Adventures education coordinator gives a break to normal SG meeting business

Abbey Haldeman, Assistant News Editor

The meeting was called to order at 6:02 p.m.

All College: $2,660

Conference: $740

General Funds: $6,313.35

Leadership: $600

Spirit: $493.44

Student Government Total: $10, 806.79

Phi Beta Lambda, or Future Business Leaders of America, returned for the second week club recognition discussion. Adam Wychowanec gave a recap of what the club was asking for specifically. Student Government motion to table the request to do further research within the business school for a place for the group.

Junior class President Julie Miller spoke again for Capital Projects Committee. A motion to grant $2,300 to purchase new water fountains was made and 29-0-13 was passed.

Choral Club was present for their first week of fund request. Steven Thomas, the adviser of Choral Club, presented the donation information to Student Government. They are looking to hire professional musicians to play during an event which the Wilkes choral ensembles, which includes the University Chorus and Chamber Singers, will perform with the Robert Dale Chorale a rendition John Rutter’s “Gloria” and other works.  A representative will return to the following meeting for funds approval.

Samantha Bickert gave a recap of Casino Night.

Jill Price, Adventure Education coordinator was present and helped SG have a retreat from its normal meeting business. SG funds the Adventure Education program and was grateful to have Price come. SG President Kris Rivers said he thinks that everyone should take advantage of the things Price has to offer.

The meeting was called to an end at 7:48 p.m.