Brookins said he is resigning for his health and “many other reasons.” He denied sexual misconduct allegations against him.
The statement follows sexual misconduct allegations, which emerged Friday, against Student Association President Howard Brookins.
Dozens of student leaders, including the majority of the senate, are pressing Brookins to resign amid sexual misconduct claims.
Dozens of student leaders, including more than 30 SA senators, have called on the body’s president to step down. Here’s what could come next for the SA.
SA Executive Vice President Brandon Hill, three cabinet members and 10 other student leaders are calling on SA President Howard Brookins to resign.
The resignation of a veteran lawmaker and a controversial short-term incumbent have set the stage for a high-stakes general election.
Seniors James Harnett and Yannik Omictin launched bids to represent Ward 2 on the D.C. State Board of Education and the Foggy Bottom and West End ANC, respectively.
Jessica Krug, an associate professor who admitted to falsifying her Black identity for years, has stepped down from her post.
Students said Jessica Krug betrayed their trust by blackfishing and allowing her falsified life experiences to steer class discussion.
Provost Brian Blake and Dean Paul Wahlbeck encouraged students to seek support from various University offices.