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UW offering ASWSU Global tickets that were originally denied

UW offering ASWSU Global tickets that were originally denied

JACOB MOORE, Evergreen sports editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News

University of Washington is offering ASWSU Global 80 group tickets for the Apple Cup, ASWSU Global Adviser CeCe Smith said. The tickets were denied by a sales representative earlier this month. “They are adjusting the cost we spent, and we are now getting to spend what we originally budgeted to...

ASWSU denied tickets by UW, emails show

ASWSU denied tickets by UW, emails show

JACOB MOORE, Evergreen sports editor

October 16, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News

In forwarded emails between University of Washington and ASWSU Global, it appeared that UW was only willing to sell Apple Cup tickets to Husky fans. The Evergreen obtained two separate chains of emails showing a conversation between a University of Washington ticket representative and ASWSU Global....

Choose costumes carefully, student leaders say

Choose costumes carefully, student leaders say

JONATHAN VILLANUEVA, Evergreen reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

As Halloween comes closer, groups on campus reminded students of the harmful implications the costumes they wear can have on others during a presentation Thursday. Jayda Moore, a social justice peer educator, defined cultural appropriation as taking a part of a person’s or group’s culture out...

Cultural competency resolution presented at ASWSU meeting

Cultural competency resolution presented at ASWSU meeting

LINH NGUYEN, Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News

ASWSU discussed making cultural competency training mandatory for all incoming students of WSU in response to a student sit-in. The funds for the program would come from the fees new students pay for Summer Alive! sessions, said Sen. Kacie Kubosomi of the Carson College. The program would happe...

ASWSU appoints two new senators

ASWSU appoints two new senators

KATIE SHADLER, Evergreen reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU chose new Murrow and uncertified senators at their weekly meeting Wednesday night. After serving previously as a freshman delegate for ASWSU, the new Murrow senator Harald Hyllseth wanted to focus on putting students first and to bring the Murrow College back to its former glory. “I know...

ASWSU works on athletics recruiting policy

ASWSU works on athletics recruiting policy

KATIE SHADLER, Evergreen reporter

September 27, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, Crime, News, Pullman Community

ASWSU is continuing to work toward changing the sexual assault policy regarding athletes, after university administration denied initial suggestions. ASWSU President Jordan Frost sent a letter urging WSU President Kirk Schulz and Athletic Director Bill Moos to change the policy to include preventing...

Incoming ASWSU senator charged in child sex sting

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, Crime, News, WSU Pullman campus

An incoming ASWSU senator resigned amid charges of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes, after responding to a fake advertisement from Homeland Security agents for a sexual encounter. Eduardo Ramos, who had not yet been sworn in as senator for the Edward R. Murrow College of Communicatio...

Campus government works with student fees

Campus government works with student fees

TYLER WATSON, Evergreen reporter

August 23, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

As students return to school, ASWSU officers return to their duties as stewards of the hundreds of thousands of university dollars, and as liaisons between the students and the university administration. In his role as ASWSU president, Jordan Frost meets with university leaders and the WSU president...

New ASWSU senators take office

TYLER WATSON | Evergreen reporter

April 20, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News

The 47th ASWSU Senate took the oath of office during Wednesday’s meeting, officially taking over as the 2017-2018 student government legislature.Before the 11 executive cabinet officers, selected by newly elected ASWSU President Jordan Frost, could be confirmed, the new senators themselves had to be ...

Two executive cabinet members denied during Senate confirmation meeting

From staff reports

April 20, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News

After an eight-and-a-half hour ASWSU Senate meeting, two executive cabinet officer nominees were denied during the Senate confirmation hearings.Mitchell Weholt, current ASWSU director of communication, was the first to be denied.Executive cabinet members need a 2/3 majority vote to be confirmed and ni...

Senate tripled legislation activity since last year

JESSICA ZHOU, Evergreen reporter

April 17, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

The 46th ASWSU Senate tripled its legislative activity from the previous year by solidifying its mission and goals and restructuring the expected responsibilities of each senator. As of last week’s meeting, the Senate has passed 35 resolutions and 57 bills, in comparison to last year’s Sena...

ASWSU passes six bills in four-hour meeting

TYLER WATSON | Evergreen reporter

March 30, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News

The ASWSU Senate discussed funding for the Hawaiian club and the In It to End It club events for Mom’s weekend.The Hawaiian club delegates, including the Hawaiian club’s Treasurer Jessica Villanueva, asked the ASWSU Senate for $1,633 for their annual Mom’s weekend Luau event. The ASWSU Senate ...