There will be a conference call on Dec. 11 at 12:30 p.m. ET or 5:00 p.m. ET. Please be sure to let us know what time you will be joining us!
Some agenda items that will be discussed during Wednesday’s conference call are
- Midyear financials (Due Jan. 15)
- Upcoming events
- Bowl game information
- D & O insurance
Gina will be sending out an email this afternoon with additional conference call information.
Good morning Seminole Club leaders! We have a few announcements to share before we kick-off this holiday weekend!
Bus trip from Tallahassee to Gainesville: The FSU Alumni Association and Seminole Boosters have organized bus transportation to Gainesville this Saturday, Nov. 30. The buses are departing from Doak Campbell Stadium at 8:00 a.m. and will return immediately after the game to Tallahassee. To learn more and purchase bus tickets, visit https://one.fsu.edu/UFBusTrip.
ACC Championship Weekend: Join the FSU Alumni Association and Seminole Boosters at the official Florida State Seminoles’ pep rally at Whiskey River in Charlotte, N.C., on Dec. 7, from 6-8 p.m. before the ACC Football Championship game. There will be special appearances by the Marching Chiefs and the FSU Cheerleaders.
This event is free to attend for FSU Alumni Association members and Seminole Boosters (must show member card at the door); $5 for non-members. All proceeds benefit the Charlotte Seminole Club scholarship fund, supporting local students who choose to attend Florida State. Cash bar and full dining menu available.
Bus trip from Tallahassee to Charlotte, N.C.: Be there live in Charlotte, N.C. to see all the action! The FSU Alumni Association and Seminole Boosters have coordinated a bus trip to the ACC Championship Game. This trip includes round-trip transportation on charter buses from Tallahassee to and from Charlotte, North Carolina, a two night stay at Courtyard Charlotte City Center (5 minute walk to Whiskey River, FSU’s official party headquarters and 10 minute walk to Stadium) and VIP giveaways! Visit the Facebook event page for more information.
If you are traveling this Holiday, we wish you safe travels! We also hope that all of you have a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family and friends!
Seminole Club and Chapter Leaders,
Below is a list of Seminole Clubs and Chapters who have informed us that their club will be hosting an ACC Championship game watching party (the number next to their name indicates the number of venues).
If your club/chapter is not on this list, our website does not indicate that you are hosting a game watching party for the ACC Championship Game. Please let us know as soon as possible if that is not accurate. You can take a look at our Game Watching Party website for more information.
Atlanta Seminole Club (1)
Seminole Club of North Texas (1)
Windy City Seminole Club (1)
Sarasota Seminole Club (2)
Las Vegas Seminole Club (1)
Seminole Club of Polk County (1)
South Carolina Midlands Seminole Club (1)
Los Angeles Seminole Club (2)
Honolulu Seminole Chapter (1)
Southwest Ohio Seminole Club (1)
Brevard Seminole Club (1)
Middle Tennessee Seminole Club (1)
Charlottesville Seminole Club (1)
Palm Beach County Seminole Club (1)
South Carolina Seminole Club- Upstate (1)
Portland Seminole Chapter (2)
Seminole Club of Naples (1)
If your club is not on this list and you would like us to include it on our Game Watching Party website, please email email@example.com.
Thank you! Hope you have a great weekend & GO NOLES!
It’s official! The No. 2 Seminoles have claimed the Atlantic Division title and earned a spot in the ACC Championship game in Charlotte, NC. With the Dec. 7 kickoff just around the corner, the FSU Alumni Association will be sending eBlasts to help our Seminole Clubs spread the word about your ACC Championship Game Watching Parties (GWP). We intend to send the first round of eBlasts on Nov. 26, and a reminder eBlast on Dec. 4.
If your club will be hosting a GWP for the ACC Championship Game and you would like us to include it in the eBlasts, please send us all your information by THIS FRIDAY (Nov. 22) at 5 p.m. EST. If your details are different than previous GWP information you have given us, please submit a new GWP form with all of the necessary information. If your information is the same as what you have given us in the past, please simply confirm that your club will be hosting an event and that we should use the same details, by emailing Jessica Tanca at JTanca@fsu.edu.
Thank you and GO NOLES!
As most of you know, Homecoming celebrations have already started kicking off this week. We hope that you and your Seminole Club members can take part in the many Homecoming festivities still going on!
Friday, Nov. 15
- Homecoming Parade
Parade Route | 2 p.m.
Members of the Seminole and Tallahassee communities celebrate Florida State’s rich traditions in this annual event. Dozens of colorful parade floats will be led by the 2013 Homecoming Parade Grand Marshal Bobby Bowden, accompanied by members of the 1993 National Championship Seminoles Football Team. Hosted by the FSU Student Alumni Association. Free to attend. (Can’t be in Tallahassee for Homecoming? Take part in FSU’s Legendary Spirit by watching the live broadcast of the Homecoming Parade on Friday, Nov. 15, at 2 p.m. EST.)
- Pow Wow
Donald L. Tucker Civic Center | 6 p.m.
An evening of laughter and entertainment MC’d by the Voice of the Seminoles Gene Deckerhoff with headlining comedian Nick Offerman and Retta, performances by the FSU Marching Chiefs and FSU Cheerleaders and the crowning of the 2013 Homecoming Chief and Princess. Free for students with valid FSUID; general admissions starting at $24.
Saturday, Nov. 16
- All College Alumni Tailgate
President’s House | 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Enjoy food, live entertainment and fellowship with alumni and friends at this complimentary game day reception hosted by President and Mrs. Barron in their backyard. Parking is available at the Alumni Center with shuttle transportation to and from the stadium. Register online
For more information about events on campus, visit http://homecoming.fsu.edu/.
Seminole Club Leaders,
Thank you again to those who made it out to the 2013 FSU Clubbie Awards! For those who missed the event, please review the PDF version of the packet we distributed during the workshop session (clubbies_workshop). Be sure to also check out photos from the Clubbie Awards and the video during the on-field recognition. We look forward to seeing everyone again next year for the 2014 FSU Clubbie Awards!
In other news, Homecoming celebrations are already kicking off on campus – and you don’t have to be in Tallahassee to be a part of the fun! You can check out the live broadcast of the Homecoming parade next Friday (Nov. 15) at 2 p.m. ET.
Please remember to mark your calendars for the all-club conference calls on December 11, and be sure to let us know what time you will be joining in – 12:30 p.m. ET or 5:00 p.m. ET.
Additionally, don’t forget that the Club Leadership Conference is right around the corner. While a date has not been set for the Spring Game, we will get all the information regarding the Leadership Conference to you as soon as a date for the game is confirmed.
Thank you for all you do to make our FSU Clubs and Chapters the best in the nation!
Good afternoon Club leaders! Hopefully everyone is having a great week so far.
I wanted to let everyone know that we are working on our Game Watch Party eBlasts for the Syracuse/Homecoming game. This is just a friendly reminder that if anything needs to be updated on our Game Watching page, please make sure to let us know by tomorrow night. If you need to make any changes you can fill out this form and send it our way.
Thanks a bunch!
Thank you to all our wonderful Seminole Club Leaders for attending the FSU Clubbie awards on Friday! The FSU Alumni Association would like to give a big THANK YOU, to you and your wonderful clubs for all of your hard work and dedication throughout the year.
Congratulations to this year’s FSU Clubbie award winners!
- 1st place- Richmond Seminole Club
- 2nd place- Sarasota Seminole Club
- 3rd place- Seminole Club of North Texas
- 4th place- Martin County Seminole Club
Newly Chartered Clubs
- Chattanooga Seminole Club
- Gainesville Seminole Club
Unconquered Spirit Society
- Jessica Taggart – Atlanta Seminole Club
- Frank Maggio – Sarasota Seminole Club
- Bill Kidd – Seminole Club of Greater Orlando
- Gabe Kirkpatrick – Seminole Club of North Texas
- Caitrin Gladow – Greater New Orleans Seminole Club
Unconquered Spirit Society Award
- Tara Lehan – Richmond Seminole Club Past President
Best Game Watch Party
- Seminole Club of Greater Orlando
Best Seminole Service Day
Best Seminole Send-Off
Club of the Year
- Vires- Greater New Orleans Seminole Club
- Artes (Out of State)- Seminole Club of North Texas
- Artes (In State)- Sarasota Seminole Club
- Mores- Tampa Bay Seminole Club
Once again, congratulations to our Clubbie award winners! If you have any suggestions on how we can make this event even better next year, please feel free to let us know! We are looking forward to seeing everyone again at the 2014 FSU Clubbie Awards!
Have a great week!- Jessica
Good morning Club Leaders!
There are a lot of exciting events happening in Tallahassee this weekend!
This Friday we have the Seminole Club Seminar taking place at the FSU Alumni Association’s Rendina room from 1:30-3 p.m. We also have the FSU Clubbie Awards happening from 3-5 p.m. where we will be honoring our top Seminole Club & Seminole Club leaders. Then, don’t forget to join the FSU Alumni Association for food, fun and Seminole spirit at our Football Friday Open House from 5-7 p.m.
For those of you who haven’t been to Tallahassee in a while, there are a variety of other new things happening around town! Tallahassee’s Midtown area has a number of restaurants, bars and shops for you to explore and go unwind! Not to mention, 24 participating businesses located in the Midtown and Market Street area are donating a percentage of their Friday sales to Kidz1stFund. For more information about Kidz1stFund, check out their event flyer or take a look at their Facebook page. Club leaders- feel free to share this information with your fellow club members!
Last but not least… who could forget about one of the biggest games of the season?!? Come cheer on the No. 3 Seminoles as we take on the No. 7 Hurricanes this Saturday at 8 p.m. in Doak Campbell Stadium!
Looking forward to seeing everyone this weekend! Safe travels and GO NOLES! – Jessica
Hello there Seminole Club leaders!
Is it Friday yet!? Cause we can’t wait to celebrate our top Seminole Clubs and Seminole Club leaders at the 2013 FSU Clubbie Awards!
We have an afternoon chock-full of surprises to thank you for all the hard work you do for FSU! So if you’re a Seminole Club leader, don’t miss out on this event! There’s still time to register and get in on the action!
Oh, & one more thing…
Make sure to be on the lookout during halftime of the FSU vs. Miami game where the winners for Club of the Year will be honored with on-field recognition at Doak Campbell Stadium! We will also be recognizing all of our Seminole Clubs and thanking them on the War Board!
So come out and join us this Friday from 3- 5 p.m. as we celebrate you and your Seminole Club!
In Seminole Spirit- Jessica