Archive for 2011

Resolution passed by Student Senate regarding the Dive Renovation Project

To: The Gustavus Adolphus Board of Trustees and the Office of the President Topic: Dive Renovation   Gustavus Student Senate, WHEREAS the student body has made clear the desire for improved student space; COGNIZANT of the underutilized potential of the Dive; URGES the college to renovate the Dive to fulfill its potential as a premier […]

First Senate Meeting Tonight!

Tonight is the first Student Senate meeting for the 2011-2012 school year.  It is at 7:00PM in the Board Room in JCC and everyone at Gustavus is welcome to attend.

Student Senate Elections Today!!!

VOTE VOTE VOTE! Today is the Student Senate Election for the 2011-2012 school year.  Go to and log-in to vote or write-in your candidates for Student Senate. Polls are open from 9:30AM until 10:00PM today.  You can vote on your own computer or stop by our Voting table by the Courtyard Caf!

Finance Process Started!

The Finance Process is well under way. All budgets are due THIS Wednesday, April 6th by Midnight in my Email ( Tell all your friends! Make sure they get their budgets in! Good information to know: Every organization needs to sign up to present their budget to the Finance Committee. Sign up sheets are on […]

Finance Committee Budget limit and appointments

In anticipation of the upcoming finance season, the Finance Committee recommended an amount for next year’s limit in accordance to the estimated 2,450 students to enroll at Gustavus for the 2011-2012 academic year. The limit will be $185,000. The proposed limit will allow a small buffer for the 2011-2012 academic year. Student Senate is pleased […]

Resolution Passed by Student Senate Regarding the Assaults of March 5 and 6

Submitted to: The Gustavus Community Subject: Regarding the Assaults of March 5 and 6 GUSTAVUS STUDENT SENATE, CONSIDERING the abhorrent acts of violence that have taken place on this campus over the weekend of March 5 &6; ACKNOWLEDGING the on-going nature of the investigation; EXPRESSES COMPASSION to the survivors; COMMENDS the members of the Gustavus […]

Open Positions on Student Senate

Want to be a part of Student Senate? Student Senate is looking for representatives for the following areas: – Residential Off-Campus (Two Positions Open) – Prairie View Apartments – Junior Class represenative – Sohre Hall Representative Please contact the Ombudsperson: Erik Bryz-Gornia at if interested.

Spring Budgeting Process

The Spring Budgeting process starts soon. Please prepare for this process by completing the Yearly Budgeting Template. Yearly Budget Template The Yearly Budget Template is used for every Spring Budgeting Process. Use this Template to create a budget for you organization for the 2011-2012 Academic School Year. It is VITAL that you fill it out […]

Fox & Prince elected Co-presidents for 2011-2012

Students, The results of the Student Senate Co-Presidential Election are in and Nick Prince and Jen Fox have been elected to serve as Co-Presidents for the 2011-2012 academic year. The official results are listed below. Nick Prince and Jen Fox 54.1% Blake Gust and Kate Redden 41.9% Write-ins 4% The Article III Subsection 3 Constitutional […]

Student Senate Voting Today!

Have you voted for your next Student Senate co-presidents yet? Join your fellow classmates at the online polls and vote for next year’s Student Senate Co-presidents. Online voting is being conducted today from 9:30 AM to 10:00 PM. To access online voting, please visit and log in with your Gustavus username and password. Don’t […]