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Legislation and two new senators at this week’s SGA meeting

Senators Taylor Gaston and Thomas Thornton presented resolution number two at the SGA meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 25. This bill will send a recommendation to the Physical Plant asking them to pour concrete on the gravel area of Govs Lane between the UC and the flowerbed that many students use ...

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SGA: Declining trend in votes at elections

Advice on how to reverse the trend in declining number of votes for SGA elections was offered by current SGA senators at a meeting Wednesday, Sept. 18. 579 students voted in the SGA elections of fall 2013. This is 125 less than fall 2012 and 337 less than fall 2011. ...

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SGA’s Academic Integrity Week raises awareness on cheating and plagiarism

By Lauren Cottle Staff Writer   Students ate doughnuts and sipped on lemonade as they learned about the dangers of academic dishonesty last week. The SGA-sponsored Academic Integrity Week, from Tuesday, Sept. 10 to Thursday, Sept. 12, included events such as a doughnut breakfast in the UC lobby called “Do-not ...

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New freshmen and graduate SGA senators

From Tuesday, Sept. 10 to Thursday, Sept. 12, the SGA held its senator elections for five freshman seats and two graduate seats. Students could either cast their votes online or go to physical booths in the UC. Eighteen freshman candidates were running and only five were to be accepted. There ...

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Freshmen and graduate elections

By Myranda Harrison Staff Writer During this election term there are 18 eligible freshmen senator candidates and two eligible graduate senator candidates. Each candidate must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 and cannot have any form of formal disciplinary record. Many applications from students wishing to run are ...

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SGA presents new legislation, appoints two new members, and discusses upcoming events

By Lauren Cottle Guest Writer The Student Government Association met at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, to discuss upcoming events and propose new legislation. Resolution number one was presented, which will be voted on Wednesday, Sept. 11. The bill’s purpose is to send a formal letter of thanks and appreciation ...

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