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2012_0306

Residential Council Weekly Meeting

Minutes on the meeting 3/11/2014
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Grad Center E

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

- SUITE DATING THIS FRIDAY! (6-7:30 @ Bear's Lair)

MOTION:

Alex: Motioned on a vote for the 24 hours on Jo's and New Dorm seminar rooms

- Passes

DISCUSSION:

Walker: Proposed for the elimination of the suite fee. Also proposed for the reduction of the six-semester requirement.

Just some of the great points that were brought up as points of discussion:

SUITE FEES:

Suites: defined as furnished common rooms

Ex: Hegeman: not furnished, not suite fee

Financial aid doesn't help pay for suite fee

- Dean Bova coming in to discuss suite fees after Spring Break

OFFICE CAMPUS REQUIREMENTS:

- How will rent prices/community (ex: families, medical and grad students, etc.) be affected?

- Brown's influence in the price of rent in community

- More options (for students to live off campus), while also trying to be a residential campus

- Brown should be competitive

- Impact of off-campus housing if new and better dorms for juniors/seniors were created