Student Government Assembly

Student focus behind administrative title change

Student focus behind administrative title change

New title changes for existing administrative staff at MSU Denver point to President Janine Davidson’s actions to expand the school’s bureaucracy. The changes were announced at a cabinet meeting on Oct. 17. “President Jordan really wanted to keep his organizational structure lean. We had three vice presidents, a few associates to the president. But he […]

MSU Denver raises faculty members’ salaries

MSU Denver raises faculty members’ salaries

At their meeting in September, the Board of Trustees approved pay raises for faculty and administration for the current fiscal year. The 2017-18 budget allows for full faculty and administration to receive a one percent bump in their salaries. Affiliate faculty will see a 2 percent raise. At the same time, Student Engagement and Wellness, […]

Denver students show solidarity in walkout

Denver students show solidarity in walkout

On Sept. 5 over 2,500 students from 25 schools throughout the Denver Metro area gathered on the Tivoli quad to protest the dismantling of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The protest was hosted by immigrant’s rights groups like the Colorado People’s Alliance and the Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition in response to the Trump […]

Students to weigh in on food truck policy at the SGA town hall meeting

Students will have a say in the fate of the food trucks. Though typically only seen near St. Cajetan’s, food trucks flocked to the Tivoli Commons for the 2013 Homecoming Week. This week, food trucks were exempt from the defined food vendor location of Lawrence Way and the $75 reservation fee during special events, like […]

Student government assembly will hold election to fix mistakes in constitution

Mistakes during last year’s elections are spurring changes for MSU Denver’s student government assembly. An incorrect version of the MSU Denver student government assembly constitution was implemented last April, delaying legislative processes. Now, problems are being addressed in a ‘re-do’ election, but some issues are more detrimental than others. The election will last from Feb. […]

Student Court preliminarily rules not to uphold Election Commission’s disqualification of Washington and Hirsbrunner

The clip above is from an in-studio interview with Jeffrey Washington on April 27, 2012. Since then, Mr. Washington and his running mate, Scott Hirsbrunner, have been re-instated after disqualification concerning campaign violations for the Metro State Student Government Assembly. UPDATE: The results from Student Government Assembly’s elections seem to be no longer in question. After […]

Student Government Assembly briefs

Altum Trial Student Government Assembly Sens. Jeffery Washington and Scott Hirsbrunner filed charges against President Jesse Altum alleging he inappropriately appointed Laura Noe to the position of Student Organization Ambassador in September 2011. Noe serves as a paid administrative assistant for the SGA office. She is not being paid for the extra work she is […]

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