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Helmets at Free Skate

There need to be helmets readily available for people to use at free skates at Matthews. I had to get transported to the hospital yesterday, which would not have happened had I been wearing a helmet. They have a lot of helmets for broomball, so why not let us use them for free skate? I feel uncomfortable going back to free skate without a helmet.

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Campus Boldering Cave/Rock Climbing Area

Would there be any interest in a rock climbing wall or boldering cave on campus? Not only is it a great venue for exercise but going to a rock climbing facility in/near Boston tends to be expensive and time consuming so this addition to campus would be beneficial to many. It's just a manner of getting enough interest to go forward with this.

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Gainsborough Area Overnight Parking Improvements

I don't know if SGA has any authority to change this, but the overnight parking situation for students who live around the Gainsborough area is less than ideal. If you don't get back from your co-op job before 6 PM North Lot is usually full and you have to wait upwards of 30 minutes for a spot. According to the neu parking website, Gainsborough Garage is technically not open for overnight permit holders, even though ...more »

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Can we have an off-campus realtor guide/rating to help students?

Can we have some kind of a realtor survey/questionnare where we know which realtors to stay away from and which we can actually appraoch? It would really help current on-campus students in a great way as there are over a hundred real estate companies trying to make money off inoccent current on-campus students.. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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#ERASEBLACKBOARD

Students HATE Blackboard. Instructors HATE Blackboard. Yet we invest a ton of money every year as part of the Software Licensing Agreement to use it. It is the biggest headache ever and the fact that a portion of our tuition is supporting this software that does absolutely nothing for my education is beyond crazy. Lets get NEU to stop using/investing in Blackboard and start using Coursekit. It is the simple way to manage ...more »

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