First General Body Meeting (02/06/2013)

Welcome back everyone!

Our first meeting of the year and semester was held in Taylor G and started at 9:10pm.

Andrea gave an overview of OIG’s schedule for the semester. She gave a summary of intended events and trips that OIG is planning for the semester.

Alisha gave a brief overview of investing. She talked about the meaning and importance of investing, the concept of compounding, types of instruments that we could invest it, and portfolios and diversification.

We watched an episode of Shark Tank to get an idea of real world investing and entrepreneurship.

Dingwei gave us a market update.

Yiwen pitched a stock: Ellie Mae Inc. and we will be looking further into it.

The meeting ended at 10:10pm.