Four resolutions passed, 2020 budget introduced

Four resolutions passed unanimously and the 2020 Student Government Association (SGA) budget was introduced at Tuesday’s meeting.  Two of the passed resolutions dealt with law students and were sponsored by Senator and law school representative Garrett Keegan. Resolution 28 “urges the new Dean of the Law School to budget for the hooding ceremony of the graduating […]

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VHS Thespians prepare to perform abroad

Chosen to perform at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Vermillion High School Drama Club is preparing for their 13-day trip to Scotland in August 2019. Mary Begley, advisor of the drama club, said the American High School Theater Festival (AHSTF) puts together the festival to showcase American schools. “They get recommendations from college and university […]

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Gestring’s Historic Inauguration: A flashback to past presidential commencements

Last Wednesday, USD celebrated the inauguration of its 18th president, Sheila K. Gestring. This was USD’s first inauguration since Oct. 4, 1997, meaning 56 percent (4,262 of 7,590) of USD undergraduate students were not yet born when James Abbott was inaugurated as USD’s 17th president, according to the Office of Institutional Research. The Volante flipped […]

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