Monday, September 22, 2008

BG Minutes 21 Sept 2008

Webb Tower Building Government
21 Sept. 2008
Agenda
• Call to Order- 7:18pm

• Roll Call- Jamie
• Missing: Christara, Meredith, David

• URSC Reports

• Chair- Mike
• USG Voter Registration
• Set up RA booth in web or studentvote.org (electronic version of form) or do both
• Advocacy-Meredith
• absent
• Funding- Eric
• No report
• Programming- Sean
• No report
• Old Business
• Constitution Discussion- Mike
• Add health and wellness coordinator and webmaster position
• BG Devo- Joel
• C&O at 6 pm
• Courtney, Joel, Jamie
• New Business
• Spirits at Troy- Mike, Lucy
• Ideas of booth
• Submit ideas for URSC ideas is Oct 6
• Children from local neighborhoods come trick or treat and spend Halloween at USC
• Other Business
• Progressive dinners
• Sundaes on Sundays
• R.A. Reports- Elina
• None

• R.A. Funding Requests
• Funding for $40 for food Oregon game
• approved


• Announcements

• Adjournment
• 8:12

Monday, September 15, 2008

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BG Meeting Minutes 9/14/08

September 14, 2008
BG Meeting #2
Call to Order 7:19
-Roll Call
-sign in please :)
-URSC reports
-Chair
-info session for webb bg recognition; need representative for tomorrow night at 4 pm--> Greg!!
-URSC and USG help students register to vote
-will be guest speaker from Obama campaign
-last week, was speaker from McCain campaign
-Tuesday 6pm in Doheny room 240
-Advocacy
-skateboards and scooters--> recommended not to use cell phone
-recommendations for our buildings?
-vending machines take discretionary
-what would we like to see on south side
-any ideas?
-Funding
-Floor RA talk to funding rep for funding requests
-how should RA request time during BG meeting (i.e. funding request)?
-email chair in advance!
-Programming
-two big events
-Battle of the Cans (canned food drives) Friday Nov. 14
-fundraising event to raise money for the poor
-donate cans
-BGs have a competition--> winner gets personal dance party
-battle of the bands--> winner gets to play at save Tommy night
-only for USC bands
-each can = one vote for band
-Save Tommy Night
-day before UCLA game (Friday December 5), lots of booth with food, bounce toys
-BGs have a booth--> do whatever we want
-any ideas for booth? Tell Sean.
-CHURROS!!!
-Constitution
-update to include new positions or update existing positions
-HICCUP
-pay for sports individually
-sign ups on Tuesday; so will figure out how many teams we have
-beachfest
-2 x2 volleyball
-over the line softball
-golf= $60/person
-subsidize?
-too much per person….
-Conclusion: we will not fund golf
-Treasurer
-Devo ideas (we receive funds from URSC)
-ice skating, beach, lunch, bonfire (free wood from Home Depot)
-email treasurer
-dinner at Buca di Beppo or C&O
-Webmaster
-email GREG your information for the website
-let other residents know a bout our website
-SETH
-can only post on elevator doors
-NEED to be posted on walls with blue tape
-trying to post looking outside on lounge doors
-trying to get a bulletin board
-can put things on the elevator shaft

-Connect Facebook group to blog of website

-Funding request
-2 programs from Elina (for all Webb residents)
-resume workshop
-faculty staff mentor will help us prepare for career fair
-8 pm next week on 22nd
-wants $50 for snacks
-webb meet and greet
-pizza and snacks
-requested $67 from URSC
-request $60 for pizza, drinks, cookies, cups
-APPROVED FULLY FOR BOTH
-Meeting adjourned at 7:55

BG Meeting Minutes 9/7/08

BG Meeting #1

September 7, 2008

Call to Meeting at 7:15

-Roll Call

    -introductions

    -Courtney, Seth, Anna, David, Christara, Eric, Meredith, Elina, Jamie, Lucy, Greg

-Ice Breaker M&M

    -get to know your BG member :)

-URSC reports

    -Eric

    -Meredith

      -Need more bike racks

      -DPS will give tickets if you are talking on the phone while on your bike

      -improving aesthetics of campus

      -want list of resident email

-New Business

    -Constitution

      -pushed to next meeting

    -Devo Ideas (leadership development)

      -$350/semester

      -dinner, movies, laser tag, bowling, mini golfing, movie nights, game nights

      -at same time as Sunday meetings

      -think of ideas for next week

-Elina

    -residents should be able to reserve lounge

    -laundry room etiquette sign: don't remove other people's clothes

-RA reports

    -n/a

-RA funding request

    -n/a

-Seth

    -bulletin board on first floor

-Meredith

    -PR can make poster for laundry room

-Lucy

    -access to Fluor?

***next week come with programming ideas

-webb.tower@gmail.com calendar

-keep same logo as last year

-facebook group for BG

Meeting Adjourned 7:49

Saturday, September 6, 2008

Building Government 2008 Staff

We have 12 staff this year (and a couple supervisors).

Michael Coverly

BG Chair
coverley@usc.edu

Courtney Wright
Vice Chair
cewright@usc.edu

Joel Russak
Treasurer
russak@usc.edu
USC '09
M.S. Mathematical Finance
B.S. Economics/Mathematics
Business Law Minor

Sean Roberts
URSC Programming Rep.
SMRobert@usc.edu

Meredith Gieszelmann
URSC Rep. for Advocacy
mgieszel@gmail.com
Hey, everyone! If you have any ideas to improve Webb or campus in general, send me an e-mail. My job is to make a better campus for all of you and I know this year is going to be great.

Eric Huang
URSC Rep of Funding.
erich@usc.edu
Hello! My job is to approve the funding requests for all the great programs everyone in Webb come up with! I am really excited to have a blast this year! Go Webb Tower!

Jamie KwakHi Everyone! I am so excited to be part of Webb Tower's BG and I look forward to an amazing year together :]

David McFarland
Housing Intramural Cup representative
dmcfarla@usc.edu, webbIMsports@gmail.com

Lucy Bian
Community Service Coordinator
LBian@usc.edu
If anybody has any ideas for outreach programs, let me know or just stop by 1206 to just say hi!

Greg Lieberman
Webb Tower Webmaster
greglieb@usc.edu
If you want any content or events added to the site, send me an email. I'm also good for Flash programming and Mac help.

Christara Avaness
Health and Wellness Coordinator
cavaness@usc.edu

Anna Chow
Public Relations
Sophomore; Psychology and Pre-OT


Awesome, and now a word from our sponsor:

Elina Khodorkovsky
RA Advisor to the Building Government
Ekhodorkovsky@gmail.com

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Fall 2008!

My name is Greg Lieberman, and I'm the official Webb Tower Webmaster for the 2008-2009 academic school year. This website will announce upcoming Building Governement events (and sometimes report on them). If you want content added to the blog, please contact me at greglieb@usc.edu