Post Tagged with: "Executive"

VIEWPOINT: Rebuild Trust in GUSA

When students talk about the Georgetown University Student Association, most often they remark offhandedly either that “GUSA doesn’t do anything” or “GUSA doesn’t matter.” The reality is not nearly as bleak: Students in GUSA can, and regularly do, accomplish meaningful change. The problem is partly perception: Students rarely know about[Read More…]

by April 12, 2019 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
AMBER GILLETTE/THE HOYA | Norman Francis Jr. (COL ’20) and Aleida Olvera (COL ’20) stress student outreach and diversity as they transition to the Georgetown University Student Association executive.

Francis and Olvera Sworn In, Promise Approachability During Transition

Georgetown University Student Association President Norman Francis Jr. (COL ’20) and Vice President Aleida Olvera (COL ’20) are emphasizing approachability and student engagement as they begin their term in the GUSA executive. The pair were sworn in March 16 following the GUSA senate’s confirmation of the election results Feb. 10.[Read More…]

by March 20, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Juan Martinez (left, COL '20) and Kenna Chick (COL '20) announced their administration's executive Oct. 21.

GUSA Names 13 New Executive Board Members

The Georgetown University Student Association announced the names of its 13 new executive board members Oct. 21. These executive positions were left vacant following the Sept. 11 resignation of former GUSA President Sahil Nair (SFS ’19) and the Sept. 14 resignations of former GUSA Vice President Naba Rahman (SFS ’19)[Read More…]

by October 26, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
FILE PHOTO: RYAN BAE FOR THE HOYA Georgetown University Student Association President Sahil Nair, above, and Vice President Naba Rahman opened applications for positions in their cabinet to the entire student body.

GUSA Executive Cabinet Members Confirmed

The Georgetown University Student Association’s executive leadership filled 35 senior leadership, operations and cabinet seats to form a team that will work with the administration to develop policy initiatives and support the administration’s goals. In March, GUSA opened its executive positions to the entire student body, soliciting applications for open[Read More…]

by April 25, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Specify GUSA Objectives

The recent swearing-in of Georgetown University Student Association President Sahil Nair (SFS ’19) and Vice President Naba Rahman (SFS ’19) brings to mind their campaign promises of an inclusive and opportunity-driven approach to GUSA. However, the pair must overcome significant shortcomings in its institutional knowledge to enact clear policy priorities.[Read More…]

by April 6, 2018 1 comment Editorial

Big Cabinet, Bigger Job

Since GUSA President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) were inaugurated, they have demonstrated that they are committed to making the Georgetown University Student Association more representative of the student body. They accepted applications for the cabinet and appointed 67 students, 46 percent of whom[Read More…]

by April 14, 2015 1 comment Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

CHOLVIN & CHRISTIANSEN: GUSA, A Comedy of Errors

Though his death in 1616 places him approximately 350 years before the modern GUSA era, it is a pity that William Shakespeare never had the chance to witness the annual, gleefully nauseating ritual that is the GUSA executive election season. Just think of it: the Bard and power-hungry Richard III[Read More…]

by February 10, 2015 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

A Hard First Half to Follow

When Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) ran for the GUSA Executive last February, their platform was a mixed bag of large-scale projects and small improvements to everyday student life. But have they been digging deep enough? The pair has shown it can execute. At the beginning of the academic year, we were pleased[Read More…]

by October 7, 2011 0 comments Opinion

GUSA Executive Pair Sworn In

The newly elected Georgetown University Student Association executives Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) outlined their goals for the upcoming year at Saturday’s Senate meeting, ushering in a new era in student government. According to Meaney, funding reform and student space are the two biggest issues that[Read More…]

by March 1, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
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