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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 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
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
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
ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
With a platform focused on affordability, Matthews and Matz look to change the institution of GUSA.

Matthews, Matz Represent Outsiders in Campaign

Since John Matthews (COL ’18) and Nick Matz (COL ’18) met on the rowing team during their freshman year, the two friends have been involved in a variety of activities on campus. Matz, who quit rowing last fall, joined the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union, where he[Read More…]

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

Matthews, Matz Advocate Reduction in Costs

Of the candidates in this year’s Georgetown University Student Association election, John Matthews (COL ’18) and Nick Matz (COL ’18) have presented students with the shortest platform, which includes a total of 10 policy points. The platform consists of policies designed to reduce the cost of attending Georgetown, including eliminating[Read More…]

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