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   Meeting Minutes for 09-02-01




Meeting Minutes for 09-02-01 (Meeting #3)

Meeting Start 6:30pm

Roll Call (those present, unless otherwise denoted)

Br. Powell
Br. Garner
Br. Aldridge
Br. Rogers
Br. Branson
Br. Lewis
Br. Siard
Br. Williams -- ABSENT
Br. Meizlish
Br. Scott
Br. McCann -- LATE
Br. Kirkpatrick
Br. Gilland -- LATE
Br. Thomas
Br. Martin -- ABSENT
Br. Abernethy
Br. Cantu
Br. Murphy
Br. Brumbaugh

* Minutes from the August 26, 2001, meeting were passed.

President's Report
- Somebody broke into the Lambda Chi house and dumped paint on their furniture. If you hear anybody talking or joking about this, let me know.
- IFC meetings start on September 4th (this Tuesday) at 4:30 pm. The first one this Tuesday is at Sigma Chi. Br. Siard can't stay past 4:50 pm on the first Tuesday. Br. Aldridge also volunteered to attend these meetings.
- IFC Convocation is on Tuesday at 8pm. We're supposed to have 90% of our fall pledge class there. I'll call and tell them we don't have a pledge class yet. Br. Brumbaugh and Gilland offered to take Andy.
- Junior IFC starts on Tuesday, September 11. I'll talk to the guys in the new pledge class and see if we can get them to this event.
- If I gave you a form for Triangle Nationals, I need these back by this evening. You know who you are.

Vice-President's Report (Br. Branson reporting)
- Cooking on Tuesday: MPA, JDP, RZC. Cleanup: JAT, JAM, MAB
- Aftermeeting will be immediately after this meeting.
- Keep sending ideas for retreat.

Secretary's Report
- As always, the minutes were posted.
- I updated the member tree. Check it out, and send me any corrections you might have.

Treasurer's Report
- Bills are out. Pay up. We have insurance due at the middle of this month, and we don't have enough to cover it.
- For all of you who pay by semester, it'll be $370 for out-of-house, or $430 for in-house people.
- The first bill is larger than normal, since it includes the national active fee dues.
- Right now, we have $95 in the account, and lots of bills coming due.
- If you owe big, pay big.
- Sorry for the format the bills are in. I will get my big printer soon.

Rush Chairman's Report
- We have a Labor Day picnic tomorrow. Food is MAB and MDM. Escorting is KLR and BMG.
- Dinner on Tuesday: JMG and TDM. Escorting: KLR and JAT.
- Ghetto golf on Friday: JDP and TRA. Escorting: AGM and MPA.
- Fliers are going up on the 9th by MAB, JCK, and TDM. JCK will take Sarkeys, Carson and Felger. MAB will do PhySci, and the others will take the dorms.
- I expect people to be at the rush events this week.

Chapter Editor's Report
- The Event Horizon is at the printer. However, they had to order paper.
- It should be done by Tuesday evening or Wednesday afternoon.
- We'll then have a big sticker/sort fest.

House Manager's Report
- Work day this Friday at 3:30pm.

Social Chairman's Report
- I need a copy of the social calendar from MAB by email.
- We're still on our rush schedule.
- On the composite: we sent the proof copy in August 11, and we should get the composite some time in November. We won't use this corporation again.

Scholarship Chairman's Report
- I'll reserve the room in honors for the chem review session.

Athletics Chairman's Report
- I don't have a calendar yet, but I don't see anything pressing coming up.
- TRA: nothing intramural wise. I tried calling the indoor soccer place, but they didn't get back with me.
- BMG: who's interested in a bowling league? TDM, JDP

Alumni Relations Chairman's Report
- I sent out an email to the announce list, inviting people to come to our Labor Day picnic.

IFC Representative's Report
- No meeting last week.
- No report.
- MAB: I have a schedule of when the meetings are.

Philanthropy Chairman's Report
- MAB: Br. Siard mentioned the possibility of working with the OU opera in set construction. It seems to be something we're interested in. I'm going to recommend Thursday night. I think our insurance would cover participation in this. It'll probably be a one time event, after rush.
- MAB: Adopt-an-area starts next week. They also took our sign down.

Alpha Sigma Kappa Liaison's Report
- MAB: I was asked about doing a science experiment at McKinley. They're going to bring that to me sometime this week. It'll be sometime in the afternoon.

Historian's Report
- Nothing new to report.
- I was semi-busy, and couldn't come over to update the photo album.
- JAT: "What day is Labor Day? Are we out of school that day?" MAB: I'll help you with it! Get here at 5:30am and I'll help.
- "I'll give you a ringsor."

Public Relations Chairman
- All quiet on the western front.
- Haven't heard anything back from the Daily.
- The city asked us to take down the sign.
- Br. Lewis and Branson filed a permit for the temporary sign.
- MAB: I'm going to work on putting together a flag.
- JAT: The bulletin board in Carson is 100% a-okay.

Reaper Report
- TNL cancelled his jury duty in Guymon.
- I'll give JAT a reminder to get up early tomorrow.

Executive Committee Report
- We met Wednesday at 10:30pm.
- Talked about the financial situation, and the paperwork from IFC.
- We'll meet at Tuesday at 6:00pm.

Rush Committee Report
- We decided to bid Corey, and hold off on everyone else.
- We talked about how things were going.
- We'll meet again before Ghetto Golf on Friday.
- We can also have one sooner. Let's have one Monday at noon.
- If you're on rush committee, come to our meetings.

Old Business
- No old business.

New Business
- No new business.

Action Item List
BMG: Make chem review fliers.
(All): Everyone needs to show up for the work day.
JCK: Start working on pledge ed material.
MDS: Turn over pledge ed material to JCK.
MAB: Call about Cake.
MAB: I need to make plane reservations.
TDM: Plane reservations.
RZC: Plane reservations.
SCS: Plane reservations.

Announcements

Br. Powell
- If you haven't noticed, the front lawn was partially trenched over the weekend. We have the cable half buried out front. I officially hate bermuda grass.
- I think I've memorized the endings for the first declension of nouns in Latin.
- Shakespeare in the park was extremely interesting. The best part was hanging out with some of the guys and girls. "Much ado about nothing" was so-so. I think this play most symbolizes Triangle, though.

Br. Garner
- I heard Tool is going to be coming to OKC. If anyone's interested, I plan on going.
- It's been two weeks and I haven't missed a class yet.
- I think resume drops starts this Tuesday. If you're looking for an internship, this is a good place to start.

Br. Aldridge
- Capstone continues to be fun. The next thing my on agenda is the scientific method.
- Thanks to MAB for jell-o on Friday.
- My catch phrase for the week was "Don't count your chickens before you sign your Form A's."

Br. Rogers
- I have cookies over there. I finally decided to test my baking skills. If you've eaten one, and it's alright, be glad.
- I had a gig in Tulsa yesterday. We got back around 2:00 this morning. I have another one coming up this week. I got paid in cash (all in $1s, though). I got a fat wad of $1s.

Br. Branson
- Jell-o fest II was a big success on Friday. Thanks to Pyrex for getting movies.
- I did my first software engineering project. My time estimate was accurate to one minute.
- My motto is: "will cook for food." So, if anyone is interested in giving me food, I'll cook it.

Br. Lewis
- TNL extends a gesture of friendship.

Br. Siard
- "Much ado about nothing" wasn't great. But for $5, it wasn't bad. And it was an entertaining evening.
- I'm going to enjoy Opera Chorus.
- I'm glad I'm out of the hideous section of Tech Writing. Now, I only stare at the screen.

Br. Meizlish
- This week has been hellish.
- On Thursday, my parents screwed me out of $600. I had to scramble to find rent, and might not have enough.
- Not doing too badly. I've kept up in all my classes. I understand physics. I took off work to get help, and got it.

Br. Scott
- I will be in San Jose in two weeks.

Br. McCann
- Wheeee.

Br. Kirkpatrick
- Last week was a drunken mess. It was good, though.
- It's been two weeks. I have 13 hours, and 7 of those are the best two courses I'll get to take. Those are dynamics II and synoptic meteorology lab.

Br. Gilland
- My planner workshop on Wednesday was absolutely wonderful. I've been converted. Franklin did an impressive program.
- Bowling on Thursday was wonderful. I hope you enjoyed it as much as I did.
- I went to a football game on Friday night, and watched Yukon break a 13 game losing streak.
- The rush event on Saturday was interesting, since Darryn was the only one here.
- I then went to family camp, which was hokey.
- When I got back, I found 250 emails on my hotmail account. About a 1/3 that counted were national list argument about spam.
- The football game on Saturday looked nice. Hybl looks like he's starting to trust his offensive line, and throwing downfield.
- From last week: A quote from the Friday night movies. "That's the light beer room. There's lots of sex in the light beer room." We're also planning a movie night with Kiki. This may have to wait until after rush. MAB: (She may have given him a fake number)

Br. Thomas
- The most notable thing this week was that my father's border collie had 7 puppies. TNL: "And they all look like you?"

Br. Abernethy
- Tetris is an amazing waste of time.

Br. Cantu
- I'm out of tech writing. I moved over to the decent section. Remind me to insert my tech writing book in a ... certain location.
- I got financially raped by mail this week. I think I owe about $6000, and my income is variable.
- I enjoyed myself the last two nights. Lets see if I can make another one.
- And today is my 22nd birthday. I'm making up for my flawed 21st, when my parents paid me a surprise visit.

Br. Murphy
- I dropped by 1000 level history class, because it was too much about note cards, and not enough about information. I'm taking a spot in the Opera to replace it.

Br. Brumbaugh
- Mmmmmppppbbbb. (and a non-committal shrug)

Final Announcement
- Goes to Andy for becoming the first member of our pledge class.

Meeting End 7:23pm