Notes taken by Taylor in vim
10 people in attendance, including: nsmith, alu, presto, sweeney, taylor, spacedog, kahrl, dolphin, Khajiit Pai, aerospice
6:00 PM, On a Thursday, 2225 Kohrman Hall
- We have a minecraft server!
like and subscribe
- you can like and subscribe to our social media below.
- facebook [https://www.facebook.com/ccowmu]
- youtube [https://www.youtube.com/user/wmucclub]
- twitter [https://twitter.com/ccawmu]
- we are officially active now on social media and Alu is running it! ## classes to talk to
- MW 4:00 - 5:40 ROOD3396 36 students Qihai Liu
- we don't usually do R but think many CS students are in it.
- snackbutton will take this section.
- TR 12:00 - 1:40 ROOD3396 35 students Ian Kapenga
- i can talk to the Tuesday and Thursday section as I am in it.
- TR 11:30 - 12:45 D109 128 students Donna Kaminski
- dolphin will take CS1.
- we will have doctor Kaminski email fliers as they're 128 students in the class.
- CS 2
- TR 11:30 - 12:45 D212 21 students Zijiang James Yang
- dolphin will take this section.
- TR 5:30 - 6:45 D121 27 students Zijiang James Yang
- Spacedog will take this section.
- TR 1:00 - 2:15 C141 30 students sphinx
- Alu will take as she is in this class.
- TR 4:00 - 5:15 C124 18 students sphinx
- aerospice will take this one.
- Foundations of Computer Science
- MW 9:30 - 11:10 C141 27 students James D Nelson
- Alu will take that one.
- TR 9:30 - 11:10 C136 25 students Wassnaa Al-Mawee
- snackbutton wil take that one.
- Digital Logic
- TR 8:30 - 9:20 118 students D109 Dean Johnson
- snackbutton will take digital logic.
- the total is 465 students!
class talking points
- when talking to the classes, here are some possible talking points to bring up.
- don't bring lock picks up!
- we have soldering station.
- we have our own room. ## think about after meeting talks
- Alex wants to give some talks.
- helbaken wants to give a talk on go.
- we want a talk every week.
- no talk next week because of pizza.
- if you have an idea, please chat in officers.
- spacedog will make the talk schedule.
- the schedule is going to be available for all to edit.
vote on lamps
- Alu wants desk lamps.
- 4 desk lamps and 1 or 2 standing lamps.
- lamps got approved for purchase. ### vote on alex/hellbacon's 30/month tutoring cluster
- Alex wants club to do more tutoring/help.
- wants a digital ocean cluster which are minny servers to mess on.
- 3 node cluster costs $30/mo
- best place to learn is on a community server to mess things up.
- we could always cancel if it doesn't work. ### use of help room
- we are going to use the help room for all tutoring.
- help is slow where 1 or 2 people asking questions at a time.
- if you need help please ask in the help room!
Bot for new members
- able to initiate pms with the bot.
- the bot will send you a pm with new member information.
- we need to retain members.
- pizza will help.
- having projects to engage members like the gaming pc. ## part time job fair
- september 10 part time job fair in bernhard center.
- it goes from 3:00-6:00. ## engineering expo
- engineering expo is sept 25 at parkview.
University job resources
- if your not ready the university has good resources.
- there are also club members which can help you with your resume and cover letters.
get fliers up on walls
- we need to get fliers to advertise our pizza night next week.
- you have to get all fliers approved by WMU.
- spacedog will try to get them approved.
- we need them by the valley dorms and engineering house.
plans for the year
- allocated $1500 to build a new computer.
- new riot room will be created for this.
- this could be a friday project.
- almost like plan meetings were with a formal agenda.
- September is a game jam.
- game jam is sept 20.
- winner gets $50. ### review session
- possibly a big study session for cs1 or 2 in october or november.
- have a little plan inside room.
- we need to go back to the basics.
- maybe bring retro PC games back?
- aerospice could bring games from 2003
- no entry price, but have simple prizes.
- little plan passed.
new chairs and headsets
- we need new chairs and usb headsets.
- will vote next meeting.
go to one event/hackathon
- we need a dedicated group to go to Mhacks.
- hackathon is a programming contest where you make software in a short period of time.
- some people are not happy about no club dinners.
- have pizza once a month or more.
- we need to vote on dinner soon. ## pizza next week
- we have free pizza next week! ## other notes
- please register your devices on the wifi!
- this will make my life easier.
- the command is $office -r and mac address.