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39-1-1 Bill Bill to Create the UA Fresh Fund funding student groups Fresh Fund
Bill to Establish Ad Hoc Committee
39-1-5 Bill on Undergraduate Enrollment new committee enrollment
Resolution to Increase Student
39-1-6 Res Involvement in W1 Decisions engagement W1 housing
Resolution to Affirm Strong Support
39-1-7 Res for Career Fair Date Change career fair
Resolution to Support MIT Faculty's
Proposed Policy on MIT's Press
39-1-8 Res Statements administration press statements
Bill to Fund Active Minds with Fresh
39-1-9 Bill Fund Monies funding student groups Active Minds
Resolution to Reinstate the 99 Bay
39-2-2 Res State Road Saferide Stop Saferide Boston West
Resolution of Appreciation for
39-2-4 Res Funding Boston Daytime Saferide Boston Daytime
Resolution of Appreciation for Student-Faculty
39-2-5 Res Funding Student-Faculty Dinners dinners
Resolution to Relocate Food Truck
39-2-6 Res to East Campus in the Evenings dining food truck Pritchett
Resolution for MIT to Provide
Expedited Funding to
Biodiesel@MIT Group for the
39-2-7 Res Installation of a Biodiesel Processor funding student groups Biodiesel@MIT
Bill to Establish a UA Events
39-2-8 Bill Committee new committee events SAO
Bill To Create a Committee On
Student Input In the Selection of the
39-4-2 Bill New Dean of Student Life new committee DSL selection
Bill to Fund the Latter-day Saint
39-4-3 Bill Student Association funding student groups LDSSA
A Bill to Clarify the Process for the
39-4-4 Bill Fresh Fund funding Fresh Fund
39-4-5 Bill Bill to Resolve Crisis Situations governing docs
Bill to Create the Ad-Hoc Committee
on the History of Student
39-4-6 Bill Governments new committee History
Establish Committee on Student student
39-4-7 Bill Involvement and Representation new committee involvement
Bill to Allow the Use of Laptops meeting
39-4-8 Bill during the Senate Proceedings internal procedure
Bill to Investigate Recycling for
39-4-9 Bill Students Living in Boston sustainability FSILG recycling
Resolution to Develop a “Smart”
39-5-1 Res Online Course Planner IT course planner
Establishing Responsible Investing
39-5-3 Res Principles at MIT investing joint with GSC
Bill to Provide Funding to Host
International Development Charity
Events Through Alternative Spring
39-5-4 Bill Break funding student groups ASB
Bill to Provide Funds for a Darfur Amnesty
39-5-5 Bill Fundraiser Dinner funding student groups International
Bill to Create a New Position of
39-6-1 Bill Webmaster new position webmaster
Bill To Provide Funds for the Global
Poverty Initiative’s Millennium
Campus Conference and Poverty
39-6-2 Bill Week funding student groups GPI
Bill to Provide Funding for Shared
Student Group Storage Space
39-6-3 Bill Improvements funding ASA storage space
Bill to Provide Funding to MITKNIT:
a MIT and area-community knitting
39-6-4 Bill club funding student groups MITKNIT
Resolution to Reconsider Stipulation
39-6-5 Res for W1 Dining Facility dining W1 Blue Ribbon
Bill to Make Class Council Budgets
Publicly Available to Members of
39-6-6 Bill their Class Class councils budgets transparency
Resolution of Appreciation of
Positive Change to Next House RBA
39-6-7 Bill Program housing Next House RBA
39-7-1 Res Resolution on Student Life Decisions engagement joint with GSC DSL
Funding Request for Simmons & Simmons,
39-7-2 Bill McCormick Spring Formal funding living groups McCormick
Resolution of Commendation and
Support for the UA Dining
39-7-3 Res Committee dining appreciation
Resolution Encouraging MIT’s
President to Sign the Presidents
39-8-1 Res Climate Commitment sustainability
Bill to Request that MIT Place Signs
39-8-2 Bill Next to Shuttle Stops Saferide
Bill to Add a Tech Shuttle Stop at 20
39-8-3 Bill Ames Street (MIT Media Lab) Saferide
Resolution to Affirm the Need for a
39-8-4 Res Shuttle Tracking System Saferide NextBus
Bill to Improve Communication with constituentcy
39-8-5 Bill Constituents transparency communication
Bill to Provide Funding for a Server Invested
39-8-6 Bill for the ASA Database funding ASA Reserve
Bill to Fund NSBE National Invested
39-8-7 Bill Convention funding student groups Reserve
Resolution to Express Condolences
39-8-8 Res for the Tragedy at UNC-Chapel Hill condolences UNC-Chapel Hill
Resolution To Place Master Map of
39-9-1 Res Shuttle Stops Outside W20 Saferide
Bill to Fund Multicultural Event Invested
39-9-2 Bill Grains of Rice funding student groups Reserve
Bill to Provide Funding for the
39-9-3 Bill MassCPR event at MIT funding student groups Fresh Fund
Bill to Allocate Funds to America in
39-9-4 Bill the World: MIT Speaks funding student groups Fresh Fund
A Bill to Improve Student
39-10-1 Bill Ambassador Accountability NomComm accountability
Bill to Reallocate Funds From the
39-10-3 Bill Fresh Fund funding Fresh Fund
Bill to Provide Funding for the MIT
Debate Team to Host the National MIT Debate
39-10-5 Bill Debate Championships funding student groups Team
Bill to Improve Reading Room Air
39-10-6 Bill Quality reading room CAC
Bill to Release Minutes of Meetings
39-10-8 Bill with Administrators transparency
Bill to Fund Team Treatment Buddy Senate
39-11-1 Bill Pilot Project funding TTB Discretionary
Bill to allocate $500 from the Senate
Discretionary Fund to the MIT Israeli
Association Independence Day Senate
39-11-2 Bill Event funding student groups Discretionary
Funding for LSC’s “31 Hours 4
Minutes: Seeting the Coast-to-Caost
39-11-3 Bill Driving Record funding student groups LSC
Bill to Update the John S. Hollywood
39-11-7 Bill and Jeremy D. Sher Award Plaques awards
39-11-8 Bill Bill to Create UA War Committee new committee War Committee
Bill to Create a Permanent UA
39-12-1 Bill History Committee new committee History
Bill to Clarify the Campaign Rules
39-12-2 Bill Document campaign rules elections governing docs
A Bill to Create the Larry G. Benedict
39-12-5 Bill Award for Student Advocacy awards Larry Benedict
Bill to Create Assistant Vice-
39-12-7 Bill President for Orientation new officer AVP Orientation
Knights of the
39-12-8 Bill [[Knights of the Square Table]] awards Square Table governing docs
Bill to Create Executive
Representatives to the Dormitory
Council, the Interfraternity Council, other
39-12-10 Bill and the Panhellenic Council governing docs governments positions
39-13-1 Bill Bill to Fund This American Summer funding
Resolution of Appreciation for Ali
39-13-2 Res Wyne and Martin Holmes appreciation
Resolution of Appreciation for Steve
39-13-3 Res Kelch and Hans Anderson appreciation
UA P/VP Lucia Tian
UA P/VP Peacock
UA P/VP Sarah Hopp Holmes
Maggie Kate James
Delano Kuznetsova Ostrowski
Fresh Fund Steve Kelch
Nadadur Luke Xie Keone Hon
Nadadur Anderson UA P/VP
Erik Stafl Yaung UA P/VP
Austin Joe Roy-
Fresh Fund Oehlerking Mayhew Erik Stafl
James Ekaterina Delano, Hans
Ostrowski Kuznetsova Anderson
Discretionary Lucia Tian
UA P/VP Anderson
Hans Ekaterina James
Anderson Kuznetsova Ostrowski
Ekaterina Hans Katrina
Kuznetsova Anderson Kimovec
Luke Xie Sun Kim Nadadur
Ali Wyne Sustainability groups
Fresh Fund Cheng Kimovec
Fresh Fund Paul Baranay Mary Xu
Itai Turbahn Ali Wyne Delano
Fresh Fund Itai Turbahn Ali Wyne GPI
capital Keone Hon Peacock
Fresh Fund ar Shreya Dave
Steve Kelch Hoffman Holmes
Keone Hon Paul Baranay Anderson
Breen Hall Ekstrom GSC HCA UA P/VP
Discretionary Paul Baranay Social Chairs
Ali Wyne Paul Baranay Riley Brandt
Itai Turbahn Allen Lin Delano
Itai Turbahn Allen Lin
Grace Yao Riley Brandt Marcus
database Keone Hon
NSBE Jason Forte Johnson
Riley Brandt Itai Turbahn Melnikow
AAA Cyril Lan Gary Cao
MassCPR Melnikow Riley Brandt MassCPR
FAP Ali Wyne
Discretionary Keone Hon Goldstein Steve Kelch
MIT Israeli Sharon
Association Itai Turbahn Rapoport
UA P/VP Noah Jessop Bennie
Bennie Noah Jessop
Bennie Noah Jessop
[[bill missing]] Delano
Create the UA Fresh Fund (minimum of $10k per semester) to fund new
student groups and new initiatives.
Forms the ad-hoc Committee on Undergraduate Enrollment to
investigate and write a report on the potential impacts of an increase in
the undergraduate population.
Urges the MIT administration to increase student involvement in
discussions about the development of W1 (potential new undergrad
Expresses the UA's strong support of moving the Career Fair to the
Institute Holiday on September 22, 2008.
Supports the Faculty resolution on press statements. States that the
administrations should refrain from making press statements before
knowing the facts or during current criminal investigations
Allocates $800 to Active Minds to support their trip to DC.
Tasks the Parking and Transportation Office to work to make 99 Bay
State Road an official stop on Boston West Saferide
Thanks Larry Brutti, Larry Benedict, Phil Clay, and Theresa Stone for
their instrumental role in securing funding for Boston Daytime SafeRide.
Thanks Deans Benedict and Hastings for the financial support for
student-faculty dinners with $5k each.
Encourages MIT Facilities and Dining (in collaboration with student
leaders) to have relocate food trucks to by EC in the evening to provide
options after the closing of Pritchett Dining in Walker.
Encourages MIT to provide space and financial support to
Biodiesel@MIT for their processor. Allocates $1250 from Fresh Fund to
support the cause.
Forms the Events Committee to collaborate with SAO on campus-wide
events, such as Fall Festival and Spring Weekend. Stipulates that the
committee should receive no more than $250 of direct funding from the
Forms an ad-hoc committee to determine student views on what
qualities the new Dean of Student Life should possess and evaluate the
candidates for these qualities.
Allocates $300 to Latter-Day Saint Student Association (LDSSA) from
Senate Discretionary since the group did not receive Finboard funding
due miscommunication during treasurer transitioning.
Establishes an application process for Fresh Fund requests and allows
Amends the Constitution to allow Exec to act in lieu of Senate, but not
to amend governing documents, impeach or appoint officers, or pass a
budget. All such actions of Exec can be reviewed by Senate at its next
Forms the ad-hoc History Committee.
Forms the ad-hoc Committee on Student Involvement and
Representation to prepare a report on the instances of success and
failure in relations between students and the administration.
Voids the Speaker's general rule to not allow senators to use laptops
during Senate meetings.
Task the UA Committee on Sustainability with investigating options for
recycling in FSILGs.
Tasks UA CIT to work with IS&T, the Dean for Undergraduate Education,
and the Faculty Policy Committee to develop a system that visually
displays students’ class roadmaps and indicates any unfulfilled
requirements. Considerable effort should be made to complete this
project by 5/1/2008.
Resolves that the MIT Corporation should establish guidelines for
responsible investing practices that take into account the social,
environmental, and corporate governance impacts of MIT’s
Allocates ($1000, more?) to Alternative Spring Break (ASB) to help the
Allocates $1000 to MIT Amnesty International to help pay for the costs
of the Darfur Fundraiser Dinner.
Establishes the position of webmaster to work under the PR Committee
to at least post agendas, minutes, and legislation; maintain site
permissions; and other tasks assigned by the PR Committee and UA
Allocates $3000 to Global Poverty Initiative (GPI) to help support their
Poverty Week and Millenniuem Campus Conference.
Allocates $3000 to the Association of Student Activities to pay for
improvements to existing student group storage spaces and for new
Allocates $600 to MITKNIT from Fresh Fund for knitting supplies.
Calls for the decision to include a dining facility in W1 to be re-evaluated
due to a lack of involvment of student or the Blue Ribbon Dining
Requires that the Class Councils make their budgets available to their
classes and post all expenditures over $1000.
Thanks Next House Exec and Houseteam, Housing, UAAP, and advising
services for their work in allowing Next House freshman to participate in
Resolves that important student life decisions should only be made
after consulting students directly affected and the UA and GSC.
Allocates $2000 from Senate Discretionary to Simmons and McCormick
to support spring formal.
Commends UA Dining and its chair Chris Hoffman for their work on and
off campus, particularly their work in expanding the use of TechCash
Calls on President Hockfield to sign the Presidents Climate
Requests that MIT put signs with schedules near shuttle stops.
Requests that MIT add a shuttles stop next to the Media Lab.
Affirms the need for a shuttle tracking system. States appreciation for
Facilities work and encourages expansion of NextBus.
Allocates $300 from Senate Discretionary to purchase bulletin boards
for Senators to post information to promote constituency
Allocates $1000 from Invested Reserve to the Association of Student
Activities (ASA) to help purchase a server for the ASA Database.
Allocates $2000 from Invested Reserve to the MIT chapter of the
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) to help them travel to the
NSBE national convention in Florida.
Expresses condolences to the UNC student government and entire
community upon the tragic killing of student body president Eve Carson.
Tasks the UA Committee on Student Life with requesting that MIT place
a master map of the shuttle systems outside W20.
Allocates $1000 from Invested Reserve to the Asian American
Association (AAA) to help fund Grains of Rice.
Allocates $1000 from Fresh Fund to MIT EMS to help fund the MassCPR
Allocates $800 to Forum on American Progress from Fresh Fund to help
publish their booklets: "America in the World: MIT Speaks"
Amends the Senate Bylaws and gives other provisions to provide for
more accountability of the Institute Committee representatives
nominated by NomComm, including: nominations needing to be
approved by Senate, requiring reps to email Senate and Exec monthly
and attend townhall meetings and banquets semesterly, and allows for
representatives to be removed if they do not fulfill their duties.
Amends the Fresh Fund allocation to $3000 per semester and re-
allocates the additional $7000 to Senate Discretionary.
Allocates $3029 to the MIT Debate Team from Senate Discretionary to
help the MIT Debate Team host the National Debate Championship.
Tasks the UA to work with the Campus Activities Complex to improve
the air quality in the W20 reading room.
Encourages that minutes be taken of meetings between UA officials and
MIT administrators and requires that they be made public.
Allocates $1000 to Team Treatment Buddy upon them raising $6000 to
help support MIT undergrads' expenses to travel.
Allocates $500 to the MIT Israeli Association from Senate Discretionary
to support their Israeli Independence Day Event.
Allocates money to the Lecture Series Committee for "31 Hours 4
Minutes: Seeting the Coast-to-Caost Driving Record"
Calls for the award plaques to be updated.
Makes the previously ad-hoc History Committee into a standing
Makes many clarifications to the Campaign Rules Document used for UA
Creates the Larry G. Benedict Award for Student Advocacy to recognize
an outstanding administrator every year.
Amends the constitution to create the position of Assistant Vice-
President of Orientation.
Amends the (constitution?) to create the Knights of the Square Table to
recognize people's contributions to Senate.
Amends the Constitution to create the positions of Executive
Representatives to DormCon, IFC, Panhel, (and LGC?).
Allocates ($2000?) from Fresh Fund to support This American Summer.
Thanks Martin Holmes and Ali Wyne for their contributions to the UA.
Thanks Steve Kelch and Hans Anderson for their contributions to the