Post Tagged with: "clubs"

SGU: Helping Clubs Work as One

Over 200 clubs and activities shape our Georgetown community and enrich our Georgetown experience. Whether in Red Square, Gaston Hall, Yates Field House or on Healy Lawn student organizations enable us to live the Jesuit values of educating the whole person, pursuing social justice and celebrating our diversity. We owe[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Opinion
SAC Set to Overhaul Club Funding System

SAC Set to Overhaul Club Funding System

The Student Activities Commission will revamp its funding allocation system this semester after a system implemented last year drew criticism from student groups. The changes could be implemented as early as next semester if details of a new plan are ironed out by the beginning of November, commissioners announced at[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA Looks to Peers for Club Funding Tips

In the coming weeks, students interested in bettering the club funding system will be hopping from campus to campus to analyze their peers. By sending students to eight universities nationwide, the Georgetown University Student Association’s Student Life Report Committee hopes to gather information on various advisory board frameworks before it[Read More…]

by September 16, 2011 0 comments News

For Nights Out on the Town

Like any vibrant city, D.C. doesn’t shut down after dark. So when the school day ends, break out your dancing shoes and head to the latest Washington “it” spot. “[The] D.C. dance scene has evolved. We have caught up to and, in some cases, surpassed other cities,” said Antonis Karagounis, owner of several venues,[Read More…]

by August 29, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Ceding to Club Outcry, SAC Revamps Constitution

The Student Activities Commission voted Monday to make several changes to its constitution and funding guidelines, including plans for a town hall, which met the demands of an open letter signed by 46 student leaders last week. The commission also voted to alter their allocation procedures so that this semester’s[Read More…]

by March 1, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Club Leaders Continue Push for SAC Reform

A group of 46 student leaders, including 30 club executives and 12 Georgetown University Student Association senators, executives and executive candidates, sent a second open letter to SAC Thursday night, urging the committee to incorporate student feedback into the revised guidelines. “The point of the vote is to mandate feedback[Read More…]

by February 25, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Club Leaders Call for SAC Feedback Mechanism

A number of campus organizations and student leaders sent an open letter to the Student Activities Commission Friday, demanding the chance to offer feedback on SAC’s controversial new funding guidelines before a revised version of the policy is announced Sunday. The current guidelines, put in place this semester to comply[Read More…]

by February 19, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Play it SAFE

Georgetown University Student Association seems to have developed a penchant for drastic reform. After overhauling the club funding process last year, GUSA is looking to wrest complete control of the money raised through the annual Student Activities Fee. As it did with club funding reform last year, GUSA has identified[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Opinion