Spring Survey - March 1st, 2005

332 people voted in this election

Spring Formal

In accordance with the AAS Bylaws:
V., F. Any discretionary request for a single event of $10,000 or more that has been previously approved by the Senate shall go to a school wide referendum within seven (7) days of Senate approval. An affirmative vote by a simple majority of voters is required to finalize the allocation. If no such majority is garnered, no funding shall be
allocated. The Senate has recommended allocating $13,140.00 for a Spring Formal. Do you support this allocation?
Budget Breakdown:
Tent, tables, dance floor and stage for band: $7,585.00
Food: $4,000.00
Decorations: $200.00 (to be supplemented by $2,000.00 from the President's Office and Social Council)
DJ: $1,000.00
Publicity: $355
: 302 votes

Yes, allocate the funds74% (223)
No, do not allocate any funds26% (79)

Club Priorities

Rank the club type that is the most important to you as a 1, and the club type that is least important to you as a 8.

The club types are:

Affinity Clubs: Cultural, Affinity Clubs: Political, Affinity Clubs: Religious, Affinity Clubs: Interests, Club Sports, Competitive Debate, Creative Clubs and Publications, and School Service Clubs.

Affinity Clubs: Cultural

These include Asian Students Association, Black Student Union, Chicano/a Caucus, Korean American Students Association, La Causa, Nuestras Raices, International Students' Association, Pride Alliance, Diversity Coalition, and China Awareness Organization.: 286 votes

124% (70)
214% (39)
310% (30)
48% (23)
511% (32)
69% (25)
710% (29)
813% (38)

Affinity Clubs: Political

These include Democrats, Feminists Alliance, Progressive Students Alliance, Republicans, Students for a Sensible Drug Policy, and Juarez Activism Group.: 283 votes

114% (41)
217% (49)
316% (45)
413% (37)
511% (32)
611% (32)
710% (27)
87% (20)

Affinity Clubs: Religious

These include Affirmations: Bi-semester, Christian Fellowship, Hillel, Newman Club, NOOR, and Gospel Choir.: 281 votes

115% (42)
28% (22)
311% (32)
47% (20)
58% (22)
612% (34)
711% (30)
828% (79)

Affinity Clubs: Interests

These include Foreign Policy Forum, Listening to Our Bodies, Men's Project, Science Fiction/Fantasy, and Sportmen's Club.: 281 votes

17% (20)
28% (23)
313% (37)
417% (47)
515% (43)
615% (42)
710% (28)
815% (41)

Club Sports

These include Rugby (Men's), Rugby (Women's), Crew (Women's), Crew (Men's), Ski Team, Sailing, Ultimate (Women's), Ultimate Frisbee (Men's), Water Polo (Men's), Water Polo (Women's), Equestrian, and Figure Skating.: 288 votes

131% (88)
211% (33)
312% (34)
411% (31)
57% (21)
67% (19)
78% (23)
814% (39)

Competitive Debate:

These include Debate, Model UN, Mock Trial, and Amherst College Bowl.: 272 votes

15% (14)
26% (17)
311% (31)
413% (34)
515% (41)
613% (35)
713% (36)
824% (64)

Creative Clubs and Publications:

These include Art, Medusa, Amherst Review, Circus, Hamster, Indicator, Meredith, and Prism.: 286 votes

116% (45)
220% (56)
316% (45)
415% (42)
512% (34)
610% (30)
77% (19)
85% (15)

School Service Clubs:

These include WAMH, Pep Band, and Note/ACM.: 286 votes

111% (32)
214% (41)
315% (44)
412% (35)
513% (37)
610% (28)
713% (38)
811% (31)