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Student Government starts semester with a round of funding requests

January 31, 2018

With three senate vacancies during their meeting Jan. 25, Student Government faced the need to address a separate position in the association: Elections Commissioner.Last year, Jonathan Edwards was appointed as the elections commis...

Much ado about nothing in particular: referendums, recesses run last SGA meeting

Jacob Rogers

March 27, 2017

Frustration and constant interruption punctuated the Student Government Association’s most recent meeting.In a senate meeting that needed three roll call votes and three separate recesses, the senate approved referendums to be ...

Stocked cabinet: Student Government Association inducts new members

Victoria Cavazos

February 1, 2016

The Student Government Association called a special session Jan. 28 “in order to question and evaluate nominees to vacancies within the Executive Branch and expedite Association business,” according to an email from Vice Pr...

SGA can’t spend money until CFO picked

Amanda Gonzalez

January 22, 2016

The Student Government Association cannot spend any money until they find a new chief financial officer, Chief of Staff Kyle Thomas said.The position has been vacant since Carlos Martinez resigned to became a senator on Dec. 3. Three oth...

SGA attempts to impeach student body president, fails on technicality

Katerina Wynette Barton

November 9, 2015

Student Government Association senators had a discussion to call an impeachment hearing for student body President Jonathan Cruz during a closed session of a formal senate meeting on Thursday.During the Nov. 5 formal senate m...

SGA vice president dismisses gallery despite open meeting

Katerina Wynette Barton

November 6, 2015

Editor's Note: This story has been updated throughout. Eight Student Government Association senators failed their performance reviews, according to leaked documents obtained by Hilltop Views. Four senators passed.At the end of Thur...

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