Post Tagged with: "Suchira Sharma"

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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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Northeastern's 120th class waits for Convocation to begin. / Photo by Glenn Billman
Northeastern's 120th class waits for Convocation to begin. / Photo by Glenn Billman

Convocation welcomes 120th class to campus

  By Glenn Billman, deputy news editor  President Joseph E. Aoun and Student Government Association President Suchira Sharma welcomed Northeastern’s 120th class Tuesday at Convocation by reminding them to stay innovative and stand up for their values. The hour-long ceremony, held in Matthews Arena, was a compilation of videos, a […]

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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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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 […]

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Town hall addresses student concerns on Northeastern development
The Student Experience Town Hall took place at the Alumni Center on Columbus Avenue. / Photo by Paxtyn Merten

Town hall addresses student concerns on Northeastern development

Students, administrators and Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) officers gathered Wednesday for a community meeting to discuss the way Northeastern interacts with the surrounding neighborhoods, especially regarding student housing and development.

by × March 27, 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 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

SGA Elections Committee issues second demerit to Suchira + Paulina

The Student Government Association (SGA) Elections Committee gave the Suchira + Paulina slate its second demerit point Thursday for libelous comments made by its campaign manager, despite both campaigns urging the committee to consider non-demerit sanctions.

by × March 24, 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

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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.

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