Wednesday, November 06, 2013

November 2013 GSO meeting minutes

Newly expanded from all hill orientation
Over 600 attendants
Food was good.
Several here attended

Coffee breaks
Make our own coffee. cookies and fruit.
Third thursday coffee break

Mug of Joe
Good to show up to the president

Pub night
Like the idea of dive bars-cheap food and beer provided
Pub at the end of the universe
the green dragon

Research week
Ideas for workshops
non academic careers was highly attended
Mentoring workshop skipped over important, delicate questions
Tips on getting grants
Expand 3MTs
Student day on first day of three day research week
If you didn't feel like your research wasn't represented, let us know

Library update from Jackie
Library got $10,000 to update upstairs 24hr space
We don't have card access to this
Data management one on one help session
10 free ILLs per quarter
off campus access
website is optimized for Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox

Budget update
We got the All Hill refund for Travel awards
Rick Goranflo is fiscal authority
$12-15,000 each year. $15/student/quarter

Women in science
brown bag coming up at end of month
negotiation boot camp
january one evening, informal
another brown bag in Jan
Speaker coming in March (Cancer)
women in academic science conference in spring

Student Center Upcoming events:
Thursday, November 7th  Ducks vs Stanford 6pm  Food and beer, bring your ID’s
Friday, November 8th – Student Council meeting 12pm MRB 310
Friday, November 8th – Gym closed 10am-9pm for the SOD Vendor Fair
Friday, November 15th – Blood Drive in gym 8am-6pm (gym closed all day)
Friday, November 15th – Zip the therapy dog will be in the Nucleus Lounge 11:30-1pm
Thursday, November 21st – Gym closed 2pm-10pm for the SOM Specialty Speed Dating Event
Thursday, November 21st – OHSU Pride Meet & Mingle in the Nucleus Lounge.  All are welcome, food and beverage provided.
Friday, November 22nd – OHSU Blazer Night at the Rose Garden
Student Center Holiday Hrs:
Thursday, November 27th - 6am -9pm
Thursday, November 28th – Closed all day!!
Friday, November 29th – 9am-5pm
Saturday, November 30th – back to regular hrs 9am-5pm

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