Twitter poll: How do you feel about some of your privilege fee going to pay for student leader stipends?

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

For 48 hours, the poll asking students how they felt about student leader stipends and compensation being paid out using a portion of the Privilege Fee.

Of the 465 people who responded, 191 responded “I don’t like it,” 149 indicated they would like more information before making a decision and the remaining 125 said “I’m fine with it.”

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My name is Kaylie McLaughlin and I'm the ex-managing editor and audience engagement manager of the Collegian. Previously, I've been the editor-in-chief and the news editor. In the past, I have also contributed to the Royal Purple Yearbook and KKSU-TV. Off-campus, you can find my bylines in the Wichita Eagle, the Shawnee Mission Post and KSNT News. I grew up just outside of Kansas City in Shawnee, Kansas. I’m a senior in digital journalism with a minor in French and a secondary focus in international and area studies. As a third-generation K-Stater, I bleed purple and my goal is to serve the Wildcat community with accurate coverage.