RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE

OF

THE ASSOCIATED STUDENTS OF MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY

Adopted 31 January 2019

Whereas, Mr. Cavaness was a highly trusted employee of ASMSU for over three decades and was known as being extremely devoted to the student cause; and

Whereas, Mr. Cavaness was known to expand the offerings of the outdoor recreation program to introduce the outdoor experience to incoming students, starting them on a trek of self-reliance, as well as the importance of group dynamics through outdoor activities; and

Whereas, Mr. Cavaness was recognized nationwide and locally as a leader in campus outdoor recreation; and

Whereas, Mr. Cavaness was instrumental to bringing women, minorities and international students to the outdoors; and

Whereas, Mr. Cavaness worked with other campus partners to build the current Outdoor Recreation Facility; and

Whereas, Mr. Cavaness continues to be involved with MSU by volunteering for Athletics in Sports Information, working hundreds of MSU basketball and football games for the past 37 years; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, That ASMSU supports the naming of the ASMSU Outdoor Recreation Building in Mike Cavaness’ honor.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Karl Swenson – Senate Speaker