Archive for Kevin Seitz

I work as a student employee and supervisor for Media Services during the school year and as a full-time student employee over the summer. I'm the developer for the "VirtualOffice" tool we use to coordinate equipment check-out, printing, and events. I also serve as the Student Senate Technologies Director, which makes me responsible for the Student Senate website/blog and GACspot.


Student Senate Elections Today!

Have you voted for your Student Senate class and residence hall representatives yet? Join your fellow classmates at the virtual polls and vote for your senators! 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 […]

Student Senate Press Release 4/19/2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April, 19th 2010 BY-LAW CHANGE PROPOSAL- Section 6 subsection 1 bylaw 3 states that all student organizations must post on the GACspot website. The website has only recently been functioning correctly and still has minor problems to work out. As a result, the Senate believed that it was unfair to ask the […]

Student Senate Press Release 4/12/2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12 April 2010 ADMINISTRATIVE FORUM- The Student Senate successfully held the Administrative Forum, an open question discussion with President Ohle, Provost and Dean of the college David Fienen and Mark Anderson, Dean of Admissions. OMBUDSMAN- The Student Senate elected Erik Byrz-Gornia to fill the position of Ombudsman for the 2010-2011 school year. […]

Student Senate Press Release 3/15/10

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 15 March 2010 FINANCE COMMITTEE REPRESENTATIVE As a result of Brandon Hirdlerʼs recent appointment to Finance Committee Chair, Jacob Lundborg was approved to take over the open seat on the Finance Committee. ADMINISTRATIVE FORUM The Administrative Forum, which will enable all students to have a conversation with members of the administration, will […]

Student Senate Press Release 3/1/2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1 MARCH 2010 CO-PRESIDENT ELECTIONS- The Student Senate would like to offer congratulations to Emily Thayer and Sean Tessmer for their victory in the elections. In addition to electing new co-presidents, the student body voted “yes” to all of the proposed constitutional amendments. ROCK-A-THON- Student Senate has organized a Rock-A-Thon Committee to […]

Next year’s Student Senate Co-Presidents are…

Students, Thank you for participating in the Senate Elections this spring; the turnout rate was higher than last year!  The results are as follows: Emily Thayer and Sean Tessmer – 81% Katie Winkelman and Phil Cleary – 15.3% Write-Ins – 3.7% Thus, Emily Thayer and Sean Tessmer will serve as the Senate’s next Co-Presidents.  Additionally, […]

Student Senate Spring Elections Today!

Students, You may now vote for next year’s Co-Presidents, changes to the Student Senate Constitution, and the proposed changed to how the Student Activity Fee is determined by visiting this website: You may vote from any computer on campus, including where Student Senate is tabling in the Campus Center (Lower Level.)  Thank you for […]

Co-President Debate Audio

The audio from tonight’s Co-President debate is available on the Student Senate podcast at

Co-President Candidate Pair Debate TONIGHT!

This is just a reminder that the Co-President candidate pair debate will be happening tonight from 5pm to 6pm in the Courtyard Cafe.  Please come, listen to the candidates, and ask them some (tough) questions! Also, we would like to make a clarification on the Student Activities Fee change that you will be voting on […]

Student Senate Press Release 2/22/10

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2010 FINANCE BY-LAWS- The Student Senate finished with the revisions to its finance by-laws. RESOLUTION- The resolution that junior Gustavus student Phil Cleary presented to Student Senate for consideration last week was voted down. The resolution read “ The student senate will neither pass nor enforce any policy that is […]