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Former Election Board member claims flawed election

Former Election Board member claims flawed election

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

A member of the ASWSU Election Board resigned soon after the election, saying the student government failed to look into possible violations and problems with voting. Mariela Frias, a second-year communication major, stepped down from her post on the Election Board on March 10, the Saturday following...

Election Board to hear campaign poster dispute

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU Election Board will hold a hearing Thursday night to gather testimony regarding a potential misuse of an outside group’s resources in support of a campaign. ASWSU Business College Sen. Ryan O’Dea, who supported President-elect Savannah Rogers and Vice President-elect Tyler Parchem, allegedly...

Election Board cancels ASWSU special elections

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

March 19, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, Local elections, News

ASWSU will no longer hold a special election for College of Agriculture, Human and Natural Resource Sciences students. Bradley Warren, ASWSU Election Board chair, said Alec Solemslie, a junior School of Environment student who was running for CAHNRS senator, chose to withdraw from the special election...

ASWSU to hold special election for CAHNRS

ASWSU to hold special election for CAHNRS

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

March 18, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU will hold a special election specifically for the College of Agriculture, Human and Natural Resource Sciences students, some of whom were not able to vote for their senator during the regular election earlier this month. Election Board Chair Bradley Warren said CAHNRS students will have another...

ASWSU Senate supports multicultural plaza plan

ASWSU Senate supports multicultural plaza plan

DAN DOUCET, Evergreen reporter

March 8, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU senators passed a resolution in support of naming the plaza on top of Terrell Library the “Multicultural Greek Plaza” at its weekly meeting. The resolution urges WSU administration to dedicate the plaza to the multicultural Greek community at WSU to help bring attention to those organizations...

Hyllseth has high standards for pres, VP

Hyllseth has high standards for pres, VP

BAILEY CAMPBELL, Evergreen reporter

March 8, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU presidential and vice-presidential candidates Harald Hyllseth and Devon Holze gathered with friends and supporters at Holze’s Greek chapter at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night to await election results. Their campaign earned just under 2,000 votes, about 46 percent of the total vote, according...

VetMed students excluded from vote for their senators

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

Students in the College of Veterinary Medicine have been unable to vote for the four ASWSU Senate positions that represent them, in what students leaders from the college see as a denial of their fundamental rights. The college does not have its own senators, but shares joint positions with the College...

ASWSU, GPSA polls open today

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, GPSA, News, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU and the Graduate and Professional Students Association are holding president, vice president and Senate elections, as well as sending referendums to voters. Both GPSA and ASWSU voting has opened. Undergraduate students can take part in the ASWSU vote at stations in the CUB or online at studentvote.wsu.edu....

The Savannah Rogers and Tyler Parchem campaign

The Savannah Rogers and Tyler Parchem campaign

DEENA MIGLIAZZO, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Top-feature

Savannah Rogers and Tyler Parchem hope to use their positions as president and vice president of ASWSU, if elected, to launch specific prevention plans for sexual assault and gun violence to the forefront. Their campaign slogan “Working for Change” emphasizes the belief that students have a voice...

A complete guide to the ASWSU Senate election

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

Over 30 undergraduate students are competing for seats on the ASWSU Senate. There are six openings for the all campus position, four for uncertified, two for business, one for engineering and architecture, four for arts and sciences, one for the College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences,...

ASWSU pres candidates make their case in debate

ASWSU pres candidates make their case in debate

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU held a debate for the 2018-2019 presidential candidates to talk about their campaigns and answer questions from the public Sunday night. Before the debate the candidates shared how they felt. “We’re both really excited,” presidential candidate Savannah Rogers said. “This is a great...

The Harald Hyllseth and Devon Holze campaign

The Harald Hyllseth and Devon Holze campaign

BAILEY CAMPBELL, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

Harald Hyllseth and Devon Holze, who have five years of ASWSU experience between them, are running under the slogan, “embracing our communities.” Holze said it’s the promise to be there, listen and act. Hyllseth, who currently serves as the College of Communication senator, said they want to...

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