Per the Charter, the co-chairs of the BJA “forward[ed] the text of the changes to the chair of the Undergraduate Senate of the Associated Students of Stanford University.
Students promoting the Fossil Free campaign appear to have not properly researched the reasons for, or implications of, their campaign.
The University sent me a message that carried with it the threat of libel, a message that I felt at least in some way had to be sent with an air of intimidation.
The Daily article contains allegations that must be addressed.
For the 2013-14 ASSU Executive, The Stanford Daily Editorial Committee unanimously endorses Dan Ashton ’14 and Billy Gallagher ’14, the slate that we feel will be best able to represent the student body and effectively utilize the ASSU to further student interests in the upcoming year.
I think changes do need to be made, but there is no reason to punish the chefs or for Stanford to hire an outside company to start from scratch!
I don’t know of any other opportunity in which an undergraduate with little or no background in food service could run a small business.
Nelson Mandela provided a vision and a moral compass, not only for South Africa, but for the world. Celebrating his life is to refuse to accept that inequality is normal, that injustice can be tolerated, and that addressing poverty, ignorance, and disease in so much of the world is someone else’s responsibility.
Currently, in the state of California, transgender students’ rights are in contention. It is our responsibility as community members to become educated about transgender issues. Challenge yourself to think critically about how our society systematically discriminates against those who do not conform to gender norms.
Stanford could have the most foolproof security systems in the world, but, at the end of the day, the weakest links are people like you and me. I’m here to offer an alternative to what Stanford is doing now: Let’s spend more time phishing ourselves.