Monthly Archives: February 2012

“Committee On Student Safety Surveys Campus”

 

ASUW’s Committee on Student Safety spent an evening with UWPD and student volunteers from different communities, surveying possible improvements of safety. The group surveyed from Northeast 45th Street to Ravenna Avenue Northeast and throughout west campus. Click here to read The Daily’s article on the committee’s night walk.

 

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“Student Planning And Budgeting Councils To Be Implemented”

Read The Daily’s coverage on ASUW and GPSS latest efforts of promoting student advocacy and input. As a result of a proposal made by the two student governments, five UW colleges and schools are creating new advisory councils to increase student voice.

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“Dressed in Drag”

ASUW’s 10th-annual Drag Competition took place this past weekend and The Daily was there to cover it. Click here to read the performers’ thoughts on the show and definitions of drag.

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“United At The Powwow”

The Winter Powwow is an annual event hosted by ASUW’s American Indian Student Commission (AISC). This year, the celebration was held at the Indian Heritage High School gymnasium in North Seattle. Read The Daily’s coverage on this cultural event that reaches out to Native Americans all over the Seattle community.

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ASUW Agenda

This week, The Daily covers a bill to prohibit voter bribery, a resolution in opposition to differential tuition and an update from the ASUW Board of Directors.  The update includes the passing of a resolution in support of a permanent student veterans resource center on campus.

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“Everybody Included”

Read The Daily’s coverage on ASUW’s Fifth Annual Everybody Every BODY Fashion Show. The fashion show strives to promote confidence and healthy body image through an interactive and humorous fashion show.

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ASUW Agenda

This week’s agenda includes a a bill opposed to the Board of Directors’ decision on the ASUW Election Policy and Procedures (EPP), a resolution in support of a permanent student veterans’ resource center on campus and a resolution in support of marriage equality.

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Your Chance to Speak with the Board of Regents

Fellow Huskies,
The UW Board of Regents is holding a special forum to hear students’ comments about the budget and tuition rates Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 3:30-5:00 pm in the William H. Gates Law School Room 133 (see campus map here).  This is your opportunity to learn about the budget and give the Regents your opinion before tuition goes up.  For more information, see the attached notice or check out the Facebook event here.
There are many, MANY exciting things happening on campus in February.  Check out the Events and ways to Get Involved below:
Events on Campus
1. ASUW Women’s Action Commission “Vagina Monolgues” — February 16, 17, 18
2. ASUW “Everybody EveryBODY Fashion Show” — February 23
3. ASUW Queer Student Commission “Annual Drag Competition” —  February 24
4. ASUW American Indian Student Commission “Annual Winter PowWow” — February 25
5. “An Evening with Author Max Brooks: 10 Lessons for Surviving a Zombie Attack” — February 28

Get Involved 
6. Campus Sustainability Fund Application 
7. The Safety Campaign “Huskies Choose Safety”
8. Off-Campus Housing Affairs Survey
9. Speak up in support of funding your education! 
10. Protect your rights as a tenant!

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ASUW Agenda

Read this week’s ASUW Agenda, covered by The Daily. A Board of Regents Forum, Senate Resolutions and this year’s Election Policies and Procedures, were all noted on the agenda.

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ASUW Agenda

Read The Daily’s weekly column: ASUW Agenda. This week’s agenda covers the UW Regents Forum during Senate, an OGR Legislative Update and two resolutions, which the Board of Directors passed unanimously.

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“Students Bring Alternative Solutions To Annual Lobby Day”

Read The Daily’s article on students lobbying in Olympia, fighting for higher education.

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“Forum Questions Asuw Diversity Representation”

Did you miss the ASUW Diversity Forum? If you did, click here to read The Daily’s coverage on the event.

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