Meeting Purpose: During this meeting we went over some final projects to work on this semester and got an overview of some upcoming meetings Dr. Wosinski and Osee are having to expand our network’s outreach.
Date: April 13, 2012
Time: 9am – 11am
We started the meeting going over some recent website issues that have occurred and that we will need to try and address soon. Next week's meeting will be a working meeting to update parts of the UCP-SARnet website and our social media sites - Facebook, Twitter and Taking It Global. Also next week, Dr. Wosinski and Osee have meetings with the UN Peace Building Office, UN Foundation, World Youth Alliance, GAID, and "Funding for NGOs.org". As for the remaining executive team meetings, our final official meeting for the semester will be on April 27th but some of our executive team members will continue working through the semester.
The registration deadline for the International Leadership Summit in China has been extended till April 30th. The application form and complete program of events is on the Global Interactions website. Get Involved Now!
Alexis Huth is coordinating this UCP-SARnet project which aims to collect books for orphans in Africa. This project is also in collaboration with Highland Highschool's Computers for Kids in Cameroon project run by Sheila Scanlan; the school is collecting old/unused laptops and or donations to bring 21st century education to kids in West Africa. And finally, the Gandhi College of Social Work is in need of library resources for their college as well and university level text books are welcome for that initiative. Anyone who would like to donate either laptops or unused books for Elementary School, High School or University level please contact us at email@example.com to get more information.
Global Poverty Project presenting at ASU
The Global Poverty Project is bringing their renowned "1.4 billion reasons" presentation to ASU early next week. They will be presenting to a PGS 101 class on Monday and our executive team will be meeting with the representatives Monday evening at Changemaker's Central. The Presentation open to the public will take place on Tuesday evening - from 7pm to 8:30pm - in the Memorial Union Room 241. Please join the event on Forks for Change Facebook Page or RSVP HERE.