Zero waste initiative progress assessed at campus meeting

A recent ASUC Senate resolution that established disapproval of the campus’s lack of progress in its Zero Waste by 2020 Initiative prompted a meeting between campus officials and student groups Monday, in which they discussed the program’s current plans and past shortfalls.
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ASUC Senate convenes for 1st inter-semester committee

The ASUC Senate held its first ever inter-semester committee meeting Thursday to discuss the permanent appointment of a chief legal officer and to debate whether to support a potential study by the city of Berkeley on the effects of banning single-use water bottles.
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Hillary wins California

In a decisive victory Tuesday night, former secretary of state Hillary Clinton won the California primary and clinched the nomination for the Democratic party, becoming the first female to secure a major party nomination.
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All 4 referenda pass at 2016 ASUC elections

All four ballot measures — including a declaration of the UC Berkeley student housing crisis, two student fees to fund campus sustainability projects and The Daily Californian’s operations, respectively, and a referendum to clarify language in the ASUC Constitution — passed at this year’s ASUC general elections.
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