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Story by Caleb Revill / Contributing Writer  MTSU’s Student Government Association held its elections for the spring 2017 SGA candidates from April 10 to April 13. The Student Government Association is a student operated legislative body that represents student voters on campus. They work to pass legislation in accordance with the needs of the student body. …

Story by Wesley McIntyre / Contributing Writer In SGA’s last formal meeting of the semester, resolutions were passed to improve campus parking. The fast-paced and busy meeting also passed numerous other resolutions and bills. One of the most impactful resolutions of the night was Senator Nathan Wech’s, which would open the Mass Communication parking lot …

Photo and Story by Eric Goodwin / Contributing Writer Various student organizations and volunteers participated Saturday morning in “The BIG Event,” hosted by the MTSU Student Government Association. The service project involved raising garden beds for elementary schools in the community. The SGA’s annual event is important because volunteering “plugs (students) into the community” and …

Story by Wesley McIntyre / Contributing Writer The MTSU Student Government Association held their weekly meeting this Thursday, in which the senate proposed five new resolutions. The Thursday meeting was the the last caucus meeting for SGA, meaning that it’s the last meeting of the semester for senators to propose new legislation. SGA Resolution 10-17-S was …

Photo and Story by Caleb Revill / Contributing Writer With the MTSU Student Government Association spring elections right around the corner, candidates for officer positions participated in a forum where they were allotted time to convey their qualifications and goals to a room of constituents on Wednesday. SGA is MTSU’s student-run legislative institution. SGA representatives …

Story by Wesley McIntyre / Contributing Writer The MTSU Student Government Association passed four new pieces of legislation Thursday regarding diversity training, gender neutral restrooms and requirements for future SGA representatives. SGA Resolution 7-17-S, sponsored by Senator Bréyhana Johnson, would create mandatory diversity training for campus organizations and customs orientations. The diversity training programs would be …