DSG allocates approximately $35,000 to student organization events
Duke Student Government Senate focused its Wednesday meeting on funding, chartering and dechartering student organizations.
Lavanya Sunder elected DSG president; 40 Percent Plan voted down
Sophomore Lavanya Sunder will be the Duke Student Government president for the 2014-15 academic year.
Junior Rence Nemeh drops out of DSG race
Junior Rence Nemeh is not on the Duke Student Government election ballot today.
SOFC chair explores future of the position
For the first time, the chair of the Student Organization Funding Committee will be elected by the undergraduate student body.
40% Plan leaders navigate Duke Student Government opposition
40 Percent Plan supporters are frustrated with what they see as an unwillingness of DSG leaders to communicate with them about the policy.
Abhi Sanka hopes to increase legislative dialogue as EVP
Sophomore Abhi Sanka is running uncontested for the position of executive vice president of Duke Student Government.
7 takeaways from the 40 Percent Plan 'Great Debate'
Missed Thursday's debate on the 40 Percent Plan? Check out The Chronicle's recap.
DSG elects judiciary chief and new justice
The Duke Student Government senate elected sophomore Max Schreiber new chief justice.
Sunder endeavors to foster student involvement with campus affairs
Sophomore Lavanya Sunder plans to encourage student involvement on-campus by promoting student-driven projects.
Judiciary, DSG locked in power struggle
The Judiciary is considered a branch of Duke Student Government – but this branch seems to be snapping off the tree during recent conflicts over the Judiciary’s expanded role.
Rence Nemeh draws upon cross-campus experiences in DSG platform
Junior Rence Nemeh plans to use his experience in “cross-campus student collaboration” experience to serve the Duke community as the next Duke Student Government president.
40 Percent Plan campaign likened to Super PAC in DSG election
Duke Student Government elections are usually fought friendly. But back channel efforts to get candidates to support a piece of legislation hint of shady politics.
Will Giles strives to improve democracy and equality on campus
Will Giles aims to elicit campus-wide discussions with his election campaign, just as he has with his colorful sweater collection.
Nikolai Doytchinov withdraws from DSG race
Junior Nikolai Doytchinov officially withdrew his candidacy for president of Duke Student Government.
Mayor Bell addresses DSG on student involvement in Durham
Durham Mayor Bill Bell addressed the Duke Student Government Senate meeting Wednesday night about the current state of Durham and the projects his office is working on.
Four candidates to run for Duke Student Government president
Four candidates announced the beginning of their campaigns for president of Duke Student Government—sophomore Lavanya Sunder and juniors Nikolai Doytchinov, Rence Nemeh and Will Giles.
Daniel Strunk resigns from DSG chief justice post
Following contentious debate surrounding the 25 Percent Compromise and the 40 Percent Plan at last night’s Duke Student Government meeting, senior Daniel Strunk resigned from his position as chief...
Duke Student Government votes down 25 Percent Compromise
Duke Student Government defeated the 25 Percent Compromise—an alternative to the 40 Percent Plan for allocating student annual activities fees—at their meeting Tuesday.
DSG channels $5,000 to partially fund bike-sharing program
Following the disbandment of the Duke Bikes Program at the Arts Annex in August, Duke Student Government passed a budgetary statute of $5,000 to partially fund a campus-wide bike-sharing program.
DSG senators propose compromise to 40 Percent Plan
The Duke Student Government presented an alternative to the 40 Percent Plan for allocating student annual activities fees.
Benning pursues running despite DSG bylaw preventing write-ins
Under Duke Student Government bylaws, however, write-in candidates are not allowed.
DSG approves resolution to rename Aycock residence hall
The Duke Student Government senate adopted a resolution to support the renaming of Aycock residence hall.
DSG debates Strunk's new plan for student activities fee allocation
A heated debate ensued Wednesday night at the first Duke Student Government meeting of the semester as senior Daniel Strunk proposed a new plan for student activities fee allocation.
DSG Judiciary reaches verdict on Daniel Strunk v. DSG case
Duke Student Government must now accept electronic signatures on petitions in addition to hard copies.
DSG judiciary hear $100 Plan v. DSG case
The case Monday centered around the burden placed on students when they wish to have a referendum question placed on an election ballot.