Agenda 3/25/15 & Minutes 3/11/15

Post date: Mar 25, 2015 3:45:08 AM

Agenda 3/25/15

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
    3. Political Poster Motion
    4. Plan M Motion
    5. Principal Response Bylaw Revision
    6. Council Forum Motion
    7. Notes & New Business

“Freedom is just Chaos, with better lighting.”

— Alan Dean Foster

Council Minutes 3/11/15

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
      • (Mod): Doctors, nurses and Mr. Campbell will be discussin condoms soon.
      • (A-Mod): Notification of Principal Response Bylaw Revision next week.
      • (PR): Talk to all your friends about Council and condoms.
      • (OEC): Finalized election schedule.
      • (Curric): More work on the course concern form.
      • (COI): Webinar on a new educational aid/platform.
      • (RJ): Worked on presentation to DSB.
      • (SA): Motion to allocate $150 of co-curricular funds to the Women in STEM Club. Motion passes.
      • (Sec): Staff alternate can vote, great committee attendance.
    3. Political Poster Motion
      • Motion to to prohibit the display of political posters by the school.
      • https://docs.google.com/a/hanovernorwichschools.org/document/d/1pG2fLmnpzsNZElbrbvUgubCDwOMesMvXTRQwtyHa8R8/preview for full motion details and supporting material.
      • A locker is personal expression, so can students decorate there?
      • Are we reducing freedom of speech and personal expression?
      • The Opinion Board exists for a reason.
      • This will protect a minority view.
      • The mural in question is just art and not a political message.
      • We should strive to be politically neutral but not in this way.
      • This motion itself is a symptom of the oppression of political minorities.
      • The mural in question was not used as campaigning material.

Meeting adjourns.