Articles by: Tarini Hardikar

SGA holds second meeting

On October 2, 2016, the Student Government Association (SGA) met for their second formal meeting and the first with full attendance for the year. The SGA Executive Board welcomed the Class 0f 2020’s class council to their first meeting along with Cecil Brooks, Jr. ’17, the newly elected Multicultural Affairs Chair. Space Club, the Colby Chemistry Club, the Harry Potter […]

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SGA’s holds first meeting

SGA’s holds first meeting

The Student Government Association (SGA), led by co-presidents Matt Hawkins ’17 and Jenner Foster ’17, had their first formal meeting of the academic year on September 18, 2016. The meeting was short given the fact that SGA is still not at full capacity. They are still in the process of conducting elections for the Class of 2020 as well as […]

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SGA passes several motions

SGA passes several motions

Over the last two meetings, the Student Government Association (SGA) has approved four clubs and debated motions pertaining to different campus issues including marijuana use and legalization, Colby’s divestment plans, and the Alfond Forfeit Policy. Led by SGA President Michael Loginoff ’16 and Vice-President Brittany Chin ’16, SGA approved the Colby Think Tank, the Colby Cricket Club, Young Americans for […]

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SGA makes revisions to student roles in meeting

SGA makes revisions to student roles in meeting

The Student Government Association (SGA) met for its final formal meeting before Spring Break on March 6. The student body passed four motions, mostly unanimously, regarding various aspects of student life, including internal SGA reform. The first motion was introduced by Tim Gallagher ’16, Senior Class President. The motion was regarding reforms introduced by the Faculty Task Force on Shared […]

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SGA’s second meeting readdresses Colby Affirmation tenants

SGA’s second meeting readdresses Colby Affirmation tenants

The Student Government Association (SGA) had its second formal meeting of the year last Sunday, February 28. The meeting began with a presentation from Alisa Johnson, the Director of the Career Center. The Career Center is introducing a new web initiative, Campus Tap. This resource is designed to be a LinkedIn of sorts, except that it is aimed specifically at […]

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SGA hosts first meeting of the semester

SGA hosts first meeting of the semester

The Student Government Association (SGA) had their first formal meeting of the Spring semester on February 21. Led by President Michael Loginoff ’16 and Vice President Brittany Chin ’16, SGA reconvened with new Junior Class Presidents, Matt Hawkins ’17, and Eliza Baker-Wacks ’17. The meeting began with reports from the Executive Council. All members of the council encouraged SGA members […]

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SGA completes ’14-’15 agenda

SGA completes ’14-’15 agenda

At the most recent Student Government Association (SGA) meeting, Dean of Students Jim Terhune put forth a motion on behalf of the College Affairs Committee (CAC) and the Academic Affairs Committee (AAC). The proposal involves a new procedural system for violations of the academic honesty policy. This system aims to redesign the process as a “relational one” as opposed to […]

New SGA initiatives: Waterville shuttle, Social Activists Lectures

The Student Government Association (SGA) held its first formal meeting of the semester on Feb. 15. The meeting, which began with reports from the Executive Board, introduced new members and welcomed returning ones from abroad. Justin Deckert ’15 and Michael Loginoff ’16, SGA Co-Presidents, discussed initiatives they had been working on over JanPlan. Loginoff said that they were continuing to […]

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SGA discusses dorm damage, sociology minor at formal meeting

At a formal meeting on Sunday, Nov. 2, the Student Government Association (SGA) passed a motion on the expansion of Counseling Services and discussed progress on SGA programs and initiatives, including action against dorm damage, improvements to campus lighting, and addition of a sociology minor. The SGA Executive Council began the meeting with a report on the status of various […]

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Dean’s Office proposes long-term Committee

After ten years without the establishment of a new, long-term College committee, various administrators have decided to create a team for a “Committee on Missions and Priorities.” The Student Government Association (SGA) held a formal meeting on Sunday, Oct. 19. Provost and Dean of Faculty Lori Kletzer and Vice President and Secretary of College Andrew McGadney began the meeting with […]

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