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First Year Elections 2016-2017

Newly Elected SGA First Year Senators

Rachel Gladstone

Brian Gomez

Reginah Mako

Callie Helfrich

Jamie Benson

2016-2017 First Year Election Timeline

Tuesday, September 6th: Election packets are available to sign out of the SGA Office on the 3rd floor of the Davis Center.  As soon as you sign an election waiver, you are officially considered a candidate and may begin campaigning.

Friday September 9th:
Completed Election petitions are due to the SGA office by 4:00pm. Platforms and pictures must be emailed to by 4:00pm.

Friday September 9th:
Mandatory Election meeting for all candidates at 4:00pm in the SGA Office. This meeting will be used to review campaigning and election expectations.  If you cannot make this meeting, you must email the First Year Elections Chair, Alyssa Johnson at to set up an alternative time to meet within 72 hours.

Tuesday September 13th:
5th meeting of the 2016-2017 Senate at 7:00pm in the Livak Ballroom, 4th floor Davis Center. Candidates are encouraged to attend and observe the meeting.

Tuesday and Wednesday September 13-14th
: Elections take place. The election will be available online at the Lynx from 8:00am Septemebr 13th until 4:00pm on September 14th. Receipts for your campainging materials must be turned in to the SGA offices by 4:00pm on Wednesday, September 14th.

Thursday September 15th:
All campaign materials must be removed by 4:00pm.

Saturday and Sunday december 17-18th:
SGA Senate Retreat.  This retreat is required for newly elected Senators.

Tuesday September 20th:
6th meeting of the 2016-2017 SGA Senate at 7:00pm in the Livak Ballroom.  New Senators are sworn in.

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