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SGA's role in campus change is performative

SGA’s role in campus change is performative

Benjamin Gonzalez February 25, 2020

Illustration by Andrea NebhutWhat is the purpose of a student government? Who is it made for? According to our own Student Government Association's (SGA) constitution, its first purpose is to "[advocate]...

SGA should be more consistent allocators

SGA should be more consistent allocators

Editorial Board November 14, 2019

In Fall 2009, Trinity’s Association of Student Representatives (ASR), known to us today as SGA, absorbed the duties of the Student Finance Board, a group that comprised students and faculty members...

Tune in each week for Kathleen Creedon's SGA summaries. SGA meets at 6 p.m. on Mondays in the Waxahachie Room in Coates University Center.

Previously, on SGA: Budget, Twist It, Pull It

Kathleen Creedon April 8, 2018

This covers the SGA meeting on April 2. CAMPUS CLIMATE CHECK Senator Emeritus Samy Abdallah, senior, noted the construction going on behind the Bell Center and by the football field. Abdallah asked if...

Tune in each week for Kathleen Creedon's SGA summaries. SGA meets at 6 p.m. on Mondays in the Waxahachie Room in Coates University Center.

Previously, on SGA: New Year, New Senate

Kathleen Creedon January 24, 2018

This issue covers the first meeting of the year, Jan. 22. INDUCTIONS New SGA senators and cabinet members gathered in the Skyline Dining Room for a short induction ceremony. After quick speeches from...

Daniela Montufar Soria at an International Humanitarian Crisis Initiative lecture on Syrian
refugees Wednesday, November 29 in the Fiesta Room. photo by Amani Canada, photo editor

Little Trinity help for international students’ financial struggles

Kara Killinger December 1, 2017

Daniela Montúfar Soria never thought she’d be walking into the financial aid office asking for more money. Her father’s job in Mexico had been stable, and the university had given her sufficient scholarship...

Tune in each week for Kathleen Creedon's SGA summaries. SGA meets at 6 p.m. on Mondays in the Waxahachie Room in Coates University Center.

Previously on SGA: Tampon Time!

Kathleen Creedon October 12, 2017

With additional reporting by news reporter Cathy Terrace CAMPUS CLIMATE CHECK Senator Lena Dennington brought up first-year Shubhankar Singh's concerns about Wi-Fi on campus. Singh noticed that the Wi-Fi...

graphic by Tyler Herron

Former senator: SGA advocates for you

Calista Struby October 12, 2017

I decided to run for Student Government Association (SGA) at the end of election season last year in part as a reaction to the lack of efficacy I noticed during the presidential election. I ran with the...

NEWS 4 reporter Ashlei King speaks to Trinity senior Jonah Wendt about the national nonprofit he co-founded, Students for Opioid Solutions. photo provided by Manfred Wendt

SOS: Senior leads opioid OD response initiative

Daniel Conrad October 3, 2017

Students for Opioid Solutions (SOS), a startup nonprofit co-founded by Trinity senior Jonah Wendt, aims to eliminate opioid overdoses on college campuses nationwide. As executive director of SOS, Wendt...

Prowlers and auditioning students dance during try-outs. Photo by Allison Wolff

Prowlers expand budget, members to promote dance and pep

Meredith Goshell September 7, 2017

Last Thursday, the Prowlers, a Trinity dance team and spirit organization, had their tryouts for the 2017"“2018 academic year. The student-run club promotes wellness of mind and body for students interested...

SGA’s cabinet deliberates with senators in a room filled with Greek life members. photo by Osvaldo Veloz

SGA schedules crucial USO budget meeting

Jeff Sullivan April 28, 2017

The Student Government Association (SGA) approved the spirit of Greek Council's budget after President Nick Santulli vetoed the Senate's decision to deny last week. No other business was conducted during...

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