Moving into March - Term 2 Week 8 NewsletterMon 28 Feb Newsletter
Just three weeks left until the Easter break now, and the newly elected Exec will be taking over soon - check out this newsletter for more info!
Hello everyone! It's the final stretch to the end of term now, and not long until the new Exec take up their positions - check out what we've got coming up this week!
🗳️ AGM - Election Results
Thank you to everyone who voted in our elections recently! The results were published a few days ago, and our incoming Exec members are as follows:
- President: Keegan Rimmington
- Academic Coordinator: Samuel Chee and Max McIntyre
- Gaming Coordinator: Laurence, Constantinos and Jacob
- Secretary: Owen Connors
- Treasurer: Joey Harrison and Alex Furmston
- Social Secretary: Mat, Skiros and Alphex
- Women's Officer: Jenny Hutchins and Preya Thaka
- Tech Officer: Adam, Felix and Skiros
Congratulations to all those elected! In addition, here are the results of the motions that were voted on (note quorum was not met for the constitutionally changing motions, but we will be speaking to the SU about moving forward with them):
- Motion to Add Shared Positions: 41/4 (1)
- Motion to Add a Publicity Officer: 39/1 (6)
- Motion to Recategorize Officers: 41/2 (4)
- Motion to Add a Freshers' Representative: 40/4 (2)
- Motion to Rebrand Women's Officer: 38/4 (7)
- Motion to Archive the Exec Server: 34/11 (1)
🎮 Friday Night Gaming
[Week 8] Friday 4th Mar, 7pm-12am, Department of Computer Science
Come join us in the ground floor of DCS, as we kick our feet up and relax by playing some games. We'll be putting out our range of consoles, and Steam is up and running for you to use your library, but we also have our very own GamingGet software where you can download and play a bunch of DRM-Free games, no login required. We now have a second switch available, and to top it all off, we'll have VR available too!
( As this event is in-person, we ask that you follow the safety precautions outlined at https://uwcs.co.uk/covid-19/ )
🍻 Leamington Spa Pub Crawl x Minecraft Society
[Week 8] Saturday 5th Mar, 6pm-Late, Campus and Leamington Spa
In collaboration with Minecraft Society, we will be running another pub crawl in Leamington Spa this Saturday! We'll be starting off on campus at the Dirty Duck, and making our way down to Leamington later in the evening - our full plan is as follows:
- 18:00 - ~19:00: Dirty Duck
- 19:00 - ~20:00: Terrace Bar
- 20:04 U1 bus or 20:10 11 bus from University Interchange to Leamington (Upper Parade)
- 20:30 - ~21:25: The Clarendon
- 21:30 - ~22:00: The Copper Pot
- 22:00 - ~22:30: The Neighbourhood
- 22:30 - ~23:30: Benjamin Satchwell (Spoons)
- 23:30 - ~00:00: Old Library [Optional]
- 00:00 - ~01:00: TJ's Bar & Grill
- 01:00 - Late: Kelsey's Live
For those on campus, Stagecoach run a late night bus back to campus with the last bus departing at 0310 from the Parish Church stand. The last bus back to central Coventry will be the 0045 11 from the Crown Hotel stand.
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