Tuesday, July 17

Recently, canvassers from the California Public Interest Research Group have been looking to pledge students. What do you think of CALPIRG's publicity tactics?
  • CALPIRG promotes a good cause and deserves our full attention. (46%, 197 Votes)
  • CALPIRG's aggressive publicity tactics turn me off to their cause. (38%, 163 Votes)
  • If I was interested in CALPIRG, I would approach them instead of them approaching me. (9%, 39 Votes)
  • CALPIRG promotes a good cause but is ineffective in publicizing. (6%, 26 Votes)
  • I have never been approached by CALPIRG and don't know what cause they promote. (1%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 429

Start Date: February 15, 2011 @ 11:29 am
End Date: January 4, 2013 @ 11:29 am

Smoking bans have been implemented at universities across the nation. What do you think of these bans, and should UCLA institute one?
  • Yes, smoking has a negative impact on health and environment. (53%, 115 Votes)
  • No, but UCLA should more heavily enforce where smoking is allowed. (22%, 48 Votes)
  • No, students have the right to smoke on campus. (13%, 28 Votes)
  • Yes, it will promote a strong anti-smoking message. (6%, 13 Votes)
  • No, such a ban would be ineffective and impossible to implement. (6%, 11 Votes)

Total Voters: 215

Start Date: February 8, 2011 @ 11:27 am
End Date: January 4, 2013 @ 12:00 am

What do you think of the $100 million donation from alumni Meyer and Renee Luskin that will go toward the School of Public Affairs and the construction of a new conference center and faculty club?
  • The Luskins should be commended for their generous donation. (44%, 68 Votes)
  • The donation is generous, but should not go toward the conference center and faculty club. (31%, 48 Votes)
  • UCLA should more vigorously reach out to alumni for donations. (13%, 20 Votes)
  • The donation will help attract the best professors and graduate students. (7%, 11 Votes)
  • The donation is generous but should not go toward the School of Public Affairs. (5%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 153

Start Date: February 1, 2011 @ 11:25 am
End Date: January 4, 2013 @ 11:25 am

What do you think of the Office of Residential Life’s proposal to create a humanities-themed housing community in Hitch Suites?
  • Such themed housing will limit contact with students of other disciplines. (35%, 31 Votes)
  • Humanities-themed housing is a terrific idea and will spur enthusiasm about the subject. (24%, 21 Votes)
  • Hitch suites is for everybody and no part of it should be dedicated to only humanities students. (20%, 18 Votes)
  • There should be a science or math themed housing system. (16%, 14 Votes)
  • Humanities housing should be reserved for upperclassmen who have declared a humanities major. (5%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 88

Start Date: January 25, 2011 @ 11:24 am
End Date: January 4, 2013 @ 11:24 am

What do you think of the proposal to merge six European language departments into one?
  • It is a necessary merger for cutting administrative costs. (38%, 45 Votes)
  • European languages are too diverse to be under one category. (21%, 25 Votes)
  • The academic implications are more important than the financial ones. (17%, 20 Votes)
  • I haven't heard about the merger and it does not affect my studies. (15%, 18 Votes)
  • European languages are all similar and can be under one department. (9%, 11 Votes)

Total Voters: 119

Start Date: January 19, 2011 @ 11:22 am
End Date: January 4, 2013 @ 11:22 am