Start: 6:00 pm
• Information pamphlets about manufacturing and each society located on the front table.
• Officer Introductions
September 9, 2010
Brian Conklin – Chair
Alex Mendoza – Co-Chair Elect
Rachel Parker – Co-Chair Elect
David Nechvatal – Treasurer
Samantha Beaudoin – Secretary
Santiago Baus – Chair
Chelsea Armbrister – Co-Chair
Sayra Acuna – Treasurer
Elizabeth Morley – Secretary
• Important Dates
o General Body Meetings will be held the first Thursday of every month.
o Agendas will be given out soon with other important dates and information.
o David Nechvatal is in charge of coordinating all of the sports.
o The first flag football game will be on Monday, the 13th, at 7 pm.
o Other sports this fall will be Kickball and 3-Pitch Softball.
o Contact Dr. Perry about FAMU students participating in IM Sports.
o Engineering Without Borders will be hosting their annual 5K run.
o Pizza and Bake sales will be held throughout the semester.
We need volunteers to run the table, pick up pizza, bring baked goods, etc.
o We will be making a trip to Bear Paw on Sunday, September 26th.
Anyone can come and we are going to meet at Lowe’s on Capital Circle at
9 am so we can carpool.
• Community Outreach Programs
o Summer Composite Skateboard Camp will be held again this summer.
o We are trying to refurbish the Dick Howser Center
They run a day care for FSU teachers.
We would like to appoint an event chair to coordinate this project.
o We are also planning on doing some work with Apalachee Elementary.
• Registration and Recruitment
o To be a national member of SME, it cost $20.
o To be a national member of IIE, it cost $30.
o We will give back half of the membership fees to new members.
• Engineering Day
o The fall Engineering Day will be on Wednesday, September 15th.
o There will be a webinar at 3 pm in room B210 about jobs in heathcare.
o We are teaming up with APM to hold tutoring/review sessions for major classes.
o Dates of these sessions will be announced at a later date.
• Car Wash
o We will be pre-selling tickets to encourage attendance.
o Wal-Mart is a possible location.
o We are trying to have the car wash on October 2 or 3.
o Fundraisers like these can help us make it to a conference.
• 6σ Certification
o We hope to be able to offer 6σ Green Belt Certification for those interested.
o There are student discounts and additional discounts for members of IIE.
o The current cost per person is $475 but we hope to get the price reduced to $200.
o 6σ Green Belt Certification can give you an edge over competitors.
• Contact Information
o Our email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
o An email will automatically be sent out to all of the officers.
• Future Officers
o If anyone is interested in becoming an officer next year, please contact a current
officer for information.
o The first give-away was a $25 iTunes gift card.
o The second prize was an IIE/SME t-shirt.
o Two free memberships were also raffled.
Finish: 7:30 pm
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