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A.S. and USU election organizers hope for high turnout

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Orlando Mayorquin April 4, 2018

Associated Students and University Student Union student leadership elections are underway as online polls opened this morning. Eligible CSUN students received an email containing a link to the ballot....

AS elections: Matador Movement candidates want to see a change for students

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Brandon Ilano April 3, 2018

Psychology major Beverly Ntagu is running for Associated Students president on the Matador Movement slate with Vice Presidential candidate Rose Merida, a health administration major. According to Ntagu...

Associated Students VP candidate asked to drop out

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Josselyne Rivas April 12, 2017

As Associated Students (A.S.) elections are happening this week, the three competing slates near voting days. Vice President (VP) candidate Erika Villalvazo, from the "United We Stand" slate, has been...

Culture of overspending continues in A.S., candidates say

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Ryan Mancini April 10, 2017

The financial strain felt by the campus seems to continue in Associated Students (A.S.), two years after the Sundial reported on it after an AS senate meeting."It’s getting worse, as the school is...

Students vote during AS elections

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Ashley Grant April 14, 2016

Students voted today in the different Associated Student Election booths set up around campus. In the second day of elections, members promote different outlets for students to vote which is online, in...

How A.S. can improve its outreach

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Leia Tabert October 14, 2015

As we all know, the 2016 presidential election is coming and everyone is familiar with the process. But what about the Associated Students (AS) election? As some students might not know every year AS,...

Associated Students has an election problem

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Lucas Fehring September 28, 2015

Up front, I was one of two candidates running for President of Associated Students last semester. And as such, I learned a great deal about how it works as a democracy. In relation to this, I believe...

Matador News: April 1st, 2015

Matador News: April 1st, 2015
Matador News April 2, 2015

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson delays signing the religious freedom bill after protests from gay groups and Walmart. Matador News reporter Cassie Yanagacio reports on the Associated Students elections...

AS candidates debate for upcoming elections

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Saffana Hijaz March 27, 2015

The Associated Student candidates and current AS members gathered at Bayramian lawn for debates to represent themselves one last time to the students before elections take place next week on April 1-2. The...

Associated Students 2014 Elections Party Spotlight – United We Thrive

Victor Frost April 1, 2014

Podcast Editor Victor Frost talks with Tiffany Zaich and Talar Alexanian, the Associate Students presidential and vice presidential candidates for "United We Thrive", about their plans should they...

2013 A.S. Election results are in

Benjamin Andrews March 27, 2013

UPDATED WITH ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The USU board of directors will now be led by chair Demonte Thompson and Shantaj Khan as vice chair. Polls closed Wednesday at 7 p.m. and the results of the election...

Spring elections start Tuesday

Cynthia Gomez March 24, 2013

The Spring 2013 elections for both Associated Students and University Student Union are being held Tuesday and Wednesday. Students can vote for a new A.S president and vice president, senators from colleges...

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