BSC Members Digest -- July 6, 2021

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WRITTEN BY TEENA LORIE HARRIS (Interim Executive Director)

Dear Members:

I have learned that there has been a delay or some confusion around filing grievances or Conduct Hearing requests. Please see the policy link below and use this Complaint Form to initiate your complaint.
https://policy.bsc.coop/index.php/VII.F._BSC_Grievance_Procedure

Additionally, if you would like to connect with me directly. I am hosting office hours virtually every Monday, 9AM to 11AM, via zoom. Below is the link for my Zoom Office Hours. This will be ongoing through August 2, 2021. I hope to hear from you soon.

Warmest Regards,
Teena Lorie

Teena Lorie Harris (She/They/Them) is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

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The BSC Needs You! Fall Elections

WRITTEN BY TEENA LORIE HARRIS (Interim Executive Director)

Greetings!

Thank you so much for your hard work and ownership. Just a friendly reminder to hold elections.

Please complete your fall elections by July 12, 2021. We will be at capacity for the fall semester. We want to be prepared for the onboarding and training for all members and especially informed for leadership positions.

Please update the elected positions with this form Who's Who Form.

If you have any questions, please let me know.

Warmest Regards,
Teena Lorie

Now Hiring!

The BSC is Hiring!
WRITTEN BY CASSIDY MARSTERS (Hiring Committee Chair)

Looking for a job that works with your busy student schedule? Want to get paid $18.00/hr and gain valuable work experience? Look no further! The BSC has you covered! We have a variety of jobs for Fall 2021. Applications are due July 7, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. Details can be found at hicom.bsc.coop. Questions? Please email Cassidy Marsters, the Hiring Committee Chair, at hicom@bsc.oop.

Fall 2021 Positions

Looking for a job outside of the BSC?

Christina Oatfield is a Berkeley Student Cooperative aluma and co-founder of the Berkeley Student Food Collective. She is hiring a part-time assistant for her Berkeley-based law practice which involves legal services and policy advocacy supporting nonprofits, cooperatives, and small businesses. More information: https://www.christinaoatfield.com/

COVID-19 Resources and Support

WRITTEN BY THE EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM

The ERT is keeping up with the news, in routine contact with our partners at UHS, and actively assessing the BSC’s COVID-19 guidelines. Please direct any vaccine related questions to Emmett at ert1@bsc.coop and any questions about BSC policy to Mindy at vpia@bsc.coop. All are welcome to attend ERT office hours every Sunday from 2–4PM [Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/95459224082#success] and/or email us at ert@bsc.coop with any questions or concerns.

Questions or concerns about COVID? Email covid@bsc.coop if you have any questions or concerns about COVID. You will receive a response within normal business hours, if not sooner. We are checking messages over the weekend too! Check out this 1-page guide on what to do if you have symptoms, exposure, or a positive test result.

Do you need someone to talk to or just a good listener?

WRITTEN BY MADELEINE LOH (Development Director)

Russ Button (BSC Member in the 1970s) is a Chaplain Intern at Kaiser Hospital and was recently ordained by The Chaplaincy Institute of Berkeley as an Interfaith Minister and Chaplain. The work of interfaith chaplain is to be a listener for people of all faith traditions and those of no faith tradition as well. It is not the role of chaplain to preach religion, but we are to be present for those who are facing a spiritual crisis such as the grief one has at the death of someone they love—a family member, lover or close friend. Crisis of spirit can also come from questioning the path in life one is walking. Russ Button is available to be present for and listen to BSC members experiencing grief or crisis. Contact Russ Button if you are experiencing grief or crisis.

All BSC members and graduates are encouraged to join our LinkedIn Group!

https://www.linkedin.com/groups/145045/

  • Find out about jobs and opportunities
  • Ask alumni to review your resume: "I am a recent graduate and I would be grateful if anyone with experience in ____ would be willing to review my resume!"
  • Message other group members for free and request informational interviews: "Hello ___, I am a recent graduate and a BSC alum. I am interested in working in ____. Would you be willing to have a short phone call so I can ask you questions about your experience?"

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