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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
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Alden Fletcher (SFS ’17), left, and Grady Willard (SFS ’18) are new to the commission; third commissioner Pavan Rajgopal (SFS ’14) has graduated.

Unconventional Trio Serves as Watchdog

As the five tickets campaign for the Georgetown University Student Association executive position, hundreds of fliers and social media blasts will go up, seemingly countless meet-and-greets will be held and thousands of doors will be knocked on. Three election commissioners — Pavan Rajgopal (SFS ’14), Alden Fletcher (SFS ’17) and[Read More…]

by February 10, 2015 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Midnight in Red Square: 2015 GUSA Executive Race Begins

The 2015 Georgetown University Student Association executive race began at the stroke of midnight today, as five campaigns vied for advertising space in Red Square at the start of the official campaign period. The presidential and vice presidential tickets consist of Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Connor Rohan (COL ’16),[Read More…]

by February 5, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
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Potential candidates for the GUSA presidency attended compulsory information sessions Jan. 28 and Feb. 2. Campaigning will officially begin Feb. 5 at midnight, while debates for presidential and vice presidential candidates will be held in the week before the election Feb. 19.

Meeting Reveals Potential GUSA Candidates

While students campaigning for executive positions in the Georgetown University Student Association will formally announce their candidacy Feb. 5, two mandatory information sessions hosted by the GUSA Election Commission hinted as to how the tickets may round out. Nine students, not including campus media, attended the first session, held Wednesday,[Read More…]

by February 3, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Tezel, Jikaria Win Executive Race

Tezel, Jikaria Win Executive Race

Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) won the GUSA executive election Thursday night, bringing in 35.23 percent in the first round of instant runoff voting and 50.19 percent of the vote in the third and final round. The ticket, which initially received 1,213 votes in the first[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Candidates Surveyed on Disability for Second Year

For the second year in a row, disability advocate Lydia Brown (COL ’15) sent a survey to all Georgetown University Student Association executive candidates addressing disability issues on campus and asking how they would respond to disability-related challenges if elected to office. Brown developed a similar survey during last year’s[Read More…]

by February 27, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA Election Looks at Free Speech, Unrecognized Groups

In both the presidential and vice presidential debates for the 2014 Georgetown University Student Association election, the topics of free expression and rights for unrecognized student groups, specifically H*yas for Choice, to access university benefits were key topics of discussion. The future of groups such as HFC remains at the[Read More…]

by February 27, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
State of the Race 2014

State of the Race 2014

Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) are in the lead in the race for GUSA executive, with 26.6 percent of likely voters choosing their ticket, according to a door-to-door poll conducted by The Hoya on Sunday evening. Zach Singer (SFS ’15) and Dan Silkman (COL ’15) ranked[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Candidates Propose Budgets

Candidates for the 2014 Georgetown University Student Association executive election have submitted their proposed administrative budgets for the upcoming year. These budgets illustrate similar fiscal plans among the different campaigns regarding aspects of GUSA responsibility, although, in some instances, candidates have chosen to allocate sums of money to fund unique[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Groups, Leaders Endorse GUSA Tickets

All but one of the four campaign tickets running in the 2014 Georgetown University Student Association executive election received endorsements from student organizations, although all have received significant support from individuals across campus. Last year, 15 student groups officially endorsed candidates, overall, compared to this year’s nine. However, 10 of[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News