A delegation of FIU administrators, faculty, board of trustees members and student government representatives traveled to Tallahassee to meet with state legislators for FIU Day on Wednesday, Feb. 7.
The possibility of a merger between the University’s two Student Government Councils has been shot down, according to a post made by the Biscayne Bay Campus student government president in a Facebook group.
The merge between the Student Government Council at the Modesto Maidique campus and the Student Government Council at the Biscayne Bay campus will no longer be happening, according to a post allegedly made by the SGC-BBC president in a closed Facebook group.
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, protests, news literacy and sexual assault were talking points during Student Media’s second forum of the semester, “What we know now: a year after the 2016 Presidential election,” following President Donald Trump’s election, hosted on Monday, Nov. 6.
Election season at the University officially concluded on April 5, results confirmed FIYou candidates at MMC President-elect Krista Schmidt and Vice President-elect Jordan Thompson, and President-elect Leonardo Cosio and Vice President Meredith Marseille at BBC as winners of this year’s student government election.
The Claw & Growl discusses the battle between FIU and the Miami-Dade County Youth Fair, the healthcare replacement bill that President Donald Trump’s administration is trying to pass and the upcoming SGA elections. The Claw & Growl also interviews SGC-BBC VP and uncontested presidential nominee Leonardo Cosio on FIU Day, current student issues and what students can expect from the new SGA.
The Student Government Association, a student-focused group responsible for the representation of the student body and the distribution of student fees to University organizations overseen by the Student Affairs office, announced a few changes in the organization’s constitution.