03 Nov 2016

November 3rd, 2016 Meeting Minutes

Notes taken by mobyte in emacs

21 people in attendance, including: nospace, pasportit, stringy, mobyte, ohaimark, strongth, kami

6:02 PM, On a Thursday, 2225 Kohrman Hall

IBM Workshop

  • Next week there will be an IoT Workshop presented by IBM.
  • It will be involve Bluemix, creating a sample IoT app, experimenting with IBM’s services, and many other activities.
  • The workshop will be from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Wednesday, November 9th in the Chemistry Building 1220.


  • PLAN is happening this semester on November 12th at the Parkview campus.
  • Volunteers are needed to run tournaments. The following people have volunteered:
    • stringy, nospace, mobyte, tank, sans, strongth.
  • If you would like to help or volunteer your time, tell us in the #plan channel on IRC.

New Server

  • Previously owned by Game Inventors Club, we now own the Jazz server.
  • This is a powerful server that we can use for many projects.
  • To see more information, go here: http://worf.co/QvQAA.

Game Design

  • strongth found a group of people with an interest in developing games.
  • If you would like to see more information about their group, check here: https://www.meetup.com/Kalamazoo-Indie-Game-Development/.


  • A person named Charles came to Computer Club today to ask for help.
  • He works with the WMU Student Media Group (Western Harold, WIDR).
  • They want to launch broncobroadcasting.net, a website using WordPress.
  • He is looking for help on basic configuration or customization for his website.
  • He is offering advertising space for Computer Club in exchange for help.
  • If you think you can help, email charles.b51.clark@wmich.edu.

Potential Events

  • Introduction to Android Development.
  • Python bot by stringy for new developers.
  • If you have any ideas for events you want to see Computer Club do, let us know in the #officers channel.