GUSA Roundup: Going out with a bang (and a budget)

I have never seen a GUSA meeting so full in my entire life. 29 Senators were there and 20-some odd visitors, including representatives from SAC, CSJ, Relay for Life, Club Sports, and the Lecture Fund. If you want… Read More

GUSA Roundup: Hyde and Seek

Represents the Registrar… or until recently, GUSA’s budget Keeping his promise from last week, GUSA Speaker Reggie Greer (COL ’09) started off this week’s meeting with a rather lengthy brief from the Registrar about MyAccess, the (unpopular) new… Read More

GUSA Roundup: The meeting that wasn’t

GUSA Senators have solved the problem of low meeting attendance by lowering their expectations. Unlike the attendance fiascoes of recent weeks, Wednesday night’s small turnout wasn’t a problem. Why? Because Speaker Reggie Greer (COL ’09) didn’t plan to… Read More

GUSA roundup: Senate approves election results… but not their budget

After GUSA’s annual presidential election fiasco, things should have died down this week in the Senate, but the fun never stops with this crowd. Mirco Haag (SFS ’09) and Reza Jaan (SFS ’09) of your friendly neighborhood Election… Read More

GUSA Roundup: The emergency Election session

Again! Oh my Lord baby Jesus. What a meeting. Some people walked in at 9:30 hoping this would be a short one, but not tonight. Things started out orderly enough, and with more members of the public in… Read More

GUSA Roundup: Breaking up sucks

The big issue of the week, (say it with me now), was the SCU breakaway. Pat Dowd (SFS ’09) worked it into his executive briefing, although he’d already written an op-ed in the Hoya about it. (Noticing a… Read More

GUSA Roundup: The importance of being quorum

Riddle me this: how many Senators does it take to reach a quorum? Well, for a while there, no one was too sure—they just knew they didn’t have it. This Thursday, all the regulars were assembled in the… Read More

GUSA Meeting Rundown: SCUnity rumble

The long and the short of GUSA is mostly long this week; the GUSA meeting clocked in at a whopping two and a half hours, and the best (and ultimate longest) part is yet to come. GUSA President… Read More

GUSA Meeting Rundown: RAD and more Kesten controversy

Below is the second edition of Vox Populi’s weekly GUSA round-ups, a sass-meets-C-SPAN summary of Georgetown student government’s goings-on. In sum, we’ll go to GUSA meetings so you won’t have to. We think Tipp O’Neill would be proud…. Read More

GUSA meeting roundup: Noisome policies, SafeRides, and Pat’s projects

Editor’s note: below is the first edition of Vox Populi’s weekly GUSA roundups, a sass-meets-C-SPAN summary of Georgetown student government’s goings-on. In sum, we’ll go to GUSA meetings so you won’t have to. We think Tipp O’Neill would… Read More