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To celebrate LGBTQA+ history month, SGA raised a newly designed pride flag over Centennial Common Oct. 2./ Photo by Dylan Shen
To celebrate LGBTQA+ history month, SGA raised a newly designed pride flag over Centennial Common Oct. 2./ Photo by Dylan Shen

Modern pride flag flies over Centennial

A redesigned pride flag was raised above Centennial Common Oct. 2 in recognition of LGBTQA+ history month. The new flag features brown and black bands above the iconic rainbow stripes to highlight the experiences of people of color within the LGTBQA+ community and will fly alongside the U.S. flag for the duration of what is dubbed ‘OUTober.’

by × October 11, 2017 × 0 comments

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SGA passes resolutions to support strike, rename Columbus Day
Photo by Lauren Scornavacca

SGA passes resolutions to support strike, rename Columbus Day

Student senators passed resolutions to support Northeastern dining hall workers’ efforts toward raising salaries and to change Northeastern’s observance of Columbus day to Indigenous People’s Day at their session Monday.

by × October 5, 2017 × 0 comments

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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

Editorials, Opinion

Student Government Association offices are located on the third floor of Curry Student Center. / Photo by Lauren Scornavacca

Editorial: Students deserve transparency from SGA, administration

  Student Government Association (SGA) elections this year were contentious and dramatic. They entered the spotlight in a way that most of us at The Huntington News haven’t seen in our time at Northeastern. Though election results have now been released, it is far from time to stop paying attention […]

by × March 30, 2017 × 0 comments

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Aoun speaks to SGA senate about leadership
Senators vote at a meeting Monday after the meeting kicked off with an address from university President Joseph E. Aoun. / Photo by Kaitlyn Budion

Aoun speaks to SGA senate about leadership

Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun spoke to the Student Government Association (SGA) about leadership and community at its senate meeting Monday.

by × March 29, 2017 × 1 comment

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The Student Government Association Elections Committee issued the campaign of Suchira Sharma and Paulina Ruiz, left, a demerit Thursday and dropped charges from two grievance hearings against the campaign of Alex Bender and Jake Grondin./Photos courtesy the Suchira + Paulina: “Believe in More” and ReNUal campaigns
The campaigns of Suchira Sharma and Paulina Ruiz, left, and Alex Bender and Jake Grondin, right, are facing controversy in their runs for Student Government Association president and executive vice president. / Photos courtesy the Suchira + Paulina: "Believe in More" and ReNUal campaigns

Student government race marred by controversial campaign conduct

With voting for the leaders of Student Government Association (SGA) scheduled to end Thursday, the Suchira + Paulina ticket faces charges of libelous campaigning, while the ReNUal slate confronts criticism over its social media usage and the absence of sexual assault policy in its platfor

by × March 22, 2017 × 3 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: Student body president endorses Suchira Sharma
Current Student Body President Elliot Horen (left) endorses Suchira Sharma (right), who is currently executive vice president. Voting on myNEU will be open until Thursday, Mar. 23. Photo courtesy SGA

Letter: Student body president endorses Suchira Sharma

A vote for Suchira is a vote for a tireless advocate and a bold leader.

by × March 17, 2017 × 2 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

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Op-ed: Referendum initiative aims to include NU neighbors

Northeastern, among other urban universities, is a huge catalyst of gentrification.

by × March 2, 2017 × 1 comment