The university decided that it will not fund the group's proposal.
Some state delegates are supporting the students.
Being online instead of with peers in a classroom, many students are using the messaging app more this semester to help them communicate with classmates.
Pines also defended the university’s decision to move forward with blended learning.
The 23 positive cases at Denton Hall alarmed some members.
Despite differing medical opinions on whether blue light causes eye strain, some students say the glasses are helping them get through the virtual semester.
The ruling pertains to parking on the 8400 and 8500 block.
"Any opportunity that we have to show that we’re here and to show that we are a community together — even if we’re a community apart — is valuable.”
The online auction features more than 150 items and has been up since Sept. 7.