Polinav aims to increase student participation in campus issues and politics.
The discussion took place at USG’s first meeting on Tuesday. Senators held a vote, but were unable to confirm a candidate.
The USG Senate’s rejection of the referendum and Syrian refugees resolutions on Tuesday was a significant moment in the history of USC’s student government. By refusing to transfer its delegated powers to the broader student body and deciding not to endorse a resolution on an issue USG is not qualified to meddle in, the Senate […]
Though it has passed resolutions, USG is looking to the administration for real change.
Finally, diversity proponents have won. We can’t let this momentum go to waste.
Social media has lit up in the last 48 hours regarding the Campus Climate Resolution, and after taking some time to collect my thoughts, I’ve decided to weigh in as a member of the student body who cares about seeing change on this campus. On the whole, the resolution is unquestionably a good thing. Discrimination […]
USC News Movin’ on Up: For the third year in a row, USC and UCLA have tied in the U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings. The annual report utilizes data on things like financial aid availability, graduation rates and student-to-faculty ratios. The 411: We moved up two spots while the Bruins stayed in […]
With a new academic year ahead of them, President Rini Sampath and Vice President Jordan Fowler shared their upcoming plans and goals for the Undergraduate Student Government with the Daily Trojan. These include, among other things, addressing students’ mental health concerns, the rising costs of college tuition and USG’s accessibility. Sampath — the co-chair for […]
Though Undergraduate Student Government can seem insular, student leaders utilize the methods at their disposal to create campus change. One powerful method is the resolution. “Resolutions basically gauge student interest,” said Samantha Cheng, a USG residential senator. “They’re not really binding but they’re a way for us to show administrators that yes, this is something […]
In the video above, students on campus were asked their thoughts on the upcoming Undergraduate Student Government’s election. Watch to learn more. For more details about the USG election, read our coverage of it here.