Allie Brennhofer

  • Minnesota Private College Speaker Addresses Senate

    by - Dec 9, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu A consultant from the Minnesota Private College Council, Dennis Egan, spoke to Student Senate Sunday night about student involvement in the issues society faces. The main point Egan tried to make was that...
  • Lack of Senator Attendance Cuts Meeting Short

    by - Nov 11, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Low attendance at Sunday’s meeting forced Student Senate to hold off on voting for two financial requests until enough members are present. In order to vote on requests, two thirds of Senate —...
  • Senate Could Undergo Overhaul

    by - Nov 4, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu There is a high possibility that the Student Senate as it is known now will appear very differently in future semesters. While nothing is concretely decided, there has been discussion and ideas thrown...
  • Senate Considers Requests Tabled From Last Week

    by - Oct 28, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Senate heard two requests that had been tabled at the previous meeting, Alternative Break Experience and Club Hockey, as well as a Sept. 12 request from Northern Explorers that had been misplaced. The...
  • Senate Still Unsure of Exact Budget

    by - Oct 21, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu For the second meeting in a row, Student Senate did not have the exact amount of their budget on hand and relied again on an estimation. The Finance Department has had difficulty figuring...
  • Senate Allocates $23,040 to Clubs

    by - Oct 14, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Financial Vice President Bailey Barber did not have the firm numbers for Student Senate’s semester budget at Sunday night’s meeting, so she did some math and came up with her own estimate to...
  • Senate Budget Cut by a Third

    by - Oct 7, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Student Senate’s budget is down by a third from last year, and the tighter budget is already impacting the way campus clubs are funded. While there are no firm numbers yet, Financial Vice...
  • New Senate Finance System Causes Confusion

    by - Sep 30, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Most of Student Senate’s first meeting of the year was spent discussing the new way their funding is handled. Student Activities Coordinator Marisa Sanderson, now co-advisor to Senate with Vice President for Student...
  • President Geary’s Inauguration to be held on October 14

    by - Sep 23, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu For many people, the inauguration of President Colette Geary will be the first they have witnessed at the College of St. Scholastica. Former CSS President Larry Goodwin’s inauguration occurred over eighteen years ago....
  • Are the Pokémon Go locations on campus appropriate?

    by - Sep 23, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Many people were understandably excited when Niantic released the app Pokémon Go this summer, an augmented reality game that combined the favorite childhood game with the real world. For those few people that...