German Club unanimously denied

November 29, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

The Student Finance Board (SFB) heard three special appropriations requests at its Nov. 15 meeting. In an unusual week of voting, SFB denied funding for one request, fully funded another and passed a request with a 13-1 vote.

The most controversial vote this week dealt with the German Club’s request for $420 for tickets to see Mozart’s “Magic Flute” at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City. […]

‘Wellness Fest’ sugary sweet

November 15, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

Five special appropriation requests, including one for AIDS Awareness Week, and one conference request were proposed and funded at last week’s Student Finance Board meeting (SFB).

Angel Hernandez, vice president of PRISM, and Emily Winch, PRISM’s AIDS Awareness Week coordinator, presented their request for $1,004 for PRISM’s annual AIDS Awareness Week programming. […]

Police to staff Guster concert

November 8, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

Five special appropriations requests and one new club request were approved at the Halloween meeting of the Student Finance Board (SFB).

The College Union Board (CUB) presented two requests, one in association with SFB. Their first request was for $2,574 to send four CUB and two SFB representatives to the National Association of Campus Activities (NACA) National Convention. […]

SFB gets medieval

November 1, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

Only two requests were on the agenda for this week’s Student Finance Board (SFB) meeting – a multicultural request and one special appropriations request – both of which were approved.

Order of the Golden Lion (OGL) made a special appropriations request of $792. […]

Borst calls for fewer clubs

October 11, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

The Student Finance Board (SFB) heard five new club requests, three special appropriations requests and one lecture request last week.

With many new clubs to consider supporting, SFB executive director Jon Borst advised the board on criteria for new clubs. […]

IGC presentation receives full funding

October 4, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

The Student Finance Board (SFB) had its first major disagreement of the year over whether to fund an Inter-Greek Council (IGC) leadership presentation, which eventually received full funding. It also passed a multicultural request and elected its senior representative. […]

Bid for Guster funded

September 20, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

This week, the Student Finance Board (SFB) fully allocated money for a high volume request, special appropriations request and base budget.

The College Union Board (CUB) presented its high volume request to SFB. CUB requested $37,000 to place a bid to host a concert featuring the acoustic rock band Guster in Kendall Hall in November. […]

Recreational programs keep campus alive during summer

September 6, 2006 Maddie Patrick 0

While students return home and relax for summer vacation, the dorms, fields and classrooms at the College are brimming with excited participants.

These people attend the variety of summer conferences and sports camps that the office of Conference and Meeting Services (CMS) hosts from late June to mid-August. […]