Monthly Archives: June 2011

ASUW voter participation breaks record, increases by 32 percent

ASUW is excited to announce that voter turnout among students in the 2011 ASUW elections increased by 32 percent from the previous record in 2010!

The results continue a surge in student engagement in ASUW over the past few years.  7,633 UW students voted, up from 5,785 last year and 3,156 in 2009

Several factors that likely contributed to the big turnout include Continue reading

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“ASUW passes resolution in support of common space for students with disabilities in the new HUB”

ASUW Senate supports a common space in the new HUB where students with disabilities can feel welcome and build community.  Read The Daily’s coverage.

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“ASUW Senate membership restructured after passage of act, long debate”

ASUW Senate passed a historic resolution 89-14 to make the body more accountable and representative.  Read about it in The Daily.

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“Film for thought”

Read The Daily’s coverage of ASUW’s first ever UW Film Festival.  ASUW’s Arts & Entertainment teamed up with UW Film Club to host this great event.

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