UT’s Student Government Association held its first meeting on Tuesday, August 26, in the University Center’s Shiloh Room. During the meeting, senate leaders brought up changes and upcoming events, while also swearing in 14 new senators.
The University of Tennessee Student Government Association presented pizza and politics Thursday night as the UTK College Democrats and College Republicans took a stance on foreign affairs, abortion, same-sex marriage, the Tennessee tax code and more.
Student Government Association debate took place Tuesday night as students get ready to decide on the new line up of representatives for Wednesday and Thursday’s voting time.
Two contemporary bills were introduced by members of state congress that would regulate school revenue. Senate Bill 1608 requires student fees to be proportionally distributed to school organizations based on membership and Senate Bill 2493 prohibits use of institutional revenue to pay for guest speakers. SB 1608 is set to be voted on next week. [...]
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