All posts tagged "SGA"

  • Students want a say in real estate deals

    By Joseph Lyell — At Nov. 7’s SGA meeting, a resolution was passed detailing grievances against the foundation and the university. The document petitions the president of the university, and the chair of the foundation to consult...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
    • 1
  • Faculty Senate votes to suspend paralegal program

    By Makayla Gross — The main topic discussed at the Nov. 1 faculty senate meeting was the suspension of the university’s paralegal program. Previously, students pursuing a major in criminal justice, law or political science could choose to...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
    • 1
  • SGA, forum, jonathan fuller,
    Renovations the main concern at SGA open forum

    By Bailey Campagna — The Student Government Association held an open forum Oct. 2 to increase transparency and give students the opportunity to voice concerns for campus renovations and improvements. SGA’s Top Four were asked about improvements to...

    • Posted October 3, 2017
    • 0
  • Vishnu Tirumala
    Letter to the Editor: Presidential search will be fair, open to university input

    By Vishnu Tirumala — As Student Body President, one of my most important roles is serving on our University’s Board of Trustees. The Board is the highest decision-making body at the University; they approve University expenditures, set...

    • Posted September 19, 2017
    • 0
  • Features
    ELSB offers dinner and social justice discussion

    By Starr Savoy– Engage Lead Serve Board’s Equality and Justice committee hosted a Dinner for Justice to discuss important social justice topics. ELSB, SGA’s service branch, is responsible for planning community engagement opportunities for students. The Equality...

    • Posted September 17, 2017
    • 0
  • SGA update
    SGA rejects President Trump’s DACA decision, offers aid to affected students

    By Bailey Campagna — On Sept. 5th Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Trump Administration would phase out the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals program in the next six months, leaving Congress to decide whether to continue...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
    • 0
  • U of L’s president, SGA denounce Trump’s DACA plan

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L administrators and the Student Government Administration rejected President Donald Trump’s plan to rescind Deffered Action for Childhood Arrivals program In a statement, U of L’s Interim President Greg Postel said...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
    • 0
  • ULAA budget meeting
    Athletics board raises basketball ticket prices

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Athletic Association board approved a $104.5 million budget June 2, up $8.1 million from 2016-17. Executive Senior Associate Athletic Director Kevin Miller said ULAA’s revenue grew four percent this past year. They also...

    • Posted June 2, 2017
    • 0
  • SGA update
    Resolutions on the horizon

    By Shelby Brown– The SGA Senate meetings passed several resolutions pertaining to the student body. The senators met tirelessly drafting and revising the resolutions, sending them back to committees and brining them before the Senate for readings....

    • Posted April 20, 2017
    • 0
  • SGA update
    SAC renovation will not remove the ramp

    By Shelby Brown– In a change from original construction plans, the SAC ramp will not be removed, saving upwards of $800,000. In Tuesday’s SGA Senate meeting, Director of Student Involvement Tim Moore said chill water and steam lines run...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
    • 0