donor3

 

e-chug
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2011 JoomlaWorks Ltd.

Minutes, July 8, 2009

MINUTES, ALUMNI BOARD MEETING

July 8, 2009
3:00 p.m. (Mountain Time)


Present: Louise Chamberlain, Brett Wendt, Roger Renteria, Russ Erbes, Tom Dillon, John Dowdle, Richard Miller, Geza Keller, Paul Shoemaker, Linda Gonzales

Staff Present: Kathy Hedges, Denise Sawyer, Katie O’Toole, Cheryl Pulaski, Ricardo Maestas

Old Business:

Brett Wendt noted that the Fiscal Plan has expired. This will be discussed further under new business, recap discussion with Dr. Lopez

New Business:

Elections – Cheryl Pulaski stated we need a list of nominations for the elections to add to the 49ers brochure. Brett said all officer terms are up this year. There are currently 17 directors, including officers and heads of chapters.

49ers Update – Cheryl asked everyone present to please let her office know if you want anything added to the 49ers brochure. A list of planned activities was given. Cheryl also said she would like to have a retreat with the Board of Directors that Saturday, October 24th.
Brett asked about the idea of planting a tree over 49ers. Cheryl stated there are set policies about trees. Kathy’s idea of a shopping list of student needs would be a help to present students. A motion was made by Brett to take up a collection at 49ers and the board would decide what to buy. Louise seconded. Motion passed with one opposed, all others in favor. Kathy will request a shopping list.
Louise asked that we announce 10 year reunions in the 49ers brochure; board concurs.

Discussion with Dr. Lopez – Ricardo Maestas gave a summary of meeting with Dr. Lopez. Dr. Lopez asked for feedback from Ricardo, Cheryl and Lonnie Marquez. Feedback has been given but Ricardo has not seen Dr. Lopez to discuss further.
Brett stated that the fiscal plan had expired as of last month and a new plan has been put on hold, waiting acceptance from Dr. Lopez. He is hoping to have everything in place by September. Ricardo noted that Dr. Lopez is willing to continue dialogue and come to a quick solution. Brett would like to know specifically what part of documents there was a problem with so those issues can be addressed. It was decided that the Strategic Planning Committee setup a time to work on their plan. Cheryl will coordinate this with Geza.

Albuquerque Alumni Event – There will be an Alumni reception in Albuquerque at the St. Clair Winery & Bistro on Thursday, July 23rd from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.. Hope to get more involvement from Albuquerque area.

Other Alumni Events – No other alumni events planned at this time. Cheryl stated she does not want to plan too many events in advance. She is hoping for the hiring freeze to be lifted by August 1st. Her focus right now is on where we have alumni to work with.

Next Meeting – After discussion it was decided to have the next meeting August 19th.

 

USA Today Ranks Tech No. 8 For Engineering

USA Today Ranks Tech No. 8 For Engineering

SOCORRO, N.M. August 21, 2014 – The USA Today newspaper released its list of top engineering schools in the United States this week and New Mexico Tech ranks as the No. 8 school in the nation.  ...

Dr. Yilmaz Receives Nation’s Top Young Engineer Award

Dr. Yilmaz Receives Nation’s Top Young Engineer Award

SOCORRO, N.M. August 20, 2014 – Dr. Nadir Yilmaz was recently named the 2014 Young Engineer of the Year by the National Society of Professional Engineers at its annual meeting in Washington, D.C. Yil...

Regents Report: Enrollment, Construction and More

Regents Report: Enrollment, Construction and More

SANTA FE, N.M. August 19, 2014 – The New Mexico Tech Board of Regents heard updates on enrollment, construction and other plans at the regular meeting Saturday, August 2, in Santa Fe. The meeting foll...

Upcoming Performing Arts Series Season Sizzles

Upcoming Performing Arts Series Season Sizzles

SOCORRO, N.M. August 14, 2014 – The New Mexico Tech 2014 – 2015 Performing Arts Series (PAS) season fuses contemporary with classical as part of a diverse lineup that opens with roots Americana and cl...

Tech Hosts Workshop On Oil Field Earthquakes

Tech Hosts Workshop On Oil Field Earthquakes

SOCORRO, N.M. July 30, 2014 – New Mexico Tech is hosting a workshop that will address the relationship between petroleum drilling and earthquakes, or “induced seismicity.” The event will feature a se...

Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2011 JoomlaWorks Ltd.