What will YOUR extra $15 go to?
Students attending MELA learn about world issues from USF organizations.
The U.C. will undergo reconstruction in the upcoming year making it hard for on campus clubs to keep their offices.
There will be major changes come fall 2010. Clubs and organizations will be moved to a new location with better facilities. But is this better for the organizations’ productivity?
Attendance at a University of San Francisco lecture or other academic event can vary greatly depending on the topic, speaker, venue and advertising efforts. With classes, exams, homework and all of the excitement that the city of San Francisco has to offer, it is difficult for event organizers to compete for student attention and time and get them to attend a discussion on campus. But overwhelming student presence at certain events suggests that student interest must be gauged to draw students away from academic responsibilities and the lure of San Francisco to participate in an academic discussion.