Post Tagged with: "GUSA 2017"

FILE PHOTO: ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
GUSA Vice President-elect Jessica Andino (COL '18), left, and President-elect Kamar Mack (COL '19) were elected Feb. 23 with the narrowest election margin in recent history of 34 votes.

Mack to Lead GUSA as First Sophomore President in Eight Years

Georgetown University Student Association President-elect Kamar Mack (COL ’19) will be the first sophomore to serve as president since 2009 when he is inaugurated March 18. In addition, his running mate, GUSA Vice President-elect Jessica Andino (COL ’18) will be the third member of the Georgetown Scholarship Program to serve as[Read More…]

by February 28, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
ELLA WAN FOR THE HOYA
Kamar Mack (COL ’19) and Jessica Andino (COL ’18) won yesterday’s Georgetown University Student Association executive election by a narrow margin of 34 votes over Garet Williams (COL ’18) and Habon Ali (COL ’18).

Mack, Andino Win GUSA Election in Narrow Victory

Kamar Mack (COL ’19) and Jessica Andino (COL ’18) won the Georgetown University Student Association election early this morning, narrowly defeating Garet Williams (COL ’18) and Habon Ali (COL ’18) by 34 votes, the closest margin in recent electoral history. Mack and Andino received 50.74 percent — 1,160 votes —[Read More…]

by February 24, 2017 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
VIEWPOINT: The 2017 GUSA Accessibility Report Card

VIEWPOINT: The 2017 GUSA Accessibility Report Card

Every year, student government hopefuls preach similar slogans about inclusivity and change to the Georgetown University Student Association structure. Our future leaders almost always pledge a commitment to represent the forgotten — to crusade for the marginalized. As the outgoing chair of the GUSA Accessibility Policy Team, I have worked[Read More…]

by February 22, 2017 3 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Williams, Ali Lead Tight Executive Race According to Poll

Williams, Ali Lead Tight Executive Race According to Poll

Garet Williams (COL ’18) and Habon Ali (SFS ’18) lead a tight Georgetown University Student Association executive race with the support of 42.2 percent of likely voters, according to a door-to-door poll of 535 students conducted by The Hoya on Tuesday night. The Williams-Ali ticket is followed by Kamar Mack (COL ’19)[Read More…]

by February 22, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
GUSA Poll 2017 Results

GUSA Poll 2017 Results

  Illustrations: Alyssa Volivar/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. 23. 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 22, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
CAITLYN BRANDON/THE HOYA
GUSA presidential candidates Kamar Mack (COL '19), left, Garet Williams (COL '18) and John Matthews (COL '18) met Monday evening for an Election Commission-sponsored debate in the Healey Family Student Center.

GUSA Presidential Debate Focuses on Need to Increase Affordability, Health Services

Three of the four presidential candidates for the Georgetown University Student Association executive office found common ground on the need to make Georgetown more affordable at last night’s debate. Kamar Mack (COL ’19), John Matthews (COL ’18) and Garet Williams (COL ’18) participated in Monday evening’s debate, organized by the[Read More…]

by February 21, 2017 7 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
GUSA 2017 Candidates Share Their Stories

GUSA 2017 Candidates Share Their Stories

Four tickets for the GUSA executive elections share their personal stories with The Hoya. Garet Williams (COL ’18) and Habon Ali (SFS ’18) Williams and Ali are seeking to realize their vision of a more inclusive, supportive and approachable GUSA – a GUSA rooted in their experiences from before and during[Read More…]

by February 17, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
LAUREN SEIBEL/THE HOYA
Williams and Ali, who met at a pre-orientation program, are both involved in advocacy efforts on campus.

Williams and Ali Highlight Role of Inclusivity in GUSA

It was a December evening, and over burrito bowls at Chipotle on M Street, Garet Williams (COL ’18) and Habon Ali (SFS ’18) decided to run for Georgetown University School Association president and vice president. The meeting was far different from when the two first met almost two-and-a-half years earlier[Read More…]

by February 17, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Mack and Andino Share Key Values

Mack and Andino Share Key Values

Although they hail from different backgrounds, Kamar Mack (COL ’19) and Jessica Andino (COL ’18) were drawn to Georgetown for similar reasons. Both came to Georgetown not only for the school’s academics, but also for the opportunities it affords students outside the classroom. “I am from Memphis, Tenn., and I[Read More…]

by February 17, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
JENNY FRANKE AND JACK MCGUIRE
Both GUSA outsiders, Franke and McGuire are running a grassroots campaign with a small staff.

Franke, McGuire Outline Increased Engagement

After receiving 100 signatures to join the campaign race three days after last Wednesday’s election season kickoff, Jenny Franke (COL ’18) and Jack McGuire (COL ’18) launched their self-described grassroots campaign earlier this week. Franke and McGuire are running as Georgetown University Student Association outsiders, motivated by a mission to[Read More…]

by February 17, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top