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  • 1.DEC. 1, 2009 AWC AWC Members help out the little kids at the annual BooAt the Zoo Philanthropy! Letter from the we assembled our very owncitys event planners. Therefloat. Boo at the Zoo was aare two big opportunities that Presidentfun experience where we gotwill be available for PURDUE AWC will be wrapping to help little kids and stay members. Applications for the STUDENTup its fall semester this week. connected with the Sarig Scholarship will handed CHAPTERI hope you can all join us this community. We conducted aout as well as execFriday for our Christmas PartyBake Sale to help us raise applications for theAWC throws a party! at Myriahs apartment atmoney. Most importantly, we2010-2011 school year. AWC7:30 and then to All Firedconducted meetings withwill continue to have guest Weve had a great semester and we want toUp! where we will be making guest speakers to help you all speakers at meetings to help celebrate! AWC is throwing a Christmas party for all pottery. It should be a great lear n more about your you build your resumes,time, and I look forward to desired field and help you improve your portfolios, and its members on December 4th starting at 7:30pm.seeing and getting to knowdevelop skills that can land help you land a summer Well have Puccinis pizza at Myriahs, our Specialall of you a job/internship in theinternship. Also, we will planI am very proud of ourfuture.some fun social activities for Event Coordinator (directions will be given later),accomplishments this We h a ve s o m u c h the spring semester. and then head to All Fired Up! at 9:00pm for semester. We successfully planned for next semester,I have had so much funincreased our membershipand I hope ever yone taking over this organization Midnight Madness. Decorate some pottery andfrom last year and look tocontinues to be a part of theand getting to know all of socialize with your favorite communication girls!gain even more members next upcoming events. AWC willyou. I am excited for nextsemester. For the first time in be participating in Relay forsemesters activities. It shouldrecent hist or y AWCLife as well as Go Red for be a great semester. I want toA look inside:participated in homecomingWomen. We will bewish everyone luck on theiractivities including window resc heduling our tr ip to finals and more importantly aMeet the new Exec Members2 decorating and theChicago to meet one of the safe and happy holiday.homecoming parade whereHope to see you nextEvents Recap 3 semester!Spring Preview 3Member of the month for October/Boiler up!Sarah Wartman November: Irene WangChicago Trip Update3 President Lets Give EmSomething to Talk About!

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Lets Give Em Something to Talk About:Meet the new exec board members!Full Name: Myriah DeBoerHometown: St. John, INMajor: Mass CommunicationBirthday: November 19, 1988Favorite quote: "Well behaved women rarely make history." -Laurel Ulrich ThatcherAn interesting/Unique fun fact: I am a HUGE Elvis Presley fan!Full Name: Julie SmithHometown: Eden Prairie, MNMajor: Communication - PR with double minor in French and Political ScienceBirthday: May 20, 1990Favorite quote: "Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone canstart today and make a new ending." -Maria RobinsonAn interesting/Unique fun fact: I have climbed the highest mountain peak in theBighorn Mountain range in Wyoming.Full Name: Nicole KowalczykHometown: Glen Ellyn, ILMajor: Communication with a minor in Art and DesignBirthday: December 10, 1989Favorite quote: "Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy." -RalphWaldo EmersonAn interesting/Unique fun fact: I'm a twin, my favorite cereal is coco puffs, Iplay water polo at Purdue, and I love the show Arrested Development.Full Name: Sara ReedHometown: Jeffersonville,INMajor: Communication and Hospitality and Tourism ManagementBirthday: September 9, 1989Favorite quote: Say what you want and do what you feel because those who matterdont mind and those who mind dont matter. -Dr. SuessAn interesting/Unique fun fact: I went sky diving this summer! 3. Recent NewsSpring Preview:Whats in store for AWC With the semester windingdown, AWC is gearing up fornext semester. Our spring calloutswill be here before you know it,not to mention our first chaptermeeting and upcomingphilanthropies. Heres a look atwhat AWC has in store for the Under the starry night, there was aupcoming months as well as some Boo At The Zoo: Halloweenparty for children in Neverland in Columbianopportunities for our members toHelpers Step into ActionPark. Although it was quite tiring standing for get involved!nearly three hours, the smiles on the On Wednesday, October 28th,childrens faces made it worth it. We were seventeen AWC members met at the parkingsurprised that so many kids came with their January 21st and 28th: Spring lot of Ross Ade Stadium dressed up asfamilies that day, and they really enjoyed thecallout dates. (Members do not pumpkins, cowgirls, ghosts and ghouls to participate in the annual Boo at the Zoo atnight.have to attend callouts). Please There were about 600 volunteers for thespread the word and tell your Columbia Park.Boo at the Zoo. Compared to this number, The program started at 6:20pm. friends who are interested inwhat we did was so little, but we actually Volunteers were divided into different groupsbrought a fantastic night for the kids. Trick-or- joining next semester. for different games. Giving out prizes for theTreat, candies, fairy dustall this will be kept fishing for pumpkins game, volleyball gamesin our memories with AWC members. We are Some special events we have and dressing up as the characters in theglad that so many members came to beplanned are: Relay for Life, Go Disney stories, we travelled back to ourvolunteers. It was a blast. Rock on AWC! childhood with these little kids.Red for Women, a trip to ChicagoIrene Wang, Memberto visit a city planner, and acompany visit to Indy. Bake Sale Recap Wed like to thank all of you who helpedThere will be applications forbake and man the table for AWCs fall the Sarig Scholarship nextsemester bake sale!semester. This scholarship is Stationed just inside the Beering lobbyon Wednesday, November 11th, AWC set up awarded annually to a member ofshop and sold cookies, puppy chow, rice the AWC Purdue student chaptercrispy treats, muffins, as well as other tastyby the Lafayette Professionaltreats. With one days work we were able to Chapter in memory of foundingraise a good amount of money, and it was allmember Frances Sarig.thanks to your dedication to the organization.(as well as some hungry Purdue Students!) Exec interviews will take placeChicago Trip postponedat the end of next semester. If until spring semesterbeing a part of our board is in For those of you who were planning onyour plans, make sure to stay as going on the field trip to Chicago:involved as you can! Due to low numbers, the trip to Chicago to visit the city planner has been postponed We look forward to seeing you until next semester. Stayed tuned for moreladies at the Christmas party and information on when it will be rescheduled and thanks for showing interest in the trip. back here next semester with all We apologize for the inconvenience of this your friends! change. 4. President Multimedia Coordinator Secretary Association forSarah Wartman Kristina Nuzzo Nicole Kowalczyk Women in Vice PresidentPR DirectorStaff AdvisorValerie PetreyJulie SmithStacey ConnaughtonCommunications VP of MembershipSpecial Events CoordinatorsVeronica Appleton Myriah DeBoer & Sara ReedPurdue Student ChapterTreasurer Newsletter EditorKelly McGinness Jessi GreenWith a new issue every two weeks, Join the NewsletterAWC is looking for a dedicated committee Committee! that is willing to put in a little bit of theirtime, effort, and creativity to make the We are always looking for fun newnewsletter new and exciting every time. Ifmembers who are interested in a position onyoure interested in learning more, or wantthe newsletter staff for the Association forto get started right away, please contact ourWomen in Communications. If youve got anNewsletter Editor, Jessi Green at:interest in journalism, want to take events and meetings, or just want a wayto get involved, the newsletter is waiting foryou! AWC PURDUE AWC, ROOM 2114 100 N. UNIVERSITY ST. WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47907