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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...

John Schurer for SGA president 

John Schurer for SGA president 

By EDITORIAL BOARD

April 16, 2020

The editorial board is proud to endorse John Schurer ’21 for SGA president.

In support of passionate, progressive politics

By KEITH CHATINOVER

April 16, 2020

"Instead of allowing yourself to become disillusioned by the prospect of a Biden candidacy, I challenge you to channel the disgust you might very well feel after this primary to motivate yourself. Get, or stay, involved."

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.

Middlebury voting guide

By HATTIE LEFAVOUR

February 27, 2020

This voting guide answers typical questions about the primary process and voting in Middlebury.

Let’s not sit this one out

By MIDDVOTE

February 27, 2020

It is a widely-held belief that the measure of a democracy is its ability to ensure free and fair elections for its people.

Student voting participation triples from 2014 to 2018 midterm elections

MiddVote members (from left to right) Kayla Lichtman ’21, Neta Kafka ’22.5, Paige Dickson ’21, Sophie Levine ’23, and Abby Denis ’21 run voting drive outside of McCullough Student Center for National Voter Registration Day.

By NORA PEACHIN

September 26, 2019

Student voting initiatives helped to boost the percentage of students who voted from 15% to 51% in four years.

Varsha Vijayakumar for SGA President

Varsha Vijayakumar for SGA President

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD

April 18, 2019

We are proud to endorse Varsha Vijayakumar for SGA President.

Notes from the SGA President

By NIA ROBINSON

April 11, 2019

Happy (kind of) spring everyone!

This Year, Let’s Close the Turnout Gap

This Year, Let’s Close the Turnout Gap

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD

November 1, 2018

This is a chance for voters to translate critiques of the Trump administration into tangible change by voting for ballot measures and candidates they feel represent their values. 

Local Elections are in Your Hands

Local Elections are in Your Hands

By HAYDEN DUBLOIS

November 1, 2018

If you’re not paying attention to what’s going on in our state and local races, now’s the time. Because your vote may very well be the deciding factor in an election.

Young People: You Should Care, Too

Young People: You Should Care, Too

By ETHAN SONNEBORN

November 1, 2018

It is clear that youth engagement in government and politics is more important than ever. 

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