New DSG senators sworn in
Senators were sworn in to the Duke Student Government Senate Wednesday evening and brought up to speed on legislative processes and campus issues.
DSG Research Unit will harness data to solve campus issues
DSG recently announced the creation of the Duke Student Government Research Unit, a project designed to quantitatively review different facets of student life.
Twelve freshmen elected to DSG Senate
Weeks of frenzied campaigning on East Campus concluded Thursday night as polls closed in the Duke Student Government freshman elections.
Third DSG meeting doles out $1,100 to DevilsGate, voter registration
The Duke Student Government Senate used its last meeting before first-year senator elections to appropriate more funding to DevilsGate and set up student voting registration options.
Election: freshmen to choose DSG Senate representatives
Weeks of campaigning, flyer-hanging and speech-making will end Thursday, when the freshman class will elect 12 students to Duke Student Government’s Senate.
DSG asks for evaluation of LGBTQ-related application question
The Duke Student Government Senate passed a resolution to encourage evaluation of Duke's new LGBTQ-inclusive application question—a different one than DSG had previously proposed—at their meeting...
Senators sworn into DSG
The first meeting of the Duke Student Government Senate began with the traditional inauguration of senators Wednesday evening.
DSG uses summer for project preparation
As the academic year approaches, members of Duke Student Government say work they did over the summer means a number of projects will hit the ground running.
DSG executive vice president Sanka doles out advice for freshmen
"Student government is home to all types of campus leaders, and if you’re a first-year looking to make an impact on campus, definitely consider running."
DSG President Sunder maps out yearlong ambitions
"DSG is definitely committed to making the student experience this year as fulfilling as it was in years past, but it will be a challenge to make everyone happy."
DSG finalizes annual budget
The Duke Student Government Senate finalized the 2014-15 annual budget in their last meeting of the year Tuesday evening.
DSG senate begins debate on annual budget
The Duke Student Government Senate reviewed appeals and voted on Student Organization Finance Committee allocations for the 2014-2015 annual budget Wednesday night.
Kwai steps down as junior class vice president
Isabella Kwai—junior class vice president-elect—announced her decision to step down from the VP position in a Facebook post Saturday.
DSG vice presidents elected
The undergraduate student body elected Duke Student Government vice presidents, senators and class council representatives for the 2014-2015 academic year Thursday evening.
DSG Senate approves resolution to support ePrint allocation reduction
Duke Student Government Senate approved a resolution to support the ePrint initiative introduced by representatives from Students for Sustainable Living, following a debate centered around the...
DSG Judiciary will not hear president’s motion
The Judiciary will not hear a case from Duke Student Government to overturn the Judiciary’s decision to reallocate $40,000 worth of recovered funds to campus projects.
Duke Student Gov't Judiciary allocates reclaimed funds to campus projects
In a decision made entirely over email, the Duke Student Government Judiciary ruled that more than $40,000 recovered from inactive student groups will not go back to DSG Senate.
DSG Senate considers ePrint allocation adjustment
Senators were divided on issues of environmental sustainability and ePrint affordability at the Duke Student Government meeting Wednesday.
DSG Senate wrestles with participation, attendance
More than half of the Duke Student Government Senate this year was appointed by the DSG Executive Board, rather than being elected by the student body.
AccessDuke presented undocumented students initiative to senate
AccessDuke, a coalition of students with the goal of supporting undocumented students in the undergraduate admissions process, spoke to the Duke Student Government senate Wednesday night about...
DSG hears presentations on tuition, library renovations
Provost Peter Lange and Executive Vice Provost for Finance and Administration James Roberts addressed DSG about tuition and affordability.
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.