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GUSA Debate Tweet Fuels Controversy

A tweet from the official Georgetown University Student Association Twitter account fueled controversy during tonight’s GUSA debate regarding the GUSA executive’s support for the Appelbaum and Cleary ticket. After the presidential candidates responded to a question of which ticket they would support second to their own, the official GUSA account tweeted, “We’re honored to have the support of Shavonnia and[Read More…]

by February 18, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

New Exec Appoints Staff

Georgetown University Student Association President Clara Gustafson (SFS ’13) and Vice President Vail Kohnert-Yount(SFS ’13) were inaugurated Saturday, ushering in a new staff and a new set of initiatives. The pair chose to maintain a similar cabinet structure to that of their predecessors but altered some staff positions to better reflect the unique[Read More…]

by March 19, 2012 0 comments News

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

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

High Hopes for New Exec

Last week’s Georgetown University Student Association executive election generated an intense race, culminating in record voter turnout and a strong mandate for the winning ticket. Now that the dust has settled and Clara Gustafson (SFS ’13) and Vail Kohnert-Yount (SFS ’13) are president- and vice president-elect, the campus community can take a step back[Read More…]

by February 27, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

Gustafson Wins Election

Clara Gustafson (SFS ’13) and Vail Kohnert-Yount (SFS ’13) won this year’s GUSA executive election with just over 50 percent of the vote in the sixth and final round. About 3,700 ballots were cast in the election, a record-high turnout for any Georgetown University Student Association vote. This year’s race marked the fi rst time that more than 50 percent[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

GUSA Campaigning Draws to Close

In hopes of securing a win in today’s election, candidates for GUSA president and vice president have campaigned aggressively for two weeks to differentiate themselves in a seven-ticket field. According to Georgetown University Student Association Election Commissioner Adam Giansiracusa(SFS ’12), this year’s election has been more contentious than those in the recent past. However,[Read More…]

by February 22, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

GUSA Campaigns Off to the Races

The seven Georgetown University Student Association presidential tickets kicked off their campaigns Thursday at midnight, marking the start of a two-week race. This year’s field is almost entirely comprised of candidates with past GUSA experience; 10 of the 14 presidential and vice presidential candidates are members of the current senate or executive[Read More…]

by February 8, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized