NSCS – CMU General Member Meeting Minutes April 9, 2013Social Thank you to all of those who came to the meeting/social. You all contributed such great questions to our quiz board for Relay! I hope you enjoyed the pizza, pop, and company!Kids against Hunger packaging We are donating $250 as a club to help the group Circle K create over 10,000 meals for hungry kids and families in Africa You can also volunteer at the packaging eventthis Saturday, April 13th from 11am until it’s done (usually about 2 hours) in Powers 136SGA Congratulations to Marie Reimers and Patrick O’Connor the new President and Vice President of CMU’s Student Government Association for the 2013-2014 academic year!Duathlon Eta Sigma Gamma is hosting a duathlon in support of donating blood! We will be setting up a water table somewhere along the 5K route and passing out water to thirsty duathlon-ers! Meet at 7:00 am downtown MP at the American Red Cross Building (215 E Broadway). It should not take any longer than two hours. Meet at Also, this event will be very fun to watch as well as cheer on the participants!Relay for Life Saturday, April 20th starting at 11:00am until Sunday, April 21st until 11:00am walking = community service and fundraiser; 2hrs=1point and every hour beyond that is 1 point To sign up for a time slot email me at firstname.lastname@example.org, we need a lot more people in the early morning times (1am-11am on Sunday)Animal Shelter Donations We will be taking donations until our last meeting! http://www.hatsweb.org/wish-list.phpMarch to College Day A day where 8th graders from around the area come to campus so we can encourage them to start planning for college and get good grades going into high school. This event is planned for Thursday, April 25th.
More info on times and location to comeA Million Pennies, A Million Lives We are joining the national NSCS office’s campaign to raise one million pennies ($10,000) to grow funds for scholarships, programming, and services. Donate! http://www.razoo.com/story/National-Society-Of-Collegiate-Scholars-Cmu-Fundraising- For-A-Million-Pennies-A-Million-Lives The Deadline to donate is April 30th!!!!! This will count as a fundraising pointSlideshow/Video By May 1st, we need to create a slideshow or video cataloguing our events from this year! If anyone has any pictures from events this year, please email our Historian Ashley so we can create the slideshow! email@example.comStar Status Currently, we are Silver Star Status for this year! Silver Star Status means we are in great standing with the national office!Points If you have any questions about where you currently are with your points or what you still need to be considered active, just e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.orgLast general meeting Our last meeting is Tuesday, April 23rd at 8pm in Pearce 107.