Student Senate

  • LSU Withdraws Sanctuary Proposal

    by - Feb 24, 2017
    Lyons clarifies legality with Senate DyAnna Grondahl dgrondahl@css.edu The Feb. 12 Senate meeting began with a conversation with Chris Davila, the director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion on campus, in regards to the anti-immigrant...
  • A Few Words on Inclusive Excellence

    by - Feb 10, 2017
    Linnea Moore lmoore@css.edu For those who don’t know me, I am Linnea Moore, a sophomore Psychology student who is active in the social justice community on campus. I believe that the Spring 2017 Senate allocations of...
  • The “New Face” of Senate

    by - Feb 3, 2017
    As the role of Student Senate changes, what is in store for CSS? DyAnna Grondahl dgrondahl@css.edu The first two meetings of the semester began almost completely as usual, except senators no longer detour to the front...
  • Megan Perry-Spears Addresses Senate

    by - Apr 22, 2016
    Megan Perry-Spears spent the majority of the Senate meeting explaining the new initiatives that are being taken to improve students’ sleep habits and discussing a new transportation option on campus. Perry-Spears began her presentation by emphasizing...
  • New Senate Convenes For First Meeting

    by - Apr 15, 2016
    Senate Proposes Voting Changes and Eliminating Pre-Meeting Prayers Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu The newly elected Senate met for the first time Sunday. President Stephanie Peters and Vice President Zach Meikle ran the meeting, which had no requests...
  • New Student Fee Switches Senate Funding

    by - Apr 8, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu A new fee, which will go to fund Senate, will be added onto students’ bills for the 2016-2017 school year as the Student Services Fee is set to replace the the existing Student...
  • Senate Adds Unused Club Funds to General Fund

    by - Apr 8, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Since Student Senate ended the March 6 meeting with just over $2,000 left in the general fund, they moved unused money previously allocated to clubs back into the general fund. This procedure —...
  • Senate Debates Best Way to Allocate Remaining $2,055.63

    by - Mar 11, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu The Student Senate decided they will allocate the remaining $2.055.63 in their General Fund on a first-come, first-serve basis after a lengthy debate Sunday. Many senators considered the option of a first-come, first-serve...
  • Student Senate Presidential Candidate to Run Unopposed

    by - Mar 9, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu The packets were turned in on Friday, March 4 and the students in the running for the presidency and vice presidency of Student Senate were determined. Stephanie Peters, the current Administrative Vice President...
  • Senate Left With $12,535.63 After $45,000 Allocation

    by - Mar 4, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Student Senate granted VIDA Volunteer $45,000 on Sunday to help fund their August medical and dental trip for 30 students to Costa Rica and Nicaragua. After the VIDA Volunteer presenters explained their request...