Massachusetts Daily Collegian

SGA discusses World Series events, new scheduling and peer mentor program

By Katrina Borofski

November 5, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News, SGA

At Monday’s Student Government Association meeting, senators discussed a number of important topics, including last week’s SGA-sponsored events, new implementations for the peer mentor program and a change in scheduling that will take place next fall. Uni...

SGA discusses fossil fuel divestment

By Katrina Borofski

October 29, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

This week’s Student Government Association meeting proceeded as usual, with some of the most pressing issues discussed including fossil fuel divestment as well as a number of other significant topics. The Bottle Bill Campaign at the University of Massachusetts has made significant progre...

World Series celebrations, RSOs, expired elevators, discussed at SGA meeting

By Katrina Borofski

October 22, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

World Series celebrations on campus as well as updates on student government’s involvement with registered student organizations on campus were among topics discussed at Monday’s Student Government Association meeting, following through on topics discussed a...

SGA discusses campus safety, riots and Molly

By Katrina Borofski

October 8, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

At the Student Government Association meeting on Monday night a number of significant topics were brought up by the University’s Student Senate. This week the SGA brought in two guest speakers to discuss campus safety at the University, specifically regarding celebratory events that ma...

Meet the Student Government Association Vice President

By Eleanor Harte

September 17, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Emily Hajjar has big plans for this year. A senior political science major, she is also a student athlete and vice president of the Student Government Association. She has a lot on her plate. But that isn’t stopping her from...

SGA presses on as semester draws to a close

By Ashley Berger

November 27, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

As the end of the semester draws near, the Student Government Association (SGA)  worked to finalize motions during Monday night’s weekly meeting. The meeting focused on a motion to formally endorse a smartphone application that help...

The importance of veterans to university diversity

By Garrett Gowen

October 11, 2012

Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion

Throughout almost four years of involvement in the Student Government Association, I have met many interesting people, students, administrators, faculty, you name it. Among those, I have had the pleasure of coming to k...

SGA talks construction plans at Monday meeting

By Matthew Plumb

October 11, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

At Tuesday night’s Student Government Association meeting, plans for new buildings on campus were announced by Nick Barton, the SGA’s secretary of registry and student representative on the Campus Physical Planning Council. Barton said the n...