Massachusetts Daily Collegian

SGA discusses upcoming Lobby Day, Blue Wall renovations

By Katrina Borofski

November 18, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News, SGA

Student Government Association senators on Monday discussed the upcoming Lobby Day as well as renovations taking place at Blue Wall next semester. President Zachary Broughton introduced the meeting with a debriefing that took place between the University of Massachusetts Pol...

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...

Vote yes on fee adjustment

By Garrett Gowen

December 6, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

It’s election time again! No, the presidency is not in question, nor are students looking to become senators in the Student Government Association. On Dec. 6, 7 and 8, undergraduate students will be asked to approve an adjustment in th...

SGA Vice President Garrett Gowen making history

By Chelsie Field

October 24, 2012

Filed under Archives, Campus News, News

Since Elementary School, University of Massachusetts senior Garrett Gowen has been interested in history, instilling in him a passion for the past and politics. “You can’t just shake off something that you’ve wanted to do since s...

Students participate in ‘Nearly Naked Mile’

By Anna Jolliffe

October 21, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

Not even a steady rain could stop the crowds of people who showed up at the Northeast Residential Area quad Friday to participate in the first ever “Nearly Naked Mile” at the University of Massachusetts. The event –...

The fresh face of the Student Government Association

By Garrett Gowen

September 5, 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...

New school year brings new visions to SGA

By Sam Hayes

September 5, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

As the academic year begins this fall, so does the new Student Government Association (SGA) term. In addition to the implementation of the new Vice President position, SGA members are looking to involve more students, restructure relations with the Area Governments and...

No flags flown for 9/11 in Amherst

By R.P. Hitt

September 12, 2010

Filed under Campus News, Local News

The Board of Selectmen of Amherst decided against flying special commemorative flags in remembrance of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in Amherst town. The decision was made in a three to two vote Thursday September 2 to extend the previous once every three years rule, to fly t...

SGA accomplishment met with apathy

By Ben Moriarty

March 9, 2010

Filed under Columns, Opinion

            It has been said that the Student Government Association doesn’t care the slightest about the students, but instead, only about its resumes. This has been said, likely and by most accounts, since the inception...

Online elections bill passes SGA Senate

By Alyssa Creamer

February 18, 2010

Filed under Archives, Campus News

First attempt: Fail. Second attempt: Fail. Third attempt: Fail. What is now the fourth bill in favor of piloting online elections to reach the University of Massachusetts Student Government Association’s Administrative A...