Monthly Archives: January 2012

“In Wash., more financial aid, but also more need”

Read The Seattle Times’ coverage on increased tuition, financial aid and thoughts from ASUW lobbyist, Andrew Lewis.”The best form of financial aid is lower tuition,” Lewis stated.

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“OGR Makes Changes To Lobbying And Outreach Efforts”

Read The Daily’s coverage on the kick-off to #FML week, the Save Our State Budget Rally, in Red Square.

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ASUW Agenda

A resolution in support of student involvement in Huskies on the Hill 2012, a resolution in support of the UW entering the Marine Leadership Scholar Program, a resolution in support of a permanent lab space for the UW Biodiesel Cooperative, and #FML (Fund My Learning) Week. Read the Daily’s weekly column: ASUW Agenda.

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“A Closed-Door Policy”

Read about ASUW’s involvement in the Provost Advisory Committee for Students (PACS), a committee that meets with Provost Ana Mari Cauce to express student opinion. Click here to read part 2 of The Daily’s coverage on the committee.

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Tuition increases got you down?

Fellow Huskies,
Are you tired of the tuition increases?  Do you want to do something about it?  Check out the ways below to get involved right now to Save Our State and other ways to impact your campus.
Get Involved
1. Save Our State Rally and Huskies on the Hill- Sign Up and Attend!
2. Are you interested in performing drag?
3. Women’s Political Action Training
4. Speak up in Support of Transit


Events
5. FREE “Miss Representation” Screening
7. Broken Bodies, PBP: Police Brutality Profiling
8. Under 1 Nation: Zulu & Krip-Hop 
9. [M]aking our [L]egacy [K]nown Hip Hop Show February 3, 2012 in Kane 130 at 7:30pm
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“Legislators Support Student-Backed Bill”

Read The Daily’s coverage on ASUW’s Office of Government Relation’s latest proposal updates. “State legislators have finally jumped on board with UW’s young political activists to support a bill that would decrease tax loopholes for certain large businesses.”

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A Gift Card, Zombies and Chipotle

 

Fellow Huskies,

Welcome back and a happy 2012 to you all.  See below to find out how you could win a $50 gift card to the U Bookstore and how you can hear Max Brooks, son of the infamous Mel Brooks, discuss how to survive the Zombie Apocalypse!  

1. Help Improve the ASUW Experimental College, win a $50 U Bookstore gift card!
2. Feedback needed for a Student Food Cooperative on campus!
3. An Evening with Author Max Brooks: 10 Lessons for Surviving a Zombie Attack 
4. The ASUW Office of Government Relations needs your help. Save Work Study and keep landlords accountable.
5. UW Relay for Life needs you to fight cancer at Kickoff and Chipotle!
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ASUW Agenda

Read the Daily’s weekly column: ASUW Agenda. This week, the agenda focused on eight resolutions, presented at ASUW’s Student Senate.

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“First Grants From Husky Pride Fund To Be Distributed”

Read The Daily’s coverage on the the fund that is for students, from students, the Husky Pride Fund.  Funds have been collected, a majority from students, since 2007 and will be disbursed to students for the first time Spring quarter 2012. Students from UW Bothell and UW Tacoma are also eligible to apply.

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