All posts tagged "SGA"

  • Congressman Yarmuth joins U of L students to talk about the future of health care

    By Rae Hodge– Congressman John Yarmuth, D-KY, hosted a round table discussion on Monday with U of L’s Student Government Association. In the Ekstrom Library, Yamuth explained his support for the Affordable Healthcare Act, informally called “Obamacare,”...

    • Posted October 2, 2012
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  • SGA president addresses student concerns

    By Noor Yussuf– The Student Government Association (SGA) new administration starts with another school year full of challenges that range from student parking to tuition hikes and lack of budget funds. Last school year, parking wasn’t an...

    • Posted September 25, 2012
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  • SGA Senate meets to discuss parking and sustainability

    By Tyler Mercer– The University of Louisville’s Student Government Association met Tuesday Sept. 18 and began the meeting with a moment of silence for the late Anthony Flaherty, who served as SGA Senate Clerk until his passing...

    • Posted September 25, 2012
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  • Hail to the Chief: Where does the student body president stand on the issues that are important?

    By Rae Hodge– Justin Brandt, former intern to Senator Mitch McConnell and newly elected student body president, is responsible for bringing student voices to the influential governing bodies of the University of Louisville. Brandt sits as an...

    • Posted August 21, 2012
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  • Exit interview with SGA President Kurtis Frizzell

    By James El-Mallakh– Student Government Association President Kurtis Frizzell will be graduating this year with a degree in political science and a minor in social change. Frizzell took office last year after beating out presidential candidates John...

    • Posted April 24, 2012
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  • Final Four tickets revoked, after students purchase before link goes live

    By Michelle Eigenheer– After the University of Louisville’s men’s basketball team won their way into the Final Four, students across campus jumped at the prospect of obtaining one of 710 student tickets that were slated for release...

    • Posted March 27, 2012
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  • CardVision slate wins SGA 2012 election

    By James El-Mallakh– After more than three hours of debate extending into early Wednesday morning, four court cases surrounding the SGA elections were resolved and the winners of the election were announced. The candidates for the SGA...

    • Posted February 29, 2012
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  • In the news 2.28.12

    Results for SGA election post-poned.  The results for winners of SGA elections, which were held from Feb. 20 to Feb. 22, were not announced on Friday as planned. SGA announced on their Twitter feed, “As declared by...

    • Posted February 28, 2012
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  • Q & A with student government presidential candidates

    By James El-Mallakh– Elections for Student Government Association are underway. From Feb. 20 to Feb. 22, every student at U of L will have the chance to cast their vote to decide which slate of candidates is...

    • Posted February 20, 2012
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  • State of the Student Body Address touts achievements

    By James El-Mallakh– The State of the Student Body Address was delivered on Tuesday, Feb. 7 to a crowd of around 250 to 300 students. This is an event in which the president of the Student Government...

    • Posted February 14, 2012
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