Statement on Recent Events from Grand Marshal and President of the Union

From the Office of the Grand Marshal and the President of the Union: Hello members of the Rensselaer Union, You are likely aware of the current unrest and displeasure among members of the Union over elements of RPI’s Student Life Portfolio restructuring.  More specifically the element related to the Director of the Union being supervised by the Assistant Vice President for Student Life/Dean of Students, to whom they previously were a peer. Late in the spring semester Chip, other student leaders, and I were taking part in an interview training session when we were informed of this change.   When reviewing the position description with HR staff we noticed that the Rensselaer Union was placed under the AVP/DoS.  After asking questions of the members of Institute HR who were run…

Senate Prepares for Annual Broomball Match

The Senate is currently using their spring break to thoroughly prepare and train for this Sunday's annual Broomball match against the Executive Board. The game will take place at the Houston Field House at 5pm this Sunday March 29th. All are welcome (and appreciated) to come an watch the Senate fight for victory. The game will be recorded by RPI TV. Want to get motivated with us? Here is a glimpse at our historic training routine. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LtKX1PUGSdw[/embed]…