Agenda 6.3.15 & Minutes 5.27.15

Post date: Jul 31, 2015 3:15:04 AM

Agenda 6.3.15

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
    3. Gift Money Allocation
    4. Skip Bean Award Money Allocation
    5. Staff of the Year Award Money Allocation
    6. J Comm Elections Bylaw Revision
    7. Committee Meetings (Elect Committee Chairs)
    8. Notes and New Business

“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.”

~Oscar Wilde

Council Minutes 5.27.15

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
    3. Co-Curricular Budget
    4. Money Allocation
      • I move to allocate $100 for a gift for Mr. Smith.
      • Motion Passes
    5. Committee Introduction
      • Descriptions of individual committees
    6. Athletics Over Break
      • Gives people the opportunity to spend time with family
      • Baseball team has suffered from not having practices and games over April Vacation
      • Has potential negative consequences on academics if athletic events are condensed over times when students have classes
      • Council needs more information from athletic department
      • Motion to refer motion to Admin Committee
        • Motion to amend referral to Student Life Committee
        • Amendment passes
      • Referral passes
    7. J Comm Bylaw Notification
      • Amend Article VII, Letter F, 3 ii to read “Elections will take place in the fall and will be organized by the Organizational Engineering Committee”
      • Strike Article VII, Letter F, 3 iii
      • Motion to place bylaw revision at the beginning of next week’s meeting
      • Motion passes
    8. Discussion about relevance of X-Periods
      • There are many ways in which X-Periods are used
      • Some classes don’t get a single X day in the entire year
      • Good time to get work done during school
    9. Meeting Adjourns