Student Voting Participation in 2018 Midterm Elections


Election participation is considered to have significant value because it allows for people to have a voice in who gets elected into important government positions. There are many reasons as to why some students will be voting in the midterm elections and why some students are choosing not to vote. The choice can often be

Learn About The Upcoming Elections- With Jill Smith


Hello Students, Faculty and Staff, My name is Jill Smith and I am your Governmental Affairs Director. Part of my duties as your representative in the Associated Students of Western New Mexico University is to bring awareness to students about information that we deem important. Voting is an issue we in ASWNMU believe to be

Our Campus Leaders: Student Government at WNMU

ASWNMU Spring 2018

The Associated Students of Western New Mexico University, also referred to as Student Government, is a great opportunity for students to get involved on campus. The students that participate in Student Government represent what it means to be a student at Western New Mexico University because they are our campus leaders. The members of Student

Dylan Kester Runs for ASWNMU Vice President

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Silver City, N.M.- Dylan Kester holds the current position of Pro Temp on the ASWNMU Student Senate, but come next fall he’s aiming a little higher and returning to his seat at Vice President of ASWNMU. With this transition, Dylan begins his fourth year with WNMU’s Student Government. Dylan has always sought to be a

Jeffrey Arrington Runs for ASWNMU Senate


Silver City, NM- Jeffrey Arrington is a Nursing Major originally from Deming, NM that is running for a position in Student Senate for the very first time. Jeffrey’s prime motivation for running is to help the students. He noticed that WNMU was already very expensive due to student fees and does not want to see

Clarissa Moreno is ASWNMU Treasure


Silver City, NM- Clarissa Moreno is running unopposed for the position of ASWNMU Treasurer. The Accounting Major from Tuscon, Arizona is currently in her Junior year and has already served one term in ASWNMU Student Government as a Senator. Aside from Student Senate and classes, Clarissa also serves as a catcher for the Lady Mustangs.

Brenda Hernandez Runs for ASWNMU Executive Secretary


Silver City, NM- Cross-Country Athlete and Student Worker Brenda Hernandez is throwing her hat into the ring and campaigning for the Executive Secretary position of the Associated Students of Western New Mexico University. Born in Toluca, Mexico, raised in San Diego, California, and currently a Sophomore, Brenda has spent the past two years on campus

Candidates for ASWNMU Elections


Silver City, NM- Elections for next years Associated Students of Western New Mexico University officially start today. Below are the candidates and each position they are running for. Campaigns last until the end of the week, followed by a panel on Monday, April 16th at 6:30. Elections will be held next Tuesday and Wednesday. Executive