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Joseph Burgees and Celine Persaud. Photo courtesy of the ticket's Instagram account.

Unofficial Student Government election results: Celine Persaud wins presidency, Jack Agar wins Boca Governor

February 27, 2020

Jitesh Persaud won Jupiter the gubernatorial race and Haley Berman won the Broward gubernatorial race unopposed.

The 2020 Student Government candidates. Illustration by Israel Fontoura.

Student Government voting starts today

February 25, 2020

From today until the 26th, students can vote for the Student Government candidates on Owl Central.

The 2020 Student Government candidates. Illustration by Israel Fontoura.

Meet the 2020 Student Government candidates

February 21, 2020

Here’s what the candidates have to say about why they're running for office.

(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.

Student Government officials and students at the Florida Capitol in November. Photo courtesy of Student body Vice President Celine Persaud's Instagram.

SG helps secure funding for FAU food and housing insecurity

February 17, 2020

If passed by the Florida House of Representatives, the bill could allocate a portion of $340,000 to FAU’s ​Educate Tomorrow​, a program dedicated to supporting students who are homeless or who aged out of foster care.

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.

Student Government logo. Courtesy of FAU SG.

SG proposes t-shirts to raise mental health awareness

February 6, 2020

Because of the November suicide on campus, Reps. Jerry Lazarre and Rachelle Saint Louis authored a bill to give away free t-shirts to students to promote mental health awareness and resources. But some House members questioned how effective $1,900 worth of shirts would be.

Student body Vice President Celine Persaud and President Kevin Buchanan.

Student Government introduces plans for a stadium concert, student beach parking, and bar safety

February 1, 2020

Student body president Kevin Buchanan and vice president Celine Persaud have been working to bring changes to the FAU community for the Spring semester on and off-campus.

Seven representatives being sworn into the House by Speaker Joshua Rutledge (left).

Student Government: Boca House reviews draft of 2021 budget

January 23, 2020

Joshua Rutledge was sworn in Friday as House Speaker after one of his predecessors graduated and the other was removed.

Memorial outside Garage 2. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Students call out FAU on social media, demand transparency and change after suicide on campus

December 17, 2019

After the suicide on campus that occurred in early November, FAU students feel FAU administration should have been more transparent about the incident.

House of Representatives members being sworn in at the first meeting of the semester. Photo by Israel Fontoura

Boca House elects new positions, swears in representatives

October 12, 2019

At the first Student Government House of Representatives meeting of the semester Friday, the House met with its newly-elected body...

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, ...