Post Tagged with: "referenda"

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Op-ed: Vote yes on HEAT referenda

Op-ed: Vote yes on HEAT referenda

Northeastern has been called “America’s Greenest University,” yet we’re not seeing that on campus.

by × March 17, 2017 × 0 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Op-ed: Referendum initiative aims to include NU neighbors

Northeastern, among other urban universities, is a huge catalyst of gentrification.

by × March 2, 2017 × 0 comments

Featured Content, Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: A call on SGA to heed student voices

Letter: A call on SGA to heed student voices

On Monday, the Student Government Association (SGA) held a town hall to hear opinions from the student body on five referenda under consideration. Among the submitted referenda was a proposal from Students Against Institutional Discrimination (SAID) to initiate a democratic redrafting of the SGA Constitution to make the group more responsive to the student body. The referendum proposal is supported by a broad coalition of student organizations who have been frustrated for years by the Association’s structural flaws, which prevent representatives from being accountable to their constituents.

by × February 25, 2016 × 1 comment

Blogs

Tyler, Helfman to lead SGA

Tyler, Helfman to lead SGA

Eric Tyler and Morgan Helfman are to serve as SGA president and vice president after beating out their opponents by a margin of just 50 votes. Tyler will replace current Student Body President Noah Carville.

by × April 8, 2015 × 2 comments

campus

SGA elections underway

SGA elections underway

Voting on the future Student Government Association (SGA) president and executive vice president as well as various referenda is set to open on myNEU on Thursday, March 26. The two platforms, IgniteNU and EngageNU, are driven by Eric Tyler with Morgan Helfman and John Finn with Neel Desai, respectively.

by × March 26, 2015 × 1 comment

Columns, Opinion

Column: Issues to split student vote

Column: Issues to split student vote

Student government election season is coming, and that means voting not just for student body president and executive vice president but also voting on various referenda.

by × March 19, 2015 × 13 comments

campus

SGA approves referendums for upcoming vote

SGA approves referendums for upcoming vote

The Student Government Association (SGA) voted on potential referenda for the annual student government elections on Monday, March 16. The referenda gives the student body the opportunity to vote on ideas deemed feasible, fair and in accordance with university policy by SGA.

by × March 18, 2015 × 1 comment