In its 24th meeting, 19th Undergraduate Senate addressed concerns regarding annual funding reductions on account of students’ waiving their activities fees. Senators also advocated for a need-blind admission policy for international students and more student input in the search for a new Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) director. The Senate also passed a resolution appointing Josie Bianchi ’20 to the ASSU Constitutional Council.
In its weekly meeting on Wednesday night, the Graduate Student Council (GSC) addressed issues surrounding the Campus Climate Survey, KZSU’s complaint over its funding and graduate students’ healthcare issues.
In the 21st meeting of the 19th Undergraduate Senate on Tuesday evening, KZSU general manager Caleb Smith ’17 M.A. ’18 announced that he will file a Constitutional Council suit against the Senate on behalf of the Stanford radio station. Smith, who is also a Daily staffer, alleges that the Senate violated a section of the Constitution that requires the location, time and agenda for ASSU meetings to be made publicly available.
Smith says that he should have been able to attend a meeting that determined the apportionment of funds recommended for KZSU between the undergraduate and graduate ballots.
Duncan Wood ’17 was a very busy undergraduate. Between working as a TA at the physics department, performing in the orchestra at various stage productions, running a music show at KZSU (as DJ Woodie Wood), and being an active part of Stanford’s Super Smash Bros. Melee community, it’s safe to assume that he barely had…
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.
The ASSU Constitutional Council heard arguments from Band, KZSU and ASSU on whether the Senate violated its constitution by denying voluntary student organizations (VSOs) the right to petition for Annual Grants that violate the Senate’s funding guidelines.
KZSU, Stanford University’s official FM radio station broadcasting on 90.1 FM and online, will begin its quarter-long training classes on Oct. 10.
Back in the studio for the start of the school year, KZSU play-by-play broadcaster Nicky Sullivan and Daily football analysts Vihan Lakshman and Do-Hyoung Park discuss Stanford’s victory over USC last weekend and preview the upcoming tussle with UCLA at the Rose Bowl.