The Record

‘Lights Out’ to suspend USG activity on Oct. 18

Benjamin joe, Online Editor

October 11, 2016

Filed under NEWS, Recent Stories, United Students' Government

On Oct. 18, a “Lights Out” scenario will be simulated for the entire student body. On that Tuesday, each United Students Government-funded activity will be suspended. That means clubs and organizations will not have any general...

USG raises GPA standards for senators

Benjamin Joe, Online Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under NEWS, Recent Stories, United Students' Government

United Students Government President Terron Grant was just a normal freshman at SUNY Buffalo State. Coming out of high school, he was confident of his abilities to do well in school while at the same time having fun. Actually,...

USG creates new two week committees to reach students

Benjamin Joe, Online Editor

September 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, NEWS, United Students' Government

United Students Government Vice President Iddris Abass stood up at last Tuesday’s USG Senator meeting to announce that senators would no longer wait to bring the SUNY Buffalo State community needs to the forefront. They will...

USG pushes for student activity fee to be increased

Benjamin Joe, Online Editor

September 13, 2016

Filed under NEWS, United Students' Government

United Students Government Treasurer Latia Ebanks told senators of her intention to raise the student activity fee from $75 to $100 in the spring semester at the first USG meeting on Aug. 30 and again on Sept. 6. On Sept. 8,...

USG talks budget, graduation, Math Club at latest Senate meeting

Franklin Hagler, Staff Writer

May 4, 2016

Filed under NEWS, Recent Stories, United Students' Government

In one of the final United Students Government Senate meetings before the end of the semester, the major topic has to be the budget for the fiscal year of 2016 -2017. Last week, the budget was approved by the Senate unanimously,...

Budget passed at latest United Students Government meeting

Franklin Hagler, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016

Filed under NEWS, Recent Stories, United Students' Government

The 2016-2017 budget was passed last week and after not meeting USG Judicial Council sanctions, the Pan American Student Organization had its budget frozen. The Native American Student Organization also saw a one percent budget...

USG Senate talks housing deposits, Springfest and budget

Franklin Hagler, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, United Students' Government

Major changes to EOP Program is announced and Gallery sparks major debate over Springfest The Educational Opportunity Program is an organization that focuses on giving economically and environmentally challenged students access...

United Students Government plans for future at latest meeting

Franklin Hagler, Staff Writer

April 6, 2016

Filed under NEWS, Recent Stories, United Students' Government

This past week was a unique one for the United Student Government as elections took place. Senators took this time to look over some transitional rules for next year as well as announcing some of the final events that will take...

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