SAAC Representative Voted In and Address from Prism Presented at Senate Hearing

Grace Arnold
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Apr 15, 2019
On Wednesday, April 10, the Student Government Association (SGA) held its eighth senate hearing of the spring semester. These meetings take place with the purpose of approving new senators, representatives, and student organizations, discussing change to the SGA’s governing documents, and hearing project and meeting reports from the executive board and current senators.
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2019 - Spring - Issue 11
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Voting Records Amendment passes at seventh SGA senate hearing of the semester

Grace Arnold
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TechNews Writer
Apr 01, 2019
At the hearing, the senate heard two proposed amendments, one for VanderCook students’ voting rights in SGA executive elections, which received support and little criticism; and one for senate voting records, which sparked much debate; as well as heard executive reports from each of the executive board members.
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2019 - Spring - Issue 9
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The real story behind the legislative session

Derek Rhea
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SGA Senator
Mar 11, 2019
An opinion piece recently published in TechNews outlined somebody’s perspective on the recently introduced “Legislative Session” to Senate meetings, and I felt it necessary to publicly answer some of their critiques and concerns. Know when I speak, I speak as a representative of the Student Body, concerned solely with the needs of Illinois Tech students.
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2019 - Spring - Issue 7
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WIIT Radio Show Spotlight: “BLANK Time”

Ethan Castro
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Nov 05, 2018
First-year architectural engineering student Jackson Lapp has hit the ground running with his involvements on-campus as an elected senator representing the Armour College of Engineering in Student Government Association (SGA) as well as a DJ on WIIT, Illinois Tech’s student-run radio station. It seemed only logical for him to combine these two pursuits into one: thus, he created his current show on the station - “BLANK Time” Sundays from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.

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2018 - Fall - Issue 9
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SGA forms ad hoc Governmental Affairs Committee

Ethan Castro
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Nov 05, 2018
By a prior vote earlier in the fall 2018 semester, SGA created the ad hoc Governmental Affairs Committee to carry out a number of functions for the organization. More specifically, this committee was created, in the words of Senator Matt Chavera, for the purpose of emulating the internal and external affairs committees of SGA equivalents at other universities.
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2018 - Fall - Issue 9
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