Friday, July 19

One more week, 17 more appointments

USAC breezed through 17 (count them "¦ 17!) appointments to the Academic Senate yesterday in under three hours and even managed to fit in a follow-up discussion about the digitization of student group funding forms. Read more...



Council narrowly approves OSAC chair

The agenda was packed at this week's Undergraduate Students Association Council meeting, but the council still made time to sing "Happy Birthday" to General Representative Christina Colosimo before getting down to business. Read more...




Council hears from ad hoc committee

It's time again for the biweekly installment of the USAC blog. Unlike the last meeting, which was just the council members and administrators, Kerckhoff 417 was packed with almost double the people, mostly representatives from the Afrikan Student Union, MEChA, Queer Alliance, Vietnamese Student Union and Samahang Pilipino. Before the meeting, one group member said to another that their presence was mainly an "intimidation factor." They were attempting to appear intimidating because of the proposal from the Office Space Ad Hoc Committee, which took center stage during the two-hour meeting. Leaders from the student groups said they were upset by the lack of communication and the ineffectiveness of the ad hoc committee. Read more...