SA Guide 2013

Holes in candidate platforms

The Hatchet investigated candidates’ platforms and found that some ideas have failed before, some are out of touch and some are redundant. Here are the top five loopholes in the Student Association president and vice president candidates’ campaigns. Julia Susuni: Wants to move Student Health Service closer to campus Junior Julia Susuni, who is vying […]

Off-beat campaigns shed light on SA flaws

While most Student Association presidential candidates are polishing off their speeches, one is polishing off his crown. Instead of promising more student space or new career programs, senior Hugo Scheckter is casting himself as the “king of GW” in a satirical campaign meant to shed light on real issues. His campaign vows to raise tuition […]

Program pushes women to become campus leaders

Though females make up 55 percent of students, they hold just 16 percent of Student Association positions – a gap Executive Vice President Abby Bergren set out to change this election season. She brought the nationwide, female leadership program “Elect Her: Campus Women Win” to campus in January in an effort to empower female campus […]