"It is a pretty big deal to pull it out of bond surplus," Jansen Penny, student body president and senior in industrial engineering, said.
It was a brief student senate meeting on Thursday evening as Student Governing Association convened for the first time this semester.
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There are now nine suspected campaign violations in this cycle.
Of the respondents who replied to the SGA demographic survey, 77 percent identified as white.
The deadline, initially set for Friday, Jan. 24, will now be at 4 p.m. on Jan. 31.
Debate on a resolution about Educational Opportunity Fund allocations lasted nearly two hours.
A survey conducted by the CSI found is a decline in SafeRide usage.
Kansas State Student Governing Association created the Special Committee on Diversity Programming Committee Reform last night with no objections.
SGA also passed a bill regarding elections regulations and the privilege fee.
When all of the compensation changes, additions and decreases were accounted for the total compensation amount decreased by 17 percent. The number of compensated officers, however, increased from 10 to 14.
Student senators approved the creation of Special Committee on Rural Student Success and Jodi Kaus, director of Powercat Financial, spoke about the 10-year anniversary of the organization.
In a seven to one vote, the Privilege Fee Committee recommended a three year continuance for Student Legal Services.
In the second Student Governing Association senate meeting of the semester, senators heard from Kelli Farris, executive director of the Center for Student Involvement, and Scott Jones, director of the Office of Institutional Equity.
The campus wide mandatory student fee has increased 6.4 percent since the 2018-2019 academic year
Wildcat Chamber filled with student senators to discuss campus issues after a long summer break.
Student body president Jansen Penny and vice president Ali Karamali begin working on campaign promises to improve K-State's campus.
Junior Hannah Heatherman took over for junior Ryan Kelly as speaker of the student senate Thursday night.
SGA approves the creation of the Diversity, Inclusion and Equity committee, amends election statutes
SGA authorized the creation of a committee that combines the goals of the Special Committee on Membership with the mandates of the Student Engagement Committee.
The Privilege Fee Committee recommends an increase to the Union's operations budget and continuances to the other three accounts.
Twitter video shows Ryan Kelly asking for help to get disqualified from SGA presidential race.