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Associated Student Government dances to gain more Facebook fans

Claire Brown

October 12, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

If 1,500 people "like" the Associated Student Government on Facebook by Friday, the executive committee will do the chicken dance, said Matt Bellassai, ASG's public relations vice president. ASG held its first senate meeting o...

ASG pushes for new student center

Peter Larson

October 9, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

As University President Morton O. Schapiro and the administration work on the University's Strategic Plan to kick off a major fundraising campaign, the Associated Student Government will begin a petition campaign Monday to ra...

ASG election fills every senate seat

Annie Chang

October 6, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

For the first time in more than three years, there won't be a single empty senate seat in Northwestern's Associated Student Government. ASG President Claire Lew said filling all 49 senate seats was one of her main goals this term...

Former ASG presidents find time in office beneficial for future

Lilia Hargis

May 26, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

Former Associated Student Government presidents Patrick Keenan-Devlin (Weinberg and Bienen '06), Jonathan Webber (Weinberg '08) and Neal Sales-Griffin (SESP '09) said their time spent as chief executive of the student body ch...

Past, present ASG leaders remember McGee’s ‘crazy’ dedication

Lark Turner

May 26, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

Former Associated Student Government President Mike McGee is "literally crazy," said current President Claire Lew."He talks to himself out loud around other people," the SESP junior said. "But in a serious sense, he's crazy in ...

ASG funds Dillo Day fireworks

Lilia Hargis

May 25, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

A fireworks show will provide the grand finale to this year's Dillo Day festivities, Mayfest co-chairs Katie Halpern and Michael Gebhardt announced at Associated Student Government's Senate meeting Wednesday night, after Senate vo...

Commission Impossible?

Sean Collins Walsh

May 25, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

On the eve of the Associated Student Government's 2009 presidential runoff, a viral e-mail changed the course of the election.The message, which Academic Vice President-elect Muhammad Safdari initially sent to his campaign team, acc...

Lobbying to put the student back in ASG

Lauren Kelleher

May 23, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

This is part one of The Daily's five-part series on Associated Student Government. Check back throughout the week for further installments, with one story being released each day.In an otherwise routine interview with The Daily las...

ASG holds committee election, passes emergency legislation

Lilia Hargis

May 18, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

Associated Student Government Senate held elections Wednesday evening for the Student Appropriations Finance Committee and the Residence Hall Association/Residential College Board Election Committee.The SAFC is a 12-member committee...

Rewind: The Daily live blogs the ASG funding meeting

May 10, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

<a href="http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=86d7da38d3" >The Daily live blogs the ASG funding meeting</a>...

ASG Senate starts student groups funding process, discusses appointments

Lilia Hargis

May 4, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Student Government

Associated Student Government began the process for funding student groups and discussed the selection of new Executive Board members Wednesday.Funding recommendations for A-status student groups were distributed to ASG senat...