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Topic: UCS

First-years elect Mina Sarmas ’24 and Emma Amselem Bensadon ’24 to UCS

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First-years elect Mina Sarmas ’24 and Emma Amselem Bensadon ’24 to UCS

November 17, 2020 0 comments

The class of 2024 elected Mina Sarmas ’24 and Emma Amselem Bensadon ’24 to serve on the Undergraduate Council of Students as first-year representatives, the Council announced in a Nov. 12 email to first-year students.

UCS introduces resolution to rename CIT, discusses student governance and ethics board

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UCS introduces resolution to rename CIT, discusses student governance and ethics board

November 11, 2020 2 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students introduced a resolution to rename the Thomas J. Watson Sr. Center for Information Technology and continued discussion of the proposed Student Governance, Ethics and Accountability Board at its general body meeting Wednesday.

UCS members recently voted to neither endorse nor oppose Decolonization at Brown’s proposal to remove Roman statues from campus, but split support has led the Council to make no official stance on the issue.

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UCS does not officially endorse Decolonization at Brown statue initiative

November 10, 2020 2 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students did not vote to endorse Decolonization at Brown’s proposal to remove and replace Roman statues on campus in a vote following the Council’s Nov. 4 general body meeting.

UCS hosts a virtual undergraduate town hall with Paxson, Locke and University administrators to discuss policies, public health and campus life issues for the spring semester.

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Locke: Sophomores to have choice between remote spring courses or summer term if not allowed back on College Hill next semester

October 25, 2020 1 comment

At a virtual town hall event hosted by the Undergraduate Council of Students Friday, students discussed the University’s COVID-19 plans, policing on campus, academic concerns and more with administrators, including President Christina Paxson P’19, Provost Richard Locke P’18 and Dean of the College Rashid Zia ’01.

UCS discusses class year representatives vote, delays vote on potential endorsement of Decolonization at Brown statue initiative

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UCS discusses class year representatives vote, delays vote on potential endorsement of Decolonization at Brown statue initiative

October 22, 2020 0 comments

At its general body meeting Wednesday, the Undergraduate Council of Students debated whether the general body passed an amendment to introduce class year representatives after a previously overlooked Council rule left the status of the proposal uncertain.

UCS kicks off modified first-year representative election process

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UCS kicks off modified first-year representative election process

October 22, 2020 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students kicked off its election process for first-year representatives last week with two information sessions.

Carroll ’21: Response to Sachar ’20: The Problems with CCB’s Claim to Student Government Status and Why it Should Matter to Students

Op-eds, Opinions

Carroll ’21: Response to Sachar ’20: The Problems with CCB’s Claim to Student Government Status and Why it Should Matter to Students

October 18, 2020 2 comments

Beginning last year, Brown’s Class Coordinating Board began rebranding itself as a student government.

Bhaskar ’21: Brown should not remove statues of Roman emperors from campus. Here’s why.

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Bhaskar ’21: Brown should not remove statues of Roman emperors from campus. Here’s why.

October 18, 2020 34 comments

In late September, a group of Brown University students, faculty and administrators held a virtual town-hall to discuss the implications and future treatment of several monuments that currently occupy Brown’s campus.

UCS discusses Decolonization at Brown statue removal initiative

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UCS discusses Decolonization at Brown statue removal initiative

October 14, 2020 19 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students discussed an initiative presented by student group Decolonization at Brown to remove and replace Roman statues on campus, began voting on the Student Activities Anti-Discrimination Clause introduced at last week’s meeting and shared committee updates at its general body meeting Wednesday evening. Junaid Malik ’20.5, […]

UCS elects UCS/UFB liaison, treasurer in election revote

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UCS elects UCS/UFB liaison, treasurer in election revote

October 4, 2020 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students elected Ricky Zhong ’23 as the UCS/Undergraduate Finance Board Liaison and Elli Lee ’22 as UCS Treasurer, according to a Saturday email from the Council.