The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) had their weekly legislative meeting April 7.
Student Body President and Vice President Election results
The SGA welcomed juniors Fahn Darkor as Student Body President and Carrie Nowell as Vice President.
Belk Plaza Forum
The final Belk Plaza Forum will present the final image of what Belk Plaza will look like and will subsequently present it to students as well.
Messages from the senate
Senator Russell announced that the title “chairman” will be replaced with just “chair” to be inclusive of both male and female chairs.
Academic Affairs is still continuing work on college forums.
Publicity and Outreach are in the process of finalizing the list of Niner Perks. It is expected to be printed out by next week and will list all places in the University area where UNC Charlotte students receive perks and discounts.
New Junior Class President
Mackenzie Belton was confirmed as the new junior class president.
New guidelines for grants
New guidelines will permit student organizations two travel grants in a fiscal year. Each travel grant can be up to $2000, for a total of $4000.
A financial bill of $2,693.10 was approved.
Elections of Officers of the Senate
The SGA nominated and elected officers of the senate to fill nine positions for the 2016-17 academic year.