Post Tagged with: "Mike Meaney"

One Year Later, a Look Back at the Meaney-Laverriere Term

Georgetown University Student Association President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Vice President Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) campaigned in 2011 to improve student life, neighborhood relations andGUSA accountability. As the pair leaves the executive office, Meaney is still surprised that he and Laverriere won the race. “About a year ago, upon taking the oath of office, I said that it was[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Rights Pamphlet Released

The Georgetown University Students Association released its Student Rights Pamphlet Thursday, drawing to a close an initiative that has been in the works for over a year. The guide is intended to be a digestible resource for navigating the policies of the Department of Public Safety, the Code of Student[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Meaney and Laverriere Gained Ground for GUSA

One week ago, the buzz surrounding GUSA centered on the election of a new president and vice president. But one year ago, outgoing President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Vice President GregLaverriere (COL ’12) were just getting started. Now, as their tenure comes to a close, Meaney and Laverriere can say that they leave GUSA a stronger, more legitimate institution than they[Read More…]

by March 1, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Several Steps Remain After Passage of SAFE Reform

All three proposals for the allocation of the $3.4 million Student Activities Fee Endowment cleared their last hurdle when they passed a referendum by the student body last week, but the implementation process for each is just beginning. Last week’s referendum was the final step in a reform of the[Read More…]

by January 30, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Gains by GUSA: SAFE Reform and Beyond

Last week, we were thrilled when students took the final step in the year-long process of Student Activities Fee Endowment reform by voting in favor of all three proposals. Georgetown University Student Association President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Vice President Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) should be applauded, along with[Read More…]

by January 30, 2012 1 comment Opinion
Mid-Term, GUSA Executives Take Stock

Mid-Term, GUSA Executives Take Stock

Halfway done, Georgetown University Student Association President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Vice President Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) have yet to face many of their greatest challenges. While Meaney and Laverriere say they have accomplished many of the goals that they campaigned on, they plan to focus the second half[Read More…]

by October 7, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
Student Leaders Nationwide Weigh in on Debt Ceiling Debate

Student Leaders Nationwide Weigh in on Debt Ceiling Debate

Georgetown University Student Association President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) looked slightly nervous as he stepped up to the microphone. Midway through his speech, he admitted that he did not particularly enjoy public speaking. But that did not deter him from making an impassioned plea to congressional leaders to reach a deal on the[Read More…]

by July 21, 2011 0 comments News
GUSA Leaders Push for Student Voice in Debt Ceiling Debate

GUSA Leaders Push for Student Voice in Debt Ceiling Debate

Over 100 student body presidents have signed on to a campaign spearheaded by Georgetown University Student Association President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) that urges leaders in Washington to reach a deal on the debt ceiling. Signatories from over 40 states have put their name to a letter drafted by Meaney along with former GUSAFinance and Appropriations[Read More…]

by July 19, 2011 0 comments News

Some Things Better Left Unprinted

For the first time in 10 months, the stacks outside the Intercultural Center, in Lauinger Library and in the Leavey Center are filled each morning with daily copies of The New York Times, The Washington Post and USA Today. In one of their first initiatives since the election, the new[Read More…]

by March 18, 2011 0 comments Editorial, Opinion
Meaney and Laverriere Nab Win in GUSA Election

Meaney and Laverriere Nab Win in GUSA Election

Mike Meaney (SFS ‘12) and Greg Laverriere (COL ‘12) have won the Georgetown University Student Association executive race with a total of 1,612 votes. It took four rounds of runoff voting for one ticket to gain a majority, with Meaney and Laverriere receiving 60.6 percent of the vote in the[Read More…]

by February 25, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News