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Articles by Matthew Jarrell (41)

Undergraduate Council of Students President Sazzy Gourley ’16 and Vice President Alana Bhatla ’16 address the council’s general body.

University News

Low UCS retention rates lead to young general body

April 28, 2016 Comments are Disabled

As the semester ends, UCS faces a familiar dilemma: convincing its general body members, who are overwhelmingly underclassmen, to stay on for another year.

Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration Barbara  Chernow ’79 said the University will request proposals on dining from two firms.

University News

UCS addresses dining, social event policy

April 21, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The University has sent requests for proposals to reform and improve campus dining to two firms, the names of which are being withheld.

Viet Nguyen ’17 won the UCS presidency Thursday night with nearly 60 percent of the vote, beating Kevin Garcia ’18 and Zachary Nelkin ’17.

University News

Viet Nguyen ’17 elected UCS president

April 18, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The candidates for president of UCS stood at the steps of the Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center Thursday, eagerly awaiting the announcement of the winner.

University News

UCS debates value of DPLL designation

April 14, 2016 1 comment

The Undergraduate Council of Students debated the effectiveness of the Diverse Perspectives in Liberal Learning at the UCS general body meeting Wednesday.

Student groups grant Nguyen ’17 wide support

Graphics, University News

Student groups grant Nguyen ’17 wide support

April 12, 2016 1 comment

Viet Nguyen ’17 won a commanding victory in the endorsements campaign for Undergraduate Council of Students president.

University News

UCS presidential candidates outline social justice-oriented agendas

April 8, 2016 5 comments

Candidates for the Undergraduate Council of Students presidency brought the role and mandate of UCS into focus as they squared off at the debate Thursday.

Members of the International Life and Advisory Board discussed the need for a student center, stronger mentoring programs and peer advisors for international students to address challenges those students face.

University News

ILAB reps suggest new resources for international students at UCS meeting

April 7, 2016 1 comment

Members of the International Life Advisory Board spoke on issues facing international students.

UCS, UFB announce candidates for executive positions

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UCS, UFB announce candidates for executive positions

April 6, 2016 2 comments

Kevin Garcia ’18, Zachary Nelkin ’17 and Viet Nguyen ’17 will contest the election for President of the Undergraduate Council of Students next week.

Swearer Center directors presented the new Bonner Community Fellows program, which will replace the old Community Fellows program and fund over 160 student leadership positions.

University News

Swearer Center directors discuss strategic plan draft

March 24, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Swearer Center for Public Service staff members detailed new initiatives designed to integrate community service work into the University curriculum.

President Christina Paxson P’19 fields questions from concerned students on the recently released Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan in her State of Brown address hosted by the Undergraduate Council of Students Tuesday.

University News

Paxson discusses DIAP in State of Brown

March 16, 2016 2 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 and other University administrators emphasized the progress made in the fields of diversity and inclusion.