Monthly Archives: December 2015

Meeting Minutes for Dec. 15

Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club
Meeting Minutes for Dec. 15

I.) Any New Faces?
Julia – ALL HAIL SHE WHO SAW THE FLIERS – Also, thanks to Alyssa

II.) Previous Events:
A.) Movies/TV
1.) Supergirl—Martian Manhunter Revealed! – “wasn’t too bad”
2.) Dr. Who Season Finale—Return of the Sonic Screwdriver!
3.) Trailers: MANY (See below)

III.) Upcoming Events:
A.) Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Thursday, meet no later than 7 pm; Friday, meet no later than 5 pm)
1.) Friday, we might meet up at 10 am in BIC 1630 to watch Ep. VI, then go to lunch; contact doc by Thursday if you’re interested
2.) If you’ve not gotten your ticket from Doc, do so by Friday!
B.) Laser Quest (Jan. 16): The more players, the cheaper it is for all! Invite a few of your friends!
C.) Movies/TV/Gaming
1.) Con/Alt/Delete (12/18 – 20)
2.) Dr. Who Christmas Special—River Song Returns!
3.) Other?
D.) Spring Semester Events
1.) Student Life Activities Faire: Feb. 3, 10 AM – 1 PM
2.) Big Buddies/Little Buddies — Rescheduling for March (tentative)

IV.) Other Stuff:
A.) CosPlay Update – Apparently they had fun with their Holiday Party.
B.) Advisor’s Update – APPLY FOR SCI-FI LIT. CLASS (ENGLI-1156 Six slots are filled thus far)
C.) CODCON
1.) Merchandise – Dice. Such Pretty. Very Wow. Available in Feb!
2.) Publicity–
D.) Election of Social Media Director – Shannon steps into the ring, & wins unanimously!
E.) Trailers & Teasers – X-Men Apocalypse, The BFG, Doctor Strange teaser, and Star Trek 3-boot, Independence Day: Resurgence, Fantastic Beasts[…], Batman v. Superman, Cpt. America: Civil War, The 12 Days of Deadpool, & TMNT 2: Out of the Shadows…
F.) Gossip, Rants, News, etc.

V.) After-Meeting Game: Werewolf

NEXT MEETING: Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, 2:30 – 4:00 PM, BIC 1630
SEE YOU NEXT YEAR/SEMESTER!

Winter Laser Quest Outing

Our Winter Laser Quest event will be on Saturday, Jan. 16 from 12 – 3 PM. As always, we’ll have three private games, pizza, pop, and fun! The cost is $20 per person, but the more players we get, the cheaper it is for everyone (20 – 25 players–$15 each; 25 – 30 players–$10 each!), so bring a friend! Please RSVP by no later than Wed., Jan 13; we need at least 15 players to make this a worthwhile event.

Last Meeting of 2015!

Our last meeting of 2015 will be on Tuesday, Dec. 15 from 2:30 – 4:00 PM in BIC 1630. On the agenda:

I.) Any New Faces?

II.) Previous Events:
A.) Movies/TV
1.) Supergirl—Martian Manhunter Revealed!
2.) Dr. Who Season Finale
3.) Other?
B.) Other Stuff?

III.) Upcoming Events:
A.) Star Wars: The Force Awakens Tickets
B.) Laser Quest (Jan. 16)
C.) Movies/TV/Gaming
1.) Con/Alt/Delete (12/18 – 20)
2.) Dr. Who Christmas Special—River Song Returns!
3.) Other?
D.) Spring Semester Events
1.) Student Life Activities Faire: Feb. 3, 10 AM – 1 PM
2.) Big Buddies/Little Buddies—Reschedule for March?
E.) Other?

IV.) Other Stuff:
A.) CosPlay Update
B.) Advisor’s Update
C.) CODCON
1.) Merchandise
2.) Publicity
D.) Election of Social Media Director
E.) Gossip, Rants, News, etc.

V.) After-Meeting Game: Werewolf and Munchkin Gloom

Meeting Minutes for Dec. 1

Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club
Meeting Minutes
December 1, 2015

I.) New Faces?
Emiko – Introduced to us via Shannon

II.) Previous Events:
A.) Movies/TV
1.) Hunger Games—Mockingjay, pt. II (11/20): Ending stretched out a bit, it followed the book.
2.) Victor Frankenstein (11/25): Supposedly sloppy, but it never came to Cinemark, so we never went to see it.
3.) Others?
a.) Jessica Jones came out and continues the tradition of AMAZING-yet-VERY-dark Marvel Netflix content
b.) Legends of Tomorrow 2nd Trailer!
c.) Galavant will return in January on ABC.
B.) Big Buddies/Little Buddies (11/21): Canceled due to snow. Reschedule it for the spring
C.) Stuffed COWS/Wolfcon (1/27 – 29)
1.) Stuffed COWS? Great. Wolfcon? Not so much (their numbers took a hit by moving out here). They won’t run concurrently again.
2.) Draxtar Magic Tourney only drew 4 players, but all players who came said they heard about it from us. Enough to hopefully get a Pro-Qualifier for CODCON.
D.) Chicago TARDIS (11/27 – 29): Unorganized, but fun?

III.) Upcoming Events:
A.) Star Wars (Dec. 17/18):
1.) Thursday Showtime: 7:40pm – ideal meetup time is probably around 7pm, unless you’re eating there beforehand
2.) Friday Showtime: 5:40pm – ideal meetup time is probably around 5pm, unless you’re eating there beforehand
3.) Watch your email for updates regarding pre-movie meal meetups
B.) Winter Laser Quest (Jan. 16): The larger the attendance, (up to 30 ppl) the lower the individual cost
C.) Jan/Feb Movies:
1.) January is dead, but February has two soon-to-be Valentine’s classics: Pride & Prejudice & Zombies, (2/5) and Deadpool (2/12)!
2.) Preliminary round of votes goes to us solely funding Deadpool; will double-check at a later meeting
D.) Holiday Party (w/ CosPlay Group) (Dec. 16, 2:30 – 4:00 PM, BIC 2818): They’ve said that help with organizing it is always appreciated
E.) Other Stuff?
1.) Midwest FurryCon (12/04 – 06)
2.) Con-Alt-Delete (12/18 – 20)

IV.) Other Business:
A.) Nominations for Social Media Director position
1.) Olivia – Has FaceBook, Twitter, … just about everything
2.) If anyone else wants to run for this position, contact Doc by Dec. 8
B.) CosPlay Group Report: Last meeting had low attendance
C.) Advisor’s Report: Register for Doc’s Sci-Fi Literature Class–ENGLI 1156!
D.) Inter-Club Efforts/Activities: Preliminary talks with the Jewelry-Making Club
E.) CODCON
1.) We’re selling dice and dice bags!
2.) ‘ADVERTISING, ADVERTISING, ADVERTISING!’—Especially on Social Media
3.) … with a side of ‘Volunteering, volunteering, volunteering!’
F.) News/Gossip/Rants/Etc.
1.) Cancelled Kingdom Hearts Cartoon
2.) Cancelled 1st-Person Avengers Game

NEXT MEETING: Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2:30 – 4:00 PM, BIC 1630