10-8-14 Meeting Minutes

SPHA General Meeting

October 8, 2014

President- Katie Reysack

  • Everything is ordered!
  • Come get name tags at end of meeting
  • Interested in attending MOAPHERD?
  • Nominations next meeting- Oct. 22nd
  • What does the President do??


Vice President – Ashley Kuykendall

  • ATSU Research Conference- November 1
  • Register on the ATSU website
  • New Member Initiation- November 5th



Treasurer- Erika Holliday

Budget explanation:

budget SPHA

P.S. Talk to me if you’re interested in being the next SPHA treasurer!



Secretary- Megan Sullivan

  • Hours doc should be posted on the website soon!!
  • New members–don’t forget to submit your hours from recruitment!
  • Don’t forget that the member with the most amount of hours gets a prize!



Service- Liz Chau

NEMO Heart and Sole Walk

  • When: October 25
  • Where: Kirksville High School Track
  • Roles and tentative times:
    • Setup – 7:30am
    • Buddies – 8:30am
    • Cleanup – 1:00pm
  • Will send more communication
  • Buddy Packs – Interest?
  • Interested in the Service Chair position? Contact me!



Education- Lauren Maag

  • Puppet Pals will be starting up soon. Please come talk to me if you are interested!
    • Puppet Pals is a program that visits surrounding schools and teaches kids about different health topics.
  • Smoke Free Friday is on October 10th. The signup sheet will go out tonight



Professional Development- Katie Larabee and Carly Scott


—Creighton University OT/PT Info Session—

  • When: Wed, October 15, 9am-12pm
  • Where: SUB 3201
  • (Drop by to talk with Admission Representatives from Creighton University about their Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Pharmacy programs.)
  • Interested in becoming the next Professional Development Chair?
  • Contact Katie or Carly: kml8875 / cms2238



Social Chairs- Bonnie Kempker & Alex Connor

Haunted corn maze:

  • Oct 23-25
  • $3 with ID

chart 1 social chart 2 social



Public Relations- Sara McVety

  • Come help set up the trophy case on Tuesday the 14th at 3:30pm for an education hour!
  • The theme is breast cancer awareness



Fundraising- Nemo & Chelsea Little



MOPIP – Sarah Strickler

  • New Proposal date for program funding through MOPIP
  • Discussed about funding for MOM



Webmaster- Katie Larabee

  • Working on getting permission to edit the SPHA website.
  • Will have all of the minutes from this semester up ASAP!



Dr. Clark

-no report



Dr. Wodika

  • World Polio Day in October
  • Visit TruYo from 5-9pm on October 21st – 15% of their proceeds go towards the quest to end Polio!
  • Sustainability Day
  • http://globalissues.truman.edu/about/fall-2014/
  • Presentation from Marcin Jakubowski from 4-5pm in BH176 on Open Source Ecology, “Creating Life-Sized LEGO’s for a Global Village”
  • Have a great Homecoming weekend and upcoming fall break!