Contract Negotiations Stalling Amid State Budget Woes

May 5th, 2016
4 months ago

by Nicholas Leahey The arbitration deadline for the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the Connecticut State University American Association of University Professors (CSU-AAUP) and the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities Board of Regents (BOR) has been pushed back again – until June – as the state’s legislators continue to deal with the state’s ongoing fiscal crisis. As […]

SGA Meeting Bullet Points

May 5th, 2016
4 months ago

by Analisa Novak The Spring Concert sold out for the first time in a couple of years. An estimated $50,000 will be coming back from that. There was an open forum for the upcoming presidential search for members of the college community to discuss the characteristics and backgrounds they would like to see in a […]

SGA Meeting Bullets

April 28th, 2016
4 months ago

by Analisa Novak Even with the hiring freeze, Student Affairs reported to SGA that 34 positions have been approved. Positions to be filled include a director of student disabilities services, hall directors, RN search, among other positions. An estimated 20 positions are still waiting to be approved. Finance Committee reported that clubs requested a total […]

SGA April 6, 2016 Meeting Bullet Points

April 13th, 2016
5 months ago

by Nicholas Leahey  A motion to approve a co-sponsorship with Natural Helpers in the amount of $2,500.00 was passed after a long debate and a recess. The SGA approved the money in a 19-1 vote, with two abstentions, that will help fund an alcohol awareness event put on every year by the Natural Helpers. They […]

CCSU To Host First Annual CONNCOSGA

March 11th, 2016
6 months ago

by Nicholas Leahey Central Connecticut will soon be the hub for college student leaders across the state, as members of the CCSU Student Government Association (SGA) get ready to meet with members of other Student Government Associations from schools across the state for the first annual Connecticut Conference of Student Government Associations (CONNCOSGA). The one-day […]

Communications Department Causes Film Club To Run Afoul SGA

February 3rd, 2016
7 months ago

by Nathan Cheatham Few students know what is required to lead a student club at Central Connecticut. In order to use funds, club leaders fill out large amounts of paperwork and gain approval to satisfy state requirements to spend student money. Sometimes an inexperienced club leader can slip through the cracks and cause inadvertent hardship for their club. This seems to […]

Potential Lawsuit Against SGA Prompts Vote Over First Amendment

December 10th, 2015
9 months ago

by Christopher Marinelli After much political controversy regarding concerns of hate speech within the Student Government Association (SGA), The SGA approved a $541 allocation for the Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) in order to bring in Bruce Fein in a 20-9 vote. Members of SGA had concerned of bringing in Fein due to his involvement with the […]


SGA Begins Referendum Process

November 19th, 2015
9 months ago

by Nathan Cheatham It’s time to vote! Central Connecticut’s Student Government Association (SGA) will be opening the polls Wednesday for the Student Veterans Association (SVO) referendum, said Caroline Fox, SGA president. The polls will be open Wednesday, Nov. 18th until 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 23rd, anytime online through CollegiateLink and at a lobby table in the Student Center during […]

Police and SGA Join Forces to Feed the Hungry

November 19th, 2015
9 months ago

by Lauren Lustgarten The Central Connecticut Police Department partnered with CCSU Student Government Association (SGA) for a food drive that has been taking place in the police department from Oct. 15th, and just ended this Monday. “Here at the police department, we are really grateful that SGA called us up and wanted to partner with us […]

SGA BulletPoints

November 19th, 2015
9 months ago

Passed 28-0 motion to allocate$793.91 to Technology and Engineering Education College Association for supplies for their GoBabyGo event  Passed 28-0 motion to allocate $350 for the SGA Holiday Devil’s Den on December 31st  Passed 24-3-3 motion to allocate the Lunar Exploration club $1741.11 with $85.02 going towards hotels, $500 going towards gas for state vehicles, […]

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