Student election uncontested
May05

Student election uncontested

The Associated Student Government conducted its annual spring election forum April 28 in an attempt to inform the student body of the upcoming election being held May 5-8. The election forum was originally scheduled to run two days, April 28 and 29, but the second day was cancelled due to lack of ASG member availability, lack of student interest, and the disqualification of a senatorial candidate due to their absence at the forum....

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Failing to represent Palomar
Mar09

Failing to represent Palomar

Yelling matches, storming out during meetings, resignations and allowing plans to fall through; the ASG is showing itself to be completely dysfunctional and maybe, unfit to serve. As student leaders, you are supposed to lead by example. And this is the example you are setting for the rest of the student body? The ASG has failed to follow through on setting goals, posting minutes on its website (something the Governing Board directed...

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ASG tempers flare
Mar09

ASG tempers flare

Tempers flared between Associated Student Government members during the ASG meeting on Feb. 26. Sen. Salvador Orozco and Sen. Carlos Araujo walked out during ASG President Genesis Gilroy’s executive report regarding the cancellation of Palomar College’s participation in the March in March event. March in March is an annual student rally that takes place in Sacramento, where community colleges around California come together to...

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ASG Senator resigns
Mar05

ASG Senator resigns

Former Senator Reza Nemovi stood in front of the Associated Student Government on Feb.12 and announced that he is not renewing his contract with the board. “When one member has an issue, you don’t discard that. You allow them to grow before you tell them to get out,” Nemovi said as he stood before the board. “This term something happened. I don’t know what that is and I hope that from here forward you guys can sit down and think about...

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New ASG vice president elected
Feb11

New ASG vice president elected

Soghomonian is a 33-year-old former Navy firefighter with some world experience under his belt. “I’ve been a maintenance technician for 12 years, just traveling around working for different companies under different contracts, mostly government stuff, and I just go and fix things,” Soghomonian said. According to ASG President and former Vice President Genesis Gilroy, he has extensive experience in management, project...

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ASG Box
Feb11

ASG Box

The ASG recently appointed former Senator Shant Soghomonian as the a new Vice President. The ASG election process starts in March. Interested students should visit SU-201 to pick up an application to join. The March in March event takes place on March 3. For questions about the event please contact Senator Salvador Orozco at sorozco13760@gmail.com. ASG website is progressing and will be complete within the first few weeks of...

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