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BSU hosts ASWSU candidate forum

JESSICA ZHOU | Evergreen reporter
March 8, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

The Black Student Union (BSU) hosted both ASWSU tickets to participate in a forum on Tuesday as part of an annual event .The two tickets discussed issues surrounding racism and the culture of violence toward minorities and how the candidates would address these issues on campus if they were elected.In resp...

J-board decides on allegations

From staff reports
March 7, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

The Judicial Board decided both allegations filed by ASWSU presidential candidate Zachary Anders against his opponent Jordan Frost not to be violations.According to the Judicial Board’s decision, the first allegation regarding posters in classrooms and the drone-use allegation do not to violate the by...

Matthew Morrow drops out of Senate race

From staff reports
March 6, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

An ASWSU senator has dropped out of this year’s senatorial race, and said he will run for an executive position as director of legislative affairs.Both executive tickets said they would consider Matthew Morrow for the position if they win, Morrow said. Regardless of who wins the ASWSU presidency, h...

Candidates make their cases

HALEY DONWERTH and CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporters
March 6, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="89fc2484-0268-11e7-8eee-df514b96425c"}}The ASWSU presidential tickets elaborated on their plans for handling campus issues like sexual assault prevention and protecting undocumented students at a debate on Sunday in the CUB Senior Ballroom.Presidential candidates Zachary Anders...

Board hears allegations over campaign poster use

TYLER WATSON | Evergreen reporter
March 6, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

The ASWSU Judicial Board heard on Friday an allegation that presidential candidate Zachary Anders filed last week against his opponent, alleging the Frost-Kalt campaign wrongfully placed campaign materials in a classroom.Anders said Jordan Frost and Garrett Kalt violated a WSU bylaw that outlines wh...

ASWSU presidential debate to be held on Sunday

From staff reports
March 3, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

The two ASWSU executive tickets will go head to head in a debate, which is being put on by the Election Board on Sunday.Doors for the debate will open at 6 p.m., with the event starting at 7 p.m. in the CUB Senior Ballroom, Election Board chairwoman Kourtni Jefson said.The debate will be moderated by t...

Anders cleared of libel allegation

CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporter
March 2, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

The ASWSU Judicial Board ruled at the Senate meeting Wednesday that the Anders-Amos campaign did not violate election bylaws when presidential candidate Zachary Anders tweeted what Jordan Frost called defamatory statements.This was the second of two rulings on allegations filed against the Ander-Amos...

Judicial Board rules ASWSU presidential candidate violated election bylaw

From staff reports
February 23, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

The ASWSU Judicial Board unanimously ruled that presidential candidate Zachary Anders was in violation of the ASWSU bylaws for changing his personal Twitter account to function as his official campaign account on Feb. 10.This was in violation of ASWSU bylaw 610.08, Chief Justice Eden Kelshaw said at W...

Board hears allegations over Twitter use

Board hears allegations over Twitter use

TYLER WATSON and SARAH OLSEN | Evergreen reporter and news editor
February 22, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="19328e96-f8cc-11e6-9e3f-93ee3abc67f3"}}The ASWSU Judicial Board held two hearings yesterday regarding the two election violation allegations filed against presidential candidate Zachary Anders.The board will decide on the two cases over the next few days and release its rul...

J-Board to hear violation allegations

CARMEN JARAMILLO and CODY COTTIER
February 15, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

Two election violation allegations were filed on Sunday and Monday against Zachary Anders, one of the ASWSU presidential candidates, for use of his personal Twitter account. The ASWSU Judicial Board discussed the alleged violations at a meeting on Monday night and both are scheduled for hearing...

Executives declare candidacy

From staff reports
February 13, 2017
Filed under 2017 ASWSU Election, ASWSU, News

The ASWSU 2017 election season began on Friday, with two presidential tickets announcing their candidacy.Zachary Anders and Jordan Frost will be running for president with Kai Amos and Garrett Kalt as their respective vice presidents.Anders and Amos said a vote for them is a vote for change, while Fros...