Minutes – October 11, 2011

Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology Student Association

Meeting Minutes

October 11, 2011


  • The meeting of the BPKSA was called to order at 8:37am on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 in the Kinesiology Seminar Room by Brent.

In attendance

  • Brent, Lisa, AJ, Sydney, Matt, Natasha, Lauren

Approval of Agenda

  • The agenda was unanimously approved as distributed.

Approval of Minutes

  • The minutes of the previous meeting were unanimously approved as distributed.

Open Issues

  • Clothing
    • Brent try to get buttons made for t-shirt sale $0.10/button plus printing
      • Motion to spend up to $20 on buttons – All approved
  • Careers in Kin
    • Have prizes – e-mail companies to donate stuff for prizes
  • Kin Cup
    • Sports ideas: soccer, dodge ball, hand ball
    • Other ideas: volleyball, kickball, ultimate
    • Looking for bigger gym because of high turn out last year – central gym is expensive
      • Sydney will ask REC about using West Gym – prices and if we can play soccer
    • Trophy should be engraved soon
  • Year-end Party
    • Diamond Alumni Club looks like the best option now – look into prices
    • Theme? Pink&black, red carpet night
    • Main dining room 120 people is $850 (Discount if we get an Alumni $360)
    • Name tags to help people mingle
    • Club Ilia is option if DAC is too expensive
  • Roger Takahashi
    • Nov 14 or 15 at 4:30
    • Book Images Theater and Helpern Centre for reception (wine and cheese? Snacks?)
    • BCAK will help fund $1000 as part of 20th anniversary (gifts for Roger, Nancy Johnson, & Craig Asmundsun)
    • try to get jersey to sell
      • Profits from jersey: Keep half and donate half to Canuck place?
  • Photography club?
    • track them down to get photos for events
  • General Meeting
    • will be in the evening to attract more people
  • Geek Week
    • Some cool things to grab attention: 241 tape clinic, ECG race bike, postural sway demo, pin something on skeleton, grip strength contest, demo about power balance bracelets don’t work


  • Meeting was adjourned at 9:24am by Brent. The next meeting will be Tuesday, October 18, 2011 in the Kinesiology Seminar Room at 8:30am.



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