Board Meetings Recap - Oct. 7


Daniel Aldrete is working on getting marketing kiosks; he will meet with Sheri Matsumoto of University Marketing to discuss different designs for the marketing kiosks. Alejandra Cueva is looking around campus and taking pictures of where students could use more outlets as charging stations (for cell phones, iPad, etc.). Caleb Ardnt is speaking with Jeremy, manager of the CLU Bookstore, about an event called Exchange for Change where students will be able to donate their old CLU shirts and get a new one from the CLU Bookstore for free.

Lenaya Arzate is working on getting lights on the volleyball court near New West; she is currently awaiting response from Facilities. Lenaya is also working with the Mail Center to consider getting more mailboxes for students. Morgan McVey is looking into placing a fire pit near Mt. Clef. Josh Gray is working on finding affordable, seasonable storage units for students.

Courtney Sabile is working on getting lights in Kingsmen Park; she spoke with Mark Jacobsen of Facilities, and there is consideration for installing solar-powered lights. Abel Cocos is looking into getting Digiboo, a movie-on-the-go rental system. Because of the sun exposure in Mogen Lounge in late afternoon, Rachael Cortina is working with the Graduate Resident Director in Mogen to get blinds and tinting in Mogen Lounge. Mike Frieda is looking into getting a coffee machine in the library; he is considering which vending machine would be the best and most beneficial.

Ryan Luchs and Josh Wood found an affordable quote for skateboard racks in the Dining Commons and outside the library. Lauren Neiger is looking into the possibility of selling school supplies in the Residence Hall front desks or another location such as the front desk in the Middle Modular Unit; she is looking at quotes from different places.

Qiushi Yang is working on parking spaces for international students to park their cars during the summer months. Joette Carini is working on the magnets for recycling. Dan Lacey is working with Jae Park on digital signage to coordinate with social media.

Cody Jones is working on getting more student discounts at businesses near CLU. Michelle Grawet is working on improving the laundry systems on campus; she found a system that may change the laundry system permanently on campus. Gregg Salazar is working on getting more eco-friendly water filtration systems in the Residence Halls; he will meet with Mark Jacobsen of Facilities and walk around campus to see where new water filters are needed.

How to contact your Senators:

Please feel free to email any of the above senators with any questions, concerns, or comments. Click here to find their email addresses.

Programs Board

The "Bomb Squad" Committee (Committe Chair: Jasmine Waples, has decided on Pieology as the location for Drop In on October 11th. The first 200 students who arrive will only have to pay $2.26 for one pizza. Other students who arrive after the first 200 students will receive 10% discount.

The "Carlos' Gems" Committee (Committee Chair: Carlos Moran, is buying prizes from the CLU Bookstore for the October Spirit Event. The committee is considering to host this event during the football game against Redlands on October 12th.

The "Furious Flying Ferbees" Committee (Committee Chair: Laurel Skinner, is finalizing ASCLUG-related events during the Homecoming Weekend (October 17th to 20th). The committee has confirmed performance, and there will be shaved ice, kettle corn, and funnel cakes during Carnival night (October 19th).

The "Kuddly Koalas" Committee (Committee Chair: Ottilie Yee, is planning the Monte Carlo Night (October 18th). The committee will buy raffles to give away at the event and will walk around the Residence Halls next week.

For the concert in Spring Semester (April 11th), Programs Board representatives are also researching the needs of each potential performer.

How to contact your PB Reps:

Please feel free to email any of the above committee chairs with any questions, concerns, or comments.

Board Meeting Information

Senate Board Meeting will take place on October 14th at 5:45 pm in Nygreen 101 (Please note location and time changes for this week only); Programs Board Meeting will also take place on October 14th at 7:30 pm in Swenson 101 (Please note time change for this week only).

All senators and Programs Board representatives invite YOU--the CLU students--to provide feedback and suggestions. Please do not hesitate to come to the meeting or contact any of your representatives at the email provided above.