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Lubrano weighs in, firmly against online campaigning

Former student body president Matthew Lubrano, who is currently a graduate assistant at Marist, told me recently that he feels online campaigning is prohibitive of some key aspects of a prospective SGA office-holder. He says that student leaders need to … Continue reading

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Torres: Online campaigning ban like “when radio stations banned rock music”

In response to the debate over online campaigning, Marist student and former SGA elections commissioner Dan Torres sent me this statement: “I feel that online campaigning should be used in our elections because it can be a great equalizer in … Continue reading

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History! Voter turnout higher in this SGA election than any other

As I previously reported, SGA took several steps this year in order to increase voter turnout.  Two of the most noticeable initiatives were smart phone voting and a physical voting station that was set up in the Champagnat breezeway, a … Continue reading

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Full list of winners…

Here are your 2012-2013 Marist SGA members: Class of 2015 Historian Sarah Gaudio Secretary Carolyn Bugbee Treasurer Ignacio Andres Borbolla Vice President Ryan Ellman President Giananthony Damasco Class of 2014 Historian Hilary Wiggins Secretary Diana Dubs Treasurer Alexandra Makowski Vice … Continue reading

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DiBlasi wins student body presidency

By a vote total of 837 to 756 , current 2013 class president Paul DiBlasi won the student body presidential election over the current senate speaker Michael Johnson. “Andrew Paulsen told us to prepare a short 30 second speech for … Continue reading

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It’s Election Day(s)!

The time has arrived to pick next year’s Marist Student Government.  You can access the voting site through the Marist home page (www.marist.edu).   Voting runs from now through this Wednesday, February 29th at 3pm. If you still are unsure … Continue reading

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SGA candidates make their cases at speech night

Last night we heard opening statements in this campaign season from students running for the various SGA positions that will be voted on next Monday through Wednesday.  Due to the fact that several candidates will be running unopposed, there are … Continue reading

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