This week in SGA: March 12

Rather than facing a vote for removal on the senate floor, Deangela Horton resigned from her position, leaving a vacancy in the College of Education and Health Professions. Due to circumstances which the student government would not comment on, there is also a new vacancy in the College of Engineering and Information Technology. Other news: […]

This week in SGA: March 3

Several members of the student government have either resigned or shifted positions, leaving two senate vacancies from the College of Business and a possible third from the College of Education and Health Professions. Former Secretary Chris Foy and Chief of Staff Mike Vick are no longer with the SGA; President Brian Gregory would not say […]

This Week in SGA: Feb. 19

SGA leadership encouraged members to take a bigger role in the campus community, prompted by Sen. Prince Beasley’s call to action. The weekly meeting had a slow start, with no official items on the agenda. When Vice President Faith Thomas asked the senate if there were any announcements for this week, Beasley, the senator from the […]

This Week in SGA: Feb. 12

The SGA discussed delays in their eStem survey release and the Trojans football feasibility study at their weekly meeting. President Brian Gregory said the survey of student opinions on eStem discussed at the previous SGA meeting needs to be revised. He said the biases of the creators–himself and SGA Adviser Jenny Dodson–were too evident in the survey […]

This Week in SGA: Feb. 5

The Student Government Association swore in two new senators-at-large this week: freshman Joshua Johnson, and junior Makayla Ealy. In addition, President Brian Gregory announced that a survey of student opinion on eStem will arrive soon. Joshua Johnson, a business major, ran for a senator-at-large position the previous semester, but did not win. However, he has […]

This Week in SGA: Jan. 29

President Brian Gregory said that he, along with other members of the SGA, will begin conducting regular meetings with Chancellor Andrew Rogerson to discuss student opinions on eStem. Gregory said also that the Chancellor will appear at an SGA meeting at some point within the next month. Also, Pres. Gregory brought up an email he […]

This Week in SGA: Dec. 4

In its last meeting of the Fall 2017 semester, the Student Government Association passed a resolution officiating the Student Issues Survey proposed by President Brian Gregory at last week’s meeting. The survey, a response to Nov. 14’s “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting, will focus on “dining, parking, residence hall experiences, classroom experiences, student services, […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 27

This week, the SGA discussed plans for a Student Issues Survey, as a follow up to Nov. 14’s “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting. Sen. Claire Herman remarked that while the town hall meeting had a “less-than-stellar” turnout, those who did come actively participated and provided useful feedback. “Overall it was a great event in […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 13

This week, the senate denied an appeal from Elvis Mull, a former senator from the College of Social Sciences and Communication, who was recently dismissed for excessive absences. Mull was dismissed after missing four SGA meetings this semester. Mull stated the reason for the absences was conflicting meetings as ambassador for the College of Social Sciences […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 6

This week, the SGA made clear its plans for the upcoming event “A Voteless People is a Hopeless People”, and yet again discussed a potential date and time for the “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting. “A Voteless People is a Hopeless People,” an event meant to educate students on the importance of local elections, […]