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Reducing course costs

FORREST HOLT | Evergreen ASWSU reporter

September 9, 2016


Filed under ASWSU, News

Representatives from University Affairs discussed at the ASWSU Senate meeting on Wednesday plans to reduce the cost of classroom materials through a program called OpenStax, which could save the university more than $400,000 per year.The program implemented at 15 other institutions, provides free, o...

Senate confirms International Student Council president

Senate confirms International Student Council president

MICHAEL WOOSTER | Evergreen reporter

September 1, 2016


Filed under ASWSU, News

The ASWSU Senate voted 14-0-1 at its meeting Wednesday to confirm Kevin Lindquist as the International Student Council (ISC) president.Lindquist said he was able to utilize his goals and his past experiences with diversity to make him the best fit for the position. Being a transfer student from Bellevue...

ASWSU promotes voting with campaign

ASWSU promotes voting with campaign

DAN DOUCET, Evergreen reporter

August 30, 2016


Filed under ASWSU, News

As election season progresses, many students will soon be confronted with their first opportunity to vote. Paige Campbell, ASWSU director of legislative affairs, said ASWSU will be holding a variety of events over the next couple of months with the aim of boosting student voter participation. ...

ASWSU selects committee chairs, vice chairs

ASWSU selects committee chairs, vice chairs

Forrest Holt | Evergreen reporter

August 25, 2016


Filed under ASWSU, News

The 46th ASWSU Senate appointed Senate committee chairs and vice-chairs at its first meeting on Wednesday.All-Campus Senators Josue Zuniga and Alyssa Norris were chosen as chair and vice-chair of the Senate Finance Committee.ASWSU has $80,000 allocated for student use. The committee’s biggest goal is...

New leaders set goals

New leaders set goals

CODY COTTIER | Evergreen news editor

August 19, 2016


Filed under ASWSU, News

The ASWSU leaders are beginning their term with a number of projects, from reducing the cost of class materials to improving transparency in both their own and the university’s operations.Continuing the work of last year’s ASWSU leadership, President Taylor Christenson and Vice President Kyle Str...

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