Feature: 2019 State Legislature Watch
2019 promises to be another interesting year in the Minnesota legislature. The University of Minnesota community will be especially interested in the University’s biennial budget request, a capital request, and selection of new regents.
Senate committee chairs and vice chairs, members of the Intercollegiate Atheletics Committee, University Senate Office staff, and their guests enjoyed the September 8th Gopher football game against Fresno State at TCF Bank Stadium. Not only was it a beautiful evening, the Gophers won! Awesome!
Over the course of the past year, the Student Senate Consultative Committee (SSCC) has been meeting with University administrators to discuss the creation of a system-wide survey designed for students who rent off campus.
As we begin the 2017-18 academic year, those familiar with University Senate governance might notice that a familiar face is missing: After 23 years of service to University Senate governance, Becky Hippert is exploring new territory as a department administrator in the College of Biological Sciences.