The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

Kevin Holechko (right), SGA president and senior, and Magoli Garcia (left), SGA vice president and junior, were an uncontested match for the 2022 spring presidential election.

SGA to improve effectiveness through research, College of Communication committee approved

Kiersten Riedford, News Editor September 25, 2022

In the spring 2021 Student Government Association (SGA) election, 595 students voted for the presidential race. In the spring 2022 election, the number of students who voted in the presidential race reduced...

Kevin Holechko (right), SGA president and senior, and Magoli Garcia (left), SGA vice president and junior, were an uncontested match for the 2022 spring presidential election.

The results are in: SGA announces election results, make goals for future

Patrick Sloan-Turner, Staff Writer May 15, 2022

In addition to the transition of power at the top of the university, there has also been a recent change in leadership within the student body. On May 7, DePaul’s Student Government Association (SGA)...

Candidates announce their campaigns for SGA

Candidates announce their campaigns for SGA

Audrey Leib, SGA Beat Writer April 10, 2022

The DePaul Student Government Association (SGA) started its annual spring elections. Candidate applications are open from April 11-27 and elections are May 2-5. Available positions include executive cabinet,...

(DePaul Student Government Association)

DePaul SGA Judicial Board to investigate allegations of spring quarter election rule violations

Theodora Koulouvaris, Staff Writer May 27, 2021

The Judicial Board of DePaul’s Student Government Association (SGA) will hold a hearing Thursday to investigate allegations of rule violations in the organization’s recent election. SGA announced...

FILE-Watfae Zayed (left) and Kevin Holechko (right) were named next years Student Government Association president and vice president.

SGA election: Watfae Zayed, Kevin Holechko voted next president and vice president

Rebecca Meluch, News Editor May 14, 2021

Students voted in DePaul junior Watfae Zayed and sophomore Kevin Holechko as President and Vice President of the university’s Student Government Association. SGA’s 2020-2021 election outcomes were...

DePaul University Lincoln Park campus.

SGA discusses sustainability, Campus Connect software at last general body meeting of the quarter

Theodora Koulouvaris, Staff Writer November 15, 2020

Three DePaul employees with knowledge of DePaul’s student information system joined the Student Government Association during its last general body meeting of the quarter on Thursday to discuss replacing...

DePaul University Lincoln Park campus.

SGA announces election results

Theodora Koulouvaris and Corey Schmidt October 24, 2020

DePaul’s Student Government Association (SGA) announced the results of its elections Friday evening.  Adora Catherine Alava won the race for senator for community and government relations defeating...

DePaul University Lincoln Park campus.

SGA makes changes to elections process in light of Covid-19

Theodora Koulouvaris and Corey Schmidt October 18, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has altered many ways in which DePaul’s Student Government Association (SGA) functions — including how it holds its general body meetings. As SGA has adapted to the global health...

Gisselle Cervantes (left) and Landon Campbell (right) at last year’s Meet the Candidates event.

DePaul student government races go largely uncontested

Emma Oxnevad, Assistant News Editor May 13, 2019

Winning candidates in this year’s Student Government Association (SGA) election were announced Sunday in a largely uncontested race. Many of the candidates this year ran unopposed. Anna Pierce, SGA’s...

Marlee Chlystek / The DePaulia

DePaul Student Government Association candidates prepare for upcoming election

Emma Oxnevad, Asst. News Editor May 6, 2019

Candidates for DePaul Student Government Association (SGA) advocated for their campaigns at the Meet the Candidates event on Friday. Submissions to apply to run for SGA office were due by May 1, and the...

SGA rolls out candidates for first-year positions

Evan Sully, Staff Writer October 1, 2018

Five freshmen emerged as candidates for the 11 senate seats at Student Government Association’s (SGA) “Meet the Candidates” event on Thursday. Three candidates, Lenin M. Plazas, Ankit Pal and Maya...

(DePaul Student Government Association)

Commentary: Student Gov. elections were undemocratic

Benjamin Conboy, Managing Editor April 30, 2018

It’s surprisingly easy to run for the President of the United States. You’re qualified to run if you are at least 35 years old and a natural-born citizen who has lived in the U.S. That, when combined...

Load More Stories