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USG Debate 2014: VP of Finance

March 27, 2014

Candidates: Chippy Kennedy and Ali Mahmoud Chippy: “I am a sophomore computer science student at CWRU. I’ve been in USG for one year now, the first semester as finance committee and engineering school rep and the second semester as an appointed position as treasurer. Essentially, I'm running for V...

USG Debate 2014: VP of Student Life

March 27, 2014

Candidates: Representative Jacob Ma and Representative Mary Kate Macedonia Mary Kate: “I’m currently a sophomore biomedical engineering student. I’ve been on USG for two years now, first as a freshman representative and now an engineering representative. I’ve served on Student life committee ...

USG Presidential Debate

March 27, 2014

Candidates: Taylor Gladys (running unopposed) Biographical information Third year biochemistry major, minor in political science Current Position: VP of Student Life (previously Chief Judicial Officer, Freshman Representative) Initiatives she has worked on include: Tobacco free policy Saferide ...

Xiaoyi Ren

Xiaoyi Ren

March 24, 2014

Year: First Major: Biochemistry Hometown: Tampa/Lutz, Flo. What is your biggest goal for USG in the 2014-2015 Academic Year? Real intent on solving more problems and focusing on the issues that people complain about every day instead of diverting their attentions using programs, although thos...

Arjun Gopinath

Arjun Gopinath

March 24, 2014

Year: First Major: Biology, Medical Anthropology Hometown: Bangalore, India What is your biggest goal for USG in the 2014-2015 Academic Year? I would like to refine the SAGES program and ease graduation requirements for undergraduate students. Other campus positions outside of USG:  Vice Preside...

Mary Kate Macedonia

Mary Kate Macedonia

March 24, 2014

Year: Second Major: Biomedical Engineering Hometown: Bethesda, Md. What is your biggest goal for USG in the 2014-2015 Academic Year? I would love to pass some of our larger initiatives that are in the works right now and may not be finished by next year, as well as improve student access to ...

Andrew Torres

Andrew Torres

March 24, 2014

Year: Second Major: Political Science Hometown: Duarte, Calif. What is your biggest goal for USG in the 2014-2015 Academic Year? USG is most effective when it reaches as many undergraduates as possible. My vision is one of an easily accessible USG where it is clear to any undergraduate that i...

Meaghan Fenelon

Meaghan Fenelon

March 24, 2014

Year: Third Major: Computer Science Hometown: Naperville, Ill. What is your biggest goal for USG in the 2014-2015 Academic Year? My biggest goal for USG next year is to increase the impact of non-USG members in initiatives, both by increasing non-USG attendance at committee meetings or cauc...

Xiaoyu Li

Xiaoyu Li

March 24, 2014

Year: Second Major: Biomedical Engineering Hometown: Peoria, Ill. What is your biggest goal for USG in the 2014-2015 Academic Year? In the 2014-2015 Academic Year, my biggest goal for USG internally is to develop representatives who are comfortable and capable of pursuing independent initiatives...

Ali Mahmoud

Ali Mahmoud

March 24, 2014

Year: Third Major: Biology Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio What is your biggest goal for USG in the 2014-2015 Academic Year? My goal is to increase communication between student organizations and USG. Other campus positions outside of USG:  Delta Tau Delta Fraternity, CCEL, Muslim Student Organiz...

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