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March 16, 2015

RHA to Sponsor Mark Twain Dance

Posted to On Campus by Karlee Renkoski on March 16, 2015 at 11:04 p.m.

During the committee meeting for the Residence Halls Association, the representative from Mark Twain Hall requested sponsorship for an upcoming dance for the residents there. “This event will give Mark Twain resident a chance to cool down and have fun before finals start,” the representative said. Previously, Mark Twain hall ...

March 6, 2015

RHA elects Donley/Thomas

Posted to On Campus by Elizabeth Loutfi on March 6, 2015 at 8:50 p.m.

At the Residence Halls Association Ball on Friday night, freshmen Billy Donley and Rachel Thomas were elected president and vice president, respectively. Thank you guys for all of your support. We wouldn't have won without you guys. We heart you all. #heartmizzou— Donley/Thomas - RHA (@HeartMizzou) March 7, 2015 Donley/Thomas ...

Feb. 26, 2015

Carr elected Senate Speaker, RHA election resolution suspended indefinitely

Posted to On Campus by George Roberson on Feb. 26, 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

Missouri Students Association Student Affairs Committee Chairman Kevin Carr was elected Senate Speaker at the three-hour full-senate meeting Feb. 25. Three committee chairpersons were confirmed and five pieces of legislation were considered. Forty-four senators were in attendance. Campus and Community Relations Committee Chairman Syed Ejaz, Operations Chairman Dan Patterson and ...

Feb. 22, 2015

Chaffin/Ruhe slate charged with minor infraction

Posted to On Campus by Waverly Colville on Feb. 22, 2015 at 12:50 p.m.

The Chaffin/Ruhe slate in the Residence Halls Association presidential election was charged with a minor infraction Feb. 19. Judicial Branch Chief Justice Lane Adams said presidential candidate Steven Chaffin gave a “close” supporter of the campaign handbills to give out in Hudson Hall. These were placed on residents’ doors of ...

Feb. 13, 2015

MSA confirms three new positions

Posted to On Campus by Waverly Colville on Feb. 13, 2015 at 2:37 p.m.

The Missouri Students Association Senate confirmed three cabinet positions and passed three resolutions Wednesday. Supreme Court Justice Whitney Barr and co-director of Student Communications David Wallace were confirmed unanimously, and Social Justice Committee chairwoman Greer Wetherington was confirmed. Senate also confirmed four at large senator positions held by Saad Malik, ...

Feb. 10, 2015

2015 RHA candidates announced

Posted to On Campus by Elizabeth Loutfi on Feb. 10, 2015 at 6:36 p.m.

Two slates have announced their candidacy in the 2015 Residence Halls Association election. Current RHA President Steven Chaffin will be running for a second term as president along with freshman Nina Ruhe under their platform, “Invest, Engage, Advocate and Refine.” Their challengers are freshmen Billy Donley and Rachel Thomas, whose ...

RHA announces spring semester budget, discusses smoke-free bill

Posted to On Campus by Waverly Colville on Feb. 10, 2015 at 6:23 p.m.

The Residence Halls Association Congress sent one bill back to the Advocacy Committee at its Feb. 9 meeting. The bill was a joint resolution. It proposed adding more “No Smoking” signs around campus to promote a smoke-free campus at MU. Although it is a law that there is no smoking ...

Feb. 4, 2015

Wetherington denied for SJC chair, Schwartz announces resignation from Operations committee chairman

Posted to On Campus by Waverly Colville on Feb. 4, 2015 at 9:51 a.m.

The Operations Committee of the Missouri Students Association denied candidate Greer Wetherington for the new Social Justice Committee chair position Tuesday night. Applications for chair of the SJC are open again. Operations thought Wetherington did not answer the questions fully or specifically enough. Many of the committee members said they ...

Jan. 29, 2015

Executive cabinet, chairs, at-large senators confirmed at MSA senate

Posted to On Campus by George Roberson on Jan. 29, 2015 at 9:54 a.m.

The Missouri Students Association confirmed one committee chair and the Board of Election Commissioners chair at their full Senate meeting Jan. 28. BEC chairwoman Emma Henderson and Budget committee chairman Bill Vega were confirmed along with six new members of executive cabinet. Six at-large senators were also sworn in during ...

Dec. 6, 2014

Loftin approves “Gateway” for new residence hall name

Posted to On Campus by Rachel Pierret on Dec. 6, 2014 at 12:20 p.m.

On Dec. 5, Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin approved the name “Gateway,” for the Virginia Avenue South housing project. In October, the Residence Halls Association voted on five potential names for the housing project, with Gateway as their top recommendation. RHA President Steven Chaffin passed this resolution on for approval to ...