University of California, San Diego

Graduate Student Association

Council Meeting #10

Monday, March 11, 2013

6:00pm The Price Center Forum

I.        Call to Order

II.        Approval of Agenda

        Motion to add Item VII “Resolution to Censure the Vice President of Academic

Affairs” onto the agenda. Passed.

III.        Public Comment and Announcement

the last day for the language to be voted on to make it onto the spring ballot.

IV.        Nominations for Executive Positions

V.        Special Visit: Campus Police

VI.        Finance Bills

VII.         Resolution to Censure the Vice President of Academic Affairs

VIII.        Lounge Lottery Update

IX.        UCEN Resolution

X.        ARCHAC Presentation

XI.        Presentation on GSHIP--Taylor Bright

XII.        GSHIP Resolution

XIII.        Appointments

        

XIV.        Call for Agenda Items

XV.        Adjourn

Council shall stand adjourned until April 8, 2013.

Members in attendance: Chris Ahn, Dan Jacobsen, Cory Stevenson, Marty Flores, Shigeki Miyake-Stoner, Fiona Nohilly, Chris Abdullah, Anna Wakeland, Jackie Ward, Nathanial Wood-Cohan, Carson Dance, Dan Frost, Brie Iatarola, Roshni Chandrashekar, Russell Reas, Rakesh Varna (proxy), Garo Bournoutian, Travis Brayak, Sayanan Sivaraman, America Martinez, David Idol, Jorge Leal, Yutaka Ishida, Alexandra Tracy, Ana Laura Martinez, Haydee Smith, Jeremy Semko, Robert Won, Rahul Kapadia, Shuxia Tang, Brian Griffeath-Loeb, Lindsay Freeman, Alex Mendez, Nicole Henniger, John Ballard, Kathryn Furby, Brandon Stephens, Lynn Waterhouse, Harrison Carter, Lara Bullock, Matthew Jarvis, Emily Elizabeth Goodman, Jordan Gosselin, Ash Arianpour, Jonathan Monk Don Johnson, Shannon Muir, Greg Wagner

Finance Bills

Fund

Funds Remaining

Funds under Request

Funds remaining if requests approved

General Request Fund

$ 4,175

$ 800

$ 3,375

Academic and Professional Request Fund

$ 4,910

$ 1,190

$ 3,720

Diversity Request Fund

$ 507

$  400

$ 107

APRF 13:

Appropriate $240 from Academic and Professional Request Fund to Andrew Gross for the UCSD Scientific Python User Group meetings. The request is for funding of 4 meetings with 20-30 Graduate students attending each of them.  

APRF 15:

Appropriate $400 from Academic and Professional Request Fund to Alina Mendez and Jorge Leal for The Race, Gender, Ethnicity, Scholar Graduate Workshop. Organizers expect around 80 Graduate students to take part in the event.

APRF 16:

Appropriate $550 from Academic and Professional Request Fund to Harrison Carter for 2013 Graduate Student Conference in Sociology. Organizers expect 100 Graduate / Professional students to attend the event.

DRF 06:

Appropriate $400 from Diversity Request Fund to Ana Martinez for Speaking Truth to power lecture and exhibition.  Organizers expect at least 50 Graduate students to take part in the event.

GRF 12:

Appropriate $450 from General Request Fund to Arman Chaghooshi for ISTA Nowruz. Organizers expect 100 Graduate / Professional students to attend the event.

GRF 13:

Appropriate $350 from General Request Fund to Esteban Botero for The other face of development and safety in Colombia event. Organizers expect at least 70 Graduate / Professional students to attend the event.