The dining societies at Suites in Governor’s Corner are known by many for consistently serving some of the best food on campus. However, they lack a counterpart service to the R&DE food recovery program that collects and donates leftover food from dining halls — making some of these dining societies the site of food waste due to the leftovers produced at meals.
In 2017, Residential & Dining Enterprises (R&DE) changed the housing process for undergraduates, reducing the maximum draw group size from eight people to six. This year, R&DE has reduced the maximum draw group size again, from six people to four.
Students who qualify for medical draw are able to apply for early housing assignment, before the regular draw begins.
Undergraduates will choose from a wider variety of housing options this spring, as a student-initiated outdoors-themed house is scheduled to open in Suites next fall.
The 15th ASSU Undergraduate Senate held a 40-minute online meeting on Tuesday evening, in which they confirmed Neveen Mahmoud ’11 as the ASSU Financial Manager for 2013-2014, confirmed 40 nominees for University committees and passed $22,909.14 in funding bills.
As the number of students seeking elected office in the Associated Students of Stanford University (ASSU) continues to decline, current ASSU officers have expressed concern about the trend’s significance for the future of Stanford’s student government.
Stanford’s decision to end Suites Dining’s student management has prompted anger and disbelief from Suites residents and alumni.
The rationales put forward by Residential Education as grounds for ending Suites Dining’s student management appear questionable and incomplete.