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What you missed at SGA Feb. 18

What you missed at SGA Feb. 18

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under News, SGA

President makes executive orders SGA President Hannah Edelen started her report by announcing two executive orders that will go into effect immediately. “They’re just for accountability purposes, they’re nothing more than what [SGA] are doing,” Edelen said. The first executive order m...

What you missed at SGA Feb. 11

What you missed at SGA Feb. 11

Josh Goad, Assistant New Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under SGA

On Feb. 11, SGA hosted the directors of university housing and business operations, who both gave presentations. SGA student senate was also excited to vote on a new resolution aimed at extending library hours. Library hour extension Senators Noelle Brooks and Zachary Dichtl presented their resol...

Student Government Association: How does it work?

Student Government Association: How does it work?

Chelsea Livers Gowdy, Reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

With 30 Senate members and an Executive Board of 10, Student Government Association is a dedicated, hardworking student-run organization that advocates for NKU students. “SGA does a lot of great things for this university, a lot of fun things and difficult things,” said Matt Frey, vice presid...

What you missed at SGA Oct. 8

What you missed at SGA Oct. 8

Chris Robertson, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

Student Government Association welcomed NKU President Ashish Vaidya for a talk shop meeting, and members discussed how they could improve their relationships with students.

Election 2018: State senate debate in SU Ballroom Oct. 2

Election 2018: State senate debate in SU Ballroom Oct. 2

Northerner Staff

September 26, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, News, SGA

As the midterm election draws near, NKU Student Government Association and The Northerner will host a debate featuring incumbent State Senator Wil Schroder and challenger Rachel Roberts.

What you missed at SGA Sept. 24

What you missed at SGA Sept. 24

Ryan Clifton, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

Student Government Association discussed its 2018-19 budget and learned of a new initiative to establish roundtable discussions with the student body at SGA’s Monday meeting.

What you missed at SGA Sept. 17

What you missed at SGA Sept. 17

Ryan Clifton, Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Kentucky News, News, SGA, WYMASGA

Protesters descended on Student Government Association’s Sept. 17 meeting to rally against the appointment of a justice accused of using derogatory language by a former SGA senator and former justice. Two state senators also spoke about university funding, and SGA passed a resolution for veterans.

What you missed at SGA April 23

What you missed at SGA April 23

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

April 24, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

SGA carried out its first meeting with the new 2018-19 assembly, appointed committee chairs and passed an honorary resolution in celebration of NKU’s 50th anniversary. Here’s what you missed at SGA on April 23.

SGA takes action against ‘hate speech’ on campus

SGA takes action against ‘hate speech’ on campus

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

April 17, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

In response to seasonal speakers that come to campus—ones that often challenge the belief systems, ideologies and identities of many NKU community members—SGA passed a resolution that would alert students and faculty of ‘hate speakers’ arriving on campus. 

What you missed at SGA April 16

What you missed at SGA April 16

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

April 17, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA passed resolutions reintroducing expelled sororities and increasing the prominence of feminine hygiene product dispensers on campus before swearing-in the 2018-19 SGA assembly. Here’s what you missed at SGA on April 17.

What you missed at SGA April 9

What you missed at SGA April 9

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

April 10, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA read resolutions expanding on-campus dining options to include Muslim diets and reintroduce two organizations back into Greek life, and the senate passed a resolution celebrating the fifth anniversary of LGBTQ programs.

What you missed at SGA April 2

What you missed at SGA April 2

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

April 3, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

The Student Government Association passed resolutions on textbooks, sexual assault resources and Muslim prayer rooms and read three other resolutions on Monday. Here’s what you missed at SGA on 4/2.

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