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New plan may improve senators’ participation

Staff Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Student Government Association

The Wichita State Student Government Association is exploring options to keep senators on track to fulfill their obligations as elected officials. During Wednesday’s meeting, Vice President Olivia Sullivan proposed a system...

Shockers chop down Sycamores in three sets

Editor-in-Chief

October 8, 2012

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This is the time of year where teams find out if they are really championship material or not. The Wichita State volleyball team played three games in four days, including key conference matches against Illinois State and India...

Organizations main focus of SGA Senate

Staff Reporter

October 8, 2012

Filed under Student Government Association

More than a hundred organizations were approved as Registered Student Organizations during Wednesday’s Student Government Association meeting. The majority of these organizations were passed as full RSOs. Five new organizat...

SGA Senate meets in Ulrich, thanked for promoting the arts

Staff Reporter

October 1, 2012

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The Student Government Association met in the recently reopened Ulrich Museum of Art on Wednesday. It was an appropriate setting for a meeting that focused largely on SGA’s contribution to a new art installation. Roy Smith, advise...

Student Government plans to add 16 comment boxes to gather student input

Staff Reporter

September 12, 2012

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Since spring 2012, the Student Government Association has employed the use of 11 suggestion boxes around campus to get a feel for what students want and need from their elected officials. Soon, SGA will add 16 more boxes to h...

SGA leaders remind Senate of its responsibilities

Staff Reporter

September 5, 2012

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Student Government Association President Luis Carbajal and Vice President Olivia Sullivan didn’t mince words while dressing down SGA members. “This is just not working out right. If you guys don’t want to be here, that...

Strong groups drive SGA action

Staff Reporter

August 27, 2012

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Wichita State’s Student Government Association has been hard at work, even though school just started. Last week marked the first SGA meeting of the school year and the second meeting of the 55th session of SGA.Three new co...

SGA aims to create community for its 100th year

Staff Reporter

July 25, 2012

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The Student Government Association at Wichita State is about to hit a big milestone-- its 100th birthday. To help kick off the festivities Luis Carbajal, SGA president, created a Programming Committee that will plan events for...

SGA vice president finds summer job working social media for Obama campaign

Staff Reporter

June 20, 2012

Filed under Student Government Association

Social networking sites are a way to stay in touch with friends for most people. It’s a vital part of Wichita State senior Olivia Sullivan’s job.  She is serving as a fellow for President Barack Obama’s re-election campai...

Getting to know the new SGA president

Staff Reporter

June 13, 2012

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Luis Carbajal starts his term as Student Government president today. In May 2013, Carbajal will graduate with degrees in Political Science, Economics, Strategic Communication and Spanish. However, Carbajal has a lot on his age...