We have almost $2,000 from the SPJ ’18 merchandise! (But we do need more) — tell your friends to buy!
Have to wait for spring class schedules to come out to announce spring events
Lucille’s Ball contract is almost done! We have a photo booth, DJ and it will take place on the rooftop of Hudson Terrace Dec. 2, 8 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Roast and Toast will PROBABLY be a separate (Dec. 12, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.) event in the Lecture Hall
Film screening will MAYBE be Nov. 20 at Staible
Next speaker event Nov. 20, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m., will be a workshop
Nov. 16 Hall of Fame event at Sardi’s on W 44th St, free for volunteers
Possible professor roundtables in December
Nicole will share the agenda so everyone can have it
Email Davi if interested in tabling for sweatshirts on 11/15 (Wed.) or the morning of 11/16 (Thurs.)
ALWAYS communicate your events with Michael for the calendar
Davi will create a Google calendar for all SPJ events
Positions and Committees
Inter-school governing board rep (Angelica) will send out a Google form to get feedback on what the J school needs from other schools — so fill it out!
Community service chair (Steph) is organizing at Nov. 18 event at Dream Center NYC, 22 spots for four-hour shift
Also, community service, Food Bank of NYC needs boxes unloaded Dec. 11
Steph should email Tulika about #lunchbag
Sarah has only four responses from her survey, so KEEP THEM COMING
Tulika is in touch with Bruce Shapiro about conflict training
Nothing for this week! See you next week 🙂
Do we want to do an MS/MA buddy system to workshop CVs, pitches?
CJS does a pitching workshop in the spring
Deans are moving up spring safety conversation to now
Sweatshirts will be crewneck with plain design, to sell for $40 at $15 profit
Possible off-campus puppy event? Details to come
Future open lecture with Prof. Cobb, more details to come from Davi
Possible MS/MA gathering?
Collab with Women In Media group to do a self defense class, possibly work with Bruce Shapiro
Lucille’s Ball will be $15,000-$25,000, so we have to get on that sweatshirt thing!
Davi will contact her church about apple picking details, $10 per person (including busses)
Halloween (gets its own tab this week because it’s so close!)
Venue approved for Halloween! Lounge, bar @ 8 p.m. on 10/28 at Madame X in Greenwich
Tickets $5, $10 at the door
Rotation system for taking tickets at the door, everyone has a 15-ish minute shift
FB event and posters to go out REALLY soon
Amanda will make a Google doc to sell the tickets, so please sign up when you can!
EVERYONE SHOULD DRESS UP! (Are we still doing a costume contest?)
Possibly selling LED lights and other things with the tickets
Will be posting survey to Slack to get more hits
Email Nicole (email@example.com) with any agenda items by 5 p.m. on Monday
Positions and Committees
Speaker series first event was a success!
Community service is talking to a former rep about going into a high school, teaching journalism
Tulika has a connection at #lunchbag, will give to Steph
Candy Grams may be too much — might plan to do around Christmas (will need volunteers then)
Academics is waiting for the final survey (November, when students are less stressed)
Speakers, academics to do brown bags monthly
Andrew will send Rebecca the speaker dates so she can book rooms
People are welcome to join committees at any time
Student life and speaker committees need more members
Sarah will share her committee’s updates next week
Will from now on be adding agenda items to emails
Next week we will NOT have a meeting since we have a long weekend
HALLOWEEN IS COMING, Y’ALL!