10/10/13 Meeting Minutes

THERE WILL BE NO WOMEN'S CENTER MEETING NEXT WEEK BECAUSE OF FALL BREAK! ENJOY YOUR HOLIDAY! :)

ALSO, THE WOMEN'S CENTER WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL THE 21ST OF OCTOBER FOR NEW FURNITURE. YAY!

SNCC

The Vote Defenders Voter Rally will be held on Wednesday October 30th at 6:00pm. The Women's Center is attending as a Center! Wear your shirts if you have them. For more info, click here.

BAKE SALE FOR COLORADO FLOOD RELIEF

The bake sale will take place on Tuesday, October 22nd. Lindsey needs 2-3 people to sign up per hourly contact table shift. Shifts run each hour from 10am - 2pm. Lindsey also needs people to bake for the event!! Please bring all baked goods, INDIVIDUALLY PORTIONED, to the Women's Center (or the MSD kitchen if the Center isn't open) by Monday, October 21st at 5:00pm. She will be sending out an email to remind everyone to participate.

Invite your friends to the Facebook event here.

ABIGAIL ADAMS

Emails for chef forms have gone out - please check your email. Start sending out chef form requests to your professors, friends, and other staff members! If you did not receive the email, the form, as well as more information about the event, can be found here. CHEF FORMS ARE DUE ON HALLOWEEEN!

Invite your friends to the Facebook event here.

UNC-CHARLOTTE CONFERENCE

UNCC is putting on a Multicultural Leadership Conference Saturday, October 26th. It's $50 to attend and it looks great on a resume! Contact Melanie for more information.

HOMECOMING

The Women's Center won 1st Place for UFOs during the Homecoming Banner Contest! Way to go!! Check out the banner on our Facebook page.

FREE HIV TESTING

The LGBT Center is hosting Free HIV Testing Tuesday October 15th in the Linville Falls room of the student union. If you want to get tested, all you have to do is a finger prick. Participants will receive a free t-shirt, free safe sex kit, and free condoms! Emily Duberman, one of our Health and Wellness Chairs is going from the Center at 11:00am if anyone would like to join her.

You can find the Facebook event here.

FIND YOSEF A HOLIDAY

Sam from the Multicultural Office is in charge of this year's Find Yosef a Holiday. Be brainstorming holidays that you would like to celebrate/host as the Women's Center this year. Registration for the event is due October 25th.

SELF-CARE/MEDITATION 101

Emily gave everyone a to-do list of self care items and meditation tips this week. See how many you can check off! If you didn't receive one, ask Emily or Melanie - there are extras!

WOMEN'S CENTER HIKE

The hike this past weekend was a sucess! Kudos to Natalie and Ryan, our social chairs, for orchestrating the event. Future excursions include possible hiking or rock-wall climbing.

WIC/GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Benefits for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) are being defunded because of the recent government shutdown. If you have the time, write a letter to your county comissioner explaining why WIC is important to you and the rest of the county. If you have less time, try donating some food or volunteer hours to a local food bank.

ZUMBATHON

Kelsi and Lindsey are coordinating a Zumbathon to collect canned goods for local food banks. A Facebook event will be created soon.

PRESIDENT'S CLUB

The Women's Center will be meeting a group to take a group photo to display in the MSD calendar. Keep your eye out for a day that's free. Also, MSD is putting out a new publication/newsletter covering multicultural news. If you are interested in submitting, contact Erin Martin.

Contact Us

 

Location:
International Hallway,
Plemmons Student Union
263 Locust Street

Mailing Address:
The ASU Women's Center
Office of Multicultural Student Development
C/O CSIL
221 College Street
Boone, NC 28608

Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 10am – 6pm
Friday: 10am – 3pm

Phone: (828) 262-6744

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