ASUCI Senate Minutes
Tuesday, February 04, 2014

I. Bureaucratic Procedure

  1. Call to Order at 5:08pm

  2. Attendance

    1. absence

      1. Maryam Farooqui

      2. Lauren  Hineman

      3. Oliver Dabalos

  3. Approval of Minutes

    1. Matt Tsai / Alex Fung

  4. Approval of Agenda

    1. Matt Tsai/ Alex Fung

II. Public Comment

III. Old Business

IV. New Business

  1. SAG interview (20 min)

    1. Patrick Chen- there is an applicant and he is scheduled to come in at 5:15pm

      1. interview process will be same as appointee interview process

      2. role of SAG is to defend anyone who has a complaint against ASUCI

        1. should be well versed in ASUCI and its policies and be able to commit for one year

      3. would anyone like to volunteer questions to ask

        1. Naaila Mohammed- what do you hope to achieve with this position

        2. David Hollingsworth- what made you choose this position over other positions

        3. Alex Fung - what are your involvements at UCI?

        4. Patrick Chen- how did you hear about this position?

      4. Melissa Gamble- reads description of Student Advocate General

      5. Perhaps asking a question about asking them to teach you something

      6. Patrick Chen- I think that this is a good list

      7. Melissa Gamble- how about we start with a 2 minute introduction, then 2 minutes per question

        1. whatever is left is open to ask questions after

    2. motion to close meeting Naaila Mohammed/ Matt Tsai

    3. motion to table to next council meeting Patrick Chen/ Matt Tsai

  2. Discussion of SAG Interview (10 min)

    1. motion to open discussion Matt Tasi/ Alex Fung with one minute speaking time for 10 minutes

    2. motion to end discussion Matt Tsai/ Alex Fung

  3. Update from Tony on Legal Referendum Program (10 min)

V. Executive Officer Report (10 min)

  • Melissa Gamble- next week OC dream team is coming

    1. local high school program starting this Friday

    2. tomorrow there is a workshop about Student Labor Action Program

  • Skyla Dhang- apply for AMP it’ll be a great experience

  • Nicole Hisatomi- art lab was last week

  • Dom- there is a rally coming up for beating Long Beach

  • Tony Tizcareno- there is an ASUCI valentine’s gram event

motion to add discussion about ASUCI campaign to the agenda Patrick Chen/ Matt Tsai

  1. the increase in rent around UCI is something that ASUCI could do something about

    1. ASUCI ran a campaign previously and brought this issue in front of the Irvine Company  

  2. motion to open meeting Matt Tsai/ Alex Fung


VI. Committees (35 min)

  • motion to break out for 10 mins David Hollingsworth/ Adrenne Credo

  1. ALL

  2. Public Info

  3. Rules

  4. Advocacy

  5. Finance

VII. School Breakouts (35 min)

  • motion to breakout for 5 mins Adrenne Credo/ Alex Fung

VIII. Announcements

IX. Next Meeting

X. Adjournment of Meeting

  • motion to adjourn Rame Bashir/ Alex Fung at 5:16 pm