Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The importance of veterans to university diversity

By Garrett Gowen

October 11, 2012

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...

New senators sworn into SGA

By Sam Hayes

September 25, 2012

The new Student Government Association senators were sworn in during the first senate meeting of the year last night. The senators, elected last week and trained over the course of  this past weekend, took their oaths and were appointed to thei...

The fresh face of the Student Government Association

By Garrett Gowen

September 6, 2012

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 needs to be a more representative ‘mouthpiece’

By Jarred Rose

February 23, 2010

For many years now, the Student Government Association (SGA) on campus has not been an effective body for the students. Meant to represent 20,000 students to the administration and state, the SGA has been the mouthpiece for only...

Members of Student Government Association plan new course

By Alyssa Creamer

January 28, 2010

Last night, Jan. 27, members of the University of Massachusetts Student Government Association (SGA) passed a resolution to support a proposed course designed specifically for SGA members. While UMass’ Faculty Senate still needs to approve the course – titled “Legal Iss...