Student Senate Blog

Fill out the Student Senate Off-Campus Housing Survey!

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.

Spotlight On: Ryan Machtmes

Ryan MachtmesRyan Machtmes likes to say he grew up in academia. While his mother attained an A.B.D. in crop physiology and her Ph.D. in research methods in education, the family moved around a lot, but always in proximity to a college campus. Machtmes holds a masters degree in applied statistics and is now on track to become a second-generation Ph.D. His participation in University Senate shared governance includes membership on the Disabilities Issues Committee, as well as the University Senate. “I’ve always been strongly committed to service work and servant leadership,” Machtmes said. Click the link to read more.

Student Senate Update: Spring 2017

The Spring 2017 Student Senate Update is now available for download. In this issue:

  • What have we been working on?
    • Student Senate Campus-Area Safety Taskforce
    • Gopher Football Boycott Response
    • Residential Dining Hall Concerns
    • Off-Campus Housing
  • November Student Senate Meeting Notes