JANUARY 8TH SSA MINUTES SUMMARY

Science Students Association Council Meeting Summary: January 8th 2018

January 8th 2018 SSA Official Minutes: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FIdfojtYSu3_Rf9mkYclXxBrCsFqMGdQzA4NJ3V3hz0/edit?usp=sharing

In summary of the first council meeting of 2018, our vice president, Laura Chan, along with Behnam Bezaei addressed the official council budget. Laura Chan also briefed council of the funding requests received by the executive committee where council discussed and approved specific amounts for the specific groups and people. 

As a council, we also discussed updates from the senate along with from the UMSU meeting in December. The special events team briefed council on the upcoming social (March 2nd/2018), while Jordan Beck, Director of indigenous communications, briefed us on his upcoming event "Indigenous Celebration in Science".