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ASLCC approves funds request TAGS: The student government voted unanimously to pass a $90 funds request to reimburse student travel costs during the ASLCC meeting.

ASLCC Treasurer Matthew Yook (right) learns that every student will likely pay $2.54 per term in student activity fees to the Oregon Student Association next year. (Sean Bailey/The Torch)

Student government anticipates enrollment drop TAGS: Lane’s student government is preparing to approve a 2013-14 budget that will be 8 percent smaller than this year’s, with falling enrollment expected to decrease ASLCC’s student fee account.

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ASLCC Elections Committee rejects two grievances TAGS: | | By Taya Alami and Sean Hanson Mere hours before the polls close to end the ASLCC general election, the Elections Committee has rejected two complaints.

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Unopposed, Zito will likely assume presidency TAGS: | | | | By Taya Alami and Sean Hanson Barring a successful write-in candidate, second-year political science major Paul Zito will take the top office in Lane’s student government for the 2013-14 school …Continue reading →

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Election behavior, process need consideration TAGS: | The ASLCC elections committee has invalidated the results of its special election based on three statements in a six-point complaint submitted by The Torch editor-in-chief Byron Hughey.

ASLCC senator and Student Finance Board member Colette Buchanan (right) discusses the special election with sophomore MEChA members Johanis Tadeo (center) and Nathan Campbell (left) on March 4 in the Center Building cafeteria.  (Byron Hughey/The Torch)

Special election yields concern TAGS: Student organizations respond to controversial ballot measure Student reactions have been mixed regarding recently proposed changes to the student government constitution that includes giving ASLCC oversight of the entirety of …Continue reading →

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Student fees need autonomy, due process TAGS: ASLCC passed sweeping changes to its constitution Feb. 20, eliminating elected positions, removing constitutional duties from the remaining elected officials, giving greater spending power to officials and most importantly creating …Continue reading →

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Lane student government amends constitution TAGS: | Lane’s student government has approved amendments to its constitution that, if passed by the Board of Education and student body, will give ASLCC increased power over student groups that receive …Continue reading →

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Information Technology unveils Lane 2.0 TAGS: | | ASLCC received a sneak preview of Lane’s new website at its Feb. 13 meeting, when Lane’s Information Technology Department unveiled a prototype of the next iteration of

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ASLCC fires communications director TAGS: | | ASLCC Communications Director Duskin Becker was relieved of his position Feb. 14, ASLCC President Merriam Weatherhead wrote in an email to The Torch.

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ASLCC approves new senator TAGS: ASLCC members voted unanimously to appoint Lane student Sarah Shepherd to fill a vacant senate seat during its Feb. 6 meeting.

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ASLCC approves funds for concert series TAGS: Student leaders at the Jan. 30 ASLCC meeting approved a $1,000 funds request put forth by ASLCC Campus Events Director Dallas Steely, for a plan to present weekly live-music performances …Continue reading →

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