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Student Senate plays a part in campus improvement

The campus of Missouri Southern has much to offer its community, from the Lion Co-op to a new lactation for nursing mothers.However, many have probably noticed other additions and changes around campus,...

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A closer look into Student Senate

By Valeria Perez March 11, 2019

Missouri Southern’s Student Senate acts as a liaison between the University and the students. It meets at 5:30 p.m., every Wednesday, in Billingsly Student Center.Sarah Schultz, junior international...

Student Senate holds final body meeting of semester

On Wednesday evening, Student Senate met for the final time of the 2013-14 school year.It was also the final meeting for several senators and executive officers, including vice-president Brittany Lampe,...

Senate debates appropriation requests from RSOs

Amid the recent commotion over the vote on the ROAR fund, Student Senate still had regular duties to carry out on Wednesday evening, which included the vote on six different appropriation requests by registered...

Jake Messer, a sophmore psychology major and student senate public relations chair, discusses the issue of social media at this weeks student senate meeting on Wednesday, March 5.

Senate announces new members

In the final meeting before taking a two-week break, Student Senate discussed a number of issues including the annual St. Baldrick’s event and the introduction of new Senators.Six new Senators were formally...

Resignation of Parlimentarian shocks Senate

Resignation of Parliamentarian shocks Senate

John Davidson, Staff writer February 14, 2014

After a night filled with debate over an amendment, the Missouri Southern Student Senate ended, emotionally, when Parliamentarian Cody Martin abruptly resigned to end the meeting.Martin had served on Senate...

Senate prepares for St. Baldrick’s event

John Davidson, staff writer January 24, 2014

On Wednesday night, Student Senate held its first meeting since former Senator Mary Duncan stepped down at the end of the fall semester.Duncan was the chair of the Public Relations subcommittee; Senator...

Senate warms campus

Senate warms campus

Liz Spencer/The Chart November 22, 2013

Student senator, Mary Duncan, right, senior, communication, serves hot chocolate and cider to Chalkie White, left, and his wife, LeAnne White, junior, health promotion and wellness in the Billingsly Student...

Student Senate debates constitution revisions

John Davidson, staff writer November 22, 2013

Student Senate took part in its longest session of the semester on Wednesday night, debating revisions for the constitution. With just one meeting remaining for the semester, coming to terms on amendments...

Senate looks to fill vacancy

John Davidson, staff writer November 15, 2013

Student Senate had its weekly meeting on Wednesday. The entire Senate met for a short time before breaking off into committees.Vice President Brittany Lampe opened the meeting by inquiring if anyone wanted...

Senate entertains appropriation bids

John Davidson, Staff Writer November 2, 2013

Student Senate met briefly on Wednesday night before breaking up to participate in their bi-weekly committee meetings.The entire Senate discussed a couple of things, including finding a Senate representative...

Student Senate discusses budget, Saudi Club

John Davidson, Staff Writer October 16, 2013

Student Senate met briefly tonight before breaking into subcommittees, and only one appropriation was proposed.After initial budget confusion, Senate lined the finances out and continued with the session....

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