The Student Government Association met on Feb. 24 to discuss funding requests and upcoming events and to hear from former SGA president Kevin Schascheck.
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Assistant Vice Presidents for Student Success Yolanda Trevino, Philemon Yebei and Jim Kennedy also attended. Other administrators, including IU South Bend Dean of Student Life Monica Porter and Student Success Specialist Kate Golstein, also accompanied Payne-Kirchmeier.
Bio-Chem Club President and Treasurer Joel Rael, who is also an SGA senator, presented a funding request of $136.59. This would reimburse the cost of refreshments for the club’s Oct. 20 event featuring Molly Fox, an IU South Bend graduate attending IU Dental School, who discussed the process of applying to dental school and shared her experience. Senator Rael abstained, and the senate funded the request in full.
On Sept. 30, the Student Government Association heard three funding requests from various student groups.
On Sept. 23, the Student Government Association convened to interview six candidates for senate positions. After a senatorial session to discuss the candidates, the sitting senate decided to elect all six. Read on to meet the new senators for this academic year.
On Sept. 9 and Sept. 16, the Student Government Association (SGA) held their third and fourth meetings of the semester to discuss funding requests and new appointments.
On Sept. 2, the Student Government Association (SGA) held their second meeting of the academic year to discuss new applicants and event programming. SGA meetings are open to the public and will be held every Friday from 10 a.m. to noon this semester in SAC 220.