Staff Editorial

SGA elections endorsement Each year, the Newswire conducts thorough interviews with all approved Student Government Association (SGA) executive tickets and subsequently releases an official endorsement of the ticket we believe is the most qualified. This year, our decision was difficult, as both tickets had well-planned platforms and strong performances in the interviews. We were impressed by both tickets’ candor and ability to communicate their ideas and concerns in the debate we hosted in conjunction with the Board of Elections. Nonetheless, after careful consideration, one ticket ultimately stood out as the best choice for Xavier. The Newswire endorses Jake Haigis, Megan … Continue reading Staff Editorial

SGA Elections: Tickets begin campaign

  Two tickets interested in becoming the next Student Government Association (SGA) executive officers announced their campaigns and began canvassing on Feb. 1. The winning ticket will serve a shortened term (April to December, 2015) after election reforms were announced for the 2015-16 school year. The Board of Elections and the Newswire will host a debate between the two tickets at 6 p.m. on Feb. 10 in Gallagher Student Center. Elections will take place on Feb. 12 and 13, and students can learn more about each ticket by attending campaigning events and visiting each ticket’s Facebook page. Continue reading SGA Elections: Tickets begin campaign