Friday, July 21

J-Board reverses nullified elections

J-Board reverses nullified elections Judicial board stands by ruling, turns sanctions to elections board By Kimberly Mackesy Daily Bruin Staff In an emergency meeting of the undergraduate student government Judicial Board Monday night, the board withdrew from its original ruling to hold re-elections for the offices of general representative and student welfare commissioner, instead giving the Elections Board the power to resolve the situation. Read more...


Beasley withdraws appeal

Beasley withdraws appeal Efforts to extend initiative voting drop, status stands By Betty Song Daily Bruin Staff Graduate Students Association President Tim Beasley withdrew an appeal yesterday concerning last week’s graduate student government election results, citing time constraints. Read more...


Connerly denies preferential treatment

Connerly denies preferential treatment Report claims UC Regent used federal minority contracts By Ann Bancroft The Associated Press SACRAMENTO — University of California Regent Ward Connerly, an outspoken opponent of affirmative action, denied Monday he benefited from minority preferences while contracting with the Energy Commission. Read more...


Election’s lack of publicity petitioned

Election’s lack of publicity petitioned Beasley appeals for extra day of voting for two initiatives By Betty Song Daily Bruin Staff Election results for the Graduate Students Association (GSA) were confirmed by the elections board Thursday morning, but an official appeal was made that day questioning the election process for two ballot initiatives. Read more...



The stigma of self-pleasure

The stigma of self-pleasure Experts challenge preconceptions of masturbation acts By Princeton Kim While many students feel uncomfortable expressing certain aspects of their sex life, behavior researchers find that non-human primates exhibit their sexual practices freely. Read more...


J-Board nullifies results of two elections

J-Board nullifies results of two elections Bruin Democrats endorsement ad prompts complaint By Rashmi Nijagal Daily Bruin Staff The undergraduate student government judicial board ruled Friday afternoon that the election results of the general representative and student welfare commissioner races were illegitimate. Read more...