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Senate pays six-month-old Aramark bill

Director of Communications Tami Dunning reads the Senate agenda for Thursday's meeting. The board was unable to complete an agenda item to pay a six-year-old Aramark bill, so they held a special meeting on Friday and payed the outstanding balance in full. (Photo by Robert Hansen)

Robert Hansen

February 5, 2016

American River College’s Student Senate passed a bill to pay $1,241 to Aramark for catering the 2015 Fall Leadership Summit, during a special meeting Friday. Senate called the special meeting because they were unable to pass the bill during previous meetings. The inability to get the bill pa...

March in March difficulties, Club Day discussed at CAEB

CAEB President Justin Nicholson expresses his excitment for the upcoming events at ARC's first Club Day as Vice President Mary Stedman listens. The Club Day will have a Valentine's theme.

Robert Hansen

February 3, 2016

American River College students will likely not be able participate in the march from Raley Field to the capitol at next month’s “March in March” event, according to Director of Finance Jeremy Diefenbacher. March in March is an annual event that that takes place in Sacramento as a mass demonstration...

ASB Notebook: Boards plan for upcoming events

Student Senate President David Hylton and Senate Director of Finance Jeremy Diefenbacher listen to Medieval Battle Club organizer Makayla Harley suggest her ideas for the Feb. 11 Club Day. (Photo by Robert Hansen)

Robert Hansen

February 3, 2016

Club Day will be held on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with the theme “Love Through the Ages,” according to Clubs and Events Board President Justin Nicholson. Each club will chose to represent people in love across different time periods. Several games are in the works for the seme...

Vote to remove board member rescinded

A vote to remove Direction of Communications Tami Dunning was rescinded at Thursday's Student Senate meeting. (Photo by Robert Hansen)

Robert Hansen

February 2, 2016

Student Senate Vice President Valencia Scott rescinded the petition calling for the removal or suspension of Student Senate Director of Communications Tami Dunning hours after the judiciary committee that would make the decision was formed at Thursday’s Student Senate meeting. The petition was fil...

Student Senate rescinds petition for removal of board member

Senate President David Hylton II acknowleges a motion from another board member during Thursday's meeting. (Photo by Robert Hansen)

Robert Hansen

February 2, 2016

Student Senate Vice President Valencia Scott rescinded the petition calling for the removal or suspension of Student Senate Director of Communications Tami Dunning hours after the judiciary committee that would make the decision to suspend or remove Dunning was formed at Thursday’s Student Senate me...

Members of CAEB appointed to judiciary committee

Whip Laurie Jones reads the CAEB meeting agenda during the meeting Tuesday. The board appointed members to a judiciary committee to look into the possible removal of Senate member Tamara Dunning.
(Photo by Jordan Schauberger)

Robert Hansen

January 28, 2016

American River College’s Club and Events Board (CAEB) Vice President Mary Stedman and Director of Activities Kylie Marx were appointed to the judiciary committee that will make the decision to suspend or remove Student Senate Director of Communications Tamara Dunning at Tuesday’s CAEB meeting. ...

Senate Vice President files petition for the removal of fellow board member

Vice President Valencia Scott (not pictured) filed a petition Tuesday calling for the possible removal of Director of Communications Tamara Dunning (right).
(Photo by Karen Reay)

Robert Hansen

January 25, 2016

A petition was filed Tuesday by American River College Student Senate Vice President Valencia Scott, calling for the removal of Tamara Dunning, director of communications, after allegedly “unprofessional” and “disruptive” comments were made during a Senate meeting on Jan. 14, according to the Senate President...

Heated argument ends Senate meeting early

Director of Finance Jeremy Diefenbacher listens while President David Hylton discusses advertisement ideas for the upcoming March in March event, during Student Senate meeting Thursday.
(Photo by Jordan Schauberger)

Jordan Schauberger

January 15, 2016

American River College Student Senate’s first meeting since Dec. 3 ended early Thursday after an argument between board members over possible rule violations led to one member walking out. Director of Communications Tamara Dunning stormed out of the meeting after several board members refuted her cla...

Senate approves $12,000 for March in March funding

Associated Student Body Senate President David Hylton II, urges more community involvement from the board next semester during the Senate meeting on Thursday, Dec. 3. 
(Photo by Jordan Schauberger)

Jordan Schauberger

December 10, 2015

The Associated Student Body Student Senate passed three bills at its meeting on Dec. 3, including $12,000 to fund the upcoming March in March. The March in March is a yearly demonstration traditionally held in downtown Sacramento in which students seek to make lawmakers aware of their opinions about co...

Senate holds a moment of silence for tragedies in the world

Senate President David Hylton II speaks during Tuesday's Senate meeting. Hylton requested a moment of silence during the meeting to honor the victims of the tragedies in Paris on Nov. 13. (Photo by Jordan Schauberger)

Jordan Schauberger

November 19, 2015

The Associated Student Body Student Senate held a moment of silence during its meeting Tuesday for the victims of the several tragedies, including the terrorist attacks in Paris, that occurred over the past weekend. President David Hylton II made a point of wanting the moment of silence to be for all th...

CAEB puts finishing touches on Club Day

Clubs and Events Board President Justin Nicholson, center, discusses the schedule for Thursday's club day during the board's meeting Tuesday. The theme, Under Wonderland, will feature games inspired by Alice in Wonderland. 
(Photo by Jordan Schauberger)

Jordan Schauberger

November 18, 2015

With the Under Wonderland themed Club Day set for Thursday, the Associated Student Body Clubs and Events Board spent its meeting Tuesday hammering out the exact plans for the event. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the quad outside the Student Center. There is a contingency plan in the cas...

Student Senate joins CAEB in support of pride center

Senate President David Hylton and Director of Activities Kevin Phan listen, during Thursday's Student Senate meeting, to ASB adviser Juan Miguel Blanco as he tells the board that they need to get minutes from the previous four meetings posted online as soon as possible.
(Photo by Jordan Schauberger)

Jordan Schauberger

November 13, 2015

The Associated Student Body Student Senate voted Thursday to approve a resolution that offers support to a proposed LGBT pride center on campus, just as the Clubs and Events Board did on Tuesday. The resolution met less opposition in Senate than it did CAEB with the only two people voting against, one o...

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