Massachusetts Daily Collegian

SGA election candidates take part in debate

By Lauren Vincent

March 8, 2012

Filed under SGA

The majority of chairs were left vacant as the candidates for the Student Government Association elections took the stage for a debate in the Student Union Ballroom last night. Moderated by Political Science professor MJ ...

SGA challenges solicitation policy

By Zachary Weishar

February 15, 2012

Filed under News, SGA

The University of Massachusetts’ Residential Life solicitation policy – a policy barring all individuals, including students living in the dormitories (except for those students given exemption by Res-Life) from distributi...

SGA conducts straw poll on admin

By Zachary Weishar

February 14, 2012

Filed under News, SGA

Student Government Association Senator Nathan Lamb has serious doubts about two University of Massachusetts administrators, and he doesn’t think he’s alone. This Monday’s SGA meeting kicked off with a “straw poll”...

UMass administration and student government discuss Super Bowl disturbance

By Zachary Weishar

February 8, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Local News, News, SGA

In wake of the disturbance that occurred in Southwest Residential Area after a Patriots Super Bowl loss last Sunday, 13 University students who were arrested at the scene were arraigned Tuesday in Eastern Hampshire District Court, a...

SGA holds forum with UMass admins

By Dan Glaun

February 1, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News, SGA

University of Massachusetts administrators met with students prior to Monday’s Student Government Association meeting, holding an open forum to discuss controversial proposed changes to Residence Life. Three administrators w...

Jean Kim meets with SGA about housing proposal

By Zachary Weishar

January 25, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Local News, SGA

The University of Massachusetts Student Government Association is picking up where they left off last semester by resuming their dispute with Residence Life over the perceived lack of student input in the changes proposed in early...

SGA discusses housing changes with Hull at Monday meeting

By Sam Hayes

December 6, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News, SGA

Executive Director of Housing and Residence Life Eddie Hull addressed the Student Government Association Senate and fielded questions about the recently announced changes to Residence Life in front of a room crowded with SGA officials, peer mentors and disgruntled sign-wielding students last nigh...

SGA appoint new Elections Chancellor

By Sam Hayes

November 22, 2011

Filed under Campus News, Local News, News, SGA

While some students have begun their journey back home to indulge in some holiday favorites, the Student Government Association (SGA) senate met to fund several Registered Student Organization events and to finish unresolved business...

Chancellor Robert Holub addresses SGA at Cape Cod Lounge

By Sam Hayes

October 3, 2011

Filed under Campus News, SGA

After the freshly elected senators took their oath to adhere to SGA bylaws and faithfully represent the student body, Holub took the podium and addressed the crowd of veteran and rookie senators. He congratulated the recently elected body and spoke about UMass’ prestige and its U.S. News and World ...

SGA Voting Guide – Senators

By Collegian News Staff

September 26, 2011

Filed under SGA

Elections will be held Tuesday,  Sept. 27 until Thursday Sept. 29. Students can vote in the Campus Center and online. DailyCollegian.com sent a voluntary questionnaire to candidates. Those who responded are listed below. To...

SGA looks to elect new Senate body

By Ashley Berger

September 26, 2011

Filed under SGA

Click here for SGA Senator Voting Guide With the semester in full swing, the Student Government Association (SGA) looks to elect its body for the 2011-2012 school year. The elections commence today and end Sept. 29 at 11:59 ...

SGA debates Senate committee change

By Sam Hayes

April 24, 2011

Filed under SGA

With contentious debates and firm disagreements, members of the University of Massachusetts Student Government Association Senate voted on a variety of bylaw-changing legislations last Wednesday in their second-to-last meeting...