UNMC Student Senate

Student Senate Meeting Minutes 10-14-2020

Wednesday, October 14th 2020 – ZOOM Meeting Room, 5:30pm 

1. Call to Order 

2. Roll Call: Please take in individual committee meetings 

3. New Business/Old Business 

  1. Welcoming new (and newly discovered) senators 
  1. Please update the student senate roster so we have the most up-to-date information 
  1. Voter Registration e-mail going out 

4. Approval of Minutes- approved 5:37 

5. Advisor’s Report 

6. Committee Agendas: 

  1. Academic Affairs: 
  1. New members 
  1. Add to academic affairs outlook group 
  1. Update on Interviewers 
  1. Excel sheet  
  1. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Co2abuRYlhtYIUD82-iyucDQwqZ0CVE0r2ZvptBXXaU/edit?usp=sharing 
  1. Alumni 
  1. Reach out if no faculty interested 
  1. Deadline for students to sign up 
  1. How should we do a sign up?  
  1. Google form 
  1. Excel sheet not google form 
  1. Individual for each College 
  1. Single link for all colleges 
  1. Let them sign up til the end so long as there are spots 
  1. Flyer 
  1. Dan will be helping with Flyer 
  1. Interview tips 
  1. Video with Andrew Faltine and Tymaree Sing 
  1. In-person, virtual interviews 
  1. Send out to committee  
  1. Meeting with them next week 
  1. Liaison updates 
  1. Activities: 
  1. Agenda for Activities Committee Meeting 9/16/2020 
  1. Introductions 
  1. Discuss Past Events 
  1. None 
  1. Upcoming Events 
  1. Lauritzen Garden Day (approved proposal attached) 
  1. Maxed RSVPs! 
  1. October 24th 
  1. Students can pick tickets up from 10-2.  Who has a free hour to hand out tickets to students? 
  1. Trivia Night 
  1. Approved 
  1. Date? 
  1. What is the best technology? 
  1. Ice cream Social Distance 
  1. Writing safety plan now 
  1. November 5th
  1. Proposed Events 
  1. Suggested new events 
  1. State Park Passes 
  1. NE parks department is ghosting me 
  1. Pottawattamie county said no.  Could check other Iowa state park but they’re further away. 
  1. Could we do a “more traditional” trivia night or would googling make prizes impossible? 
  1. Painting night? 
  1. OTHER IDEAS????? 
  1. Issues: 
  1. BOSS props were sent out on vitals this week 
  1. Receive by Nov 7th 
  1. How money will be allocated by two semesters 
  1. Grant applications 
  1. Satellites 
  1. Lincoln: 
  1. 50/50 online and on campus 
  1. Good balance 
  1. Worries about job interviews and guidance 
  1. Networking programs 
  1. Kearney 
  1. Getting accustomed to system and process 
  1. Students are struggling 
  1. Scotts Bluff 
  1. Cyber attack interrupted clinicals 
  1. Internet is still down 
  1. Cohort has been split 4 ways 
  1. Clinicals are currently fairly demanding 
  1. Classes ending through Thanksgiving 
  1. Varies depending on colleges 
  1. 5/9 CON programs are ending earlier 
  1.