Wednesday, April 26

Undergraduate Student Association Council External Vice President Rafi Sands has led numerous campaigns this year to mobilize students on issues like affordable housing.  (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)

Aaron Julian: USAC should foster joint efforts between EVP, other offices

Rafi Sands has had a pretty busy year. The incumbent Undergraduate Students Association Council external vice president and his office have lobbied at UCLA, Sacramento and the District of Columbia for both the presidential and Los Angeles elections – both of which were crucial to the future of LA and UCLA. Read more...

Photo: Undergraduate Student Association Council External Vice President Rafi Sands has led numerous campaigns this year to mobilize students on issues like affordable housing. (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)

Undergraduate Student Association Council External Vice President Rafi Sands has led numerous campaigns this year to mobilize students on issues like affordable housing.  (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)




USAC Election Board chair Danielle Fitzgerald led the undergraduate student government candidate orientation last week. This year's undergraduate student government election features 10 independent candidates – the most in recent history. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin)

Jonathan Friedland: Independent USAC election candidates can bring new, broader perspectives

This year’s undergraduate student government elections will feature 10 independent candidates, which could supersede the embarrassment of a presidential candidate running unopposed for next year’s council. Read more...

Photo: USAC Election Board chair Danielle Fitzgerald led the undergraduate student government candidate orientation last week. This year's undergraduate student government election features 10 independent candidates – the most in recent history. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin)

USAC Election Board chair Danielle Fitzgerald led the undergraduate student government candidate orientation last week. This year's undergraduate student government election features 10 independent candidates – the most in recent history. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin)


UCLA's New Student Orientation utilizes a "consent is sexy" slogan to base its sexual consent curriculum. However, in its attempt to be catchy, this slogan fails to convey the necessity of consent in sexual interactions. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Clea Wurster: Orientation’s slogan ‘consent is sexy’ demands an upgrade

This post was updated on April 12 at 7:30 p.m. April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. What better time to discuss consent and how downright sexy it is? Read more...

Photo: UCLA's New Student Orientation utilizes a "consent is sexy" slogan to base its sexual consent curriculum. However, in its attempt to be catchy, this slogan fails to convey the necessity of consent in sexual interactions. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA's New Student Orientation utilizes a "consent is sexy" slogan to base its sexual consent curriculum. However, in its attempt to be catchy, this slogan fails to convey the necessity of consent in sexual interactions. (Daily Bruin file photo)