CONSTITUTION OF THE AUGUSTANA CHESS CLUB

Article I: Name
The name of this club will be the Augustana Chess Club.

Article II. Purpose
The purpose of the Augustana Chess Club is to promote interest in chess and to increase appreciation of the game. The club will endeavor to provide members with opportunities for fellowship, self-improvement, and competition.

Article III: Membership
Membership is open to Augustana students, faculty, and staff; anyone wishing to become a member may do so by attending a meeting or joining the club e-mail list. No dues will be required. Article IV: Offices and election procedure

The club will have two co-presidents to be elected in the spring by a majority of members present.

Article V: Meetings
Meetings will occur weekly at a time and place to be determined by the officers.

Article VI: Advisor
The advisor to the Augustana Chess Club will be Professor Sam Ogdie.

Article VII. Amendment procedure
Amendments to the constitution may be proposed by any member of the organization and require a two-thirds vote of members present to be ratified.