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Samaranayake, Marquez aim for WSG leadership

Samaranayake, Marquez aim for WSG leadership

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor
April 6, 2018
Filed under Campus, News

Pasan Samaranayake could be the next Whitewater Student Government (WSG) president. The junior economics major is running against incumbent candidate Tom Kind in the presidential election, which ends Friday, April 6. The aspiring professor wants to become president to give back to a place that liter...

Kind and Miller run for head seats at WSG table

Kind and Miller run for head seats at WSG table

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor
April 6, 2018
Filed under Campus, News

Tom Kind could be the fourth-ever Whitewater Student Government (WSG) president elected to a second consecutive term. The junior economics major is running against Pasan Samaranayake in the WSG presidential election, which ends today. He is running alongside third-year student Zoe Miller. Miller...

WSG fills seats, keeps one vacant

WSG fills seats, keeps one vacant

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor
February 6, 2018
Filed under carousel, News, WSG Update

The shuffle in Whitewater Student Government (WSG) continues. At the first meeting of the spring semester Monday, Jan. 29, the body of senators selected a new speaker, a new parliamentarian and swore in a significant number of returning senators. For the second time this academic year, sophomore accounting...

WSG debates SUFAC numbers

WSG debates SUFAC numbers

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor
December 7, 2017
Filed under carousel, News, WSG Update

It was a busy night of debate for Whitewater Student Government (WSG) at their weekly meeting Monday, Dec. 4. The Segregated University Fee Allocations Committee (SUFAC) reported their findings and recommendations to student government. SUFAC consists of students who decide how much financial assistance va...

Meet the new voice behind WSG

Meet the new voice behind WSG

Benjamin Pierce, Staff Writer
October 25, 2017
Filed under carousel, News, WSG Update

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student body has a new voice. The sophomore accounting major Charles Kudy will serve as speaker of the senate for the UW-Whitewater Student Government for the remainder of the year after winning an 11-10 second-round vote at the Oct. 23 senate meeting. One senator...

This week in WSG – 9/25/2017

Hunter Kastler, WSG Public Relations Director
September 26, 2017
Filed under WSG Update

Whitewater Student Government (WSG)  is currently working on the upcoming Fort Atkinson Job [Fair] that will be hosted in the University Center Hamilton Room from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 28. Another event coming soon is the Housing Fair in October. Lastly, WSG had a senate retreat on Sept. 22 w...

WSG focuses on campus relationships, outreach

Nicole Aimone, News Editor
September 12, 2017
Filed under News

Whitewater Student Government (WSG) President Thomas Kind, his cabinet and senate are gearing up for a semester of campus and community outreach. A main goal of WSG this semester is to become more involved in the lives of students, faculty and staff, trying to ensure that everyone's needs are taken ca...

Thomas Kind for WSG President

Lauren Foegen, President UWW College Republicans
February 1, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

As the Chair for the University of Wisconsin- Whitewater chapter of College Republicans, it is with great enthusiasm that I will be casting my vote this spring for my friend, Tom Kind, as Student Body President. Over his period of being a current student at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Mr. Ki...

WSG fills open seats for spring

Nicole Aimone, Assistant News Editor
February 1, 2017
Filed under News

Whitewater Student Government (WSG) is looking to fill their executive board and senate seats in order to work at full capacity and accomplish set goals for the spring 2017 semester. WSG is expected to fill three positions including Sustainability Director, Academic Affairs Director and Intergovernmental ...

WSG Vice President to seek presidential position

Thomas Kind, Whitewater Student Government Presidential Candidate
January 25, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Today, I am thrilled to announce to you that I am seeking the office of the Student Body President. This campaign that I am running is one I hope can help unite our campus. When I first ran for a senate seat in the Student Government it was my intention to serve who I could serve. As opportunities came along, m...

WSG holds sexual assualt forum

Nathan Kober, Staff Writer
December 3, 2016
Filed under News

At a Whitewater Student Government (WSG) town hall meeting Tuesday, Nov. 22, campus police and student leaders met to discuss sexual assault prevention and reporting strategies. The major focus of discussion was an increase in email notifications sent to students in response to sexual assaults, including t...

WSG sees change in leaders

WSG sees change in leaders

Nicole Aimone, Assistant News Editor
November 16, 2016
Filed under News

Junior Kane Poad has been sworn in as Whitewater Student Government (WSG) president, with former Deputy Speaker Thomas Kind sworn in as Vice President, after former President David Kroeze resigned due to health concerns earlier last week. The replacements were set in place after Kroeze took a medical w...

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