Post Tagged with: "upperclassmen"

David Chardack

No, You Didn’t Hear Us

While Leo’s will never have trouble retaining the freshmen and sophomores who often purchase larger, more expensive meal plans as part of their mandated procurement, the dining hall’s elimination this year of the 45-block meal plan robs juniors and seniors of flexibility in dining options. They claimed to hear us[Read More…]

by September 5, 2014 13 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Floor Funds Come Up Short

Floor Funds Come Up Short

Every campus residence requests $25 or so from students in floor funds at the beginning of the year. Support for the method of retrieving that contribution, however, is not nearly so uniform. Problems often arise in apartment-style dorms where upperclassmen are much less invested in residence hall community life than[Read More…]

by September 13, 2013 0 comments Opinion
Housing Selection Moved to Spring

Housing Selection Moved to Spring

The housing selection process for rising juniors and seniors will move from early fall semester to the spring, a change designed to reduce roommate conflicts and requests to change housing. Housing eligibility will still be determined in October, and the points allocated to sophomores, juniors and seniors will remain the[Read More…]

by September 13, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Satellite Residential Campus Under Consideration

The university is considering establishing a satellite undergraduate residence as distant as Clarendon,Va., in an attempt to meet its commitment to housing an additional 385 students by fall 2015, according to student leaders familiar with administrative discussions. Areas under consideration include Clarendon, a town three miles away, as well as[Read More…]

by September 8, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Butler: University’s Threats Misinform Landlords

In early October, my landlord, an ever-helpful albeit eccentric middle-aged man, came to my house on Prospect Street. Contrary to his normally laid-back nature, he seemed frustrated and had a worried look on his face. He wasted no time getting to his point, asking my roommates and I if we[Read More…]

by February 4, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News