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ASG approves $1.43 million in funding for 106 student groups

ASG approves $1.43 million in funding for 106 student groups

Atul Jalan, Reporter
June 8, 2019
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government, Top Stories

Associated Student Government approved $1.43 million in funding for 106 student groups after over two hours of debate during a Wednesday meeting. The figure represents one of the largest amounts ever approved by the organization and the first to be allocated under ASG’s new funding regime that splits fundi...

ASG introduces resolution to mandate CARE training for all ASG members

ASG introduces resolution to mandate CARE training for all ASG members

Atul Jalan, Reporter
May 29, 2019
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government, Top Stories

Senators introduced legislation on Wednesday to require all members of Associated Student Government to receive sexual health and support training from the University’s Center for Awareness, Response and Education. The bill is a further iteration of legislation passed by ASG in November 2017 that...

ASG officials and Greek councils strike deal to significantly reduce Greek representation within ASG Senate

ASG officials and Greek councils strike deal to significantly reduce Greek representation within ASG Senate

Atul Jalan, Reporter
May 28, 2019
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government, Top Stories

A new proposal would significantly reduce the number of Senate seats within the Associated Student Government apportioned to the four Greek councils on campus from 10 to four.

ASG urges Northwestern to quickly hire administrator to support LGBTQ students

ASG urges Northwestern to quickly hire administrator to support LGBTQ students

Wilson Chapman, Reporter
May 22, 2019
Filed under Administration, Campus, Homepage, Latest Stories, Student Government, Top Stories

Associated Student Government is circulating a petition demanding Northwestern speed up the hiring process for a new Multicultural Student Association assistant director to support LGBTQ students after the position was vacated in February.

Administrator discusses advancements, challenges for medical leave of absence policy during ASG Senate

Administrator discusses advancements, challenges for medical leave of absence policy during ASG Senate

Atul Jalan, Reporter
May 15, 2019
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Mona Dugo, Northwestern’s senior associate dean of students, discussed advancements in the University’s medical leave of absence program and remaining challenges it faces during Associate Student Government’s Wednesday Senate meeting. Throughout Dugo’s six-year tenure, she’s worked to improve...