Freethinkers Update 12/2

Thank you to everyone who came out to our last meeting! This will be your last weekly update on our announcements and upcoming events for the semester! Good luck with finals!

 

Announcements

The results of the officer elections are as follows:

President:  Ben Randall

Vice President:  Emory Myers

Treasurer:  Bryce Johnson

Secretary:  None; I am stepping down to focus on my studies and research next semester

 

Upcoming Events:

  • Our last official meeting of the semester will be Tuesday, December 6th, inMcBryde 322 at 7:00 pm. We will be reflecting on the year as a whole with a video and FOOD!
  • We hold business meetings every Tuesday before the general meeting from around 5:30 to the start of the meeting in the same room (McBryde 322). This is a great opportunity to share any feedback or ideas you may have with the club’s executive members!

Freethinkers Update 11/29

Announcements:

  • Officer elections are today! I’d encourage everyone to consider running for a position if interested! More information about each position can be found in our latest listserv email.

Upcoming Events:

  • Our next meeting is today at 7:00 pm in McBryde 322. We will be holding officer elections as well as discussing freedom of speech and the First Amendment!
  • Our last official meeting of the semester will be Tuesday, December 6th, at the usual time/place. We will be reflecting on the year as a whole with a video and FOOD!
  • We hold business meetings every Tuesday before the general meeting from around 5:30 to the start of the meeting in the same room (McBryde 322). This is a great opportunity to share any feedback or ideas you may have with the club’s executive members!

Freethinkers Update 11/3

 

Announcements:

  • Officer elections are coming up this month! I’d encourage everyone to consider running for a position if interested! More information about each position can be found in our latest listserv email.

Upcoming Events:

  • Tonight (11/4) we will be watching the midnight showing of Election (R) at the Lyric Theatre! Tickets are only $5! Details can be found on their website: http://www.thelyric.com/events/?ID=1685
  • Our next meeting is Tuesday, November 8th, at 7:00 pm in McBryde 322. Representatives from the Red Flag Campaign will be giving a presentation on relationship violence with a focus on college campuses. I hope to see everyone there!
  • We hold business meetings every Tuesday before the general meeting from around 5:30 to the start of the meeting in the same room (McBryde 322). This is a great opportunity to share any feedback or ideas you may have with the club’s executive members!

Freethinkers Update 10/19

Announcements:

  • The pictures from the Cascades hike have been posted to the Facebook group! Be sure to check them out!

 

Upcoming Events:

  • Instead of a regular meeting next week, we will be attending the Collegiate Times’ Campus Wide Debate on Tuesday, October 25th, in the GLC Auditorium from 7 to 8:30 pm. Here’s the description from the Facebook event:  “Join the Collegiate Times on Oct. 25 for the second annual campus wide debate featuring four political campus groups. The debate will cover a series of six topics with speakers from Young Democrats, College Republicans, Young Americans for Liberty, and Greens at Virginia Tech.” Link:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1123055091114358/
  •  We hold business meetings every Tuesday (except this week) before the general meeting from around 5:30 to the start of the meeting in the same room (McBryde 322). This is a great opportunity to share any feedback or ideas you may have with the club’s executive members!

Freethinkers Update 10/12

Announcements:

  • The pictures from the Cascades hike have been posted to the Facebook group! Be sure to check them out!

Upcoming Events:

  • Our next event is this Saturday, October 15th, in Squires 219 from 1 to 3 pm!Come hang out with the host of “The Gaytheist Manifesto,” Callie Wright, as she shares her journey into atheist and LGBTQ activism, and works to educate, inspire, and equip activists in the South who are passionate about LGBTQ equality and church/state separation!
  • Our next regular meeting is next Tuesday, October 18th, in McBryde 322 from7 to 9 pm. Representatives from Students for Sensible Drug Policy will be giving a presentation on our current drug policy in the US, and we will hold a discussion on it afterwards!
  • We hold business meetings every Tuesday before the general meeting from around 5:30 to the start of the meeting in the same room (McBryde 322). This is a great opportunity to share any feedback or ideas you may have with the club’s executive members!