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USG starts year with new first-year representatives

USG starts year with new first-year representatives

Anna Giubileo, Contributing Reporter

September 28, 2018


Filed under Campus Insider, News, Top Stories, USG Brief

The Undergraduate Student Government (USG) is up and running for the new school year, having just held elections for first-year representatives. Between Sept. 7 and 8 elections and a group retreat the following week, the new members were quickly brought up to speed on their roles for the year. US...

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Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

April 26, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

At the final general assembly of the spring semester on Tuesday, Apr. 23, the Undergraduate Student Government had more topics to discuss than previously this semester. The GA had to vote on five bills and one resolution, and in addition, they had to elect a new secretary, internal development chair,...

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Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

April 19, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

On Tuesday, April 16, the General Assembly of Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government held a brief moment of silence for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings before beginning the meeting. The first issue on the GA’s agenda was mass funding for fall semester 2013....

USG Brief

Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

April 5, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

At the start of the General Assembly meeting on Tuesday, Apr. 2, Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government (USG) welcomed special guest President Barbara R. Snyder. In her speech, President Snyder addressed some issues considered by the members of USG as important topics for...

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Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

March 29, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

On Tues., March 26, the General Assembly (GA) of Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government (USG) held a different kind of meeting. This time, the GA had invited students not members of the USG to attend the assembly and voice their possible concerns about campus issues at an...

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Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

March 22, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

At the General Assembly meeting on Tuesday, Mar. 5, the members of Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government (USG) had a number of issues to discuss. Perhaps the most significant concerned the inclusion of the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of each assembly, an issue that...

USG Brief

USG Brief

Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

February 22, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

At its General Assembly (GA) on Tuesday, Feb. 19, Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government (USG) spent most of the meeting discussing the organization’s internal logistics. The open forum section of the meeting, during which representatives are able to freely bring up...

USG Brief: February 5, 2013

USG Brief: February 5, 2013

Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

February 8, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

On Tuesday, Feb. 5, the General Assembly (GA) of Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government convened in the Toepfer Room in Adelbert Hall. With Valentine’s Day approaching, the meeting was themed accordingly. The GA voted on two bills at the meeting. Bill B. 22-14 recognized...

USG Brief: Jan. 22, 2013

Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

January 28, 2013


Filed under News, USG Brief

At the first General Assembly of the semester on Tuesday, Jan. 22, Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government already had important issues to discuss. One of them was Resolution R. 22-01, a proposal requiring background checks for faculty hires. Currently, CWRU necessitates...

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Noora Somersalo, Student Affairs Reporter

December 7, 2012


Filed under News, USG Brief

The general assembly of Case Western Reserve University’s Undergraduate Student Government held its last meeting of the semester in the Toepfer Room in Adelbert Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 4. As usual, the meeting started off with a presentation. This time, the Student Sustainability Council (SSC) delivered...

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