Ecologic Meeting February 7, 2012
- Ecologic's mission and goals
What do people want
- Is our main problem putting the word out?
- We do stuff just not the same kind of stuff you're looking for
- EcoLogic - Environmental cultural club
- Pack the Union
- Wed. Speaker
- Fair Farm Bill
- Film series 2/12
- How to recruit vasudha
- What do they want?
- How can we reach out to them
- How do we motivate people?
- Vasudha council meeting after sstf
- What meetings should we have in the vasudha lounge
- Reaching out to other clubs
- What do we have to offer them?
- What do they have to offer us?
- Reaching out to professors/Sustainability Studies majors
- Kim Fortun
- How can professors be involved?
- Calendar - present the calendar (go through google calendat)
- Physical advertisement/strategy
- Union panel
- Painting a mural (spring)
- Bring your friends back (explain it as hanging out)
What do we do already?
- Elizabeth: we do fun events--apple picking, Gorge trips, have discussions, watch movies
- Sarah: we do fun events, have a cool club area
- More events
- Jen S.: we go on trips, fun discussions (you can learn more)
- Chauncey: has bad timing as to when he comes to meetings
- Jay will let him know when the good meetings and events are
- Shwetha: social conglomeration of people who are interested in environmental things
- we should do more arts and crafts
- Jen H.: most of the stuff has been said
- more information here, like books
- Jay: we went to DFWI last year
- we should get more involved in activism stuff, could have syllabi for sustainability courses, more books
- Zack: be the center hub of environmental related stuff
- have better relations with Vasudha and STS professors
- tell people about recycling, where people can receycle stuff
- call in: we will discuss it more on the facebook group
- this weekend is Brunswick
- ESW will be joining us at some meetings, to get closer to each other
- Last weekend of February--maybe delve into Ecologic history
- Maybe also ask alumni about
- also, we talk about Ecologic being the oldest environmental club at RPI, maybe we can find more stuff, make a timeline
Vasudha and other clubs
- Need more networking
- Paint a pot pot a plant
- Elizabeth needs to contact RSA
- Have officers of different environmental clubs meet every so often
- Go to a movie, then ice cream afterwards
- Put up more posters, get more attention, advertise, talk to Atsushi about promoting us
- Goal: bring one friend (not already in Ecologic) to Brunswick and then to the meeting on Tuesday
Professors and Sust. Studies major
- Having course books here in the EEC
- Having professors talk about videos we watch in Ecologic
- Getting extra credit for watching videos in Ecologic
- Having a social event
- Plugging major and minor more, be experts in it
- Go through Kim and Abby
- Jen H.
- Jen S.