Student Activities Committee Minutes

February 15, 2012

 

Members Present: Bruce Henson (Faculty member, Chair), Stephanie Knight (Student Affairs representative, Secretary), Bette Finn (Faculty member), Jordan Avery (UHR Representative), Christophe Ippolito (Faculty Member), Sheereen Brown (UHR Rep), Aaron Greenwood (GSS Representative), Michael Best (Faculty Member)

 

Members Absent: David Scott (Faculty member), Jud Ready (Executive Committee Liaison)

 

I.                   New Business

 

Institute of Transportation Engineers Donald Katz

-Discussion: Clarification of how positions are appointed and clarification of officer descriptions

-Michael moved and Sheereen seconded the motion to approve the charter with stipulated changes

Unanimously approved

 

Believers in Business- Nathan Settembrini

-Discussion: Clarification that all graduate students, not just Masters students are eligible for membership

-Jordan moved and Sheereen seconded the motion to approve the charter with stipulated changes

Unanimously approved

 

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School of Health Professions Tiffany Formby

-Discussion: Clarification of election timeline due to nature of the graduate program

-Jordan moved and Chris seconded the motion to approve the charter with stipulated changes

Unanimously approved

 

ALPFA Said Kadadu

-Discussion: Extensive discussion of the purpose of the group, membership requirements, and elections process

-Jordan moved to table the organization so that they could meet again with the Student Involvement staff for further revision and Sheereen seconded the motion.

Unanimously approved

 

UNICEF at Georgia Tech Nikhil Urval

-Discussion: Membership requirements due to attending a minimum number of meetings. Discussion was cut short due to student representative having to report to a class

-Stephanie moved to table the discussion for the next meeting and Jordan seconded the motion.

Unanimously approved