Minutes March 28, 2016


March 28, 2016

Master’s Report

-Next week: Master’s Tea Tuesday, April 5th with Donald Verrilli, SY alum and 46th solicitor general of USA. Joint tea with Calhoun

-Several teas have been scheduled through April, last one on 28th – Giorgio Pasotti, Italian actor. He’s coming for the Italian department’s film festival, and has agreed to come for a tea as well.

-For next year, Master Near and Kyle have discussed having a tea committee, composed of students, as another way for people to connect with the SY community and help decide whom we bring to Saybrook.

SAC Report

-This is a BIG WEEK for Saybrook!

-Wednesday: El amigo Felix from 9-11 pm – sign up beforehand via link in email from Jack Barry.

-Saturday: Saybrook Semi at 116 crown!! 10pm-1am w/DJ (and open bar for 21+).

Start selling tickets Wednesday dinner, $5. Yes, you may get a ticket for and bring non-Saybrook friends!

Araba’s dinner report: one slice of pizza, plain

Community service: Check email from Aryssa Damron, titled “Service and Outreach Update”, for ways to get involved.

Bylaws: Did you know: the Housing Committee is not in the constitution.

Media: Send pictures of SY events/happenings to Leah Meyer!

Facilities: Gym is only partway through a massive and exciting renovation. Check out all the new cardio equipment, and keep an eye out for new weights coming soon.

Dining hall: pass on suggestions to Sarah Holder.


Jack Barry will be by the trashcans on Tuesday night during dinner for trash education.


-Sign up study break Tuesday night (Insomnia cookies!) for spring sports

-SPIKEBALL now an IM sport!

-From last meeting: Magda will withdraw if we don’t win.



The Master’s office used to be in the Master’s house until the 2001 renovations.

In the 1920s-30s, it wasn’t uncommon for Saybrugians to have pianos in their common rooms.


No one present

Treasurer’s report

$687 in rolling fund

Leah’s proposal for second SY potluck: $250


$437 remaining in rolling fund

Meeting adjourned.