All posts tagged "SGA"

  • SGA President describes clean-up role of interims

    By Joseph Lyell — SGA President Vishnu Tirumala said frustration with U of L should be directed at past leaders, not the current ones. In an interview with The Cardinal, he said Board of Trustees Chair David...

    • Posted February 16, 2018
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  • State could help fund new Cultural Center, campus maintenance

    By Briana Linney — Cultural Center to be razed Interim President Greg Postel told the SGA Senate the Cultural Center is so dilapidated it needs to be replaced. He addressed rumors it could be relocated at the...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Brief: SGA will accept candidate applications for 2018 elections beginning Monday

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L’s Student Government Association will accept applications for its 2018 representatives starting Feb. 12. Elections will be held between Feb. 26 and March 1. The SGA Supreme Court will preside over...

    • Posted February 8, 2018
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  • Cardinals visit Frankfort to lobby for student interests

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L students traveled to Frankfort Feb. 6 to lobby for the university’s interests. The trip was a product of SGA’s Cards in Action program, which aims to inform state legislators of...

    • Posted February 6, 2018
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  • 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
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  • 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
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    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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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