Welcome back to the Spring Semester! We hope that you enjoyed your break and ready to jump back in to the Mason Nation! If you ever need anything, Student Government is here for you! Please feel free to contact us at any time.
This semester, the Student Senate will meet at 4:30 on Thursdays and the Executive Cabinet will meet at 7:30 on Monday. Please check the Calendar for latest locations.
The Student Funding Board’s deadlines for this semester are below. As a reminder, to apply and receive funding, your Event would need to be on GetConnected.
This semester, in an effort to become more transparent with the work being done, Student Government is excited to have a monthly newsletter that is available to subscribe to here. This newsletter will be show highlights and progress on major projects within the organization.
Student Government is currently looking for students to join the Student Senate, a select number of positions within the Executive Branch, and Elections and Disputes Commission. If interested in more information, please fill out this inquiry form on GetConnected.gmu.edu.
Witch Watch is an annual event in which community members are invited to bring their children to campus for a safe trick-or-treating environment. Registered Student Organizations as well as Fraternity and Sorority Life give local children candy for Halloween. Your RSO can sign up by visiting the Forms tab on the Student Government GetConnected!
This year the event will be in outside of Merten Hall on the lawn. The event will be from 12-3pm on Saturday, October 29th. If you would like more information, please contact email@example.com
Below are the results for the Fall 2016 Freshman and Transfer Elections for Student Senate. Congratulations to all who were elected, and thank you to all who ran!
||Number of Votes Received
|Anastasia Slepukhova ELECTED
|Shreetika Singh ELECTED
|Connor Clayton ELECTED
|Alex Lee ELECTED
|Patrick Grady ELECTED
|Danielle Hayden ELECTED
|Emily Sexauer ELECTED
|Matthew Borja ELECTED
|Connor Lauer ELECTED
|Kiera Johnson ELECTED
|Clement Lupton IV
If you have any questions, please direct them to the Elections and Disputes Commission at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Agenda for the Student Senate
Minutes for the Student Senate
Roll Call for the Student Senate
Hey Patriots! Here’s a sneak peek of what we’ve been working on for you. As always, feel free to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to stay in the loop! @MasonStudentGov.
Spring Election results were announced on April 18th. Congratulations to all the newly elected Senators and our President-elect Nathaniel Pittman and new Vice President-elect Gabriela Peda. Check out the full election results here: http://bit.ly/1Sdvmiz
Lunch with President Cabrera – April 25th
Ever wanted a chance to chat with our University President Dr. Cabrera? He’ll be having lunch with students in the JC Atrium on April 25th from 12 – 1:30 pm. Register ASAP to secure your spot! http://bit.ly/1qh2awj
2016-2017 Tuition Town Hall – April 25th
Next Monday, Senior Vice President of Administration and Finance, J.J. Davis, and Vice President of University Life, Rose Pascarell, will be giving us the details of next year’s proposed tuition increase. Come to our Tuition Town Hall to learn more and ask questions! We’ll be in Merten Hall Room 1201 from 1:30 pm to 3 pm.
Recent Legislation: Resolutions 31, 33
Today at our weekly Senate meeting there will be two resolutions discussed. The resolutions are: Resolution #31: A Resolution to Incorporate Sexual Assault Resources on Campus into University Syllabi and Resolution #33: A Resolution to Recommend the Establishment of a Fair Trade Steering Committee. To read more about these resolutions, stay updated with our legislation log here: http://sg.gmu.edu/legislation-log-3/
Weekly Senate Meeting
Our weekly Student Senate Meetings are always open to the public! This week, the Senate will be discussing multiple resolutions supporting events and initiatives for the Mason Community. Join us on Thursday, April 21st at 4:30 pm in Merten Hall room 1201 to learn more about what the Student Senate has been working on.
We’ve had such a great time working for you all this year. We hope you enjoy the rest of your semester and have a great summer!
The Executive Branch is comprised of various positions appointed by the Student Body President and Vice President. They serve in directed liaison roles to serve the Mason community through various projects, events and initiatives. If you’re interested in serving on the Executive Branch of Student Government for the 2016-2017 academic year, visit http://sg.gmu.edu/get-involved/ and apply now!
On April 18th, the Elections and Disputes Commission announced the winners of the Student Government Spring 2016 Election. The following individuals have been elected to serve in term for the 2015-2016 academic year. Below are a list of the announced winners, as well as the official report released by the EDC. Additionally, the report will be made available in the Office of Student Involvement (on the following Advisors’ doors: Sara Heming, Phil Mcdaniel, and Jennifer Khoo) until Friday, April 29th, 2016. For more information, please email SGEDC@gmu.edu. Congratulations to our newly elected leaders and thank you to all the Patriots who voted!
For interested freshmen and transfer students entering Mason in the Fall 2016 semester, there will be a fall election to fill the remaining 10 seats of the Student Senate reserved specifically for you. For more information on that timeline, keep checking this website sg.gmu.edu or email Advisor Sarah Heming at email@example.com.
EDC Official Election Report (please click):
- Certification of Results
- FINAL RESULTS
- SPRING 2016 Election Report
Student Body President & Vice President Elects:
- Nathaniel Pittman & Gabriela Peda
Student Senators-Elect (30):
- Nick Webb
- Greg Warren
- Ryan Powers
- Matthew Eiman
- Benjamin Olsen
- Hannah Carse
- Davide Genoese-Zerbi
- Cammie Wires
- Ja’Lisha Urquhart
- Jessica Green
- Danielle Gonyo
- Rebekah Pettine
- Nada Alabbar
- Keandra Diamond
- Nicholas Fisch
- Brendan Sullivan
- Caleb Kitchen
- Jalen Stubblefield
- Caitlin Lively
- Frederick Edwards
- Alicia Cedeño
- Jacob Koltisko
- Cody Pasielski
- Grant Pitarys
- John Helbling
- Meeghan Schrecongost
- James Anderson
- Kristian Scott
- Ahmed Mohammed
- William Acevedo