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Spanish Club fundraiser

By: KYLIE CAMPBELL Staff Writer kycampbe@iu.edu Love pizza and supporting your campus? The Spanish Club at IU South Bend will be hosting a fundraiser at Blaze Pizza on Thursday, March 12. The fundraiser will take place from 2-6 p.m. Blaze Pizza will donate 20% of proceeds from meal costs towards IU South Bend’s Spanish Club.

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Changing the rules on skateboards, women’s soccer team pushing for next semester

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer It came to light that the skateboarding policy has changed last Student Government Association (SGA) meeting. With funding undergoing approval, the women’s soccer team is on track be in full swing next semester. As of now, students are allowed to use skateboards, penny boards and longboards in housing only. Students

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Two large funding requests passed this week’s SGA meeting

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer kmluce@iu.edu The Student Government Association (SGA) passed two large funding requests for the Advertising Club and the Black Student Union. The Advertising Club’s trip to the Chicago Advertising Career Fair was funded to $2,000. The career fair in Chicago allows students to work and network with professionals in their industry.

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SGA elections approach

By: ZACHARY BEAUCHAMP Staff Writer The Student Government Association (SGA) hosts elections every spring semester to elect their next set of officials. There are 16 positions to fill in the SGA. The positions include: President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Secretary and 12 Senators. “The terms are for one year and start after Final Exams and run into

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Momentum builds for SGA’s final 2018-19 budget

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer katelucellc@gmail.com The Student Government Association (SGA) will soon try to pass the largest budget in its history for the upcoming school year, according to SGA President Shail Bhagat. “This year we had to change many outdated practices that were really impeding the scope of this organization. I see the progress

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Vice Chancellor: Child Development Center could reopen

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer katelucellc@gmail.com Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Jann Joseph spoke to SGA about the possible reopening of the Early Child Development Center. Joseph said that if the center was to open again, money might be needed from the Student Activities Fund to make it happen. This would not be a

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Lack of quorum delays funding request

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer katelucellc@gmail.com A funding requesting from the Student Finance Association was put on hold because the quorum was not met at last Friday’s Student Government Association (SGA) meeting. The Student Finance Association is looking to take eight members to New York City to explore Wall Street for four days. The group

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SGA teams up with Special Olympics

By: ZANE GONZALEZ Staff Writer @ZaneGonzo36   The Student Government Association (SGA) heard from Special Olympics representative Buzz Lail, Friday, about partnering to spread the word about an upcoming Polar Plunge in South Bend. Lail was there to propose the idea of working with SGA to help raise awareness about the Polar Plunge that will

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