Newsletter Week 8

Newsletter Semester Week 8

CSSA Times

Welcome to Week 8! RSS Webpage FB Email Email

In this weeks newsletter:
• Public CSSA Calendar
• Event proposal form
• New Facebook page

• A couple of events with Accenture ESA
• EGN - looking for consoles
• Regular Events

Exciting new CSSA services

CSSA Google Calendar Webpage

The CSSA now has a public google calendar. Add it to your own and make sure you never miss another CSSA event!


Event Proposal made Easy Webpage

The CSSA is always interested in helping our fantastic members run events. We can help you run your dream event or just help fund and promote it. If you have an idea you'd like us to have a look at, fill in this form.

Facebook Page Webpage

The CSSA now also has a facebook page to make it easier to find official CSSA notices. This will leave the CSSA group more open to discussion from its members.

Upcoming Events

Accenture and ESA BBQ Webpage FB

Accenture are hosting a BBQ for us. Come by and get some food before going to the Accenture talk at 14:00 (details directly below).

Time: Thursday 26th September, 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Engineering BBQ Area

Joint tech talk with Accenture and ESA FB

We will be having an Accenture Adventure Tech Talk, scheduled tentatively for the 26th of September with our lovely neighbours at the ESA.

Time: Thursday 26th September, 14:00 - 15:00
Location: Engineering Theatre, Engineering Building (32)

EGN (Updated) Webpage

The EGN committee are now looking for people to lend consoles, games and miscellaneous gaming items for Epic Games Night 6. If you wish to be one of these people, please complete the following form.

EGN has a theme: Halloween!

Time: Friday 25th October (end of week 12)

Save a place in your calendar or diary or even just write it on your whiteboard, because you definitely don't want to miss this night of boardgames, videogames, pizza and general fun!

Regular Events

This section is being added for steady events. Events which the CSSA is holding on a regular basis will appear here for the benefit of new members, or members looking for something to get involved in, while being separated for the convenience of regular readers.

Wednesday Night Board Games FB

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.

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

Other Events

Space & Sci-Fi Trivia Night (Ticket, Flyer)

Are you fascinated by space or a science fiction fan? Want to have fun and learn some more about the universe and humanity's (and popular culture's) quest to explore it? Here is your chance to test your knowledge of space and sci-fi trivia at the annual AIAA Space & Sci-Fi Trivia Night!

The United Nations declared World Space Week to celebrate space and commemorate the 1957 launch of Sputnik 1 and the 1967 signing of the Outer Space Treaty. This year also commemorates 50 years of women in space.

More information is on the flyer.

Time: Wednesday 9th October, 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Fellows Bar & Café, ANU University House
Price: $7 per person (Ticket)

CompCon Webpage FB

CompCon 2013 will be the inaugural national conference for students of Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology and related technology disciplines. CompCon is run by students, for students!

At CompCon you can explore new areas of the varied and diverse world of computing. You’ll get the opportunity to explore some areas of computer science that you don’t cover in the curriculum, with talks about leading-edge research and workshops introducing you to new programming languages and other interesting technical concepts!

Conference will be held at:
Time: Saturday - Monday, 28th - 30th September
Location: ANU

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