SGA Briefs

Kristina Vakhman, News Photography Editor

The Student Government Association meets every Wednesday at 3:05 p.m. in Bellin A and B in the Student Center. These briefs are from the SGA’s meeting on Sept. 18.

  • Senator Melody Rivera was elected vice-chair of the Finance Committee.
  • A motion to allocate $3,370.00 to the AcaBellas for conference registration and airfare passed.
  • A motion to allocate $1,202.00 for ReCentral to purchase Blue Devil horns passed.
  • A motion to allow tied position nominees the opportunity to speak again for 5 minutes and for the chairperson of the SGA to cast a tie-breaking vote in the event of another tie passed.
  • A motion to strike the Board of Regents Student Advisory Committee Membership election  passed.
  • A motion to make the Board of Regents Student Advisory Committee membership a Senate-appointed position, where any student is eligible to apply and be possibly nominated and voted in, passed; it will take effect in 2020.