Meeting Minutes for 2-24-15

NO MEETING NEXT WEEK 3/3/2015!

President – Shaye
Internships are posted by Dr. Baxter on the meteorology facebook page. Check them out.
Register for conferences. Print out 2 copies of your receipt. For Iowa make sure you check Undergrad on the registration form.
Possibly a resume workshop

Vice President – Matt T
Conferences
Sign up for Valpo before the 13th of March.
Committees:

Activities: Matt
Thursday bowling (Chip lanes) 9:00pm, sharp.
Ice Skating next Sunday 3/1, Time: 2-4. Cost: $4.00 to get in and $2.50 skate rentals.
march madness
Euchre Tournament
Tiger Game: April 17th, 1:00 Friday.
Sign up for that next week, and possibly get a bus.
Skywarn april 18th, from 2-4. We need help with maps, so if you are good at them or want to help create them, it will be over spring break for the map making.
Outreach: Nick
CMU and YOU day, for next year.
Working to get involved with elementary schools. Letters will be sent out soon.
Dr. Kluver will be helping with the equipment
Fundraiser: Chris
Bake Sale:
Either St. Pattys day or Easter week
Yankee candle starts the 16th and goes until the 19th of March. Online selling until July 15th. Sell your little hearts out. Fliers in 307.
Tailgate the last day of classes
Easter eggs, prizes and without or hunt
Pie the weatherperson
Growth & Development:Brent
DTX tour April 18th. Looking at good Friday and possibly other days.
Youtube Channel is on hold for now
Green screen practice TBD
Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet
If you want to know your absent count, let me know

Treasurer – Blake
Balance
Nick got the $50.00 back
Got the Phonix money back, from senior trip
Windbreakers got ordered
Empty the pop cans (Keep Brooks 315 clean, it is a privilege)

SGA – Colton
SGA meeting, Colton got the spotlight for turning everything in efficiently! Good job Colton!

Webmaster – Patrick
Added a calendar to the website with all important dates on there. The calendar was put on the Posts and the Home page.
Social Media forecasting done by Jaris and Kim this week.

Open Floor:
Finding more “fun” things to do during SCAMS- Trivia?
News Central is starting up. If you want to come in one day to visit talk to Adam, Chris, Blake, or Kylee
Wx briefings around 8:30? TBD

Meeting Ends: 9:45pm

Meeting Minutes for 2-17-15

President – Shaye
Windbreakers are now ordered! Will arrive in about 2 weeks.
Register for conferences. Print out 2 copies of your receipt. For Iowa make sure you check Undergrad on the registration form.
Survey is sent out. Please fill out ASAP.

Vice President – Matt T
Conferences
No downpayment anymore since we have our full funding of $2,000. Save it for food and gas.
Conferences are about a month away!
Committees:

Activities: Matt
Thursday bowling (Chip lanes) 9:00pm, sharp.
Ice Skating next Sunday 3/1, Time: 2-4. Cost: $4.00 to get in and $2.50 skate rentals.
Black History Month, watching facebook for more info.
Saturday at 6:30pm Dr. Mower is playing at Wheatlin Music festival
Skywarn april 18th, from 2-4. We need help with maps, so if you are good at them or want to help create them, then talk to Matt.
Outreach: Nick
Kids science expo was a great success. Thanks to all who came out and helped.
the $50.00 went towards the green screen, duct tape, and posters.
Working to get involved with elementary schools.
Fundraiser:Rebecca
Bake Sale
Yankee candle starts the 16th and goes until the 19th of March. Online selling until July 15th. Sell your little hearts out. Fliers in 307.
Growth & Development: Brent
DTX tour. Looking at good Friday and possibly other days.
GRR has not emailed back about a possible Grand Rapids tour.
Scout Masters have not responded back either.

Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet
Dr. P gave us the Petterson equation lecture. I have the notes if you would like them.

Treasurer – Blake
Balance

SGA – Colton
Increased Sbac funding possible from $80,000 to $200,000 – bill was sent to President Ross.
We got funding of $2000.
Elections will be ran soon for SGA positions.

Webmaster – Patrick
Rebecca and Brent did their forecast for this weeks social media forecasting
Created a new 7-day forecast template for the 7-day forecast
Awesome video: Jim Cantore Thundersnow

Open Floor:
Friday Feb 20th, Dr. Baxter is will be having a presentation and there is a lunch at noon. Starts at 10:00am and it is in Brooks 307.
News Central is starting up. If you want to come in one day to visit talk to Adam, Chris, Blake, or Kylee
Tuesday there will be cake in 315 from Dr. P 🙂 It’s from New Orleans.

Meeting Ends: 9:30pm

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Meeting Minutes February 10, 2015

Attendance: Kassidi Allred, Bret Beebe, Nicholas Bogen, Gene Boyte, Brandon Buckingham, Kallyn Cagle, James Carter, Colton Cichoracki, Matt Convis, Greg Cornwell, Jaris Dingman,Chris Easlick, Jenna Frenk, Mac Gakema, Will Gidley, Blake Hansen, Sebastian Harkema, Kimberly Hartmus, Brent Hewett, Jade Johnson, Mitchell LaRue, Shaye Lenz, Austin Lowe, Kylee Miller, Rebecca Rogers, Mark Salzwedel, Katie Samlow, Patrick Saunders, Adam Solarczyk,, Matt Tuftedal, Travis Wessel

President – Shaye
Skywarn Training @ CMU on April 18th, 2015
Register for conferences. Print out 2 copies of your receipt. For Iowa make sure you check Undergrad on the registration form.
Ordering Windbreakers as soon as Blake gets the credit card Credit Card

Vice President – Matt T
Conferences
Valpo down payment of $10.00
Iowa down payment of $20.00
All down payments due by February 17th, 2015 NEXT MEETING
Total for conferences around $80.00 Valpo
Iowa now going back home on that Saturday instead of Sunday so cost will be a little cheaper than originally thought. around $83 for hotels instead of $107. Total around $200.00
Committees:

Activities:
Thursday bowling (Chip lanes) 9:00pm, sharp.
Ice Skating either Sundays or wednesdays
Movie night???
Hanging out at the SAC, at the pool because Gene is working this Sunday 🙂
Outreach
Kids science expo this weekend Saturday Feb. 14th. (Valentine’s Day) At finch fieldhouse. If you want to help out contact Nick. Event will be from noon to 3ish.
This Friday, 2/13 they are making weather experiments for the kids. welcome to join at 3:00 Met lab or 315.
Fundraiser:
Riverwood bowling
Yankee candle starts the 16th and goes until the 19th of March. Sell your little hearts out.Fliers in 307.
Pie the meteorologist
The bachelor auction?
Growth & Development:
Scout Troops?
Possibly making green screen slides to put in met lab for broadacasters. Dr. Baxter and Chris are working on that.
Youtube channel. Want to help out?? Contact Brent or Patrick.
Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet

Treasurer – Blake
Balance
Pay Dues, if haven’t already 2 of you.

SGA – Colton
Everyone who went to the SGA meeting, thanks!
Colton wants people to vent to him about things, so there’s your guy!

Webmaster – Patrick
Weekly Forecasting for those who signed up has now started.
Tour in DTX on Friday April 3rd, Good Friday. There will be a balloon launch at 7pm. so Leave Central around 3ish. We need drivers and if you want to go contact Patrick to get put on the list. (25 Students at a time)

Open Floor:
Current Weather petterson equation with Dr. P :)Next Wednesday 2/18/2015 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
Next Tuesday is Mardi Gras/ Fat Tuesday
Friday Feb 20th, Dr. Baxter is will be having a presentation and there is a lunch at noon. Starts at 10:00am and it is in Brooks 307.
News Central is starting up. If you want to come in one day to visit talk to Adam, Chris, Blake, or Kylee
Possibly go to a Tigers game.
Nick motioned to vote for $50.00 of scams money to buy weather related materials for the kids expo this weekend and to keep for the future activities. Votes were over half so it is granted.

Meeting Ends: 9:50pm

See you all next week:)

Meeting Minutes February 3, 2015

Attendance: Kassidi Allred, Bret Beebe, Nicholas Bogen, Gene Boyte, Brandon Buckingham, James Carter, Colton Cichoracki, Matt Convis, Greg Cornwell, Jaris Dingman,Chris Easlick, Dean Eisenmann, Jenna Frenk, Will Gidley,John Gross, Blake Hansen, Sebastian Harkema, Kimberly Hartmus, Brent Hewett, Jimmy Holton, Andrea Honor, Ashley Kubera, Mitchell LaRue, Shaye Lenz, Austin Lowe, Kylee Miller, Kevin Prince, Heather Richards, Erik Rockwell, Mark Salzwedel,Katie Samlow, Alex Saum, Patrick Saunders, Adam Solarczyk, Tim Thielke, Matt Tuftedal, Travis Wessed

President – Shaye
Conference money, sign up online. Everyone signed up should have received the email. Register and print 2 receipts. Give one to Eboard and bring one with you to the conference.
T-shirt pick up
Rsvp EAS banquet on April 16th
Vice President – Matt
Committee Game

Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet
Voted on 3 absences for the Semester starting 1/3
Treasurer – Blake
Balance
Pay Dues, if haven’t already $10.00

SGA – Colton
SBAC currently $9000 dollars left, so we will see what we get for conferences. We asked for $1,700
Webmaster – Patrick
Schedule is up for forecasting
Open Floor:
Tropical Class sign up for next year, Junior and Seniors

Meeting Ends: 9:30
Have a great rest of the week! Enjoy the snow!