2 March 2016
I’dECO General Meeting
- Date: Wednesday, 3 March 2016
- Time: 9pm – 10pm
- Venue: Cendana Student Commons
- Chairs: Tan Weiliang
- Secretary: Elizabeth Heng
|1||Updates from Cluster Development||2100 – 2110|
|2||New Projects for AY16/17||2110 – 2130|
|3||Website and Publicity Developments (only EXCO required)||2130 – 2200|
Updates from cluster development: The experiential and research clusters have already met, and the education cluster will meet some time next week. Many ideas for new projects were raised at the cluster and exco meetings, including composting, a mini-course on environmental topics to educate students who may not take Introduction to Environmental Studies, and environmental activism activities.
The budget for AY 16/17 is due for submission this Friday. Project leaders are reminded to send Yingchen and Weiliang a rough budget for your respective projects for the next academic year, along with a short description/brief explanation of the activities listed in your budget. Please send it to them by this Friday night (4 Mar)!
Weiliang and Jeffrey are working on an educational workshop for junior college and polytechnic students that will tentatively be held from 1-3 June 2016. The workshop aims to help students think more deeply about sustainability. If you’re interested in helping to plan and execute this project, do let Jeffrey and Weiliang know!
SSN Updates: The Sponsorship Management team has confirmed five organizations to contact – Unilever, CDL, Capitaland, Keppel Land and IKEA. They will be meeting this Sunday to draft up an email to send to these organizations and will begin contacting them soon. Finally, the I’dECO website is being upgraded – click here to see some of the changes that have been made! Project leaders are reminded to to write/edit the descriptions of their respective projects for the website by this Sunday night.