Carson Greene

Asst. News Editor | [email protected] Carson Greene (22C) is from Allentown, GA, and is currently majoring in Ancient Mediterranean Studies. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies.

Student Government Candidates Discuss Platforms at 2019 Wheel Debates

During the 2019 Wheel Debates on March 7, candidates running for top student government positions discussed their election platforms and answered questions from the Wheel and students via Twitter. Student Government Association (SGA), College Council (CC) and BBA Council presidential and vice presidential candidates addressed their prior experience, debated raising the Student Activities Fee (SAF) [...]

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Emory Grapples With Yearbooks Containing Openly Racist Photos

The first line of Emory’s alma mater used to sing “in the heart of dear old Dixie,” a reference to the Confederacy. It was changed to “in the heart of dear old Emory” around 1995, but remnants of Emory’s Southern antebellum roots still endure within the pages of its yearbooks. The Wheel reviewed Emory’s yearbooks [...]

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Constitutional Council Clarifies Scope of President’s Firing Powers

Ayushi Agarwal/Photo Editor The Constitutional Council ordered Justin Cohen (20C) be reinstated as Elections Board chair on Sunday after hearing arguments from both Cohen and Student Government Association (SGA) President Dwight Ma (17Ox, 19C). The ruling clarified ambiguities in the Constitution that Ma cited when he fired Cohen on Jan. 4. Ma claimed that he [...]

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Constitutional Council Chief Justice Resigns

Owen Mattocks (20C), chief justice of the Constitutional Council, resigned on Jan. 9. Mattocks said he resigned because Student Government Association (SGA) has repeatedly broken rules and student leaders lack institutional knowledge. “I saw that the sudden drain of institutional knowledge ended up hurting our student government,” Mattocks said. Mattocks said he realized SGA was [...]

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SGA Declines to Advance Impeachment Process

RHA President Aaron Jordan (20C, right) and Lindsay Gorby (19C, left) submitted letters of impeachment against SGA President Dwight Ma (17Ox, 19C)./Ayushi Agarwal, Photo Editor The 52nd Student Government Association (SGA) on Monday night voted against proceeding with an impeachment hearing for SGA President Dwight Ma (17Ox, 19C). Residence Hall Association (RHA) President Aaron Jordan [...]

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