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Title UA12 Student Affairs 3. Student Government Association 3. Events
Creator Student Government Association (WKU)
Description Records created by Student Government Association regarding annual events.

Series 3. Events
Subseries 1. Banquet
Subseries 2. Retreat
Subseries 3. Lecture Series
Other Creators University Center Board (WKU)
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1966
Admin / Biog History 1956 - Student Advisory Council created which consisted of class presidents, departmental club presidents, editors of Talisman and College Heights Herald

1963, February - constitution for Student Council of Western Kentucky State College written

1965, February 23 - Robert Johns led students in meeting at the Courthouse

1965, March 4 - Student Council disbanded

1965, March/April - Congress Debating Club held meetings to discuss creation of SGA. Dean Charles Keown proposed 16 member organizational committee consisting of class presidents, departmental club, honor societies, professional societies, dorm, interfraternity council and panhellenic council representatives.

1965 fall - begin drafting a constitution

1966 March constitution complete

1966, April 1 - Kelly Thompson approves constitution

1966, April 26-29 voting - 1812 to 726 to adopt constitution

1966, May 18 - James Haynes elected Associated Student president

1992, April 7 - name change to Student Government Association
Subjects Western Kentucky University
Search Terms Student Government Association (WKU)
Finding Aids TopScholar -
Catalog Number UA12.3.3
Dates of Creation 1966-present
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Extent Housed with UA12/3/2
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA12.3
Level of Description Subseries
Containers Film/Video/Audio File - Lectures
Events - Banquets
Events - Retreats
Events - Retreats
Events - Back Zack Rally
Events - Lecture Series
Film/Video/Audio File - Lectures
Film/Video/Audio File - Lectures
Film/Video/Audio File - Lectures
Film/Video/Audio File - Lectures
Film/Video/Audio File
Film/Video/Audio File - Lectures
Events - Frankfort Rally
Events - Plus/Minus Grading Rally