Topic: UCS

Ivy student governments differ in budgets, duties

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Ivy student governments differ in budgets, duties

November 30, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students operates under a budget of approximately $11,000 for the 2017-18 academic year.

Editorial: Where did all the money go?

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Editorial: Where did all the money go?

November 9, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students recently decided to increase the student activities fee from $274 to $295.

UCS to reshape form for reports of discrimination, harassment

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UCS to reshape form for reports of discrimination, harassment

November 8, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students brainstormed ways to improve a University complaint form for reports of discrimination and harassment.

UCS President Chelse-Amoy Steele ’18 and Vice President Naveen Srinivasan ’19 discussed the council’s switch of tampon distributors after student complaints about the branding of the company Tampon Tribe.

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UCS changes supplier for ‘Project Tampon’

October 18, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students’ “Project Tampon” will cease to source tampons and pads from the company Tampon Tribe.

President of the Undergraduate Council of Students Chelse-Amoy Steele ’18 announced changes to the tampon iniative started by her predecessor Viet Nguyen ’17, which the Office of the President will now fund.

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UCS holds ideation session, brainstorms plans for year

October 12, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students held an ideation session in its weekly general body meeting Wednesday night.

UCS fills five positions in second meeting of year

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UCS fills five positions in second meeting of year

September 27, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students held internal elections for five management and executive board positions in its general body meeting Wednesday night.

UCS leaders plan for upcoming semester

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UCS leaders plan for upcoming semester

September 20, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students gathered for the group’s first general body meeting of the 2017-18 academic year Wednesday night.

University survey sheds light on course dropping

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University survey sheds light on course dropping

April 25, 2017 0 comments

A study revealed that only a small number of students dropped courses ­— most of which were dropped without negative impact on a student’s academic path.

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U. waives application fee for low-income students

April 21, 2017 0 comments

The University will automatically waive application fees for low-income students applying to Brown starting in fall 2017, the University announced April 14.

The Undergraduate Finance Board did not approve funding for printing for student publications, including the Brown Noser and the College Hill Independent, in its budget review for the 2017-18 academic year.

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Undergraduate Finance Board cuts print funding for student publications

April 18, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Finance Board did not approve funding that would cover student publications’ printing expenses for the spring 2018 semester.