PURPOSE: To give DSA a pat on the back for their hard work in August and September.
WHEREAS, In August and September the Department of Student Activities held more than 25 events, and
WHEREAS, In September alone they held more events than in the Fall 2005 and Winter 2006 semesters combined, and
WHEREAS, DSA Director Nick Trusty and the Fall Welcome staff organized a Midnight BBQ that attracted more than 2000 students, and
WHEREAS, College Music Committee Chairwomen Rachel Parrish and Junior Chairwomen Rachel Growboski and Stephanie Bishop have arranged concerts for Flogging Molly, OAR, and Ben Folds, with more than 3000 tickets already sold, and
WHEREAS, With all 1768 tickets already sold, Ben Folds has become DSA’s fastest selling show since Counting Crows in September 2002, and
WHEREAS, MSA/GPC Films Committee Chairman Will Haddix arranged the screenings of V for Vendetta, X-Men 3, Training Day, Silent Hill, Pride & Prejudice, Dogma, and The Omen, with a total audience of 1420, and
WHEREAS, The MSA/GPC Films Committee attracted more students to its first four films of the year than to its last two years of films combined, and
WHEREAS, Black Programming Committee Chairwomen Ashley Bolden and Martha Thompson’s Pizza Party, Black & White Party, and Third Thursday Presents Indian Summer recorded more than 1450 students in attendance, and
WHEREAS, International Programming Committee Chairwoman Persephone Dakapolos coordinated an International Welcome Party that over 800 students attended, as well as the Tibetan monks and International Bazaar events this week, and
WHEREAS, Speakers Committee Chairwoman Michelle Compton has organized lectures by T.C. Boyle and Jennifer Worick for a combined 720 students, and
WHEREAS, New Graduate Assistant Brian Dye has assisted the department with contracts and created new promotional banners.
THEREFORE: Be it resolved that the Missouri Students Association Senate commends Department of Student Activities Director Nick Trusty and the DSA committee chairs for an awesome start to the fall semester.
Multicultural Issues Chair