GK Weekly Updates

Hello, Golden Key! Here are this weeks updates, have a great week!

Announcements:

  • If you haven’t already, join our Facebook group UF Golden Key to receive updates and information that is not on the listserv.
  • We have an updated system for general member points! There is an active member and golden member status. In order to be considered an active member, you must achieve the minimum number of hours in active membership; in order to get a free honor chord at graduation you must achieve golden member status. See the new point system on our facebook group under the ‘Files’ tab. Email us at [email protected] if you have any further questions.
  • Join our Gators March for Babies team to help raise money for a great cause! More information is provided below.

Events:

Meetings

  1. General Body Meeting Wednesday, September30th 6:30pm @ CSE E222
  2. General Body Meeting Wednesday, October 14th 6:30pm @ CSE E222

Academics and Professional Development

  1. Mock Interviews Tuesday and Thursday, September 22nd and 24th 4:30pm-6pm @ MAT 0015

Fundraising

  1. Chipotle Gift Card Raffle Tuesday and Wednesday, September 22nd and 23rd 10am-2pm @ Plaza of the Americas

Socials

  1. Volleyball vs. Ole Miss Walkover with Chipotle Friday, Sepetember 25th 5pm-8pm @ Chipotle

Special Events

  1. Gator March for Babies Sunday, November 22nd 2pm @ Turlington Hall
Details:
  1. General Body Meeting Come join us for our bi-weekly general body meeting! We will make general announcements and discuss upcoming events, as well as have various guest speakers/activities throughout the semester (see our FB group for more deatils!!). If you have any questions please email [email protected] or [email protected].
  2. Mock Interviews We are hosting a Mock Interview session led by our Academics Directors as well as some other Golden Key Directors. The location is Matherly Hall Room 0015. Please sign up for a timeslot on this form with your name and contact info in order to ensure adequate interviewers at each time period.
  3. Chipotle Gift Card Raffle For $1, guess how many M&M’s are in the jar and win a Chipotle gift card! Proceeds will go to Gator March for Babies.
  4. Volleyball vs. Ole Miss Walkover with Chipotle Help us cheer on our Lady Gators against Ole Miss!  We will be enjoying some lovely Chipotle on University Road and then walking over to the O’Dome!  Make sure to bring your UFID!  Contact Josh at (386) 871-1346 if you would like to meet us at the game and find out where we are sitting!
  5. Gators March for Babies Gator March for Babies was brought to UF eleven years ago in order to fundraise for March of Dimes. March of Dimes works to ensure that babies everywhere have a healthy and safe birth. To register, go to http://www.gatorsmarchforbabies.org and search for UF Golden Key.
     

Opportunities:

  1. SPARK Abroad offers international service-learning tours that align with Golden Key’s SPARK a Change initiative to impact and improve the lives of at-risk youth through literacy, education and real-world preparedness. Be a part of the second ever SPARK Abroad trip to Peru this December and experience the epicenter of Incan civilization. On this trip, you will visit various historical and archaeological sites, walk through the local markets and work side-by-side with locals to build sustainable schools and communities in rural Cusco.

Thanks for reading, and hope to see all of your lovely faces at our chapter events! If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to email me at [email protected] 

GK Love, 

Veronica Richards
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