This Week in SGA: Jan. 29

President Brian Gregory said that he, along with other members of the SGA, will begin conducting regular meetings with Chancellor Andrew Rogerson to discuss student opinions on eStem. Gregory said also that the Chancellor will appear at an SGA meeting at some point within the next month. Also, Pres. Gregory brought up an email he […]

This Week in SGA: Dec. 4

In its last meeting of the Fall 2017 semester, the Student Government Association passed a resolution officiating the Student Issues Survey proposed by President Brian Gregory at last week’s meeting. The survey, a response to Nov. 14’s “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting, will focus on “dining, parking, residence hall experiences, classroom experiences, student services, […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 27

This week, the SGA discussed plans for a Student Issues Survey, as a follow up to Nov. 14’s “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting. Sen. Claire Herman remarked that while the town hall meeting had a “less-than-stellar” turnout, those who did come actively participated and provided useful feedback. “Overall it was a great event in […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 13

This week, the senate denied an appeal from Elvis Mull, a former senator from the College of Social Sciences and Communication, who was recently dismissed for excessive absences. Mull was dismissed after missing four SGA meetings this semester. Mull stated the reason for the absences was conflicting meetings as ambassador for the College of Social Sciences […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 6

This week, the SGA made clear its plans for the upcoming event “A Voteless People is a Hopeless People”, and yet again discussed a potential date and time for the “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting. “A Voteless People is a Hopeless People,” an event meant to educate students on the importance of local elections, […]

This Week in SGA: Oct. 30

This week, John M. Rathje, Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer for UA Little Rock, spoke to the Student Government Association about plans for an 18-month network refresh. The goals outlined in the refresh are  the result of a survey on student satisfaction with on-campus technology. Some of the areas Rathje highlighted for improvement […]

This Week in SGA: Oct. 23

This week, the SGA listened to a proposal to join UA Little Rock chapters of Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity and the NAACP in hosting a presentation that stresses the importance of voting in local elections. Rashad Roberts, a member of Alpha Phi Alpha, said that the intercollegiate fraternity would like to take up a national […]

This Week in SGA: Oct. 16

This week the senate approved two new appeals court justices: junior Jared Stovall and senior Tyren Tidwell. Stovall, at his previous college, held a chair membership position in the Phi Beta Kappa honors society. He recruited a minimum of a hundred students per semester, and believes that experience such as this will make him a […]

This Week in SGA: Oct. 9

This week, the Student Government Association approved a new associate justice for the appeals court, junior Jonathan Nwosu. The senate also passed a bill for a student listening session. Nwosu is vice president of the International Simulations Association at UA Little Rock, which participates in Model Arab League and hosts a conference on campus for […]

This week in SGA: Oct. 2

Two new senators were sworn in at this week’s SGA session: one for the College of Education and Health Professions, the other as a senator-at-large. The senator for the College of Education and Health Professions is sophomore Deangela Horton, a nursing major and Arkansas State University transfer student. Horton served in the military, and participates […]