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Updated UA Goals Checklist

New Goals:

Improve Next House Card Systems - Work with MIT card office to improve maintenance of card systems at Next House. Contact any outside companies necessary to keep card swipes working. This includes both the laundry and vending machine card swipes. Work to create continued maintenance of card swipes.

Current Progress: None

Target Completion/Implementation Date: Late November

Contact: Paul Montgomery - Next House Senator (pmont@mit.edu)

Expand MIT Cable - Schedule a meeting with the director of MIT Cable to discuss the issues associated with expanding MIT Cable, and from there implement the necessary steps in order to complete my project.

Current Progress: Emailed the MIT Cable director Randy Winchester and asked for a convenient time to meet, waiting on response which should be received Wednesday, October 22.

Target Completion/Implementation Date: Late November

Contact: Samuel Cole - New House Senator (sjcole@mit.edu)

Admin Contact List For Students- To create a list of MIT administrators and UA committee chairs so that students can contact the appropriate person with concerns. This list will include contact information as well as walk in hours so that students can meet one on one with the appropriate individual.

Current Progress: collecting information

Target Completion/Implementation Date: December

Contact: Samuel Cole - Jonathan Rogg - IFC Senator (Jrogg@mit.edu)

Updated Goals:

Enhance Role of Nominations Committee - Expand Nominations committee to appoint undergraduates to UA, Presidential, Faculty, and Institute Committees.

Current Progress: New Chair, Stephanie Wu is appointed and installed. The Committee has grown in size, although still looking for even more members. They will start reviewing applications for such committees as PR, JudBoard, and the East Side committee within the next few weeks.

Target Completion/Implementation Date: continuous

Contact: Stephanie Wu - NomComm Chair (ua-nomcomm-chairs@mit.edu)

Plasma displays - Purchase digital displays to install around campus. These displays would present information and news regarding the UA, ASA, and ASA recognized groups.

Current Progress: Collaborating with ASA and GSC on the project. Going to be submitted as iCampus Project by mid-November. Proposal writing in progress.

Target Completion/Implementation Date: end of December

Contact: (e_displays@mit.edu)

UA Website Revamp project- Revamping UA Website to be database driven, which will make presentation and posting of information more dynamic.

Current Progress: Initial proposal written, Alpha presentation created, Database back-end design and front-end design in progress. Next Milestone: Usability Testing

Target Completion/Implementation Date: IAP

Contact: (ua-web-revamp@mit.edu)