Council Notes

Digital sign in Syre
A motion was made to spend roughly $12,000 on a new digital sign to be placed in Syre Student Center. To be voted on May 23.

New Computers in Student Life Office
A motion was made to spend $1,024 on two new computers for the Student Life Office as they will have two new executive council members next year. To be voted on May 23.

Constituent Concern
One student asked that the jokes written on the white board in front of Student Life be “more funny.” Student Life employees have now switched to writing classy pickup lines, although not because of this request.

Higher One
Nate Langstraat came to discuss the switch to using Higher One, a company which will be handling all of Whatcom’s financial aid. Students will now have the choice of receiving a Whatcom Choice card, putting financial aid checks in a different account, or receiving paper checks by mail. Higher One will be in effect come this summer quarter.

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