Housing Selection Process: Our housing philosophy is very similar to our philosophy regarding community meals. At Deerfield, we value our sit-down community meals because we think it is good for our students to mingle, meet new people, and engage in … Continue reading
Congratulations to Theo Lipsky, Student Body President for the Class of 2012! Thank you to all who ran and the 300+ of you who voted. This year’s online voting system was new but successful. For those wondering, duplicates (and one … Continue reading
Having reviewed the proposals from Culture Club and the related student survey results, Student Council decided last Thursday to adopt Proposal 3: guaranteeing gender equity among class representatives. Continue reading
Hi, all – Thanks to everyone who’s sent in anonymous comments. Most of you brought up the parietals proposal, so we’ll speak to that: You’re right, it’s not a monumental alteration. Not much changes on a practical level – a … Continue reading
Having met before dinner most of winter term, Student Council will begin meeting again after sit-down this spring. All students always welcome!
Today, Student Council met for the final time in the winter term. Updates! –Parietals changes have passed through the Dorm Council. This means that for upperclassmen, you need is a shoe in the door and one light source. Note: This … Continue reading
Despite the dearth of exact minutes, a list of topics and activities that Student Council has addressed over the past month (see 3/6 Minutes for final progress of some): Hoping to have the weekend slip procedure occur online Looking into … Continue reading
The Residential Curriculum Committee came to us with a proposal to institute regulated hall feeds and discussions as a means of making dorm life more consistent. Council’s response, based in part on feedback from other students: While we understand the … Continue reading
Student Council will now be meeting before sit-down dinner in the Caswell for the foreseeable future. Visitors always welcome!