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Student Government Association adapts functions during COVID-19

María Fernanda Rubí March 17, 2021

Despite the challenges COVID-19 has brought this academic year, the Student Government Association (SGA) has worked hard to represent the student body’s needs. According to Kaitlyn Watkins, the president...

SGA resolution calls for virtual classes on election day

Mia C. Vu October 30, 2020

A new resolution on general election days was endorsed by Student Government Association (SGA) at a meeting held on Oct.8.  The SGA General Elections Days resolution calls for Augustana to have virtual...

SGA senator elections to begin next week

Olivia Doak April 17, 2019

Elections for the senate that will initiate those changes for next year will be held on Tuesday, April 22 and Wednesday, April 23. Sophomore and international senator Nadia Ayensah said that students’...

SGA president and vice president elections

Olivia Doak March 10, 2019

Spring brings a fresh start for student government. On Monday, April 1., and Tuesday, April 2., student elections will be held to elect a new president and vice president of Augustana Student Government...

SGA Update: week eight

Rachel Leman October 20, 2016

Week eight's SGA meeting held two contingency requests votes since the new Contingency Request forms were ratified a few weeks earlier. The first request came from a Pepsico representative, Don Umland,...

SGA grants Vikathon funding for dance marathon

October 1, 2015

The Student Government Association (SGA) granted Vikathon a contingency worth $1,730 during the organization’s meeting on Sept. 24 This contingency reflected funding for the dance marathon itself, the...

SGA appoints Robsinson chief of staff

April 17, 2014

Luke Robinson, a first-year economics major, has been appointed the Student Government Association’s chief of staff to the president. This position, utilized by many other student governments across...

Benson, Funke elected SGA president and vice president

April 9, 2014

The student body elected Richard Benson and Megan Funke president and vice president for student government in 2014-2015 after two days of voting last week, winning by 261 votes. After getting the call...

Replay: Watch SGA Presidential Debate

March 23, 2014

Video streaming by Ustream The Student Government Association Presidential Debate will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday night. The Augustana Observer will be moderating the debate in conjunction with the SGA...

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