Student Government (AAS)

Agenda - October 19, 2014

I. Attendance

II. Public Comment

III. Archery Club

IV. Amherst College Republicans

V. Budgetary Committee Recommendations

VI. Budgetary Committee (2 FY Senators)

VII. Bylaw Amendments (RJ & Tierney)

  1. College Council (1 FY Senator)

IX. Dining Services Committee (3 Senators)

X. Student Community Engagement Fund (1 Senator)

XI. It’s On US (5 min)

XII. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports
  4. Approve the minutes
  5. New Business

XV. Adjournment

Agenda - October 6, 2014

I. Attendance

II. Swearing In (8 Senators 2018, 1 Senator 2017, AAS President)

III. Public Comment

IV. Budgetary Committee Recommendations

V. TEDxAmherstCollege (Terry Lee ’17 & Phillip Pang ’17)

VI. Senate Projects and Innovation Training (Megan Lyster)

VII. BC Reform Committee Bylaw Amendments

  1. Communications Director (if time allows)

IX. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

X. Approve the minutes

XI. New Business

XII. Adjournment

Agenda - September 29, 2014

I. Attendance

II. Public Comment

III. Budgetary Committee Recommendations

IV. Appointments Board Recommendations (20 min)

V. Constitution Review III (30 min)

VI. Student Community Engagement Fund (1 senator)

VII. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports
  4. Approve the minutes

IX. New Business

X. Adjournment

Agenda - September 22, 2014

I. Attendance

II. Public Comment

III. Budgetary Committee Recommendations

IV. Committee on Priorities and Resources (2 year term)

V. Title IX Review Committee (1 senator)

VI. Faculty Computing Committee (1 senator)

VII. Constitution Review II (30 min)

  1. New Dormitories Survey (10 min)

IX. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

X. Approve the minutes

XI. New Business

XII. Adjournment

Agenda - May 7, 2014

I. Attendance (Christina)

II. Public Comment

III. Board of Trustees’ Resolution on Fraternities

IV. Referendum to hold a new Presidential election in the Fall

V. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

VI. New Business

VII. Adjournment

Agenda - May 5, 2014

I. Attendance (Christina)

II.  Public Comment

III. ACRA – Discretionary Request

IV. Committee on Educational Policy Elections

V. First Year Life and Orientation Committee (3 positions)

VI. Budgetary Review and Reform Special Committee

VII. Student Powerhouse Committee

VIII. Senate in Keefe Forum

IX. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

X. Approve the minutes

XI. New Business

XII. Adjournment 

Agenda - April 28, 2014

I. Swearing in

II. Attendance (Christina) 

III. Introduction 

IV. Public Comment

  1. Second AAS Referendum (30 min)
  2. Distinguished Teaching Award (Servet) 

V. Appointments Board Elections (6 senator positions) 

VI. Judiciary Council Elections (2 senator positions) 

VII. Discipline Committee (2 senator positions)

VIII. Budgetary Committee Elections (6 senator positions) 

IX. Van Purchase (Tierney) 

X. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

XI. Budgetary Review and Reform Special Committee (if time allows)

XII. Approve the minutes

XIII. New Business

XIV. Adjournment

Agenda - April 21, 2014

I. Attendance (Tierney)

II. Public Comment

  1. Motion to Overturn 4/15 JC Ruling (45 minutes)

III. BC Recs

IV. Club Budgets

V. BC Recs Bylaw (George)

VI. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

VII. Van Purchase (if time allows)

VIII. Approve the Minutes

IX. New Business

X. Adjournment

Agenda - April 14, 2014

I. Attendance (Tierney)

II. Public Comment

  1. Open to all students on any topic

III. Emergency BC Requests (time sensitive)

IV. Disciplinary Committee and Party Policy (Dean Mitton-Shannon)

V. BC Recs

VI. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

VII. ResLife Poll (Blaine)

VIII. BC Recs Bylaw Discussion

IX. Approve the Minutes

X. New Business

XI. Adjournment

Agenda - April 7, 2014

I. Attendance (Tierney)

II. Public Comment

  1. Open to all students on any topic

III. BC Recs

IV. Reports

  1. Committee Reports
  2. General Announcements
  3. Officer Reports

V. Guest: Christian Aviles (Orientation + Athletics)

VI. Discussion: Respect Task Force Sunset Clause

VII. Approve the Minutes

VIII. New Business

IX. Adjournment

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