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Topic: BUCC

The Just Food Committee was created in 2019 to assess University policies on food purchasing and the supply chains of food consumed on campus.

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Just Food Committee presents final report at BUCC meeting

April 15, 2021 0 comments

Student and staff members of the Just Food Committee presented their final report on how the University can improve its food purchasing and food supply chains at the Brown University Community Council meeting Wednesday. 

During its final meeting of the semester Wednesday, members of the BUCC and Brown community discussed updates on various initiatives.

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Summer and fall semesters, updates on Brook Street Dormitory discussed at BUCC meeting

April 15, 2021 0 comments

Members of the University’s administration and student body discussed changes for the upcoming summer and fall semesters, updates on the Food Access Initiative and the progress of the Brook Street dormitory project at the Brown University Community Council’s final meeting of the semester April 14.

Updates on selection of VP for Campus Safety, Task Force on Anti-Black Racism discussed at BUCC meeting

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Updates on selection of VP for Campus Safety, Task Force on Anti-Black Racism discussed at BUCC meeting

March 10, 2021 0 comments

Members of the University’s administration and student body discussed the ongoing selection process for a new Vice President for Campus Safety, the progress of the Task Force on Anti-Black Racism and the University’s plans to transform general safety procedures at the Brown University Community Council meeting March 10.

All lockouts and wellness checks during business hours will be carried out by the Office of Residential Life instead of DPS, administrators said at a Nov. 18 BUCC meeting as part of a larger conversation about DPS and public safety on campus.

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Current DPS role, lockout protocol, body cameras among policing policy raised at BUCC meeting

November 18, 2020 0 comments

Members of the University’s administration and student body discussed current safety practices, changes to dorm lockout policies and an external DPS review among other aspects of campus safety at a Brown University Community Council meeting Nov. 18. 

The Brown University Community Council discussed long term sustainability goals, the library’s five-year strategic plan and other initiatives at Wednesday’s meeting.

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BUCC discusses sustainability, library initiative

November 21, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Assistant Provost for Sustainability Stephen Porder presented several long-term goals for sustainability during yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

Editorial: University should be a leader in fair food practices

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: University should be a leader in fair food practices

April 25, 2019 Comments are Disabled

On April 16 at a Brown University Community Council meeting, a group of students proposed a resolution to create a Fair Food Committee, which would set environmental and trade standards for food used on Brown’s campus.

At the Brown University Community Council meeting, Dean of Admission Logan Powell noted that the number of early applicants who applied for financial aid increased by 11 percent this year as compared to the previous year.

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Early decision applications surge for Class of 2023

November 13, 2018 1 comment

Dean of Admission Logan Powell presented statistics on the early decision applicants for the class of 2023 in light of the University’s Nov. 1 deadline at yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

Executive Director of Health and Wellness Vanessa Britto addressed the Brown University Community Council on Tuesday. The meeting covered topics including progress on the proposed health and wellness dorm at 450 Brook St.

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BUCC discusses future health, wellness dorm

October 9, 2018 Comments are Disabled

The University hopes to complete the new health and wellness center and dormitory at 450 Brook St. by fall 2021, said Vanessa Britto, executive director of health and wellness, at yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

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University discusses increasing aid for highest need students

March 20, 2018 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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