ASUCI Senate Minutes
Tuesday, January 12, 2016

 * Note: This was a joint meeting with the Associated Graduate Students so the format will be slightly different.

 

  • Called to Order by Phan at 5:05
  • Attendance
    • Councilmember Hong arrives late at 5:09, EVP Kristine arrives late at 5:19
  • Approval of Minutes
    • Phan: If there are no objections the minutes are approved.
  • Approval of Agenda
    • Motion: Baranwal / Second: Khosravi
  • Guest List
    • Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Dooros
    • Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Parham
    • Chief of Staff of Student Affairs Dormitorio
    • Director of Student Center & Event Services Murren
  • Public Comment
    • Shea CALPRG Representative: We are back on campus this year after being inactive for a few quarters. If anyone is interested in working with us please let us know.
    • Timothy Ma: There is a position open for UC Regents student representative.
  • New Business
    • Discussion on the Hill 5:19
      • Presentation by Vice-Chancellor Dooros
        • The Hill is exploring the market to try to create a more profitable model as to not go into the red.
    • Discussion on Mental Health 5:29
      • Presentation by Vice Chancellor Parham
        • Mental Health is the only way in which we have received more in our budget. We have been able to hire more mental health workers but we have nowhere to house them. This referendum is to help fund a 5 story building that would cost approximately $63 million.
    • Discussion on Student Center 5:57
      • Presentation by Student Center Director Murren
        • The student funding that was allocated to provide for the expenses of the Student Center no longer covers the cost of running it.
  • Heyward: Motion Adjourn Meeting at 6:58
    • Second: Mayer