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Title UA12 Student Affairs 3. Student Government Association 2. Publications
Creator Student Government Association (WKU)
Description Publications created by and about the Student Government Association. Series includes newsletters, annual reports, brochures and posters.
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1968
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 -

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Catalog Number UA12.3.2
Dates of Creation 1968-present
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA12.3
Level of Description Subseries
Containers Faculty/Course Evaluation Results
Newsletter - Congress Valorem
Annual Report
Newsletter - ASG Newsletter
Newsletter - ASG Newsline
Newsletter - The Gavel
Newsletter - Seconds
Documentary - A Continued Journey
Newsletter - Hill Talk
Film/Video/Audio File
Film/Video/Audio File
Film/Video/Audio File
Film/Video/Audio File
Newsletter - Hill Talk