2/4/15 GBM Minutes

Asian Pacific Student Coalition General Body Meeting

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

 

Icebreaker

 

  • http://abc.go.com/shows/fresh-off-the-boat/video/most-recent/VDKA0_tcsri8ux

 

 

Guest Speakers

  • Viraj (PAACH)
    • Patch for PAACH - bring in a patch of fabric that will be developed into a quilt, accepted until further notice
    • Video project contest for 15th Year Anniversary - deadline: end of February
  • Mikie (Nominations and Elections Committee)
    • Currently accepting applications for University Council seats, accepting 9-12 underrepresented groups
    • penn-nec.org, due Feb. 20th
  • Thomas (Fossil Free Penn) (vote)
    • Referendum to ask Penn for divestment of fossil fuel and reinvestment of fuels for alternative and clean energy

→ APSC will sign onto the referendum

 

Constituent Group Announcements

 

  • PTS

 

    • Brunch - Sunday 11am - 1pm 11th floor Radian lounge
    • ITASA conference- registration for Penn students $25 w/o banquet, $50 w/ banquet
      • Comes around only about once in 7 years
      • Keynote by Bing Chen, Stephanie Chang, Tim Ouyang, etc
  • JSA
    • First GBM today
  • VSA
    • Tet celebration
  • PPA
    • First GBM tomorrow
  • KSA
    • collab event with PTS fried chicken event
    • VDay blind date, check the FB event
  • SAS
    • Wednesday, 6-7 speed dating Rodin underground
    • Feb 20th, event with LGBT, Rodin Rooftop
  • Sangam
    • First Chai Chat -Feb. 12th -The Language of Love
  • CSA
    • Rose sale, variety of products + delivery, order form closes on Feb 11
  • APANSA
    • GBM next Monday
  • Penn Thai
    • Annual Thai Night coming soon!
  • PAACH
    • 15th year anniversary!! Lunar Year Celebration and PAACHing history panel
  • SASE
    • Recruiting for general board, GBM tomorrow 6pm (check FB)

 

Announcements

    • ECAASU
      • Feb 20 - 22th, sign up by tonight!
    • Dumbfoundead & Awkwafina
      • Feb 19th, tickets are limited!! $8 presale, $10 at the door
      • Looking for student group opener
    • Asian Arts Initiative
      • Open House on Friday 6-8pm
    • LEAP Nominations
      • Leadership in Events and Programming
      • Nominate freshmen! Send them to Albert - political@upennapsc.org
    • Funding Seminar Reminder
    • 76ers Night (vote) March 30th
      • option 1: 175 tickets @ $22 200 level rows, quarter court, 75 @ $35, includes playing on the court and high five tunnel for 20 people
      • 90 tickets 50 @ $22, 40 @ $35, no court but tunnel

 

  • less than 90, can drop tickets but no court playing and no tunnel

 

    • don’t do it

 

Funding Applications

  • Sangam Chai Chat
    • Presentation (2 min)
    • Q & A (2 min)
    • Deliberations (3 min)

→ awarded $100

  • PTS/CSA Lunar New Year Celebration
    • Presentation (2 min)
    • Q & A (2 min)
    • Deliberations (3 min)

→ awarded $50

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