All posts tagged "SGA"

  • Photos show conservative PAC hosted SGA candidate

    By Olivia Krauth– After denying rumors of outside support last week, photos surfaced of SGA Presidential candidate Georgie Sook and former running mate Kyle Bilyeu at an activist retreat ran by conservative PAC Turning Point USA. According...

    • Posted March 9, 2017
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    What grinds my gears? March edition

    By Dalton Ray– Georgie Sook The drama around Sook and The Cardinal began when there were rumors of her campaign receiving outside funding. When The Cardinal ran an article clearing her name, Sook’s posse went on Twitter...

    • Posted March 9, 2017
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    Rebuttal: Sook is not targeting the Cardinal

    By Jeremy Ball, campaign supporter for Georgiana Sook — SGA elections are a tumultuous time. At the end of it all, I will always appreciate that it is a reflection that students truly do care about the future...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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    Sook maneuvers to limit the Cardinal

    By Olivia Krauth– Last week, in the middle of the first round of Student Government Association voting, SGA Presidential candidate Georgie Sook sued against fellow presidential candidate Vishnu Tirumala in SGA court. The Cardinal, to my surprise, laid...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • SGA update
    Tirumala, Sook to face off in SGA run-off

    By Olivia Krauth– After an unprecedented number of candidates and votes, the 2017 Student Government Association election cycle will end in multiple run-off elections. Vishnu Tirumala and Georgie Sook will face off for the office of SGA...

    • Posted March 6, 2017
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    SGA outlines end-of-year budget allocations

    By Shelby Brown– SGA President Aaron Vance says the administration’s remaining budget has been allocated to projects and initiatives campus wide. “I wanted to talk about the SAC plan fund and the L Trail plan fund and...

    • Posted March 5, 2017
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    SGA candidates deny rumors of PAC support

    By Olivia Krauth– Some Student Government Association members worry outside political action committees are trying to sway the current election, a trend which other universities are facing. SGA Presidential candidate Georgiana “Georgie” Sook and slate partner and Executive...

    • Posted February 28, 2017
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    SGA election ballots clog under new system

    By Kyeland Jackson — Election ballots for students, voting for an unprecedented number of SGA candidates, will issue a day later for some. SGA Chief of Staff Jacob Abrahamson said the Blue system, also used for course evaluations,...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • The Cardinal endorses Vishnu Tirumala for SGA President

    By Staff — U of L’s Student Government Administration has an unprecedented number of nominees running in the 2017 elections. SGA Chief of Staff Jacob Abrahamson attributes the uptick to eased access for applications, state and national politics,...

    • Posted February 26, 2017
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  • SGA candidates debate, push platforms’ message

    By Kyeland Jackson — Student Government Association top four candidates answered questions, outlining their election plans and pushing for votes in a debate Feb. 22. Students packed the Chao Auditorium as candidates for SGA president, executive vice president,...

    • Posted February 23, 2017
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