that both the Court and myself hold:...

    • Posted November 3, 2015
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  • Food Trucks
    Food trucks welcomed on U of L’s campus

    By Kyeland Jackson– Students are receiving a surprise twice a week, as food trucks are springing up around campus. With options such as Boss Hog’s BBQ, Mark’s Feed Store, The Traveling Kitchen and others, students are rushing...

    • Posted October 26, 2015
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  • newsbrief
    U of L Board of Trustees approves SAC renovations proposal

    By Olivia Krauth– The SAC renovations cleared a final hurdle today, as the U of L Board of Trustees approved the $40 million proposal to expand and renovate the SAC. Key players in the renovation plans—SGA President...

    • Posted October 8, 2015
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  • SAC
    SAC renovation still in the works

    The plan to renovate the U of L Student Activities Center has been an ongoing process, one that has left some people wondering if it will ever be put into motion. While the discussion on what to...

    • Posted September 10, 2015
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    SGA gets rolling: 5 takeaways from the first Senate meeting

    Students are one week into school, and the business of the Student Government Association is already well underway. The SGA held their annual retreat and the first Student Senate meeting of the year at U of L’s...

    • Posted August 29, 2015
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  • Cell phone
    New safety app comes to campus

    Over the summer, the Student Government Association and University Police will be developing a safety app called Rave Guardian. It will be part of the current Rave alert system, which sends text and e-mails about emergencies and reported crimes....

    • Posted May 18, 2015
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    Low response rates prompt U of L to reevaluate course evaluations

    It’s the end of the semester at U of L, and if you are a student, your email inbox is probably full of reminders to fill out course evaluations. These online forms allow students to voice their...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • SGA update
    SGA brief: Senate passes SAC renovation resolution

    SGA student senators saw the first visual representation of what a newly renovated Student Activities Center might look like at Tuesday night’s SGA meeting.  Dean of Students Michael Mardis, along with a representative from Hastings and Chivetta...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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