Monthly Archives: August 2010

Senators Get Assigned to Committees

Looking for information about a specific Senate committee? Just ask these senators: Finance Committee Rachel Fox Joe Gaasbeck Sam Mansfield Christoph Schmidt Catherine Essig Alex Ehmke Claudia Sandoval David Coia Ann Dao Organizations Committee Aden Abiye Dillon Kruger Membership Committee … Continue reading

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Student Senate Live Blog: Aug. 31, 2010

Click Here for the Student Senate Live Blog Click on the link above to view our live coverage of the Aug. 31 Student Senate meeting. I’ll be bringing you updates and answering your questions from the Hughes-Trigg forum beginning around … Continue reading

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First-Year Senator Campaigns Kick Off Right Now

Approximately 30 freshmen showed up to the mandatory information session for all possible first-year senator candidates. As of the meeting’s end, that group is officially in campaign mode until first-year elections, which take place on Sept. 8 and 9 at … Continue reading

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Get to Know Your Student Senator: Katie Perkins

Katie Perkins, Student Body Secretary Expected Graduation: 2012 Major(s): English, Political Science Minor(s): Human Rights Involvement on Campus: Senate, Eta Iota Sigma, College Democrats, Service House How long have you been a Student Senator? I have been a senator as … Continue reading

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Want to Be a First-Year Senator?

Don’t forget that there’s a mandatory meeting at 5:30 p.m. today in the Hughes-Trigg Atriums C/D for all prospective candidates. Elections take place at smu.edu/elections on Sept. 8 and 9. Because this is for first-year senators, only freshmen can vote. The … Continue reading

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Get to Know Your Student Senator: Austin Prentice

Austin Prentice, Student Body Vice President Expected Graduation: May, 2012 Major(s): Chemistry & Biology Involvement on Campus: I currently work for the Men’s Basketball team. Resident Assistant in McElvaney Hall last year. One28 Campus ministry.  Mustang Corral Student Director this … Continue reading

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A List of Things That Some Senators Plan to Focus On During the Upcoming Year

Until the first Student Senate meeting, which takes place next Tuesday, senators are mainly focused on getting ready for the upcoming year. For Senate officers, that means working to put together binders and nameplates or cleaning out the Student Senate … Continue reading

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