Speaker’s Corner is an outlet for students from any community to speak their mind about their concerns. These concerns are meant to be challenged and spread to other members of our Greater Cal community via Speaker’s Corner.
Summer: Reaching out to Speakers
August: Build soapboxes
Late August: Have First Speaker’s Corner
Early September: Speaker’s Corner Blowout
Campus Safety Application
Safety Application with Safety Information and other interesting stuff like a GPS of OWL buses.
August: Meet with Jon Saltz
September: Find a new coder
October: Release the Safety Applciation
Media/Publications Community Mixer
A mixer and resource workshop for members of the publications community to meet each other and share ideas. Also it’s a resource workshop for them to learn about stuff.
September: Contact Publication Editors
October: Begin pulling details for powerpoint, classroom, and food together.
November: Publications Mixer
A five day week dedicated to publications. Each day is a separate theme. Partnering with Innovative Design and PR@Cal to plan it. Chief of Staff Christina Kim will be charged with this.
September: Preliminary meetings with PR@Cal
October: Pull details of the event together.
November/December: Put on publications Week
Ongoing Design workshops for publications.
Timeline is unsure.
Moving Publications rack from basement of Eshleman to Upper Sproul
Moving the publications kiosk from the bottom floor of Eshleman to upper Sproul.
Adobe Product Distribution for student editors
Productivity Suite. Done for student editors ad released.
September: release and marketing for publications.
Journalism Seminars (Broadcast, Reporting, etc.)
Seminars for students to learn about the field.
Funding and Resource Guide for Publications
Creating a resource guide for student publications including ways to get ASUC, campus, and community funding. Also includes a list of local businesses and their managers’ contact information.
Summer: Begin learning constituion/bylaws to learn ASUC funding. And look up campus funding.
August/September: Collect information on local businesses and contact chamber of commerce in Berkeley.
October: Release list to campus publications.
Petitioning National Advertising Agencies for Publications
Obtain National advertising for student publications.
Summer: Attempted contact of advertising agencies but it didn’t work.
JEA and NSPA Publications Critique
Professional critiques of student publications.
Summer: Contacted JEA and NSPA but it failed.
Contact UCLA taskforce on Google Applications
Contact UCLA taskforce and learn about ways to lobby administration.
Summer: Contact and receive their transition report.
Collaborate with campus on Google vs. Microsoft decision making
What is up with Google and Microsoft.
August: Get involved in Operational Excellence.
September: Sit on Initiative Team for Information Technology to see whats up.
October: Provide student input into processes.
Increase student participation and input in the creation of CalCentral portal
September: Get involved with Operational Excellence Initiative Teams and COSE.
October: Meet with Kathy Koshland and Anne De Luca.
The ASUC’s multiyear project to create a housing rating and review website.
September: Form the CAL Housing Commission in Joey’s office.
October: Work with the Director to assist in creating the website.
Graduate Mentorship Program
Tiffany’s Project is to create a mentorship program with the graduate students so I wanted to help.
September: Meet with AAVP Academic Services
October-November: Outreach to mentors and mentees
January: help facilitate DeCal and make sure the program runs smoothly
Peace not Prejudice
Help with Peace Not Prejudice Week
September: Work with PNP
October: Grant applications
November: PEACE NOT PREJUDICE WEEK