“Focus on the success of our students.” The fall 2018 President-Provost Forum

Ethan Castro
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Oct 29, 2018
Once per semester, the Illinois Tech Student Government Association (SGA) hosts an open event wherein the university’s president and provost take to the stage and answer direct questions from the student body. The fall 2018 installment of the President-Provost Forum saw President Alan Cramb and Provost Peter Kilpatrick answer a plethora of student questions during the lunch hour on Wednesday, October 28.
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2018 - Fall - Issue 8
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SGA Academic Affairs Committee initiates project on architecture portfolio reviews

Ethan Castro
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Oct 22, 2018
Third-year architecture student and Student Government Association (SGA) Senator Marcos Mercado is in the midst of a project that is very personal to him as an architecture major. For the past several weeks, he has been in talks with Illinois Tech Career Services to look into better options for bolstering the portfolios of architecture students.
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2018 - Fall - Issue 7
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SGA to host Trunk or Treat

Hassan Simmons
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SGA Event Member
Oct 21, 2019
Hey, You!

What plans do you have going on this Wednesday (10/23) during the lunch hour? Hopefully you’re eating properly. Your mother worries when you don’t eat, you know?  But she doesn’t know that food alone can’t fill that all-consuming hole in your stomach. No, no, no. This driving force of hunger yearns for one thing...knowledge.
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2019 - Fall - Issue 7
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SGA hosts Student Affairs Townhall

Emma Kaufman
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Oct 21, 2019
The Student Government Association (SGA) events committee hosted a student affairs townhall on Monday, October 14 during the lunch hour. The event was held to encourage students to interact with the administrators directly involved in student affairs, a broad field encompassing campus life, residence life, dining, community standards, and the center for disability resources. Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students Katherine Stetz was there to answer any and all questions from students. Additionally, Director of Campus Life Patrick Fina was there to answer any Office of Campus Life (OCL) related questions. SGA senators had collected questions from students to kick off the event, and later the floor was opened to questions from attendees.
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2019 - Fall - Issue 7
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Strategic goals of Kaplan Institute and more, discussed with SGA Senate

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Oct 14, 2019
The Kaplan Institute hired Lance Pressl to be the Managing Director three months ago. He doesn’t remember student dissatisfaction with Kaplan last year because he wasn’t here. Pressl spoke to the Student Government Association (SGA) Senate on Wednesday, October 9. He shared a series of key priorities of the Kaplan Institute in order to maintain communication and receive feedback from the senators.
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2019 - Fall - Issue 6
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