Associated Students

OPP Calls for Contreras’ Resignation from EVPLA
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OPP Calls for Contreras’ Resignation from EVPLA

The Open People’s Party rescinded Associated Students External Vice President of Local Affairs-elect Beatrice Contreras’ party membership and requested her resignation last Friday in light of sexual assault allegations directed at her on April 23.

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A.S. Senate Debates Election Code Update and University Investments

Wednesday night’s Associated Students Senate meeting focused on a bill to encourage “socially responsible” investments using university funding as well as a bill to change the electoral process of the A.S. elections.

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Forum Addresses Master Plan Reform in Light of Funding Issues

Leading up to the University of California Regents Meeting on May 14 and 15, the UCSB E.V.P.S.A Office, A.S. Office of the President and A.S. Academic Affairs Board hosted a forum on the California Master Plan of Higher Education in the Student Resource Building yesterday.

Funding for the Associated Students' latest Isla Vista acquisition was the center of debate at last night's meeting.
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Organizations Lose Funds to Pardall Center in New Budget

Despite opposition from campus groups, the Associated Students Senate decided to pass the budget for the 2014-2015 school year, as proposed by A.S. President Jonathan Abboud, which increased a “recharge” fee on lock-in fees that are given to specific organizations to give this money to the A.S. Pardall Center.

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A.S. Senate Addresses Budget, IVFP Operations, University Investments

Wednesday night’s Associated Students Senate meeting focused on a resolution to approve the A.S. President’s 2014-2015 budget, undercover raids by the Isla Vista Foot Patrol and a plan to promote socially responsible investments of university funds.