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MSA senate approves resolution supporting reusable bag incentives

The resolution, which passed unanimously, recommends discounts for reusable bag usage on campus and more awareness about plastic bag waste.

In coming back to school, Jeffrey Ford sees a second chance

Ford, 55, just started his first year at MU, and he’s just one of many older adults returning to college.

MSA mock senate session emphasizes procedural education

The session, which was the first of its kind for the MSA Senate, aimed to teach senate rules to prospective senators before they join the legislature.

Missouri Students Association plans to create council tailored for incoming freshmen

The council will serve as a way for freshmen to get leadership experience prior to entering MSA

Wopata, McAteer and Addington inaugurated as MSA president, vice president and speaker

The More to Roar slate was officially sworn into office during a small ceremony in the Student Center.

MSA president-elect hopes to connect with as many students as possible

Julia Wopata plans on using her love for people to govern as student body president

MSA voter turnout significantly lower compared to previous years

7,045 fewer people voted this year compared to last year.

MSA budget passes in full senate

The 2019 budget totaled $1,123,190, $347,670 less than the 2018 budget.

Breaking down the proposed $35 student fee

The largest portions of the proposed student activities fee to go toward expanded counseling staff and library hours.

MSA calls on administrators to sign It’s On Us pledge

GPC President Rachel Bauer: “We are serious about holding students accountable. We want the administration to take this seriously, and we want them to publicly say they signed on our campus to the campaign.”

UPDATE: BEC issues three infractions, two repealed

Both Earl/Schafer and Hutchinson/Ghuman’s infractions were dismissed on March 2.

MSA President Payton Head steps back into office

Head and Vega will serve in office while the student body selects its next MSA president and vice president, who will be chosen through a special election process.

Students still find ways to smoke in face of Tobacco 21 ordinance

Despite the Tobacco 21 ordinance, students still find ways to obtain tobacco products and local businesses continue to sell to them.

STORIFY: MSA presidential slates respond to campus climate

Voting for this year’s election opens tomorrow at 5 p.m.

Twitter users respond to the MSA debate

The debate, which was held by The Maneater and Four Front, was from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 23 in Ellis Auditorium.

Former MSA chief of staff dismissed due to “professional differences”

Barnes served as interim chief of staff since June and was confirmed on Sept. 9.

New MSA auxiliaries secretary wants to ‘set the bar even higher’

Earl was unanimously appointed by both MSA President Payton Head and Vice President Brenda Smith-Lezama.

Junior Kelcea Barnes named interim MSA chief of staff

The junior will take over for Cara Hartwig, who is interning with Goldman Sachs in New York this summer.

MSA budget passes for fiscal year 2016

The Missouri Students Association’s $1.6 million budget passes while improving the relations with Senate and the executive cabinet.

MSA vice president arrested in connection to an unpaid speeding ticket

“There is a learning curve that comes with the process of becoming an adult,” Smith-Lezama said.