Tuesday, March 29, 2011

March 30, 2011 Minutes

I. Ice breaker:
Two truths and a lie
Yueyue '12-Admin
Team PETER FOR FOOD (Winner)
Betty '14
Frank '14
Peter '14 aka Niu Rou Mien
Gavin '14
Diane '14
Rachael '14
Meeko '14
Emily '14
Tim '14
Grace '14
Jane '14
Dan Grad
Cody '13
Alice '13
Huan '13
Anna '14
Shiraz '07
John '11
Julie '13
Sarah '11
Flo '11
Hilary '11

II. Japanese Earthquake Fundraiser:
-People at Novak from 9-11 taking donations
-Japan relief banquet Next Monday, April 4, 6-8:30 at Collis Commonground
-raffle, legit food, cool stuff

III. Buddy System:
-get to know your buddy
-gelato on Saturday funded by DCCS

IV. APA/Film Series:
-Every Thursday there is a Chinese film showing at 7pm

V. Term Events:
-Roll into Spring
-Family Weekend-Fundraiser
-Boston May 7th

Monday, February 28, 2011

February 28, 2011 Minutes

What are your plans for spring break/next term?
Yueyue, 12, President, road trip to somewhere warm (southward), ON
Cody, 13, visit siblings in Wisconsin and California, ON
Huan, 13, PAC rep, go home, ON
Alice, 13, Secretary
Meeko, 14, freshmen rep, visiting Iowa, ON
Eric, 11, home, ON
Diane, 14, couch surf NYC, ON
Rachael, 14, Hawaii, ON
Tim, 14, leave Hanover, ON
Frank, 14, Florida to play cards/check out the girls, ON
Curtis, 14, home, ON
Vince, 14, home, ON
Dan, grad student, go to DC/backpacking in Quebec
Lin, 13, Beijing, Hanover FSP
Kevin, 13, home, OFF, Government FSP to DC
Anna, 14, here, ON
Katherine, 13, treasurer, home/food network/eating, OFF-- French LSA
Gavin, 14, home/DC, ON
John, 13, climbing Kili, OFF in Mexico
Dennis, 12, home, ON
Steph, 12, VP, internship in DC at the Optical Society
Flo, 11, LA/Vegas, ON
Duong, 11, LA/Vegas, ON

Congrats to our new execs:
VP: Alice Liou
SECRETARY: Meeko Winborn
TREASURER: Gavin Huang
FRESHMEN REPS: Tim Xu and Frank Wang

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

February 21, 2011 Minutes

1. ICEBREAKER what is your favorite ice cream flavor?
Yueyue, 12, President, Bonnaroo Buzz
Huan, 13, PAC Rep, strawberry
Lin, 13, vanilla
Stephanie, 12, VP, japanese green tea
Duong, 11, girl scout cookie ice cream
Diane, 14, red bean and green tea
Meeko, 14, freshmen rep, cookie dough and phish food
Rachael, 14, red bean and half baked
Dan, grad student, coconut pineapple and pistachio
Shangguan, 13, japanese green tea
Karima, 14, red bean and mint chocolate chip
Katherine, 13, treasurer, rocky road
Gavin, 14, green tea
Alice, 13, secretary, cookies an
John, 13, strawberry cheesecake
Cody, 13, rocky road

2. RECAP DCN (esp. John Guo and Diane) and Hotpot were awesome!

3. PAC Blitz Duong in response to the blitz sent out titled, "ICC: The Administration and YOU!" Your ideas and reflections about diversity are important in gauging the voice of the student body at this important time for the College. Anonymity is welcome. Please reply BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT! Thanks guys!

4. UPCOMING ELECTIONS - next week: VP, Secretary, Treasurer, 2 freshmen reps - upcoming events in the Spring term: Roll into Spring (during Dimensions), Relay for Life, Senior Sendoff - if you would like to run or if you would like to nominate someone for a position, please blitz in your nominations to DCCS and prepare a short speech for the position you are seeking!.

Monday, February 14, 2011

February 14, 2011 Minutes


Sunday 2/20: 7PM People of Dartmouth Panel: 5 seniors sharing how community at Dartmouth has affected them and shaped their undergraduate experience (like Men and Women of Dartmouth)

Sunday 2/20 12-2PM at the SLC! RSVP to DCCS if you're coming!

Monday, February 7, 2011

February 07, 2011

what are your winter carnival plans?
Yueyue, 12, president, missing Thursday night (sadly) for an interview
Huan, 13, PAC rep, lingerie
Cody, 13, no specific plans besides celebrating his birthday
Alice, 13, secretary, doing rounds
Eric, 11, have durian
Katherine, 13, treasurer, participating in the dog sled race
Lin, 13, working on a drawing
Duong, 11, having a friend coming up and going to do the polar bear swim
Meeko, 14, freshmen rep, gingerbread mansion making
Anna, 14, freshmen rep, eating durian and being in the lingerie show
Emily, 14, watching floormates do the polar bear swim
Dan, grad student, 99 cent skiing on Friday
Tim, 14, three day weekend and skiing/ice skating
Frank, 14, being coherent for the mornings
Rachael, 14, be on carnival council
Diane, 14, taking care of incoherent friends/taking pictures
Kevin, 13, taking photos!
Dennis, 12, not looking forward to carnival because he'll have to be studying (midterms)
Tomi, 10, hanging out with alums that come back
Steph, 12, VP, little sister will be visiting

car wash//blitz in to sign up for exec meals!

great lunch, lots of fun, Lin and Duong were awesome drivers-- thanks for keeping us safe!

8PM "Racial Clumping" at Cutter Shabbaz, dinner discussion tomorrow
2/16 Dinner discussion with student advisers about careers 5:30-6:30
2/19 DAO Culture Night, free food and lots of fun performances (including "Kims of Oz")-- blitz in if you are interested in back-up dancing

next week is valentine's day during our meeting!

Monday, January 31, 2011

January 31, 2011

what is your favorite thing to do for chinese new year?
Yueyue, 12, president, watching the spring festival chinese show with family
Lin, 13, watch the spring festival
Alice, 13, secretary, get paid!!
Gavin, 14, go home from school
Anna, 14, freshmen rep, crashing the med school formal after lunar new year event
Dan, grad student, sledding on the golf course after setting up
Meeko, 14, freshmen rep, eat
Eric, 11, getting lucky red envelopes
Rachael, 14, red envelopes from 1st grade
Diane, 14, spring festivals on tv
Dennis, 12, watching the parade in chinatown
Natalie, 12, horseback ride (year of the horse)
Tomi, 10, eat grandma's five spice rolls
Flo, 11, wait for family to come visit and see cousins
Stephanie, 12, VP, food

co-sponsored with DAO, good food and presentations! thanks to everyone who helped out and attended!

if you're going, you've already received a blitz! please blitz back to the DCCS account with your phone number to confirm that you're going. we will be eating at fire and ice for lunch, and you can pick your dinner options. MEET BEHIND ROBO AT 9AM THIS SATURDAY, 2/5!!!!

Sunday 2/20-- get excited! phi tau from (tentatively) 12-3PM. if you have suggestions for what to get, please blitz them in!

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

January 24, 2011 Minutes

What are you doing to escape/take advantage of the cold?
Yueyue, 12, President, staying inside
Steph, 12, VP, loves the cold
Flo, 11, wearing more spandex
Duong, 11, drinking hot tea
Eric, 11, PE credit in -30 weather
Meeko, 14, freshmen rep, eating mac and cheese in order to not go outside
Rachael, 14, ice skating on Occom Pond
Dan, grad student, backcountry sledding with CNT
Diane, 14, appreciates the cold
Emily, 14, doesn't mind the cold because she comes from Toronto, which is even colder
Gavin, 14, throwing boiling hot water into the air outside
Robin, 14, wants to go snowboarding
Katherine, 13, treasurer, enjoying 7:45 drill
Alice, 13, secretary, ordering take-out
Cody, 13, going to the gym
Huan, 13, PAC rep, stay in Collis 212

1/26 Wednesday 7-8:30 Community Dinner "Beyond Lateral Oppression" featuring Dean Spears, Collis Commonground, Orient Dinner will be served, RSVP to PAC account

1/29 Saturday, BLITZ IN to help set up at 1:00PM!!!

Thursday, 1/27 Fundraiser in NOVACK from 9-11-- McDonald's: blitz in if you can help out!

Boston Trip 2/5

Upcoming discussions, we'll keep you posted!

Monday, January 17, 2011

Januar 17, 2011 Minutes

what's your zodiac sign?
Yueyue, 12, president, aquarius/horse
John, 13, aries/sheep
Huan, 13, aquarius/sheep
Alice, 13, secretary, gemini/sheep
Katherine, 13, treasurer, libra/scorpio/virgo/sheep
Cody, 13, aquarius/sheep
Kevin, 13, sagitarrius/horse
Betty, 14, leo/monkey
Emily, 14, gemini/monkey
Frank, 14, leo/monkey
Diane, 14, gemini/monkey
Anna, 14, freshmen rep, aquarius/sheep
Dennis, 12, horse
Flo, 11, scorpio/snake
Eric, 11, libra/snake
Meeko, 14, freshmen rep, gemini/monkey
Tomi, 08, webmaster, aquarius/rabbit
Derrick, 14, capricorn

Saturday, 1/29/11
Collis Commonground
joint event between DCCS/DAO/DTA
lots of booths, good times
we need volunteers to man booths, cook, and set up/clean up, so blitz in and sign up!
Diane is emcee-ing, so if you'd also like to, please let us know.

eat, hang out-- all day trip on Saturday, 2/5 probably until 10PM
blitz in and sign up!

a) blitz Katherine by Thursday!
b) hotpot, 2/20 time and place TBA
c) fundraisers: 1/27-- mcdonald's-- blitz in if you have any other fundraising suggestions/ideas!

upperclassmen buddy for freshmen! blitz in if you want a buddy

Congrats to Huan He, our new PAC rep!

Monday, January 10, 2011

January 10, 2011 Minutes

What are you looking forward to most/least?
Yueyue, '12, president, corporate recruiting
Stephanie, '12, VP, ice skating
Henry, '11, finishing this term/thesis
Betty, '11, wine tasting class
Katherine, '13, treasurer, snow
Katie, '12, intro to engineering
Eric, '11, hanging out
Meeko, '14, freshmen rep, DCCS
Rachael, '14, winter carnival
Tina, '14, cold
Diane, '14, cold
Vince, 14, playing intramural basketball
Shangguan, 13, polar bear swim
Will, 13, playing pong and hanging out
Curtis, 14, learning how to ski
Robin, 14, finishing this term as fast as possible
Anna, 14, freshmen rep, skiing/snow
Gavin, 14, sleeping tonight
Kevin, 13, DCN
Frank, 14, fire alarm
Tim, 14, skiing PE
Emily, 14, 7:45 class
Joanne, 14, winter carnival
David, 12, being back on campus
Dennis, 12, carnival
Cody, 13, carnival
Flo, 11, movie pass, wine tasting
Duong, 11, 8am PE class
Jane, 13, uncurved physics course
Matt, 13, no science on wednesday
John, 13, renewing passport
Huan, 13, going to Boston
Alice, 13, secretary, Yueyue being president

sign up/blitz in if you'd like a meal with an exec!

- community discussion 1/26 7-8:30 collis commonground: lateral (intra-racial) oppression/discrimination-- foreign vs. american populations
- John isn't PAC rep anymore so blitz in nominations if you have someone in mind for this position (for next 2 terms)

4. DCN
- 2/19 6-8 pm in collis commonground
- play (theme: kims of oz) and student performances
- THIS wednesday 3-6 collis commonground: auditions for the play
- Asian Hip Hop crew

- collaborating with DTA
- blitz in to help out

other events this term:
Boston Trip (based on attendance)
Lunar New Year celebration (first week of February)
Hot Pot event
movie night (suggestions welcome)
and others to come!

Blitz DCCS if you want to be put on the social list/if you have a song for song of the week!