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SGB announces Student Emergency Assistance Fund

SGB announces Student Emergency Assistance Fund

By Benjamin Nigrosh, Assistant News Editor

March 31, 2020

Student Government Board President Zechariah Brown announced the launch of the Student Emergency Assistance Fund at the board’s Tuesday night online meeting.

Student leaders hopeful about raising future student wages

Student leaders hopeful about raising future student wages

By Ashton Crawley, Staff Writer

March 24, 2020

Senior Anaïs Peterson’s referendum question asked students if Pitt should raise the minimum wage for student workers to $15 per hour.

SGB approves new Diversity and Inclusion chair

SGB approves new Diversity and Inclusion chair

By Anushay Chaudhry, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

Student Government Board kicked off their weekly meeting Tuesday night with an announcement from President Zechariah Brown approving the newly appointed SGB Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair Varsha Suresh.

SGB announces resignation of diversity and inclusion chair Ravi Gandhi

SGB announces resignation of diversity and inclusion chair Ravi Gandhi

By Benjamin Nigrosh, Assistant News Editor

February 28, 2020

Student Government Board Diversity and Inclusion Chair Ravi Gandhi has resigned from his position, effective Friday. 

Eric Macadangdang wins SGB presidency

Eric Macadangdang wins SGB presidency

By Anushay Chaudhry and Benjamin Nigrosh

February 25, 2020

Eric Macadangdang will serve as president of Pitt’s Student Government Board during the 2020-21 school year, after winning 50.2% of the vote against Ravi Gandhi in Tuesday’s elections.

Your guide to the 2020 SGB elections

Your guide to the 2020 SGB elections

By Rebecca Johnson, Senior Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

With the nation hotly debating the Democratic primary for the presidency, undergraduate students have the opportunity today to choose a leader much closer to home — the president and board members of Pitt’s Student Government Board.

SGB encourages students: research board candidates

SGB encourages students: research board candidates

By Anushay Chaudhry, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

SGB’s upcoming board election will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 25. Voting will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m on election day, with the results announced at SGB’s weekly meeting that day. 

SGB planning events to celebrate Black History Month

SGB planning events to celebrate Black History Month

By Anushay Chaudhry, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

Student Government Board began their meeting Tuesday night with an announcement from President Zechariah Brown about events SGB is working to host during Black History Month. 

SGB’s SORC proposals given to Dean Bonner

SGB’s SORC proposals given to Dean Bonner

By Anushay Chaudhry, For The Pitt News

January 29, 2020

Student Government Board kicked off their meeting Tuesday night with an announcement from President Zechariah Brown that he had met with SORC coordinator Lynne Miller to discuss SGB’s proposed solutions to new naming guidelines.

SGB honors the memory of Pitt student Barbara Como

SGB honors the memory of Pitt student Barbara Como

By Anushay Chaudhry, For The Pitt News

January 22, 2020

SGB started their weely meeting Tuesday night by having a moment of silence for Pitt senior Barbara Como who passed away Saturday.

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