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SAPE introduces new curriculum

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SAPE introduces new curriculum

October 27, 2016 0 comments

Lead peer educators for SAPE outlined their new training at the Undergraduate Council of Students meeting Wednesday.

UCS members heard from various representatives of identity centers around campus, including the Women’s Center, the LGBTQ Center and BCSC.

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Representatives from centers discuss collaboration

October 20, 2016 0 comments

Representatives spoke about the intersection of identities and collaboration between their organizations at the Undergraduate Council of Students meeting.

Michael Kaplan ’19 and Alex Nibley ’19, representatives of Students for Sensible Drug Policy, proposed expanding the water station and continuing the anonymous drug testing service for Spring Weekend.

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Administrators discuss diversity in curriculum, pedagogy

October 13, 2016 0 comments

Besenia Rodriguez ’00, senior associate dean for curriculum and a member of the Task Force on Diversity in the Curriculum, addressed UCS Wednesday.

Members of all four committees of the Undergraduate Council for Students met Wednesday evening. Among other issues, committees discussed extending hours for the John Hay Library, providing gender inclusive bathrooms in laboratory buildings and developing a centralized student activities calendar in hopes of elucidating extracurricular options for freshmen.

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UCS discusses potential committee-based initiatives

October 6, 2016 0 comments

Members of the Undergraduate Council of Students discussed possible future initiatives including the creation of an activities fund for low-income students.

The Undergraduate Council of Students held annual elections to fill seven posts at its meeting Wednesday.  Officers emphasized diversity and increasing the council’s presence on campus.

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UCS fills seven leadership positions

September 29, 2016 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students filled seven leadership positions through internal elections at its meeting Wednesday night.

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Independent concentrators chart interdisciplinary paths

September 27, 2016 0 comments

1969 — the year the New Curriculum received approval — marked the first time a Brown student created an independent concentration, said Peggy Chang.

UCS closes meeting to public to create safe space

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UCS closes meeting to public to create safe space

September 22, 2016 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students closed its general body meeting “to the public and the press” Wednesday night, said UCS President Viet Nguyen ’17.

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Dean of the College, Sheridan Center to study why students drop classes

September 16, 2016 0 comments

The Office of the Dean of the College and the Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning are launching a semester-long study with the help of UCS.

UCS announced initiatives that aim to increase the accessibility of administrators and crucial documents for students at its first meeting.

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UCS introduces accessibility initiatives

September 15, 2016 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students discussed new initiatives to improve the accessibility of various campus resources.

CAPS eliminates limit of seven sessions

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CAPS eliminates limit of seven sessions

September 9, 2016 0 comments

The Office of Counseling and Psychological Services has removed its seven-session limit on appointments in order to increase flexibility and accessibility