ALANA Meeting Minutes
October 16, 2009
On October 15, 2009 the ALANA Network met in the Student Activities Resource Room here are the minutes from the meeting.
Guest Speaker: Al Tony
Trip to ‘Slave Quarters’
• Date: Saturday, October 17, 2009
• Time: 11:30-5:00PM
• Venue: 15 George Street Medford, MA 01255
• First 10 students to sign up go for free
• Transportation will be provided as well (excluding the tip)
• Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2009
• Time: 7:00PM
• Venue: Alden Trust Auditorium Kennedy 112
• Sponsored by Women’s Studies Passport to the World of Women Series
• Date: Friday, October 23, 2009
• Time: TBA
• Venue: TBA
• Chris Rock’s new and insightful documentary about the African American hair culture
• Visits hair salons and styling battles, scientific laboratories, and Indian temples to explore the way black hairstyles impact the lives of African Americans.
Light the Night Walk
• Date: Sunday, October 25, 2009
• Time: 6:30PM
• Venue: Assumption College
• Walk distance is three miles, check in is at 5:00PM and the opening ceremony is at 6:00PM.
7th Annual Millennium Leadership Conference
• Date: Friday-Sunday, November 6-8, 2009
• Venue: Clark University
• Designed to cultivate the inherent leadership qualities of college students who identify as ALANA through a series of workshops and presentations.
• More Info-http://www.clarku.edu/offices/academicadvancement/millennium.cfm
Stand Up Speak Out Conference
• Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2009
• Time: 8:30-4:00PM
• Venue: Hagan Campus Center Hall
• Host: National Catholic Center for Student Aspirations (NCCSA)
• Gain Leadership experience by running leadership workshops for 6th and 7th graders
Other On-Campus Events
• CAB: AC Idol at 9PM in Charlie’s
• Res Life: Haunted Maze and Autumn Festival in Plourde from 9PM-12AM
Active Support for the Football Team
• Barack Obama winning the Nobel Peace Prize (look up information on the criteria of the Nobel Peace Prize and bring it to the meeting to discuss it).
• Fifteen students from Anna Maria College and Twenty Students from Assumption will be going to the Slave Quarters in Medford, MA.
• Create poster in support of the Football team for being #1 in the NCAA Conference.
• Sign up to be an Orientation Leader next semester to get involved on campus.If you have any questions or concerns please see Usen and Sheena.
• Stand up Speak out conference you would connect leadership to the Catholic faith. For more info Contact Laura Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org