Marquette Wire

MUSG appoints new LVP

Wire+stock+photo.
Back to Article
Back to Article

MUSG appoints new LVP

Wire stock photo.

Wire stock photo.

Wire stock photo.

Wire stock photo.

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






A new Legislation Vice President was chosen at the Marquette University Student Government meeting April 16.

In the second round of voting, Senator Dan Brophy won the election with 55.55 percent of votes in the Senate.

Brophy, a junior in the College of Arts & Sciences, attended the meeting via Facetime, as he is studying abroad in Madrid, Spain, this semester.

Sam Dorow, a sophomore in the College of Arts & Sciences; Joshua Steinfels-Saenz, a junior in the College of Business Administration; Erin Murphy, a junior in the College of Engineering; and Brophy all ran for the LVP position.

The LVP is in charge of distributing the minutes and the agenda in a timely manner as well as being a resource for contacts through the university.

Michael Odden, a junior in the College of Arts & Sciences, is a senator for off-campus students, and he spoke about the role of LVP in Senate meetings.

“They run the meeting and make sure everyone follows protocol and speaks in the proper manner,” Odden said.

Brophy said he hopes the various MUSG departments will collaborate more and form a beneficial environment in the Senate.

“The LVP should be a huge resource,” Brophy said.

Brophy also said he hopes to ensure that the environment of Senate meetings is open. He said he aims “to motivate, to excite and to bring out passion in people.”

Aisling Hegarty, a senior in the College of Arts & Sciences and MUSG Senator, she said she supports Brophy as LVP.  

“He is going to go the extra step. He is not just making empty promises,” Hegarty said.

The election was conducted through the Marquette Involvement Link.

Senators ranked their preferences for LVP in order, in a run-off fashion.

Brophy will take over the role of LVP when he comes back from Europe next semester.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Sarah Lipo, Assistant News Editor

Sarah is an Assistant News Reporter for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Oak Park, Illinois and plans to major in journalism and social welfare...

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    Higher Education

    Gov. Tony Evers goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette University Law School

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    News

    Organizations collaborate to host event on Constitution

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    Higher Education

    President of Jesuit Superiors of Africa and Madagascar speaks at Marquette

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    News

    With measles cases rising, Marquette policies aim to prevent outbreak

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    News

    MUPD reaches higher downloads with safety app

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    News

    PALS program helps with fitness everyday routines

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    News

    MUSG focuses on productivity and students for second semester

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    News

    Marquette researches ways to purify water with light

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    News

    Students hand out condoms the day before Valentine’s Day

  • MUSG appoints new LVP

    Higher Education

    Students struggle to balance school and work

Navigate Right