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    Akila Wazeed takes on role of SA vice president

    [Editor’s note: The Student Association Constitution requires a Student Senate election to be held in the event of a vacancy in the office of vice president. As of the publication of this story, there is no written record of a Student Senate vote appointing Wazeed as vice president. Editor-in-Chief of the The Knight News, Ameila Inderjeit, was a chair member of the Student Association; she has resigned.] On April 28th, after a week of unremitting pitches for votes and heated allegations emanating from both parties, Students for Change won the 2017-2018 student body elections, securing their position in Student Association for the sixth consecutive year. And yet, the party’s celebrations…

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    Marco Sin opens up about his departure from SA

    While members of Students for Change were celebrating their election win on April 28th, Student Association Vice President-elect Marco Sin was sitting at his kitchen table, reflecting on the outcome. Informed of the results via social media, Sin recalled, “I saw a post, through a friend’s Snapchat, of the election results, and all I could think was: these guys don’t deserve it.” Less than two weeks later, Sin released his letter of resignation, leaving the organization and his position as SA Vice President. “It is with deep regret that I am resigning from my position as Vice President—a decision I did not make lightly.” Sin wrote. “Unfortunately, due to insurmountable…