PSI CHI Calendar - Important Dates
|August||Faculty Advisor requests email addresses, for all psych majors (including double majors) (3, 4, 5, 6, 7+) who have a CUM GPA of 3.00 - selects those with 3.33 or above in psychology (who have completed 9 credits in psych). Reserves room for induction.|
|September - early||Dr. Morgan calls
a meeting of officers
- Officers choose a regular meeting time - at least once every two weeks
- Officers prepare and send invitations to join and deadline for receiving applications/checks in time to receive certificates from the national office by induction - allow at least 2 weeks.
-Officers plan induction activities.
|September - early||Psi Chi officers
call meeting of membership (including those who are
being invited to join)
- decide on Fall and Spring service projects
- meeting periods for the whole club
- any additional Fall programming
Sample survey of membership from Psi Chi
|October - (FIRST WEDNESDAY of October)||Social Science Graduate School Workshop - Psi Chi members help with logistics|
|SECOND Wednesday of OCT.||Psi Chi Induction - ALL officers|
|DEC 1||DEADLINE for members re: ordering cords/medallions for FALL commencement (money to Psi Chi - Psi Chi orders)|
|February - early||Officers meet
and plan for Spring service project and any Spring
programming - speakers, etc.
|Fun activity (game night?) students with Faculty|
|MAY 1||DEADLINE for members re: ordering cords/medallions for SPRING commencement (money to Psi Chi - Psi Chi orders)|
|May - mid||President (new) works with Dr. Morgan to submit materials to become a model chapter.|
http://www.psichi.org and the Chapter Handbook includes a detailed description of the duties and responsibilities of chapter officers, suggestions for chapter projects, ideas for fundraisers, etc.
UW-L past ideas: career speakers, fundraisers, service projects, GRE prep, movies.