All posts tagged "Election"

  • SGA election results releases after five days of deliberation

    By: Nick Slater and Stephen MacLeod A grievance was filed on election day, April 4, due to a Facebook post by Class of 2019 President-elect Matt Corso calling for members to vote for certain Executive Board candidates....

    • Posted April 10, 2018
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  • SGA Elections results posted for 2017-2018

    The Student Government Association (SGA) announced the results of the SGA Student Body Elections on April 5 at 9 p.m. There were 3,119 students who voted, which makes up 46 percent of the undergraduate student body, according...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Peaceful protesters ‘mourn’ the 2016 presidential election results

    Nearly 30 professors and students gathered on the Arnold Bernhard Library steps to participate in a peaceful protest around 12 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 11. The protest was organized to mourn the 2016 presidential election results, which...

    • Posted November 11, 2016
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  • Rave: SNL encourages compassion

    Throughout the entire campaign and election season, NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” has been following its usual form and creating skits that reflect the political environment, whether it’s post- debate, post-scandal or just a general yet humorous overview...

    • Posted November 10, 2016
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  • Students react to close presidential race

    On Nov. 8, students gathered in the lower cafe to attend a watch party hosted by several student organizations and the Department of Campus Life as results poured in for the 2016 presidential election. The watch party...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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  • Student body’s stance on the presidential election

    After nearly 18 months of presidential campaigning, numerous rallies and three presidential debates, the nation must decide who will be the next president of the United States. As Election Day approaches, students must decide if they’re voting...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Q&A with Scott McClean on the presidential election

    Political science professor Scott McLean gives his thoughts on the millennial vote and the impact their vote has on the election. In addition, he provides his prediction for Connecticut’s outcome on Election Day. Regarding the millennial vote…...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Joseph Mullaney leads for student body president in mid afternoon election results

    The Student Government Association posted the mid afternoon results at 3:30 p.m. for April 6’s election. Polls close at 8 p.m., and SGA will announce the final results after that. The results so far for the executive...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • The Electoral College

    With the 2016 election cycle in full swing, I thought it would be a good time to discuss a subject in American politics most people know very little about: the Electoral College. Outlined in Article II, Section...

    • Posted March 31, 2016
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  • People don’t need to vote for Clinton to be feminists

    As the democratic race for the presidential nomination heats up between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont senator Bernie Sanders, so too have tensions between their supporters. This has made deciding who I want to...

    • Posted February 24, 2016
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  • Trump is dangerous to our country

    When Donald Trump announced over the summer that he was running for president, I—like many people—laughed. I looked forward to the hilarity that would be his campaign. No one could possibly take this joke seriously, I thought....

    • Posted October 23, 2015
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  • Midday freshman SGA elections are in

    The Student Government Association posted the midday results for the freshman elections. Cameron Burbank leads in the presidential race with 148 votes, with Baily Hersh trailing behind with 123 votes. President Cameron Burbank-148 votes Baily Hersh-123 votes...

    • Posted September 22, 2015
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  • Freshman SGA president, VP candidates share why they are running

      Freshmen will vote on Tuesday for who will represent their class in the Student Government Association.  Some of the candidates for president and vice president discuss what made them want to enter the election. “I believe...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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  • Freshmen candidates use freebies, social media during SGA campaign

    With 25 candidates running in the freshman Student Government Association (SGA) elections, the Class of 2019 has been inundated with lollipops, TV channel guides and flyers telling students who to vote for on Tuesday. Elections are on...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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