Tuesday, January 26, 2010

1/26/10 MEETING

**Please comment to these minutes if you want to get credit for the meeting!!! **

This semester we will be calculating our points differently to be considered an ACTIVE MEMBER:
Fundraising- 4 points ( 1 for bringing a bake sale item, 1 for working an event)
Service- 2 points (1 per event)
Social- 1 point (1 per event)
Pay dues- $25 (this is for members who are new this semester)
Must attend every meeting OR comment to the blog

IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO SIGN IN AT EVERY EVENT YOU ATTEND. NO EXCEPTIONS.

To be an ONLINE MEMBER:
let us know you want to be an ONLINE MEMBER by emailing Ashley Breedlove
pay dues- $25 (again, this is for new members this semester)
post a comment to the meeting minutes (your full name) that will be posted on the NSSLHA blog. you don’t need to be a follower of the blog, just scroll to the bottom of the minutes for the right meeting and comment in the comment box
accrue 4 fundraiser points, 2 service and 1 social point ** to be considered an ACTIVE MEMBER as well as an ONLINE MEMBER**

This year we are giving away 2 prizes (1 for the Fall semester and 1 for the Spring) to the member who is MOST ACTIVE- participates in the most activities, comes to all of the meetings etc. This “outstanding member” will get the choice of receiving a free manicure OR a free massage compliments of NSSLHA.

TSHA CONVENTION:
TSHA is an annual convention held by the Texas Speech and Hearing Association. It bring professionals from all over Texas to share ideas, innovations and experiences in the fields of speech and hearing. There are booths and tables of future employers and companies. It’s an excellent opportunity to learn more about our field and the actual roles of SLP’s and Audiologists.

This year TSHA will be held in Fort Worth on March 25-27.

If you are interested in going please let us know by FEBRUARY 9, 2010.
If you sign up to go by Feb 12 you will get your registration fee reimbursed by NSSLHA. If you sign up after Feb 12, the fee goes up to $65 but NSSLHA will reimburse $55.

How to register for TSHA:
1. Go to the TSHA website
http://www.txsha.org/Convention/2010_convention.asp.
2. Click Student Registration. Fill out the need information and choose the Non-Member Student option for $55.
* It’s not necessary to choose any of the seminar options or short courses. NSSLHA will not refund these fees, only the $55 registration Fee
3. Submit & keep all documentation of purchase information for further reference and refund.

WANT TO GO TO TSHA FOR FREE??????

To Be Eligible For a TSHA Refund You MUST:
• attend EVERY MEETING up to March 23 OR respond to the minutes on the blog (unless there are special circumstances, which will be evaluated by the officers)
• Have dues paid by Feb 23 ($25 if new member)
• Attend 2 EVENTS BEFORE TSHA (ex: attend 1 social event and work 1 fundraiser)

DONT FORGET!!!!

BAKE SALE- FEB 16-17 contact Robyn to sign up!!

TSHA- email Kelly by FEB 9 if you are planning to go!!

T-SHIRTS!!! Spring NSSLHA t-shirts will be in soon!! They will be $15.

DUES- if you are a new member you need to pay dues ($25) by the 3rd meeting (FEB 23)

20 comments:

  1. Thanks for the information!
    Cara Patierno

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  2. Hello, I am a regular member but I was sick today and couldn't make it to the meeting! :( I've read the minutes, and also heard from my twin sister in detail about all that's going on, so I think I'm up to date! Thank you :)

    Daniela Cho
    DHC282
    daniela_cho@mail.utexas.edu

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  3. Read the minutes :)

    Lauren Christenson
    lc5293

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  4. Read the minutes!
    Kadi Eaton
    kre285

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  5. Hello I am a new member, but I will be an online member. Thank you for the information on fees and shirt prices. I look forward to helping at the bake sale!
    Pilar Johnson

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  6. I couldn't attend the meeting today, but will be able to attend the rest of the meetings. Thanks for the updates.

    Andrea Faz
    af9628

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  7. Thanks!!

    UTEID: tranhm

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  8. Hi! I was a member last semester but cannot attend the meetings this semester due to a class that is at the same time. I read all of the updates and news. Thanks!

    Annika Atkinson
    aaa2873

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  9. Read the minutes, thanks!
    Siobhan Marcucci
    SCM2468

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  10. read the minutes! thanks!

    Jennifer Ho
    jlh4284

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  11. Thanks for the update Nsshla!! I read over everything. I had to work this week during the meeting but I hope I'll be able to attend the rest.

    See you soon!
    Kelly Long
    KRL359

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  12. Read the minutes :)
    -Kelsey Laferriere

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  13. Read the minutes!
    Lindsay Judy
    llj368

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  14. Sorry I couldn't make it this week, but read the minutes! Thanks for posting!

    Peyton Styles

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  15. thanks everyone for commenting!! if yall have any feedback for us officers we would LOVE to hear from yall!! =)
    ~Ashley B.

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  16. Read the minutes, thanks so much!

    Christina Morales
    CM4544

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  17. Read the minutes!

    Natalie Horstman

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  18. I'm not an online member - I missed the meeting because I was working, but I read the minutes!

    Ashlee Burzo
    arb2334

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  19. I am not an online member, but I missed the meeting today like a dodo. I read the minutes and will be at the next meeting. Thanks for the info!

    Chelsey Summers
    cns438
    summers.chelsey@yahoo.com

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