SGA Corner April 18

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By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer Class elections have been moved to April 28. On Friday, April 21, there was a survery distributed on bike racks, and where students would like to see them. $550 was allocated to the Black Student Union for their trip to King’s Dominion. $205 was allocated to WIGS for their […]

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SGA Settles Conflict

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By Molly Igoe and Brooke Schultz News Editors At the start of last semester, concerns were raised regarding how former Student Government Association (SGA) President Taylor Frey handled SGA funds. The case has officially been investigated, and Frey was found innocent of any wrongdoing. “When these allegations were made…the Business Office, in collaboration with Student […]

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SGA Corner March 28

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By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer The new Review Board was sworn in on March 28: Melat Kiros as president, Brandon Gross as vice president, Ashlyn Gardner as parliamentarian, Parakram Karki as speaker of the senate, Victoria Cline as honor board chair, and Myssa Abusin as financial controller New methods for elections, new rules for […]

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SGA Corner March 28

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By Panini Speranna Elm Staff Writer This week the Student Government Association introduced the new Review Board, selected by the already appointed 2017-2018 team comprised of President Melat Kiros, Vice President Brandon Gross, and Speaker of the Senate Parakram Karki. Recent internet celebrity and Washington College freshman, CashMeOussideHowBahDah, will be taking over as Honor Board […]

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SGA Corner March 7

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By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer The Environment Committee met up with Dining Hall Director Don Stanwick about bringing reusable cups to Java George and receiving a discount for special beverages. The Mental Health Bill that allocates $500 a semester to improving mental health outreach on campus was officially passed. President Audrey Utchen, senior, said, […]

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Student Government Elects New Leaders

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By Abby Wargo Student Life Editor On Wednesday, March 8, the Washington College Student Government Association (SGA) held elections for next year’s president and vice president. The new president is Melat Kiros, junior, and the new vice president is Brandon Gross, freshman. They will be sworn in during the March 28 senate meeting  at 8 […]

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SGA Corner Feb. 28

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By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer According to Diversity Chair Senator Lindsey Jackson, the Diversity Committee would like everyone to know that March is women’s rights month. President Audrey Utchen spoke about introducing a bill that will promote mental health awareness. The Enviromental Committee said that the Bike Share program is now open. Makers Union […]

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Meet The SGA Candidates

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This term, there are four presidential and one vice presidential candidate running for office. Juniors Melat Kiros and Lindsey Jackson and Sophomores Benjamin Fizer and Victoria Cline are all vying for the presidency. Freshman Brandon Gross is the sole candidate for Vice President.

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SGA Corner Feb. 7

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By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer Will Hewitt is the new vice president for the Class of 2020. He was sworn in this week. There are several events hosted by the Black Student Union to celebrate Black History Month, including a movie series every Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Norman James, with movies “Freedom Writers,” […]

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SGA Corner Jan. 31

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By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer Drew Berry, freshman, was sworn in as the new president for the Class of 2020. Senator Pamela Holland and the campus properties committee discussed the presence of construction equipment and contractor trucks parked in the quad parking lot. Vanna Labi, sophomore, spoke about trying to reinstate the Service Council. […]

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