Student Government Association Blog

Pardon Our Dust

“Pardon our dust”

Welcome back to campus Skyhawks! SGA is extremely excited for the brand new year ahead. We have recently been relocated to room A111 in the commons, which is across from our prior location. The rooms which previously were the SGA Executive Finance Chair and Treasurer offices are now the locations for the Stonehill radio station, WSHL 91.3. We are still in the process of organizing and decorating the new SGA office so pardon the mess! Feel free to stop by to say hi, ask us questions, or share your ideas with us anytime!

We already have multiple activities planned for the upcoming weeks. We hope to see you all attending the various events occurring throughout the Stonehill community including:

September 3rd

  • Brother Mike’s Concert Series: Brett Young

September 4th:

  • Activity Fair
  • Bingo

September 5th:

  • Hillapalooza
  • Think Fast Game Show

September 6th:

  • Newport Beach Trip

SGA is also launching the It’s on US Campaign which is an awareness campaign to help put an end to sexual assault on college campuses.  Those who sign the pledge of this campaign make a personal commitment to step off the sidelines and be part of the solution to campus sexual assault. Many colleges have adopted this campaign and the organization provides a lot of support and materials for them to do so.  Please be on the look-out for events supporting this campaign! You can learn more about this campaign and view a clip of our promotional video below.

Campaign Website: http://itsonus.org/

Promotional Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7bM89ribzjM

First year elections are also coming up! SGA is a wonderful way to get involved on campus. It’s a great leadership experience and also the perfect opportunity to meet students from all class years. The dates for the 2019 SGA Class Committee Elections are:

Nominations: September 2 – 8

Campaigning: September 9 – 18

Voting: September 16 – 18

Keep an eye out for the upcoming campaigns and make sure to support your fellow class mates by voting!

The first SGA senate will be held Monday, September 21st @ 11:30 – 12:45 in Cleary Dining hall. Please know that anyone is welcome to join us anytime, whether you would just like to listen in on the discussion or present your ideas to the group.

Good luck with the new school year and we look forward to working with you!

 

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