Meeting Minutes

From Meeting on September 5, 2018:

Hey Met Club,

If you missed the meeting tonight, here is what we discussed:

  • Constitution
  • Dues
    • $15
    • Need to be paid to our Treasurer, Sam Michlowitz, by the end of the second meeting (October 3rd)
    • Can be paid in cash or check (made out to USA Meteorology Club)
    • After October 3rd, food is only provided to paid, active members
  • Points
    • Must sign in to receive points
    • Must meet a total of 20 points for an academic year in order to stay active
    • Have the point system in order to have members who are actively involved
    • Social Events = 1 point
    • Meeting/Weather Wednesdays = 2 points
    • Volunteering/Fundraising = 3 points
  • Upcoming Events
    • Bowling at AMF Camellia Lanes -- September 11th 8:00 PM
    • Weather Wednesday -- September 12th 7:30 PM
      • WKRG Broadcast Meteorologist Alan Sealls
    • Cookout at SGA Pavilion -- September 14th 4:30 - 7:30 PM   
    • Coastal Clean-Up at Municipal Park -- September 15th 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      • Waiver needed
    • Buffalo Wild Wings -- October 2nd 7:30 PM                       
    • Met Club Meeting -- October 3rd 5:30 PM
    • NWS Storm Spotter Talk -- October 17th (TENTATIVE)
  • Outreach
    • Led by Rebekah Cheatham
    • Would talk to elementary, middle, and high schools in the Mobile County area to get students interested in math/science and to tell them about our program
    • Approximately 3 talks per semester
    • Would receive 3 points per event
    • Need a group of 10 people who would be interested
    • Need about 2 people per event
    • Email the club if you are interested
  • Get on Board Day
    • Need members who would want to set up a booth and promote the meteorology club to interested students
    • Email the club if you are interested
  • USA Days
    • Need members who would be interested in setting up a booth and talking to students who are considering applying to South
    • Dates: October 20, November 3, and February 23
    • Email the club if you are interested
  • Intramurals
    • Led by Zack Webster
    • Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Softball, etc.
    • If you join, you must show up
      • If a forfeit fee is imposed due to lack of players, ALL players on the team will split the fee ($30)
    • No matter the talent, Met Club members will have FIRST priority of on-field positions
    • Sign up for soccer ASAP on IM leagues:
      • Directions sent in separate email
    • Soccer Team: Bolt from the Blue
    • Soccer begins September 11th
    • Flag Football begins October 7th
  • Social Media
    • Follow us on Facebook and Instagram!
      • Facebook:           usameteorologyclub
      • Instagram:          @USAMetClub
  • Scholarships

If you have any other questions, please feel free to email the club!


Caitlin Ford

USA Meteorology Club Secretary