Resolution 05-03: SORRY, I HAVE TO WORK

Number 05-03
Description Commencement scheduling
Authored by Jasmine Stewart
Zach Walker
Zac Sanders
Sponsored by Krissy Clowe
Kelsi McCaskey
Gene Hintz
James Urban
Delila Pleasant
Date Submitted Wednesday, February 2, 2005
Date Considered Tuesday, September 27, 2005
General Body Vote Thursday, January 1, 1970
Committee Committee Affairs
Result n/a
Remarks FAILED - Special Events Center will fix this problem. If it does not, this resolution should be reintroduced.
Whereas Due to recent overcrowding, university commencement ceremonies have been extended to a period of four days; and
Whereas The current College of Science graduation is held between working hours at 3 p.m. on a weekday; and
Whereas Family and friends may have to miss work to attend such events; and
Whereas Previous commencement ceremonies were held after 5 p.m.
Be It Further Resolved That University commencements shall be held after 5 p.m. if on a weekday in order to not conflict with working individuals.
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