The Huntington News

Kuznetsova, Opet elected to head 2020-2021 SGA

Kuznetsova, Opet elected to head 2020-2021 SGA

Jessica Silverman and Isaac Stephens

March 23, 2020

Kate Kuznetsova and Billy Opet have been elected president and executive vice president of the Student Government Association, or SGA, as announced at Monday night’s SGA Senate teleconference. The pair won more than 71 percent of votes cast. The PILOT referendum, which advocated for the university to fulf...

Kangbeya withdraws from uncontested SGA presidential slate

Kangbeya withdraws from uncontested SGA presidential slate

Isaac Stephens, news staff

March 11, 2020

SGA President Chris Brown called the move "incredibly selfish."

SGA confirms first executive director for diversity, equity, inclusion

SGA confirms first executive director for diversity, equity, inclusion

Jessica Silverman, deputy campus editor

March 11, 2020

The Student Government Association, or SGA, officially confirmed fourth-year criminal justice major Sade Adewunmi as the association’s first-ever Executive Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in their full-body session Feb. 24.

Referenda approved include evening academic advising, increased ISEC access

Referenda approved include evening academic advising, increased ISEC access

Jessica Silverman, deputy campus editor

February 5, 2020

The Student Government Association, or SGA, agreed upon the referenda questions for students to vote on in the March elections. Of the 16 referenda questions proposed by student organizations, SGA passed five.

Students emails begin transition to Microsoft Office 365

Students emails begin transition to Microsoft Office 365

Jessica Silverman, deputy campus editor

January 25, 2020

In SGA’s weekly senate meeting Jan. 13, Associate Vice President of Engagement and Experience Marcus Robinson met with senators and discussed the transition of students’ email addresses from G Suite to Microsoft Office 365.

SGA adds new positions to cabinet, executive board

SGA adds new positions to cabinet, executive board

Jessica Silverman, deputy campus editor

December 1, 2019

The Student Government Association, or SGA, passed five resolutions, two of them creating new positions on both the executive board and the cabinet, at a full body session Nov. 25.

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.