Staff Appreciation Day held despite BRC appeal denial

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By Kate Augusto

The Latin American Student Organization (LASO), along with other student groups, funded and hosted a Service Staff Appreciation Day yesterday, despite the Budget Review Committee’s (BRC) decision to deny funding for the event.

The BRC, a committee of the Student Government Association (SGA) that allocates the student activities fee, denied LASO’s original request, first appeal and, last night, their second appeal for funding.

LASO first sought funding in December. The Service Staff Appreciation Day, which started three years ago, is meant to show thanks and support for the service staff members at Northeastern by having students serve the employees lunch.

“This is something we have been working on for many years