All posts tagged "SGA"
SGA to spend $1.2 million in student dollars next year
Every semester, each student is required to pay a $12 student activities fee. This fee, plus some extra funds from President Ramsey’s office, makes up the $1.2 million dollar budget that SGA will spend in 2015-2016. Starting...
- Posted December 3, 2014
Good Samaritan policy protects students who protect one another
Brooke Billingsley – U of L has a policy for students who realize someone needs help because he or she drank too much. It allows students to contact authorities without worrying about being cited for underage...
- Posted November 18, 2014
SGA Update: 2015-2016 budget in progress
The SGA Senate met on Tuesday evening for the first time in nearly a month. Since the last meeting on Sept. 30, each council president proposed a budget for the 2015 to 2016 school year to the...
- Posted October 22, 2014
Plans for ‘L Trail’ take shape
About a month after a student was stabbed near campus, plans for the proposed ‘L Trail’, a safe walkway for students, are beginning to come together in the SGA safety committee. President Ramsey’s leadership team first announced...
- Posted October 21, 2014
How much does homecoming week cost?
A free Jeremih Concert outside of Cardinal Towne officially kicked off U of L’s homecoming week on Friday. Changing the usual tradition, the Student Activities Board decided to replace last year’s block party with a concert. According...
- Posted October 12, 2014
SGA Update: Council presidents talk budgets, communication
Budget proposals are due for each of the twelve school councils by mid-October. The council presidents discussed possible adjustments to their budgets at a meeting on Sept. 30. Speed, nursing, business, graduate, law and public health schools...
- Posted October 2, 2014
SGA Brief: Safety committee asks for an extension
In the two weeks following the safety bulletin from President Ramsey’s office, an SGA committee has been researching the best way to keep students safe on campus. The committee was scheduled to present a formal plan of...
- Posted September 24, 2014
Brief: SGA E-Board begins budget process
The Executive Board of SGA, which is composed of all college council presidents, began the 2015-2016 budget process on Tuesday night. This 2015-2016 total council budgets will be increased to $165,000 from the current $145,000. This $20,000...
- Posted September 16, 2014
Brief: SGA Passes Safety Resolution
The Student Government Association(SGA) Senate unanimously passed a safety resolution at their meeting on Tuesday night. The resolution is designed to ensure that SGA President Monali Haldankar will continue working with U of L Administrators to increase...
- Posted September 9, 2014
Op-Ed: Stop passing the cost to students
By Brandon McReynolds– Over the past five years, despite constant budget cuts, I have seen the University of Louisville grow in an almost unprecedented fashion. Sadly the cost of the cost of campus growth has been pushed...
- Posted July 14, 2014