GSU Meeting Minutes
Mara from WSA:
Mara came to the GSU meeting to announce a few updates of what the WSA has been doing. She announced that a student trustee bill has been passed and S&A funds and records must be public now. They are now working with a statewide foundation to start a voter registration campaign and Mara wants Evergreen to become apart of this in the fall for Evergreen students. Evergreen will have their own url on the website to have voters register and possibly have voter boxes on campus that will be collected October 8th, 2011. She also announced a general assembly meeting at Central Washington University on May 19th. The GSU has 2 votes in general assembly for Evergreen.
Tasha, Jazmin and Nate are working on organizing a meeting time to work with Art. Nate will contact Art to plan a specific time.
There are 3 applicants for the Election Commissioner Position. The GSU office manager will schedule them for Monday around lunch time andChelseaand Nate will conduct the interviews. Amy made a motion to letChelseaand Nate approves the new applicants, Andrew seconds it. Motion passes.
Nate is going to write the ballot item to have alternates when students drop out of the GSU and bring it to the GSU next week. He is also going to write up a new bylaw that allows students to petition to be on the GSU in the spring, as well as the fall and winter.
Freshman Orientation Week:
The GSU wants to set up a table for the Freshman Orientation week, like they had last fall. The GSU will need to contactPhylis Lanein the near future.
Amy motioned to pass last weeks meeting minutes. Nate seconds. Motion passes.
SLAR’s are due Wednesday April 25, 2012
Present: Louis, Andrew, Josh, Willy, Amy, Chelsea, Nate, Tasha and Courtney
Absent: Ryan, Jazmin, Kelli, David (Excused) Willy (Unexcused)