Meeting Minutes for April 21, 2015

President – Shaye
Riverwood bowling fundraiser Next Thursday 9 to 11pm. Event on Facebook.
Pie the weatherman 11 to 1pm next Thursday. Need volunteers to set up at 1030 near the UC. Event on Facebook.
Senior bbq Next Friday at noon and Shayes event afterwards.Events on facebook.
Goal: have fun with the club.

Vice President – Matt T
Pizza and Dr. Orf presentation on the April 28th starting at 7:00pm.
Skywarn success! Thanks for coming:)
Goals for committees and for everyone to attend events
Committees:

Activities:
Move to in club to out of club. Getting involved with the community

Outreach
School Visits
CMU & U Day
Working with other RSO

Fundraiser:
Pie the weatherman and Riverwood
Ideas for next semester. -tailgating, stickers, bake sale
Passive and active fundraisers
Growth & Development:
Grand Rapids Trip
Start of semesters talking to the MET 260 class
Youtube Channel
Looking into scholarships
Troop Scouts
Internships, scholarships, jobs, conferences

Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet
Goal: To go visit News Stations in the Fall

Treasurer – Blake
Balance
Goal: To fulfill all goals

SGA – Colton
Loons Game at 6:00pm on April 30th
Goal: Bring a meaning to my position. Wear a funny shirt every meeting next semester.

Webmaster – Patrick
Calendar is now on the website. It’s in the about section on the website.
Goal: Create a bigger calendar!

Open Floor:
Kaya on April 29th Dr. Mower will be performing. 8:00pm.
Webmaster Admented voted on. Passed.

Meeting Ends: 9:40pm

Meeting Minutes for April 14, 2015

President – Shaye
Constitution revision.
Adopt-A-Highway is this Friday, on the 17th at 2:30pm.
Earth week: Events on Facebook
Riverwood bowling fundraiser will be at 9pm on Thursday April 23rd
Senior banquet
After school meteorology fest at Shaye’s May 1st. Facebook invite.
Chad’s talk on April 17th in 307 at 10:00am. There will be lunch provided at noon. Sign up online. Dr. Baxter posted this on the Facebook group. Everyone should attend.
Thursday April 16th, EAS banquet.

Vice President – Matt T
Dr. Orf’s presentation will be during the SCAMS meeting on April 28th. It starts at 7:00pm and we will be have pizza as well.
Skywarn is April 18th from 2-4pm in Brooks 176. Get there at around 1:30pm.
MSU chapter hasn’t responded to any of Matt’s emails yet so we’re not quite sure on their standing in collaborating with us.

Committees:

Activities:
Flyers to be put in every building

Outreach:
End of the year for outreach

Fundraiser:
Riverwood bowling fundraiser April 23rd- Facebook, share it!
Pie the weatherman april 30th 11 to 1. In front of UC. $1 cream $5 topping and donations
Yankee candle is still going on (only online sales though).
Flower Power for the fall.
Penny War

Growth & Development: Brent
Sebastian talked about setting up a meteorology scholarship but needs to setup a general requirements before discussing this with higher up people. $25,000 is a realistic expectation for the scholarship(s).
Mark and Gene created a presentation for Severe Weather Awareness Week where they’ll go to a MET 240 class and discuss basic severe weather with them.

Senior Banquet:
May 1st at Island Park at noon to around 9pm. A Facebook event has been created so join it to receive further updates. Also we’ll be going to Shaye’s at around 9-10pm for a get together.

Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet
Stick around at the end of skywarn to take a picture and send it to the AMS chapter.

Treasurer – Blake
Balance
Has received most receipts for conferences but may still need them from a select few.

SGA – Colton
Loons game on April 30th
Possible SGA Legislative for a new tornado policy on campus. Possibly talk to Dr. Peyrefitte to reach out to whoever is actually in charge.

Webmaster – Patrick
Severe weather awareness week
Resume Workshop Feedback – Heather Masters was excellent and we’ll be planning on having it next semester.

Open Floor:

Dr. Chad Gravelle, a GOES-R Satellite Liasion at the National Weather Service Operations Proving Ground in Kansas City, MO will be visting us this Friday. He will be presenting a one-hour seminar on “The Capabilities of the Next-Generation Geostationary Environmental Satellite System for Operational Meteorology” at 10:00 am in Brooks 305. This presentation will demonstrate the kinds of data and products that will be available one year from now. This satellite will revolutionize our ability to assess the atmosphere!

Students have the opportunity for a free lunch at Woldt Dining Hall with our guest at Noon. We only have 7 students signed up, so we have lots of room for more! Please sign up here:

http://bit.ly/ChadGravelleLunch

Also, Dr. Gravelle will be presenting an informal discussion/Q&A at 1:30 pm, after lunch, in Brooks 306. Here, he will discuss such things as the differences between grad school and undergrad, his path to becoming a research scientist, and what it is like to be one.

A summary of the events can be found in the flyer here: Gravelle_Flyer.pdf

Webmaster amendment
Patrick emailed the constitution and amendments to everybody

Meeting Ends: 10:00pm

Meeting Minutes for April 7, 2015

President – Shaye
Constitution rewrite
Riverwood fundraiser
Senior banquet
After school meteorology fest at Shayes, Date??
Chad’s talk on April 17th in 307 at 10:00am. There will be lunch provided at noon. Sign up online. Dr. Baxter posted this on the Facebook group. Everyone should attend.
Thursday April 16th, EAS banquet.

Vice President – Matt T
Earth day in Midland 10-2 on April 11th.
Dr. Orfs presentation during SCAMS meeting on April 28th. It starts at 7:00pm. We will have pizza this day.
Skywarn April 18th from 2-4.

Committees:

Activities:
Flyers to be put in every building.
Jaris Bday is Monday!
Disc Golf. Sunday morning around 11:00am
Spring football game the 25th, tailgate?
Outreach:
No school presentation this semester
Wx Ready Nation
Fundraiser:
Riverwood bowling fundraiser April 23rd- Facebook, share it!
May 1st tailgate
Flower Power
Pie the weatherperson this month???
Get rid of the ugly item. The pay to get rid of it.

Growth & Development: Brent
Youtube channel
Scholarship fund for our department
Boyscouts
Weather badge

Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet
New meeting minutes for AMS. Here is the link to see what we can do for chapter news! Send in pictures and a brief summary.
http://www.ametsoc.org/amschaps/chaptercommunications.html​

Treasurer – Blake
Balance

SGA – Colton
Nothing to report (Great Mac impersonation)

Webmaster – Patrick
Resume workshop April 8th 5:00.
1. Bring resume for the workshop. Located in the meteorology lab in Brooks 307. Fill out the resume prep worksheet before you come.

Open Floor:
Talk Friday, meet at brooks 307 at 11am.

Meeting Ends: 9:30pm

Meeting Minutes for 4-1-15

President – Shaye
Chad’s talk on April 17th in 307 at 10:00am. There will be lunch provided at noon. Sign up online. Dr. Baxter posted this on the facebook group. Everyone should attend.
Thursday April 16th, EAS banquet.
2015 Soar awards due today!!! 4/3/15

Vice President – Matt T
Dr. Orfs presentation during SCAMS meeting on April 28th. It starts at 7:00pm. We will have pizza this day.
Skywarn April 18th from 2-4.
Earth day in Midland 10-2 on April 11th.
Committees:

Activities: Adam
Flyers to be put in every building.
Radio Stations, Mountain 101.1 and News Central
CMU weather event: Possible story before.
Red Wings game instead of Tigers?

Outreach: Nick
School Presentation, send out letter
Wx Ready Nation
Earth day trip. Contact Matt or Nick if interested.

Fundraiser: Ashley
Riverwood bowling fundraiser April 23rd
May 1st tailgate
Bake sale next semester

Growth & Development: Brent
Severe weather presentation
GRRR trip next semester
Secretary – Kylee
Sign the attendance sheet
New meeting minutes for AMS. Here is the link to see what we can do for chapter news! Send in pictures and a brief summary.
http://www.ametsoc.org/amschaps/chaptercommunications.html​

Treasurer – Blake
Balance

SGA – Colton
Tigers game?
Voting for sga is today!
Go to vote.cmich.edu

Webmaster – Patrick
Our resume workshop will be at 5pm next week Wednesday April 8th in the meteorology lab Brooks 307. Make sure to fill out the resume prep worksheet (I’ll email that out to everybody beforehand) and bring your resume if you have one.
DTX tour on Friday at 6pm.
Officer bios page has been completely filled out for each e-board member. Check it out!

Open Floor:
Bowling fundraiser April 23rd at 9:00 to 11:00pm.
Senior banquet- picnic???
Gene and Dr. Mower did great at Kaya! Great job!
Meeting Ends: 9:40pm