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Senate sets goals for 2018-2019

In its second meeting, the 20th Undergraduate Senate discussed individual and committee goals for their upcoming term. The group approved all quick grant requests for several student organizations, including Stanford Women in Design, Arab Students Association and Society of Black Scientists and Engineers. The Senate first heard a report from ASSU Executive Shanta Katipamula ’19,…

Community centers: a long struggle for resources

Community centers’ push for increased resources – a perennial issue raised by student groups and representatives – has a long history. Challenges over the years range from a lack of professional staff and space for student groups to the threat of budget cuts affecting hours of operation and programming. This has led to a cycle of activism among students who hope to maintain and grow the community centers.

Community-centered: The Markaz

The Markaz: Resource Center is the newest community center on Stanford’s campus, created through the advocacy of students, faculty and staff. On May 29, 2013, formal plans for the Markaz were announced with the goal of catering to a unique subset of the student population. Students who identify with or are interested in Muslim experiences…