22 Sep 2016

September 22nd, 2016 Meeting Minutes

Notes taken by mobyte in emacs

27 people in attendance, including: pasportit, nospace, strongth, buttercup, cpg, sphinx, mobyte, mind

6:01 PM, On a Thursday, 2225 Kohrman Hall

Java Programming Workshop

  • Our mini-programming Java weekend event will be moved to another date.
  • In replacement for now, Dr. Kaminski will be holding a pizza and programming help hour for CS1 students.
    • This event will likely be on Saturday, October 15th at 2 PM.
    • strongth, twitch, stringy, nospace, kami, and chibi have offered to help.


  • DefCamp CTF will start on September 24th 3 PM and will end on September 25th at 3 PM.
    • See more information here: http://dctf.def.camp/.
  • H4ckIT CTF will be on September 23rd at 2 PM and will end on September 30th at 2 PM.
    • kessler has suggested getting some pizza around 6 PM.
    • See more information here: https://ctf.com.ua/.
  • Last week we participated in the CSAW CTF.
    • We came in 221st place out of around 1300 teams.
    • Thanks to everyone that came by to help out!

Job Opportunity

  • kyledad’s full-time position is opening up.
  • The job would consist of creating data scripts for the Geoscience Department at Western Michigan University.
  • Contact kyledad7 on IRC if you are interested or want more information.


  • nospace will have the first talk of the Fall 2016 semester next week after the meeting.
  • His topic will be about reversing a binary file.
  • If you would like to give a talk of your own, make sure to let nospace know.
    • He will have a sign up sheet soon.