Prefrosh Preview: On-campus news you can use

Just like last year, Vox is helping you get on top of “news you can use” with an excessively comprehensive review of last year’s important news stories. You’ve already heard of foolish things former freshman have done. Now,… Read More

SAC amends funding guidelines

Last night, the Student Activities Commission approved changes to its funding guidelines that will allow for groups to petition the commission for amendments to its programming arc throughout the semester. Under the old rules, clubs were bound by… Read More

Activities budget: Newspaper stands return, $250k for club sports

This morning, GUSA’s Finance and Appropriations Committee released its student activities budget for the 2012 fiscal year. Clubs requested more than $1.6 million in funding and received $800,000, as per the plan established in last semester’s Student Activities… Read More

Student groups send another open letter to SAC

A number of student groups and student leaders sent another open letter to the Student Activities Commission regarding the funding guideline process for clubs. The letter—sent shortly before the Georgetown University Student Association FinApp Summit where SAC’s budget… Read More

Student groups and leaders call on SAC to have club input

In an open letter sent Friday afternoon to members of the Student Activities Commission, a number of student clubs and student leaders called on SAC to allow clubs to provide “constructive criticism” about the club funding guidelines. The… Read More

EcoAction will push SAC clubs to reduce flyering and other waste

Could Red Square, besides being a haven for condom-toting leprechauns and currently showered in purple glitter by Relay For Life, be the biggest center for wasting paper on campus? Maybe. In any event, EcoAction, the student group dedicated… Read More

SAC delays lump sum funding until next school year

With the time left in the spring semester quickly running out, the Student Activities Commission has delayed the introduction of lump sum funding into its allocation process, which was originally slated to begin this month, until the Fall… Read More

GUSA Roundup: Budget for some, nothing for others

The agenda of this Sunday’s meeting of the Georgetown University Student Association was dominated by the vote on the budget passed out of the Financial Appropriations Committee for fiscal year 2011 on Thursday. But Senators still found time… Read More

GUSA FinApp Committee passes budget with allocations to all boards but SAC, PAAC

On Thursday night, the Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee passed a budget on to the full GUSA Senate with allocations for most of the advisory boards. The Performing Arts Advisory Council and Student Activities Commission… Read More

FinApp to pass budget for five advisory boards, allocate to SAC later

Tomorrow night, the Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriation Committee, feeling the need to submit a budget for student activiteis to the full Senate, will pass a budget on to the GUSA Senate with allocations for all… Read More