The Collegian has comprehensive coverage of the Student Government Association and Graduate Student Senate election with profiles on the candidates, info on how the voting process has changed, and student perspective.
An SGA senator is concerned with the senate leadership based on his experience over the last two semesters. But many others in the SGA disagree, and suggest he is attempting to affect this week’s election.
SGA Speaker Sïonan Barrett, for president, and Secretary of Public Relations and Recruitment Chantal Lima Barbosa, for vice president, answer a few questions about the SGA and being part of the campaign.
SGA candidates Charlotte Kelly, for president, and Sammi Gay, for vice president, answer a few questions about the SGA and being part of the campaign.
Get to know your presidential, vice presidential and student trustee candidates for the 2015 Student Government Association election.
With experience on the SGA Senate, health council and house council, Schmitt believes he knows UMass well enough to act as student trustee.
An outsider to the SGA, student trustee candidate Nicholas Vigneau says he brings a fresh perspective to the position
Increasing campus diversity, improving the student disciplinary process and boosting student involvement are central components of Vigneau’s campaign.
SGA Speaker Sïonan Barrett and Secretary of Public Relations and Recruitment Chantal Lima Barbosa are running for president and vice president of the student body, vowing to be ready to make change on day one.
Outsider candidates Rocco Giordano and Dhananjay (Danny) Mirlay Srinivas intent on shoring up student-administration relationship, getting more voices heard
Giordano/Mirlay Srinivas ticket believes experience working with and for students has prepared them to take over SGA leadership.
Senatorial representation strategy, a major issue last semester, has not been included under the reforms.
Current chair of the Diversity and Student Engagement Committee wants to be a true representative of both the undergraduate and graduate student body.
Student trustee candidate Kabir Thatte looks to create his own path as a UMass legacy student within SGA
Chairman sees trustee position as an opportunity to work with graduate students and address diversity issues on campus.
President and vice presidential candidates Charlotte Kelly and Sammi Gay hope to show that all students have the capability to become a student leader.
The symposium brought students and alumni together to discuss gender inequalities and the power of women.
The conference, put on by Women’s Caucus of SGA, will focus on styles of and stereotypes surrounding females in leadership positions.
Elections will be held March 10-12 for a slightly smaller cast of candidates from last spring.
Despite the revision, students knock the administration’s decision to ban Iranian national students from certain science and engineering programs at an open forum Wednesday.
Jacob Schissel wishes to create a UMass congress to address both individual school and system-wide concerns.
Last spring’s elections and the controversy surrounding them still plague the governing body, leading to multiple resignations.
Three students were appointed as elections commissioners, while one student was appointed elections chancellor.