AFB Budget Hearings scheduled for March
The first meeting of the Campus Activities Board for this semester briefed representatives on the semester ahead.
The Activities Fee Board (AFB) Budget Hearings will be held March 19-22, with appeals on March 26 and 27.
There will be an AFB workshop in conjunction with the CAB meeting on Feb. 20, and Vice Chair of Finance Tierra Snyder asked all representatives to invite club presidents, treasurers and advisers to the workshop to work on budget packets.
Tonight, there will be a giveaway night at The Pit.
“I Hate Winter Week,” a week of summer-themed events sponsored by the Residence Life Association (RLA), is getting kicked off with a beach-themed pool party sponsored by CAB and Project Strive, Friday, Jan. 12, from 6-9 p.m. There will be prizes.
On Saturday, Jan. 13, there will be a Thinkfast game show at 7 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom.
Sunday, Jan. 14, will be Luau Bowling Night from 6-9 p.m. at the Hilltop Lanes bowling alley. The remaining events for “I Hate Winter Week” can be found on RLA’s social media pages.
CAB has a current budget of $17,000, which they used $11,000 of last semester. Snyder requested a budget of $20,000 for this semester.
“It’s a little bit more than last semester, but we added four events,” Snyder said.
The budget increase request was approved with a 41-1 vote.
Adviser Deena Kennell notified representatives to share with clubs the new location of the Advising Center, the Library Learning Commons.
“There is a schedule for what faculty members are volunteering to be in there at what times,” Kennell said.
Jan. 28, Feb. 18, March 18 and April 15 are the dates for the four Free Movie Nights this semester. The movies shown will be announced at a later date.
CAB currently has $172,791.58 in unspent funds across all clubs.
Sigma Tau Delta representative Stephanie Gardener was unanimously voted the new Vice Chair of Relations after a self nomination.
AFB needs a new member. Anyone interested should contact Snyder.