Senate Allocates Funds to Five Clubs As Debate Extends Meeting
Oct22

Senate Allocates Funds to Five Clubs As Debate Extends Meeting

By Sarah Hinck and Miranda Feeley, Staff Writers The focal point of this week’s Student Senate meeting was undeniably the six club budget proposals that amounted to roughly $12,000 of the $91,511 that the Senate is granted each year to spend on new initiatives. Having previously overspent its New Initiatives Budget by $23,000 during the 2016-2017 school year, Senate Treasurer Sarah Berkowitz has urged Senate to take a cautious...

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Senate Spends 22 Percent of Annual Budget in First Month
Oct04

Senate Spends 22 Percent of Annual Budget in First Month

By Sarah Hinck, Contributing Writer The fifth Student Senate meeting of the 2017-2018 school year began with free pizza, but it quickly proceeded to more pressing agenda items, namely discussion of budget requests and procedures. College clubs are presently clamoring to obtain a slice of this year’s collective Senate budget of $91,505, 22% of which has already been allotted. Last year, Senate was forced to withdrawal $23,000 from its...

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Senate swears in first-year members, discusses budget

By Sarah Hinck, Contributing Writer This week at the third Student Senate meeting of the semester, six recently elected senators as well as class officers of the Class of 2021 were sworn into office after pledging to uphold the principles of honesty, integrity, and accountability as leaders at Gettysburg College. The results of the election were announced Sunday: The elected officers of the Class of 2021 are Ali Nettles (President)...

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