Students focus on representation at third town hall meeting

Representation was the big issue at the last Student Senate town hall meeting of the semester.

Many of the speakers argued that student athletes, transfer students and LGBT students need more representation in Student Senate because each group has special issues that need to be addressed.

A handful of students and senators attended the town hall meeting Wednesday afternoon in the Hughes-Trigg Commons Area.

Sen. Harvey Luna (Dedman I) spoke about adding an LGBT seat. Luna, a first-year student, has been actively working on researching and writing legislation on this issue during his time at SMU.

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About Meredith Shamburger

Meredith is a journalist working for the Longview News-Journal in Longview, Texas.
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