Student Senate

Meeting #1

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | John E. Reeves Great Hall

AGENDA

  • Call to Order
  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #10)
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Board Introductions
  • Finance Report
  •             Student Activity Balance: $586,084.67
  • Old Business
  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business
  • New Business
  • Committees
  • FITSGA Internal Committees

 

FIT Faculty Senate Committee

      • FITSGA Position Vacancies
      • FIT Club and Organization Training
      • Marty & Marissa
  • President’s Corner
    • Update on Laugh FIT
    • Springfest Concert 2018 Budget Request
    • Presidents Council
  • Reminders and Important Dates
    • 08/29 – 09/16 | Weeks of Welcome
    • 09/06 | Breakfast for Dinner | Dining Hall
    • 09/09 | FIT Club and Organization Training | 9-5 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 09/12 | Student Senate| 1-2 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 09/14 | Club Fair | 12-2 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 10/16 | Laugh FIT
    • 10/17 | FIT’s Night Out
  • Announcements
  • Adjournment

 

 

Student Senate

Meeting #2

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | John E. Reeves Great Hall

AGENDA

  • Call to Order
  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #1)
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Juhi Bhatt
  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $265,539.58
  • Old Business
    • Club & Org Training
  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business
    • Committees
      • SGA
      • Faculty Senate
    • SGA Vacant Positions
  • New Business
  • President’s Corner
    • Revote on Laugh FIT & Concert budgets
    • Presidents Council
  • Reminders and Important Dates
    • 08/29 – 09/16 | Weeks of Welcome
    • 09/14 | Club Fair | 12-2 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 10/07 | Open House
    • 10/16 | Laugh FIT
    • 10/17 | FIT’s Night Out
    • 10/21 | Alumni and Family Weekend
    • 10/27-10/29 | Leadership Weekend
  • Announcements
    • UN Conference
    • FIT Competing in NatGeo Contest
  • Adjournment

Student Senate

Meeting #3

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

AGENDA

  • Call to Order (1:10)
  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #2)
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $209,993.08**
    • Finance Workshops
  • Old Business
    • Club Fair
  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business
  • New Business
    • Relief Efforts
      • Mexico City
      • Puerto Rico
      • Las Vegas
    • Hypnotist this Thursday, October 5th at 7:30pm at Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
    • Nightmare on 27th Street on Thursday, October 26th 8pm-10pm in the Great Hall
  • President’s Corner
    • FIT Night Live Update
    • Concert, moves being made, stay tuned
  • Reminders and Important Dates
    • 10/07 | Open House
    • 10/16 | Laugh FIT
    • 10/17 | FIT Night Live
    • 10/21 | Alumni and Family Weekend
    • 10/27-10/29 | Leadership Weekend
    • 12/6 | Breakfast for Dinner
    • 12/14 | Appreciation Lunch
  • Announcements
  • Adjournment

 

 

Student Senate

Meeting #4

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

AGENDA

  • Call to Order
  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #3)
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $184,211.58
    • Defunct Clubs
    • Finance Workshops
  • Old Business
    • Commuter Week
    • NACA
      • What we learned from the conference
    • SUNY SA
      • What we learned from the business meeting and workshops
  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business
  • New Business
    • Voting on New Clubs!
  • President’s Corner
    • Presidential Summit for Fall 2017
    • Concert Genre Results and updates
    • Diversity training for professors
      • Google form
    • 7th Floor Cosmetic Upgrades in the midst
  • Reminders and Important Dates
    • 11/13-17 | Wellness Week
    • 12/4-8 | Stress Relief Week
    • 12/6 | Breakfast for Dinner
    • 12/8 | Last Date For Programs & Club Meetings
  • Announcements
  • Adjournment

 

 

 

Student Senate

Meeting #5

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

Agenda

  • Call to Order

  • Approval of Minutes

  • Approval of Agenda

  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $166,361.85

  • Old Business

    • 10 new clubs
    • Use Robert’s Rules

  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business

    • 7th Floor Upgrade timeline in progress
    • Concert Update
    • Faculty Behavior form in progress

  • President’s Corner

    • SGA Board of Directors Goals Presentation
    • Ryan Leslie
    • President’s Summit

  • New Business

    • Semi-Formal Proposal

  • Reminders and Important Dates

    • 12/4-8 | Stress Relief Week
    • 12/6 | Breakfast for Dinner
    • 12/7 | Winter Wonderland
    • 12/8 | Last Date For Programs & Club Meetings

  • Announcements
  • Erin Stief – Runway 27
  • Adjournment

 

Student Senate

Meeting #6

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

Agenda

  • Call to Order

  • Approval of Minutes

  • Approval of Agenda

  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $161,711.85

  • Old Business

  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business

  • President’s Corner

    • Ryan Leslie
    • 7th Floor Revamp

  • New Business

    • Catlin – Orientation Leaders
    • Civility Initiative

  • Reminders and Important Dates

  • Announcements

    • Club Fair
    • Drag Pageant
    • Elections Info Sessions

  • Adjournment

 

Student Senate

Meeting #6

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

Agenda

  • Call to Order

  • Approval of Minutes

  • Approval of Agenda

  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $241,142.27

  • Old Business

    • Club Fair

  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business

    • Civility Initiative
    • SGA Elections

  • New Business
  • Mark Conference
  • 27 on 27th

  1. President’s Corner
    • 7th Floor Revamp
    • President’s Summit
    • Ryan Leslie

  • Reminders and Important Dates

    • 6 weeks to get in requests
    • Let us know if you want us to promote your events!
    • Leadership Key Nominations 3/20
    • Drag Pageant
    • Inaugural
    • Concert
    • Formal

  • SGA Programs

  • Announcements
  • Adjournment

Student Senate

Meeting #1

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | John E. Reeves Great Hall

MINUTES

  • Call to Order (1:10pm)
    • Seconded:  SGA, Ryan
  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #10)
    • Approved: LGBTQ, Rihanna
    • Seconded:Menswear, Matthew
  • Approval of Agenda
    • Approved:Jewish Life, Ariella
    • Seconded:DECA, Taylor
  • Board Introductions
  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $586,084.67
  • Old Business
  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business
  • New Business
  • Committees
  • FITSGA Internal Committees
          1. LAUGH FIT
          2. FNO
          3. WELLNESS WEEK
          4. DRAG PAGEANT
          5. SEMI-FORMAL
          6. SPRING FEST CONCERT
          7. ELECTIONS
          8. INAUGURAL
        • FIT Faculty Senate Committee
          1. ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT
          2. ADMISSIONS & REGISTRATION
          3. COMMITTEE ON ACADEMIC STANDARDS
          4. SUSTAINABILITY
          5. CONTINUING & PROFESSIONAL STUDIES
          6. COLLEGE LIFE CURRICULUM
          7. INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY
          8. LIBRARY
          9. STUDENT AFFAIRS
      • FITSGA Position Vacancies
        • Coordinator of Alumni Engagement
        • Coordinator of Athletics & Wellness
      • FIT Club and Organization Training  
        • Marty & Marissa
        • FIT44: September 9th at the Great Hall @ 9am-5pm
        • Club Fair: September 14th at the Breezeway @12pm-2pm
  • President’s Corner
    • Update on Laugh FIT
      • 38 club votes
      • To pass 75k budget: 18 votes-not passed (without SGA votes)
    • Springfest Concert 2018 Budget Request
      • To pass additional 75k to make it 225k: 35 votes-passed
    • Presidents Council
      • Presidents Summit
  • Reminders and Important Dates
    • 08/29 – 09/16 | Weeks of Welcome
    • 09/06 | Breakfast for Dinner | Dining Hall
    • 09/09 | FIT Club and Organization Training | 9-5 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 09/12 | Student Senate| 1-2 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 09/14 | Club Fair | 12-2 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 10/16 | Laugh FIT
    • 10/17 | FIT’s Night Out
  • Announcements
  • LGBTQ Expo this Saturday (check facebook for more info)
  • Adjournment (1:56pm)

 

Student Senate

Meeting #2

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | John E. Reeves Great Hall

MINUTES

  • Call to Order (1:10)
    • Molly SGA
    • Jasmine from Anime & Sci fi club
  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #1)
    • Claire from SGA
    • Matthew from Menswear
  • Approval of Agenda
    • Crystal from SGA
  • Juhi Bhatt
    • Joint Info Session in September (paid positions around campus)
    • Take Back the Night, decorate a shirt! On Oct 10, 11th
    • New Workshop- Escalation Workshop, talks about domestic violence on Wed Oct 11th
    • Purple Talk- gender roles, domestic violence
    • Domestic Violence Community Fair on Thursday in the Breezeway where Pledge Purple will be held on Oct 12th
  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $265,539.58
  • Old Business
    • Club & Org Training
  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business
    • Committees
      • SGA
        1. Laugh FIT
        2. FNO
        3. Wellness Week
        4. Drag Pageant
        5. Semi Formal
        6. Concert
        7. Elections
        8. Inaugural
      • Faculty Senate
        1. College Wide Cirriculum
        2. Library
        3. Academic Assessment
        4. Instructional Technology
        5. Admissions & registration
        6. Continuing & professional studies
    • SGA Vacant Positions
      • Coordinator of Athletics & Wellness
      • Coordinator of Alumni Engagement
  • New Business
  • President’s Corner
    • Revote on Laugh FIT & Concert budgets
      • 50k extra for Laugh FIT- 17 votes- not passed
      • 50k extra for Spring Concert- 45 votes- passed
    • Presidents Council
      • Meetings of the club presidents, email Sonne by this Friday!
  • Reminders and Important Dates
    • 08/29 – 09/16 | Weeks of Welcome
    • 09/14 | Club Fair | 12-2 p.m. | Reeves Great Hall
    • 10/07 | Open House
    • 10/16 | Laugh FIT
    • 10/17 | FIT’s Night Out
    • 10/21 | Alumni and Family Weekend
    • 10/27-10/29 | Leadership Weekend
  • Announcements
    • UN Conference
    • FIT Competing in NatGeo Contest
    • Commuter Week
      • A week to show appreciation for commuter students but residents are welcome
      • Contact Robert Allen by email or phone to help out
  • International Day of Peace this friday talks about sustainability goals and international affairs- 15 seats available- free to participate in-contact Ishani Shah by email or phone if interested
  • Club Fair from 12pm-2pm in the Breezeway
  • Adjournment
    • Matthew from Menswear
    • Molly from SGA

Student Senate

Meeting #3

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

MINUTES

  • Call to Order (1:10)
    • Ryan from SGA
  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #2)
    • Emily from BRAG
    • Merchandising Society
  • Approval of Agenda
    • Daniella from Christian Fellowship
    • Sam from NRF
  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $205,828.08**
      • $59,711.50 spent since last Student Senate
    • Finance Workshops- How to Manage your Club Account
      • Tuesday Oct 17th, 1-2pm A721
    • Google Spreadsheet available to check club balances
  • Old Business
    • Club Fair
  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business
    • Vacant SGA Position- Coordinator of Athletics & Wellness
      • Forms due this Friday, Oct 6th
  • New Business
    • David Lawton-International Student Services: Festival of Diversity; If there are any students who play instruments, sing traditional cultural songs, there will be a catwalk event displaying the talent. Visit B103 (International Student Services) or email David at david_lawton@fitnyc.edu if interested.
    • Ishani Shah- Director of Sustainability: UN Trip was a conference featuring a range of speakers and a chance to learn about international affairs; Sustainability Awareness Week, events happening all week long found on flyers
    • Sarah Vizzini: New Coordinator of Alumni Engagement
    • Relief Efforts: taking donations 9am-8pm to Student Life and will be continued until the end of next week (Oct 13th). Candle Night Vigil on Oct 5th at 5:30pm in the Breezeway.
      • Mexico City
      • Puerto Rico
      • Las Vegas
    • Hypnotist this Thursday, October 5th at 7:30pm at Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
    • Nightmare on 27th Street on Thursday, October 26th 8pm-10pm in the Great Hall
  • President’s Corner
    • FIT Night Live Update
      • Oct 16th in the Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
      • Doors open around 7pm beginning with FREE FOOD
    • Concert, moves being made, stay tuned
      • Date Secured but announcement TBD, contracts in progress
  • Reminders and Important Dates
    • 10/07 | Open House
    • 10/16 | Laugh FIT
    • 10/17 | FIT Night Live
    • 10/21 | Alumni and Family Weekend
    • 10/27-10/29 | Leadership Weekend
    • 12/6 | Breakfast for Dinner
    • 12/14 | Appreciation Lunch
  • Announcements
    • Christian Fellowship: event tomorrow from 7pm-8pm
    • Merchandising Club: Bake Sale in Dubinsky Center lobby
    • Fashion Art and Design Club- Magazine Sale on Oct 12th and 26th
    • Cheerleading Club: Tryouts this thursday from 7-8pm in the main gym
    • Production Management: Fabric Sale oct 10th in Dubinsky Lobby
    • Gospel choir selling merch for breast cancer awareness at the farmers market this Thursday
    • Molly Salley (Coordinator of Day Events): Oct 24th Raise Mental Health Awareness Glitter event
    • ASN:Fundraising event selling bubble tea and face masks this thursday
    • Sonne Bajwa (President): “so-called” Hypnotist this Thursday, October 5th at 7:30pm at Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
    • LGBTQ: Annual Coming Out Day October 11th
    • FIT Night Out Oct 17th in the Breezeway
    • Nightmare on 27th on Oct 26th in the Great Hall
    • Alumni & Family Weekend Oct 21st
    • Commuter Week Oct 30th-Nov 3rd
  • Adjournment (1:37)
    • Candace from Gospel Choir

Student Senate

Meeting #4

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

Minutes

  • Call to Order (1:10)

  • Approval of Minutes (from Meeting #3)

    • Ishani from SGA

  • Approval of Agenda

    • Amed

  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $184,211.58

    • Defunct Clubs
      • ED 2010
      • African Student Association
      • Armenian Club
      • Children’s Wear
      • Comic Art’s Club
      • Creative Technology Club
      • Culinary Club
      • Textile & Surface Design
      • Urban Sketches

  • Sent out first newsletter sent out last night

Treasurers- answer the finance quiz to get prizes!

Announcement for winner will be thursday at 12pm

    • Finance Workshops

  • Old Business

    • Commuter Week
      • Robert Allen- Coordinator of Commuter Affairs had Commuter Week last week (the appreciation for our commuter students!!)
      • Commuter Brunch, Pool Tournament, Commuter vs Residents Basketball Game (commuters won)
    • NACA
      • What we learned from the conference
      • The National Association for Campus Activities-networking and making connections to bring back programs/speakers/services to our campus; meet other schools and learn what they do for inspiration for our own events
      • Attended many educational workshops
      • Potential programs that were met: Jordan Searcy, Sex Discussed Here!
      • Check out the NACA binder for programs!
    • SUNY SA
      • What we learned from the business meeting and workshops
      • SUNY Student Assembly
      • SUNY school’s governing bodies come together and create a forum for discussion between general assembly
      • Resolutions passed in business meeting: 1718-FC1 Maintenance of Effort, 1718-FC2 Shared Governance of Community College Auxiliary Services, 1718-FC3 Legislative Agenda, 1718-FC4 Required Water Testing
      • Excelsior Scholarship- Free Tuition
        1. Please tell your story to Joanna, our VP, and she will advocate for you to get the scholarship more available for all

  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business

  • New Business

    • Voting on New Clubs!
    • Review Committee: Program Coordinator,director of student org of FITSGA, president of FITSGA, director of finance of FITSGA, Executive board members of a club or organization
    • Voting members present: 65
    • Votes needed for corrum: 43
    • Vietnamese Student Association
      • In favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • Technical Design Club
      • In favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • Champion your Achievements
      • In Favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • College Democrats
      • In favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • International Trade Student Association
      • In favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • IN.dustry Club
      • In favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • Muslim Student Union
      • In Favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • Film Club
      • In favor:65
      • Corrum: yes
    • Draw New York
      • In favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes
    • Ceramics
      • In favor: 65
      • Corrum: yes

  • President’s Corner

    • Presidential Summit for Fall 2017
      • Gathering of club presidents
      • 1st meeting: Next Wednesday, 11/15, 1-2pm in A724
    • Concert Genre Results and updates
      • Hip Hop Won- 41.45% votes
    • Diversity training for professors
      • Has been inappropriate/uncomfortable behavior in classrooms
      • Google form (will be found on the SGA website, sga.fitnyc.edu) – collect/report stories in an anonymous way to ensure FIT can remain a safe and inclusive environment. Will be confidential.
    • 7th Floor Cosmetic Upgrades in the midst
      • Dubinsky Building 7th floor: home to Student Life, SGA, Meditation Room, Game room, etc.
      • Thank you to the Interior Design Club for rendering our designs!
      • By this winter, hopefully some changes will be implemented; bigger changes will occur most likely during the summertime

  • Reminders and Important Dates

    • 11/13-17 | Wellness Week
    • 12/4-8 | Stress Relief Week
    • 12/6 | Breakfast for Dinner
    • 12/8 | Last Date For Programs & Club Meetings

  • Announcements

    • Family and Tradition Art Contest – submissions Nov 6-20th
    • Colorful Conversation-Nov 27th 6-8pm
    • Collegiate DECA-Iron On Patch Event happening NOW until 5pm ($2-5)
    • Christian fellowship-Worship night collab with gospel choir nov 30th
    • Renegade PR Nov 14 show in the Breezeway from 1-2pm
    • Newspaper Launch party the 28th from 1-2
    • SGA- Drag auditions committee meeting at 4pm this thursday
    • RHA- any design majors being in the sustainable fashion show, contact John

  • Adjournment (1:49pm)

    • Renegade Club

 

Student Senate

Meeting #5

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

Agenda

  • Call to Order  (1:07)

  • Approval of Minutes

    • RHA, John seconds

  • Approval of Agenda

    • Menswear, Matthew

  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $166,361.85

      • Check mailboxes on Friday for initial budget memo
      • Recruiting people for Budget Allocation Committee

  • Old Business

    • 10 new clubs
    • Use Robert’s Rules

  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business

    • 7th Floor Upgrade timeline in progress
      • May have a summer timeline instead of a winter timeline
    • Concert Update
      • Concert Committee meeting this Monday Tuesday from 1-2pm in A724
    • Faculty Behavior form in progress

  • President’s Corner

    • SGA Board of Directors Goals Presentation
      • New club approval process for Spring semester
      • Revamping Inaugural Dinner to reflect clubs more accurately
      • Allowing students to have more input in programs
      • Card readers at SGA programs
      • Building up a network of interested students in SGA programs
      • Combining advocacy and programming
      • Communications council networking event
      • Commuters can stay over with residents during Finals week
      • Finance FAQs
      • Finance Video Tutorial
      • Painting walls around campus
      • Sustainable students network
      • Textile and clothing recycling bins throughout campus
      • Spring Concert!!
    • Ryan Leslie
      • Potential speaker to talk about his life/testimony; motivational speaker
      • Approve: 54
      • Oppose: 4
      • Vote passed: 54/58, 93%
    • President’s Summit
      • Meets once a month in the Spring- contact sonne for any suggestions about times and dates

  • New Business

    • Semi-Formal Proposal
      • We want to  increase amount of student attendees to improves the semi formal experience
      • Tickets for Students: $40
      • Tickets for Guests: $60
      • Approve: 49
      • Opposed: 6
      • Abstain: 7
      • Voted Passed: 49/58, 84%
      • If interested in joining the Semi formal committee, email Paul at paul_wederski@fitnyc.edu

  • Reminders and Important Dates

    • 12/4-8 | Stress Relief Week
    • 12/6 | Breakfast for Dinner
    • 12/7 | Winter Wonderland
    • 12/8 | Last Date For Programs & Club Meetings

  • Announcements
  • Erin Stief – Runway 27

    • Movie Night TONIGHT-How the Grinch Stole Christmas in the Dining Hall at 8pm
    • Winter Wonderland TOMORROW at 7pm on the 7th floor of the A Building, please contact Sallie if you want your club to get involved in it, email sallie_haas@fitnyc.edu
    • Last Day of Programming and Club Meetings are on Friday, Dec 8th
    • Marty: Reminder is that THIS SATURDAY is the deadline for community service for this semester
    • Molly: B4D is on Wednesday at 8pm in the Dining Hall; second round of Drag auditions on February 28th from 6pm to 9pm
    • Theater Club: 8pm A building on the 5th floor is Open Mic event
    • Skyliners: this saturday at 7pm in the Katie Murphy is the Winter Concert
    • Christian Fellowship club: Worship night on Dec 7th from 6pm-8 to D211 and have free food!
    • Club and Org involvement fair in Spring Orientation, please sign up!
    • Please be more diligent and check your emails

  • Adjournment (1:58)

    • Menswear, Matthew seconds

 

Student Senate

Meeting #6

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Katie Murphy

Minutes

  • Call to Order (1:10)
  • Sarah Vizzini

  • Approval of Minutes
  • Ishani
  • Elisha

  • Approval of Agenda
  • Molly Dunbar

  • Finance Report
  • Student Activity Balance: $161,711.85

      • Balance will go up once the new student’s money is registered
      • Initial Budget for 2018-2019 is due TOMORROW at 3pm for Clubs and Organizations

  • Old Business

  • Ongoing Activities/Unfinished Business

  • President’s Corner

    • Civility at FIT
      • Issues of Diversity, inclusion, etc
      • Pledges that are filled out will be displayed in the dining hall to show that students take a stand with civility
      • Dr. Millon is rolling out a lot of diversity training and faculty training to make FIT a better place
    • Presidents Summit
      • Meets once a month, first meeting after Club Fair, on Tuesdays
      • Email will be sent out with official dates and times
    • Ryan Leslie
    • 7th Floor Revamp
      • In progress

  • New Business

    • Catlin – Orientation Leaders
      • Email will be sent out to apply to be orientation leaders
      • A great way to promote clubs in the incoming class and to meet new people and recruit
      • Also a good way for members to get connected to the department
      • It is a PAID position
      • Does not clash with classes and is done before the first day of class
      • Early move in
      • Deadline is February 23rd
      • Next info session on Thursday between 1-2pm at C513
      • Being active and engaged on campus will be noticed for a potential club award
    • Civility Initiative
    • DIrector of Club and Org-Marty Sullivan II
      • Opening for Club Awards
      • Next Club Fair, February 15th, Great Hall from 1-2pm; Sign up on FITLink before 5pm on 2/7
      • Total of 18 awards, 5 new awards
        1. E-board Member of the Year
        2. Outstanding Student Award
        3. Outstanding Member Award
        4. Diversity & Inclusion Award
        5. Phoenix Award

    • SGA Initiatives
      • Feature students
      • Better, bigger programs
      • Increase feedback from student body
      • civility

  • Reminders and Important Dates

    • Join a Committee!
      • Wellness Week
      • Commuter Week/Month
      • Drag Pageant
      • Semi Formal
      • Concert
      • Elections
      • Inaugural
    • Semi Formal
      • May 11th, Chelsea Lighthouse
      • Tickets will be going on sale soon, $40 for FIT students and $60 for outside students
    • Inaugural
      • April 26th
    • Concert
      • May 9th, 7pm, Terminal 5
    • Club Fair
      • Thursday February 15th, 12-2pm, Great Hall
    • Drag Pageant
      • March 22nd, 7pm, Haft Auditorium
    • Elections Info Sessions
      • Starts THIS WEEK
        1. Mandatory to attend to run for a position
        2. First session is February 8th at 5pm in A721
        3. Check SGA Website for more dates

  • Announcements

    • Skyliners: FIT Idol Show in progress, looking for Student leaders, judges, host etc please email at skyliners@fitnyc.edu. Will be sometime in March
    • AMA Club this thursday having a Superbowl Commercial viewing from 1-2 at A325 this Thursday, aromatherapy sale on the 21st; having a speed networking event in April date TBD
    • Blood Drive next tuesday on the 13th from 10am-7pm in the Great Hall hosted by PTK, there is a blood shortage; please consider donating!
    • Application for Student Life awards will be sent out and is given out during Inaugural
    • Leadership weekend is happening during the last weekend of February so please apply! It’s free and in Pennsylvania this spring.
    • DRAG AUDITIONS THIS THURSDAY in the Haft Auditorium from 6-9pm for the 12th annual drag pageant! No experience needed!!
    • Yon Hee Allen-Pajama Jam at 6:30pm next Monday in the Game room
    • Eat your Heart out: How to Be Single from 7-9 on Valentines Day!
    • Pre VDay party from 6-8 in the Game Room on 2/13 with fun candies and crafts or games!

  • Adjournment (1:42)

    • Sarah Vizzini
    • Noah from Accessories Design