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Photo and story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Senators of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary Room of the Student Union Building to discuss a new slate of bills and resolutions pertaining to campus life. The first bill, introduced by Sen. Abbigail Thomson, would honor former MTSU …

Update at 12:55 p.m on Nov. 7, 2017: Sidelines incorrectly reported that SGA members passed the two bills discussed in the meeting. The bills were simply debated in the meeting. Sidelines regrets the error.  Photo by Ethan Clark / MTSU Sidelines Members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary …

Photo and story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary Room of the Student Union Building to discuss a proposed bill that would amend the SGA constitution to allow for an impeachment process for its executive board. Senators also discussed a …

This article was updated on Oct. 9, 2017 at 1:55 p.m. to correct misinformation regarding the frequency of the ceremony and those involved. Sidelines regrets the error.  Photo and story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association commemorated the former presidents of SGA from the past five years …

Photo and Story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Senators from Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association decided to table debate on a resolution to construct a pavilion for students taking apartment shuttles in their weekly meeting Thursday. The resolution, introduced by Sen. Simone LeClaire at the previous week’s meeting, would provide for the …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor The Student Government Association of MTSU kicked off its first senate meeting on Thursday in the Student Union Parliamentary Room. Largely administrative, the meeting’s highlights included the announcement of recreational and community service events, committee chair confirmations and approval of the four-member election commission. SGA, now in …