The Huntington News

Willner-Giwerc steps down as SGA historian

Max Willner-Giwerc oversaw the Finance Board as SGA comptroller before assuming the office of 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 officials pictured, from left, Billy Opet, Chris Brown, Keiler Dunbar, Gabby Nobile and Hanna Nuttall.

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

Chris Brown and Gabby Nobile respectively serve as president and executive vice president of SGA.

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

Snell will be closing for part of the weekend.

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

President Joseph E. Aoun spoke to student representatives at an SGA meeting Sept. 16.

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

President Joseph E. Aoun speaks at an SGA meeting in 2012.

Lukas Illion, news correspondent

September 19, 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

Chris Brown and Gabby Nobile respectively serve as president and executive vice president of SGA.

Isaac Stephens, news staff

April 18, 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

Chris Brown (right) and Gabby Nobile (left) are running uncontested for president and executive vice president of the SGA.

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 and Gabby Nobile respectively serve as president and executive vice president of SGA.

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.

SGA announces new meal plan options

The International Village dining hall offers a wide selection of food, including pizza.

Isaac Stephens and Maria Lovato

April 10, 2019

Northeastern will implement new meal plan options of seven, 12, 17 and unlimited swipes per week at the beginning of the fall semester.

SGA alters stipend funding in response to student complaints

The empty SGA Senate room sits above the bustling Curry Student Center.

Isaac Stephens, news staff

April 3, 2019

The SGA passed an internal budget proposal to stop funding stipends for its executive staff through the SAF and decrease its overall budget by 48 percent.