Topic: BUCC

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University discusses increasing aid for highest need students

March 20, 2018 0 comments

On Tuesday, the Brown University Community Council discussed a working proposal to increase food and textbook aid for undergraduate students with the highest financial need.

At Tuesday’s BUCC meeting, President Christina Paxson P’19 discussed the upcoming conclusions of two major staff searches.

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BUCC discusses staff search, DIAP annual progress report

April 18, 2017 0 comments

The University is concluding searches for open positions, said President Christina Paxson during Tuesday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

BUCC discusses staff climate survey

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BUCC discusses staff climate survey

February 14, 2017 0 comments

The Brown University Community Council discussed the results of a staff climate survey and University concerns about President Donald Trump’s administration at its meeting Tuesday. The staff climate survey, conducted spring 2016, found that about 50 percent of staff members felt they were not respected by faculty members and do […]

The Brown University Community Coalition’s Tuesday meeting reviewed  the Title IX Office’s 2015-2016 report and campus education efforts.

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BUCC meeting covers Title IX Office updates

October 19, 2016 0 comments

The Brown University Community Coalition discussed the implementation of the Sexual Assault Task Force’s recommendations.

University officials presented updates on recent developments in a BUCC meeting Tuesday afternoon in the Kasper Multipurpose Room.

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BUCC addresses diversity, inclusion efforts

September 28, 2016 0 comments

The Brown University Community Council met Tuesday for the first time this semester to discuss new projects and receive updates on major University affairs.

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BUCC supports Indigenous People’s Day, Hilton workers

October 28, 2015 3 comments

Changing the name of Fall Weekend to Indigenous Peoples’ Day is the “bare minimum that the University can do to support Native students.”

BUCC talks possible University boycott of Hilton hotel

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BUCC talks possible University boycott of Hilton hotel

September 30, 2015 0 comments

The rate of work-related injuries at the Hilton Providence Hotel is 69 percent higher than the national average.

Members of Act4RJ attended Tuesday’s Brown University Community Council meeting wearing dollar bills marked with “IX” to protest the University’s handling of the recent GHB and sexual assault cases.

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Dropped drugging charges dominate BUCC meeting

March 11, 2015 6 comments

President Paxson denied that the father of the student accused of spiking a drink with GHB — a Corporation trustee — influenced his son’s case.

President Christina Paxson P’19 addresses the council, outlining specific plans for decreasing the operating budget deficit.

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BUCC talks deficit, sexual assault policy, faculty diversity

February 19, 2015 2 comments

The Brown University Community Council focused on financial concerns such as the budget deficit and policy related to sexual assault and faculty diversity.

Members of the Brown University Community Council recommended administrators recognize that students with greater financial resources have an advantage when it comes to the sexual assault disciplinary process.

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Sexual assault task force headlines BUCC meeting

September 19, 2014 3 comments

The Brown University Community Council laid out plans for a sexual assault task force.