Kilcawley Center, 1 University Plaza, Youngstown, OH 44505


Agenda for April 16, 2012

Order of Business

  1. Call to Order
  2. Molly Toth
  3. Roll Call
  4. Approval of the Minutes & Agenda
  5. Executive Business
    1. President’s Report
    2. Executive Vice President’s Report
    3. Vice President for Financial Affairs’ Report
    4. Committee Chairs Report
  1.                                                               i.      Chair of Student Life Committee
  2.                                                             ii.      Chair of Academic Affairs Committee
  3.                                                           iii.      Chair of University Affairs Committee
  4.                                                           iv.      Chair of Financial Appropriations Committee
  1. Unfinished Business
  2. New Business
  3. Gallery Remarks
  4. Advisors’ Remarks
  5. Members’ Remarks
  6. Announcements
  7. Adjournment


  1. I.                   Call to Order at 4:01 PM
  2. II.                Attendance
    1. Present:

Aseel Ramahi, Caroline Standohar, Charesse Hagan, Joe Mikolay, Alyssa DiBernardi, Katherine Ellis,  Carissa Benchwick, Kayla Boy, and Jessica Sarich.

  1. III.             Elections
  2. IV.             Mixer
    1. a.      April 25thfrom 7-9 PM at V2
      1. Planned on having appetizers and possibly sparkling grape juice.
      2. Katherine Ellis is writing invitation to invite Jack Fahey and Cynthia Anderson to event.
    2. V.                May Day
      1. Food: Plan on having same type of food as last year, wings etc. Need to work on food cost.
      2. Rookery Radio: Will play music for pre-party.
      3. Events: Rec Center will provide corn hole etc. for pre-party.
      4. Time: 10-2 in Campus Core, 4-7 at Pete’s Place.
      5. Marketing: Plan on making Facebook and Twitter page for event.  Joe will work on making posters for event.
      6. Additional Information:  Need to contact YSU PD to see if we need police for event at Pete’s Place.
    3. VI.             Adjournment at 4:18 PM


YSU Student Government Association

Academic Affairs Committee

Minutes of 4.9.2012 Meeting

I.  Call to Order:  3:59 pm


II. Roll Call

a. Present:  Justin McIntyre, Nicole Pavlichich, Mark Sember, Molly Rogers, Lillian Justice Teresa McKinney, , Kaitlyn Kridler, Alessandro Cutrona, Kevin Hulick

b. Absent:  none

c. Excused:  Sarah Scheidemantel


III. Student Satisfaction Survey

The survey will be made available on April 16, 2012 and will be sent out via email.  20 $50 Visa gift cards will be given out to random participants.  The results of the survey will go to President Anderson.


IV. Round Table Invite

On Tuesday, April 10 from 3:00 pm-4:30 pm, there will be a round table titled ‘Academic Advising at the University of Utopia: Envisioning an Ideal Academic Advising Experience.


V. New Business

With the restructuring of the general education requirements, we want the students to be more aware of the changes.


V. New Business

We want to do SGA cords for graduating seniors.  We will be getting more information on the cost of this.


VI. Adjournment:  4:15 pm


















UAC meeting 4/9


Call to order 4:01 P.M.


Role Call: 4:01



Travis Battiest

Zachary White

Steven Mesik

John McIntyre

Rebecca Banks

Brianna Wise

Sarah Perrine

Alexys Shields

Justin Hasseininejad



Kendal Malsch

Melania Vlad

Reports: 4:02


Vice President: None at this time


Chair: None at this time


Secretary of Technology: None at this time.


Unfinished Business:


YSU Email: 4:02 Now on the YSU website is a link to local events occurring downtown, as well as the colander of events we discussed in prior meetings. Also, students now have the ability to use Twitter and have their tweets appear on the YSU web page. The YSU announcement system has been altered because of the many misuses of the system. Now emails will only be sent to the entire student body if they pertain to financial aid, whether alerts, or addresses from the president or administration, among others.


Student Discount List: 4:10The list was recently published in the Jambar, and is available on the SGA website.


New Business:


Roadside Cleanup: 4:11 Travis sent out an email outlining a volunteer opportunity that occurred on Saturday morning.


Adjourn: 4:12