Massachusetts Daily Collegian

SGA Senators discuss tobacco-free rule

By Sam Hayes

April 14, 2011

Filed under SGA

Recently elected Student Government Association President Yevin Roh vetoed last week’s SGA Senate’s motion to ask Chancellor Robert Holub to delay approval of the Faculty Senate resolution which will ban tobacco from campus. In...

SGA request delay of potential smoke-free campus policy

By Ashley Berger

April 7, 2011

Filed under SGA

Student Government Association members have approved a motion to send a recommendation to the Chancellor asking him not to approve any smoke-free or tobacco-free policy until it is approved by both the SGA and the Graduate Student Senate (GSS). “The faculty s...

Sentimental sendoff to the Tower administration in SGA Meeting

By Ashley Berger

March 31, 2011

Filed under SGA

As the dust from the elections settles, the reign of Brandon Tower as president of the Student Government Association (SGA) comes to an end as well. In Wednesday’s SGA meeting, the SGA Senate bid farewell to the president and...

Roh elected SGA president, Kennedy elected student trustee

By Sam Hayes

March 20, 2011

Filed under SGA

The day before University of Massachusetts undergraduates bolted for spring break, elections for Student Government Association president, student trustee and area governors came to a close with a turnout of nearly 3,000 voters....

SGA senator impeached during Wednesday meeting

By Ashley Berger

March 10, 2011

Filed under SGA

In the midst of elections and midterms exams, the Student Government Association came out in its weekly meeting to decide what has been a lingering motion for the past few weeks. Prior to the SGA Senate body meeting of Feb. 23, the ...

Video: Meet the SGA Presidential and Trustee Candidates

By Emily Felder

March 8, 2011

Filed under News Multimedia, SGA

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SGA elections begin Tuesday

By Ashley Berger

March 8, 2011

Filed under SGA

On the eve of the Student Government Association’s annual elections, the candidates for SGA president and student trustee are jockeying to garner as many votes as possible and are expecting the best. The SGA election...

Tensions fly at SGA meeting

By Ashley Berger

March 3, 2011

Filed under SGA

Tensions flared at the last Student Government Association meeting on Wednesday, with what started as a meeting with the focus on amending by-laws, turned into a debate about the question of impeachment of Senator Bill Co...

SGA candidates square off in Tuesday evening debate

By Sam Butterfield

March 2, 2011

Filed under SGA

The three candidates for next year’s Student Government Association (SGA) president and the three candidates for next year’s student trustee position squared off in a Daily Collegian-moderated debate in front of a relatively pa...

Live blog: SGA debate

By Sam Butterfield

March 1, 2011

Filed under SGA

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Election time in the Student Government Association

By Ashley Berger

February 28, 2011

Filed under SGA

As the Student Government Association (SGA) presidential election quickly approaches, the SGA has welcomed three new candidates to the campaign. The candidates include a current senator, the current secretary of University policy,...

Emotions stir at this week’s SGA meeting

By Ashley Berger

February 24, 2011

Filed under SGA

Wednesday’s Student Government Association (SGA) meeting opened with an unexpected bang. The gathering commenced with Speaker Modesto Montero asking Senator Bill Cody to leave the meeting due to another senator, Lind...