Student Activities Committee Annual Report

Academic Year 2008-2009

Committee Members:

Nancy Simons (Faculty Member), Brent Carter (Faculty member, Chair), David Scott (Faculty Member), Danielle McDonald (Student Affairs representative, Secretary), Mary-Frances Panettierre (Faculty Member), Bruce Henson(Faculty Member), Kirk Bowman (Executive Board Liaison), Azhar Maithawala (USC representative), Kunal Karbadia(USC representative), no GSS rep until summer (Richard Moore)

 

12 Meetings in total were held on: September 19, 2008; October 10, 2008; November 7, 2008; November 21, 2008; January 2, 2009; January 16, 2009; March 9, 2009; March 30, 2009; April 13, 2009; April 29, 2009; July 14, 2009; July 21, 2009

 

The election of the 2008-2009 Chair was conducted on September 5, 2008.  Brent Carter was unanimously elected.  Danielle McDonald was appointed secretary.

 

 

 

Organization Charters Approved

 

War Gamers

September 19, 2008

Biology Student Advisory

September 19, 2008

Student Hospital Connections

October 10, 2008

Entertainment Software Producers

October 10, 2008

French Club

October 10, 2008

Chi Alpha

October 10, 2008

Debate Team

November 7, 2008

Operations Management Society

November 7, 2008

Project H.O.N.O.R.

November 7, 2008

Ramblin Wreck Real Estate

November 7, 2008

Cashflow

November 21, 2008

Graduate Minorities in Business

November 21, 2008

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

November 21, 2008

Running Wrek

November 21, 2008

Starcraft

November 21, 2008

Psi Chi

November 21, 2008

Capoeiia Cordao de Ouro

January 2, 2009

The Way

January 2, 2009

Swordfish

January 2, 2009

Pre-Pharmacy

January 2, 2009

Kids@Kollege

January 2, 2009

Gamma Beta Mu

January 2, 2009

Women’s Basketball

January 2, 2009

Graduate Evening Management Students

January 16, 2009

Skateboard Club

January 16, 2009

Racquetball Club

January 16, 2009

Taiwanese American Student Association

January 16, 2009

Avante-Garde

January 16, 2009

TAPPI

January 16, 2009

Yellow Jacket Archery

March 9, 2009

Bridge Club

March 9, 2009

Association of Environmental Engineers and Scientists

March 9, 2009

Student Organizing for Fair Tax

March 9, 2009

Paintball Club

March 30, 2009

Brotherhood for Excellence

March 30, 2009

Behavior, Evolution and Ecology Research Society

April 13, 2009

Campus Freethinkers

April 13, 2009

One Voice Atlanta

April 13, 2009

Music Technology Group

July 14, 2009

What’s In a Doctor’s Bag

July 14, 2009

Youth Outreach

July 14, 2009

Student Movement for Real Change

July 14, 2009

Collegians for a Constructive Tomorrow

July 21, 2009

Electrochemical Society

July 21, 2009

Magicians

July 21, 2009

Student Working Against Negative Stereotypes of Autism

July 21, 2009

 

Summary Stats

46 Groups Chartered

3 Cultural Groups

17 Academic Groups

10 Service Groups

 

Other Business Conducted

Undergraduate Student Government constitution and bylaws approved September 19, 2008

            07U075 - Creation of Joint Judicial Cabinet in constitution

07U076 – Explanation of Joint Judicial Cabinet process in bylaws

07U066 – changes to bill submission process in bylaws

07U081 – clarifications of terms and section titles

07U113 – change to limitation of office in bylaws

07U132 – clarification of vote

 

Graduate Senate constitution and bylaw changes approved September 19, 2008

            08G051 - Explanation of Joint Judicial Cabinet in bylaws

            07G148 – Changes to advisor adding Office of Dean of Students to constitution

            08G033 – change to scheduling of meetings occurs in bylaws

            07G149 – clarifications on committees in bylaws

           

SGA FY 10 Budget Approved                                                          April 29, 2009