All posts tagged "SGA"

  • Tuition and fees task force recommends reducing student athletics fee

    By Bailey Campagna — On March 6, U of L’s Task Force on Tuition and Fees formally recommended that Interim President Greg Postel and Provost Dale Billingsley move to reduce the student athletics fee by half. The...

    • Posted March 19, 2018
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  • Fuller, Juarez take SGA elections

    By Joseph Lyell — Jonathan Fuller has been elected president of the SGA for the 2018-19 school year and his running mate, Mariana Juarez won executive vice president. Fuller’s sole opponent in the race was AJ Walters,...

    • Posted March 2, 2018
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  • SGA addresses Cultural Center concerns, nightly escort services

    By Jenna Tobbe — SGA continued to monitor the fate of the Cultural Center as two protests erupted in the past week. On Feb. 26, about a dozen protesters assembled outside President Greg Postel’s office. Last week...

    • Posted March 1, 2018
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  • SGA candidates battle in election forum

    By Joseph Lyell — About 50 students watched candidates face off at SGA’s 2018 Election Forum Feb. 26 in Chao Auditorium. Each executive cabinet candidate fielded questions from their position’s incumbent. Presidential candidates AJ Walters, president of...

    • Posted February 27, 2018
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  • SGA presidential candidates describe their plans for U of L

    By Joseph Lyell — Two candidates are vying for the role of student body president in the 2018 SGA elections. In interviews with The Cardinal, AJ Walters and Jonathan Fuller outlined their plans for the university. Jonathan...

    • Posted February 25, 2018
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  • Students protest plans to demolish Cultural Center

    By Bailey Campagna — Students organized a meeting in the Cultural Center Feb. 19 to discuss the building’s potential demolition and plans for relocating its programs. They expressed dissatisfaction with temporary relocation plans and distrust of administrators...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • SGA 2018 candidates announced

    By Shelby Brown — Candidates for the 2018 SGA elections were released today after applications closed Feb. 19 at 5 p.m. Voting opens Feb. 26 and closes March 1 at midnight. Ballots will be distributed via the...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • Future SGA candidates must remain the student voice

    By Madison Thompson — U of L’s Student Government Association is an integral and integrated part of university life. The officers act as the primary advocate and voice of the student body. SGA is not only the voice...

    • Posted February 19, 2018
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  • SGA President describes clean-up role of interims

    By Joseph Lyell — SGA President Vishnu Tirumala said frustration with U of L should be directed at past leaders, not the current ones. In an interview with The Cardinal, he said Board of Trustees Chair David...

    • Posted February 16, 2018
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  • State could help fund new Cultural Center, campus maintenance

    By Briana Linney — Cultural Center to be razed Interim President Greg Postel told the SGA Senate the Cultural Center is so dilapidated it needs to be replaced. He addressed rumors it could be relocated at the...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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