Executive slates

Associated Students of Stanford (validated with 200 signatures)


If elected, we will propose a resolution to rename the Associated Students of Stanford University with a more concise identifier, Associated Students of Stanford.

"We also care about [ISSUE]!”

Think of one now. Yes, we care about that one.

  • New Alcohol Policy: Non-euclidian containers only
  • Shipping all caterpillars to Berkeley
  • Implementation of [REDACTED]
  • 4-step authentication


Q: How old are you, twelve?
A: Yes.
Q: Who are you, and why are you in my election?
A: Yes.
Q: Is this for real, or is it some half-baked attempt at satire?
A: Yes.
Q: What if you guys actually win?
A: No.

For more information about us, please click here

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Shanta-Rosie (validated with 200 signatures)

"No decisions about us, without us"

We are a team of undergraduate and graduate students passionate about student representation at the decision-making table. Shanta is a junior and a former ASSU Undergraduate Senate Chair and Rosie is a PhD candidate in the Graduate School of Education and current Graduate Student Council Co-Chair. Together, we have cultivated strong working relationships with the highest levels of Stanford’s administration. Our vision for Stanford spans 5 main themes: diversity and inclusion, housing access and affordability, student health and wellness, sexual violence policies, and graduate-undergraduate partnerships. Below are just a few highlights of our initiatives under each theme but we are happy to chat in greater detail about all of the ways in which we can work to make Stanford better. Feel free to reach out to skatipam@stanford.edu and crnelson@stanford.edu if you want to get to know us and our ...

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Khaled-Ocon (validated with 200 signatures)


Equip: students and community members with the resources to thrive at Stanford

Elevate: the voices of all students to advance the inclusivity, growth, and progress of the Cardinal community

Enhance: the college experience both academically and socially for all

Ensure: that efforts are taken to promote campus safety and address sexual assault

Mission Statement:

Our executive slate is working to Elevate student voices, Enhance the college experience for all students, Ensure the safety of all, and Equip all students and community members with the necessary resources and support to thrive at Stanford.


  • Equip community centers with the resources necessary to best support our communities
  • Advocate for sizable increases to all community center budgets
  • Advocate for the hiring of additional full-time professional staff in our centers to reflect the growing populations our community centers serve
  • Establish a sexual assault prevention training program for community center student staff ...
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Annual Grant and Special Fee Groups

Group Total request Current budget % chg Acct statement
Stanford American Indian Organization $43,335.00 $43,720.00 -1% PDF More info »
Stanford Raagapella $25,660.00 (none) 0% PDF More info »
Stanford SPLASH! $36,926.00 $35,225.00 5% PDF More info »
Stanford Robotics Club $47,313.00 $47,575.00 -1% PDF More info »
Stanford Speakers Bureau $182,380.00 $197,300.00 -8% PDF More info »
KZSU 90.1 FM $98,371.05 $108,429.05 -9% PDF More info »
Stanford Shakespeare Company $9,840.00 $9,970.00 -1% PDF More info »
Stanford in Government $38,025.00 $37,360.00 2% PDF More info »
Viennese Ball Committee $18,000.00 $18,990.00 -5% PDF More info »
Everyday People $13,313.82 $7,293.47 83% PDF More info »
Stanford Political Journal $7,225.00 (none) 0% PDF More info »
Stanford Outdoor Outreach Program $9,273.00 $8,792.00 5% PDF More info »
Black Student Union $67,168.85 $65,392.89 3% PDF More info »
Stanford Fleet Street Singers $16,030.00 $17,221.90 -7% PDF More info »
Stanford Taiko $36,679.87 (none) 0% PDF More info »
Student Organizing Committee for the Arts $38,300.00 $62,000.00 -38% PDF More info »
Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MEChA) $34,800.00 $33,690.00 3% PDF More info »
Biological Interdisciplinary Open Maker Environment $20,710.00 $37,600.00 -45% PDF More info »
Stanford Martial Arts Program $31,130.71 $35,678.25 -13% PDF More info »
Cardinal Calypso $15,358.00 $16,216.55 -5% PDF More info »
Black Family Gathering Committee $114,250.00 $109,400.00 4% PDF More info »
Cardinal Free Clinics $34,125.00 $32,450.00 5% PDF More info »
Akasma Bellydance $9,280.00 $17,910.00 -48% PDF More info »
Volunteers in Latin America $16,231.00 $16,476.00 -1% PDF More info »
Stanford Theater Laboratory $11,650.00 $11,650.00 0% PDF More info »
Stanford Axe Committee $39,694.00 $44,000.00 -10% PDF More info »
Stanford Undergraduate Research Association $27,166.09 $25,897.13 5% PDF More info »
Stanford Film Society $15,038.00 $14,263.00 5% PDF More info »
Stanford African Students Association $50,572.00 $21,642.00 134% PDF More info »
Stanford Women in Politics $16,350.00 $19,725.00 -17% PDF More info »
Leland Stanford Junior University Marching Band $93,370.00 $96,900.00 -4% PDF More info »
Stanford Bhangra Team $35,311.00 (none) 0% PDF More info »
International Undergraduate Community $17,303.55 $19,890.00 -13% PDF More info »
Society for International Affairs at Stanford $28,706.01 $27,359.00 5% PDF More info »
Kids With Dreams $6,062.00 $6,790.00 -11% PDF More info »
Stanford Symphony Orchestra $32,315.21 $34,450.00 -6% PDF More info »
Sexual Health Peer Resources Center (SHPRC) $51,920.00 $75,200.00 -31% PDF More info »
Stanford Mixed Company $12,902.73 $12,899.25 0% PDF More info »
Stanford Jazz Orchestra $15,000.00 (none) 0% PDF More info »
Muslim Student Union $46,300.00 $44,100.00 5% PDF More info »
Stanford Video Game Association $7,500.00 (none) 0% PDF More info »
Club Sports $206,437.68 $200,000.00 3% PDF More info »
Stanford Jump Rope $19,230.00 $20,891.00 -8% PDF More info »
Stanford Wind Symphony $15,300.00 $15,465.00 -1% PDF More info »
Stanford Robotics Club $47,313.00 $47,575.00 -1% PDF More info »
Students for a Sustainable Stanford $16,428.53 $22,522.00 -27% PDF More info »
Stanford Undergraduate Research Journal $7,416.00 (none) 0% PDF More info »
Stanford African Students Association $50,572.00 $21,642.00 134% PDF More info »
Mariachi Cardenal de Stanford $15,461.25 $14,725.00 5% PDF More info »
The Stanford Daily $95,616.00 $121,180.00 -21% PDF More info »
Stanford Collaborative Orchestra $7,877.00 $8,779.90 -10% PDF More info »
First-Generation Low Income Partnership (FLIP) $32,855.00 $17,855.00 84% PDF More info »
Stanford Mock Trial $26,140.00 $22,163.00 18% PDF More info »
Stanford Theater Laboratory $11,650.00 $11,650.00 0% PDF More info »
Basmati Raas $22,410.00 $21,670.00 3% PDF More info »
The Bridge Peer Counseling Center $6,000.00 $9,790.00 -39% PDF More info »
Stanford Chapter of NAACP $25,000.00 $25,000.00 0% PDF More info »
Los Salseros de Stanford $33,850.85 $34,235.00 -1% PDF More info »
SUAVE - Stanford Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Enthusiasts, Engineers, Entrepreneurs $26,695.35 $27,390.00 -3% PDF More info »
Stanford Concert Network $290,975.00 $305,975.00 -5% PDF More info »
Alternative Spring Break $71,250.00 $83,900.00 -15% PDF More info »
The Arab Student Association at Stanford $7,855.00 $8,635.00 -9% PDF More info »
Asian American Students' Association $89,986.00 $81,624.00 10% PDF More info »

Rising Seniors Class President slates

MARC TESSENIOR LEV19NE (validated with 100 signatures)

This April, MARC your ballots for the TESSENIOR-LAV19NES!

M: Meeting 2019

Although this is our final year, there are still so many members of our class that we have yet to know. We hope to sponsor events that give you the opportunity to continue meeting the Class of 2019. Through Philz speed dating, dorm reunions, a senior formal, and other special events throughout the year, we will both connect and reconnect you with the incredible people of our class. We want to complete our time at Stanford with a strong community and lifelong friendships.

A: Alliance with the Student Body

As representatives of the Class of 2019, we strive to embody the values, interests, and unique backgrounds of Stanford seniors. With open office hours, we want to hear your perspectives and see how to best serve you. Our focus is the student body and hearing what you want ...

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Rising Juniors Class President slates

Slate Registration (validated with 100 signatures)

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Rising Sophomores Class President slates

The Culture (validated with 100 signatures)

Do it for the culture.

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StanFor-U (validated with 100 signatures)

We stand for you and the “U”!!

We are four fun-loving flipping fantastic sophomores who strive to support the well-being, diversity, and community of our class.

From serving on Frosh Council to participating in public service organizations to procrastinating on our PSETs at TAP on weekday nights,

We are Sophs for MORE:

M: Mindfulness

We believe that our class is stronger because of our differences, and we want to promote our the amazing diversity that each student and community brings to the table through:

  • “Fireside Chats” w/ MTL to address questions submitted by the Sophomore Class

  • Awareness events planned in collaboration with different ethnic and religious groups

O: Opportunities

While Stanford is full of new and exciting ideas, it can sometimes be overwhelming trying to filter through the noise of email lists and club applications amidst the chaos of too many units. We want to present the Sophomore class with ...

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FOREVER '21 (validated with 100 signatures)

The bonding never ends with FOREVER ‘21.

Let’s create lifelong bonds. From class-wide Assassins, free Chick-fil-A, CoHo speed-dating, frosh dorm reunions, and Faces of 2021 to finals week therapy dogs, pool parties, sophomore formal, field days, and water balloon fights, FOREVER ‘21 will keep the fun going, all year long.

Through building and strengthening lasting friendships among the incredible members of our class, we will strive to fight the sophomore slump by creating a memorable and exciting year!

Keeping you in the loop.

FOREVER '21 goes beyond. Beyond Maus, beyond the fall quarter kickoff, beyond purely social events:
FOREVER '21 is committed to keeping you up to date with campus resources via weekly newsletters and blog posts. From peer counseling to resume workshops to help choosing a major, FOREVER ‘21 is all about keeping you in the loop.

FOREVER ‘21 starts with you.

We represent a diverse range of ...

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Twenty-One, Twenty-Fun (validated with 100 signatures)

Who We Are and What We Love:

Celine: Second Term Frosh Council President, LGBTQ, Campus Activism, Stanford Women in Business, Black Panther

Johnathan: First-Generation Low-Income Student, Gaieties, Ram’s Head Theatrical Society, Testimony Christian A Cappella

N’Naserri: Stanford Cheer, Stanford Women in Business, Black Students’ Union, BlackPrint, Campus Activism

Brian: LSJUMB, Stanford AI Group, Environmental Responsibility, First Term Frosh Council President

For our sophomore year, Twenty-One, Twenty-Fun wants to serve you in multiple WAYS! To be specific, with four new WAYS breadth requirements:

1. TAP: Team All People

Our priorities and actions are sourced from the diverse interests, experiences, and identifications of people like you. Beyond the presidents' main role of creating social programming, we aim to directly work with FLI, ISO, LGBTQ, and POC communities and Senate reps; we hope to increase event inclusivity and uplift conversation addressing Stanford’s work on community centers, sexual assault cases, and ...

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Undergraduate Senate candidates

Chapman Caddell (validated with 100 signatures)

With a year on the Senate behind me, I know just what the ASSU can and cannot do. I’ve spent the last year learning the ins and outs of student government at Stanford, and I’m running for reelection to keep putting that knowledge to work. During my first term, I’ve been committed to transparency, equitable funding, and good governance. I’m currently working on Stanford’s inexcusable lack of transparency in its investments, particularly in the wake of the revelations of the Paradise Papers. Without some basic access to information, we can’t hold the university accountable, especially for its complicity in global climate change. In my first year in office, I authored and passed comprehensive conflict-of-interest reform and created a legislative style guide to make writing bills easy and accessible to all students, not just senators. As the Senate’s Parliamentarian and the Chair of the ...

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Bennett Lewis (validated with 100 signatures)

Bennett for Senate

Hey guys, I'm Bennett! As your ASSU Senator, I will push for reform at Stanford in order to maintain its status as a progressive, top-tier institution that paves the way for change at other universities (thus defining its status as unapologetically non-Ivy League). I plan on working with the administration and student groups in order to push for issues such as working to address the mess that is Vaden/CAPS, increasing awareness and support for communities of color and LGBTQ students, working towards a CalTrain subsidy program, and advocating for more environmental sustainability through a greater proliferation of clean energy and recycling efforts. You'll be hearing more from me later, but for now please feel free to email me with anything you need at blewis13@stanford.edu !

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Martin Altenburg (validated with 100 signatures)

Hey everyone, I'm Martin Altenburg and am running for Undergraduate Senate because I have spent this year falling in love with Stanford's people and campus. Stanford presents a myriad of activities that happen in no part of the amazing organizations and students. To be a part of this process is something that I have both worked to become a part of this year and want to become more involved in throughout our time on campus. I'll have more information to come and can't wait to learn more about the class this winter quarter.

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Josh Nkoy (validated with 100 signatures)

Josh Nkoy: He's Your Boy. Choose Common Sense Leadership This Year.

If you don't want to read my whole platform: I am running on the platform of common sense. I will fight greater allocation of funding to present and future students, a louder voice for all students regardless of background (most immediately for those from marginalized communities), the establishment of a sanctuary campus, implementation of improvements for students with disabilities, environmental accountability (including fossil fuel divestment), and transparency -- because ALL OF THESE THINGS JUST MAKE SENSE for us students. If you have any questions, feel free to email me at joshnkoy@stanford.edu. Thank you!

The Common Sense Leadership Option: A Short Background

Much of everything we do has been dictated by outside beliefs that have been predetermined for us. What we personally believe in, what our political leanings are, or what our subconscious tendencies and stereotypes may ...

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Emperor Palpatine (validated with 100 signatures)

*KNOCK KNOCK*Have you heard about our Dark Lord and Savior Emperor Palpatine?

...then buckle the f-word up:

Platform for Emperor Palpatine:

1). Repeal and replace the ASSU with a military oligarchy led by the Stanford ROTC.

2). Find Danny.

3). Institution of an annual "Purge" where it is acceptable to steal bike lights and date RAs.

4). Create and implement a "jail" for people who repost memes on SMFET.

5). Safer cybersecurity: 3 step authentication.

6). Require all conversations to end with the phrase “Make Sense?”

7). Progressive Palpatine: Droid Rights For All Droids

8). Reinforce the Night's Watch.

9). Find Richard.


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Melody Yang (validated with 100 signatures)

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Jon Johnson (validated with 100 signatures)

“Together WE Thrive & Together WE Rise”

Dear Beloved Community,

I’m excited to announce our bid for the ASSU Undergraduate Senate. Yes, not MY campaign, but OUR campaign. This campaign strives to strengthen our communities through inclusion of ideas. especially those voices who are silenced, practically unheard, as they are lost in the Winds, that were supposed to stand strong for everyone’s Freedom.

This is OUR year. As a member of the Senate, I will work vigorously on your behalf to make the change that we want to see in our community.

I am here to represent you. I need to hear what you have to say. I may be relatively new to the Stanford Community, but I come from a experience and a lineage of previous Stanford Senators and Executives, that steered our community in the right direction.

I pose as a force to keep us traveling in ...

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Tim Vrakas (validated with 100 signatures)


Tim Vrakas: A Candidate Dedicated to Change


The ASSU is more than a system to distribute student funds, It’s nominal mission is to “advance our interests” as students provide for “meaningful participation in the governance” of the University. While the Administration does value the input of students, their interests will always be different than ours in some way. I believe that the interests of the student body are unique and worth fighting for. The Senate is in the singular position of having autonomy and financial authority, and that position is not one I would waste. I pledge to support the position of students second to nothing. Achiving this mission means both knowing the opinions of the students, and identifying issues that we as a senate can address. Why are quesadillas 8$ at Arrillaga? Which student groups are doing the most for the campus, and which are not pulling ...

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José Antonio Ávalos (validated with 100 signatures)

My name is José Antonio Ávalos, but you can call me Jose, Antonio, Tony, Tonio, Toño, Josean, Güero, or Goose (I'll answer to all of them). It seems to me, based on past events, that we don't have a good allocation of funds or good representation in the ASSU, and I'd like to help change that doing the following:

Appropriating club money by need and on a case-by-case basis rather than by a specific number.

Giving freedom for students to go to places outside of Vaden.

Increasing the number of restaurants on campus that take meal plan dollars.

Allowing freshmen more freedom to choose how their meal money is distributed.

Having student polling to see the issues that matter to students.

Making ASSU and Stanford Budget more accessible.

and Subsidizing Uber and local travel costs for low-income students.

I'm also running with ya boi Andy Lee ...

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Andy Lee (validated with 100 signatures)

My name is Andy Lee, and I'm a freshman here at Stanford. I want to run for the ASSU Senate. Here's why:

Common Sense, Common Governance

A Platform of Decency

Dorms and Classes

Free printing for students every quarter- I refuse to pay $30 to print psets

University-owned iClickers distributed to students and collected at end of quarter

Allow Students to consult with medical professionals at Stanford Hospital, alongside Vaden

Increase subsidies for music lessons

Subsidize Uber rides to airports for low-income students


Increase the number of restaurants at Stanford that accept mealplan dollars

Allow freshmen to take on fewer swipes for more Cardinal Dollars

Keep coffee free during Late Night!

Good governance

Regular campus e-polling to see what issues matter to YOU

Make the ASSU's yearly budget more accessible

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Alejandrina Gonzalez (validated with 100 signatures)

Let's Unite Stanford!

Tired of spending so much money on printing?

Tired of such a bad system at Vaden and CAPS?

Tired of having such a constrained meal plan?

Tired of feeling your voice silenced?


Tired of bad quality coffee at the dining halls?

Tired of being tired on Stanford issues not being addressed?

If you answered YES to one or more questions above, then don't hesitate to sign!

United Stanford!

Faa Diallo: https://assu.herokuapp.com/faa

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Hugh Zhang (validated with 100 signatures)

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Zakaria Sharif (validated with 100 signatures)

As your ASSU Senate representative, my goal is to reassert our voices not just as students, but as people. I plan on working with administration to better allocate funds to extracurriculars, to increase support for communities of color and first generation students through expanding awareness and education, and finally working to increase campus connectivity by facilitating activities that bridge the divide between different people of Stanford. More information is soon to come, but if there's any questions/comments/concerns, feel free to email zsharif@stanford.edu !

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Mauricio Morfin (validated with 100 signatures)

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Tyra Nicolay (validated with 100 signatures)

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Melissa Loupeda (validated with 100 signatures)

                                                                                             Endorsed by The Stanford Daily

What I stand for:


Creating projects that not only build on prior work but lay out a clear framework for students after me to pick up on and develop.


The ASSU, Vice Provost Office, and University donors support student groups in different capacities. The rules governing the contributions of each are inconsistent with one another. I aim to sync the funding processes of these different parties through standardized funding guidelines that ensure that all the opportunities that Stanford has to offer are in fact accessible to our entire community.

  • I am running in association with individuals that have in the past been endorsed by the Students of Color Coalition and First Gen Low Income Partnership (FLIP) for their commitment to the issues of our most vulnerable communities. They understand what the Senate job requires because they have served and created meaningful change ...

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Jianna So (validated with 100 signatures)

So is the way to go!

I am running for Senate because I want to amplify the voices of marginalized communities on campus in order to keep initiatives centered on their needs. As a Senator, my main goals will be to:

Advocate for service workers' rights

Dining halls on campus are severely understaffed, resulting in employees being constantly overworked. There are a number of vacant positions available that Stanford’s Residential and Dining Enterprises (R&DE) simply chooses not to fill. Instead, R&DE continues to employ “casual” workers at a little less than the threshold of 20 hours a week that would allow these workers to receive benefits. Many of these workers have been working at Stanford for 15, 20, and even 30 years. In both full-time and casual promotions, R&DE does not respect workers’ seniority properly.

These issues are not new, but the progress that has taken ...

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Leya Elias (validated with 100 signatures)


HEY YOU..stop and read this little thing I wrote :)!!

My name is Leya Elias and I want to be your Senator because I can achieve the change that you want to see.

Stanford needs someone who is committed to improving systems where possible and reconstructing them when necessary.

We need to pay attention to the concerns and injustices of the FLI (First-Generation and Low-Income) community.

We need to pay attention to the concerns and injustices of the LGBTI community.

We need to pay attention to the concerns and injustices of students of color and indigenous students.

We need to pay attention to the concerns and injustices of students with disabilities.


is a campus that belongs to all of its students and it is essential that students feel that way. We want to increase CAPS accessibility, increase diversity AND a sense of inclusion in ALL aspects of the ...

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Sefa Santos-Powell (validated with 100 signatures)


My name is Sefa Santos-Powell and I am running for ASSU Senate. The consistent maintenance of white supremacist thought in our school's events is qwhite distasteful to me. I am very put off by the number of Republicans running so whoomp here I am. I want to interrogate institutions and criticize complacency.

Thank you.

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Rodolfo Salazar (validated with 100 signatures)

Hi everyone, my name is Rodolfo Salazar and I am a Freshman running for ASSU Senate. I believe that Stanford has a responsibility (and adequate funds) to fully support the needs of every student on campus, yet this is not what we see. As an ASSU Representative, I will work to change this by advocating for a fair distribution of funds to the various groups and communities on campus. Furthermore, I will work to facilitate conversations between communities to increase the level of understanding and respect that every community needs. As a Senator, I will work to elevate the voices of low-income students, first generation students, students of color, and LGBTQ students. Thank you and if you have any questions, my email is rodsal11@stanford.edu.

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Jamie Seney (validated with 100 signatures)

Pushing for folks to:

Listen, which means more than to hear;

See, which means more than to look at;

Understand, which means more than to comprehend;

Empathize, which means more than to sympathize;

Activate change, which means more than to simply advocate for change.

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Gabe Rosen (validated with 100 signatures)

I'm a current ASSU Senator (the one mentioned here) running for a third term. I'm running for re-election because I know there is still work to be done addressing systemic issues on campus.

During my first term I authored and passed the Full House Fund, supported the Senate and ASAP's joint efforts regarding Title IX, and co-sponsored a resolution against Islamophobia, among other initiatives such as supporting transparency reforms.

During my most recent term I oversaw the implementation of Funding Reform as Chair of the Appropriations Committee, ensuring that our funding decisions are more transparent and equitable while remaining within budget. My committee has also recently incorporated environmental sustainability as a criteria in funding processes, drawing on the Office of Sustainability's Green Events Checklist. I also voted in favor of the reconstitution of the ASSU Joint Legislative Committee on Sexual Violence, supported the passage of a ...

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Faa Diallo (validated with 100 signatures)

Mr. Faantastic For Senate (Sounds better in person)

Hi! My name is Faa Diallo. I am running for the position of ASSU Senate. I simply want to expedite the club funding process to make club events as easy and painless as possible. I am running because I am fully aware of and invested in the struggles that face Stanford students every day and to get obstacles out of your way so that it is only you and your goal. As your senator:

I would build productive conversations around the issues that continue to divide our campus.

Subsidize student health care at Stanford hospital as well as at Vaden.

Open more campus restaurants to meal dollars (I’m tryna eat at treehouse) and bringing back the ten-meal plan option for freshmen.

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Faatimah Solomon (validated with 100 signatures)

Hi! My name is Faatimah Solomon and I am a freshman running for ASSU Undergrad Senate. In a nutshell, I'm running because I believe that it is important to uplift and represent the voices of students from marginalized communities and to advocate for issues that affect our communities. My goal is to make sure that the needs of students of color, LGBTQIA+ students, indigenous students, FLI students, students with disabilities, and our workers are met by holding the University accountable for maintaining the values that create a more just and equitable Stanford that belongs to each and every single one of us. Additionally, I want to advocate for transparency regarding administrative policies and practices so that students know how decisions that affect them are being made.

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out at faatimah@stanford.edu!

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Alexis Michelle Adjei (validated with 100 signatures)

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Betty Lee (validated with 100 signatures)

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Michal Skreta (validated with 100 signatures)

Access to university resources should be as simple as possible. Let's make it a reality.

Through my involvement in Frosh Council and the ASSU as a Senate Associate, I learned about the minutiae of university operations. Whether I was discussing the prospects for need-blind admissions for international students with university leaders, examining the UAR's progress on revamping the PMA program on the Senate Academic Affairs Committee or benchmarking the transparency of Stanford investments, I understood how to initiate change in a quick and comprehensive manner.

What will I advocate for if I am elected?

• Streamlining the funding process for student groups

• Eliminating additional course fees

• Establishing need-blind financial aid for international students

• Making university gyms open for 24 hours

• Abolishing printing fees

• Expanding accessibility on campus for people with disabilities

• Increasing transparency of Stanford's investments

• And many more to come!

Questions? michal.skreta@stanford.edu!

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Matt Wigler (validated with 100 signatures)

Student voices deserve to be taken seriously. I hope to bring them to Stanford's faculty and administration as an advocate for our shared interest in building both a better school and home here. At the same time, I am also convinced that we could all stand to benefit from more conversations with each other. I hope to help initiate such conversations, bridging divides that split our polarized campus and building trust between communities. I am running for senate because I believe in the possibilities of dialogue, as well as those of student government. My platform centers on increasing opportunities for student engagement with Stanford's institutions and with each other.

I am Vice President of the Stanford Democrats and serve on a statewide caucus of the California Young Democrats. I support divest from private prisons and fossil fuels; I support Israel. I want to pursue measures to better protect ...

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Lauren Nolen (validated with 100 signatures)

Hi everyone! I’m Lauren Nolen and I’m running for ASSU Senate because I want to elevate the voices and concerns of undergraduate students and marginalized communities in forming campus policies. More info is coming soon, and please contact me at lnolen@stanford.edu with questions, comments, and ideas!

I believe the Senate can more effectively represent the student body if we increase the amount of communication between senators and their constituents.

This means holding Town Halls so that the student body can make sure their concerns are being heard in real-time instead of every election cycle.

This means senators produce monthly updates (through electronic means) for students about what we’ve achieved and what we have yet to accomplish.

I believe the actions and advocacy of the Senate will hold greater weight with the administration if they’re backed up by consistent dialogue with students.

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