The Sunflower

SGA passes student fees

Staff Reporter

October 7, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Wichita State’s Student Government Association approved six unallocated student fees funding bills Wednesday totaling $63,063.The requests for money came from the WSU Band, the Association for Collegiate Entrepreneurs, the Ulr...

SGA to fill Supreme Court

Staff Reporter

September 30, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Student Government Association President Darren Beckham is on a mission to appoint students to the Supreme Court of Wichita State.If Beckham succeeds, it will be the first time in three years that the court has been full, said Ol...

SGA to make changes to Legislative Journal

Staff Reporter

September 25, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

So far this semester, Student Government Association at Wichita State has approved the addition of a new oversight and inquiry committee and changes to the responsibility of the Summer Senate.These are only the first in a long...

SGA individual funding going fast

Staff Reporter

September 23, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Student Government Association approved funding Wednesday for three students to attend research conferences.To do this, SGA distributed $2,060 from the individual allocations account, leaving $7,927.50 in the account.This means that...

SGA to allow summer funding

Staff Reporter

September 16, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Summer Senate can now pass funding from unallocated student fees thanks to an amendment passed Wednesday.The Wichita State Student Government Association unanimously passed these amendments with few questions, no proposed chang...

SGA sets goals for interfaith prayer center

Staff Reporter

September 11, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Wichita State University houses a diverse student body representing many cultures and religions.Student Government Association’s campus issues committee is hoping to accommodate for this diversity by creating a designated are...

Resolution to support summer funding bill failed

Staff Reporter

September 9, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

On Wednesday. the Student Government Association saw a resolution created to show full senate support for a funding bill passed over the summer.The Senate voted against the resolution with a 15-13 vote.The resolution states th...

SGA shows support for ‘Marshallville’

Staff Reporter

September 4, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

“Marshallville” is one step closer to reality. The vision is a designated area outside Charles Koch Arena south entrance for Shocker fans to congregate and possibly tailgate before sporting events.WSU sophomore and non-SGA...

SGA passes illegal summer bill to fund intramural field

Staff Reporter

August 28, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Student Government Association’s $55,000 bill passed during the summer was against their rules, according to SGA President Darren Beckham.Beckham made the announcement about the funding bill to the Senate last Wednesday.The funding bill paid ...

SGA makes strides to gain student trust

Staff Reporter

August 26, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Student Government Association President Darren Beckham took steps toward fulfilling his campaign promise of transparency Wednesday.Beckham passed a new amendment to the by-laws merging the programming committee and the public relations...

SGA prepares for upcoming term

Staff Reporter

June 12, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Wichita State’s Student Government Association has begun making the transition to a new administration. Members are discussing goals they have for the year and other issues. Darren Beckham won the election in April and was sworn i...

Luis Carbajal resigns as SGA president

Staff Reporter

May 6, 2013

Filed under Student Government Association

Corrections: A previous version of this article cited Diana Carbajal as saying she was unaware of Luis's resignation prior to last Wednesday's meeting. Olivia Sullivan, not Diana Carbajal, was unaware. The previous version also cited Su...