EWB-KU Engineers without Borders University of Kansas March 6th, 2014 General Meeting
Ice Breaker • Engineering Design: • Focus on Environmentalism • Plant 10 trees for every pair • Display cases made with reclaimed wood • Print materials have 5 different eco-certifications • Pouches made via micro financing • Donate 1% of profits to sustainability initiatives • What do you guys think? • How would you design a product and company?
Officer Applications • Positions: • President • International Program Coordinator • Vice President • Treasurer • Secretary • ESC Representative • Fundraising Chair (2x) • Community Service Chair • Social Chair • Expo Chair (2x) • Publicity Chair • K-12 Chair • Historian • Web Chair
Monday March 24, 2014, 7:00 pm • EWB Office • Bring your laptops! • We have work for anyone who wants to help from any background! • What do you want to see or do at these meetings? • email@example.com Bolivia Meeting
Hunger banquet update (May 2nd at 6 pm: mark yo’ calendas) • My peeps are getting speakers • My peeps are getting food donated • We’re teaming up with EWB Kansas City professional chapter (hopefully!) • Social Event aww yeeeeahhh • THIS SATURDAY at 6 pm at Templin • We’re watching Frozen! • If you want to pool money together for pizza, bring $5. No money, no pizza. Easy peasy. • BYOB: Bring your own blanket • BYOM: Bring your own mug (for tea idk) • BYO$: Bring your own money (for pizza!) • BYOF: Bring your own friends <3 FEWB: Freshmen Engineers with Brains
What: Fundraiser for American Cancer Society When: April 25th-26th 6 p.m.-2 a.m. Where: Memorial Stadium $10 registration fee *Contact Meg Huwe (913)952-8403 or firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in joining a team or starting your own Relay for Life
Saturday, April 12, 2014 • 10am-2pm • Common tasks: raking leaves, trimming trees, cleaning houses, and planting plants at Lawrence schools, community organizations, and public spaces. • Sign up at back or room and I’ll take care of registration! The Big Event
Replant Mount Oread • Each year campus loses trees due to removal, disease, and age at a faster rate than they are being replaced. • Stauffer-Flint lawn, April 11 • KU Rain Garden • Native Kansas plants filter the runoff from the Rec Center roof and sidewalks. • Spring maintenance project • Last weekend in March, Time TBA please sign up anyway! Save these Dates
Design finished and approved! Ready to be implemented in late March. Irrigation Design Project
Where will you be this summer? Feel comfortable presenting and gaining corporate contacts? • Indian Health Services • Upcoming FAC: Hope to be matched by AE, possibly ME, EECS Fundraising
Fundraising • Kansas Speedway (May 9 & 10) • 10 Volunteers Each Day • Work from 3:00pm-7:00pm (check in at 1:00pm) • If you want to volunteer, sign up!
Collecting Textbooks • Will be rented out later for free • More information to come! • Contact: • Brooke Reid • email@example.com The Textbook Program
March 15th-21st • ~$350, including hotel, transportation, and lunch Monday-Thursday • Applications available now, due by Friday, February 21st • For more information contact Joshua Persechini:firstname.lastname@example.org(913) 645-7559 Spring Break in New Orleans
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Office Hours • Office located in Learned 3160. Feel free to stop by, hang out, and study!
Extraordinary EWBers Professor Bob Lyon is a professional engineer with a lifetime of experience from living in Russia to being a Kansas State Senator. Hailing from Portland, Oregon, Bethany Foran has extensive EWB experience and is a civil engineer currently working at Black and Veatch. She is also knowledgeable of five different languages! David Hoffman has numerous experiences with EWB as he has worked extensively with Missouri S&T as well as Florida International University. He is also an award winning professional engineer with a lifetime of personal experiences.
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