The Daily Evergreen

A decade of ASWSU election violation allegations

HALEY DONWERTH | Evergreen reporter

February 28, 2017


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So far this year, four total election violation allegations have been filed against both ASWSU presidential tickets, while within the last 11 years more than 20 allegations were filed collectively.Three violation allegations were filed last year, two by former ASWSU presidential candidate Kevin Lindquist sho...

Profiles of the 2017 ASWSU presidential tickets

HALEY DONWERTH and CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporters

February 27, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, Features, News, WSU Pullman campus

Zachary Anders and Kai Amos{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="e28000fc-fcba-11e6-ad94-cf28451f5174"}}Zachary Anders and Kai Amos declared student fees, university accountability and participatory leadership to be the main concerns of their campaign.Anders said he thinks the amount of mandatory fees WSU stud...

Co-workers voice concerns over ISC president

CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporter

February 27, 2017


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Testimony from current and former International Student Council (ISC) executives states that President Kevin Lindquist has “bullied, disrespected and threatened fellow students” in his time as the head of the council.The impeachment hearing against Lindquist has yet to be scheduled, but the eviden...

Internal committee recommends impeachment for ISC president, freezes organization

From staff reports

February 23, 2017


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The ASWSU Internal Committee recommended impeachment for International Student Council (ISC) President Kevin Lindquist at the Senate meeting yesterday and froze the organization's charter at their committee meeting Feb. 17.The freeze means that ISC members are not able to operate officially as an organi...

Judicial Board rules ASWSU presidential candidate violated election bylaw

From staff reports

February 23, 2017


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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...

‘No human being is illegal’

‘No human being is illegal’

HALEY DONWERTH and ROSEMARIE BLUME | Evergreen reporters

February 23, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="e065f018-f9a1-11e6-b9c8-73504b11f15f"}}An ASWSU resolution in support of undocumented students passed at the Senate meeting Wednesday, with 17 WSU community members voicing their opinions during public testimony.“We are here today to take the stance that we are going...

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


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{{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...

Five Senate confirmations conflicted with bylaws

Five Senate confirmations conflicted with bylaws

CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporter

February 16, 2017


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The ASWSU Senate realized at its meeting Wednesday that it has improperly confirmed senators for the entire school year and has not operated in accordance with its bylaws.According to the bylaws in section 217.01, after a vacancy in the Senate opens up, the ASWSU president and vice president must hold...

J-Board to hear violation allegations

CARMEN JARAMILLO and CODY COTTIER

February 15, 2017


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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


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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...

Resolution supports international students

CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporter

February 9, 2017


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The ASWSU Senate voted unanimously on a resolution to show its support for international students affected by President Donald Trump’s executive order regarding immigration.Resolution 46-15, will be sent to every Washington state senator and representative in the U.S. Congress, as well as Governor J...

Beta Theta Pi members confirmed to Senate

Beta Theta Pi members confirmed to Senate

CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporter

February 8, 2017


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ASWSU Sen. Kyle Montgomery, confirmed on Feb. 1, recalled his friendship with Dash Mortell as a catalyst in his decision to run for the Senate.The Senate confirmed both Montgomery and Sen. Parker Ruehl to the positions of College of Communication senator and College of Arts and Sciences senator respe...

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