ASUCI Senate Minutes
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

 

ASUCI Senate Minutes

Date 10/10/17


  • Called to Order by Hong at 5:08pm

  • Attendance

    • Person came in late at:

      • Julie Lin (5:11pm)

      • Murad Aldoghmi(5:14pm)

      • Jude Noureldine (5:14pm)

      • Homam almadhi(5:14pm)

      • Zainab Khan (5:15pm)


  • Person left early at:

    • Roxani Boaki (5:53pm)

    • Brian(6:52pm)

    • jude and homam(6:59pm)


  • Approval of Minutes

    • Motion:  Sara Baggia (call to attention) / Second: Erikat (agrees to do)

  • Approval of Agenda

    • Motion: Safati / Second: Jiang

  • Public Comment

    • Person (Organization/Department): Comment

      • Kimmo makes comments about sentencing

      • get people to testify about it then make a decision

    • Kyle

      • Senator meeting at huntington beach

  • Executive Officer Reports

    • President Lydia: no new updates

    • VP Haghi: no updates

  • Special Committee Reports --NONE

  • Old Business

    • R53-05 -PASSED

  • New Business

    • Farmer (cfarmer@uci.edu)

      • Powerpoint on alcohol and other drugs

      • 18 month campus wide health program and strategic plan

      • UCI main focus on alcohol and other drugs

      • Why to use it? UCI has high academic expectations

        • Fear of peer influence

      • Objectives: AOD as a coping mechanism to manage stress.

      • Message must be student driven to attract and motivate/influence other students

      • NEED: to gather group of peers leaders to help spread the word

    • Questions: Senator Gurneel

      • How are you going to focus on how students can deal with this?

        • She want to understand why students aren't speaking.

        • Has different groups on campus.

    • Questions: Senator Lin

      • Resources only for UCI students?

        • Have an active map and home webpage

    • Questions: Senator Melissa

      • Under 21 are you going to have problems with students to confess if under 21?

        • Usually there is a common issuality.

    • R53-09--Motion: Lim to postpone to thursday - Second: Safady

    • R53-10 *(get timestamps for each of these)

    • R53-11

      no comments

    • R53-12

      • no comments

    • R53-13

      • Motion: Lim -- Change ethic policy to “policies” / Second: Julie


  • E-tech board

    • Julie and Gurneel

  • Council Intern Program Report

  • Committees

  • Committee Report

    • Rules

      • discussed own legislation and sort out their regency

    • Finance

      • meeting up with robert financial for uci next wednesday at 8am

    • Public Information

      • working on sweaters like windbreakers

    • Advocacy

      • trying to establish a primary contact

      • interested in setting up a meditation state

      • working on added courses such as sign language to uci

  • Immediate Business

    • NONE

  • School Breakouts

    • --NONE

  • Final Business

    • NONE

  • Announcements

    • Might be interested remember to apply!! deadline is October 16th and meeting on wednesday afternoon *subject to change*

    • Getting merchandise for their department, example: water bottle

    • Get a better bulletin board, look for place to put better board

    • Get online companies that offer simplifications (excel etc.)

  • Next Meeting: <Oct 12>

  • Motion Adjourn Meeting at <7:04>

    • Second: Julie