Post Tagged with: "2018 gusa executive election"

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Naba Rahman (SFS '19), left, has offered her resignation as GUSA Vice President in protest of GUSA President Sahil Nair (SFS '19).

Nair, Rahman Clinch Outsider Victory in Tight GUSA Race

Sahil Nair (SFS ’19) and Naba Rahman (SFS ’19) have been elected president and vice president of the Georgetown University Student Association by a razor-thin margin of 36 votes. Nair and Rahman are set to be the third consecutive nonwhite GUSA executive pair when they take office March 9, replacing[Read More…]

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3rd GUSA Referendum in 2 Years Delivers Senate Triumph

A campus-wide referendum proposing reforms to the Georgetown University Student Association senate passed Tuesday night, receiving more than the necessary 25 percent support from the student body. Members of the GUSA senate will now be elected by class year rather than by geographic location, and elections for nonfreshman senators will now[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Race to the Finish: GUSA Executive Ticket Profiles

Voting is officially open all day today, Thursday, in the 2018 Georgetown University Student Association executive election. Four tickets have hours left to make their final pitches to students as time runs out on the two-week campaign. The four declared tickets are: Logan Arkema (COL ’20) and Jonathan Compo (COL[Read More…]

by February 22, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
2018 GUSA Poll Results

2018 GUSA Poll Results

Illustrations by Mina Lee/The Hoya Methodology: The Hoya conducted a campuswide, door-to-door poll of Georgetown students Tuesday night in advance of the Georgetown University Student Association executive election Feb. 22. Although the polling method is not scientific, it was designed to reduce sample bias and provide transparency for demographics. More than[Read More…]

by February 21, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News
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Nair and Rahman Narrowly Lead in GUSA Election, According to Poll

Sahil Nair (SFS ’19) and Naba Rahman (SFS ’19) narrowly lead the race for Georgetown University Student Association president and vice president, according to a door-to-door poll of 601 students conducted by The Hoya on Tuesday evening. Nair and his running mate Rahman received 34.5 percent support of 339 self-identified[Read More…]

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Four candidates for president of the Georgetown University Student Association discussed their qualifications and policy priorities in a presidential debate Monday.

In GUSA Presidential Debate, Candidates Disagree on Student Government’s Role

Four candidates for president of the Georgetown University Student Association pitched themselves to voters Monday night in this year’s GUSA presidential debate, which focused on the question of GUSA’s shortcomings and its role on campus. Logan Arkema (COL ’20), Hunter Estes (SFS ’19), Sahil Nair (SFS ’19) and Josh Sirois[Read More…]

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Ticket Profile: Logan Arkema and Jonathan Compo Satirize GUSA Race

Logan Arkema (COL ’20) and Jonathan Compo (COL ’20) are not like the other candidates running for president and vice president of the Georgetown University Student Association. They go by the names of fictional comic book figures Batman and Robin, wear the characters’ costumes and admit they are hoping they[Read More…]

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Ticket Profile: Hunter Estes and Richard Howell Emphasize Cost, Community

In Hunter Estes (SFS ’19) and Richard Howell’s (SFS ’19) campaign pitch for the Georgetown University Student Association’s executive offices, the candidates promise they will be the student body’s “bulldog” against the rising costs of tuition and mandatory textbooks. Estes and Howell are running for GUSA president and vice president,[Read More…]

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Ticket Profile: Sahil Nair and Naba Rahman Tout Inclusivity Initiatives

When Sahil Nair (SFS ’19) and Naba Rahman (SFS ’19) first met on a national debate circuit their senior year of high school, they never would have anticipated that four years later they would run in the Georgetown University Student Association’s 2018 executive election. The pair promises to amplify student[Read More…]

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Ticket Profile: Josh Sirois and Casey Doherty Bring GUSA Experience

Emphasizing their campaign motto “Moving Forward,” Josh Sirois (SFS ’20) and Casey Doherty (COL ’20) are running for president and vice president, respectively, of the Georgetown University Student Association to champion existing projects and advance new ideas. Sirois and Doherty are running on a detailed policy platform and a combined[Read More…]