The student body needs SGA to step up

By Harrison Neville When I first got involved with The Alabamian back in 2018, I was surprised to discover that we did not do anything to cover SGA senate meetings. I brought this up as…

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SGA passes first bill of the school year

By Harrison Neville In the recent SGA meeting, the SGA Senate passed their first bill in their current one-year term. Bill 2021-B-001, titled “Replacement of the sand court volleyball net” was brought to the floor by…

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SGA puts forward resolution thanking COVID-19 task force

By: Wesley Hyde During University Committee reports of the Feb. 3 meeting, SGA vice president Natalie Seevers shared updates from the prior Campus Dining Committee meeting.  First Was that Pita Pit, the campuses newest dining option has been performing well…

SGA Town Hall for human trafficking awareness

On Wednesday, Jan. 27, SGA hosted a Town Hall to raise awareness around the issue of sex trafficking.   Two speakers, Ellie Friedman and Abby Grace Worrell of the Guardian Group in partnership with the Junior…

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SGA recap September 2 and 9

The first SGA meeting was held on Sept. 2. During executive officer reports, SGA President Thomas Dillard brought up the state of the dining hall, noting lower turnout than usual. Then, the senators brought up possibly acquiring more…

Bi-weekly SGA recap

The Jan. 23 Senate meeting began with an executive officer report presented by SGA President Tori Irvin regarding a survey sent out to the student body gauging the interest in extending the University’s Thanksgiving break in exchange for a shorter summer.   The survey stated that students would need…

Meet the 2017 SGA Candidates

Candidates were asked pre-prepared questions as well as questions from the audience. Photo by Katie Compton. On Monday, March 13, UM’s Student Government Association (SGA) hosted their annual debate in Farmer Hall. Attendees got the…