BU YDSA was founded in 2017. Explore this page archives on the first 5 years of YDSA.
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BU YDSA practices tenant organizing by going on a field trip during a general meeting. Groups go to different areas around Boston table for Greater Boston Tenants Union and to talk to renters about their rights
Mar. 30, 2022

BU YDSA begins tenant organizing with Greater Boston Tenants Union by hosting a canvassing workshop
Mar. 17, 2022

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BU YDSA hosts student activist town hall
Mar. 20, 2022

YDSA Painting Social Spring 2022

BU YDSA painting social
Feb. 23, 2022

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GSU Tabling Spring 2022
YDSA x Dems Middle Ground Spring 2022

BU College Democrats and BU YDSA middle ground
Feb. 24, 2022

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Disorientation Guide distributed
Jan. 24, 2022

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Disorientation Guide distribution in GSU
Jan. 24, 2022. Feb. 7, 2022

YDSA game night social
Feb. 5, 2022

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BU YDSA trivia night social
Jan. 31, 2022

BU YDSA works with BU's lecturer's union (SEIU Local 509) to garner student support during their contract negotiations.

Most demands are met. Administration still refuses to renovate buildings to include gender-neutral restrooms, promise regular technology replacements for faculty, increase the amount of courses needed to become full-time, increase course enrollment caps, and recognize the additional workload taken on by faculty who mentor underrepresented students.
Feb. 13, 2022

Negotiations begin finalizing.

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YAF assigned to table next to BU YDSA at winter Splash
Jan. 22, 2022

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SSW COVID Policy Walkout Spring 2022
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BU YDSA participates in the School of Social Work walkout and rally for better COVID accommodations
Jan. 26, 2022

SPRING 2022

BU YDSA protests at Moderna headquarters with other activists for the corporation to waive the patent on the COVID vaccine
Apr. 28, 2022

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BU YDSA canvasses with GBTU
Apr. 24, 2022

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BU YDSA president and action coordinator banned from Northeastern for protest banner
Apr. 13, 2022

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BU YDSA protests Moderna VP at Northeastern 
Apr. 13, 2022

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Membership votes to end the Free Laundry for All campaign and do labor organizing instead
Nov. 4, 2021

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BU YDSA attends a YDSA campaign strategy meet
Sep. 18, 2021

FALL 2021

Gallery of the BU YDSA town hall featuring speakers from various student and faculty organizations on campus
Sep. 21, 2021

Town Hall poster making
Sep. 19, 2021

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Disorientation Guide
Sep. 10, 2021

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Average general meeting
Sep. 23, 2021

Canvassing for Joel Richards, Kendra Hicks, and Becca Miller
Sep. 11, 2021. Oct. 3, 2021. Oct. 17, 2021

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In-person Splash returns 
Sep. 4, 2021

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BU YDSA prepares for Splash by tabling in the GSU 
Sep. 3, 2021

First meeting turnout of 105 students
Sep. 9, 2021

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A cross-campus committee begins working on content for the BU Disorientation Guide 
July. 8, 2021

 

SPRING 2021

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We made t-shirts
Mar. 30, 2021

BU YDSA holds 4+ hour long constitutional convention to vote on new constitution 
Mar. 30, 2021

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Click to read President Brown officially rejecting free laundry 
May 4, 2021

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BU YDSA performs sit-in at the Student Leadership Dinner
Apr. 22, 2021