The SBA Senate passed a resolution opposing the “rushed” appointment process of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
The governance and nominations committee received 21 graduate student applications – the most in recent memory.
The resolution pressed officials to choose a replacement for LeBlanc through a committee of students, faculty and staff.
Leaders of the newly established SA LGBTQ+ caucus said they will create spaces to listen to concerns of the LGBTQ community.
A Student Association graduate student caucus will help increase student representation and connect graduate organizations with officials, caucus members said.
Student Bar Association senators welcomed a new pool of elected senators into the body, filling all positions on the SBA for the first time in recent history.
SA senators questioned Brookins on his decision to release an executive order before consulting with the senate on possible legislation.
The 2020-21 Student Court judges overhauled their procedures to give students more direction in using their resources.
Senators approved resolutions to create LGBTQ+ and graduate student caucuses as part of an effort to expand representation of these groups.
SBA senators are calling on officials and SA senators to provide a full explanation of their reasoning behind a decrease in the SBA budget.