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Senate passes campus safety bill, discusses RT fares at meeting

Student Senate President David Hylton II talks about potential themes for the upcoming Club Day  at Thursday's Senate meeting. Club Day will be on March 17. (Photo by Kyle Elsasser)
February 26, 2016

A campus safety resolution, the cancellation of March in March and a resolution against the proposed raise of Sacramento Regional Transit (RT) fares were among the topics discussed at the American River...

Club Day and campus events discussed, one bill passed at CAEB meeting

Advisor Juan Blanco talks about the agenda during the CAEB meeting on Feb. 23, 2016 at American River College. CAEB decided on a 'Super Heroes vs. Super Villains' theme for next month's Club Day. (Photo by Kyle Elsasser)
February 23, 2016

Next month’s Club Day, the Pre-Pharmacy Club grant, and upcoming campus events were among the topics discussed at Tuesday’s Club and Events Board (CAEB) meeting. Director of Communications Bruce...

ASB Notebook: Campus safety, March in March cancellation big topics at recent board meetings

Student Senate President David Hylton II discusses the agenda for the Feb. 18, 2016 Student Senate meeting. Hylton also recently announced that he plans to seek re-election this semester. (Photo by Robert Hansen)
February 22, 2016

Director of Legislative Affairs Laurie Jones introduced a bill aimed at campus safety at the Feb. 8 Student Senate meeting. A shooting took place on the campus of Sacramento City College during the...

Senate has procedural difficulties, senators sworn in at meeting

Director of Communications Tami Dunning disusses a propossed bill at the Feb. 18, 2016 Student Senate meeting. Dunning also noted additional information on the cancellation of March in March, though the board had no further comment. (Photo by Robert Hansen)
February 19, 2016

Update, Feb. 25, 2016 at 5:16 p.m.: An earlier version of this story incorrectly named Roberto Garner as Roberto Drake.  The Associated Student Body (ASB) Student Senate and Clubs And Events Board...

Next month’s Club Day theme discussed, 2 bills pass at CAEB meeting

CAEB Director of Communications Bruce Rand asks a question for the proposed theme for next month's Club Day. Ideas discussed at the meeting included a potential
February 18, 2016

Themes for next month’s Club Day were discussed and two bills were passed at Tuesday’s Club and Events Board (CAEB) meeting. Rep. Mikayla Harwig of the Medieval Battle Club suggested a “Heroes...

Annual student rally March in March canceled due to lack of funding

Students gather for the March in March rally in spring of last year. The rally, this year, has been cancelled by the Student Senate for California Community Colleges due to lack of funding.
(File Photo)
February 17, 2016

In May 2008, the financial crisis had begun and students from across the state rallied at the Capitol in Sacramento advocating against then Gov. Schwarzenegger’s proposed education cuts. The event,...

Campus safety becomes high priority at CAEB meeting

Campus safety was a major topic at Tuesday's CAEB meeting. (Photo by Robert Hansen)
February 10, 2016

Director of Legislative Affairs Laurie Jones introduced a bill aimed at campus safety at Tuesday’s student senate meeting. Last semester, Sacramento City College had a deadly shooting, which along...

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)
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...

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.
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...

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)
February 2, 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...

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)
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...

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)
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...

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