Minutes – July 28, 2017


The meeting of the BPKSA was called to order at 11:30am by Crystal in the BPK Conference Room.


In Attendance:

Crystal, Emily C, Jaskarn, Ningning, Leo, Natalie, Katie, Emily B


Open Issues:

1) Summer Kin Cup

-8-11 undergrads, 17 grads/faculty/staff

-Invite alumni to future Kin Cup events to play on whichever team has lower turnout

-Grads/faculty/staff won

-Attendees would like Summer Kin Cup again next year

-Next year, let people know about the events sooner


2) SFU Big Fair

-September 19-21st

-Similar to BPK Career Night, but SFU wide

-Two schools (Life Chiropractic College West and UMHS) have contacted us to do presentations

-Not sure how many students will attend

-Book room for them and email students for them


3) Social Event

-Tentatively scheduled for Friday September 15th

-Clubs day September 12-14th

-Collaborate with BNSS?

-Decide which event we want to do before September to apply for a grant

-Open event to undergrads, grads, and faculty/staff


4) BPK 101

-Emily B contacted the speakers – Brent is interested, no one else has responded yet

-Run through scavenger hunt next meeting, August 4th


5) Welcome BBQ Kickoff

-Contact two of the following professors for lab tours: Max Donnelan, Dan Marigold, Matt White, Stephen Robinovitch, Peter Ruben, Glen Tibbits, Dave Clarke

-Dan Marigold and Stephen Robinovitch first


6) Textbooks 4 Change

-Donated to partner universities in East Africa, sold at fundraisers for LGBTQ+ community support

-Refer to library so they can collect books from all departments at SFU




The meeting of the BPKSA was adjourned by Crystal at 12:00pm in the BPK Conference Room. The next meeting will be held on Friday, August 4, 2017 at 11:30am in the BPK Conference Room.