5-8-07 Final Meeting:(
If you didn't get it from the heading, tonight was our final meeting of
We opened up w/reflections about this past weekend's Dalai Lama visit to
Chicago. Some commented on how wise, compassionate, and yet humble he is
(and also mentioned that he is very "Yoda"-like). If you would have
liked to have been there, but were unable, you can go to
http://www.dalailamachicago.com/ and click on the www.lamrim.com link to
download the teaching.
Megan then opened up the general meeting w/a prayer.
~Evaluations have been sent to all of you. It would be greatly
appreciated if you would fill them out and send them back--remember,
they're anonymous, so don't be afraid to be honest---staff looks at the
evals throughout the semester to keep their sense of purpose and direction!
~SALT won the Civic Engagement Award as the service organization of the
~If you have extra meal card money and would like to donate it to be put
toward buying food for Hilltop Food Pantry--you still have time!! Also,
anybody willing to help out w/bringing the food to Hilltop is more than
welcome to help! We will be transferring the food on May 15th (last day
of finals) at 2pm--meet @Lank.
~Pr. Jim's party is from 4-8pm tomorrow!! He will be emailing you
~Alan made an announcement about the Better World Book Drive which will
be taking place again this semester. Everybody is encouraged to donate
their books and join the FB group!
~Midnight Brunch is tomorrow night after Celebrate! It starts at 10pm
and goes till midnight (in the Union Great Hall)
~The rummage sale is on for Friday, May 11th from 9-4pm---volunteers are
more than welcome to come and help out!
~There will be an Amnesty Party tomorrow night at 8:30pm in the Crusader
~Our WRC total is now over $11,000!!!!
~Alan invites anybody who is in/will be in a destructive mood to help
him tear down the gimmick on Monday (May 14th) at 10:30am in the back of
Finally for the evening, the seniors shared a little bit about what they
will be doing next year and Linda closed us in prayer.
I hope all of your summer breaks go well and are prosperous. Good luck
w/finals and God bless!!