20 November 2013

Minutes of the November 2013 meeting

Meeting minutes for Wednesday, 20 November 2013

In attendance: Barbara, Bob, Tilo, April, Brendan, Michele, Marsha, Struan

Treasurer's Report (Tilo)

  • We currently have $882. Members are reminded to pay the $25 annual group dues.


Group 382 Coordinator's Report (Barb)

  • Movie event: The Free China movie event was a big success! Barb will write up an event summary that will be posted separately.
  • Report on meet-and-greet with Steve Hawkins, the new executive director of AIUSA.
    • Held Monday, 21 October, 7–9 p.m. at the Philadelphia Ethical Society
    • The 20–30 attendees included April, Barb, Colin, Struan, and Alex (and his wife, Anchi) from our group; some people from NJ; two people from Arcadia University; no one from the Philly AI group
    • Topics included decentralizing research papers, etc. and creating hubs that each have a different emphasis; disregarding the home country rule
    • For the December or January meeting: maybe discuss writing a letter to AIUSA leadership about what we want to see in the organization

Actions and Updates 

New Business

  • Global Write for Rights event at Ten Thousand Villages on Saturday, 14 December, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Barb will arrange for a Dreamer to speak at our December meeting (International Migrants Day)

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