UR Politics

March 31 presidential debate gives UR a look into SA hopefuls

While the candidates explained the ideal relationship between student government and administration, a small mechanical whirr could be heard from…

Medallion Program workshop ends abruptly after student-moderator conflict

Group participation was encouraged, with Getnick specifically noting that she wanted people “to feel like they can ask questions.” The engagement part of the event was honored by Getnick ending the call in the middle of a statement by a recent graduate.

Painted tunnels to be fully reset, still a no-go for student work

The tunnels underneath the academic quad are getting a full white-out before the start of the fall semester, after a year and a half of no new paint. 

Candidate profile: William Bothe & Zach Sussman

Voting starts April 13 at noon on CCC.

Candidate profile: Syed Sabeet Raza Kazmi & Rusama Haque

Voting starts April 13 at noon on CCC.

Gorka wins SA presidency

Junior Justyna Gorka and running mate junior Marc Haddad garnered 636 votes, defeating the opposing ticket — sophomores Ian Krager and Izzy Murphy — by 108.

Candidate profile: Justyna Gorka and Marc Haddad

The Ticket: Justyna Gorka, Class of 2021. Marc Hadad, Class of 2021.

2020 SA presidential debate highlights

In UR’s first-ever SA presidential debate over Zoom, juniors Justyna Gorka and Marc Haddad emphasized government reform and community outreach,…

Candidate profile: Ian Krager and Izzy Murphy

The Ticket: Ian Krager, Class of 2022. Izzy Murphy, Class of 2022.

SA and Class Council campaigns kick off online, voting begins Sunday

The voting period for all open positions starts April 5 at noon on CCC, and runs till April 7. Campaigns began online on Sunday.