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Nov. 16, 2014

Fall 2014 joint session passes six resolutions

Posted to On Campus by Waverly Colville on Nov. 16, 2014 at 2:25 p.m.

The fall 2014 joint session of MU student governments, hosted this semester by the Graduate Professional Council, gave updates on each organization and passed six resolutions. The Missouri Students Association, GPC, Residence Halls Association, Legion of Black Collegians, Panhellenic Association, Interfraternity Council, National Pan-Hellenic Council and Four Front were in ...

Nov. 12, 2014

Students elect Head, Smith-Lezama for MSA president, vice president

Posted to On Campus by Elizabeth Loutfi on Nov. 12, 2014 at 7:54 p.m.

The winning slate in the 2014 Missouri Students Association presidential election is juniors Payton Head and Brenda Smith-Lezama. A record-breaking 7,075 votes were cast this year. 37 percent, 2,641 votes to juniors Myles Artis/Mary Cate O’Brien 54 percent, 3,848 votes to Head/Smith-Lezama eight percent, 586 votes to sophomores Jordan McFarland/T.J. ...

Nov. 11, 2014

UPDATE: MSA presidential votes surpasses last year’s

Posted to On Campus by Elizabeth Loutfi on Nov. 11, 2014 at 4:17 p.m.

The Missouri Students Association Board of Elections Commissioners reported 5,388 votes have been cast in the MSA presidential elections as of Tuesday at 4:09 p.m. Last year’s total vote count was 5,387. The MSA presidential election polls officially opened 5 p.m. Monday and will remain open until 5 p.m. Wednesday.

RHA passes resolutions for joint session procedures, bike shelters, GoMizzou app

Posted to On Campus by Rachel Pierret on Nov. 11, 2014 at 12:53 p.m.

The Residence Halls Association sixth Congress meeting passed its second bill of the year, two resolutions to joint-session and two general resolutions. RHA President Steven Chaffin introduced a bill to increase the accountability of the executive board. The bill has two parts: updating the present three strikes system of accountability ...

Nov. 9, 2014

IFC, PHA elect new executive board members

Posted to On Campus by Rachel Pierret on Nov. 9, 2014 at 10:47 p.m.

The Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Association held elections for their organizations executive boards Sunday afternoon. Results were announced via the two groups’ twitters. Interfraternity Council President – Jason Blincow Vice President of Finance and Records – Marshall Rosga Vice President of Membership Development – Cole Lawson Vice President of Programming ...

Nov. 8, 2014

MSA slate files complaint to BEC, major infraction will not be issued

Posted to On Campus by Elizabeth Loutfi on Nov. 8, 2014 at 11:03 p.m.

A Missouri Students Association presidential slate filed a complaint regarding the tampering and deplacement of their flyers on Nov. 6. According to an incident statement issued by the Board of Elections Commissioners Chairman Derek Chung, the complaint was filed at 8:30 a.m. by the Payton Head/Brenda Smith-Lezama slate regarding flyers ...

Nov. 6, 2014

MSA passes two resolutions, one bill at full senate meeting

Posted to On Campus by Jack Waddell on Nov. 6, 2014 at 2:54 p.m.

The Missouri Students Association passed two resolutions and one bill at their Nov. 5 full senate meeting. Thirty-seven senators were present. Resolution 54-12, a resolution to add a suicide-prevention hotline telephone number to the back of MU student ID cards passed unanimously. Resolution 54-13, a resolution to continue support of ...

Nov. 4, 2014

RHA funds Thanksgiving Dinner and Jo-La-La-Palooza

Posted to On Campus by Rachel Pierret on Nov. 4, 2014 at 8:58 p.m.

The Residence Halls Association Operations committee approved funding for two separate organization requests Nov. 2. An annual Thanksgiving dinner event for students to network with stakeholders in the community requested $100 for extra food items. Because the event targets residents and has had a strong reception in the past, the ...

Oct. 23, 2014

MSA Senate passes three resolutions

Posted to On Campus by Waverly Colville on Oct. 23, 2014 at 4:48 p.m.

The Missouri Students Association passed three resolutions at Senate on Wednesday. In the Second Reading of Acts, Contingency and Reserve Bill 54-09 was proposed by Derek Chung, chairman of the Board of Elections Commissioners. It requested money to buy pizza for the presidential debate occurring Oct. 27. Operations Committee chairman ...

Oct. 13, 2014

BEC approves three 2014 MSA presidential slates

Posted to On Campus by Elizabeth Loutfi on Oct. 13, 2014 at 7:48 p.m.

The 2014 Missouri Students Association presidential election is officially underway. Three presidential slates submitted paperwork to the Board of Elections Commissioners last Thursday. BEC Chairman Derek Chung said the petitions filed by all slates were validated and passed the requirements to run in the election. The 2014 MSA presidential slates ...