Post Tagged with: "2017 gusa election"

LAUREN SEIBEL/THE HOYA
Williams and Ali, who met at a pre-orientation program, are both involved in advocacy efforts on campus.

ENDORSEMENT: Vote Williams & Ali for GUSA Executive

To student observers, the 2017 Georgetown University Student Association presidential election may summon a strong sensation of deja vu. Once again, this election season has seen the introduction of a familiar dichotomy in GUSA presidential politics: the insider versus the outsider. The prominent tickets include two teams of current GUSA[Read More…]

by February 22, 2017 4 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
GUSA Candidates Agree: Affordability Above All

GUSA Candidates Agree: Affordability Above All

Despite their different platforms, three of four tickets in the 2017 Georgetown University Student Association presidential elections arrived at a similar conclusion: affordability and tuition hikes presented the most pressing issues facing the university community. Kamar Mack (COL ’19) and Jessica Andino (COL ’18) “We know how lucky we are[Read More…]

by February 21, 2017 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
Mack and Andino have presented a platform centered on student health. entrepreneurship and affordability.

MACK & ANDINO: An Entrepreneurial Approach

The most pressing issue affecting Georgetown students is affordability. Becoming a more affordable campus involves much more than just the dollar amount of tuition; it involves every single line item on the university expense sheet and revenue sheet, and how those ultimately affect the cost of attendance for every student.[Read More…]

by February 21, 2017 2 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
With a platform focused on affordability, Matthews and Matz look to change the institution of GUSA.

MATTHEWS & MATZ: Cutting Costs, Not Corners

The single most pressing issue at Georgetown is the exorbitant cost of tuition. It is a problem that impacts all students. We, John Matthews (COL ’18) and Nick Matz (COL ’18), want to put money back in students’ pockets. This is the driving force behind our platform and what distinguishes[Read More…]

by February 21, 2017 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY STUDENT ASSOCIATION
Jenny Franke (COL ’18) and Jack McGuire (COL ’18) entered the GUSA executive race this weekend.

Fourth GUSA Ticket Enters Race

Jenny Franke (COL ’18) and Jack McGuire (COL ’18) entered the Georgetown University Student Association executive election race late Saturday evening, after collecting the required 100 signatures within 72 hours of the Wednesday campaign kickoff. Franke and McGuire are the only ticket that joined the race within the 72-hour petitioning[Read More…]

by February 14, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
LAUREN SEIBEL/THE HOYA
Three tickets entered the Georgetown University Student Association executive election early Thursday morning.

Three Tickets Enter 2017 GUSA Executive Election

Three tickets entered the Georgetown University Student Association election early Thursday morning, marking the start of a two-weeklong campaign. Garet Williams (COL ’18) and Habon Ali (SFS ’18), Kamar Mack (COL ’19) and Jessica Andino (COL ’18) and John Matthews (COL ’18) and Nick Matz (COL ’18) have officially declared[Read More…]

by February 9, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top