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New ASI members sworn in

This story is by contributing writer Michael Kincheloe: The first meeting of Fresno State’s 2011-12 Associated Students, Inc. was held Wednesday, June 5 at the Smittcamp Alumni House. The first item on the agenda was the installation ceremony, where ASI ...

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La Voz serves legitimate purpose

I have had the great privilege of editing and writing for La Voz de Aztlan this year. Throughout both semesters, our issues focused on stories relevant to Hispanic and student concerns, from the gubernatorial debate between Meg Whitman and Jerry Brown to the controversy surrounding undocumented Associated Students Inc. President Pedro Ramirez. As part of the ethnic supplement for the Chicano Latin American Studies department, it was our duty and responsibility to highlight current events critical to our constituency.

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Honors program lacks diversity

Smittcamp Honors College students are a small percentage of the university, but their presence and access to resources for success are immense compared to those of the average Fresno State student. When comparing the honor’s students to the general student body, ethnic and economic imbalance is evident.

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Student court denies request for recount

Candidates running for next year’s Associated Students, Inc. election on March 26 called for an official recount of the votes, citing potential error.

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On the horizon, resolution may be in sight

The California State University system has been mired in a state of push and pull, where deep cuts and rapid restorations have become routine.

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Student wants apology

A student activist demanded a formal apology from the Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) President, during Wednesday’s meeting, for remarks she made in an opinion piece last year.

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Protesters spend night in Madden Library

As the Henry Madden Library reached closing hours on Friday, 94 students, faculty and members of the community refused to leave in protest of the reduced library hours this semester.

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Shared governance: A series exploring public access

The Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) tabled a vote earlier this month to amend student government bylaws due to inconsistencies and the fact that the current bylaws were out of date, as The Collegian reported on Oct.9. A majority vote was taken during the meeting while one of the senators was not present.

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ASI votes, approves revised 09-10 budget

Due to reduced revenue from the spring semester’s closed enrollment, the Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) approved their revised budget Wednesday, a month into the semester.

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ASI election recap

This year’s Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) elections saw ten candidates disqualified for campaign violations and incumbents reelected. The Collegian Online spoke with the new president and vice president of finance as well as members of P.E.D.R.O, the slate of candidates ...

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