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Student Senate meeting minutes, Nov. 17

November 18, 2020

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Student Senate – Nov. 17

Meeting called to order by President Kendall Archer at 7:01 p.m.

Prayer by Collin van Waardenburg

Members present: Kendall Archer, Samantha Carlson, Larkin Clem, Jake Emeott, Sarah Fowler, Mary Furlong, Gabriel Graves, Noah Kimel, Lillian Klein, Megan Kowalis, Jonathon Krull, Abigail Lang, Thomas Magnavite, Allison Moysis, Nicole Noreen, Lyann Novak, Enitan Onayiga, Marcos Pedroza, Angel Sacta Espinoza, Joseph Schauf, Ryan Stoynich, Collin van Waardenburg, Destiny Walker, Elijah Williams

Members absent: Cece Abel, Tara, Nikolich, Sophia O’Neil

Members excused

Discussion items

  • Executive Board Updates
    • Kendall Archer, President
      • Tonight is the final meeting of the year
      • Watch your emails for next semester’s first meeting
      • Our social media will be posting our agenda and minutes as well
    • Marcos Pedroza, VP of Media and Communications
      • Follow SMUMNSENATE on Instagram!
    • Angel Sacta Espinosa, VP for Campus Affairs
      • No updates
    • Nicole Noreen, VP for Financial Affairs
      • No updates
    • Destiny Walker, VP for Multicultural Affairs
      • No updates
    • Mary Furlong, VP for Academic Affairs
      • Good luck with finals!
    • Elijah Williams, VP for Student Life
      • Fill out your break form before you leave. It is found in your email from ResLife or at this URL:
      • Had a conversation with Chartwells, the club menu will be changing for next semester
        • Salads and wraps will be added
        • Chicken nacho bowl
        • Open to more ideas, if you have any bring them to Elijah
          • Working on bringing back the omelet bar when things change with COVID
          • Will there be more drinks next semester at Cardinal Club?
            • Will look into it
        • Salads will be offered as a side next semester in the Cardinal Club
    • Megan Kowalis, VP for Public Affairs
      • No updates
    • Jonathon Krull, Executive Assistant
      • Ethics Committee met with two Senators this past week in regards to attendance, warnings were issued
      • Watch your emails, communication will be coming soon outlining the attendance policy and expectations for next semester
      • Please read over the Senate Constitution and bylaws and familiarize yourself with them
    • Sarah Fowler, SAC President
      • SAC events
        • Wednesday at 5 p.m. they will be handing out painting kits
          • 7 p.m. zoom with Bob Ross to paint along
        • Friday they have stress kits available, handed out at dinner
    • Marisa Quinn, Adviser
      • No updates
  • Class Officer Reports
    • Freshman: No updates
    • Sophomore: No updates
    • Junior: No updates
    • Senior: No updates
  • Motion to Adjourn
    • Motioned by Joseph Schauf
    • Seconded by Collin van Waardenburg
    • Time 7:15 p.m.