SGA to Fund Financial Aid for Lessons at Snow Bowl

By HANNAH BENSEN

November 15, 2018


Filed under News

On Sunday night, the Student Government Association (SGA) passed a Snow Bowl Scholarship Bill allocating $2,500 towards the scholarship fund.

New York Times Free Online Access Canceled; Library to Partner with SGA to Fund Next Academic Year

By PORTER BOWMAN

November 15, 2018


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Students will no longer have free access to the New York Times website and online archives after the Times increased the cost of campus-wide access in late October.

Faculty Vote to Divest

By BOCHU DING

November 8, 2018


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The faculty voted by a wide margin to endorse the Student Government Association (SGA) fossil fuel divestment bill in a Sense of the Faculty Motion on Friday, Nov. 2.

David Provost Talks College Finances

By MATT SMITH

November 8, 2018


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David Provost, the executive vice president for finance and administration, discussed the college’s long-term debt and the ways in which the office is working to stop the continued trend of increased student tuition in a talk on Friday, Nov. 2 as part of SGA’s “How Midd Works” initiative. He...

Parton, SGA Establish Support Group for Survivors

By KENZO OKAZAKI

October 25, 2018


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The counseling department at the Parton Center for Health and Wellness has formed a support group for students who are survivors of sexual violence.  The group will meet every Thursday beginning on Oct. 25. All of the services provided by this group will be free and confidential. The support g...

Notes from the SGA President

By NIA ROBINSON

October 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion

To give students and idea of where energy is being directed this semester...

Your SGA President: An Introduction

By NIA ROBINSON

September 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The first of a regular column by the student body president.

Residential Life Negotiations Reach SGA

Residential Life Negotiations Reach SGA

By ELIZABETH SAWYER

January 24, 2018


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After months of tense negotiations between residential life staff and college administrators, a bill calling for increased pay, training and support was introduced to the Student Government Association (SGA) on Sunday. The bill, entitled “Student Residential Life Revitalization and Just Compensation Act,” p...

SGA Voices Support For Minority Students

SGA Voices Support For Minority Students

By BEN DOHAN

December 6, 2017


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The Student Government Association (SGA) passed a resolution on Sunday titled “Support for Black and Minority Students,” which included calls for changed judicial practices and new training for faculty and staff. The vote was near unanimous, with only Cook Commons Senator Connor McCormick ’18 ab...

Students, Administrators Share Reactions to Town Hall

Students, Administrators Share Reactions to Town Hall

By SARAH ASCH

November 29, 2017


Filed under Features

After a tense town hall meeting in Mead Chapel on Wed., Nov. 8, students and administrators continue to work to address the issues that face the Middlebury Community. The town hall, which was co-sponsored by President Laurie Patton, the Student Government Association (SGA) and the Black Student Union (B...

SGA Institutes Financial Aid for J-Term Workshops

By BOCHU DING

November 15, 2017


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The Student Government Association (SGA) Finance Committee has allocated $2,500 to help students receiving financial aid pay for Winter Term workshops. The SGA has added other improvements intended to streamline the application process and improve accessibility to workshops. Every year, the Student Activities office ho...

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