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Club elections to take place June 5th
The current Club Executive term is coming to an end and it is time to elect a new team that will lead the club for the next 6 months (July to December 2024). Club Executive elections will be held June 5th.

The team will consist of the following individuals:

  1. Club President - leads the club, plans club activities, and chairs meetings
  2. VP Education - plans meetings and works with members to achieve their educational goals
  3. VP Membership - looks after guests, answers questions they may have, and handles membership applications
  4. VP Public Relations - manages our social media and handles guest inquiries
  5. Treasurer - manages the club's finances by collecting dues, paying bills, and keeping financial records
  6. Sergeant-at-Arms - prepares the room for meetings and brings meetings to order
  7. Secretary - maintains club supplies and takes minutes during Executive meetings
If you care about the club, want to play a role in the members' continuing success, and wish to take your personal development and leadership skills to another level, then you have what it takes to be a Club Executive. You will receive training for your respective positions.

If you would like to run for a position, please let the Elections Chair know.

Summer banquet to take place July 10th
The year end summer banquet will take place at Steamworks on July 10th. The meeting will include Table Topics in the first half and prepared speeches in the second half. Dinner will be served during the break. In addition, trophies will be handed out to members with notable achievements this year. Please make plans to join us for this banquet. Guests and alumni are welcome.

Additional Details
Date: Wed July 10th, 2024
Time: 6 PM - 10 PM
Location: Steamworks (Wine Room), 375 Water Street
Cost: $55 per person (incl tax & gratuity but not drinks)
Registration deadline: July 3rd
Registration link: Click here to register