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Mon 16 Oct Newsletter

You better not be tired of us yet!

This week is freaking packed. We have tons of events for you to check out, so make sure you keep your eyes out (we even have a three-day long event! 👀) Consider checking out our first Loud and Proud social of the year! Or maybe listen to our first set of Lightning Talks (topics to be announced asap!). Make sure you pass by the Ada Lovelace Day celebration in collaboration with Warwick Maths and Statistics societies (there is free food, come on)! This is just a taste of all the amazing things we have planned this week, so scroll down and look at what you might be interested in :D

I hope you are all having an amazing week and don't get too stressed yet! Relax and enjoy the term :)

🥛 Milk Monday 🥛

🕔 Mon 16 Oct 10:30am - 11:30am 📍 DCS Atrium
𝚕𝚒𝚖𝚒𝚝𝚎𝚍 𝚖𝚒𝚕𝚔 𝚎𝚍𝚒𝚝𝚒𝚘𝚗

We realized that the milk wasn't nearly as popular last week, so we have decided to reduce the hours we are offering it. Get your free cup of milk for a limited amount of time this Monday!

🍝 Pub Meal 🍝

🕗 Mon 16 Oct 7pm - 9pm 📍 Dirty Duck
𝓭𝓾𝓬𝓴 𝓭𝓾𝓬𝓴 𝓭𝓾𝓬𝓴

If you saw the messages on Discord in our #socials channel, you would've seen that one of our exec wanted Phantom Coach; however, we do not stray from our traditions!

We will be meeting at the Dirty Duck for our weekly pub meal.

̶w̶e̶ ̶a̶r̶e̶ ̶s̶t̶i̶l̶l̶ ̶a̶f̶r̶a̶i̶d̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶j̶o̶e̶l̶ ̶t̶h̶o̶u̶g̶h̶ ̶b̶e̶c̶a̶u̶s̶e̶ ̶h̶e̶ ̶t̶h̶r̶e̶a̶t̶e̶n̶e̶d̶ ̶o̶u̶r̶ ̶s̶e̶r̶v̶e̶r̶s̶ ̶

𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰 𓅭 𓅰

🍵 Comp Cafe 🍵

🕑 Tue 17 Oct 5pm - 9pm 📍 CS0.06
𝕥𝕖𝕣𝕞 𝕚𝕤 𝕒𝕔𝕥𝕦𝕒𝕝𝕝𝕪 𝕤𝕥𝕒𝕣𝕥𝕚𝕟𝕘 𝕥𝕠 𝕘𝕖𝕥 𝕞𝕠𝕣𝕖 𝕕𝕚𝕗𝕗𝕚𝕔𝕦𝕝𝕥...

We have to made it to week three and assignments are starting to build up! You might be getting busier, so why not head on over to DCS and relax with some snacks and drinks, and we can answer any questions you have!

̶a̶l̶s̶o̶ ̶f̶r̶e̶e̶ ̶f̶o̶o̶d̶ ̶w̶h̶y̶ ̶n̶o̶t̶

🌈 Loud and Proud 🌈

🕔 Tue 17 Oct 7pm - 8pm 📍 Tbar ⇒ Copper Rooms
𝕔𝕠𝕞𝕡𝕦𝕥𝕖𝕣 𝕤𝕔𝕚𝕖𝕟𝕥𝕚𝕤𝕥𝕤 𝕞𝕒𝕪 𝕟𝕠𝕥 𝕓𝕖 𝕝𝕠𝕦𝕕, 𝕓𝕦𝕥 𝕨𝕖 𝕤𝕦𝕣𝕖 𝕒𝕤 𝕙𝕖𝕝𝕝 𝕒𝕣𝕖 𝕡𝕣𝕠𝕦𝕕

In UWCS, we welcome everyone and we encourage you to feel comfortable in your own skin! With this mindset, we will be attending our first Loud and Proud of the year.

If you'd like to celebrate inclusivity, banging tunes, and forget that we are more than a quarter into the term, then join us at Tbar before heading into Copper Rooms for Loud and Proud!

Don't forget to purchase your tickets on the SU website asap!

⚡ Lightning Talks ⚡

🕑 Wed 18 Oct 1pm - 2pm 📍 FAB0.08
Our first lightning talks for the year are here!

Listen to a series of short talks about anything and everything to do with computer sicence.

You can find out the specific topics and speakers on our Instagram or on our Discord server. We will be calling for volunteers in the future, so you might want to attend and see how it's done!

👩‍💻 Ada Lovelace Day 👩‍💻

🕑 Wed 18 Oct 2:30pm - 6:30pm 📍 MS.02
𝚠𝚎'𝚛𝚎 𝚌𝚎𝚕𝚎𝚋𝚛𝚊𝚝𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚝𝚑𝚘𝚜𝚎 𝚙𝚑𝚎𝚗𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚗𝚊𝚕 𝚠𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚗 𝚒𝚗 𝚂𝚃𝙴𝙼!

Yes, you heard that correctly! We are collaborating with the M͟a͟t͟h͟s͟ and S͟t͟a͟t͟i͟s͟t͟i͟c͟s͟ Societies to bring four incredible women who are breaking barriers and making waves in STEM. Don't miss out on this exciting event designed to inspire and uplift women in STEM. Take part in this amazing opportunity whilst enjoying free food and drinks!

📣 Da Vinci Derivatives Trading Workshop 📣

🕑 Thu 19 Oct 5pm - 8pm 📍 FAB6.02
Interested in the idea of working for a trading firm? Or looking to make some coin 🪙 ?

Da Vinci Derivatives is specifically looking for 3rd year (and beyond) Computer Science students to attend and participate in their upcoming on-campus event!

Don't miss out on this great opportunity to meet some recruiters and discuss the realities of entering the trading indudstry (whilst also having some free pizza! 🍕)

🐍 xSoc Python Course 🐍

🕑 Thu 19 Oct 7pm - 9pm 📍 LIB2
𝚢𝚘𝚞 𝚌𝚊𝚗 𝚗𝚎𝚟𝚎𝚛 𝚑𝚊𝚟𝚎 𝚝𝚘𝚘 𝚖𝚞𝚌𝚑 𝚙𝚢𝚝𝚑𝚘𝚗 𝚒𝚐 ¯_(ツ)_/¯

Come to a beginner-friendly course, in collaboration with Warwick AI and Code Soc. There will be an opportunity to learn some valuable coding skills that companies would love to see!

We completed the second week, so this is a continuation of some of the skills you began in the last two weeks. All labs and documents can be found here.

🎮 LAN 🎮

🕑 Fri 20 Oct 7pm - Sun 22 Oct 9pm 📍 DCS Atrium ⇒ LIB2
Our first LAN of the year! For freshers, you are about to discover what LAN is. For everyone else, it is time to prepare for a weekend of gaming and fun events (all planned by our gaming coordinators ofc).

In summary: it is like FNG but bigger, longer, and better!

(we don't discredit FNG though of course, we still love it)

We will be starting in the DCS Atrium and moving to LIB2 Saturday morning.

🔑 IBM Hackathon with Imperial 🔑

🕑 Sat 20 Oct 10am - Sun 21 Oct 10am 📍 Online
We're joining Imperial to do the IBM Hackathon come along and have fun!

All information about the hackathon can be found here.

Best of luck to everyone participating! :)

it is a packed week but we are pushing through

i hope everyone has an amazing week and is taking care of themselves :)

also i do need to say a big fat thank you to oliver (publicity officer) for providing me with the great newsletter titles (he deserves all the credit) ~ serene <3