Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Broughton/Hajjar ticket win SGA election, Kingston as student trustee

By Chelsie Field

March 15, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Legal studies and political science major Zachary Broughton, who has served in the Student Government Association since his freshman year, was elected as president of the SGA last night. Junior political science major Emily Hajjar, who ...

With elections on the horizon, the SGA convenes to tend to key issues

By Eric Bosco

March 13, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

On the night before SGA elections opened, the University of Massachusetts Student Government Association convened for their weekly meeting. The SGA revisited business regarding concerns about the current University Health Services (U...

Upcoming Elections, Cape Verde trip topics at SGA meeting

By Ashley Berger

March 6, 2013

Filed under Archives, Campus News, News

In its first meeting of the month, the University of Massachusetts Student Government Association (SGA) announced the upcoming start of elections as well as passed a handful of motions. Elections for president, vice president and s...

No Labels: The future of nonpartisan politics

By Stefan Herlitz

February 11, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Despite a constant increase in partisanship in politics, both parties’ national membership is shrinking. Data shows that year by year, more and more voters either renounce their political affiliation or, for new voters, simply ...

We must trust the next president

By Zac Bears

October 31, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The election of the president of the United States influences every government on Earth, and this year we face a choice between President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. Anecdotally, I have heard students...

The despicable state of the Warren-Brown race

By Zac Bears

October 3, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The Massachusetts Senate election for the seat held by Senator Scott Brown is becoming more vitriolic and contested every week. The debate held on September 20 between Senator Brown and challenger Elizabeth Warren involved core issues of the campaign, in...