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Jerlisa Fontaine

An unaccounted-for withdrawal of $9,600 was discovered during a financial review of Student Association finances – just one of several deficiencies highlighted by the organization’s independent auditors this past week. …

A group of students who gathered outside the Student Association office Wednesday afternoon were applauded by members of the senate later that day after calling for greater financial transparency within …

A Student Association debate over a Board of Finance appointment Wednesday night highlighted a need for better senate training according to some within the organization. SA President Jerlisa Fontaine sought …

A shift in spending oversight this past summer has led to the discovery of more than $600,000 in Student Association surplus funds – highlighting delays in the auditing process and …

In their first meeting in nearly a month, Student Association senate jump-started its legislative agenda with a debate surrounding by-laws and viewpoint neutrality, culminating in a vote to override President …

Documents show Student Association leadership spent $500 on Uber rides while attending a weekend conference in New Orleans during Mardi Gras. The documents show a total of 12 Uber receipts …

A reported grand larceny involving several thousand dollars missing from Student Association has raised more questions than answers this week as leaders within the organization say they know nothing of …

Social justice wasn’t mentioned in the University at Albany’s last strategic plan seven years ago. In a recently released draft for the next plan, social justice and sustainability are listed …

About 20 students gathered around the small fountain at the University at Albany on Nov. 13 for an event held by the Student Association in solidarity with the recent actions …

What Jerlisa Fontaine described as an aura of positive energy from her Caribbean birth-nation has disappeared. Fontaine referenced a cell phone video taken from a family friend in Dominica taken …