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Title: Meeting Minutes for 01-16-05 (Meeting #1
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Meeting Minutes for 01-16-05 (Meeting #1)
Meeting Start 6:30pm (ish, did not check right at meeting start)

Roll Call (those present, unless otherwise denoted)

Br. Meizlish - Absent
Br. Murphy - Absent
Br. Brumbaugh - Absent
Br. Hafner
Br. Collie
Br. Ulmer
Br. Pounder
Br. Knous
Br. Prosser
Br. Ferguson
Br. Powers
Br. Faulkner
Br. Kincheloe
Br. Hinrichs
Br. Bagwell
Br. Williams
Br. Bolton
Br. McCarroll
Br. Jones - Absent
Br. Tuttle - Excused Absence
Br. Lamoureux
Br. Hofrichter
Br. Eyster
Br. Akers
Br. Cole
Br. Jacome - Absent

Minutes

Officer Reports
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President's Report
-BOD meeting earlier
-Alcohol policy discussed later
-Meetings Streamlined
-Appointed Officers
--IFC/Formal Rush - JHT
--Webmaster/Athletics - SAW
--Alum Relation - LRK
--Social - EJH
--ASK - SMM
--Librarian - KAF
--Song Leader - JLK

Vice-President's Report
-Celebrating not being sec by zoning out.
--Sec will stab him later
-Have pledgicator assigned.
--Knows who he is. (JLK)
-First Aftermeeting next week.
-May want to discuss people who were not able to pledge last semester.
-Would like help cleaning up from Saturday.

Treasurer's Report
-Bills are out.
-$147 is national and local bills
-Future bills will be more specific
-Pay your bills

Secretary's Report
-Will be updating mailing lists ASAP.
-Will be looking into fines for meeting absences
-Who will be active? No one knows!
-MCU: Last 4 meeting minutes uncorrected.

Rush Chairman's Report
-Uhm...
-Tentative rush schedule out.
-Want to appoint rush committee
-See him if you want to be on it.
-Welcome is on Thursday. Things are taken care of. Coca-Cola providing refreshment.
--Need one volunteer Monday to help with propaganda.
--Need someone to DJ: EJH
--Door prize theme: Ninjas!

Chapter Editor's Report
-Trying to get MS Publisher software to work on new edition

House Manager's Report
-Will be posting chores list tonight or tomorrow
-Get chores done by aftermeeting/10pm on Sunday.
-Will work out possible gaps in cleaning.
-Please do chores ASAP, everything is quite dirty.
-Try to get them done by Wednesday
-Need 2 or 3 volunteers to clean up first floor tonight. Will count as this week's chore.
-Talk to me about getting Logan Lot permits

Resident Manager's Report
-Will be emailing new rules out.
-Now accepting rent checks. Need them by Friday for January. $475
-Will be billed for a total of 16 weeks of meal plan.
-First floor to be clean by tomorrow.

Steward's Report
-Getting abilities transferred.
-Have food, but no one to cook it.
-Any concerns?
--BWB: Recommend menu and list of who is cooking and cleaning.
--LRK: Tell people what is being planned.
---EJH: You will be fed tomorrow.
----LRK: Yay.
-Will be sending out email asking basic questions.
--SMM: When will chapter dinner be?
---whispers: Tuesday
---EJH: Tuesday?

Scholarship Chairman's Report
-Study nights sometime soon. (Not tomorrow)
-Will be looking into Triangle scholarships.
-Studynightish for filling those out.
-Study nights maybe Tuesdays

Old Business
-None.

New Business
Alcohol
--BOD decided that we must oppose this policy.
--Goal to not withdraw from anything.
--Will not be sending anything to paper.
--Will try to work things out with University first.
Link to letter drafted by Br. Mercer.
-We may all get strikes for it
-MCU: Batch striking us is the worst thing they could do.
-KAF: First strike is a call to the parents. Not a real threat.
-SMP2: No serious consequences possible until we meet again.
-KAF: Very unwise of them to try to expel us all. Bad for them and us. Very skeptical.
-SMP2: Will be very strictly sticking to no underaged drinking.
-Do not talk to media. Send it to Pres, Mercer, or PR chair once we get one.
-Need help with people to go around with SMP2 to talk with honchos about policy.

Announcements

Br. Hafner
-Nothing.

Br. Collie
-Secondary HD broke at beginning of I-Week. Trying to salvage data. Want to borrow external CD burner.

Br. Ulmer
-Was able to spend the meeting thinking about announcement rather than pretyping them.
-SEF: 

Br. Pounder
-Yay for cool new brothers.
-Yay for IBC soda products,

Br. Knous
-Congrats to FNGs.
-Andy is old.
-Sitting on back row.

Br. Prosser
-Released v0.6 of Ogrian Carpet.
-Thanks to who: SMP2, LRK, JAM

Br. Ferguson
-Lightsabers are awesome.
-KOTOR is addictive. Beat Dark Side campaign.
-I'm a loser. Played a lot of COH.

Br. Powers
-Dr. Stalford is a bastard. Gave me a D.
-Will not hold me back from graduating.
-Got a new compy. Makes me happy.

Br. Faulkner
-Disturbing being this early in the meeting.
-Lost my KOTOR discs.
-Not cutting hair in year and a half.
-Nice being in house.

Br. Kincheloe
-Need to clean room and do laundry.
-Need to move computer.

Br. Hinrichs
-Nothing to report.

Br. Bagwell
-Good I-Week.
-Being rush chair is going to be not so bad.
-I promise I won't be a dick.
-Giggle giggle giggle.
-Company I'm looking at getting an internship with just fired 600 people
--hopefully they will be hiring when I graduate
-Need to clean my room

Br. Williams
-Think this laptop is sterilizing me.
-Might be getting a new job.
--Find out on Tuesday.
--Found a bug with VB and MacAfee.
--Yay for micro$oft.

Br. Bolton
-Great I-Week.
-LRK can do my laundry.

Br. McCarroll
-No comment.

Br. Lamoureux
-Found out my truck dislikes the cold.
-Looking forward to next I-Week already.
--I enjoyed this one that much.
-Taking Sridhar’s class again.
--SAW: Second time is a charm.

Br. Hofrichter
-Too much of a good thing can be a bad thing.
-Courting a number of girls, both for self and others.
--These girls are perfect matches for just about everyone here.
-Need to get gluey stuff on the back of my laptop.
--Had stickers on the back of it, but planning to start door to door wireless security business.

Br. Eyster
-Great being a member and living in the house.

Br. Akers
-Get to start taking classes more related to major, that’s a good thing.

Br. Cole
-Nice to be a brother.
-Kids still can't follow directions.
-Finally built new gaming computer that I was hoping to build.

Br. Frank Hopper (UMBC)
-Good week.
-Glad I came out.
-Knew a couple of you before. Now I know more.
-I still like you guys.
-Hopefully will be back.

Br. Brian Pass (UMBC)
-Was good to come out and see the house.

Member of the Week
-FNGs + UMBC = Fun

Quote of the Week
-BWB: SAW: Maybe Pyrex will sign my membership card.
-DJP: KAF: The point is that Pyrex isn't a valley girl.

BRING BACK THE GAVEL BASE.

Meeting End 7:44 PM