Student Government Assembly Discusses Minimum Wage, the Mold Situation and Gourmet Dining at Fourth Meeting

by Taylor Brethauer, Editor-in-Chief Student Government had multiple announcements and points of discussion, including important updates for several committees, at this week’s assembly meeting held on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at noon in Kelly 4B. Minimum Wage Discussion Vice President of Residential Affairs Isabel Quinones spoke briefly about the Resident Student Association (RSA) dorm hall visits that have been happening across campus within the previous weeks. She said … Continue reading Student Government Assembly Discusses Minimum Wage, the Mold Situation and Gourmet Dining at Fourth Meeting

Budget Cuts Hit All Clubs on Manhattan’s Campus

by Megan Dreher & August Kissel Features Editor & Web Editor On June 26, 2018, all club leaders were notified of a minimum 11.6 percent cut of all club budgets effective at the beginning of the Fall 2018 semester. According to Student Government and Student Engagement, this cut was decided upon after careful evaluation and a strategic break down of budgets carried out by Student Government every … Continue reading Budget Cuts Hit All Clubs on Manhattan’s Campus

2018 Student Government Campaigns

by GARRETT KEIDEL & ALEXA SCHMIDT, Asst. Editors The annual student government campaign ended in late March. The parties’ campaigning took place from March 22 through 26, and the election was held from noon on March 27 through noon on March 28. There were three parties that campaigned this year: The Jasper Shore: The Lasallian Experience, B.E.S.T of the Bronx and the Jasper Student Union, led … Continue reading 2018 Student Government Campaigns

Jaycie Cooper Elected Student Body President as B.E.S.T. of the Bronx Party Sweeps Election

by TAYLOR BRETHAUER & JOE LIGGIO, Editor-In-Chief & Asst. News Editor After some intense campaigning, results are in on the 2017-2018 Student Government elections, with the Manhattan College student body handing victory to the B.E.S.T. of the Bronx party. Headed by president-elect Jaycie Cooper and vice president-elect Jara Giner, the party will be filling nine spots on Student Government’s Executive Board in a win over Jasper Shore: … Continue reading Jaycie Cooper Elected Student Body President as B.E.S.T. of the Bronx Party Sweeps Election

Student Government Assembly Meeting

Student government held an assembly meeting in Kelly Commons room 5A this past Wednesday, Feb. 7 at 12 p.m. Assembly meetings are open to all members of the Manhattan College student body. After Micaela Bishop, student body president, called the meeting to order and roll call was taken, junior class representative Liam Moran took the floor to question the minutes from the assembly meeting two … Continue reading Student Government Assembly Meeting

First Student Assembly Meeting for the Spring Semester

Manhattan College’s Student Government held their first Student Assembly meeting of the semester this past Wednesday, Jan. 24. Discussions during this meeting ranged from the college’s new hashtag, #JaspersFoodShare, the new campus life channel and plans for senior week. The meeting commenced with the swearing-in of new members of the student court that was supposed to take place during the past fall semester, but was … Continue reading First Student Assembly Meeting for the Spring Semester

Assembly Talks Transfer Credits, Wi-Fi at Third Meeting

The Manhattan College Student Government Assembly met Wednesday for its third open meeting of the academic year. The meeting, which was notable for its absences among Assembly members, was called to order shortly after noon in Kelly 4B by President Micaela Bishop. The floor went first to Vice President for Club Administration Patrick Maurer, who discussed his plans to review club proposals starting this week. … Continue reading Assembly Talks Transfer Credits, Wi-Fi at Third Meeting

Student Government Inaugural Dinner

by August Kissel and Megan Dreher Editor and Asst. Editor On Monday, April 10, the newly elected Student Government officials gathered together at the annual Inaugural Dinner to celebrate their victories and to step into their new positions. Family, friends, and faculty of the college attended the event as the students were welcomed warmly to the Student Engagement team. The night entailed hors d’oeuvres, a buffet … Continue reading Student Government Inaugural Dinner

Student Government Inaugural Dinner

By August Kissel and Megan Dreher On Monday, April 10, the newly elected Student Government officials gathered together at the annual Inaugural Dinner to celebrate their victories and to step into their new positions. Family, friends, and faculty of the college attended the event as the students were welcomed warmly to the Student Engagement team. The night entailed hors d’oeuvres, a buffet dinner, and a … Continue reading Student Government Inaugural Dinner