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Senate creates student support system task force, responds to BSA

Senate creates student support system task force, responds to BSA

Sydney Sleep

November 1, 2017


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Several students in the Black Student Alliance (BSA) presented concerns regarding Students’ Association’s support for minorities at Monday’s meeting. BSA president Amanda John referenced a photo that circulated on Twitter of a past SDSU student in blackface dressed as Colin Kaepernick. In resp...

SDSU-Army contract violation brought to SA

SDSU-Army contract violation brought to SA

Makenzie Huber

October 25, 2017


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Two students in the ROTC program at South Dakota State spoke to Students’ Association about a conflict regarding an SDSU-Army contract at SA’s Monday meeting. Departments are moving in and out of DePuy Military Hall, which forces ROTC to train in different facilities across campus. But athletic...

SA passes need-based scholarship resolution

SA passes need-based scholarship resolution

Sydney Sleep

October 18, 2017


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Students’ Association unanimously passed Resolution 17-04-R, showing SA’s support for the Dakota’s Promise need-based scholarship program Monday. The financial aid program was proposed by the South Dakota Board of Regents in hopes of closing the gap between existing financial aid and the cost ...

SDSU goes through with tobacco-free campus policy

SDSU goes through with tobacco-free campus policy

Makenzie Huber

October 18, 2017


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The South Dakota State University campus will become smoke-free by the beginning of 2018, according to President Barry Dunn, in an Oct. 17 email to the student body. The policy includes cigarettes, chewing tobacco and E-cigarettes. A draft policy to establish SDSU as a smoke and tobacco-free campus...