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Student Council discusses communication, party policies and committees

Student Council discusses communication, party policies and committees

At their last meeting, Student Council (StuCo) discussed a variety of measures to improve communication between students and college institutions, in particular by fostering better relationships with Public Safety, committees, and the StuCo members themselves. To facilitate a better connection between students and Public Safety, the members of StuCo discussed the “adopt-a-dorm” program, where each […]

StuCo discusses Crunkfest, funding dry parties and transportation

StuCo discusses Crunkfest, funding dry parties and transportation

In their most recent meeting, Student council (StuCo) discussed Crunkfest, auditing the Social Affairs Committee (SAC) and selling new SEPTA tickets. Crunkfest, the unofficial festival held every spring in the courtyard of Worth Hall, has generated concern from some students. “If you live in Worth or you live in the Lodges, or even Willets, and […]

Administrators take heat at party policy forum

Administrators take heat at party policy forum

Following a controversial decision to take extra measures to bar those under 21 from obtaining alcohol inside the annual Halloween Party, Student Council (StuCo), in conjunction with administrators and Public Safety, held a forum to discuss the school’s party policies and present student feedback. The meeting, which took place on Tuesday night, began with presentations […]

Several initiatives advance through StuCo

Several initiatives advance through StuCo

Currently operating three members short of full council,  Student Council (StuCo) is working on initiatives that include reforming student government, discussing the college’s recent policy changes, and deliberating student access to Philadelphia. In addition, StuCo plans to hold emergency elections to fill vacant positions on the council. In response to the announcement of a revised […]

Student Senate Elections Today

Student Senate Elections Today

Today marks the first election for the newly-formed Swarthmore Student Senate, announced last Wednesday through a campus-wide email from the Student Council (StuCo) co-presidents Victor Brady ’13 and Gabriella Capone ’14. The Student Senate will be composed of delegates from the 31 active campus committees and ten unaffiliated student representatives, to be selected through today’s […]

Student Council Works to Create Comprehensive Guide

Student Council Works to Create Comprehensive Guide

Imagine an online page where you could find any information about student resources you needed, all offered by the college. That page is the goal of Tony Lee ’15 and Jason Heo ’15, the Student Council members in charge of developing a student resource guide that will consolidate information on everything from obtaining grants for […]