Post Tagged with: "GUSA"

Power Politics Tarnish GUSA Incumbent Bid

“In a perfect world, we wouldn’t have to go through those two weeks again.” Those were the words of incumbent Georgetown University Student Association Vice President Jason Kluger, who spoke of the campaign process in an interview with The Georgetown Voice blog Vox Populi. Unfortunately for Kluger and his running[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 0 comments Opinion, Uncategorized

3 GUSA Fund Commissioners Appointed

On Sunday, Georgetown University Student Association confirmed three of the five commissioners for the new GUSA Fund and passed legislation regarding the allocation of the GUSA Fund as well as new campaign procedures. The senate voted to confirm the appointment of Chris Butterfield (MSB ’12), Murphy Kate Delaney (COL ’13)[Read More…]

by February 2, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

GUSA Condemns Petraeus Protests

On Sunday Georgetown University Student Association passed a resolution that condemned the [interruptions by protesters at the Jan. 21 speech delivered by Gen. David Petraeus](http://www.thehoya.com/news/protests-disrupt-petraeus-speech/), commander of the U.S. Central Command. The resolution spurred heated debate in the body, which passed many bills unanimously last semester; the Petraeus resolution passed[Read More…]

by January 26, 2010 0 comments News

GUSA Designs Funding Plan

On Monday Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee unanimously passed an act that, if passed by the GUSA Senate, will make the Georgetown Program Board and all five student advisory boards accountable to GUSA. Under the new system, the Finance and Appropriations Committee will be the only body[Read More…]

by January 22, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA: Looking Ahead

After perennial criticism from some students for not accomplishing enough, Georgetown University Student Association worked to remedy these allegations last semester and plans on making headway on some new projects this spring. “Our original platform was founded upon four main concepts: Career Center reform, intellectual life, student life and student[Read More…]

by January 16, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Tidings From Georgetown’s Student Leaders

After a long, quiet summer here on campus, we can’t tell you how exciting it has been watching this place come back to life over the last few weeks. As student body president and vice president, we want to take this opportunity to update you on what GUSA has been[Read More…]

by September 23, 2008 0 comments Opinion

Back to Square One

In an unprecedented move, the GUSA Assembly voted overwhelmingly last night to reject the disputed results of last month’s executive elections and called for a new election to be held later this year. The vote signified a lack of confidence in the student association’s Election Commission, which had come under[Read More…]

by February 28, 2006 0 comments Campus News, News

Campus Groups Overshadow Hobbled GUSA

It’s all coming back to me now. For two years, I have tried hard to put the 2004 GUSA presidential election – and the very public controversy surrounding it – behind me. The disputed results of last week’s election, however, combined with some good old-fashioned senioritis, have led me to[Read More…]

by February 24, 2006 0 comments Opinion

Following Elections, GUSA Faces Identity Crisis and Works to Rebuild

If the months-long GUSA election debacle taught the Georgetown community anything, it showed that many students still remain unsure of the efficiency of the Assembly, the main legislative body for the Student Association. Reform measures have been launched both inside and outside the organization, and while most Assembly members now[Read More…]

by April 30, 2004 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA Passes Resolution To Host Basketball On Campus

Citing the need for a better sense of community among Georgetown students, the Student Assembly passed a resolution last Wednesday encouraging “the appropriate university and athletic departments to make necessary steps in an effort to host three regular season (Men’s Basketball) home games for the 2003-04 season on campus in[Read More…]

by January 28, 2003 0 comments Campus News, News