In its first official meeting, the 2017-2018 Graduate Student Council (GSC) selected new Council chairs and discussed possible tension within the funding committee.
In its meeting on Wednesday, the Graduate Student Council (GSC) discussed the partial re-do of the election that passed last meeting and its effects on the election of the next GSC, causing members to put a reelection of the “at-large” portion of the ballot back on the table.
In its meeting on Wednesday, the Graduate Student Council (GSC) discussed resolutions to fix the discrepancies on ballots in the recent GSC election. Council members voted to resend ballots to students in the Law School and the School of Medicine as well as voters affected by an originally incomplete link who were unable to re-vote by the Friday night deadline. This partial re-do would include re-voting on all aspects of the original ballot apart from the Executive slate.
Three slates in contention to become next year’s ASSU Executive team debated their platforms at an event co-sponsored by the Daily and KZSU.
Graduate student parents say the closure of Rainbow School and Pepper Tree After School Program will leave them scrambling. Meanwhile, Stanford’s WorkLife program is seeking local partnerships to fill a gap in childcare.
The department of electrical engineering held a special meeting to discuss the impact of the recent immigration ban on Wednesday. Attendees expressed their worries about the future if the ban were to become permanent.
The GSC met Wednesday night and confirmed the SSE CEO while disapproving of President Trump’s immigration moves.
Free Caltrain passes are now available for some Stanford employees and graduate students.