2015 Fall Meeting Schedule!

We have the fall meeting dates set, so  mark your calendars! All meetings will take place on Tuesdays at 7pm, location TBD. See you all this fall!

GA #1- September 15

GA #2-September 29

GA #3- October 13

GA #4- October 27

GA #5- November 10

GA #6- November 24

GA #7- December 8

GA #6 Recap!

FIMRC 2015 – 2016 elections will be held at the next GA meeting (roles: treasurer, secretary, vice president, & president) on Mon. May 4. FIMRC coordinator applications (volunteering & fundraising) are due 24 hours after the day of elections. Decisions for coordinator positions will be made within a week by the current executive board. Please refer to Anneka’s email for more details. As always, click here for the Prezi. 🙂

VOLUNTEERING

1) Crazy Legs Run: THIS SATURDAY, April 25 @ 9:30am 

We need lots of volunteers for this event! If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Crazy Legs.

2) Campus Cleanup at Memorial Union: THIS SUNDAY, April 26 @ 11am

If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Campus Cleanup.

SOCIALS (*Remember that you must stay the full time in order to get your social point!)

1) Farmer’s Market at the Capitol: SATURDAY, May 2 @ noon

If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Farmer’s Market.

If you have any questions, especially about the election process, please feel free to email us!

Have a great week!

GA #4 Recap

Here is a recap of the 4th GA meeting if you missed it. Thank you to everyone who brought in a yummy dish for our Murder Mystery Potluck Social! We hope you all had fun. As always, click here for the Prezi. 🙂

VOLUNTEERING

1) Baking the World’s Largest Rice Crispy Treat: FRIDAY, April 10… time and place TBD

We need lots of volunteers for this event! If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Rice Crispy.

2) Crazy Legs Run: SATURDAY, April 25… details still TBD (but early or mid-afternoon); we will send out another email when the date approaches!

We need lots of volunteers for this event! If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Crazy Legs.

3) Campus Cleanup at Memorial Union: SUNDAY, April 26 @ 11am

If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Campus Cleanup.

4) Madison Marathon: SUNDAY, May 24 from 6:45am – 10am 

If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Madison Marathon.

FUNDRAISING

1) Baking for State Street Bake Sale: SATURDAY, April 18 @ NOON

2) State Street Bake Sale by Urban Outfitters: SATURDAY, April 18 from 8pm – 12am

If you’re interested in participating at one of these events (or both!), please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Baking Only, Bake Sale Only, or Baking and Bake Sale!

SOCIALS (*Remember that you must stay the full time in order to get your social point!)

1) Bowling at the Sett: FRIDAY, April 10 @ 4:30pm

Bowling is $1.90 and renting shoes is $1.25. Be sure to bring your ID! If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Bowling.

2) Farmer’s Market at the Capitol: SATURDAY, May 2 @ noon

If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Farmer’s Market.

JOURNAL CLUB

If you miss a meeting and would like to make up the points, you can do a journal club. You can present a journal club on a FIMRC-related topic of your choice at one of our GA meetings for a freebie. We will then count that as a point towards wherever you need it! We still need a person to do a journal club for our next GA Meeting on MONDAY, APRIL 6. If you would like to do one, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Journal Club.

Hope you all have a wonderful Spring Break!

Final Reminder

If you are still planning to attend our Murder Mystery Potluck Dinner on Monday, March 23 (after the GA meeting) and forgot to email us yesterday, please send an email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Murder Mystery and include in the email what type of food/dish you will be bringing by TONIGHT!

We have brownies, pasta salad, taco dip/chips, and salad covered so far! We could always use more casserole/bread/salad/soup/etc. too 🙂

Also, please sign up for JOURNAL CLUB!

If you miss a meeting and would like to make up the points, you can do a journal club. You can present a journal club on a FIMRC-related topic of your choice at one of our GA meetings for a freebie. We will then count that as a point towards wherever you need it! We still need a person to do a journal club for our next GA Meeting on MON. MARCH 23. If you would like to do one, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Journal Club.

Happy Thursday! 🙂

GA #3 Recap

Here is a recap of the GA meeting if you missed it today. Hope everyone enjoyed the Bagels Forever bagels! As always, click here for the Prezi. 🙂

If you still have not paid your membership fee ($10 for the semester) yet, please get this in to Logan ASAP!

As a reminder, in order to be an active member of FIMRC: you must attend 5 of the 7 GA meetings and participate in at least 2 events in each of the 3 pillars – Volunteering, Socials, and Fundraising.

VOLUNTEERING

1) Baking the World’s Largest Rice Crispy Treat: FRIDAY April 10

We need lots of volunteers for this event! If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Rice Crispy.

2) Crazy Legs Run: SATURDAY April 25… details still TBD; we will send out another email when the date approaches!

We need lots of volunteers for this event! If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Crazy Legs.

3) Madison Marathon: SUNDAY May 24 from 6:45am – 10am 

If you’re interested in volunteering at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Madison Marathon.

FUNDRAISING

1) Nitty Gritty Cup Night: SATURDAY March 14 from 9pm – 1am in one-hour shifts

If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with your wanted shift time and the subject as Nitty Gritty.

2) Bake Sale by Urban Outfitters: SATURDAY April 18 from 8pm – TBD

If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Bake Sale.

SOCIALS (*Remember that you must stay the full time in order to get your social point!)

1) Murder Mystery Potluck Dinner: MONDAY March 23 after the GA meeting

If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Murder Mystery by WEDNESDAY MARCH 18. We will create a Google Doc with what food/dishes to bring as soon as we figure out how many people will attend!

2) Bowling at the Sett: FRIDAY April 10 @ 4:30pm

Bowling is $1.90 and renting shoes is $1.25. Be sure to bring your ID! If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Bowling.

3) Farmer’s Market at the Capitol: SATURDAY May 2 @ noon

If you’re interested in participating at this event, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Farmer’s Market.

JOURNAL CLUB

Shout out to Vreni for doing a fantastic journal club this week! If you miss a meeting and would like to make up the points, you can do a journal club. You can present a journal club on a FIMRC-related topic of your choice at one of our GA meetings for a freebie. We will then count that as a point towards wherever you need it! We still need a person to do a journal club for our next GA Meeting on MON. MARCH 23. If you would like to do one, please send a separate email to fimrc.uw@gmail.com with the subject as Journal Club.

Upcoming GA #3 & Membership Dues

Just a quick reminder that we have a GA meeting this upcoming MONDAY, MARCH 9TH at 6:30pm located in 1217 Humanities. Feel free to bring your friends!

If you are new to FIMRC, membership fees are $10 for this semester and are due on MONDAY as well! You can give your dues to Logan at the meeting.

P.S. We will have yummy bagels, so don’t miss out on the meeting! 😉