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John Schurer ’21 wins SGA presidential election in landslide victory

John Schurer '21, elected SGA president. COURTESY PHOTO

By ABIGAIL CHANG

April 17, 2020

The student body elected John Schurer ’21 president of the Student Government Association (SGA) for the upcoming school year. Schurer won by a landslide, receiving 1,081 votes (77.27% of the 1,399 total votes cast). He ran against Arthur Martins ’22.5 and Myles Maxie ’22, who received 183 votes (13.08...

Meet the candidates

Meet the candidates

By ABIGAIL CHANG

April 15, 2020

Our SGA correspondent sits down — figuratively, of course — with this year’s president and co-chair candidates.

The Campus’s guide to this year’s SGA elections

The Campus’s guide to this year’s SGA elections

By NEWS STAFF

April 12, 2020

Here's what you need to know about this week's SGA elections.

Your input matters to Community Council

By JOHN GOSSELIN

January 23, 2020

A committee appointed by Community Council will soon conduct a review of specialty housing at the College.

Community Council: A semester in review

By TONY SJODIN

December 5, 2019

From the dissolution of the commons systems to the imminent installation of security cameras, Community Council has overseen a variety of non-academic developments this semester.

External Reviewers Assess Impact of Commons System

By JAMES FINN and SABINE POUX

January 17, 2019

An external review committee has released a report evaluating the commons system and delineating areas of potential improvement as a continuation of the college’s “How Will We Live Together” residential life assessment.

Our Community in Context

By KYLE WRIGHT

November 15, 2017

Last spring, I was elected by the student body to co-chair Community Council. This is sometimes surprising to me given how few students know what Community Council is. I can’t help but also notice that Community Council is sometimes nebulous for faculty and staff. In this column, I will share and ...

Community Council Update

By John Gosselin, Senior Writer

May 10, 2017

At Community Council’s May 2 meeting, Associate Professor of French William Poulin-Deltour introduced a letter from faculty which suggests taking several steps to prepare Middlebury for changes to immigration policy under the Trump administration. The steps include establishing a response team of faculty and...

Community Council Update

By John Gosselin, Senior Writer

April 26, 2017

At the April 11 meeting, Director of Financial Aid Operations Michael McLaughlin and Associate Vice President for Financial Services Operations David Provost discussed how outside financial aid impacts the college’s financial aid for students at Middlebury. They explained that financial aid at Middleb...

Community Council Update

By Emma Dunlap

February 25, 2015

On February 16, 2015, Cate Costley ’15 and Alison Maxwell ’15 of the SGA Honor Code Committee attended this week’s Community Council meeting. They presented a drafted amendment to the constitution of Middlebury’s Honor Code and received feedback from Community Council members. Maxwell said, “The...

Community Council Update

By Emma Dunlap

February 11, 2015

Community Council met on Monday, Jan. 19, to continue its conversation about the possibility of lifting restrictions that prevent students from arriving on campus the Saturday before Winter Term. This discussion was made in response to the frequency with which students encounter travel issues. Commu...

Community Council Update

By Emma Dunlap

November 19, 2014

Community Council had several guest students attend the meeting on November 10, 2014 that offered new perspectives on student social life at Middlebury. The council discussed current issues surrounding social life at Middlebury as well as how the council can create a forum to continue discussing possibl...

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