The Huntington News

SGA hosts textbook exchange town hall

SGA hosts textbook exchange town hall

Jessica Silverman, news staff

November 14, 2019

The Student Government Association, or SGA, held a town hall Tuesday to discuss its new textbook exchange program and answer student questions about the initiative.

NU administrators pressure SGA to water down anti-racism resolution

NU administrators pressure SGA to water down anti-racism resolution

Isaac Stephens and Grace Horne

November 13, 2019

SGA Senator Roller said Aoun would not release an explicit statement about the fascist materials found in Snell Library earlier this year.

Willner-Giwerc steps down as SGA historian

Willner-Giwerc steps down as SGA historian

Isaac Stephens, deputy campus editor

November 1, 2019

Willner-Giwerc said he could no longer divide his time consistently between his employment, his courses and the SGA.

SGA discusses potential changes to Rebecca’s, SAF, GSuite at town hall

SGA discusses potential changes to Rebecca’s, SAF, GSuite at town hall

Jessica Silverman, news staff

October 23, 2019

President Brown shared his efforts to have Rebecca’s Cafe, a favorite among students, open on weekends.

SGA follows through on stipend funding shift

SGA follows through on stipend funding shift

Jessica Silverman, news staff

October 16, 2019

Stipend funding was cut from $21,250 to $5,500, which will be shared by five board members who requested need-based stipends.

SGA announces Snell bathroom renovations

SGA announces Snell bathroom renovations

Lucy Gavin, news correspondent

October 8, 2019

The Student Government Association, or SGA, announced new bathrooms will be installed on the second, third and fourth floors of Snell Library this semester. 

Aoun takes hot seat at SGA meeting

Aoun takes hot seat at SGA meeting

Nadine El-Bawab, deputy campus editor

September 25, 2019

Tensions ran high in a Student Government Association, or SGA, meeting Sept. 16 when President Joseph E. Aoun spoke to student representatives and took questions.  Questions ranged from improving on-campus housing to why it appears the university is spending more money on building facilities for some ...

Data shows NU administration rarely follows through on SGA referenda

Data shows NU administration rarely follows through on SGA referenda

Lukas Illion, news correspondent

September 18, 2019

Some referenda appear to be successful at first glance, but oftentimes these successes were motivated or assisted by forces beyond the student body or the SGA.

NU organizations form student task force against fascism

NU organizations form student task force against fascism

Yunkyo Kim, campus editor

June 30, 2019

Representatives of the NSCC, SGA and the graduate student union attributed the administration’s lack of transparency surrounding the investigation of purported fascist materials found from Snell Library as one of the reasons for the coalition.

Students cite lack of SGA transparency for no confidence votes

Students cite lack of SGA transparency for no confidence votes

Isaac Stephens, news staff

April 17, 2019

For every three students who voted for the Brown-Nobile slate in this year’s Student Government Association election, two students voted no confidence. Earlier this semester, the Student Government Association, or SGA, added an official abstain ballot option to give students a choice apart fro...

Uncontested Brown-Nobile slate elected with 61 percent of the vote

Uncontested Brown-Nobile slate elected with 61 percent of the vote

Isaac Stephens, news staff

April 12, 2019

The Brown-Nobile slate received 61 percent of the student vote in this year’s uncontested election, establishing Chris Brown as president and Gabby Nobile as executive vice president of next year’s Student Government Association, or SGA.

Chris Brown will not pursue special election if ‘no confidence’ wins student vote

Chris Brown will not pursue special election if ‘no confidence’ wins student vote

Isaac Stephens, news staff

April 10, 2019

Currently, SGA bylaws call for a special election following a no confidence result, during which senators can nominate any qualified person not already elected to a different office.