Associated Students elections are broken. Eliminating parties will only make it worse.

This year’s historically low election turnout makes it clear: Associated Students is failing to connect with the student body.
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A.S. Spring Quarter Elections Results 2022

The Nexus will be updating this page with live results from the 2022 Associated Students Election.
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Gurleen Pabla for A.S. President

The Nexus believes that Pabla will be dedicated to the work of the Office of the President and hopes that she will further develop imaginative and engaging initiatives that benefit the student body. 
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Marvia Cunanan for External Vice President for Statewide Affairs

Cunanan — who is running unopposed — is focused on advocating for disability justice, protecting funding for safe spaces for marginalized students and calling for accountability in UC investments.
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Jessy Gonzalez for Internal Vice President

Gonzalez’s experience and goals are reflective of a candidate who can take the reins of a Senate beginning its in-person operations and elevate the conduct and productivity of the IVP office and the...
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Hailey Stankiewicz for External Vice President of Local Affairs

The Nexus believes that Stankiewicz has a comprehensive understanding of local government and is deeply passionate about serving all Isla Vista residents.
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Shva Star for Student Advocate General

The Nexus believes that Star’s institutional knowledge, passion and lived experiences give her the empathy and experience to succeed as Student Advocate General.
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Editorial: Why Was UCSB Severely Ill-Equipped for its Return to In-Person Instruction?

Issues from the housing shortage to the current lack of courses show that UCSB is not meeting the basic needs of its students. 
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Geovany Lucero for Student Advocate General

The Daily Nexus endorses Geovany Lucero for student advocate general.
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Yuval Cohen for Associated Students President

The Daily Nexus endorses Yuval Cohen for Associated Students President.
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Bee Schaefer for Internal Vice President

The Daily Nexus endorses Bee Schaefer for internal vice president.
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Esmeralda Quintero-Cubillan for External Vice President for Statewide Affairs

The Daily Nexus endorses Esmeralda Quintero-Cubillan for external vice president for statewide affairs.
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Shannon Sweeney for External Vice President for Local Affairs

The Daily Nexus endorses Shannon Sweeney for external vice president for local affairs.
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Associated Students Elections Guide: Spring 2021

Voting opens Monday, April 19 at 8 a.m. on G.O.L.D., and ends Thursday, April 22 at 4 p.m. Final results will be posted to the A.S. Election Board website.
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Andy Ruiz for Associated Students President

Ruiz has the experience and vision to carry UCSB through its third student body presidency of the 2020-21 academic year.
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