The Final SAFE Proposals: Part III

Last night, the Georgetown University Student Association Senate passed the Act to Create A Referendum Regarding The Student Activities Fee and Endowment, which creates a referendum for the student body to vote on whether or not to spend the defunct $3.5 million Student Activities Fee Endowment on the Georgetown Energy’s solar panel and revolving green […]

The Final SAFE Proposals: Part II

Last night, the Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee met once again to finalize the referendum for the proposed uses of the defunct $3.5 million Student Activities Fee Endowment. [Here's a recap of the first part of the meeting.] The allocations are as follows (the draft referendum is reproduced below): Georgetown Energy’s solar […]

The Final SAFE Proposals: Part I

Last night, the Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee met to review the final drafts of the proposed uses of the defunct $3.5 million Student Activities Fee Endowment. Starting last night but continuing tonight, Finapp will decide how much of the $3.5 million to allocate to each of the three proposals (the Social Innovation and […]

GUSA names working group membership for SAFE proposals, sets timelines for project feasibility

GUSA’s Finance and Appropriations committee has named the “Working Groups” to be responsible for creating plans to implement the proposals of the Student Activities Endowment Commission. The groups, operating in tandem with FinApp, will be responsible for further developing the set of proposals approved by the Endowment Commission at the end of April. The working […]

SAFE commission backs Healy pub, townhouse solar panels

The SAFE commission voted last night to allocate nearly all of its $3.4 million endowment to the creation of the Healy Student Space as part of its primary recommendation to GUSA’s Finance and Appropriations committee. The commission also designated a “secondary” slate of projects to consider in the event that the Healy project proves unfeasible, […]

Endowment commission closes in on consensus

Tuesday night, the Endowment Commission met to decide the fate of the $3.4 million Student Activities Fee Endowment. Coming off a closed executive session on Sunday, the commission weighed in on the main ideas left on the table. All the commissioners present selected Georgetown Energy’s $170 million thousand proposal to install solar panels on 43 […]

Commission for SAFE reform membership announced

The Georgetown University Student Association announced the final composition of the Commission on Student Activities Endowment Reform this past weekend. The commission will be tasked with determining the allocation of the additional funds that are able to be used for student programming following the vote this past semester to approve the SAFE reforms. The commission […]