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AS votes to approve new student fee for statewide student organization

Graduate senator Catherine Jermany and lower division senator Jeffrey Perez de Leon listen intently as A.S. president Tiffany Zaich addresses issues on their agenda, Monday, at USU's Thousand Oaks Room. Photo Credit: Lucas Esposito / Senior Photographer

Jonathan R. Diaz

October 20, 2014

  The Associated Students (AS) senate voted to approve the $2 per student, per semester fee to go toward the California State Student Association (CSSA), a statewide student organization which represents students on all 23 California State University (CSU) campuses. Devon Graves, chair for C...

AS holds open forum for proposed fee, one student shows up

Brionna Lewis

March 4, 2014

Only one student attended the Associated Students (AS) open-forum to discuss the possibility of a new $4 student fee to fund the California State Student Association (CSSA), a group that advocates for CSU students in legislative affairs. Frankie Vasquez, a sociology major, attended the meeting for an...

AS suggests student fee increase for state organization

Associated Student president Christopher Woolett talks to other members of AS about the proposed $2 student fee for the California State Student Association

Jonathan R. Diaz

January 27, 2014

Associated Students (AS) discussed a proposed increase in funding for the California State Student Association (CSSA) at their meeting on Tuesday. CSSA is an organization made up of AS presidents from the 23 campuses of the California State University (CSU) system. According to their website, CSSA i...

Bill could require CSU trustees to warn students about tuition hikes in advance

Mayra Escobedo

September 26, 2012

>>UPDATE September 28, 2012. 12:01 p.m. Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that would require CSU trustees and UC regents to notify students 30-days in advance before tuition and fee increases are made, on Sept. 27. AB 970, the Working Families Student Fee Transparency and Accountability Act,...

Associated Students may increase funding for California State Student Association

Ivette Lopez

September 20, 2011

Correction: A.S. did not propose increased fees to support CSSA, but proposed an increase in the amount A.S. gives CSSA per student at CSUN. If passed, the AS would increase funding from 48 cents to $2 per student. The choice to donate to the organization is made independently by each A.S. govern...

CSUN A.S. approves funds to charter busses for protest against education budget cuts

Samantha Tata

March 2, 2011

A.S. approved to fund transportation to Sacramento for California State Student Association’s (CSSA) “March for Higher Education.” The student protest, which will be held March 14 at the state capitol, is against statewide cuts that continue to drain the budgets of California universities,...

CSSA begins search for new student trustee

Ashley Gordon

January 20, 2010

Miles Nevin, executive director of the California State Student Association (CSSA), made a presentation at this week’s Associated Students (A.S.) Senate meeting. One of his main objectives was to announce that the California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees is currently looking for a student to fill the seat of student trustee. “We are looking for someone...

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