Newsletter Week 4 - 2015

Newsletter Week 4!


  • News
    • EGN Poster Designer
  • Events
    • BBQ (Friday)
    • Ordinary General Meeting
  • Other News
    • ANU Careers Events
    • Canberra’s graduate job fair
    • Women’s Legal Centre Web Designer
    • SMS Management & Technology
    • Accountability International
  • Regular Events
    • Wednesday Night Board Games


EGN Poster Designer

The ANU Computer Science Students Association is looking to hire someone to design a poster for Epic Games Night 9. The pay is $200 and the deadline is the 26th of April. Please contact with your previous graphics design experience if you want to find out more and apply.


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CSSA is running a BBQ on Friday at 11!

Tell your friends and come enjoy some free food!

Time: Friday, 13th March 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
Location: CSIT BBQ Area (NW Corner of CSIT)

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The ANU Computer Science Students Association is calling its first Ordinary General Meeting for 2015!
This is an opportunity to discuss what the CSSA has been doing and for members to propose ideas and changes.
We are also looking to discuss changes to Committee and Common Room Subcommittee structures as well as the new Common Room Code of Conduct.

Please submit your topics for discussion and motions to the secretary (

Light refreshments will be provided.

Time: Thursday, 2nd April 2015, 12:00 (universal lunch hour)
Location: CSIT N101

Other News

ANU Careers Events

Dress for Success with Eduardo Xavier
Tips for choosing corporate wear and presenting a professional image
Tue 17 Mar - Midday – 1pm
Student Hub @ Union Court

Interview Skills
Wed 25 March - 11am – midday
Student Hub @ Union Court

Canberra’s graduate job fair

Tertiary to Work is Canberra’s biggest job fair – come along and meet your future employer!

The event is a collaboration of ANU, UC and ACU Careers Services and features over 50 employers recruiting from a wide range of disciplines.

Time: Friday, 13th March 2015, 11:00 - 15:00
Location: National Convention Centre, Constitution Avenue, Canberra

Free Busses: A free shuttle bus will operate on the day of the event, departing Union Court. First bus departs campus at 10.30am, then half hourly until 2.00pm. Students with mobility considerations, please contact the Careers Centre for alternate transport options

Fantastic prizes will be drawn at the event!
Student Passport – an IPAD will be won every hour starting at midday!
Plus additional prizes at the workshop sessions and for completing the student survey.
Entries will be available at the event.

For more info, click here
Questions? Please contact ANU Careers Centre

Women’s Legal Centre (ACT) is looking for a web design volunteer!

You will be involved in transferring the site to a Wordpress platform, and designing the new website.

Required skills: Prior experience working transferring websites between IP hosts, registrars, and servers. Experience designing websites. Further web tech skills are a benefit.

Time: We require you to attend our office one day per week for a minimum of four weeks, unless the project is completed earlier. There is possibility of extension at the agreement of both parties.

Benefits to you: You will gain further experience in web site management. You will learn more about the needs of small organisations. You will support a very important community organisation. Due to funding limitations, the role is unpaid.

Benefits to the community: The project is critical to ensuring that many women are able to easily and safely seek legal help. Your work will also enable us to improve community support for the centre, which is critical to its provision of services.

To apply: Please submit your 1 page application, along with a CV, by 9am Thurs 12 March 2015. Any applications and enquiries should be sent to with the subject line ‘WLC Web Volunteer’.

SMS Management & Technology

Are you graduating at the end of this year? Are you looking for a graduate position?

SMS Management & Technology SMS is an ASX listed, leading professional services firm that specialises in improving operational performance and IT delivery. Applications are now open to join their Graduate Consultant Program in February 2015.

SMS clients make up more than 85% of the ASX Top 20 and come from a broad range of industry sectors including state and Federal Government departments, large financial institutions, not-for-profit organisations and blue-chip corporations. Over 25 years we have earned an enviable reputation for our innovative approach to solving complex business problems and delivering results for high profile organisations in Australia and internationally. When you join SMS as a graduate you will work as a consultant from day one, supported in your work and professional development with the best training and mentoring from the field’s thought leaders.

For more information or to submit your application download the mobile app sms grad app or click on the link

Accountability International

Accountability International is looking freelance consultants and volunteers in the following fields.

Accountability International is a non-partisan, non-government organization (NGO) based in Canberra, Australia. It was created in 2014 by a group of committed students from different countries around the world, and with the support of like-minded friends, scholars and professors, those who wished to join together to create global social capital; to improve accountability around the world - especially in developing countries.

Currently, AI is operating activities in Australia and Cambodia. AI is looking for freelance consultants and volunteers in the following fields:

  1. Information technology
  2. Monitoring and Evaluation
  3. Project/program management
  4. Law
  5. Policy development
  6. International Relations
  7. Business Administration
  8. Marketing strategies
  9. Public relation
  10. Accounting and financial management
  11. Human resource management
  12. Youth and Gender empowerment
  13. Good governance, democracy, the rule of law, human rights,
  14. Post conflict development expert.
  15. Auditing
  16. Writing project proposals.

If you are interested, please send a letter of your interest in with a specific positon and CV to this email:

Regular Events

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Take a Ticket to Ride and Come Settle in our Dominion at CSSA board games night! CSSA board games night is Articulate. Other board game nights are Absolute Balderdash.

Check the Facebook Page to catch up on latest changes.

Time: Wednesdays, 19:00 - Late
Location: CSIT N101

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