GBM Minutes | 1.20.16

Asian Pacific Student Coalition

General Body Meeting

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

  • Icebreaker
  • Announcements
    • Increase in GBM Time
    • Meetings with Presidents
    • Focus Groups, Office Hours
    • 5B Future GBM Visits
    • PAACH Biweekly Events
    • Meetings with PAACH Programs
    • Meeting with other universities
      • Bryn Mawr 7:30 PM Friday (PennYo, Hype)
      • Temple
    • FreeForCoffee
      • Changed ‘Lunch with a Senior’ Program
      • Paired randomly with someone outside your constituent group
      • freeforcoffee.com/apsc
    • FB Group
    • Greek chat recap
      • First APSC event!
      • Sigma, aKDPhi, Crows, etc.
    • Treasurer workshop
      • Happening after next GBM
      • Funding groups, how to choose funding, more obscure funding groups
      • Explain to treasurers how to get more $$$ (get treasurers to come next time!)
    • 5B Retreat
      • increasing faculty diversity
      • online bias assessment
      • west philly assistance
    • 5B statement
      • regarding issues that happened last semester  around Anti Muslim Rhetoric (solidarity statement)
    • Revamped website
    • Feedback form
      • Visit contact us tab on website
    • Volunteers for Weekly Spotlights
      • New volunteers, any year, who want to be highlighted
      • Nominations welcome
      • Reply to Michelle’s email
  • Funding App
    • Nothing :)
  • Constituent Announcements
    • Keeping verbal announcements!
    • aKDPhi - RUSH
    • PPA - GBM Monday (Food, cultural show, etc.)
    • PennThai - Sat 11AM Ocean Harbor + Restaurant Week
    • KSA - Monday 7PM (1st GBM + free food), New external chairs! :)
      • fill out constituent sheet
    • HKSA - Study Abroad Panel (Next Wed)
    • WAX - Jan 26 (Navigating Industries)
    • APANSA - Social/Tips Sesh
    • SAS - Party tmrw night downtown
    • JSA - GBM tmrw + free food
    • CSA - Board Apps (External Elections) - app under description
    • PTS - Banana GBM (Next Wed 27th - 8PM), Feb 7 (Lunar New Year Event)