ASG Report: April 14, 2009

April 14, 2009. The Associated Student Government (ASG) Board of Directors meeting.

Lori Saffin, instructor and Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) advisor, sponsored by Amanda Alva, ASG president, requested that the ASG approve $4,030 to cover a guest speaker for BC Identities Week. A motion to approve the request was amended to include cost of renting the Carlson Theater for the event. A motion to approve the amended request passed 5-0-0.

Vicki Waiking Ma, VP of finance and communication, motioned to allocate $460 from the club’s 1984 Reserve account to pay students a stipend for volunteering to serve food during the upcoming ASG Election Barbeque. The motion passed 5-0-0.

Burke Colquhoun, emerging technology and entrepreneurial representative motioned to adopt a proposal that would the make the Robert’s Rules of Order, the ASG’s traditional method for conducting official board meetings, a rule in the ASG bi-laws. The motion passed 5-0-0.