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Serving the campus of the University of Alabama since 1894

The Crimson White

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Tide Loyalty relaunches to technical problems, student frustration 

September 25, 2022

The University of Alabama’s Tide Loyalty Points program has been reintroduced for the fall semester, with some students criticizing it for being buggy, ineffective and overcomplicated. The program was...

SGA Senator Tyler Tannehill addresses the Student Government Association.

Electronic voting bill tabled; office hour legislation sent to committee 

September 25, 2022

Electronic voting tabled  The SGA Rules Committee indefinitely tabled a bill requiring senators to vote electronically on legislation. The bill was sent to the rules committee last week for revision...

Senate Recap: Overdose training passes, electronic voting sent to committee

Senate Recap: Overdose training passes, electronic voting sent to committee

September 9, 2022

Electronic Voting Records bill – Sent to Rules Committee  On Thursday, the SGA Senate sent a bill to the Rules Committee for review that would require senators to vote electronically.   According...

SGA urges UA to join the Hunger Free Campus Coalition

SGA urges UA to join the Hunger Free Campus Coalition

April 3, 2022
The Student Government Association Senate unanimously encouraged The University of Alabama to join a coalition of universities across the South to pass the Hunger Free Campus Bill in each state’s legislature.
SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

Bid to compromise living wage for student workers fails in Senate

February 20, 2022
After much debate, a second resolution to encourage The University of Alabama to adopt a living wage failed in the Student Government Association Senate on Thursday. 
SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

SGA Senate votes down resolution to increase student employee wages

February 16, 2022

The SGA Senate voted down a resolution on Thursday, Feb. 10, calling for The University of Alabama to raise the minimum wage for its employees and student workers from $7.25 per hour to $14.50 per hour.  About...

The University of Alabama. Action Card.

SGA pushes for return of physical Action Cards

February 9, 2022
The Student Government Association Senate unanimously encouraged the Action Card Office to reinstitute physical cards.  
SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

SGA cuts ties with homecoming election

January 30, 2022
The Student Government Association unanimously ended its involvement with homecoming elections on Jan. 27.
2021 SGA Senate Special Election unofficial results. Culverhouse College of Business: Emmett Wilson. Graduate school: Justin McClesky and Aaron Wilkes. Law school: Elizabeth Brown and Blue Shellhorn.

SGA releases unofficial results of special Senate election

December 2, 2021
The Student Government Association announced the unofficial winners of the special Senate election after voting closed on Tuesday.
SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

SGA Bill Would Require 60% of Grades Posted by Add-Drop Date

November 14, 2021
The Student Government Association Senate unanimously encouraged instructors to post at least 60% of each student’s total grades to Blackboard Learn before the drop date resulting in a W. 
SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

SGA approves funding requests for eight student organizations, deducts from others

November 8, 2021
The Student Government Association unanimously approved eight funding requests from student organizations on Thursday, Nov. 4, totaling $21,807.
The total 2022 SGA budget illustrated in a pie chart. The data is listed at the end of the article.

SGA budget totals $355,000 for 2022

October 24, 2021
The Student Government Association has approved a $355,730 operating budget for 2022.
SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

SGA delays special senate elections

October 19, 2021

The Student Government Association Elections Board has moved a special election for five open senate seats — originally scheduled for Oct. 19 — to Tuesday, Nov. 30.  One seat is open for the College...

SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

SGA vote requires timely publication of Senate dockets

October 19, 2021

The Student Government Association unanimously passed an act last Thursday to publish the Senate’s docket prior to meetings on the SGA website. This is the first time SGA meeting schedules have been...

SGA Recap. The Crimson White.

SGA approves 75% of requested funding for 11 student organizations

October 3, 2021
The Student Government Association Senate awarded 75% of requested funding — or $35,000 — to 11 student organizations on Thursday in its first funding approval of the semester.
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