ASG Voter Turn-out Increases

By Miranda Campbell Lemke Newsroom [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxK9sFpihg4&list=UUFLQVh0K6euwG9BUiMLSJPA&index=10&feature=plcp[/youtube] Participation in Associated Student Government elections steadily has increased since 2009, reports show. Although voter turnout remains low, ASG officials said they hope that students continue to become more involved in student government as well as the democratic process at all levels of government. With nearly 2,000 votes cast, […]

ASG Election Participation Increases

By Miranda Campbell Lemke Newsroom Student participation in senate elections increased this year as 46 senators were elected to represent students from all seven UA colleges, an official said. This year a record 1,969 students voted, said Rudy Trejo, ASG adviser. “Last year’s (voter turnout) was 1,648, so there was quite an increase,” said Mike […]

ASG Voting Turnout Stays the Same

By Miranda Campbell Lemke Newsroom Student participation in the ongoing ASG senate elections is expected to be about the same as last year, a UA official said. Through noon Wednesday more than 1,354 votes had been counted, with Fulbright, Walton and the Graduate and Law Schools in the lead for the highest student participation, said […]