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MCSG passes reform of bylaws

“I just want to give major props to Ian for doing all this work. The bylaws were a major mess last year. Well, not a major mess but they were kind of difficult in some areas. It took a while and obviously there’s been a lot of effort put into this, so I’m glad it worked out and thanks to Ian for doing it. Ian and company.”

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MCSG debates allocations, bylaws: Spirited discussion over Hegemonocle funding

At their weekly Tuesday night meeting, the Macalester College Student Government (MCSG) legislative body (LB) focused this week on additional budget allocations for certain student organizations and approving general bylaws for the legislative body. Outing Club, FIA*STARSA, Active Minds, and the Asian Pacific Awareness Month were among the student organizations requesting additional allocations. The body…

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MCSG debates eligiblity rules

At the MCSG meeting on Feb. 4, the question of whether or not to suspend certain bylaws sparked debate. These bylaws prevent students planning to study abroad during spring semester from running for positions on the Program Board and the Financial Affairs Committee (FAC). Student Body President Kai Wilson ’14 argued that the bylaws should…