Student Orgs

Big Hill Farm

Student Organization Name
Big Hill Farm
Type
Special Interest
Statement Of Purpose/ Mission
The purpose of The Big Hill Farm shall be to provide a model for organic and sustainable farming on the Gustavus campus and to encourage and facilitate discussion around topics of food and sustainability on campus.
Constitution
Constitution of The Big Hill Farm ARTICLE I: NAME The name of this organization shall be The Big Hill Farm. ARTICLE II: PURPOSE The purpose of The Big Hill Farm shall be to provide a model for organic and sustainable farming on the Gustavus campus and to encourage and facilitate discussion around topics of food and sustainability on campus. ARTICLE III: MEMBERSHIP Section 1: Membership in this organization requires submission of an application and acceptance of that application by the existing Farm Interns in the spring preceding the summer the applicant desires to work. Section 2: The only category of membership for The Big Hill Farm is Farm Intern. All Farmers share equally the responsibilities of preparation, maintenance, and harvest at The Big Hill Farm. Section 3: Members/Interns for The BHF must be in good academic standing with Gustavus Adolphus College and abide by College policies as a condition for continuing membership. ARTICLE IV: FINANCES Section 1: Funds for The Big Hill Farm come from funding from the Environmental Studies Department of Gustavus, and from Sales of Produce during each harvest season. Section 2: Potential fundraiser events include: Fall Fest, Crafts events (such as painting Birdhouse Gourds in a Co-Sponsorship with the Campus Activities Board) ARTICLE V: BY-LAWS Section 1: By-laws may be established by any of the BHF Interns or the BHF advisor at any time. Section 2: A proposed by-law cannot be enacted until all current members have had their input and opinion heard or made known. Section 2: All members in good standing are eligible to vote on a proposed by-law, but must be present at the meeting to do so. A consensus vote is needed to allow the by-law to pass. Date of Ratification: 9.18.12
Affiliations
Local
Application Type
apply
Website
www.bighillfarm.wordpress.com
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/bighillfarm
Members
RoleOrganization TitleFull NameE-mail
AdvisorBig Hill FarmJames Dontjejdontje@gustavus.edu
PresidentBig Hill FarmSamuel Warburtonswarburt@gustavus.edu
PresidentBig Hill FarmShelby Gamachesgamache@gustavus.edu
SecretaryBig Hill FarmJ Buckleyjbuckley@gustavus.edu
TreasurerBig Hill FarmJustin Bruenerjbruener@gustavus.edu
Risk ManagerBig Hill FarmJustin Bruenerjbruener@gustavus.edu
MemberBig Hill FarmGreg Wiessner
MemberBig Hill FarmRenee Hoppe

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