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SGA passes resolution recognizing 40 years of campus LGBTQ organizations

Andrew Linnabary

September 8

Filed under News, Student Government Association

Wichita State Student Government Association unanimously passed a resolution Wednesday recognizing the 40-year history of LGBTQ groups on campus.The resolution, authored by SGA Legislative Director Marilyn Morton and Chief of S...

SGA Black Lives Matter resolution: What’s next?

Andrew Linnabary

September 8

Filed under News, Student Government Association

Wichita State Student Government Association passed a resolution last week recognizing the Black Lives Matter movement on campus, leading to the question of “what’s next?” in terms of going forward with the resolution.Stu...

Reflections on the past year of SGA, looking ahead to next year

TJ Rigg

May 5

Filed under News, Student Government Association

Student Body President Joseph Shepard said many people will look upon the 58th session of Student Government Association as a controversial group.“But they’ll think of it as a year that opened up so many doors for so many peo...

Shepard losing the flock: SGA senator speaks out against new executive administration

Andrew Linnabary

May 2

Filed under News, Student Government Association

According to At-Large Senator Paige Hungate, Wichita State’s Student Government Association lacks professionalism.“I don’t think many senators and the executive branch understand their roles,” Hungate said. “There a...

SGA passes resolution opposing governor’s budget options

TJ Rigg

April 28

Filed under News, Student Government Association

One of Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposed budget options for fiscal year 2017 includes a five percent cut in funding to Wichita State.That cut would mean a loss of $3,728,210 in funding for the university, according to a resolution pas...

SGA starts 59th session

TJ Rigg

April 21

Filed under News, Student Government Association

The 59th session of Wichita State’s Student Government Association began Wednesday, with cabinet appointments and the swearing in of the new Student Senate.The general mood of the meeting was excitement, with several veteran senat...

SGA delays resolution recommending diversity training for faculty, staff

TJ Rigg

April 14

Filed under News, Student Government Association

A resolution recommending mandatory diversity training for Wichita State faculty and staff received its first read Wednesday night during Student Government Association’s meeting.The resolution was tabled for one week after a...

SGA passes second recommended student fees allocations

TJ Rigg

April 6

Filed under News, Student Government Association

Nearly a month after rejecting the original recommended student fees allocations, Student Government Association passed a revised recommendation Wednesday. The budget totals $9,203,284. Now the budget heads to University President J...

Meet the presidential, vice presidential candidates

Sunflower staff

April 4

Filed under News, Student Government Association

The parties are organized alphabetically, by ticket, below:ProgressPresident: Joseph ShepardVice President: Taben AzadMotto: “Engage. Empower. Enhance.”Main objectives: Student safety, student health and student lifeRunning inspirati...