Mustang News, April 22, 2014: Students talk ASI presidential elections, new IFC president

Mustang News anchor Jenna Brown covers today’s top stories at Cal Poly.

VIDEO: ASI presidential candidates debate

Mustang News and the Cal Poly Republicans host an ASI presidential debate moderated by Nate Honeycutt and Sean McMinn.

Why our reporting has resulted in $1200 of potential fines

It’s a vicious cycle. We get it, and so does ASI. But it highlights an infringement on the candidates’ right to free speech, the right to speak with a newspaper and have their words distributed to a wider audience.

Fourth candidate joins race for ASI president

Though he initially had concerns about running for president, Will Blumhardt’s friends and family encouraged him to join the race.

ASI scolds fraternities for behavior at intramural games

Sean Pellerin, assistant intramurals coordinator, said that there was a misunderstanding about what was allowed on the field.

Monetary transparency program may come to ASI

Important budget information can be hidden behind confusing spreadsheets and dull numbers, but if Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) President Jason Colombini has his way, Cal Poly will be on the cutting edge of government transparency.

Website creators look to flip ASI upside down

Mustang Daily Staff Report news@mustangdaily.net Four Cal poly engineers are going beyond their majors to address a problem they say exists in one of the campus’ highest entities: Associated Students, Inc (ASI). Biomedical engineering senior Aaron Rowley is working to develop…

Vote gives administrators chance to earn students’ trust, or not

Sean McMinn is a journalism junior and Mustang Daily freelance reporter. Student advisory. It’s easy to miss those two words on the slew of signs around Cal Poly encouraging students to “VOTE” whether or not they want the school to…

Police investigate Rec Center photographer

Sean McMinn smcminn@mustangdaily.net The Cal Poly University Police Department has issued a safety advisory to the campus community after launching an investigation regarding a man who allegedly took photos of women working out at the Cal Poly Recreation Centerlast week.…

Morrow wins presidency

After introducing Cal Poly to a slew of lime green T-shirts and fending off a last-minute competitor, Katie Morrow captured the Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) presidency Thursday afternoon. The new president-elect shared hugs and kisses with her supporters and family…

ASI Board of Directors meeting roundup

Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) Board of Directors held its second meeting of the quarter last night. The meetings are held every other week in the University Union (UU), room 220.   ASI president Kiyana Tabrizi reported: • Working on ways…