Post Tagged with: "safe reform"

SIPS Fund Projects Have International Reach

When students voted to pass the Student Activities Fee Endowment reform in February 2012, their votes had an impact far beyond campus by creating the Social Innovation Public Service Fund. The first SIPS grant winners did service projects abroad with the funds they received. The SIPS Fund awarded its first[Read More…]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Gains by GUSA: SAFE Reform and Beyond

Last week, we were thrilled when students took the final step in the year-long process of Student Activities Fee Endowment reform by voting in favor of all three proposals. Georgetown University Student Association President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Vice President Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) should be applauded, along with[Read More…]

by January 30, 2012 1 comment Opinion

Funding Overhaul Forces Clubs to Tackle a New System

Funding frameworks for campus groups saw sweeping change this year, with SAFE reform more than doubling the funds available to organizations and a new Student Activities Commission bulk allocation system irking many club leaders. Greg Laverriere (COL ’12), current vice president of the Georgetown University Student Association, led the reform[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News

Popular Proposals Vie for Endowment Commission Funds

On heard the top three proposals for spending the $3.4 million left behind by SAFE Reform at Tuesday’s meeting, and according to the commission’s chairperson, each is a contender for a slice of the pie. The proposals presented at the meeting include installing solar panels on university townhouses, funding a[Read More…]

by April 7, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Vote No on SAFE Reform

The two words can be found in large font and blue ink on signs plastered across campus today: “Vote Yes.” Faced with a referendum on Student Activities Fee and Endowment reform, students may take one of three routes: heed the command on the signs, opt out of the voting entirely,[Read More…]

by December 7, 2010 0 comments Opinion