Joseph Gidjunis

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Robinson takes run-off decisively

Posted 2 a.m. March 8 — Junior Phil Robinson was declared Student Association president after a run-off election Thursday, one week after he was named the loser of the regular election. Robinson jumped in the air and hugged his campaign staff at the announcement that he took 59 percent of the vote in a run-off […]

Absentee ballots may prompt run-off

Josh Singer won the Student Association presidential election by a margin of nine votes over Phil Robinson, 867 to 858, election officials announced Friday. But the outcome still hangs in the balance, as the Joint Elections Committee scrutinizes ballots and prepares to hear complaints about the election. The JEC, which has not certified a winner, […]

Fewer candidates to run for Senate

SA senators said the Student Association’s elections next week will have only nine of 30 existing senators return to the ballot as candidates. Many students not running for re-election said they are tired of politics and feel their efforts have gone unappreciated. Senior Scott Sheffler, JEC chair, said that typically more than half of senators […]

Charity Ball raises money in memory of students

Balloons, food, lights and music filled the Marvin Center ballroom for the Class Council Charity Ball, which raised about $8,000 for the John Rizzo and Tom Weaver memorial funds Friday evening. About 325 students clad in sophisticated suits and elaborate dresses paid tribute to two unforgettable people. The night consisted of pictures, caricatures, moonlight seating, […]