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SA updates policy following proposed censures

Cassandra Kamp, Deputy Speaker of the Senate, (left), Brandon Lesnicki, Election Commissioner, and Ian Pearson, Speaker-elect, listen to prospective executive cabinet members at the Saturday night Senate meeting.

Noah Thornburgh

May 1, 2019

DeKALB — The SA Senate has been updating its finance policy and has recognized its outdatedness since at least January.“Some parts of the finance policy are out of date, out of practice, or warrant reconsideration,” according to a Jan. 25 memorandum sent by the Rules and Procedures Committee.Three...

Letter to the Editor: Refocus SA

Christine Wang & Rachel Jacob

April 1, 2019

Letters to the editor are the the author's opinion aloneAs alumnae, we would much prefer to allow our successors room to grow and lead. However, when unwarranted accusations of past misappropriations, bias and targeting surface past the ends of our terms, we feel the need to address them. While there were times t...

SA sees budget reduction in reflection of declining enrollment

Kierra Frazier

February 13, 2019

DeKALB — The Student Association [SA] is creating an ad-hoc committee for finance policy revision after seeing a decrease in its budget due to low enrollment over the past year.The committee was approved by the Senate at Sunday night’s meeting and will cease to exist once the finance policy has be...