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    Office of the Senate

    Members of the ASUA Senate work towarde individual campaign goals, as well as working together to represent the student body. Each member is allocated a special projects fund. Members of the senate sit on committees across campus, including Faculty Senate, Academic Integrity Committee and Parking and Transportation.

    Lauren Abbott

    • Develop collaborative ASUA Senate
    • Enhance civic engagement
    • Improve Student Recreation Center availability

    Jared Cohen

    • Implement more Zona Zoo road trips
    • Create citywide KAMP Student Radio
    • Bring big-name concerts

    Amanda Collins

    • Promote all UA sports
    • Decrease bike theft on campus
    • Expand commuting options for off-campus students

    Mark Copulos

    • Improve course registration
    • Lower textbook prices
    • Protect bikes on campus

    Dustin Cox

    • Increase number of elected ASUA
    • Establish meaningful diversity and social justice programs
    • Refocus professors to put students first

    Joshua Demos

    • Create better deals on textbook buybacks
    • Raise red-tag requirements from five students to 10
    • Implement more phone lines for SafeRide and expand blue-light system


    Amy Drapkin

    • Increase healthy food on campus
    • Expand the Student Recreation Center
    • Create transportation system to off-campus destinations

    Ry Ellison

    • Spend money effectively in ASUA
    • Create online class waiting lists
    • Defend greeks and reconsider red-tag policy

    Jason Brian Ernst

    • Increase effi ciency of technology and technological space inside and outside of the classroom
    • Establish a fi rm waiting-list system for courses
    • Make a more desirable meal plan, for both on and off campus students

    Exekiel Amare Gebrekidane

    • Help create ASUA scholarship endowment
    • Restructure ASUA
    • Work with administration to increase parking lot spots for students

    Brent Hanson

    • Increase campus safety
    • Improve roommate matching in residence halls
    • Open merit scholarships to study abroad

    Seema Patel

    • Enable students to download free and legal music using a music-share program
    • Create a minority student council
    • Empower students by giving resources to create long-term change on campus.

    James Pennington-McQueen

    • Reform the Tucson City Council red-tag policy
    • Redirect Davis-Monthan Air Force Base jet flights over campus
    • Establish an ASUA inter-organizational council

    Mayra Santiago

    • Improve management of tuition and student fees
    • Give students the best college experience
    • Improve class availability and increase the number of passionate professors

    Abbas Tull

    • Enhance campus life
    • Provide more scholarships for eligible UA students
    • Increase diversity awareness on campus

    – Information compiled by Matt Andazola

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