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VP-elect Kyle MacDonald sits at his desk in the Student Government offices. He has taken over as temporary student body president. Photo by Alexander Rodriguez

Student body VP takes over as president

May 28, 2018

But only temporarily.

House of Representative Noah Goldberg. Photo courtesy of Alexander Rodriguez

Open letter to FAU: What is actually going on in Student Government?

May 2, 2018

Boca Raton House Representative Noah Goldberg: The students of FAU deserve an administration that obeys the law.

Photo courtesy of Student Government

Special election opposed by Student Court, Senate, all three campus houses

May 2, 2018

The different governmental bodies allege it violates Student Government statutes.

Larger campuses appear to have a lower voter turnout than universities with smaller student populations, with the exception of the University of Florida. (See table below) Graphic by Ivan Benavides

Most FAU students aren’t voting in Student Government elections

May 1, 2018

Less than 10 percent of FAU’s 28,000 students voted for student body president this year despite Student Government’s efforts to promote the election.

Student Activities and Involvement Director Donald Van Pelt. Alexander Rodriguez | News Editor

Q&A: Student Government adviser weighs in on the special election

April 30, 2018

Donald Van Pelt maintains the statutes need to be revamped for the future.

Jacqueline LaBayne and Kyle MacDonald. Photo courtesy of Jacqueline LaBayne

Q&A: Presidential hopeful Jacqueline LaBayne talks disqualification, special election

April 29, 2018

Despite winning the February election, the president and her vice president-elect must now try to pull off a second win.

Marianne Alex and Edward Perez. Alexander Rodriguez | News Editor

Q&A: Presidential hopeful Marianne Alex shares her stance on the special election

April 27, 2018

Despite losing in the February election, Marianne Alex and her Vice President Edward Perez are prepared to fight for the presidential seat a second time.

Kyle MacDonald and Jacqueline LaBayne. Photo courtesy of of LaBayne and MacDonald's GoFundMe page.

February election winners take special election

April 26, 2018

Jacqueline LaBayne and Kyle MacDonald received more than half the vote over Marianne Alex and Edward Perez.

Photo courtesy of Student Government Elections' Facebook

A look at the rumors surrounding the special election

April 24, 2018

From egging a house to an election conspiracy, Student Government members share the rumors relating to the special election.

Jacqueline LaBayne and Kyle MacDonald speaking to students at the SG meet and greet. Candidates  Marianne Alex and Edward Perez were not present at the event. Sophie Siegel | Contributing Writer

Student Government holds presidential candidate meet and greet

April 19, 2018

Less than a week from the special election, only one of the two tickets attended the event.

Photo courtesy of Student Government Elections' Facebook

Special election back on, despite allegations claiming it’s ‘unconstitutional’

April 11, 2018

Students will vote following the last day of classes.