Student Association Senators passed legislation to expand the executive cabinet and filled senate and executive cabinet vacancies at their meeting Monday.
Fifty student leaders signed an open letter calling on the University to remove Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas from its payroll.
Student Association Senators confirmed SA President Christian Zidouemba’s communications director after a reconsideration.
Senators confirmed five of the six candidates proposed for Zidouemba’s cabinet.
Faculty, staff and trustees have worked to develop an understanding of shared governance this past year, while students have remained absent from the process.
The Student Association Senate appointed its staff and committee chairs and assigned senators to committees for next year in their meeting Monday.
The Student Court struck down an SA bylaw that allowed the finance committee to sanction student organizations, ruling that power belongs to the treasurer.
The SA Senate unanimously passed a bill moving $12,000 to the CARES Fund, an emergency student assistance fund.
More than 20 students protested against GW Young America’s Foundation’s recent transphobic tweets at the SA Senate meeting Monday.
Incoming SA President Christian Zidouemba said he plans to cut the SA executive cabinet from 46 members down to 14 in his upcoming term.