29 Mar 2018

March 29th, 2018 Meeting Minutes

Notes taken by cookie in vim

19 people in attendance, including: Kahrl, Zurek, fidget, dolphin, leech, spacedog, cookie, sgt, tank, taco, sans, taylor, jpenn

6:00 PM, On a Thursday, 2225 Kohrman Hall

Dr. Kaminski for Commendation

  • Dr. Carr would like to see that Dr. Kaminski receive the Distinguish Teacher Award this year.

  • To put your vote forward for the Distinguished Teacher Award talk to kahrl for the link.

CS Scholarship Dollars

  • There is unclaimed CS scholarship money that has not yet been claimed this year.

  • If you are interested in these scholarships first check your WMU email. If you are having trouble finding the messages let someone know in officers.

Opportunities in Coding

  • There is an opportunity for a summer coding boot camp. If you are interested talk to kahrl.

  • codepath.org has a 12 week white board style interview course that takes place this summer and would be beneficial to those looking for jobs in the industry .

  • BonzAI brawl is taking place Saturday April 7th

BonzAI Brawl

  • During the second weekend in April, MTU will be putting on an AI development competition.

  • This a basic AI competition that would be easy enough for all levels of programming knowledge.

  • The idea is for us to just compete remotely from our campus and digitally submit our work.

  • Dr. Carr would like us to get 4-5 teams of 2-3 people together so that we can setup a competition environment here.

  • The BonzAI API is java and that would be the main programming language for the competition.

  • For more information on BonzAI Brawl click here!

  • DrewR will setup a Screeps Server to help us prepare for BonzAI Brawl

Officer Election

  • Nominations for officer elections are next week at meeting.

  • Two weeks from now will be the elections themselves

  • Stringy will be running the voting system again

  • Elected positions are Pres, VP, secretary, Treasurer, VP of Finance.