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This will be a short email, mostly to remind you about some events coming up and to relay some information and data from the last meeting. Look out for the next Newsletter
Meetings will be every other Friday(unless there is an event scheduled at the time). The next meeting will be on October 2nd, at 12:30pm, Room H240. Keep an eye on the Newsletter for any changes.
BBQ (Requested Items)
drinks, utensils, Footballs/Soccer balls/Frisbees, portable speakers, games, and other things)(We ask you bring something, be it one of the things listed, or something else. Put what you are bringing in the spreadsheet that is linked so we don't get any duplicates.)
Location: Leadbetter Beach (circled below)
Come join the CS Club for our first BBQ this semester!
This Friday at 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Facebook Event Page Here.
Feel free to invite your friends!
We are inviting alumni of the club, as well as some chill people in the industry to come and hang out and share their experiences and knowledge with us!
(author of Cydia, the Alternative IOS App Store and part-time professor at UCSB and all around celebrity) will be joining us!
Check out his Wikipedia Page.
T-Shirt Design Contest
Winner gets a free shirt with their design on it as well as having their design be on our official club shirt! Winner will be announced on October 2nd, same day that the designs are due.
You are Invited to these Career Center Events:
(The following was taken from a Career Center email)
Exploring Careers in the Computer Field
Computer Science in collaboration with Computer Network Engineering & Electronics & Computer Information Systems
Wednesday, September 30
Create a Great Resume & Cover Letter
(emphasis on Tech/STEM Jobs, but come for all resume types)
Thursday, September 24
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m
How to Get an Internship
Where: SBCC Career Center,
Student Services #282
When: Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory Open House 2015
Oct 10 at 9:00am to Oct 11 at 4:00pm
**We are setting up some free transportation provided by the school. We will only be going on the 10th, and leaving later that day. Stay tuned to the Newsletter for more information.**
*If you want a ride down to Pasadena with the club, we ask that you please tell us so we can organize for it.*
Free and open to everyone!
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, invites the public to our annual Open House on October 10-11, 2015. The event takes visitors on a “ride” through the wonders of space. Highlights include a life-size model of the Curiosity Mars rover; demonstrations from numerous space missions; JPL’s machine shop, where robotic spacecraft parts are built; and the Microdevices Lab, where engineers and scientists use tiny technology to revolutionize space exploration.
(Taken from the JPL FB Event page)
Facebook Event Page Here
Thursday, Oct 1st @ 3:30pm.
Great for Intro/Review
Receive lots of resources on Python
The rankings of the workshops (taken from the survey we passed around last meeting) are as follows:
3rd. Arduino and Beginning C++
5th. Beginng Java, Beginning Unity, Networking
6th. Useful Software Exposition
7th. 3D Modeling, Intermediate Python
8th. Beginning Python
9th. Beginning Game Development, Video Editing
10th. Beginning Unreal Engine 4
11th. Computer Maintenance
12th. Intermediate Java, Computer Building
13th. Intermediate Unity, Intermediate C++, Intermediate Unreal Engine 4, Photoshop
14th. Field Programmable Gate Array
Some workhop ideas added by members:
We are looking for people skilled in these areas to help run and organize material for these workshops.
If you have a suggestion for a workshop, reply to this email.
Stay tuned for the announcement of the time and dates of these workshops.
****IF YOU HAVE ANY CONNECTIONS THAT COULD BENEFIT THE CLUB, BY PROVIDING GUEST SPEAKERS OR FIELD TRIPS OR OTHER OPPORTUNITIES, OR IF YOU WANT TO CONTRIBUTE TO SOME OF THE CONTENT FOR MEETINGS, PLEASE REPLY TO THIS EMAIL OR TALK TO ONE OF OUR OFFICERS.****
Let's make this the best semester ever!
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