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SFU Burnaby

Hip Hop Poetics at SFPIRG's AGM

Los Migrantes perform at SFPIRG's Annual General Meeting


3:00pm
Wednesday February 9 2011

Venue: Grad Lounge, Maggie Benston Centre (MBC) 2205, SFU Burnaby
Address: SFU Burnaby
Cost: Free!

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Calling all Social Justice lovers to come and support SFPIRG at their annual AGM.  Last year there was an organized group of haters that unexpectedly distrupted the AGM and shut down democratic discussions on by-law changes, this year we are calling on all our supporters to come out and show your support and love for social and enviro justice at SFU and beyond...
 

All SFU students are members and community members are welcome to become members by emailing sfpirg@sfu.ca for an application.

SFPIRG's Annual General Meeting
featuring hip hop performaces by Los Migrantes

When: Wednesday, February 9, 3-5:30pm
Where: Grad Lounge, Maggie Benston Centre (MBC) 2205, SFU Burnaby
Yummy [organic] refreshments and snacks will be provided.

Learn about what SFPIRG has been up to this past year as SFU's student-based resource centre for social and environmental justice and vote on important bylaw amendments!

FEATURING
Los Migrantes
Turnablist/producer DJ Su-Comandante & lyricist Stahz Grandson offer broken translations, mentored by stereos and reclaimed by community, Los Migrantes' sound is influenced by the routes. It is the grinding cadence of nomadic music, poetics and politics pushing the smooth of horizons.

Proposed Agenda
1. Welcome and Review of Meeting Rules
2. Introductions
3. Presentation and Adoption of the Agenda
4. Review and adoption of 2010 AGM Minutes
5. Ordinary Business
       i. Annual Report
      ii. Report from Auditor
      iii. Appointment of Auditor
6. Special Business
       i. Bylaw Amendments
             a. Membership
             b. Elections
             c. General Meetings
             d. Board of Directors
             e. Notice
             f. Staff
7. Adjournment
8. HIP HOP POETICS. Performances by Los Migrantes

Further details, including bylaw amendment proposals & backgrounder as well as audited financial statements: www.sfpirg.ca

All events are wheelchair accessible. Childcare and other subsidies available. For more info call 778-782-4360.

Facebook group: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2445942367#!/group.php?gid=2445942367&v=wall
Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/event.php?eid=148636498523556

Organizer:sfpirg@sfu.ca

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Comments

Awesome!!

SFPIRG is an integral part of social justice and equality in Vancouver/unceded coast salish territories.

I will be there!

Please show your support!

Namaste

Tami Starlight

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