Doctoral Student Stipends to Increase to $31,000

Emory’s Laney Graduate School (LGS) will increase the base stipends for doctoral students who teach undergraduate courses from $24,000 to $31,000 in Fall 2019, according to an Oct. 2 University-wide email from University President Claire E. Sterk and Provost Dwight A. McBride. Emory committed $40 million over five years to the initiative, an attempt to [...]

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International, Black Student Clubs Could Become Executive Agencies

Student Government Association (SGA) President Dwight Ma (17Ox, 19C) and Executive Vice President John Priddy (19C) are planning to charter international student groups and black student groups as SGA executive agencies. The clubs would be reorganized under two umbrella groups, one for international student clubs and another for black student clubs. Ma said the executive [...]

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SGA Approves Elections Commission

SGA approves the formation of the SGA Elections Reform Commission, which was tabled at last week’s meeting./Nadya Awino, Contributing The 52nd legislature of the Student Government Association (SGA) on Monday night established the SGA Elections Reform Commission, confirmed one of two undergraduate University Senate representatives who were nominated and approved a bill to begin club [...]

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SGA Tables Elections Reform Bill

SGA Junior Representative Johnson Wang (20C, Center) discusses an initiative on Monday night that would allow students to print for free./ Khadeeja Shabbir, Contributing The 52nd legislature of the Student Government Association (SGA) introduced on Monday night a bill that would audit undergraduate club participation and tabled a bill that would establish an SGA Elections [...]

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SGA Discusses Elections Reform Proposal

The 52nd legislature of the Student Government Association (SGA) unanimously confirmed a new Constitutional Council chief justice and three associate justices on Monday night. SGA also discussed a bill to establish an Elections Reform Commission, which was in first readings. Owen Mattocks (20C) was confirmed as chief justice of the Constitutional Council, the highest judicial [...]

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