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Alabama students protest homecoming election process [Video]

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Maria Grenyo

Some University of Alabama students aren’t enthused about the outcome of the homecoming queen election, and they’re making sure the Student Government Association is well aware of what they say are major electoral process violations.

On Monday, a group of students claiming the SGA didn’t follow its own election rules for the homecoming queen race held a sit-in at the SGA office. As many as 50 students joined in on the protest.

Over the course of the election UA student paper The Crimson White reported several candidates did not submit proper financial disclosure forms, the candidate who won did not receive the necessary 50% plus one votes required to win the election without a runoff and that the election is invalid according to the SGA’s rules.

Homecoming queen winner MacLean Moore received 47% of the votes, but only 300 votes separated Moore from Montana Fouts. According to the SGA’s election rules, that outcome should have triggered a runoff …

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Casey Neistat Is Teaching a Crash Course In Filmmaking With Virtual Learning Platform 'Monthly' [Video]

Casey Neistat has been absent from YouTube for roughly seven months, but returned to share a long-in-the-works venture: a 30-day virtual filmmaking course created alongside virtual learning startup Monthly. Neistat explains that he has a complicated relationship with education, given that he dropped out of high school after freshman year. That said, the course priced at $250 will seek to share his secret sauce as a storyteller as opposed to more conventional learnings. Its not technical if you want to learn how to use your camera, just Google it, he exaplined. Its not about how to get a lot of views on YouTube ask MrBeast if thats your goal. Its much more about how I see filmmaking as the ultimate tool for self expression. Casey Neistat has been absent from YouTube for roughly seven months, but returned to share a long-in-the-works venture: a 30-day virtual filmmaking course created alongside virtual learning startup Monthly.

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Katelyn Tuohy | Spectroom [Video]

Katelyn Tuohy is an American long distance runner from Rockland County, New York. Encouraged by her parents, Patrick and Denise, she won the 2017 Nike National cross country championship as a sophomore, to cap an undefeated season. With a time of 16:44.7, she won by 40 seconds, trimming 12 seconds off the course record. The Rockland County legislature honored her victory, declaring December 19, 2017, as "Katelyn Tuohy Day." Tuohy competes for the North Rockland High School Red Raiders.

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Lawsuit claims hazing ritual 'Bodies' left former Mater Dei High School football player with traumatic brain injury [Video]

The family of a former player for the Mater Dei High School football team claims he suffered a traumatic brain injury in a locker room hazing ritual.