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Financial Equity Board in limbo after weeks of delay

Financial Equity Board in limbo after weeks of delay

By Andrew Brinker, Deputy News Express Editor

February 13, 2020

The future of Student Government Association Executive Treasurer Abigail Semple’s proposed Financial Equity Board appears uncertain after several votes on the proposal encountered roadblocks in past weeks. Before last Wednesday, the proposal, which initially surfaced at the beginning of the se...

Chief Justice says constitution is “pretty straight forward” regarding ineligibility

Chief Justice says constitution is “pretty straight forward” regarding ineligibility

By Andrew Brinker, Deputy News Express Editor

February 8, 2020

Student Government Association Chief Justice Joseph Johnson would not take a stance on the two potential grounds for ineligibility in SGA against Executive Treasurer Abigail Semple laid out last week by The Beacon. Instead, Johnson said the language in SGA’s constitution referenced by The Beacon—spe...

Structural changes reshaping student government following rocky semester

Structural changes reshaping student government following rocky semester

By Andrew Brinker, Deputy News Express Editor

January 29, 2020

Following a somewhat tumultuous semester at the college, the Student Government Association is proceeding with unprecedented adaptations to the organization’s fundamental executive structure, which are likely to have immediate impacts on the group’s day-to-day function. On Jan. 16, SGA&#...

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