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Student Senate meeting minutes from Feb. 2

by Marisa Naryka

February 4, 2021

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Student Senate Feb. 2, 2021

The meeting was called to order by President Kendall Archer at 7:01 p.m.

Prayer by Collin van Waardenburg

Members present: Cece Abel, Kendall Archer, Samatha Carlson, Larkin Clem, Jake Emeott, Sarah Fowler, Mary Furlong, Gabriel Graves, Noah Kimel (proxy Breanna Tews), Megan Kowalis, Jonathon Krull, Abby Lang, Tom Megnavite (proxy Keaton Cloven), Allison Moysis, Tara Nikolich, Nicole Noreen, Lyanna Novak, Enitan Onayiga, Sophia O’Neil, Angel Sacta Espinoza, Joseph Schauf, Collin van Waardenburg, Destiny Walker, and Elijah Williams

Members absent: n/a

Members excused: Noah Kimel (proxy Breanna Tews), Tom Megnavite (proxy Keaton Cloven), Ryan Stoynich

Discussion items

  • Executive Board updates
    • Kendall Archer, president
      • Reach out to me if interested in becoming a Lasallian Volunteer!
    • Jonathon Krull, acting VP of Media and Communications
    • Angel Sacta Espinosa, VP for Campus Affairs
      • Capital Improvement Committee formed
        • First meeting Thursday at 3 p.m.
        • If you have any ideas of how we can improve campus, be on the watch for the capital improvement request form
    • Nicole Noreen, VP for Financial Affairs
      • Budget club training went well on Sunday
      • Preparations underway for budget season
    • Destiny Walker, VP for Multicultural Affairs
      • Working on more cultural events
      • Happy Black History Month!
    • Mary Furlong, VP for Academic Affairs
      • Thanks for the feedback on the new schedule!
      • Wellness days will be March 9 and April 28
      • No class after 1 p.m. on April 1 or 2 due to the Easter holiday
      • More information coming on the Purple Puzzle Piece
        • Helps with accessibility, more information coming soon!
    • Elijah Williams, VP for Student Life
      • Friday, Feb. 5, is the deadline for updating your meal plan
      • RA application is now live and can be found in your CommUNITY newsletter or by contacting residence life
      • If you tested positive from the testing event on Friday, please reach out to the Wellness Center
      • Curfew has been extended through the weekend, more COVID updates in the CommUNITY this week
    • Megan Kowalis, VP for Public Affairs
      • Working with Twigz (James McGuire) on highway cleanup and bluff cleanup
        • Cleanup Winona on April 10
        • Interested in planning or joining a committee? Contact Megan
      • Planning virtual Day at the Capitol
    • Jonathon Krull, executive assistant
      • No updates
    • Sarah Fowler, SAC president
      • Thursday at 5 p.m. bleach dye for masks or T-shirt (grab and go)
      • Sunday at noon snowshoeing in the bluffs
    • Marisa Naryka, adviser
      • No updates
  • Class officer reports
    • Freshman: No updates
    • Sophomore: No updates
    • Junior: No updates
    • Senior: In talks to plan Senior Week
  • Motion to adjourn
    • Motioned by Joseph Schauf
    • Seconded by Collin van Waardenburg
    • Time 7:13 p.m.