Spring 2017 SGA Voter’s Guide

Check out the candidates and their goals!

This Manhattan native’s passion, advocacy brings change to the community

Corbin Sedlacek, local relations director for Student Governing Association, works to better the lives of those around him.

Less than a semester into her college career, Lily Colburn is already heading an...

From elementary school student council to chair of the Special Committee on Membership, this freshman strives for progress.

Guest editorial from Mindrup, Zwick campaign

Matt Mindrup and Emily Zwick, candidates for student body president and vice president, address the student body in this guest editorial.

Hannah Heatherman emphasizes affordability, well-being in student body presidential campaign

As far as her campaign goes, Heatherman said she is focusing on three main aspects of student life: affordability, wellness and the campus experience.

Legislative Advocates represent K-State students’ interests in Topeka

Students will travel to the Kansas Statehouse for Higher Education Day to advocate for the issues important to them and the university.

SGA’s officers compensated more than $57,000 combined

Officers of the Student Governing Association receive compensation and scholarships from student privilege fee dollars.

Drop-off lane seeks to ease game day parking woes

While the influx of several thousand fans into Bill Snyder Family Stadium has caused traffic and safety issues in the past, a new drop-off lane seeks to address those issues.

Judicial branch about understanding students’ choices, not punishment, SGA attorney general says

Moyer said his affinity for the Judicial Branch in the United States government led him to put a poster of a Supreme Court Justice on his wall.

Jacob Casey says he has ‘no intention of winning’ student body presidential race

For Jacob Casey, his student body presidential run is about the journey, not the victory.

Mindrup, Zwick: ‘Focused on You.’

Matt Mindrup and Emily Zwick, candidates for student body president and vice president, sit down with the Collegian to talk about their campaign: "Focused on You."

Ayres, Baalman: ‘Your Degree. Your Campus. Your Voice.’

Jack Ayres and Olivia Baalman, candidates for student body president and vice president, sit down with the Collegian to talk about their three platforms: "Your Degree. Your Campus. Your Voice."

Ayres, Baalman win SGA presidential elections

Jack Ayres and Olivia Baalman win student body presidency with 52 percent of the vote.

Students, faculty discuss proposed campus ban on tobacco and vaping

Students at K-State give their opinions on whether or not vaping should be included within a proper campus-wide tobacco ban.

SGA pleads for stop to ‘F*** KU’ chant

K-State's student government pleaded with students to stop the infamous chant in an email to student leaders Monday evening.

BREAKING: Jordan Kiehl elected K-State student body president

Following a tumultuous week of elections, Jordan Kiehl will be K-State's next student body president.

Kiehl-Pitts campaign celebrates K-State student body presidential election win

Jordan Kiehl and Lacy Pitts received 57 percent of the student vote after the presidential election was delayed for two days.

Current SGA body signs off for the last time as term ends

Like everything else this semester, student senate was forced to find a way to continue meeting to complete its legislative docket as a pandemic necessitated the closure of campus and social distancing protocols.

SGA to take another look at officer pay

The Student Governing Association discussed officer compensation, rejecting the recommendations from the committee.

Less than 2 percent of votes separate Ayres, Mindrup in SGA presidential primary elections

Jack Ayres and Matt Mindrup will move on to the general elections, which will be held March 7-8.