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New Title IX procedures are designed to protect survivors and encourage students to report cases of assault and harassment. / Graphic courtesy of the Northeastern Student Government Association
New Title IX hearing procedures are designed to protect survivors and encourage students to report cases of assault, harassment and misconduct. / Photo courtesy of the Northeastern Student Government Association

NU changes Title IX sexual assault hearing process

The majority of the changes address how reports of sexual assault, sexual harassment, sexual exploitation, domestic violence, stalking and other prohibited offenses are investigated and tried. In the new policy, Title IX cases will be heard by a panel of two trained faculty members and one student instead of the general conduct board of five students.

by × September 13, 2017 × 0 comments

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The outside of the Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution in Ell Hall.
The SGA office is located on the second floor of Curry Student Center. / File photo by News staff

SGA executive cabinet announces Title IX changes, trayless dining

Northeastern’s Student Government Association announced fall policy changes including changes to the Title IX hearing process and trayless dining at its summer 2 senate meeting on Aug. 14.

by × September 1, 2017 × 0 comments

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Student Government Association offices are located on the third floor of Curry Student Center. / Photo by Lauren Scornavacca
Northeastern Student Government Association passed two new pieces of legislation Monday. / Photo by Lauren Scornavacca

SGA selects next year’s cabinet, passes two bills

Northeastern’s Student Government Association (SGA) chose next year’s cabinet—through both elections and appointments—and passed two pieces of legislation on Monday.

by × April 6, 2017 × 1 comment

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Suchira Sharma (left) currently serves as the SGA executive vice president and Paulina Ruiz is the vice president of student affairs. They will assume their new positions in May./Photo courtesy Suchira + Paulina: "Believe in More" campaign
Suchira Sharma (right) currently serves as the SGA executive vice president and Paulina Ruiz is the vice president of student affairs. They will assume their new positions in May./Photo courtesy Suchira + Paulina: "Believe in More" campaign

Sharma, Ruiz elected student body president and executive vice president

By Jasmine Heyward, news correspondent After a controversial Student Government Association (SGA) election season, Suchira Sharma and Paulina Ruiz won the election for Northeastern’s student body president and executive vice president (EVP), SGA announced Tuesday. With the victory, their slate, officially titled Suchira + Paulina: “Believe in More” is the […]

by × March 30, 2017 × 0 comments

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SGA candidates call for ‘ReNUal’ of housing, mental health services
Alex Bender (right), a sophomore industrial engineering student, and Jake Grondin (left), a sophomore biology student, launched their "ReNUal" campaign for SGA president and executive vice president Monday.

SGA candidates call for ‘ReNUal’ of housing, mental health services

Sophomores Alex Bender and Jake Grondin launched their “ReNUal” campaign for Student Government Association (SGA) student body president and executive vice president Monday.

by × March 17, 2017 × 3 comments

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All-female SGA ticket asks students to ‘Believe in More’
Junior Suchira Sharma (left) and sophomore Paulina Ruiz (right) launched their campaign Monday as the first all-female and first all non-white ticket to run for Student Government Association (SGA) student body president and executive vice president.

All-female SGA ticket asks students to ‘Believe in More’

Junior Suchira Sharma and sophomore Paulina Ruiz launched their campaign Monday as the first all-female and first all non-white ticket to run for Student Government Association (SGA) student body president and executive vice president.

by × March 17, 2017 × 1 comment

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SGA discusses programs to increase student participation

SGA discusses programs to increase student participation

Northeastern’s Student Government Association (SGA) members discussed progress on the Rethink SGA initiative and other programs.

by × February 4, 2017 × 0 comments

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Op-Ed: Becoming comfortable with “majority black culture”

Op-Ed: Becoming comfortable with “majority black culture”

“When I was in seventh grade, a black kid in my English class told me I was black on the outside but white on the inside because I talked like a white kid. I told that kid that ‘if black people aren’t allowed to speak standard American English, I have no interest in being black, so that works out, doesn’t it?’”

by × February 18, 2016 × 2 comments