To ensure accurate representation of students at the University of Kansas in the 2020 U.S. Census, student leaders urge students to fill out the government form. The deadline is Sept. 30.
Tiara Floyd, former student body president, called for the resignation of two Student Senate executives, during a committee meeting Wednesday. It is unclear whether the request will be pursued.
Student Senate dissolved its ad hoc committee to address sexual assault prevention on campus last Friday. The committee met twice this semester.
Provost Barbara Bichelmeyer overviewed how University of Kansas leadership addressed the COVID-19 pandemic over the summer as she spoke to student senators Wednesday night.
The ad hoc committee will focus on evaluating the University of Kansas' policies when it comes to addressing sexual violence.
Student Senate will meet over Zoom, with senators attending weekly meetings. Executive staff office hours will also be cut down.
University of Kansas shared governance wrote to the institution's chancellor and provost to request in-person classes be delayed for another two weeks. Classes are currently set to begin Aug. 24.
Student Senate held a virtual forum for Kansas House of Representatives District 10 candidates last Friday to discuss important issues facing the United States and the University of Kansas student body.
Student Senate hosted a debate with the three candidates for district attorney over the weekend. Each candidate discussed how they'd reform the criminal justice system to address racial disparities and help survivors of sexual assault.
A few review sub-committee, made up of campus administration and former student body vice president Seth Wingerter, ruled to reduce student fees for the summer 2020 semester by 22%.
Through May and the beginning of June, researchers have resumed their work at the University of Kansas in phases, as a part of the institution's reopening plans.
Outgoing Student Body President Tiara Floyd looks back on her accomplishments as the first woman of color in the role. Floyd took office in 2019 and faced challenges such as tokenization and leading remotely amid a pandemic.
Student Body President Apramay Mishra, Student Body Vice President Grant Daily and other executive staff members took office Wednesday, May 20.
University of Kansas Student Body Vice President Seth Wingerter looks back on his time Student Senate as the graduating senior will move on to Andersons Trade Group in Auburn, New York.
University of Kansas Chancellor Douglas Girod has requested Student Senate reevaluates the 2020-2021 student fee package. The new package is due to the Kansas Board of Regents by May 1.