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Checking in with SGA: January

| January 31, 2018
Checking in with SGA: January

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) is kicking off the spring semester with tabling, legislation and programs geared toward addressing the interests and concerns of our diverse student population. Updates As of November, 13 new student organizations have been approved by the legislative branch, bringing the total to 39. Information on newly approved organizations […]

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Checking in with SGA: November

| November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Checking in with SGA: November

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) has continued to host events, meetings and pass legislation throughout the month of November. Updates As of Nov. 27, eight new student organizations have been approved by the SGA Legislative Branch. Information on newly approved organizations and how to join can be found on OrgSync. All Senate meetings […]

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Checking in with SGA: October

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Checking in with SGA: October

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association kicked off the fall semester by electing new student leaders, launching diversity initiatives, hosting school representatives weekly at Senate meetings, welcoming the UNC Association of Student Governments (ASG) to our campus and showing off our Niner Pride at Homecoming. Updates As of Oct. 26, 25 new student organizations have […]

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Senate Update: Chartwells liaison Jody Thompson gives updates on dining services, new orgs

| January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Senate Update: Chartwells liaison Jody Thompson gives updates on dining services, new orgs

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) held their second weekly student senate legislative meeting of the year Jan. 19. Guest Speaker Jody Thompson, the liaison for Chartwells spoke to the senate about current and upcoming changes to dining services. She spoke about the optional dining account incentive that gives students free meal swipes after […]

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Senate update: four new student organizations, Elections Act and Procedural Modifications Act approved

| January 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Senate update: four new student organizations, Elections Act and Procedural Modifications Act approved

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) had their weekly legislative meeting Jan. 12. Message from the Senate Student Body Vice President and Leader of the Senate Carrie Nowell and Student Body President Fahn Darkor discussed various events and meetings organized for SGA to start off the new semester, such as a spring planning meeting […]

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Senate update: Dr. Arthur Jackson visits senate

| November 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Senate update: Dr. Arthur Jackson visits senate

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) had their weekly legislative meeting Nov. 3 and were joined by Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Dr. Arthur Jackson and Director of Parking and Transportation Services (PaTS) Doug Lape, who discussed proposed parking and transportation plans. Jackson talks to senate Jackson began by addressing the multiple “first amendment […]

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Senate update: discussion of construction, traffic

| October 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Senate update: discussion of construction, traffic

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) had their weekly legislative meeting Sept. 29 and were joined by Director of Facilities Planning, Chris Gilbert, who discussed construction projects for next year and traffic alleviation with the senate. Guest Speaker- facilities management Gilbert spoke to the senate about the extensive list of changes the University will […]

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New Student Body President, Vice President undecided

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Student Body President, Vice President undecided

The 2016 Student Government election results were revealed March 31 in the Student Union Rotunda. During the speech, Secretary for Internal Affairs Kim Baker delivered the election results of several different campaigns, saving the announcement of the new Student Body President and Vice President at the end of her short 10-minute speech. Baker revealed that, of […]

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Student body president candidates discuss campus issues during the annual Student Body President Debate

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Student body president candidates discuss campus issues during the annual Student Body President Debate

The Student Body Presidential Debate on Thursday, March 20 drew a large crowd at the Student Union. Questions were answered by the candidates and the crowd was left with a lot to think about when deciding who to vote for in the 2014-15 election. News editor of the Niner Times Claire Dodd introduced the debate, […]

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Student body president debate reveals clear front-runner

| March 26, 2013 | 2 Comments
Student body president debate reveals clear front-runner

Building up to the 2013-14 Student Government Association (SGA) elections, Student Body President candidates Brady Nails and Brian Sullivan met in the Cone University Center to address campus issues in the Student Niner Media debate last Monday, March 25. Nails is a History major, graduating in May 2014, who plans to attend law school after […]

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Dave Craven’s early graduation leaves class president position temporarily vacant

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Dave Craven’s early graduation leaves class president position temporarily vacant

The sitting Senior Class President Dave Craven will be graduating this fall, leaving his position in the Student Government Association (SGA) temporarily vacant . Labeled an “unprecedented situation” by members of SGA, Student Body President Conor Dugan said that “this puts [SGA] in an interesting position since we haven’t ever had to deal with this.” […]

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