The SG Senate approved legislation on Monday that validated the recent election, which approved the induction of 20 new senate members. The approval also validated the election of President-elect Samantha Mims and the appointment of Vice President-elect Cole Poppell, though they will not be sworn in until next week. Before […]
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Former senator banned from fall, spring elections after judicial decision, highlighting that alumni continue to affect the political climate of UNF’s governing body. Former Senator Kyle Spear was found in violation of Elections Policies and Procedures after campaign materials were damaged while he was liable for them. The UNF Student […]
*Correction: An earlier version of this article indicated that Senator Beacham talked directly to SG President Grantham about the hiring bill. Beacham communicated to Grantham through the attorney general, not directly, about the possible signing of the bill. Constitutions and Statutes This summer, SG has faced difficulty hiring executive branch […]
UNF officials announced May 11, the Activity and Services (A&S) fee, the $4.4 million in student fees UNF allocates to Student Government (SG), would no longer be used to fund a student government lobbyist. According to UNF lobbyist Janet Owen, there was a complaint regarding a student lobbyist sent to […]
Caleb Grantham and Isabella Genta are officially, with no surprise or suspense, your new Student Government President and Vice President.
More on the Club Reform Bill and clarifications to Policies and Procedures.
An uncontested election did not deter students from voting for “The Baker Bill” (CR-16S-2926), an attempt to raise the minimum GPA for Student Government members from 2.25 to 2.5. A total of 888 students voted for “The Baker Bill” and 158 voted against. The ballot also featured two plebiscites, or […]
The Club Funding Reform Bill passed unanimously in both the Budget and Allocations and Constitution and Statutes committees to send the bill to the Senate.
UNF Student Government elections are being held Tuesday and Wednesday. Here’s what you’ll be voting on.
The Budget and Allocations committee has postponed sending a budget and a new SG minimum GPA will be effective Fall 2016.
The newly-formed Impact Party, running in the upcoming executive branch election, is disbanding according to several sources close to the matter.
A female student reported former Student Government Vice President and former Impact Party Campaign Manager Jordan Wilson threatened her on Jan. 20 while exiting an elevator in Osprey Fountains.
The Student Government Senate added Lend-A-Wing Pantry as an Executive Agency on Monday, Jan. 25.
New faces will be appearing in student government after the Oct. 27-28 election ballot.
A 9-0-2 vote to approve funding a lobbying firm’s contract followed discussion over whether the decision should wait for a fuller Senate.
Positions Confirmed Bennett Smith was confirmed as an Associate Chief Justice by unanimous consent. Haley Guerra was confirmed as Director of Governmental Affairs by unanimous consent. Both were sworn in at the meeting. Presidential veto ruled unconstitutional The SG judicial branch ruled CR-12S-2565 was vetoed unconstitutionally. The constitutional referendum was […]