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The fresh face of the Student Government Association

By Garrett Gowen

September 6, 2012

Filed under Opinion

A few weeks ago, when I walked into the Student Government Association office for the first time this year, I noticed just how many doors there are into our office. There’s one in the Student Union stairwell adjacent to us, and thr...

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 ...

Are peer mentors really a big loss?

By Kellie Quinn

December 8, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Many individuals in the student body are in uproar regarding the decision to cut the position of peer mentors in the freshmen residential halls. To be clear, there are numerous rumors floating around about the changes bei...

First ever Homecoming Court to premiere this weekend

By Collegian News Staff

November 4, 2011

Filed under Campus News

As students and alumni come together to cheer on the Minutemen against Villanova and reunite with former classmates, they will also be presented with the University’s first ever Homecoming King and Queen. The first ever Ho...

A party united

By Daniel Stratford

April 18, 2011

Filed under Columns

If there is anything that warms the heart of a devoted political science major, especially one active in the political realm, it is the great spectacle of party conventions and conferences. Without a doubt, political parties are ...

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...

Live blog: SGA debate

By Sam Butterfield

March 1, 2011

Filed under SGA


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...

Video: Metawampe Stompe UMass Rail Jam

By Rachel Tumin

December 11, 2010

Filed under Web-Exclusive

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RHA celebrates the year

By Sam Hayes

December 9, 2010

Filed under Archives, SGA

To end their first semester as the Residence Hall Association (RHA), the former Residence Leader Association (RLA) held a celebration with desserts, refreshments, cluster presidents, Student Government Association (SGA) senators and a slideshow Tu...

RHA celebrates the year

By Sam Hayes

December 7, 2010

Filed under Campus News, SGA

To end their first semester as the Residence Hall Association (RHA) the former Residence Leader Association (RLA) held a celebration in the Campus Center on Tuesday night complete with desserts, refreshments and other awards for cluster pr...