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(L-R) Celine Persaud, Joseph Burgees, Alex Zand, and Naya Diaz at the presidential debate in the SG House Chambers.

Q&A: Student government candidates discuss mental health, campus involvement

February 20, 2020

Elections will open at midnight on Feb. 25 and close Feb. 26 at 11:59 p.m. on Owl Central.

Jack Agar, Joshua Rutledge, Rachelle Saint Louis at the meet the candidate event in the SG House chambers. Photo by Israel Fontoura.

Q&A: Where do Boca SG gubernatorial candidates stand?

February 14, 2020

Here’s a rundown on the different candidates’ platforms TAGS: Rachelle Saint Louis, Joshua Rutledge, Jack Agar, Student Government, governor, debate, election.

Meet your Student Government leaders this year

Meet your Student Government leaders this year

August 26, 2019

Last semester, Student Government held its annual election and if you didn't vote, you most likely have no idea who won. In fact, ...

Kevin Buchanan and Celine  Persaud will be the new student body president and VP, respectively. They raked in almost half of the presidential votes. Photo courtesy of Facebook

Unofficial Student Government election results: Kevin Buchanan wins presidency, Alexander Zand wins Boca governor

February 28, 2019

Incumbent governor Nicholas Tyndall won the Jupiter gubernatorial race; Melissa Carassa won the Broward gubernatorial race unopposed.

Elections will be held this week for the 2019-2020 term. Photo by Hope Dean

Student government presidential, gubernatorial candidates discuss their different platforms

February 25, 2019

The University Press sat down with the candidates to learn about their experiences, future plans, and unique qualities.

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Meet Melissa Carasa, the unopposed SG Broward gubernatorial candidate

February 23, 2019

While Student Government candidates have been campaigning this entire month with elections next week, not all students are putt...

The presidential candidates and their VPs lined up to answer questions from House Speaker Noah Goldberg about their platforms. Photo by Israel Fontoura

Student Government holds university-wide presidential debate

February 21, 2019

Platforms for all candidates include campus safety, balanced funding, and increased communication with students.

Around 30 people attended the governor debate Wednesday. Photo by Sophie Siegel

Student Government holds Boca governor debate

February 15, 2019

Platforms for all the candidates focused on safety and student recreation.

The Boca House of Representatives vote on a proposal during a House meeting, similar to how students will be voting for who will represent them in Student Government later this month. Photo by Hope Dean

Who’s running for Student Government office this year?

February 15, 2019

SG will hold their elections at the end of the month.

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Boca governor candidates debate issues facing Student Government

February 14, 2018

Five students talked parking, low event attendance, Greek life, and budget cuts, among other things.

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Boca Governor Der’Resha Bastien discusses her proudest accomplishments, goals for the campus

February 10, 2018

Bastien started as a desk clerk in the Student Union. Now, she’s the Boca campus governor, working to mentor the student body in every way she can

Florida Gov. Rick Scott visited the FAU Boca campus on Feb. 12, 2015. Idalis Streat | Contributing Photographer

Two Days and 103 New Florida Bills Passed

June 30, 2015

overnor Rick Scott passed 55 bills on June 10 and 48 more bills on June 11, for a total of 103 new laws. These bills were all v...